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Iphone wont charge or sync!

My iphone has suddenly decided to stop charging and syncing. Unfortunatly this was not helped by me dropping it down a flight of stairs! The phone is second hand so no warranty and its unblocked. I have tried to reboot it restart it etc but no joy. When plugged into the charger and usb port it just doesnt do a thing, no icons no nothing! I have left it on charge for hours...still nothing. i have run the battery down so its dead, just need some ideas on what to do please!!

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If you can turn on your phon at all I would do one of two things......but first if you have ever synced your phone check to see what the date of your last back up is. If that is current enough for your requirements then you can either do a reinstall of everything (including the phone's software), use reset all selection that is in the menus under the settings icon, but first just do the simple reset(don't remember name)but it is described as a partial reset removing only some settings/data.

I am not sure if you have to be a subscriber on the Apple site but they also have live "chat support" with Iphone techs . You can find that option on the Apple site in the Iphone support sub-menus and possibly the "mobile me" menu also. The last time I used the tech chat there was no charge and I don't remember them asking much about my phone.

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