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Cell phone reading invalid battery when i try to charge it

My motorola tracfone c139 says invalid battery when i try to charge it. Does that mean a problem with battery or charger?

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  • Anonymous Dec 21, 2008

    help.........

  • billp21 Jan 13, 2009

    I have a C139 Tracfone and the battery recently died.



    When I tried to charge it I got an "Invalid Battery" message.



    I tried another battery of the same type but I still keep getting an "Invalid Battery" message.



    Any help would be greatly appreciated!

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SOURCE: How do I get my voicemail from another phone?

You should be able to call your cell from a landline, then press either # or * then enter your PIN. Most cell services are that way.
Never it tried with tracfone, but it should work.

Posted on Mar 07, 2008

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SOURCE: American Tracfone Motorola C139 in Europe

I suspect that we are talking at cross purposes. Each SIm has the facility to lock/unlock; that is a security feature. Airtime providers also lock their phones, though, and that - I fear - is what you have here.

Which country are you in and which Airtime provider's SIM have you purchased? Has the SIM been activated?

I have dealt with most UK Airtime providers, Vodafone in Italy, Greece and Cyprus, plus Movistar in Spain.

Posted on May 20, 2008

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SOURCE: beeps while talking

Sure. Use the Menu key to naivigate to the Settings Menu.
Go to the In-Call Setup and select it.
Under In-Call Timer go to Beep and turn it off!

Voila!

Posted on Jun 03, 2008

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SOURCE: setting up my voicemail on my Motorola C139 TracFone

Elementary, just as you would in any other phone, just dial your number, and the phone will talk you through on setting up your voicemail.

Posted on Jun 18, 2008

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SOURCE: how to unlock the motorola c139

Press the "Menu" button and then the asterisk "*" in quick succession.

Pressing these same two buttons again will lock the phone.

(Note: the "Menu" button is the button in the center of the up, down, left, and right arrows. The asterisk "*" button is on the bottom left of the keypad.)

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