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Gigabeat will not turn on

My gigabeat just stopped working, i plugged it into charge thinking it would turn on then, but it said something about needing to be repaired.I tried it a few other times,but not it will not turn on at all.Is there any way i could get it back on?

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Re: gigabeat will not turn on

I had similar problem, I turned the unit on and non of the buttons worked. I open the top cover off and found that the battery swelled up and bacically it holding the touch pad constantly. I left the cover off and it function normally, to put the cover back on the problem comes back. Need to replace the battery!!!!

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Re: gigabeat will not turn on

I had the exact same problem Allii366, and it turns out all I had to do was reset the battery switch, and it accepted being charged again.

I hope this helps man.

Posted on Oct 24, 2007

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