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Toshiba Gigabeat wont charge or turn on

The gigabeat was working fine then i turned it off and tried to hook it up to a different charger than the toshiba but it was of the same voltage and it woiuld not charge then i tried to charge it with the toshiba charger and it wouldn't charge. So now then gigabeat wont charge/ turn on or anything.

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Re: Toshiba Gigabeat wont charge or turn on

There is a smill switch on bottom, you need a paper clip switch it off and on a few times.

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My Toshiba Gigabeat won't work!

This happens when the Gigabeat battery is run down too far. The only hope is to charge it with the AC charger.

If you don't have one, you can probably get something adequate. The standard adaptor is p/n ADP-15HH, 5V 3A output, center positive, take the unit with you and match the connector - I don't have a useful ruler handy.

If you do not have or cannot get an adaptor, try plugging the device into a USB port and wait at least a day, no kidding. If you can get the port to kick in fir high current, it may come back to life. My Ubuntu box has done it once, as a test.

You can only avoid this by charging the Gigabeat before it runs down too much. This is the real weakness of the Gigabeat, IMHO. That and the problems they get losing the firmware, but that's another topic.

You can sometimes find chargers on eBay, but you will have to pay a little...

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