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Charging problem why do I have to unplug my battery to my ereader to find out how much it has charged? Ever since I had to get a new charger I have been having this issue

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  • Colleen Cashmore
    Colleen Cashmore Oct 22, 2013

    I have been having this issue with my kobo ereader since my original wall charger broke. I had to buy a replacement charger and ever since I have to reset my battery every time I charge it. once I have reset the battery it will show how much charge I have, but than I need to reset everything in my ereader..

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