Question about Apple iPhone Smartphone
Yep, i have a similiar problem....this morning,my iphone 3g shut off on me, the battery wasnt dead...it wont turn on....i see the apple logo when i plug in my phone, but it fades away....after trying all day, about 3 times i got the phone to turn on, but it displays the wrong date and time, and says my sim card isnt in there.....and it is!!!.
does this mean i hafta get a new phone...???...geesh, i hope not!!
Try these resets:
Download the latest iTunes to your computer and reset the iPhone. Then re-sync it.
To reset iPhone, press and hold the Sleep/Wake button and the Home button at the same time for at least 10 seconds. During this time, a red "power off" slider may appear and the screen may go black, but do not release Sleep/Wake and Home buttons until the Apple logo appears.
If iPhone won't turn on, or the display freezes or doesn't respond
1. Remove Sim Card
2. Hold in 'Home' button and 'On/Off' button together until Apple logo appears
3. Replace Sim Card
4. Hold in 'Home' button and 'On/Off' button together until normal phone screen appears.
Also, Try this:
1.) Shut down the iPhone 3G.
2.) Start up iTunes
3.) Hold down HOME button on the iPhone 3G
4.) While keeping the HOME button depressed, plug in the Sync cable
5.) A message will pop up to ask if you want to reset.
6.) Just click YES and the reset process should start.
Click on this link or copy and paste the complete link into your browser.
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Posted on Jul 24, 2009
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