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Battery discharges instantly

A group of us received these from our company years back and 50% of us have a reoccurring intermittent problem. We charge our batteries and at some point (sometimes as soon as an hour after) the battery charge drops from where ever it is at that moment immediately to 0V. Changing the battery for a new one does not help.
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  • toshiba e330 Nov 26, 2007

    Toshiba e330

    When i putthe toshiba intothecradle the display works and all items work correctly. Theinstant i take the ppc out of the cradle there is no display. It is as iff the battery is not being charged. Any ideas on quick fixes?

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If the LCD/Display is left on all the time, I can see that it would discharge quickly.Check any settings that have to do with power usage (LCD on time, etc)

I would change the battery still with a known good one. I suppose it is possible that the phone itself has a problem where the battery management/power management IC is haywire. Easist solution is to replace the phone.

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