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Doesn't turn on-tried everything-hard-soft reset

im charging the ipaq but the orange charging light doesnt even turn on.
tried hard and soft reset!
helllp plz

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  • Susieboo89 Dec 03, 2007

    yes im having same problem, got a new battery and was told a T5 screwdriver would fit but it didnt, anyone know the correct size?

  • laeschbach Jun 30, 2008

    same problem, will not recharge, no lights come on showing its charging, changed battery and still no charge.

  • sasoriipaq Oct 01, 2008

    it just happened to me when i tried to use an emulator now it wont even charge please if anyone knows the answer HELP

  • Desi man Oct 28, 2008




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Did you try replacing the battery?

Posted on Dec 03, 2007


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Have u presses the button on the bottomon the left the reset one like a really small hole?

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Im download app into my hp ipaq,then it hang/ not running like usual..

Hi there,
For hanging/Jam problem, few factors can be involved, First of all you have to check, how much space is being left in phone memory after installing particular applications, To check the settings, Go to settings, Memory,
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Try resetting the device while hold down the End Key for few seconds, when the phone is switched off take off battery for few minutes, then try putting the battery again, It will clear the memory used by the softwares,
CAUTION: Make sure to close all running applications before performing a soft reset, since a soft reset erases all unsaved data in such applications.

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Hard reset will restore your Ipaq to factory default settings, Perform a factory or hard reset when there is a need to clear all settings, programs, and data from the RAM.
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  2. Then hold down the center of the 4-Way Navigation key and turn on the iPAQ again while continuing to do so

    3. A confirmation screen opens asking whether you want to perform a hard reset or not. SelectYes . The iPAQ will reboot with its original factory settings.
NOTE: The applications and data present on your iPAQ before performing the hard reset can be reinstalled by synchronizing your iPAQ with a computer using ActiveSync/WMDC (Windows Mobile Device Center). bilalseham_6.jpg

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