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DS Not turning on - both screens flash

I haven't used my DS in about two weeks, but I planned on playing this evening so I plugged it into my charger this morning. I just picked up the DS, flipped the power switch and shortly thereafter both screens flashed white then the unit turns off. I don't get a green power light, just a red light. I've tried this with no games plugged in, not plugged into the charger and I get the same result. Any suggestions on how I can get this baby going again?

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  • Andrew Shaffer Sep 05, 2009

    I did the battery reset/reseating and just tested the unit without the battery in and got the same results. The battery is in fine shape, though.

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Try this if you haven't yet.Take the battery out,read the voltage with a meter,If low your charger is not working.Also if no meter try reinstall batery.Good Luck. DS's are unpredictable,you could not touch it for another month and it will work.

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