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Unauthorized charger Phone had run down completely and shut off due to low battery. Plugged in to car charger on the way home, it was charging. Unplugged it after car shut off and when plugged into regular charger the message 'Unauthorized chargeer' was displayed. Tried 4 different chargers, no difference. Turned phone off then on again, no difference. Turned off and took out battery and replaced, still 'Unauthorized Charge'. Tried changing battery with husbands phone and still unable to charge. It must be the phone! Was able to remove battery, charge it on my husbands phone (same kind of phone) and replace it in my phone with a full charge.

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