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Is this a battery problem?

E2 goes dead, tried the resets, nothing. Tried opening the back disconnecting the battery and then it works, and recharging, but although shows as charged it goes dead again.

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Re: is this a battery problem?

If it's not the E2 going to sleep mode ;-), have it checked by a Palm service center .It might just need a new battery. Worst case scenario the charging system is faulty. Have it checked.

Hope that helps. Let me know how you make out.

Posted on Jan 19, 2008

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My palm tungsten e2 does not power on at all? what is the solution. i tried soft reset. it did not work out.

It could be the battery. may be the charger is stuck ,did you Connect the E2 to the charger then soft reset ?this should reset the charging circuit on the Palm.after that Let it connected to the power adapter for a good 2 hours. After that, disconnect the Palm and see if it will turn on. If not, then you need to get a replacement battery for your Palm.hpe this helps.pls do let me know thanks

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My Palm Tungsten E2 does not turn on.

Have you tried doing a soft reset? To do a soft reset, use the tip of the stylus to gently press the reset button inside the hole on the back panel of your handheld.

Jan 09, 2008 | Palm Tungsten E2 Handheld

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My e2 was locked up I pressed the power and reset at same time

I experienced similar problems with my E2, until I reset the battery. Let me know if you are uncertain how to reset (remove and reinsert) the battery. No soldering is needed.

Jul 20, 2009 | Palm Tungsten E2 Handheld

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Tungsten E2 wont power on

Turn it on pressing the reset at the same time or take out battery and unplug/plug the battery. Your battery may have died. If this is helpful, post as such. If it is a fixya, post as such. I had an E2, can tell you alot about it. TY

Jan 23, 2009 | Palm Tungsten E2 Handheld

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Pops up a fatal error when i put on my tungsten E2

I have yet to find anyone that knows any codes for E2. Press the power and soft reset at the same time.

Dec 15, 2008 | Palm Tungsten E2 Handheld

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Tungsten E2 will not power on

The Tungsten is an excellent PDA
You do have to be careful with how you handle it if you've dropped it too many times or set it down too hard or whatever something inside will get cracked or disconnected.
So you may want to open it up (personally I use a really small screwdriver but there is a kit for 9.95 on that comes with a Shim like tool that is really useful for splitting the Tungsten open because its not easy getting it open and closed)any way open the back up and make sure everything is connected and clean especially the connectors to the screen, battery and USB/charging plugs. You may also need to try charging it overnight. If you haven't run the PDA in a while its going to read a full charge regardless of how much of a charge its actually holding. Also, there are alot of other places to get A PDA repaired do a little research and find a place near you that will repair a PDA. An official Palm repair is almost always going to cost you more than anywhere else.

Jun 06, 2008 | Palm Tungsten E2 Handheld

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My e2 frozen on the palm powered logo

Okay here it goes, your going to want to leave it on for however many hours it takes to completely drain the battery then you're going to want to recharge it back to normal charge, and try restarting it again. This will delete completely anything that is keeping it from restarting properly. If you did open up the machine without following "antistatic procedure" you may have fried a component on the board and then your in trouble
you'll need to salvage a board from another tungsten and put it back in your PDA and hope you put it back together right

May 28, 2008 | Palm Tungsten E2 Handheld

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Tungsten E2 PDA battery

E2 has a great battery might not be it. Its not easyly replaceable like in some other models.

the battery can be replaced by a professional or by yourself.

The pda should work on charger? does it work while pluged in?
If it doesnt work while its pluged in theres something more seriour wrong with it.

You can try soft and hard reseting.

Instructions can be found in this pdf file

If you cant open pdf files you need to find yourself pdf reader, google pdf reader and get one.

If soft or hardreset have any effect and the device still doesnt work even on charger then it has a hardware issue and I recommend contacting palm or the place where you bought the pda and findout about repairs and possible price, may be high.

good luck and if theres anything else let me know.

Feb 19, 2008 | Palm Tungsten E2 Handheld

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I can't get my Tungsten e2 to turn on.

Open up casing to reveal battery. disconnect then reconnect battery connection to mother board.

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