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Red Light! I have a HP IPaq HW6965, im thinking its the battery, but it wont turn on and when i put it on charge, where a green or orange light would usually be, it is constant red. I use to be able to take the battery out of the phone for a few minutes and it would be okay, now nothing i do works, please help, i love my pda!

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  • Alana P Mar 11, 2008

    thanks heaps, i bought a cheap batterry on ebay, hopefully it will work, ill let you know how it goes

  • Alana P Mar 28, 2008

    Okay, i recieved the batterry and guess didn't help me! so frustrated! also, i discovered that even when the battery is not in the unit and is plugged into the charger, the red light still comes on. So any further help would be great



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Hi xx

It sure does sound like a battery. If it is more than 12 months old, and regularly charged(daily) , then it will need replacement.


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I have the exact same thing happening with my Ipaq hw6500, It worked perfectly when I left it charging before I went to school, I came home and It wouldn't start. And now its doing the same red light thing.

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