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My iphone will not work. I have tried to plug it in the wall and in the computer but nothing happens. I have tired holding the home but and the on/off button but nothing seems to work. What should I do?

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Your phone is in brick mode otherwise known as paper weight mode. This occurs when you drop it or expose it to liquids, but sometimes you just get a bad Apple (no pun intended-sorry folks couldn't help myself) Take it back to the Apple store and have them deal with it if your within warranty. Call the 1800 Apple service center and set up a fix ticket. You can get the # from gethuman.com

Apple won't do sh.t for you if they found out you dropped it or spilled water on it. They will just look the thing over and look for damage and look to see if the built in water sensors have been triggered. then they will hand the thing back to you and say sorry can't do anything for ya.

Posted on Nov 11, 2010

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