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It stopped working, went black and has a sound like a loud fan working. Can't switch it off or do anything with it. Just making this running sound.help please. Fay

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HI baring 16 listen You can get do a hard reset on the Samsung tablet. I must warn you that if you do a hard reset on the tablet you will lose all of your data. Next if your hearing a fan sound in the tablet. The tablet it self may be struggling to do simple operations on it. Where did you buy the tablet from. The steps to doing a hard reset on the tablet are as follow. 1 You need to hold both the power button and menu home key buttons at the same time. You will see the reboot screen come up. DO a wipe user information on it. It will begin wiping the tablet. You will have to reset set up the tablet after it is finish.If you still hear the fan sound take it back to the place of purchase for an exchange. Hope this helps

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