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Ipaq 3115 acting funny

I have had this pda for 2 months and all o fthe sudden today I could not open a directory or open a file on either my memory card or in the computers main memory. I usually store information there but for some reason I can not get at it. When I click on a folder to open it, it simply highlights it. If i click on another item, it highlights that item also (as if the Ctrl key is stuck on a desktop pc) I tried numerous soft resets and even hard reset it but it wont do anything. Anyone have any tips?

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This doesn't sound real good. You might as well try the taking the battery out--and since you've already done a hard reset, you might as well try the drastic battery-out-overnight cure. This will provoke another hard reset, but sometimes there's something extra that comes from the device being completely severed from power. Or, is there a ROM upgrade for your model that you could flash, maybe correcting something that's got corrupted. Otherwise, it sounds like the unit will have to be looked at for servicing.

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