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IPaq rx3115 I used my IPaq rx3115 on Wednesday and it worked just fine. I turned it off, put it in its sleeve, and put it down for the night. I did get a message telling me that the battery needed to be charged soon, so I didn't use it for long. The next morning, I attempted to turn the unit on and absolutely nothing happened. Dead. Completely. I plugged it in to the USB cable to charge while I was at work, and upon returning, tried it again. Nothing. It is completely dead. I can't turn it on to do a soft or hard reset. Do I now own a small, expensive doorstop?

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  • Kelly Wade Jul 13, 2007

    Ok, got a cradle and tried to charge it that way. The unit lit up, and a bar started crawling across the bottom of the screen. There was also the information "1.01.11A" at the bottom of the screen. As soon as the screen went dim, the bar stopped moving, and the unit is totally unresponsive. I can't do a reset of any kind on it right now. I'm going to let it charge overnight and see what happens. I'll update.

  • Kelly Wade Jul 21, 2007

    Fixed. Battery went nuts for some reason. Replaced battery, all is well! Thanks for your help.

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Anonymous

I had a similar experience. My device would not charge via the usb charger so I connected it to my wall charger and it charged successfully.

Posted on Jul 10, 2007

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