Playbook charger stand problems
I purchased a brand new Playbook charging doc. I noticed after a few weeks it would not read the device all the time I now have to re-insert the Playbook for it to start charging seems to be no damage to device or doc. Has anyone else came across this?
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- 01-08-2013, 10:37 PM #2
I have come across this problem a few times before.
All I did was kinda wipe off the contacts and blow on them like blowing dust out of a Nintendo gaming cartridge.BlackBerry 8900< BlackBerry 9000+BlackBerry 8100< BlackBerry 6210 (Dont ask)<BB 9000< BlackBerry Z10!
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- 01-08-2013, 10:54 PM #3
The spring pins have been known to stick with some users. Check them and verify they're all equally extended out.If I agreed with you we'd both be wrong.
- CrackBerry Newbie
01-08-2013, 11:00 PM #4
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I have had the same problem though my rapid charger stand worked well for almost a year. A couple of months ago the usb port failed and no longer charges through that port so I started using the stand far more often then I had previously. It has since started breaking down too. I have to fiddle with it for some time before it will start to take a charge. Now it is almost impossible to get it to charge while seating the PlayBook in the charger the way you are supposed to. I have found the PlayBook will charge flipped around in the stand, though it does still take some frustrating fiddling.
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01-08-2013, 11:18 PM #5
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01-09-2013, 01:43 AM #6
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Make sure you completely remove the plastic sticker protector along the groove where the playbook sits as well
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- 01-09-2013, 06:08 PM #9
I use them daily at work and home and have yet to have a problem, although many have. I believe if kept clean they will be fairly trouble free, at least mine have been. Glad it works for you OP.If I agreed with you we'd both be wrong.
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01-09-2013, 07:22 PM #10
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