1. jay x's Avatar
    o.k my device is totally dead and there is no red led light or a near white screen everything is just dead when connected to my system it comes on and off something more llike usb;pin unknown and then goes off after a few seconds, tried using the BLACKBERRY1O1 HOW TO INSTALL OS ON A NUKED BERRY. during the update at the stage of WAIT FOR INITIALISATION , the phone starts to come on and off again . and when after a few minutes of waiting , it says the application is unable to connect to the device please press cancel or retry again .. . . . . bla bla bla. i'm frustrated can anybody help please i'm so tired.
    04-11-11 09:25 AM
  2. BigBadWulf's Avatar
    Welcome to CrackBerry!

    I've moved your post, so it may be seen and addressed.

    Your problem seems to me an issue with either a bad battery, low battery that won't allow the PC to stay connected, USB with not enough power, or USB cable not able to carry the power necessary.

    First step I would take is to charge it overnight, and then try again, making sure to use a USB hub with at least 500mHz of power, and the hub not set for power saving.
    04-11-11 07:32 PM
  3. pkcable's Avatar
    Did anything happen to the device? Was it dropped or exposed to moisture? It sounds to me like you could have hardware failure.
    04-11-11 07:42 PM