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Nook won't power on

Discussion in 'Android Mobile Devices' started by crcook84, Feb 3, 2015.

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  1. crcook84

    crcook84 Thread Starter

    Aug 12, 2010
    My sister has a Nook she owned for over a year. We had one problem before that where it suddenly wouldn't do anything. We fixed that with a call to tech support. She gave it to me again because, now, it won't even turn on. A number of places online said to push home + power for 20 seconds and it would turn on. It didn't. I tried a combination of the volume buttons (or what I am assuming are the volume buttons) + the power button and that didn't work. I even tried pulling the battery and pushing the power button thinking that would clear something and that didn't help. The only thing I noticed was that, when I plugged it in, the green light was lit, and I held the home + power buttons, the green light went off after 5 or 6 seconds. She doesn't really care all that much about it except for whatever personal information she has left on it.
  2. TerryNet

    TerryNet Moderator

    Mar 23, 2005
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    Don't know if this is relevant, but when my Kindle Fire suddenly would not turn on--no evidence of life at all--I replaced the battery and it sprang back to life.
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