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Old 08-11-2017, 03:26 PM   #1
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Kobo Glo won't turn on.

Greetings!

I have a Kobo Glo HD that I haven't used in a while, but there is now a problem with it. It was frozen on the homepage so I turned it off. No problem. But now it won't turn back on! I put it on charge but it didn't respond. No lights flickering - nothing. Dead, it seems. So I left it on charge for a couple of hours and then I noticed a solid red light beneath the power button (Not sure what that means). Still, it won't turn on. I left it on charge overnight and now there is no longer a red light, and it still won't turn. I've tried holding the power button for X seconds, and used a paperclip to press the reset button. I also took the back cover off and unplugged the battery and replugged it. Still nothing. I have no idea what's wrong with it. It's it excellent condition and hasn't been dropped at all. Any suggestions would be much appreciated.

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Old 08-11-2017, 03:30 PM   #2
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Try plugging it into the computer's USB port and see if that wakes it up.
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Old 08-11-2017, 04:15 PM   #3
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If Jon's idea doesn't work, plug it into a wall charger for 24 hours.
Even if Jon's idea works, still plug it into a wall charger for several hours or until you get the charged light.
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Different cable? Just in case?
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