Re: [NTLK] eMate charges when open only?

From: Victor Rehorst (
Date: Mon Nov 01 2004 - 07:21:14 PST

Jeff Knee wrote:
> I stumbled on this recently, after being unable to charge my eMate for
> quite some time (even bought new NIMH batteries but dreaded installing
> them): The eMate wouldn't charge while closed. But when I plugged in
> the AC adapter, it came on and asked me to log in my PIN, which I did.
> Then I noticed it said "charging" in the lower-right corner. I then
> closed the lid and it wouldn't continue charging. But when I opened
> it, it did. Apparently the eMate will only charge when the lid is
> open!

Well, only your eMate will charge with the lid open...

Every other eMate will charge regardless of rhe lid status. When you plug in
the AC Adapter, the light in the corner should become yellow, which indicates
fast charging is taking place. When the light is green, the battery is full.

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