Re: [NTLK] Newton Resetting

From: Martin Joseph (
Date: Fri Mar 25 2005 - 19:24:49 PST

On Mar 25, 2005, at 12:46 PM, John Stairs wrote:
> My problem is this, when I power up the Newton it chimes and a logo
> appears then it goes off and reappears again. It does this several
> times but never actually boots up. I've held down on the power button
> and pressed reset to do the hard reset. A screen comes up asking me if
> I want to erase data, I selected yes then OK at the next screen. In a
> couple of minutes it restarts and continues with the logo doing the
> same thing. I'm running this on batteries until the adapter I ordered
> ships.
I would wait for the AC adapter or get a different battery and see if
it changes the behavior?

You already have wiped it, it sounds like, which is too bad, you never
know what might have been on there...

What model is it, by the way?

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