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my I phone will not charge

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mark2727 Calculating status...
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My I phone will not charge

iPhone 3G, Windows 7
  • Eshani Calculating status...
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    Jan 19, 2012 10:54 PM (in response to mark2727)

    I have a similar problem.

    My iPhone 4S has become useless after 1 month.

  • Franciscofromphil Calculating status...
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    Jan 20, 2012 6:40 PM (in response to mark2727)

    Do you have info hownto resolve this?

  • stevejobsfan0123 Level 7 Level 7 (30,500 points)
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    Jan 20, 2012 6:42 PM (in response to Eshani)

    Eshani wrote:

     

    I have a similar problem.

    My iPhone 4S has become useless after 1 month.

    Go to an Apple Store or other authorized repair service. Your phone is still under warranty, so any place that honors Apple's warranty will replace it for free.

     

  • Franciscofromphil Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
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    Jan 20, 2012 6:43 PM (in response to mark2727)

    Seems in a quandary seeking the command to solve this.

  • jthomasfl Level 1 Level 1 (5 points)
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    Jan 26, 2012 8:43 AM (in response to mark2727)

    I had this problem with my 3 mo. old iPhone 4s.  I tried with a number of cords and usb ports/ac adapters and nothing worked.  Well, nothing worked except my external battery backup case by Mophie.  That kept me going until I could get to my appointment with the Genius Bar at the Apple Store.  They confirmed that there was no water damage and the dock connector appeared to be in good working order but when they plugged it in they couldn't get it to charge either.  I have AppleCare+ and they replaced the phone without hesitation.  But I still don't have an answer as to why a new phone would have such a problem and, furthermore, why it would still charge from an external battery case but by no other method.  (The Apple cords all tested fine.)

  • GullCliff65 Calculating status...
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    Aug 9, 2012 6:07 PM (in response to mark2727)

    Mark did u resolve the problem?    Mine is doing the same thing...suddenly went off and will not re charge...so much for the famous Apple I phone...and its only 6 months old..

  • rebeccaborder Calculating status...
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    Aug 26, 2012 2:02 AM (in response to GullCliff65)

    Mines doing the same thing...  although Im being told my 8 mth old phone is out of warranty??
    Mine comes up with "Charging is not supported with this accessory"...  I dont use any aftermarket plug ins only the ac charger that came with it.  Since this problem started I have tried my friends charger that works perfectly with her phone but not with mine,  I also tried the usb to pc still the same thing,  itunes doesnt pick it up either.
    Very frustrating, this is the 2nd iphone to go bung on me now.
    ANy ideas?

  • Waterskier1 Calculating status...
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    Oct 7, 2012 8:31 AM (in response to mark2727)

    Try using a car charger.  It works for me every time I can't get a charge from my home charger.  It doesn't make sense but it works.  Once it is at least partially charged, it will charge normally form a home charger again as long as you do not let it get completely dead.

  • MightEMouse Level 1 Level 1 (125 points)
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    Dec 23, 2012 3:04 PM (in response to mark2727)

    Steps to check before setting up an appointment at an Apple Store

     

    1. Check that your cable is in good condition

    2. Make sure your plugging into a working USB port ( try the ones on the back of the  computer)

    3. No water or physical damage

    4. Try a different wall outlet or try restarting the computer and device

     

    -MightEMouse

  • mbromley Calculating status...
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    Apr 17, 2013 8:43 AM (in response to mark2727)

    my 3gs is doing the same thing but it looks like the addaptor looks like the center is thinner and blackened.  but it has always been in a otter box and pluged into a iphone cord. 

     

    Last night it was at 2% plugged it in and it was not charging but i left it ( tired ) and after 8 hours it went to 50%

  • Robinsingh96 Calculating status...
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    Jul 7, 2013 9:37 PM (in response to mark2727)

    I had the same problem. my iphone 4 wont charge from the wall chargers. i testest the charger on another iphone and it was working fine. i could only charge my phone with a computer.

     

    If u have warranty on it get it replaced. i had no warranty left on it.

     

     

     

    try pluging into a computer.

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