When it comes to the OS there is some confusion. @poojaarora. The previous two cables lasted about a year each. To turn them on, go to Notifications preferences on your Profile page. Gmail is a big part of why I have the tablet to begin with. The battery light turns green. Determine if you can … My nook will not charge, nor, turn on. If this does not fix it, it is possible you have a faulty power button, battery or screen. Same with PC USBs, but I prefer Macs...they work...all the time...good luck! You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. Windows 7 won't recognize my Nook HD+ I have been on the phone for two days with Barnse & Noble. You are such a gem. 3. Restart both the computer and nook. If unsuccessful, charge the device via a wall outlet using the USB cable and AC adapter for several hours. I found several things to try to get them working. Bad last generation of tablets. No problems now, the trash is thrown away at Barnes and Noble. The ver2.2.1 update is available over the coming weeks as an automatic download that will roll out to registered NOOK HD+ devices connected to Wi-Fi (Wi-Fi should be turned ON and connected to a hotspot, and the device should be left in sleep mode). I had to go back a step, click on my home network, click “Forget,” then select it from the list again and type the password from the beginning. 4. The battery light turns green. This process deletes everything on the Nook and restores the device to its original condition. My computer is not recognizing my nook when I plug it in? If the screen is scratched, glowing spots may appear on it. Pooja Arora For this, you'll need an external voltage source. none of the things ive tried worked, what can i do? 5. I mistyped my intentionally obnoxious password, then when it prompted me to re-type it, it never worked. Flamingo Wader, I honestly can’t believe that worked. If your Nook locks up or won't turn off, you can force the device to reboot with a soft reset. Don’t expect the same solution to work every time. Hold down the power button The first and easiest thing to try is holding down the power button for 20 seconds. Press the power button again for 2 seconds to turn on your NOOK. A NOOK account, with a default credit card, lets you shop for NOOK Books, magazines, newspapers, and apps. Finally battery and screen died. I have been busy with school and had my nook turned off for about a month and I went to go use it again and it wont turn on. One was the bloatware installed on the Nook, including the Nook app store that irritatingly kept overwriting versions of apps installed from the Google Play store. Step 4: You have to trick the control chip into "thinking" that the battery is still "good". The light would go from green to amber, then off in a few seconds. ... My nook Color won't turn on. The screen is grey with a 91%. B&N continues to offer a 7-inch model as well in the form of the Nook HD. Help??? How many outlets can be on a 20 amp circuit? It wouldn't turn on. Thanks man this worked but I have to try several times. This guide will help you to root your Barnes & Noble Nook HD/HD+. These items are very inexpensive these days. A Factory Reset prompt will appear. The bottom line: if the battery voltage drops below 1.8 V, the stupid control chip assumes the battery is "bad" and refuses to pass the charging current; consistent with the observed symptoms. When left on charger for many hours, the indicator would start blinking red. The techs have told me to not keep the HD+ charging all the time, it degrades the battery. If it does not charge, find a good electrical source, cable sometimes disconnects. Craftywiney, Molecular Descriptor I press the power button, unplug and press the u button. Charging your Nook's battery may resolve the issue if your Nook will not turn on. Pooja Arora, I have a book he to try to change it the light goes from green to yellow then off in a few seconds have a new wall charger and new us b charger push power button and I button stay on few seconds and back off, 08/13/2018 by I tried charging it on my computer also. Try these four things. 04/06/2018 by Next day it was green but it won't turn on. For some reason, Nook Simple Touches don’t always like to power up if there’s an SD card installed. Wait for a minute or two, then press and hold the power button for 2 seconds to turn on your NOOK GlowLight Plus . I tried charging it on my computer also. I have charged it for 3 days. It was orange for a few hours, then turned green. What is the solution???? Chip won't work on your credit card? I can't believe this is the solution! The issue is the charging cable. thanks! Probably solved!! Bonnieand mangle, My nook HD Plus light is orange and its not charing the screen shows the battery with the power sign what should i do it been like this for 12+hours, 05/27/2015 by There are many possible answers to this question, the best way to start is to get rid of the basic stuff first, have you plugged in the Nook HD and charged it to full battery? A soft reset does not erase any content from the device. Last Monday night, my charge was full. Took it on plane Tuesday morning. Looking back at the Challenger disaster through Gen-X eyes. Then it worked immediately. Enter your e-mail address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by e-mail. Mine won't charge was told where you plug in is broken...guess no fixing for me. I did what they suggested; holding power and home button (upside down U) for approx 10 sec and... VOILA! My mom has a Nook HD. I wrote previously about how much I was using and enjoying my 9-inch Barnes and Noble Nook HD+. Connect your Nook to the charger and allow it to charge for at least two hours, and up to three hours if the battery is completely drained. What can I do to make it work? The light would turn green then immediately to amber then off. if i try it wont work, and this didnt help me. I tried charging it on my computer also. © 2021 iFixit — Licensed under Creative Commons — Privacy — Step 2: Locate the battery cable composed of three red, three black, one blue, and one yellow wires. I thought it was just dead so I charged it overnight but it still won't turn on. For a 'soft reset' that won't wipe out anything on the nook, just hold down the power button for about 25 seconds, let go, then hold for about 2 seconds to turn it back on. Turn the Nook over and unscrew the back plate to remove the battery. 08/11/2017 by Yay! Keep the battery out of the nook for a half hour, and then replace the battery and screw the plate into place. 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