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Old 01-30-2013, 05:50 AM
 
Location: Chapel Hill, N.C.
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I was reading the news this morning for about an hour when all of a sudden Nexus siimply froze up. It won't even turn off. anybody have any suggestions? It has not been damaged or abused at all. Battery fully charged. Everything was working as usual when this happened.
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Old 01-30-2013, 09:04 AM
 
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
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If you hold the POWER button down for 10+ seconds it is suppose to force any Android device to shut off. Try that?
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Old 02-03-2013, 03:18 PM
 
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Exhibit A why a device with a non-removable battery is a bad idea. Don't know why google decided to copy apple on this one.
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Old 02-03-2013, 08:05 PM
 
Location: Colorado Plateau
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Did you get your Nexus going again?

I have a Nexus 7. I haven't had any problems.

I did look a lot of Nexus and Android forums and several people had the same problem with the tablet freezing up and holding the power button in for a while was often suggested for a fix.
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Old 02-04-2013, 11:07 AM
 
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
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Exhibit A why a device with a non-removable battery is a bad idea. Don't know why google decided to copy apple on this one.
The #1 reason is that you can make them thinner.
The 2nd reason being: planned obsolescence.
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