[NTLK] PCMCIA Issues
mm at matthiasm.com
Mon Aug 23 02:19:02 EDT 2010
Good news then. This means that one of the solder connection is bad and does not always give good contact. This can be easily fixed with a hot air resoldering station. It's pretty normal
Take the main board to a place that repairs cellphones. They should have these and know how to use them.
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On 19.08.2010, at 23:33, Chris Chapman <chrisc30 at me.com> wrote:
> Opened the case for the heck of it with battery out, reinserted both cards and it's working for now. Was able to jump on to unna and grab a package of Ethernet. Thanks guys. My newton lives to see another day!
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> On Aug 19, 2010, at 1:56 PM, Tony Kan <tonykan at xtra.co.nz> wrote:
>> I had this problem a while ago. I took the batteries out, put it on the shelf
>> and a few days later got around to organising for Frank Gruendel to have a look
>> at it. While I was putting bubble wrap around it, I just got a nagging feeling
>> to try it one more time before sending it away. Well whaddayaknow, it worked.
>> No problems ever since. Still no clue as to what happened.
>> Tony Kan
>> New Zealand
>>> Hey guys my trusty 2100 has a non functioning PCMCIA slot. Is there
>>> an easy fix? Memory cards and nics do not show up or light up, but
>>> work just fine in the remaining slot. The non functioning slot is the
>>> upper one near the speaker.
>>> Sent from my iPhone 4
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