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Old Apr 1, 2008, 10:50 AM   #1
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iPhone Says It's Charging, but Red Won't Change to Green

My iPhone completely ran out of battery last night and I plugged it in to the AC charge it about 4 hours ago. The battery indicator still has the battery at very low red and it has not moved. Do you think I should just take this to the genius bar? Thanks for your help.
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Old Apr 1, 2008, 12:30 PM   #2
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take it back... Always remember not to drain batts all they way down were it can't even boot itself sometimes batts have hard time to charge.. But take it back maybe you have a bad batt
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Old Apr 2, 2008, 10:02 AM   #3
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This happened to me once. I restarted the iPhone, after which the battery indicator worked fine again.
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Old Apr 2, 2008, 01:31 PM   #4
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same here restart the iphone
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Old Apr 16, 2008, 09:43 AM   #5
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I'm having teh same problem now but itunes wont recognize or charge my phone.. pretty much nothign happens when i plug it in to nothing,, any idea? i already restarted and nothing
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Old Apr 16, 2008, 09:45 AM   #6
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This happened to me once. I restarted the iPhone, after which the battery indicator worked fine again.
I also had the same problem and a restart fixed it for me as well.
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Old Apr 16, 2008, 09:50 AM   #7
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mine won t be recognized by itunes an dtehw all charger won t charge it either
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Old Apr 16, 2008, 02:04 PM   #8
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try a restore ? i dunno man
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Old Aug 14, 2009, 06:21 PM   #9
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Lightbulb ..

I had the same thing, just wouldn't charge, and itunes wouldn't let me sync it.
I had updated it about a month before so it had cydia on a first 'gen iphone, so restoring it meant i would have to add it on all over again, and i didn't want to do that, so this is what i did...

left my iphone on charge for about an hour or more
sync it, well try to, and then eject it from itunes
take it off charge, turn it on and off a few times until it came up that my phone had been charged (full) and itunes let me sync it again!

hope i helped
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