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Subject: Re: backlight turns on and off....
From: Nix (nix_at_esperi.demon.co.uk)
Date: 2003-07-24


On Wed, 23 Jul 2003, idc-dragon_at_gmx.de moaned:
>> I boot the box (latest build), the box turns its lights on, I press
>> continue and the box turns it off after 60 seconds. Or not. Or turns it on
>> after 3 minutes and does not turn it off.
>
> Are you talking about the charging screen? That one gives light when it
> actually puts energy in the cells, which may be intermittant.

What does flickering the light off and on like that do to the lifespan
of the lights?

(I'm not even sure what kind of light it is. Presumably not filament
bulbs ;} )

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