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I have a Kindle that has been sitting in the closet a year

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I have a Kindle that...
I have a Kindle that has been sitting in the closet for over a year and will not charge. Is there a secret to get it to charge, I have been charging it for over 24 hrs. and nothing?
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Hi,

I'm sorry about the issue. Can you please press and hold (or slide and hold) the power on / off button / switch on your kindle for about 45 seconds, and check?

Is there any power / light? Is there anything on the screen now?

Please reply at the box below to continue. Thank you,

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Please type at the box below, then click on the Send button below to communicate with me, so I can help further. Thank you,

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