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We have a four telephone Panasonic telephone sysstem. Two

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We have a four telephone Panasonic telephone sysstem. Two days ago I unplugged the system by mistake and it was unpluged for about a day and a half. When I realized it was unplugged I immediately plugged it in again. It stated 'base no power'. We have waited 24 hours and it still states can't be used. What do we do to reactivate this phone system?
JA: How old is the phone?
Customer: Two and a half years old.
JA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: It just happened this once. Otherwise it was working fine.
JA: Anything else you want the electronics expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: no -
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Consumer Electronics
Expert:  Russell H. replied 8 months ago.

Hi, thank you for contacting My name is Russell. I will do my best to provide the right answer to your question.

"Base no power" suggests, if it is showing on a handset, that the base is unplugged too, the phone's base unit, you know - it's charger/cradle/etc.

Look for that as a problem, eliminate it, and perhaps your phone system will work again!

Let me know in Reply, how it goes, what you think, or if my suggestion doesn't work for the problem, please.

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
It doesn't work. The handsets all state 'Base no power' We unplugged the base unit and put the plug in's back. No change.
Expert:  Russell H. replied 8 months ago.

Does the base unit show signs of life, or lights at least?

If not, try a different outlet (and, check your circuit breakers, one may have tripped.)

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