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Android phone not charging

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fazii
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Android phone not charging

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Post by fazii » Fri Mar 15, 2019 7:13 am

HI, I am having an issue with android phone not getting charged when connected to MX Linux.
I tried other phones too but its not charging.
I connect phone its auto set to charging mode only but its not charging, when I change it to transfer files its charging. Need to knwo why is that ?

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Re: Android phone not charging

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Post by Jerry3904 » Fri Mar 15, 2019 7:21 am

Does your machine allow that on a different OS? I have a couple of laptops that do not have pass-through charging
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Re: Android phone not charging

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Post by chrispop99 » Fri Mar 15, 2019 7:30 am

If it's a laptop, sometimes only one port charges in the way you expect.

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Re: Android phone not charging

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Post by fazii » Fri Mar 15, 2019 7:38 am

Jerry3904 wrote:
Fri Mar 15, 2019 7:21 am
Does your machine allow that on a different OS? I have a couple of laptops that do not have pass-through charging
Yeah, previously I had several linux distros installed and all the ports worked fine. Its just in MX.
chrispop99 wrote:
Fri Mar 15, 2019 7:30 am
If it's a laptop, sometimes only one port charges in the way you expect.

Chris
Tried it in all the ports actually there are 3

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Re: Android phone not charging

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Post by Eadwine Rose » Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:21 pm

You DO have the right cable? I have one that doesn't charge, I need to grab the charging cable in order TO charge heh.. silly thing, but yeah. It could be that simple.
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Re: Android phone not charging

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Post by fazii » Sat Mar 16, 2019 7:40 pm

Cable is fine as it's working on Manjaro system.

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Re: Android phone not charging

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Post by turtlebay777 » Sat Mar 16, 2019 7:59 pm

I always use a mains charger on my Android, whilst I sleep.

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