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Built-in speaker is not working ¶ 

No matter what you do, you can't get your sound to work.

Volume Low and or Muted ¶ 

Double check that you haven’t left the volume muted or on very low. Press the physical plus (+) button next to the micro SD slot to hopefully increase the volume and resolve your issue.

Software Malfunction ¶ 

Restart your device. Press and hold the power button until a modal window pops up which says "power off." Press the button to shut the device down. Once it has completely powered off, press the power button again to start the device up.

Broken Speaker ¶ 

You will have to purchase a new speaker, open your device, and replace it by soldering. To learn how, follow this guide.

Microphone is not working ¶ 

The device will not record any sound

Blocked Port ¶ 

You may be unable to record if the hole in-between the headphone jack and micro usb port is blocked. This is where the device microphone is located.

If there is physical blockage within the mic port, you can take a thin object (a paperclip for example) to clean it up.

Device will not turn on ¶ 

No matter what you do, you can't get your device to turn on.

Battery not Charged ¶ 

If your device has not been plugged in for an extended amount of time, your battery may need to recharge enough to power itself. Plug in your device and allow it to charge for an extended amount of time - a couple of hours usually is sufficient. If this is not effective, you may need to replace it. To learn how, follow this guide.

Rear Camera not recording properly ¶ 

You open the Camera but see a black screen

Software Malfunction ¶ 

With a camera app open, try swapping the camera between the front and rear cameras. If you are unsure of how to swap the cameras - look at the documentation for the application you are using. In the event that this doesn't solve your issue, try restarting the device by holding down the power button and selecting the "Power Off" modal window when it appears. If only the front camera works, then the rear camera needs to be replaced. To do so, follow this guide.

Broken Camera ¶ 

In the event that your camera is broken, you will have to replace it. To learn how, follow this guide.

Broken Display ¶ 

It is possible that it appears nothing is happening because the display not functioning properly anymore. You can resolve the issue by replacing it. To learn how, follow this guide

Volume button not working ¶ 

The volume button will not change the volume on the device.

Software Malfunction ¶ 

Restart your device. Press and hold the power button until a modal window pops up which says "power off." Press the button to shut the device down. Once it has completely powered off, press the power button again to start the device up.

Physical buttons broken ¶ 

You should be able to find an app for your device in the Google play store, which will allow you to control the volume for your tablet. Here is a nice application that does the job and is usable - Click Here.

5 Comments

My tablet will not come on our charge

kathybob91 - Reply

What won't

With my tablet won't come on our charge

kathybob91 - Reply

I can't download games

Barbara K Fairchild - Reply

Got this tablet at a goodwill thrift shop and i can't get past the google login it's asking to log in with previous account I don't know what that would be since I got it secondhand plz help

Robert Hines - Reply

como le intalo el sofware a mi RÇA modelo RCT6272W23

Juan Ramirez - Reply

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