Alternate Cold Boot Procedure for MC90XX-K

Article ID: 54126533

Question

User finds MC90xx-K cold boot procedure, as explained in the manual, to be difficult to execute.

Facts

MC9000-K Series

Answer

If a user has a hard time removing the battery they can use an alternate cold boot procedure.

There are 2 methods to perform a cold boot.

First method:
  1. Press the primary battery release on the MC90xx to partially eject the battery from the unit.
  2. While the battery is partially released, press and hold the Power button and push the battery to fully re-insert it.  Continue to hold Power for approximately 15-17 seconds.
Second method:
  1.  Press and hold the power button for approximately 30 seconds.