Re: Running Ultra without Batteries

Todd C. Hart (starnet!apple!!toddh)
Fri, 8 Oct 1993 09:02:32 -0600

>I've sent my batter back to NEC... now I'm having problems with my ultra.
>After about 20 minutes of use, the ultra intermittently "cuts out". If I'm
>using the modem, characters disappear from the incoming stream. The disk
>drive has problems, etc. I've noticed that while this is happening the
>"battery low" light flashes intermittently.
>Merely turning it off or even unplugging the AC power for a few seconds
>doesn't solve the problem. It has to sit unpowered for a few minutes
>before it goes back to normal.
>Is this happening to anyone else?
I sent mine back Thursday and used the modem for about 30 minutes with no
problems. I had been pretty much operating without a battery previous
since none of mine would take a charge. Sorry can't help you much. I'll
let the group know if I do have any problems.

Todd C. Hart (512) 416-5838 <>
St. Edward's University, Campus Mail 1068,
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