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    i didnt charge it for a night and in the morning i was going to charge it but it didnt even show the charging symbol or dead battery, just black screen with nothing new, help!!
    11-01-2015 09:59 PM
  2. robertk328's Avatar
    How long has it been plugged in? Might take a bit with severe drain but also the 5 is fairly old by now so battery may be EOL.
    11-01-2015 10:01 PM
  3. Rob Phillips's Avatar
    Welcome to iMore! Try using a different lightning cable and wall adapter and see if that works. You may also want to try performing a soft reset just to make sure it isn't frozen. To perform a soft reset, hold both the power button and home button down until you see the Apple boot logo. If your iPhone 5 still isn't turning on then, as robertk328 mentioned, your battery is probably shot.
    11-01-2015 10:08 PM

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