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hero 5 black wont work while charging

when i conect a external power sorce to my gopro it becomes unusable and only shows that it is conected to a usb

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Re: hero 5 black wont work while charging

Hi @shitface24

 

This happens when the camera is connected to a computer. Try connecting the camera to a power pack/ power bank, better yet, to a power outlet and turn it on. It should work as if working with a battery only. 

 

Thanks, 
Marius