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USB power trigger battery

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I want to use the usb power trigger for a project I am working on, and I need the gopros - Hero 8 blacks - to hold their charge for a few days before they are turned on with power. But whenever I scan the QR code (https://gopro.github.io/labs/control/usb/) to put them into the usb trigger mode, they lose their charge less than 12 hours later. Is there any way I can fix this issue?

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Re: USB power trigger battery

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The log file (MISC/qrlog.txt) will likely show that the camera is waking for another reason. This, unfortunately, wasn't considered when development the USB power trigger hack (they are mostly hacks). Can you power on with a long wait timer? You can set a delay for a week, and that works.