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My HD Go Pro Hero camera and my comp. won't connect. It died.

\015 I recently purchased at HD Go Pro Hero head-cam. I opened the product up and everything seemed fine... I took some sample video from around my house. Now, it won't connect to my computer... It says it's charging but the LED screen won't say ''USB'' Finally, an hour after this problem became apparent, it stopped turning on. Help me!\015

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From what you tried to describe, looks like a hardware failure. SInce the device is still new, it would be best to avail the warranty than to try to fix it yourself as it might get worse. Dont hesitate to take it back or better, ask for a replacement.
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