Just in case you missed my post a while back, try this:
Hold in the power button for five seconds... then while continuing to hold that in, hold in the volume down button for eight seconds...then let up the volume down button and continue to hold the power button in. It works for me.
Unless your battery is dead. Have you left it charging (theoretically) overnight, to make sure it has some juice for this procedure?
Thanks for this worked fine for me
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23 Sep 2014
By Tomek Kondrat
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