Charge a DJI Phantom 2 Battery

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    This is a Phantom 2 battery
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    The Phantom 2 battery is not compatible with either the Phantom 1 or the Phantom 3 batteries. Make sure that you're purchasing the correct battery for your specific model of Phantom. The battery has LED indicators on the front. They indicate the battery charge.
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    Press the circular button once
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    The battery shows that it has one green bar. One bar means that the battery has 12.5-25 % of the battery level. The Phantom 2 battery is a 5200 mAh 57.72 Wh 11.1 V battery.
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    To turn on the battery, press and hold the circular button just as you would on the Phantom
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    The reason that you may need to turn on the battery before charging is to see if the current capacity of the battery is over 75 percent.
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    The batteries should be charged with the DJI charger
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    To begin charging, simply connect the charging port to the back of the Phantom battery.
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    The light on the power adapter will turn red, indicating that the battery is charging
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    Also, the battery will begin showing the process of charging with the LED indicators
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    The blinking LED 1 indicates that the charge is at the 0-25 % level; two LEDs denote 25-50 %; three LEDs denote 50-75 %; four LEDs denote 75-100 %. When no lights are blinking, the battery is fully charged.
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Questions and Answers

How do I charge my Phantom 2 battery which isn't taking a charge?

When I try to charge my Phantom 2 battery, the charger light does not go red (as in your demo) but rather stays green. It does not charge the battery. I tried charging both w battery on and off but not luck! Any ideas? My battery charger light is not turning red when charging the battery. it stays green!

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