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    Microsoft to recall some Surface Pro power cables

    Microsoft is readying to replace power cords for its older-model Surface Pro tablets due to overheating concerns.

    As a result of damage caused by AC power cords being wound too tightly, twisted or pinched over an extended period of time, a very small proportion of Surface Pro customers have reported issues with their AC power cord. We will be releasing details of how customers can obtain a free replacement cable shortly," a Microsoft spokesperson confirmed to me today via e-mail.
    A report by Channelnomics Europe on January 19 said Microsoft would announce a voluntary recall of its AC power supplies for Surface Pro, Surface Pro 2 and Surface Pro 3 models sold before July 2015. That report said Microsoft would disclose this information on Friday, January 22...

    Read more: Microsoft to recall some Surface Pro power cables | ZDNet

    UPDATE: How to get replacement AC power cord for your Surface Pro
    Last edited by Brink; 21 Jan 2016 at 11:18.

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Microsoft to recall some Surface Pro power cables
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