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Dexcom USB cable - rewired to charge my receiver unit

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tyler Dec 29, 2012. 1 Reply

Hi all. I am new to this forum but thought I would post something helpful. I am a type 1 diabetic and I use the dexcom seven CGM. Recently I noticed that my receiver unit stopped charging. I called…Continue

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Tyler replied to type1Colorado's discussion 'Dexcom USB cable - rewired to charge my receiver unit'
"You saved me!!! My charger died after 2 months or so of slowly degrading. Been calling dexcom for a couple days and haven't been able to get ahold of them. I pried off both the USB and Power cables Proprietary ends (slide a knife in, rotate…"
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Dexcom USB cable - rewired to charge my receiver unit

Hi all. I am new to this forum but thought I would post something helpful. I am a type 1 diabetic and I use the dexcom seven CGM. Recently I noticed that my receiver unit stopped charging. I called dexcom support and they said they would send me new charging cord, which would take a week to get to me. Unsatisfied with this, I went to every electronics store in Colorado trying to find a compatible charger. (FYI there aren't any, dexcom uses a very proprietary plug) so I was out of luck and…See More
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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
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Date diagnosed
January 1, 1999
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6.5
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Shots, CGM, Diet and Exercise

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At 8:04am on July 16, 2012, Marie B said…

hello and welcome! you might enjoy this group
http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/geekswithdiabetes

At 8:22pm on July 15, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home type1Colorado....
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends.
Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and click on "Groups".
Once in, you can either peruse the wide array of available groups....or simply type a specific interest in the space provided.
Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 1:56pm on July 15, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our forum. To answer any of us back just hit the "comment back "bar under our comments and you will go to our page where you can leave a comment to us and also read abit about us.
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At 1:38pm on July 15, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Welcome to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS, the FORUMS, and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!

 
 
 

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