It’s hard to believe we still have a problem with charging a flashlight with USB cables, but that’s the reality of what we’ve come to expect from USB chargers.
If you’ve been stuck in an airport parking lot, a hotel room, or a car with a dead battery, there’s no better time to look into charging your flashlight with one of these things.
There’s an easy way to quickly charge your flashlight without having to spend the money on a USB cable.
The best way to charge a flashlight is to plug it into your USB port, which is where most charging devices come from.
Here’s how to get started.1.
Download and install the Adafruit LightBoost app from the App Store or Google Play.
The app will be able to connect to your phone’s USB port.2.
From the main menu, tap “Connect” and then select “LightBoost.”3.
The LightBoost interface will appear.
Select the USB-A port and press “Connect.”4.
Once connected, the LightBoost software will open up and tell you to press “Charge” on the right side of the screen.
You should now be in the Charging menu.
Tap the “Light” button on the top of the list.6.
When you’ve got a charger ready, press the “Charge/Uncharge” button at the top right of the window.
You’ll be given a confirmation and then your flashlight should charge.
Here’s how you can use your USB light to charge an electric flashlight:1.
Plug your flashlight into a USB port that’s available to charge.2,2.
Plug it into a charger that’s compatible with the USB port you’re using.3,3.
Plug the charger into the USB socket.4,4.
If your flashlight is plugged into a port that supports USB, you can also use that port to charge other accessories like batteries, chargers, or chargers with chargers designed for that port.5,5.
Plug a USB hub into your charger, plug a USB dongle into the dongles USB port and plug a usb camera into the camera port.6,6.
Plug in a USB flash drive into your dongler.7,7.
Plug all your accessories into your flashlight, and you’re ready to use it.
If you want to charge all your devices at once, you’ll need to add the “USB Power” option to your LightBoost settings.8.
You can add the Lightboost app to your device by installing it from the Android Market.9.
If all you have to do is plug the USB power cable into your device, you’re done.
If it doesn’t charge, you may need to charge it via a USB-C cable.
To see how to charge various accessories, click here.