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self pressable screen buttons. any ways to fix it?

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By alex6999, Member on 21st April 2012, 12:12 AM
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4 screen buttons on my fascinate very often pressed by itself. this annoying.
phone goes to home or back. keyboard popup(long menu press)
i heard thay its hardware buttons, may be i can open phone, clean it.....

just dont want to open it if it doesnt help.
 
 
21st April 2012, 12:36 AM |#2  
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are you using a screen protector?
22nd April 2012, 07:55 AM |#3  
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There was an in depth write up on here recently about how to fix it, it required soldering though, as well as expirence soldering on small electronics. You aren't going to just open it up and clean something. It has to.do with the RF chip being too close to the controller for those buttons.

The Glitch kernel helps filter out a lot of those phantom button presses.
24th April 2012, 09:02 PM |#4  
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http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1551580
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