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The Keys (Home, Menu, Back, Search) on my HTC Desire s just stopped responding, i have restarted the device several times but no response can any one help me out.

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Please give us some details of your device , is it stock?

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HTC Desire s S510e Unlocked running android ver 2.3.5, sense 3.0 softwarenumber 2.14.415.3 i dont think its stocked
 
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Are you plugged in? I find problems with responsiveness when ever the phone is on charge. As soon as it's unplugged it's fine again
Previous Smartphones: HTC Wildfire, HTC Desire S, HTC One S (S4 Black). HTC 8X. Nexus 4, HTC One S (S4 Grey) HTC One X+, HTC One M7 (Silver/White)
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The Keys (Home, Menu, Back, Search) on my HTC Desire s just stopped responding, i have restarted the device several times but no response can any one help me out.

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I have a similar issue on a stock Desire S (purchased 2 months back). I have given it to the Service Centre, and they have told that the screen needs to be changed (completely hardware issue).

Previously, I had done reboots, soft resetted and hard resetted it. Also, had unmounted SD card (somewhere I had read, that faulty SD card or formatting it, helps sometimes in freeze issues). But to no avail.

My exact issue: The phone started to not respond to the back and menu key intermittently (for few secs or 1 min), then the time has gradually increased. I can pull down the menu everytime, but the lower fourth of screen (including the soft keys) is affected. It has got no relation to charging status or any app (htc/google/third-party).
 
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The Keys (Home, Menu, Back, Search) on my HTC Desire s just stopped responding, i have restarted the device several times but no response can any one help me out.

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Your digitizer could be busted. Best to have it looked over but the service centre if a faulty charger is not the problem and ot occurs even when not charging.

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