Screen goes dark when dialing

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by HiTekRedNek, Apr 1, 2010.

  1. HiTekRedNek

    HiTekRedNek New Member
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    This may be just me or my combo of applications but, When I enter a number on the touchpad and press dial the screen goes dark and will not come back or accept input unless I put the phone to my face or otherwise cover the the light sensor. Even pressing the power button does not bring the screen back . I have forced the 2.1 update and have not noticed this behavior before. Not a big deal but is annoying if you dial a wrong number. Can anyone else replicate this??
     

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  2. ILoveMyDroid

    ILoveMyDroid Well-Known Member
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    If the provided link contained malicious software you need to factory reset immediately, the forced update may have brought about a bug in the proximity sensor which normally blackens the screen when making a call. this is only meant for saving battery and should not act up when dialing. be sure to thank me if this was helpful.:D
     

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