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Disabling Search Button

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by bwsmith, Nov 7, 2009.

  1. bwsmith

    bwsmith Well-Known Member
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    Is there a way to disable the search button at the bottom? I keep touching it by accident and it screws up my navigation.
     

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  2. Fadelight

    Fadelight Well-Known Member
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    lol I couldn't answer your question... but you are not alone. I came to the droid from a LG Dare, and the search button is right where the hard button for the end is on my old phone. Every time I go to hang up the phone, I hit search, and it takes forever for me to figure out how to get back into the phone so I can end the call.
     
  3. cjb695

    cjb695 Active Member
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    I want to find out to...since its not a hardware button but a soft one there must be a way to do this...
     
  4. Chainsaw Jesus

    Chainsaw Jesus New Member
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    Lol i also came from a Dare which i hated by the way and i also want to disable the search button...it really gets in the way
     
  5. clintiepoo

    clintiepoo Well-Known Member
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    Can you put a little piece of electrical tape over it or something? I know it's cheesy, but...
     
  6. JeffTadashi

    JeffTadashi Member
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    I have this problem too, but really I guess we should all get used to using that tab below the 4 touch buttons whenever we need to touch/hold the phone.
     
  7. alostpacket

    alostpacket Over Macho Grande?
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    I would like this too
     

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