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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Old Member, Sep 15, 2011.

  1. Old Member

    Old Member Android Expert
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    Over the past 24 hours my sleep button has stopped working. About 80% of the time, when I push it to put it to sleep it brings up my shut down menu. Has anyone else experienced this with their Dinc?

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  2. Reverence

    Reverence Android Enthusiast

    This has happened to two of my Incredibles. It is clearly a hardware issue. The first one I got traded out for a new one after a year of use, and then when I just got my refurbed one it started doing the same thing again about a week after. This one does it a lot less frequently though. Glad to hear I'm not the only one with the problem.

    Just for the hell of it, I was thinking my Seidio case might be causing it. Do you have a case on your phone?
  3. Old Member

    Old Member Android Expert
    Thread Starter

    I do have a case on my phone. I thought the same thing, but when I took it off it still happens. I've figured out that if I press in the middle of the button it won't go to sleep, it pops up the menu to shut it down but if I press on the far left edge of the button it will go to sleep. Very frustrating, but with my 20 month out date coming in December, not too distressing. I see a HTC Vigor aka Droid Incredible HD in my future very soon, especially since the October 13 date has been released (unofficially).
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  4. Old Member

    Old Member Android Expert
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    Can a MOD merge this thread with THIS ONE? It seems that they are very similar and maybe someone can address the topic there.
  5. Wpz2000

    Wpz2000 Well-Known Member

    See my post #7 on the thread.


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The HTC Droid Incredible release date was April 2010. Features and Specs include a 3.7" inch screen, 8MP camera, Snapdragon S1 processor, and 1300mAh battery.

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