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General Trackball???

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by driverx125, Jul 30, 2010.

  1. driverx125

    driverx125 Well-Known Member
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    My phone scrolls down by itself. What is the cause???
     

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  2. Many causes have been identified, from merely a trackball in need of cleaning (alcohol wipes run over it thoroughly) to a defective or damaged trackball assembly.

    I'd start with a live battery pull, failing that, a good cleaning with alcohol wipes, failing that a factory data reset, failing that replacement of the phone.
     
  3. driverx125

    driverx125 Well-Known Member
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    i have done alomost all of that. It has been doing for about the life of the phone
     
  4. Time to head for the Verizon store for a remedy or replacement, then. You've done your best to fix it on your own, it appears; their turn. ;)

    By the way, you say, "almost." What have you not done, of those things I listed?
     
  5. driverx125

    driverx125 Well-Known Member
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    i will have to unroot :(
     
  6. If a rooted phone is doing that, I'd really suspect the trackball being dirty or damaged.. you say life of the phone.. was it malfunctioning before rooting?
     
  7. driverx125

    driverx125 Well-Known Member
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    yea did it before then to
     
  8. driverx125

    driverx125 Well-Known Member
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    do you have a link to unroot the phone
     
  9. That's the old dichotomy of rooting.. most users having to unroot to get something needed done at a Verizon store.
     
  10. driverx125

    driverx125 Well-Known Member
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    yea. Know of a link??
     
  11. cornbreadfarts

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    its on the forums. look for it.
     
  12. driverx125

    driverx125 Well-Known Member
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    called verizon they told me to bring it in it is still under warranty.
     

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