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When i brush my finger accross the screen, i hit the edge of the frame

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by mudrock1000, Feb 22, 2010.

  1. mudrock1000

    mudrock1000 Well-Known Member
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    That isn't right...is it?
     

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  2. Talderon

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    You lost me on this one man. :(
     
  3. Rusty

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    Sorry buddy, this might as well be in Hebrew for all the sense it's making to me lol
     
  4. SnotF

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    no idea what youre trying to say here...
     
  5. Talderon

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    The way I read this is "I swipe my finger to the edge of the screen and hit the frame and then my desk and then the air because I ran out of desk."
     
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    is in the glass isnt flush level with the edge of the metal frame? so you hit a slight lip?
     
  7. mudrock1000

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    Yea thats right. I didn't really know how to explain it, but theres like a ridge between the frame and the screen. Make sense?
     
  8. Hegemony

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    Well, how much of a difference is it? On mine, the metal bit around the screen is slightly higher. I can feel it when I swipe across, but it isn't much higher.
     
  9. Roze

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    lol...omg this thread just made my day...I had to stop from snickering so my colleage doesn't think I'm weird XD

    My first thought: DUH!!! Obviously...what else would it hit :p

    I think the metal being raised a bit is how it's designed...maybe to protect the screen from directly touching a hard surface if it's place down on the front side (is that the head?)

    If you're thinking why I'm commenting on such an old thread...I'm doin a bit of spring cleaning in here...while I'm at work >_>;;;

    ... I'm on my lunch break OK!!! <_<;;;
     
  10. snakeybidder

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    When i swipe my finger across the screen i hit the power button.....
     
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  11. Karolis

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    I had the same problem with my Desire. Not Nexus One though. I guess it's a minor manufacturing defect.
     
  12. AnotherFatalEpic

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    When I swipe my finger across the screen, a call is answered.
     
  13. Roze

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    When I swipe my finger across the screen...it unlocks my phone ;)
     
  14. atn_chargers

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    When I swipe my finger across the screen, I leave behind a trail of booger residue.

    I'll try to wipe it off with my shirt, but that won't do since it needs moisture.

    So I breathe onto my screen which creates a condensation effect, which allows me to wipe my screen clean.
     
  15. snakeybidder

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    Hate that, I use hand cream and it smears my phone, finger streaks everywhere......there must be an app which cleans your screen, no?
     
  16. cyberbob25

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    In fact, there is! Steamy Window - Android app on AppBrain
     
  17. lunatic59

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    When anyone but me swipes their finger across my screen, a cold shiver runs down my spine.

    [​IMG]
     
  18. gerryk

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    When I swipe my finger across the screen an Apple lawyer appears and tries to sue me for breach of patent.
     
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  19. duffer900

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    lol
     
  20. lunatic59

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    For the swipe movement or having a finger? I think Apple patented iFinger.

    [​IMG]
     
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  21. DVNO

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    I understand what he's saying. The metal edge on the right side of my screen is every so slightly raised.
     
  22. MartinS

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    The whole surround is on mine. I don't think it's a fault though.

    What's the problem?
     
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