samsung galaxy s forum
Find Your Forum
  
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

News: Do you like Samsung Galaxy S?    
Advanced search
Scratch-Proof your Samsung Galaxy S                      Best Screen Protector for Samsung Galaxy S Cheap Cell Phone Accessories
Bookmark Samsung Galaxy S Forum
Pages: [1]   Go Down
Print
Share this topic on AskShare this topic on Del.icio.usShare this topic on DiggShare this topic on FacebookShare this topic on GoogleShare this topic on LiveShare this topic on MySpaceShare this topic on RedditShare this topic on SquidooShare this topic on StumbleUponShare this topic on TwitterShare this topic on YahooShare this topic on Google buzz
Author Topic: Home button STILL not working  (Read 17657 times)
jenbob
Newbie
*

Karma: +0/-0
Offline Offline

United Kingdom United Kingdom

Posts: 1


View Profile
« on: July 01, 2011, 09:24:33 AM »

Hi everyone,

I've looked on the internet for months and months, I know there are a lot of people out there who have problems with the 'Home' button not responding.

This is common on the galaxy s and the galaxy 2. I Just want to clarify i have the first edition galaxy s (hence posting in this section i guess!)

My home button just randomly stopped working one day, no changes or modifications to the phone. (Updated to Froyo with Kies long before the problem started). Did not drop or damage in any way.

I am assuming it is a hardware fault. Has anyone out there found a fix for this yet?

I refuse to pay for it to be fixed because knowing what these companies are like they will just send it back saying its water damaged and wont bother with it, and charge me a bomb.

Please, if anyone has any insight or has had this problem and fixed it, please please help me.

Thank you!
Best Screen Protector
IronSingh
Administrator
******

Karma: +69/-0
Offline Offline

Kuwait Kuwait

Posts: 2172



View Profile
« Reply #1 on: July 02, 2011, 02:07:58 AM »

Well, in my experiance samsung doesn't seem to do that, for now.

As is with all companies when they have success for a while their support starts to go down.

But Right now it seems they want customers and so they seem to have a good support system in place.

But if you insist they will charge you a leg and an arm then try your local Repair Shops.

The Problem is that the Hardware button has a lifespan as well and can die from too much abuse. The Design used is widely used standard but taking that button apart is real tricky, make sure you give it to someone who has either done this before or is real Pro.

Peace.
IronSingh
Best Screen Protector

Request for Anyone

Common Queries:
| Forum Rules | Tips and Tricks | Trouble after Kies Update? | What is Root? | What is Flashing? | Official ROMs | Carrier Unlock |
| How To Root | How to Lagfix | How to Enter Download Mode and Recovery Mode |

Please Don't PM me with questions about your device, you can send me links to your thread.

Device History: Nokia 9210, Nokia 9210i, Qtek 1010, Qtek 2020, HP iPAQ 612C, Nokia 7710, Nokia 5800, Nokia N95, Nokia E90, Nokia N900, Samsung GT-i9000, Nexus S

Current Device: Samsung Galaxy SII Powered by KG1 Darky.
Pages: [1]   Go Up
Print

Jump to:  

Got a new phone? Find the forum here


Related Topics
Subject Started by Replies Views Last post
Home button does not return home - a galaxy s tale
Hardware Problems
alanski 1 12878 Last post March 13, 2011, 03:27:11 PM
by GalaxyTDM
Home key button lost-where to buy?
Samsung Galaxy S Discussion
paudel_bishnu 1 3532 Last post March 29, 2011, 12:31:26 AM
by Lyander0012
home button malfunction
Troubleshooting
allidrunk 0 3980 Last post April 22, 2011, 01:22:29 AM
by allidrunk
Accessing home screen via home button takes forever
Samsung Galaxy S II Help Desk
Aje 3 5523 Last post June 16, 2011, 02:24:53 PM
by Aje
Recovery Mode with no Home Button (VOL+HOME+POWER)
Hardware Problems
Nidolap 2 5876 Last post December 04, 2011, 06:13:24 AM
by Nidolap




Thanks for visiting Samsung Galaxy S Forum

















CopyRight 2010 Samsung Galaxy S Forum
Powered by SMF 1.1.12 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
Sitemap

Galaxy S3 | Galaxy Note | Galaxy Nexus | Kindle Fire | Atrix 4G | Motorola Xoom | Windows Phone 7
Nokia Lumia | Tech Support Forum | Top Hosts | Samsung Galaxy Tab | Samsung Galaxy S2 | Samsung Galaxy S | Samsung Wave
HTC Evo 3D | HTC Evo 4G | HTC Incredible | HTC Incredible 2 | HTC Incredible S | HTC Thunderbolt
Motorola Droid Razr
| HTC Desire | HTC Desire HD | HTC Desire Z | HTC Desire S | HTC Wildfire
Motorola Droid | Galaxy Indulge | Nokia N8 | Droid Charge | Droid X | Droid X2 | Droid 2| Droid 3 | Fascinate
HTC Sensation | HTC Flyer | LG Revolution | Asus Transformer | Xperia Play | iPhone 4 | Nexus S | Droid Bionic
HTC One | HTC Wildfire S | HTC Droid Eris


This is an Un-Official fan based Website. The views expressed on this website are solely those of the proprietor, or contributors to the site, and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the parties it covers, and is not affiliated with, endorsed or sponsored by parties involved.
If you have a problem with any of the content posted on this website, please contact "mobile@vssupportqueue.com"
Term of Use | Privacy Policy | BlackRain 2006 by, Crip