There are other options too if the phone is jailbroken. It's a faulty power button, the same thing has happened to me and two other people I know except on an iPhone. iPhone and iPad What Training Do Apple Technicians Need to Fix iOS & Mac Devices? Why can't they just fix it in an iOS update? his comment is here
My last Iphone I finally just exchanged with apple at an apple store. Works perfectly now, total cost was $60. The option is called AssistiveTouch, and is originally meant for those who have trouble using the touchscreen. iFixit: Repair Manual Official App Free – Google Play Install Select a Language: 中文 日本語 Deutsch English Español Français Italiano Nederlands Português Русский язык Türkçe Machine translation Help Translate iFixit Close
Loading... I'm going to fully charge it and see if it corrects itself. It was very tactile on every press, but about half the time it didn't register. Reply Unizombie January 3, 2013 at 4:41 am You are a goddess, for some reason my phones home button hadn't been working and assistive touch didn't either.
Hope this helps! #17 killerbob89, Jan 9, 2013 Momo___ President Joined: Jul 21, 2012 Messages: 328 Trophy Points: 2,070 Gender: Male Ratings: +95 Ok try eating ur ipod and see Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. I'm thinking her method is more of a software fix issue and was the only method that worked for me. Ipod 5th Generation Power Button Stuck Worked second time i tried, the home button is back in the game!
I don't really worry about it much. Ipod Nano Power Button Not Working I’ve told you about my experience with the recalibration method, but did it work for you? By the way, I have the iPhone 4, the same fix worked. https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/View/104825/Lock-Wake-Power+Button+Not+Working! Maybe there is a cold weld there.
This fix is safe to try on any device – the worst thing that could happen is that it doesn’t fix your home button. Ipod Touch Lock Button Stuck Thank You Reply Anonymous March 27, 2015 at 1:31 pm Thank you so much! Leon Stacey 309,236 views 7:43 How to fix Iphone power button for FREE - Duration: 3:16. I was looking on Amazon for a new home button and tools to fix.
Thanks so much! Reply Yaara Lancet August 1, 2012 at 5:40 am Cleaning it out is always a great option. Ipod Touch Power Button Stuck Down In fact I used contact spray directly into the volume button. Ipod Touch 4th Generation Lock Button Stuck Sep 12, 2014 2:40 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post Apple Footer This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only.
Great fix!! http://brsgrp.com/power-button/power-button-not-working-on-ipod-touch.html Subscribe to Our Newsletter Email: Advertisement Scroll down for the next article © 2016 MakeUseOf. However, the accessibility touch option worked perfectly. Here’s what you need to do: Launch any app that came pre-installed on your device. Ipod Touch Power Button Not Working How To Turn Off
Thanks! Reply ella October 19, 2012 at 10:14 pm thank you for the help i really do hope it works cause im very worried some thing happened that can never be fixed Luke , Sydney Reply Quinton Reeves July 31, 2012 at 1:02 am Could always use the power button, it is easier to press. weblink Sound on Only One side of ear buds I actually Fix Customer 'Repairs' Fix the "folder/exclamation" error Click Wheel Problems Click/Scroll Wheel Replacement Replace my hard disk No Sound from earbuds/docking
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It will temporarily help with responsiveness in general, but it's not a permanent solution. I will try it.Thank you for the information Reply jiggy July 31, 2012 at 12:45 pm Hey Thanks, works fine! This method takes longer than simply using the home button, but it’s highly useful when your home button simply refuses to work. Ipod Touch 2g Power Button Not Working Cancel Tommer Rep: 1 Posted: 12/21/2011 Options Permalink History My sleep/wake button stopped working as well.
Not one single click has been missed since recalibrating the iPod! Then I dried it off with tissue and blew a bit of air around the button. That might give it a chance to slowly unstick itself. #10 Mardigan_The_Mad, Dec 9, 2012 oOscarletOo Mayor Joined: Nov 5, 2012 Messages: 245 Trophy Points: 2,080 Gender: Male Ratings: +13 check over here I've been hitting the home button then holding the power button down which may or may not work for closing an app, and after closing it turns off (to home screen)
Here's How To Fix It Yaara Lancet July 30, 2012 30-07-2012 3 minutes Is The iPhone Home Button Not Working? I totally can't afford a new phone at the moment... Thanx :-) Reply wesly October 22, 2012 at 8:46 am it is my first time to search for the solutions for my home button problem. Any other tricks out there that have worked for the same situation?
or was the objective to Okay, so there is a cynical side to me... Once you do this, a new, semi-transparent button will appear on your screen, and will follow you anywhere you go and into any app you launch. Loading...