Buttons under touchscreen lost sensitivity

Discussion in '3DS - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by romake, Apr 25, 2011.

  1. romake
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    romake Newbie

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    Hello, this is my first post.

    I have had my 3ds since the Tuesday after release. Everything was working fine. This morning I tried using my Home button and it wasn't working. I can get it to work by pressing really hard and finagling till I get a response but it was not like this ever before. Has anybody noticed a decrease in the sensitivity of these buttons. Is there anyway I could get it repaired?

    Thanks in advance
     
  2. Schlupi

    Schlupi Gbatemp's Official Earthbound Maniacâ„¢

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    NO issues with mine.

    All you can do is send it to Nintendo, they will repair it for free.
     
  3. gumbyx84

    gumbyx84 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    I'm running into a similar problem. I have a very hard time soft resetting DS games because the buttons dont seem to respond without a lot of pressure. If it becomes more of a problem I will probably have to spend it in.
     
  4. jceggbert5

    jceggbert5 Check out my hack, New Retro Mario Bros.

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    Try pushing the button with the stylus tip...