ds touchscreen fix

Discussion in 'NDS - ROM Hacking and Translations' started by yamimg, Dec 24, 2007.

  1. yamimg

    yamimg Advanced Member

    Jun 13, 2007
    behind you
    hello there and wish you happy holidays
    i dont post a lot of thread but i really need to know
    is there by any chance a patch or homebrew or any way to fix the ds touchscreen i tried using cilebration but it dont worked i really want to finish ouendan 1 before holiday finish
    and thanks in in advance
  2. Glacius0

    Glacius0 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Nov 27, 2005
    The Netherlands
    A friend of mine has the same issue. It does seem to be a calibration problem however I'm not sure if it can be fixed with homebrew due to the way the firmware is set up (speculation, mind you).

    Anyhow, what helped for my friend, is to "cheat" the calibration. For example, if your touchscreen is off by 2 mm to the right, try calibrating it by pushing the left side of the calibration target. Next, start up pictochat to see if it helped or not.
  3. asnka

    asnka GBAtemp Regular

    Apr 27, 2006
    i had the same problem
    i flashed my ds and it works great now...
    not sure if its a fix all but it did work for me...
  4. teonintyfive

    teonintyfive GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Oct 20, 2006
    Greece, Somewhere in Macedonia
    When you get on Calibration, watch carefully where your Stylus touches!

    It could be a problem of your screen though, say, you hit it way too hard, or scratch it too much.