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LCD screen will not respond to touch

Recently my touch screen has stopped working. the menu, rewind, play, stop, etc. buttons do not react to my touch. it is now impossible for me to play a tape, rewind a tape or do anything in my menu. please help!

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Re: LCD screen will not respond to touch

First of all examine the LCD connecting flexible strip. If faulty or broken, let me know. Sivaram.V

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