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Not working my ds touch screen does not work at all

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Open the back side of the ds.you need to use a tri wing screw remover.then remove the screen by carefully lifting the small plastic clip that hugs the ribbon wire,then use a cotton buds to clean the contact of the screen as well as the touch screen.put it back altogether after and try.hope this one helps

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Hi. The touch screen on my wee girls touch screen has stopped working. Can I fix this myself or can do I need to send away?


Hi,

You can try sorting the problem yourself before you decide to send it in to Nintendo.

Most DS touch screens stop working if there is dust, hair, sand etc gets under the frame of the DS. They stop working because the particles get pushed down on the touch scream making the DS think that screens already been touched and won't respond.

Get a toothbrush with straight bristles and with your thumb gently press down the touch screen along the frame, use the touch brush to clean under the frame but be vary careful not to press down too much as you could cause damage to DS.

If the screen still doesn't work then you'll have to send it in for repair.

Hope this helps.

Regards.

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I replaced my DS Lite Touch Screen and now it doesn't respond.


Im really bad at describing things but I hope this helps xD

Please don't for the love of pete go buy another screen.You will only have the same problem like 50 times over.

Since the touch screen isn't working use the rrow keys and the "A" button to selct everything

Take the game out of the DS and turn it back on. Go to the options menu when the DS is on the main Screen(If you dunno what the menu icon is it's at the bottom of the screen about the centre.. the icon is a cute mini DS)


Once you are on the options menu go to the yellow screen and select it ... This is where you calibrate your DS.. i.e make the touch screen work again in most cases.

You should probably calibrate the screen weekly cause the DS is lazy and doesn't remember where the touch sensors are ..


I hope I've helped you and Good Luck xD

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wow try the ds screen calibretion if that dosent work you may need a new touch screen

Jan 12, 2009 | Nintendo DS Lite Console

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Turn the ds on without a game in it and go to the settings icon (looks like a tiny ds) on the bottom middle of the screen then go to the far right yellow icon and it will re-calibrate the touch screen and let you know if calibration was a success.

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Touch screen doesn't light up


Your problem is with the LCD behind the touch screen. The bottom scren on your DS is actually two screens. An LCD and a touch screen on top of it. Either your cable has come loose inside the DS or the LCD is possibly bad. This can be fixed.

The other option is that the electronics feeding the LCD have gone bad in which case you might as well buy a new DS. But check the screen first.

If the DS is under a year old you can send it to Nintendo for free repair.

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you would probably have to get a new ds

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i had the same problem and have now fixed it succesfully the touch screen works like a grid and is overlayed onto an lcd screen so that when you touch the screen it makes a conection within the grid so that the machine knows where you are touching .....if one of these grids are broken you will never calibrate your screen as the ds doesnt recognise what you are touching .....in short the answer is to replace your touch screen

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aparently fitting a new touchscreen works, i have just ordered one from ebay, cost me a tenner

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Because gameboy advanced games were not configed to work for touch screen.

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