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Touchscreen not working

When power up the Nintendo, it use to say touch screen to continue (on the touch screen) It no longer says and it is not responding to stylus touch. Went to settings, using key pad and tried to calibrate and it freezes up. Any thoughts?

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Umm.. i didnt see the video, but go on www.youtube.com and just search "how to fix touch screen". there should be videos that tell u how to fix it. i didnt see the video since my DS didnt have that problem..HOPE THIS HELPS!!!!!!!!!!!

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