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Blackberry 8100 -- will not work properly in that it will come on but no buttons work or the ball. Just stopped working suddenly. It has been dropped or gotten wet.

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  • sblawpc May 18, 2009

    I did take the battery out, but may not have left it out for five minutes. I will try both. Thanks.

  • sblawpc May 18, 2009

    I did take the battery out, but may not have left it out for five minutes. I will try both. Thanks.

  • thexfactorkr May 23, 2009

    I ended a call with my girlfriend the phone was working fine then when I hung up the buttons stopped working. The ball scrolls but will not open anything. No idea what happened.

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First remove the battery and let it sit for 5 minutes and put the battery back in. the will completely reboot the software.
see if it corrects the problem.
if not you might need to reinstall the software on your phone.
I can help you with that but start here

Posted on May 18, 2009

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