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Touchscreen Blues To start let me explain. About a year ago my DS' touchscreen, simple version, went wacko. Technical version, to see how bad it was i use picto chat and drew a Horizontal and Vertical line. The results, on the Horizontal line start on the far left everthing was fine till i start moving to the right. My styles was about 3/4 the way to the center, but the line was at the center. My sytyles was at the center, the line was half to the far right. The Vertical had no problem that I could see. This problem never really bothered me till I let my little cousin try playing one of my old games about a month ago. I've tried recalibrating for nearly thirty minutes, but no such progress what so ever. I believe my warranty on my DS has expired, and I'm wondering how much replacing or clean my touchscreen would cost, and if it would fix the problem?

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  • Aklaif Apr 29, 2008





    cottagepie

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    it needs caliberating which can be done by going into the setting

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    I don't mean to be rude, but... "I've tried recalibrating for nearly thirty minutes, but no such progress what so ever."

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    Jack Dye

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    the cost would come to less than £30, see if you can find the repair shop, make sure you ask them the price before they even start

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    This is the best one so far, exept how do I find a place to repair a DS and what does this £ symbol mean, I'm guessing it a money symbol not from the United States .

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The cost would come to less than £30, see if you can find the repair shop, make sure you ask them the price before they even start

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    British pound sign, where you from, i will see if i can find a gaming repair shop for ya, or find the cost sum in your currency

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It needs caliberating which can be done by going into the setting

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