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8700g trackwheel My trackwheel does not "click" is locked in the depressed position. The slightest touch causes the phone to act on whatever the cursor happens to be on. HELP!!!!

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  • Anonymous Aug 13, 2008

    how do i fix a loose BB8700 Trackwheel

  • kwsalem May 11, 2010

    I have the same problem happen a few days ago..the trackwheel seems to sensitive to the slightest touch.



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My Friend, the trackwheel Seems to be Broken. I got same problem as well, i decided to open my BB 8700 and got that one part of the trackwheel in broken, hense dosen't suport the other part when Presing. Need to Replace it !!

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Posted on Jan 22, 2009


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Thanks for giving Fixya the pleasure to solve your problem.
1.In a messages list, click the trackwheel.
2.Click Compose SMS.
3.Click [Use Once].

4.Click SMS

5.Type the SMS-compatible phone number.

6.Click the trackwheel.

7.Click Continue.

8.Type a message.

9.Click the trackwheel.

10.Click Send.

If you have added contacts to the address book, you
can select a contact from the list after you click
Compose SMS.

To send an SMS message quickly from the phone, type
an SMS-compatible phone number. Click the
trackwheel. Click SMS<XXXXXXX>.

Check out the manual from this link.

Rating the solution is highly appreciated if you feel helped.
Good luck and have a nice day

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3. Click Call Barring. If your SIM card is provisioned for call barring, the Call
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4. Select the call barring option that you want to disable and click the trackwheel
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5. Click the trackwheel to view the menu, and then click Save.
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How to change the trackwheel on 8700G

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This will rebuild your apps, and should fix the corruption.

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