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Trackball reinsert blackberry curve 8310

How to reinsert trackball

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  • Anonymous Sep 06, 2008

    i need to know how to fix the track ball n my red blackberry curve its all came apart ;(

  • Anonymous Oct 09, 2008

    Can someone please help me with the same thing! Soon!

  • Anonymous Oct 30, 2008

    my whole track ball fell apart

  • rkwest Nov 11, 2008

    my track ball gets stuck and wont go down... it's super annoying I had to get a new phone the other day. I loved my blackberry. Would love to use it again but the track ball is a big issue for me. The other issue I have is it drops calls for 10-15 minutes and wont turn back on for a while. can be very inconvenient.

  • Anonymous Nov 24, 2008

    my blackberry ball came apart all the pieces idk what to do with them i need help putting it all back together help!

  • dahana Dec 18, 2008

    my track ball gets stuck and wont go down... it's super annoying I had
    to get a new phone the other day. I loved my blackberry. Would love to
    use it again but the track ball is a big issue for me. The other issue
    I have is it drops calls for 10-15 minutes and wont turn back on for a
    while. can be very inconvenient.

  • Anonymous Jan 10, 2009

    The track ball on my blackberry fell out. Is there anyway I can use it without the trackball?


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You can find Video Disassembly Instructions at
www.fonlogix.us

They have New Trackballs for the cheapest price.

Here is a Coupon code for 10% off at their site

Code: Fixya10

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Usually the clips of the chrome ring break and don't snap back into the frontplate. There are :<a rel='nofollow' href=http://www.portatronics.com/guide/Smartphones-Repair-Guide/>Blackberry Curve Repair Guides</a>online that show you how to disassemble the Curve, if need be.

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NO!! NO!! NOO!! lol No need to buy a new black berry. GO to crackberry,com they sell the track balls and crome clip for just $10 I just bought a brand new one ( : crackberry has any thing and everything for any blackberry

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Just buy a new trackball, it only costs about 7 or 8 dollars online and if you buy the proper tools instillation should be easy and you shouldnt damage your phone. There are some youtube videous on proper instillation techniques. My trackball stopped rolling to the right so I ordered a new one, buying a new phone is way more expensive than switching out the parts. Good luck!

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I had to take mine off the other day to reinsert after the right motion wasn't working. To remove the unit, carefully lift up on the ring around the track ball. Inspect the bottom of the trackball for any damage to the small black rollers on the bottom of the unit. If the rollers are there, make sure they line up on top of the little chips.

If you need a replacement one check out this website:

http://www.blackberrytrackballs.com/?GoogAd4&gclid=CPCuhrvqu5gCFRMUagodDCBNZg

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I have a Curve. Have never lost my trackball but have lost control. You can bypass usage of it by tapping menu, hitting S twice. I am researching from there. The problem with the trackball is a mistake that they admit to but too late to do anything about and since it isn't life threatening or hasn't been called in to BBB or something, not much can be done. If you want more info, I can get it for you.

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