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Touch screen not working properly

Touch screen of P990i is shifted approx. one inches from its original location. Tell me how can I calibrate by screen.

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  • alanaceline Jul 28, 2008

    i cannot use my touch scree properly the othert are not functioning well even when im in my set up wizard

  • alanaceline Jul 28, 2008

    i cannot use properly my touch screen of my p990i

  • jan_rey1984 Jul 31, 2008


  • Anonymous Aug 25, 2008

    i have a sony ericsson p 990i - 6 months old. the touch screen is not working n i tried caliberating it but it doesnt even calberate n syas 'too far from point1' etc. what can be the problem?

  • Anonymous Sep 16, 2008

    Touch screen not working properly. If I press a certain point, what appears is the letter or number before it. How can i solve the problem?

  • rshanu Feb 01, 2009

    hi my name is shanu from india . i have 990i cellular phone.problem is touch screen & key pad not warking. thanks my e- mail [email protected]

  • jeahdan_m Feb 10, 2009

    my touch screen doesnt work properly

  • srab Mar 10, 2009

    my touch screen is not accurate, i can't used it. its too far from the original file that you want to open.

  • loveakoniken Mar 10, 2009

    I have a problem with my touch screen ... same problem with them, when i touch one line, it activates the lower line ... i tried doing the calibration but it says " too far ..." please help me solve the problem please ...

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2009

    how can i fix it, because when i touch number 7 on the screen it will appear number 8.. using the set up wizard i cant tap the center of 1 for calibarting my there any solutions that can i use such as reprograming my phone to fix the screen?

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2009

    touch screen is not functioning.. how can i fix it because using the set up wizard, the message appears to far from piont 1 and 2 but the point 3 and 4 are good. is reprograming/ reformating my unit can fix the screen problem?

  • coolnik Apr 08, 2009

    my p990i touch screen is not wotking at all

    could it be solved by master reset

    plz rply soon


  • sharkin27 Apr 11, 2009

    i tried clicking that blinking pointbut i need to click above the given point then only it gets clicked if i click exactly on the point it says too far from point 1
    Managed to clicked that way till point 3 but point 4 cant b clicked anyhow
    it keeps showin dat far away error
    any other way to solve this problem?

  • Anonymous May 01, 2009

    i've trie all the solution posted here but none of the work with my p990i its a waste of time in trying all these.

  • Anonymous Mar 26, 2014

    I bought a bestel a110 mobile. After a few months, touch not working on that mobile. Please tell me, where i can buy the touch strip for that mobile?



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You can do it by running setup wizard, located in control panel->others-> setup wizard and follow instructions till you will be asked to tap on blinking points.

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Replace touch screen

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reinstall the operating system and try

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My phone Sony Ericsson P990i touch screen is not working corectly


As you said your touch screen doesn't works properly it means that you are able to work with the screen only the response of the touch screen is not so effective.Then you should not worry.You have just re calibrate the phone for more effectiveness.

The steps to recalibrate is quite simple
Go to control panel menu-Setup wizard
tap 'YES' before cancel appears.Do this until you see 1,2,3,4
numbers blinking...

Mostly this will solve the problem.Then you have to see the sensor or the Keypad IC fault.and replace it accordingly...

Please do rate the solution if the issue is resolved or post a comment for further assistance.

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P990i touch screen not possible to calibrate

First, upgrade the software of the phone. After the upgrade, the setup wizard appears; complete it, and start it again from "Control panel", "Other", "setup wizard": now, just press the next button until 1 2 3 4 appears in the screen: don't select anything else, just the next button, or the calibration screen would not appear.

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Try calibration! else, the only way is to change it, i did it my self, i think it would not be difficult if you have done similar things! you can buy it for a reasonable price on the net. Good luck

Touch screen is not working properly.To open application i have to click 2 inches above the application icon.

re-calibrate your screen via the setup wizard. if that doesn't work, try installing upgrade software (os) if that doesn't work there is a hardware failure

P990i touch screen is not working properly.pls help me?????

go to control pannel
>>>>other>>>>setup wizzard>>>>>>keep it next next then u enter pen calliberation menu u will see 4 dots at 4 corners of ur screen touch on it exactly ur touch screen works properly

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first of all calibrate ur touch
then if not works
please change ur touch pad

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When I hit the center some part above gets highlighted and selected and the botton part where the taskmanager and battery icons are present does not respond to my taps ... what could be the problem,,, kindly help me solve the issue.


P990i touch screen problem

I encountered the same problem but was able to fix it. Just don't know if it's just temporary. Go to tools, control panel, other, set up wizard, tap yes, tap the second button before cancel, keep on clicking to the right direction until the numbers 1, 2, 3 and 4 appears. Tap the center of each number until blinking stops, save settings. For the first few steps you may use the jog dial found on the left side of the phone if the touch screen does not follow your tappings.
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