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Old 12-15-2009, 09:30 PM   #1
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can somebody point me to the thread or URL for replacing the track ball on the flip? Thank you.
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Old 12-15-2009, 09:54 PM   #2
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Does the trim ring around the track ball look like it comes out.
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Old 12-15-2009, 10:04 PM   #3
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Well, everything looks rather normal, but the trackball/cursor only goes horizontally, not vertically. My immediate reaction was the hardware. Would this be software/OS related problem? the phone is rather new.
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for those who might want to know the how to replace it, this url will help:

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Old 12-15-2009, 10:06 PM   #5
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How old is it. Try locking the keyboard and press firmly on the ball and scroll it around. Possibly has lint in the ball.
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Wow, it worked - thank you so much for your great hint!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Is the trim ring around the trackball not removable like it is on the Pearl?
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It appears that the OP got his problem solved already.
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