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Old 08-17-2007, 12:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default 2 weeks old and trackball problem

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Trackball wont go up, should I take it apart and clean it or call ATT and get a replacement?

It's only 2 weeks old so I should get a brandnew one but if the new one is going to have this issue then maybe it's not worth the trouble??
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Well you can either take it in or do the following. Depress the trackball and while holding it down roll it different directions. After a couple of tries to should dislodge whatever is blocking it. You may want to but a pouch if you keep it in your pocket to keep it free of "stuff".
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