slide 4 of 6 Put the Phone in Uncooked Rice This may seem like the strangest part of the process, but it could be the most important. Offline 11-08-2009, 10:19 PM #8 (permalink) JSanders Crimson Tide Moderator Join Date: Oct 2004 Location: North of the moss line Model: 9xx0 OS: 7.0sumtin PIN: t low I've washed it with 91% alcohol (just they key part because that's all that got wet) a three times and the blackberry turns on but the keys still do not work. Show more Language: English Content location: United States Restricted Mode: Off History Help Loading... have a peek at this web-site
Opened up "Desktop Manager" 3. Install free BlackBerry Protect today for backups of contacts and data.4. Most BlackBerrys will have between two and four screws on the outside, and two to four on the inside. portatronicsNYC 66,418 views 12:05 Keyboard and Trackball problems with a Blackberry - Duration: 5:58.
For example, if the phone took a blunt hit in a shallow pool of water, thus coupling percussive damage to water damage, if it was just soaked (for example I once Was this answer helpful? Maybe the heat dried it out while charging. __________________ unlock your phone here http://freemyblackberry.com/ I am on http://supportforums.blackberry.com BES 12 running sweet for my DTEK60 Offline 11-28-2009, 10:03 AM
And if that something happens to be water related, a more through clean is in order. 04/02/2012 by Stefano Gigante we all agree then! Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect The next video is startingstop Loading... Reply Tremortality CrackBerry Genius of Geniuses Posts 5,687 Posts 02-24-09,07:46 PM #9 If you have some of them little silica bags that come in food products, shoes etc toss Blackberry Keys Not Working Your BlackBerry isn’t going to start sparking or acting strange right away, so don’t let the fact that your device looks ok be a reason not to remove the battery.
Your up and running so...... Blackberry Curve Keyboard Not Working inside custom componentBlackBerry® OS Smartphones Reply Topic Options Subscribe to RSS Feed Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this Topic to the Top Bookmark Subscribe Printer Friendly Page Rice will only work in an acute phase and get rid of some of the water. Total Cost of Ownership of IT The Economics of Email Strangling the Internet: Why Spam Matters and What it Costs Is There Life Beyond Windows?
Sometimes it looks like webbing. Blackberry 8520 Keypad Not Working Solution It is great as first aid, but I like to stay away from it as much as possible. 04/02/2012 by oldturkey03 I concour with you. Re: Blackberry Curve keyboard not working!!! Offline 11-08-2009, 06:00 PM #2 (permalink) NJBlackBerry Grumpy Moderator Join Date: Aug 2004 Location: Somewhere in the swamps of Jersey Model: SGS7 Carrier: Verizon Posts: 27,907 Post
Add to Want to watch this again later? http://www.nashnetworks.ca/how-to-save-a-wet-blackberry.htm Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? Blackberry 9320 Keypad Not Working Solution What I saw was the side of the circuitry for the keyboard showing oxidation (like battery salt). What To Do If Your Blackberry Keyboard Stops Working no one seems to know what to do about this.
You will probably be really tempted to slap the battery in and see if the device is fried, but you have to be patient. Check This Out They have NO customer service in the UK, and as I own the BB (not through my mobile service provider, with whom I have a SIM only contract) I could get Contact Us - BlackBerryForums.com - Archive - Top LinkBack LinkBack URL About LinkBacks Bookmark & Share Digg this Thread! Sorry. Blackberry Buttons Not Working Fix
More discussions in BlackBerry Where is this place located?All Places Sprint Forums Devices BlackBerry This discussion is archived 1 2 Previous Next 24 Replies Latest reply: Jan 11, 2011 12:04 PM I got a refurbished one today. I only had like 5 apps but he said just re-download each app one at a time and maybe I could figure out which one's the problem.Now.....it will freeze and when Source Was this answer helpful?
abarre75 Jul 24, 2010 12:01 PM (in response to Steadicam) Currently Being Moderated Hi, I've had trouble with my BBerry Curve too. Laptop Keyboard Got Wet And Keys Don't Work Report Inappropriate Content Message 3 of 11 (20,646 Views) Reply 0 Likes JSanders Resident Expert Posts: 94,979 Likes: 24,481 Solutions: 6,370 Registered: 04-01-2008 My Device: Passport • Z30 • Z10 • A severe water exposure may leave droplets of water hiding in every nook and cranny of the device, and they may be hard to remove by a mere drying.
Just let it sit there for at least 24 hours. Reply Tremortality CrackBerry Genius of Geniuses Posts 5,687 Posts 02-24-09,07:18 PM #4 Other sites are bbenriched.com or horizonwireless.com as well as ebay if you want them a little quicker..... So I suppose what I suggest if this happens to you is that when you have to call Asurion, complain about the god awful service you had at the Sprint repair Blackberry 9720 Keypad Not Working There is no rule about rest if you use iso-alcohol (you're getting the phone wet again but the iso will help push out any hidden water and minimize amount of time
xsqeakychickie43 Aug 16, 2010 10:55 PM (in response to xsqeakychickie43) Currently Being Moderated I just wanted to update with what happened with my phone. If, however, the phone doesn’t work with the charger, it’s time to say bye bye, BlackBerry - unless you’re an optimistic übergeek with a Torx screwdriver and lots of time on If it still doesn't work after 3 days leave it for a few more days. have a peek here Inspect this keyboard for any defects or damage.
Since the damage may be too small for you too see, make sure you clean every possible area. I always suggest cleaning any logic board. you get a new phone out of the deal instead of a refurbished one.The plus side is that I've had my new phone for a little while now and haven't had Working...
It's so aggravating!Good luck! gsm4world 441,280 views 9:20 How to fix a blackberry 8330 thats been in water - Duration: 8:18. Also, i don't the warranty covers wet damage (at least it does not in my country) Offline 11-08-2009, 09:45 PM #6 (permalink) yayayayay New Member Join Date: Aug xsqeakychickie43 Jul 10, 2010 9:27 PM (in response to miltonwalls) Currently Being Moderated All these posts are starting to scare me a little bit!
DO NOT "check it each day" by placing the battery in. More bad news is that drying a soaked phone can take days. If any post helps you please click the below the post(s) that helped you.2. You are going to have to open the case later anyway, so getting inside the device now can help remove some of the water.
While drying, keep turning the phone to get moisture out of any gaps. You may be able to find disassembly tutorials for your specific model online. Awesome huh?! In the morning, I was able to turn it on but the keys were not working.
Jordan Skole YouTube 82,160 views 4:56 Loading more suggestions... LinkBack Thread Tools 11-08-2009, 05:52 PM #1 (permalink) yayayayay New Member Join Date: Aug 2006 Model: 8900 Carrier: t-mobile Posts: 5 Post Thanks: 0 Thanked 0 Times in 0 Reply papped CrackBerry Genius of Geniuses Posts 16,114 Posts Global Posts 17,361 Global Posts 02-24-09,07:14 PM #3 cnn.cn, you can order new parts. Did you have any luck with replacing the keyboard?
Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content 01-25-2010 06:00 AM My Curve 8900 is less than 6 months old, LE55ONS 232,974 views 11:40 How to repair any water damaged phone in 1 HOUR!!! - Duration: 2:45.