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  1. WoWNyx's Avatar
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    Anyone facing problems with their Lumia 920 or wp8 where, when you press the physical lock key and it won't respond?

    This happened to me many times. The only thing I can do is restart my phone.

    Is there any fix to this?
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    I'm not facing any big problem with the button though. Although sometimes I need to press twice to wake the screen but I thought it was just a typical slow response from the button.
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    Hummm.. Anyone else with this problem?
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    Quote Originally Posted by WoWNyx View Post
    Hummm.. Anyone else with this problem?
    I have faced this problem just once till now, but the phone woke up on the second press. My guess is that I just didn't press the button properly the first time.
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    yeah, sometimes... im using 820 tho
  6. WoWNyx's Avatar
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    Its probably wp8 bug. Its annoying, happened to me many times.
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    I have this problem, it happens to me about every 2 days.

    I can use the button to shut down, and wake up the phone. But I cant use it to lock the screen

    920 here.

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