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Clickwheel or select button

The Ipod works except the clickwheel. Does the select button work if the clickwheel is not installed... If so I could know if the logic board still has proper clickwheelfunctions....

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I disconnected it and reconnected. It still doesn't work. And the buttons without clickwheel don't respond either. So it must be the logic board. It functions except for the buttons....


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Yes, actually all buttons work if the clickwheel is not installed, since the buttons are on the logic board, and the clickwheel just lays on top of them. When you press a button on the clickwheel, it just transfer's the force to the button on the logic board. The only function the clickwheel serves is to detect scrolling with a finger.

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