Announced on September 9, 2015, the iPad Mini 4 maintains the power of an iPad Air 2 in a smaller form factor.

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Sleep button not working

Hello there,

Just got an weird issue , i repaired an ipad mini 4th gen. everything works well except the sleep button wont work.

but it does work as power on/off .

i Know what most gone say now:

Bad digitizer , Nope tried 3 screens

tested screens on other ipad mini 4 and their it does work.

any had this problem to?

would love to hear how you solved this.

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Transfer the Hall effect sensor, it's a small component near the home button. Without the sensor the machine asserts the cover signal as attached so the sleep/wake function is completely latched. The power button cannot be used for sleep/wake in this situation, only power off works.

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is there guide for that? How is it done?


i know what you mean , but what if you trow it away already? can it be ordered ?


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