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  1. Yazeed msl's Avatar
    hello

    my s5 working good but sometimes the touch be so bad like clicking top screen without touching it double clicking on keyboard

    sometime it gone like for 1 or 2 week then it back 1 to 2 days then it gone


    i found on youtube near to my problem


    sorry for my bad english

    -thanx
    06-06-2014 05:56 PM
  2. sjaduae's Avatar
    have a look at settings/accessibility/dexterity and interactions to see if the settings are too low

    Also Have you one of those cheap mirror screen protectors fitted they typically sell in souks etc
    06-06-2014 10:04 PM
  3. ahassanj's Avatar
    I am having the same problem since the first day I bought my galaxy s5. At first I thought the touch problem would go away after the firmware update, but it didnt. The actual issue here is that the problem is not consistent and sometimes the phone works flawlessly while other times it stops registering my touches altogether...
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    06-07-2014 12:20 AM
  4. Yazeed msl's Avatar
    have a look at settings/accessibility/dexterity and interactions to see if the settings are too low

    Also Have you one of those cheap mirror screen protectors fitted they typically sell in souks etc
    Thanx for posting and i don't have mirror protector
    I am having the same problem since the first day I bought my galaxy s5. At first I thought the touch problem would go away after the firmware update, but it didnt. The actual issue here is that the problem is not consistent and sometimes the phone works flawlessly while other times it stops registering my touches altogether...
    same like you
    06-07-2014 05:36 AM
  5. sjaduae's Avatar
    Thanx for posting and i don't have mirror protector

    same like you
    Have you tried a factory reset ?
    06-07-2014 06:07 AM
  6. Yazeed msl's Avatar
    Have you tried a factory reset ?
    yes one time after i bought it after week but looks like it gone for now
    it may back after days ...
    06-07-2014 09:10 AM
  7. tippmann15's Avatar
    It may be an app causing this issue, it could be the sensitivity settings, or your phone could be defective.

    Or lag......, my phone lags at the pattern luck 5 screen someone's.

    Sent from my SM-G900T using Tapatalk
    06-07-2014 09:34 AM
  8. ahassanj's Avatar
    Have you tried a factory reset ?
    Yes Ive tried the factory reset, no use. The issue still persists..
    06-07-2014 09:55 AM
  9. ahassanj's Avatar
    It may be an app causing this issue, it could be the sensitivity settings, or your phone could be defective.

    Or lag......, my phone lags at the pattern luck 5 screen someone's.

    Sent from my SM-G900T using Tapatalk
    lol... you included almost every possible problem... the thing is that I cant take it to the Samsung shop since its quite possible that the phone will behave normally there (considering my bad luck in such scenarios).
    06-07-2014 09:57 AM
  10. tippmann15's Avatar
    I know , I was just trying to show a checklist of things to investigate .

    Sent from my SM-G900T using Tapatalk
    06-07-2014 10:08 AM
  11. sjaduae's Avatar
    yes one time after i bought it after week but looks like it gone for now
    it may back after days ...
    If it comes and goes it must coincide with something other than settings ie maybe a back-up or other service starts to run eg an antivirus or an app you only use occasionally that stays running in background and consumes processing power which manifests as touch sensitivity

    When the problem starts does a full restart stop it ie pull the battery for 5 mins ?
    06-07-2014 03:18 PM
  12. ahassanj's Avatar
    If it comes and goes it must coincide with something other than settings ie maybe a back-up or other service starts to run eg an antivirus or an app you only use occasionally that stays running in background and consumes processing power which manifests as touch sensitivity

    When the problem starts does a full restart stop it ie pull the battery for 5 mins ?
    ok, let me explain my issue a bit more elaborately by taking an example of usage of my phone during a normal day. I wake up, check the phone for any calls, messages or emails. Read a few articles etc. When the screen is off, i turn the screen on, i try to unlock the screen but the touch does not work. I press the power key twice, the touch starts working normally. During the course of day, similar issue occurs. There is no consistency in any particular processing running on the phone, or any particular color showing on the screen. Its just that when I turn on the screen, the touch issue starts. It can be as minor as a few additional ghost / missed touches (in this case i can confirm the issue using YAMTT app) or it can be as bad as totally non responding touchscreen (in this case I cant even unlock the phone). After I press the power key repeatedly a few times (turning the screen on and off repeatedly), the phone starts working perfectly. But the issue can start again at any time...

    I hope this wall of text clarifies the issue a bit. I am really annoyed with this problem since there arent many people reporting it and that its not an "always on" problem that I can show to the samsung guys. I am sure if I go to them and even if the phone exhibits this problem, they will just restart it and most prolly the problem will go away (as stated above) and give it back to me saying the problem is solved...
    06-07-2014 03:40 PM
  13. Yazeed msl's Avatar
    ok, let me explain my issue a bit more elaborately by taking an example of usage of my phone during a normal day. I wake up, check the phone for any calls, messages or emails. Read a few articles etc. When the screen is off, i turn the screen on, i try to unlock the screen but the touch does not work. I press the power key twice, the touch starts working normally. During the course of day, similar issue occurs. There is no consistency in any particular processing running on the phone, or any particular color showing on the screen. Its just that when I turn on the screen, the touch issue starts. It can be as minor as a few additional ghost / missed touches (in this case i can confirm the issue using YAMTT app) or it can be as bad as totally non responding touchscreen (in this case I cant even unlock the phone). After I press the power key repeatedly a few times (turning the screen on and off repeatedly), the phone starts working perfectly. But the issue can start again at any time...

    I hope this wall of text clarifies the issue a bit. I am really annoyed with this problem since there arent many people reporting it and that its not an "always on" problem that I can show to the samsung guys. I am sure if I go to them and even if the phone exhibits this problem, they will just restart it and most prolly the problem will go away (as stated above) and give it back to me saying the problem is solved...
    hey bro seems i found the solution

    do you have screen protector on your screen ?
    06-07-2014 06:13 PM
  14. ahassanj's Avatar
    hey bro seems i found the solution

    do you have screen protector on your screen ?
    Yes I do. But I have tested it without the screen protector as well. The issue still persisted...

    - - - Updated - - -

    hey bro seems i found the solution

    do you have screen protector on your screen ?
    Still, what solution did you find? I can try it anyway.
    06-08-2014 03:53 AM
  15. Yazeed msl's Avatar
    Yes I do. But I have tested it without the screen protector as well. The issue still persisted...

    - - - Updated - - -

    i just bought new screen protector but the problem been reduced

    Still, what solution did you find? I can try it anyway.
    06-08-2014 01:01 PM
  16. Haalcyon's Avatar
    Have you disabled any of the bloat? Some slice of bloat may be keeping the CPU/kernel busy.

    NoTe 3 2 1nFiNiT1
    06-08-2014 01:42 PM
  17. sjaduae's Avatar
    ok, let me explain my issue a bit more elaborately by taking an example of usage of my phone during a normal day. I wake up, check the phone for any calls, messages or emails. Read a few articles etc. When the screen is off, i turn the screen on, i try to unlock the screen but the touch does not work. I press the power key twice, the touch starts working normally. During the course of day, similar issue occurs. There is no consistency in any particular processing running on the phone, or any particular color showing on the screen. Its just that when I turn on the screen, the touch issue starts. It can be as minor as a few additional ghost / missed touches (in this case i can confirm the issue using YAMTT app) or it can be as bad as totally non responding touchscreen (in this case I cant even unlock the phone). After I press the power key repeatedly a few times (turning the screen on and off repeatedly), the phone starts working perfectly. But the issue can start again at any time...

    I hope this wall of text clarifies the issue a bit. I am really annoyed with this problem since there arent many people reporting it and that its not an "always on" problem that I can show to the samsung guys. I am sure if I go to them and even if the phone exhibits this problem, they will just restart it and most prolly the problem will go away (as stated above) and give it back to me saying the problem is solved...
    It sounds like you have an app or a widget that is not compatible that also has a screen saver or display but it's not appearing correctly and shows as a non responsive screen until you manage to dismiss it

    I had already suggested a screen protector to Yazeed in my very 1st message
    06-08-2014 04:05 PM
  18. Yazeed msl's Avatar
    Have you disabled any of the bloat? Some slice of bloat may be keeping the CPU/kernel busy.

    NoTe 3 2 1nFiNiT1
    how i can do this?
    06-08-2014 07:16 PM
  19. Yazeed msl's Avatar
    It sounds like you have an app or a widget that is not compatible that also has a screen saver or display but it's not appearing correctly and shows as a non responsive screen until you manage to dismiss it

    I had already suggested a screen protector to Yazeed in my very 1st message
    Thanks for that
    06-08-2014 07:18 PM
  20. ahassanj's Avatar
    Yazeed bro you did not mention anything in your comment. What exactly was the solution? Removal of screen protector?
    06-09-2014 12:34 AM
  21. ahassanj's Avatar
    Have you disabled any of the bloat? Some slice of bloat may be keeping the CPU/kernel busy.

    NoTe 3 2 1nFiNiT1
    I have disabled almost half of the samsung proprietary softwares. Do you think disabling those might be an issue? But that wasnt an issue with my previous galaxy note 3 and galaxy s2 etc..
    06-09-2014 12:36 AM
  22. Haalcyon's Avatar
    I have disabled almost half of the samsung proprietary softwares. Do you disabling those might be an issue? But that wasnt an issue with my previous galaxy note 3 and galaxy s2 etc..
    I think disabling the utilities you're not using can only help but I'm certainly no experienced expert.

    sV
    06-09-2014 07:20 AM
  23. Yazeed msl's Avatar
    Yazeed bro you did not mention anything in your comment. What exactly was the solution? Removal of screen protector?
    oh sorry i wasn't have screen protector just bought one and its gone
    06-09-2014 03:09 PM
  24. ahassanj's Avatar
    oh sorry i wasn't have screen protector just bought one and its gone
    Wow.. Strange.. I have a screen protector too. So, your problem was solved by using a screen protector... I thought you were suggesting me to remove the screen protector. ( I think so did sjaduae)...
    06-09-2014 05:06 PM
  25. iphone5s's Avatar
    hello

    my s5 working good but sometimes the touch be so bad like clicking top screen without touching it
    I'm new to the S5 myself, but if you're still looking for a solution, I did notice under settings/display there is a setting for touch sensitivity. It's all the way down at the bottom of the display options.
    06-09-2014 05:28 PM
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