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+ - Home Button fails on Apple devices running iOS 6.0.x->

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marcgvky
marcgvky writes "Unfortunately, it also came with a serious flaw in the OS/Software; the home button would not function in certain (necessary) scenarios. A little research on the Apple User Forums reveals an avalanche of similar issues from users of iPads and iPods. Some where upgraders, while many were New In Box folks (like me).
The only common theme is that users are running Apple iOS 6.0.x. While impossible to discern the root cause of the home button fail, one might speculate that this is an issue in iOS as it relates to capturing the button-press event and how the OS handles that event (i.e. to which program(s) do I communicate/raise that event).
This could be pretty darn embarrassing for the iOS team, if it turns out NOT to be a hardware issue and this bug made it into the iOS release build. Just saying :-) If it turns out to be a hardware issue, my apologies to the iOS team..... and please flog the hardware Q/A folks ;)"

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Home Button fails on Apple devices running iOS 6.0.x

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