1. tcityfilms's Avatar
    Hi All,

    I just updated my BB Motion (unlocked, BBD100-2) to Oreo 8.1.0 and it seems the home button/screen interaction has gone weird.

    When I swipe/touch the home button without depressing it, it seems to go into a sort of cursor select mode where if I then move my finger over it, it will highlight the screen, the fixed icons at the bottom of the home screen, the rest of the icons, and I can swipe through them in order but not select any into action.

    Does anyone know what is going on with this and how I can stop it? It's particularly frustrating as a slight touch of the home button sends the phone into this 'selecting mode'. To get out of this useless 'selecting mode' I have to touch the home screen.

    Any ideas are greatly appreciated.

    Thanks!
    08-24-18 04:37 PM
  2. AmritD's Avatar
    It has been reported in other threads as well.
    Seems like a bug or a feature half baked.
    Hopefully BlackBerryMobile will push out an update soon to correct the same

    ClassicSQC100-1/10.3.3.2163
    08-24-18 04:48 PM
  3. tcityfilms's Avatar
    Thanks Amrit, yes hopefully it's remedied soon...
    08-24-18 04:54 PM
  4. Egonzalez1978's Avatar
    I wonder why BBMo didn't run a BETA on the Motion? Maybe Motion owners wouldn't be going through all of this. I'm on the fence of getting myself a Motion I have the Key2 but I'm having a lot of trouble adjusting to the keyboard. (it's really sensitive) though it's bigger and feels better than the KEYone I think it's time for me to hang it up and just use the touch screen on the Motion.
    08-24-18 06:32 PM

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