[SOLVED] Faulty proximity sensor - hardware fix

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http://forum.xda-developers.com – Caution: not-so-skilled people ask for help to more skilled friends !!! How a proximity sensor works: Basically there is a modulated infrared emitter and a correspondent IR receiver. When the modulated light is reaching the receiver, the sensor will become active. In the mobile phones, the structure is built like in the below drawing. When an object is close enough, the reflected modulated light will be captured by the sensor and it will activate it. The problem in some phones is that for various reasons the sensor is hyper-sensitive. This should be translated to sensor becoming active wh (HowTos)