Redmi 9A unresponsive touch screen? Do this to fix it

At times, it can be frustrating when you experience issues with the touch screen of your smartphone. In this article, we will provide you with various methods to troubleshoot and fix the unresponsive touch screen issue on your Redmi 9A.

Have you ever pondered the reason behind such a problem? Most likely. In most cases, it occurs due to physical damage to the screen of your Redmi 9A.

However, there may be additional causes for touch screen malfunction, such as bugs or glitches present in a recent software update for the device.

What can I do if the touch screen on my Redmi 9A is unresponsive?

Here are some solutions to resolve this problem:

Reboot your phone

Rebooting your Redmi 9A is the most frequently used method to resolve a touch screen that is not responding. This action clears all processes that are running in the background and frees up the phone’s memory.

This method also makes the apps run smoothly. So, try rebooting your phone. This should resolve your problem.

Still not solved? Don’t fret. There are additional methods you can try as outlined below:

Boot into safe mode

Safe mode allows your Redmi 9A to boot back to its original state when it was first turned on. This mode temporarily disables all third-party apps on your Android device.

To restore your phone to its original condition, simply reboot your device. If you wish to boot your Redmi 9A into safe mode, follow these steps:

Press and hold the Power Button > Menu will pop up > Press and hold the Power off symbol for 3 to 4 seconds > You’ll see, “Reboot to safe mode” notification > Press Ok.

That’s it. Now you are in safe mode. Verify if your touch screen works properly in safe mode or not.

If your phone is functioning properly, then the issue may lie with certain third-party apps that you have recently installed. We recommend uninstalling these apps and reinstalling them from the Google Play Store.

Test your Display

Yes, you can test your Redmi 9A display with the help of some apps available in the Google Play Store. Display Tester is one of such apps used to test your smartphone display.

Factory Reset [ How to fix Redmi 9A unresponsive touch screen isssue ]

This method may have been utilized before to resolve other problems with your phone. Keep in mind, however, that using this method will result in all data on your Redmi 9A being erased and your phone will function like a brand new device (just don’t expect the same level of performance).

By performing a factory reset on your phone, all data stored by third-party applications will be deleted and the settings of the device that were altered by these apps will be returned to their default settings.

Before the implementation of this method, note that all data in your device will be permanently cleared. So back up your important files.

To factory reset your Redmi 9A:

Open Settings > System > Advanced > Reset Options > Erase all data (factory reset) > Click on “Reset Phone.”

At last, you may be asked to enter your password & that’s it. After performing a factory reset your phone’s touch screen should have to work properly.

We hope now you understood methods to fix the unresponsive touch screen of your Redmi 9A.

Also read: Redmi 9A Network Problem? Here’s how to fix it

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