Intro: How to Un-jam Buttons Without Opening the Controller.
This tutorial will show you how to unjam buttons on controllers, remotes and etc. Today I shall demonstrate with and xbox 360 controller. This works better with plastic buttons and rubber ones take more work, but the end result is worth the half a minute this will take.
*Controller with jammed button
*length of a straw
*scissors or a knife
EDIT:No video sorry my phone software is being silly and unresponsive.
Step 1: Cut the Straw
Slit the straw upwards like this
Step 2: Inserting the Straw
Jam the straw between the button and the remotes housing and rotate the straw until it reaches its starting point.
Step 3: Test It
Spend hours mercilessly tapping your button, purely because you can!