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Since upgrading my phone to ICS, my compass is reversed, with the north end pointing south.

I have tried waving the phone in a figure 8 pattern and flipping it over on all axis.

What can I do to get my compass pointing the right way?

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Have you tried using different compass apps, to see if it's the app or your phone/OS that has the problem? It's possible the app you're using may have problems with the compass in ICS. –  GAThrawn May 30 '12 at 17:02
    
@GAThrawn: I've tried a variety of apps, and as far as I can tell, they all show the exact same problem. –  Dave M G May 30 '12 at 17:14

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I found the answer on this page, and the solution was to download and install a compass fix patch.

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