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05-06-2009, 07:10 AM #1
Camera not working hardware or software?
I've recently just transferred my photos from iPhone 3G to PC. The next thing I know my camera isn't working no more.
Problem: Camera app runs fine but there's a black screen with greyed/blurred camera button.
I tried googling this problem and tried searching around forums but there was no solution. Anybody with any clues what's going on? and possible a DIY fix? Thanks...
05-06-2009, 08:35 AM #2
if the button is greyed, i'd say its most likely a software issue.
restore and see if that helps
05-06-2009, 09:01 AM #3
sounds like a software issue for sure. you may have to restore
05-06-2009, 11:55 AM #4
thanks for all the replies, I've tried everything possible to be honest... Restoring it didn't work. Erasing the phone via settings>general>reset>erase all contents for settings and waited for 1 hour for the process, didn't work...
I don't really wanna bring the phone in they will replace another phone with higher baseband and I cannot then unlock with yellowsnow...
05-06-2009, 12:39 PM #5
Did you ssh the photos out?
05-07-2009, 02:34 AM #6
05-13-2009, 04:28 AM #7
did you try to restore the iPhone with DFU Mode? Sometimes when you recover the iPhone, the software gets wiped but some issues remain. I had an issue that seemed like the Flex Cable symptoms, did a restore without DFU Mode and the problems persisted. Once I did DFU Mode, the phone was back to normal and has been working for 4 months now.
05-14-2009, 07:40 AM #8