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Taking a Picture via headphone button

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Taking a Picture via headphone button

how to take a picture by pressing the headphone button when the camera is on? 

(the button by which you can 'answer' or 'reject' the call)

 

i have downloaded 'smart connect' and live camera key app,  but it doesnt seem to work.

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Re: Taking a Picture via headphone button

I haven't seen that before and I doubt it will work as if you are not on a call the key will work to start playing music 




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Re: Taking a Picture via headphone button

thanks for the reply.

if i turn on the camera on my phone with headphones plugged in and press the button on the headphone, it wont take a pic ?? is there any app available for that ?

 

what is "livekey easy launch" and "livekey camera" ?? I ve installed these , i thought livekey camera was suppose to do take the pic . 

can you explain me the functions of these two apps ?

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Re: Taking a Picture via headphone button

My understanding is that only works with LiveSound

 

http://www.forumforpages.com/facebook/sony-mobile/livekey-to-control-camera/1755459620/0

 

 

I'll look into it and test it myself




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Re: Taking a Picture via headphone button

thanks

what is Livesound ?? is it an app ?

n how does livekey works ? i cant even open it. 

Its not in the menu, just in the apps where its been installed, i cant open or u can say i dont know how to open it.

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Re: Taking a Picture via headphone button

http://store.sony.com/livesound-hi-fi-headset-zid27-MH1WO/cat-27-catid-EOL-Mobile-Phones-Accessories




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Re: Taking a Picture via headphone button

You wont be able to see the app as its only accessible through smartconnect, but that's only compatible with Sony LiveSound headphones




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Re: Taking a Picture via headphone button

I ve " Sony DR-EX14VP " 

so, i cant take picture with these headphones ?

 

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Re: Taking a Picture via headphone button

I'm not sure as it's a product from Sony Electronics and not Sony Mobile so i don't have it. But looking at the information about it i doubt you can.

If you want to take pictures using the button on the headset you can do that with Smart Headset MH1c (same as LiveSound but compatible with Xperia SP) and this app: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.sonyericsson.androidapp.appkey

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