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The camera may be in use another application. Please close the other application and try again.

Enthusiast
Message 11 of 17
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Message 11 of 17

XZ Camera problem

Hello, I have a problem. When i want to open the camera app, i get a message "Error. The camera is using by another app." But there is no other app open. I restart the phone and same message. In diagnose app the front and main camera open all is alright. I cklick there for photo and the window in the diagnose app become green. 

 

I´m using all stock rom and locked bootloader. What can I do ? 

Emperor
Message 12 of 17
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Message 12 of 17

Re: XZ Camera problem

@fetch93

 

check this out

 

http://talk.sonymobile.com/t5/Camera/The-camera-may-be-in-use-another-application-Please-close-the/m...




"I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not." Kurt Cobain (1967-1994)

Emperor
Message 13 of 17
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Message 13 of 17

Re: The camera may be in use another application. Please close the other application and try again.

@daisuki

 

Repair the phone with XC

 

 

Xperia Companion (XC)

 

 

Software Repair Guide

 

 

Alternatives on How to backup Xperias

 

http://talk.sonymobile.com/thread/36355

 




"I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not." Kurt Cobain (1967-1994)

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Enthusiast
Message 14 of 17
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Message 14 of 17

Re: XZ Camera problem

uliwooly hey, doesnt work. And save mode also not. Clear cache also not. 

Learner
Message 15 of 17
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Message 15 of 17

Re: The camera may be in use another application. Please close the other application and try again.

 

 i cannot install the xperia companion, i tried so many times to download and intalling it again, what should i do, im using laptop sony viao windows 7. 

 

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Emperor
Message 16 of 17
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Message 16 of 17

Re: XZ Camera problem

@fetch93

 

repair the phone with XC

 




"I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not." Kurt Cobain (1967-1994)

Emperor
Message 17 of 17
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Message 17 of 17

Re: The camera may be in use another application. Please close the other application and try again.

@daisuki

 

google the error 




"I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not." Kurt Cobain (1967-1994)