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Registered: ‎03-07-2014
My Device: Blackberry bold
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Blackberry bold camera not working I have Blackberry bold. Whenever i am trying to use camera message "Could not start the camera. Close the other applications and try opening the camera again" is displayed on the screen. Anybody can help?

 
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Re: Blackberry bold camera not working I have Blackberry bold. Whenever i am trying to use camera message "Could not start the camera. Close the other applications and try opening the camera again" is displayed on the screen. Anybody can help?

Which BlackBerry Bold do you Have ?

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Registered: ‎03-07-2014
My Device: Blackberry bold
My Carrier: Fido

Re: Blackberry bold camera not working I have Blackberry bold. Whenever i am trying to use camera message "Could not start the camera. Close the other applications and try opening the camera again" is displayed on the screen. Anybody can help?

thanks it is Blackberry Bold 9900

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Re: Blackberry bold camera not working I have Blackberry bold. Whenever i am trying to use camera message "Could not start the camera. Close the other applications and try opening the camera again" is displayed on the screen. Anybody can help?

Restart you Device and then check

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My Device: Blackberry bold
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Re: Blackberry bold camera not working I have Blackberry bold. Whenever i am trying to use camera message "Could not start the camera. Close the other applications and try opening the camera again" is displayed on the screen. Anybody can help?

I have done even by pulling and reinstalling the battery. Didn't work

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Re: Blackberry bold camera not working I have Blackberry bold. Whenever i am trying to use camera message "Could not start the camera. Close the other applications and try opening the camera again" is displayed on the screen. Anybody can help?

I recommend you to first take a complete BackUp of your Device and then Reload Your OS

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Posts: 1,189
Registered: ‎01-05-2014
My Device: BlackBerry Passport - Z30 - Playbook - Finding Priv
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Re: Blackberry bold camera not working I have Blackberry bold. Whenever i am trying to use camera message "Could not start the camera. Close the other applications and try opening the camera again" is displayed on the screen. Anybody can help?

I would suggest performing a backup of your BlackBerry® smartphone then reloading the software as shown in the article below :

KB11320 - How to perform a clean reload of the BlackBerry Device Software using BlackBerry Desktop M...


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Re: Blackberry bold camera not working I have Blackberry bold. Whenever i am trying to use camera message "Could not start the camera. Close the other applications and try opening the camera again" is displayed on the screen. Anybody can help?


Ereeamazing wrote:

I would suggest performing a backup of your BlackBerry® smartphone then reloading the software as shown in the article below :

KB11320 - How to perform a clean reload of the BlackBerry Device Software using BlackBerry Desktop M...


Ereeamazing,Do you need to learn to edit a previous post and THEN include this important information IN your initial post?

Or, would doing so lower your post count?



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Registered: ‎07-21-2013
My Device: 9900
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Re: Blackberry bold camera not working I have Blackberry bold. Whenever i am trying to use camera message "Could not start the camera. Close the other applications and try opening the camera again" is displayed on the screen. Anybody can help?

Hi,

did you drop the phone? the camera sometimes got lose when phones are dropped.

try push the back cover around the camera gently and see what happened.