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Force close every time with the camera app

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24th April 2012, 11:37 AM   |  #1  
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i have a samgsung captivate i rooted and put cyanogenmod on for my girlfriend but the camera applicaton FC every time. ive searched this forum and xda to no avail. before anyone asks it was a clean install and i wiped everything....please help!!
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There are also files on /sdcard which might affect your camera. Things like thumbnails, cache etc. Try to find and eradicate those.
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24th April 2012, 07:35 PM   |  #3  
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Force close every time with the camera app
I've cleared those...and as an update to this thread i have upgraded to ics...now the app doesn't crash but i get a black viewfinder for photo and video (multiple apps)
24th April 2012, 11:11 PM   |  #4  
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Originally Posted by realoutlawdave

I've cleared those...and as an update to this thread i have upgraded to ics...now the app doesn't crash but i get a black viewfinder for photo and video (multiple apps)

I thought cyanogenmod had problems with the camera, Try flashing another ICS rom and see if it FC's
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25th April 2012, 03:26 AM   |  #5  
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the ics rom i'm using isnt cyanogenmod btw.


no more force close but a black view instead
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checkdisk your SDCard. then copy to PC and then delete every JPEG and PNG picture on SDCard.
25th April 2012, 05:25 PM   |  #7  
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the black screen happened before there was a sd card in the phone and without any pictures being taken and with and without a sim card...
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I had this same issue before. Have you tried returning to stock to see if it happens.

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26th April 2012, 03:46 AM   |  #9  
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I had this same issue before. Have you tried returning to stock to see if it happens.

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haven't tried that....could you perhaps direct me to where i can get the stock files?
26th April 2012, 04:27 AM   |  #10  
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Sticky thread in the Captivate Development Forum.

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