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My camera on my blackberry curve is not working. ]

It has strange looking colors and the pictures are not saving.

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  • Anonymous Jan 26, 2009

    I have strange looking colors on my camera now and it won't take or save pictures...Any clues ?? I tried plugging it in and taking a pic and that will not work either..Please help.....

  • Anonymous Mar 02, 2009

    Camer view finder shows red tint and the file that is saved does not show a picture

  • Ross Cannatello Apr 14, 2009

    i have the same pronlem but i replaced my battery and it still does it..i tried updating it and still nothing..please help!!

  • Ross Cannatello Apr 14, 2009

    my blackberry curve will not store pictures..the view finder has a redish/white tint..it snaps the picture but when i go to view it there is no picture just a box with an x in it..i replaced the battery and have updated software too..please help!!!

  • Anonymous May 03, 2009

    My Blackberry Curve 8310 camera stopped working - viewfinder shows bluish tint and picture is blank. It is only a few months old and worked when I first got it. Plugging it in makes no difference.

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I found this solution on Blackberry forums. You'll need to take the battery cover off, and then push on the camera lens, or more accurately, the ring surrounding the camera lens. You should see the image corrected. I just tried it on mine, and it worked like a charm. Easy, cheap, quick fix.

I'd be curious to know if it's an electrical problem, a lighting problem (most likely) or a physical lens issue (focus).

Anyway, try it - it should work.


Posted on May 21, 2009

  • megsani Nov 11, 2010

    Yes it worked for me too. I almost gave up. Thank you. An important lesson to remember and remember always: never give up no matter it seems that you have hit a wall. Give a try, next time with a different approach/solution.

  • rag1pv Mar 28, 2011

    Brilliant ! This solution is awesome. Worked on my blackberry like a charm. Why don't the blackberry engineers wake up and fix it..obviously it looks like a very common problem

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My blackberry curve 9300 won't let me take pictures , if i try and open camera it says 'Could not start the camera. Close other applications and try opening the camera again.' theres no other applications open and it won't let me and i've tryed turning it off, what do i do?

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  • baileyt10 Apr 09, 2011

    Yh same here m8 and I would like to know how to fix this aswell

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Pushed on my lens and it did fix the problem, weird but it worked. thank you so much!!!!!!! :)

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I had that happen concurrently with a battery failure. When I made calls, there was a lot of interference and it died after only a few minutes of talk time. Also, my camera came up with strange, bright (pink, yellow, white) colors. I assumed it was a battery problem because the symptoms dissapeared when my curve (8320/ unlocked t-mo on rogers) was plugged in.

I replaced the battery for about 20$ on-line and everything's been fine since.

Hope it helps.

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