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My Blackberry 8310 curves camera won't open

When I try to open the camera on my 8310 Curve it tells me "Could not start camera. Close other applications and try opening the camera again"
All other applications are closed and I cannot get into my camera. Very frustrating. Can you help me?

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  • Anonymous Jan 14, 2009

    My blackberry perl is doing the same thing.

  • disasterous Jan 28, 2009

    Ditto. And its starting to **** me off

  • rbciii2002 Feb 08, 2009

    same thing here

  • Anonymous Feb 11, 2009

    camera will not work close other apps



  • Anonymous Feb 14, 2009

    Tried all the solutions/suggestions given and still frustrated...sigh

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2009

    Same problem here :(

  • plur Apr 04, 2009

    "Could not start camera. Close other applications and try opening the camera again"

  • brit95 Apr 04, 2009

    Same here.





  • Anonymous Apr 13, 2009

    Same problem, and Brandon's solution did not work!

    Anybody have another solution?

    I have read other forums and it seems most replaced their phones!

  • jolive12 May 06, 2009

    i have the same problem... but thnx to brandon.... you rock men... i dont ussualy do this{ living message} but i cant help it... your a genuise men.... thank you very much..... you rock

  • Anonymous May 15, 2009

    that crack i heard was the lense breaking.

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OMFG lol!. I just saw this on pinstack.com

My camera had hte same problem for months and this just fixed it!!

1)Remove back cover

2)Press gently, but firmly on lense (you should hear a click)

3)Battery Pull

Apparently if dropped at all, the camera can shift!!

Cheers, Imma go take some pictures after months of not being able to!

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"Could not start camera. Close other applications and try opening the camera again"

Posted on Apr 04, 2009

  • plur Apr 04, 2009

    it still didnt work=((

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OMG I LOVE YOU SO SO SO SO SO SO SO SO SO SO MUCH

BRANDON'S SOLUTION WORKS

Posted on Apr 01, 2009

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    my is not working stillllll

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Thank u Brandon your solution worked

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Wow it worked perfectly fine! thank you!

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Thanks brandon!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! It works!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted on Apr 27, 2010

  • alfadesta Apr 27, 2010

    Big thanks to brandon!!!!!!! I can use my camera again!!!!!!!

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Thanks so much Brandon....this helped me so much.

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THANKS BRANDON!!! it worked like a charm!!

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OMG BRANDON!!!! IT WORKED!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted on Nov 23, 2009

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Download the newest firmware upgrade from Blackberry. In addition to a couple of new apps (movie mode and voice recorder), it should take care of your problem. Of course, this is all free.

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