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W810i camera button half press problem

When i half press the the camera button the phone does not focus and when i press it full it does not take picture.I know that the button is fine because i can switch on the camera using that button. Please tell me if there is some driver update or patch that can fix this problem.

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  • Umar G Jan 16, 2009

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I have the same phone and the same problem it does not happen all the time. I quick fix is to cut the phone off remove the 1.Battery 2. sim card 3.memory card. Reinstall them in the 3 first 2 second 1 third. Reformatting the card can work but when you are not at a computer to transfer your pictures to you do not want to reformat you will lose them. This 1,2,3 is the way I fix my sony when this problem occurs.Good luck. I have all the updated software a drivers from sony and I still get this problem some times. Hope this works for you.

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Try formatting the phone

Posted on Jan 16, 2009

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