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Lgvx8700 i press the camera button and it says camera start error

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  • jsweaz Aug 15, 2008

    This is my 5th LGVX8700. I went through 6 LGVX8600s. This is the second phone that I've received the "Camera Start" error. On the first phone it occurred right away. I have had this phone for approximately six months now and just started receiving the error yesterday.

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I went through 3 8600's and this is my first 8700 (refurb though). I am having the same problem with the camera. It started a few days ago, just once in a while. Now it is all of the time. VZ said to bring it to a tech at the store or swap it out for another. I read on another forum that the tech should try updating the Firmware to T87VZV02 (OR O2) not sure what he typed. I'm gunna give it a try. I hope it works!!! Good luck with yours!

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