1. Chinaman3750's Avatar
    Recently I have repetedly noticed a camera icon in my notification bar of my Samsung Galaxy Tab 3. However, when I expand the notification area, there is no explanation of what the icon means. I'm afraid that it means the camera is being used remotely by someone connecting to my tablet. Can anyone tell me what this icon means?

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    05-26-2014 03:54 PM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! Can you show us a screenshot?
    05-26-2014 07:03 PM
  3. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    I'd like to see a screenshot too.

    From a Slim M8 and the AC Forums app.
    05-26-2014 07:39 PM
  4. Chinaman3750's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! Can you show us a screenshot?
    How do I take screenshot and add it?

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    05-26-2014 10:05 PM
  5. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Power and Home buttons simultaneously pressed and held down for about 1-2 seconds until you see the screenshot taken. How To Take A Screen Shot With The Galaxy Tab 3 : Wi-Fi Tabs | Samsung
    Then you can use either the main Android Central app or the Tapatalk-based Android Central Forums app to post the screenshot. On the main AC app, when you start a new post, you can tap the paper clip icon at the upper right to attach an image. I don't use the AC Forums app, so I don't know the exact procedure to post an image, but I think it's pretty self-explanatory.
    05-26-2014 10:08 PM
  6. Chinaman3750's Avatar
    Here is the screenshot. Notice the two camera icons. When you expand the notification section, the icons aren't in the list with an explanation.

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    Attached Thumbnails Camera icon in notification bar-screenshot_2014-05-27-06-09-15.jpg  
    05-27-2014 05:13 AM
  7. mindynoel's Avatar
    I too am having the same problem but on my samsung galaxy s4. Never use to be there until my phone updated. Really like to know what this is.
    05-27-2014 05:27 AM
  8. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    Here is the screenshot. Notice the two camera icons. When you expand the notification section, the icons aren't in the list with an explanation.

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    I too am having the same problem but on my samsung galaxy s4. Never use to be there until my phone updated. Really like to know what this is.
    Pull down the notification shade. If there is notifications for it, long press it to bring up the a button for the app info screen.

    Sent from my One M8 using AC Forums mobile app
    05-27-2014 08:25 AM
  9. Chinaman3750's Avatar
    Pull down the notification shade. If there is notifications for it, long press it to bring up the a button for the app info screen.

    Sent from my One M8 using AC Forums mobile app
    That's the point. There is no notification in the expanded notification section.

    Posted via Android Central App
    05-27-2014 09:28 AM
  10. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    That's the point. There is no notification in the expanded notification section.

    Posted via Android Central App
    My apologies, I forgot you mentioned that in your first post.
    05-27-2014 09:36 AM

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