1. tomskag's Avatar
    when i open up the camera app and then switch to the front facing camera, it instantly crashes something like (com.android.camera) then says to try again.

    but if i were to attach an image to an sms via camera i can switch it there no problem.

    anyone else have this problem?
    03-19-2011 10:24 AM
  2. pkphy39's Avatar
    Yup, same here.

    Any workarounds? I noticed that the front camera doesn't crash if you switch to video mode first, and then to the front camera, but otherwise the same as you - it crashes immediately in the Camera application, but when sending MMS and selecting the camera, it works fine.
    03-20-2011 12:18 PM
  3. prakash99's Avatar
    Strange. It's working fine on mine. Still I would like to hear any solutions if the problem pops up on my phone as well.
    03-20-2011 12:22 PM
  4. rickyrick3513's Avatar
    Working fine for me. Try clearing camera cache under applications.
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    03-20-2011 12:33 PM
  5. pkphy39's Avatar
    Couldn't clear the cache, but COULD clear data, and that did the trick - working as expected now! Thanks!
    03-20-2011 12:39 PM
  6. CIMYA89's Avatar
    I just tried going to the camera app and choosing ffc mode and mine works with no problem
    03-20-2011 12:41 PM
  7. mclarryjr's Avatar
    Clearing the cache and data is always the first thing I try when having an issue with most apps. Glad it fixed your issue.

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    03-20-2011 12:41 PM
  8. SUB-dawg's Avatar
    hmmmmm, works fine for me.
    03-20-2011 12:46 PM
  9. Torein's Avatar
    I had the same issue with my front facing camera on my HTC Thunderbolt. Clearing the cache did the trick. Thank you so much for posting that fix!
    03-25-2011 04:18 PM
  10. eianuzi's Avatar
    Clear cache worked - thanks
    04-15-2011 04:40 PM