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Old Jul 29, 2010, 06:33 AM   #1
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iphone 4 camera shutter wont open. is this fixed in 4.0.1? [Problem now solved]

does anyone know if this has been fixed in 4.0.1? like many other people i dont really want to upgrade to 4.0.1 beacuse of the impending jailbreak. it looks like i'm going to have to make a decsion of having camera or jailbreak! thats if there is a camera fix in 4.0.1

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Old Jul 29, 2010, 06:38 AM   #2
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does anyone know if this has been fixed in 4.0.1? like many other people i dont really want to upgrade to 4.0.1 beacuse of the impending jailbreak. it looks like i'm going to have to make a decsion of having camera or jailbreak! thats if there is a camera fix in 4.0.1
lol that sounds like you may just need to restore your phone.
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Old Jul 29, 2010, 06:41 AM   #3
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lol that sounds like you may just need to restore your phone.
done alot of googling and a restore wont work. not even starting the phone from fresh
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Old Jul 29, 2010, 07:00 AM   #4
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does anyone know if this has been fixed in 4.0.1? like many other people i dont really want to upgrade to 4.0.1 beacuse of the impending jailbreak. it looks like i'm going to have to make a decsion of having camera or jailbreak! thats if there is a camera fix in 4.0.1
The dev-team has said the jb being developed will work with 4.01. However, I don't recall seeing any mention of fixing the camera shutter in 4.01
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Old Jul 29, 2010, 07:02 AM   #5
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does anyone know if this has been fixed in 4.0.1? like many other people i dont really want to upgrade to 4.0.1 beacuse of the impending jailbreak. it looks like i'm going to have to make a decsion of having camera or jailbreak! thats if there is a camera fix in 4.0.1
If this is a new iPhone 4 on OTB firmware, sounds like a warranty issue. I haven't seen anyone post of this problem.
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Old Jul 30, 2010, 06:49 AM   #6
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If this is a new iPhone 4 on OTB firmware, sounds like a warranty issue. I haven't seen anyone post of this problem.
will take it into a apple store to see whats up. rather annoying tho. i'm on holday and cant take any pictures

its quite a common problem apparently http://discussions.info.apple.com/me...ageID=11749931
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will take it into a apple store to see whats up. rather annoying tho. i'm on holday and cant take any pictures

its quite a common problem apparently http://discussions.info.apple.com/me...ageID=11749931
Seems it is an issue. First I have heard of it. Thanks for the info and good luck.
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Old Aug 4, 2010, 12:27 PM   #8
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update for those interested:

went to my local apple store (Brighton, England) and they said they have never encountered anyone with the problem i had. so its obviously not a very common problem. anyway the genius offered me a replacment no questions asked. he even let me look through the little micro scope they use to check for water damage

now restoring and updating to 4.0.1 then straight to jailbreakme.com. cant wait to have a play around

also would like to mention the level of customer service in the apple store, its second to none. so the temptation to jailbreak all the iphones in the store was taken away
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