iPhone ONLY recognized as camera phone in Windows

Discussion in 'iPhone Tips, Help and Troubleshooting' started by kevd00d, Jan 7, 2008.

  1. macrumors member

    Jan 2, 2008
    Hello...Windows XP is only recognizing my jailbroken iPhone as a camera now, so I can no longer open/view the other folders...anyone's help would be greatly appreciated! Thanks!
  2. macrumors newbie

    May 6, 2008
    only camera recognized on iphone

    Can someone help.... I got a unblocked iphone in hongkong and it works perfect but when i connect it to the computer it is only recognizing it as a camera and i cannot put any music etc.. onto it???
  3. macrumors 68030


    Dec 28, 2007
    PHX, AZ.
    That's normal.

    You need a third party piece of software to browse the iPhone's directory structure.

    I use THIS.
    Works great.
  4. macrumors newbie

    Mar 17, 2008
    if you are using windows I recommend you try using winSCP, google it, then connect your iphone to browse the folders/files in the iphone.

    the pc will only see it as a camera, you need itunes to copy pics, songs, video over to the iphone.
  5. macrumors newbie

    Aug 11, 2010
    mine still doesnt detect anything but a camera and i cant put it in recovery mode because the home button is unresponsive

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