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camera on Lumia 640xl not opening

Q: camera on Lumia 640xl not opening

Hi. When trying to activate camera it shows - something went wrong -
ok.
i did reset phone
thanks
lizeth

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can anyone help me please?
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A:Asus x555ld built in camera not working

How old is this laptop?
 

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Any luck with this?
 

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I have been told it may be a driver issue but my drivers are relatively new (3-4 weeks old).

Let me know if you guys have any solutions.

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A:Sound Control Opening With Heavy Delay

Hmm, could be a bug with the new drivers.

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A:Recycle laptop screen and camera

If you're bored and have a lot of spare time, Google is your friend. Technically, yes, you can make it work as a monitor and stand-alone camera. I can't help you though.

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A:Laptop won't boot after opening the case

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Even though your provider at both homes is AT&T, the two wireless networks are not able to communicate with each other by default. The routers you have in each house separate your home networks from AT&T's network with their firewalls. Opening a port in the firewall that is forwarded to your camera will allow access from anywhere in the world as long as you know the exact external IP address with the correct open port added to the end of it.

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"whenever I try to open it a DOS window opens and I get the following error message:
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hi kheb20

On your DVD ROM you should see a very very tiny hole ... stick a pin of some sort into it and the ROM should open. By the way, it might not be opening because it's not receiving enough power from your PSU. Have you experienced any other power issues such as the pc shutting down randomly?

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-=Go here to download the HP service manual:
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Hi,

This is an old,old, problem,unfortunately.

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Please clarify. What excactly do you mean by opening ports?

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zonelabs will not run along side other firewalls happly
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The Well Known Ports are those from 0 through 1023.

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if zonealarm fails you disable it in startup
switch back to xp
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+++end of rant++++++++++
 

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S
 

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A:Opening PDF file disasters

welshsnowflake said:





I am working on my dissertation and started to use some of my references previously stored as pdf files in/on my computer and pen drive backups.

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I have uninstalled and reinstalled the programs to no avail.

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The clue might be the warning you got from the plug-in after reboot. It expects to see photoshop 3.0. That could imply it is written for version 3 and is actually too old to work properly with the version 5.5 you have. Your best bet is possibly to forget it, uninstall it and find an alternative that is more recent. If it won't uninstall and leave you with a working Photoshop, you will have to reinstall photoshop.

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Go to Start/Run/and paste in regsvr32 /i shell32.dll click Ok

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nobody..
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Welcome to Techspot supermunky. Let's see what we can do:

Chrome is the browser- let's think of that separately from a 'program.' The browser is what you use to access the internet. Bet you knew that already!

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OK, making a little progress.

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A:Excel not opening an attached in Outlook email

file may contain a macro or virus. It might be protected, it also might be corrupted. Do you know the sender or creator?

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BIOS dates from 2010 - please update it
 
Any reason for not updating to Win8.1?
 
The drivers for this device aren't installed.  Please download and install the latest, Win8 compatible drivers from the manufacturer's website.

 
SCSI Controller    PCI\VEN_1103&DEV_2300&SUBSYS_11AB11AB&REV_02\4&24B79ACB&0&00E2    The drivers for this device are not installed.

 
Lot's of problems with VLC in the application event log.  Please uninstall it (temporarily) in order to test it.
 
No significant evidence in these logfiles.
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A:Problems Opening Local Disk

So you use Browse option and look for C:\Windows\explorer.exe and make it so! Or does that not work either?
 

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A:Computer Freezing, programs like Steam not opening

ok first off, i cant help you with the random freezing, but i did have problems with steam like you, what i did was save the entire steam folder to another hard drive, then deleted it from the hardrive on my computer, then i trasfered it back and the freezing just went away, dont know how it fixed it, but steam works like it should, hope this is a little usefull
 

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Hello,
I have kiosk software that allows guests to access my company website only on a desktop set up in the lobby. The software does not use IE as a browser but when a guest clicks on a hyperlink a new ie window opens. I have configured ie>tools>internet options>connections>lan settings>proxy server with a 0.0.0.0 from keeping those popped up windows from showing the external links. So the guest sees the window but can't access anything outside of the company website. Is there any way from keeping the window from popping up in the first place.

P.S. I have enabled content advisor and configured pop up blocker filter with the highest setting but still get the popped up window. The hyperlink which pops up the window is not an advertisment...just a link to another website.

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A:Keep IE from opening

In Windows Explorer Tools View Folder Options HTM and HTML will normally be set for Internet Explorer activation.

This is the logical place to look I think.
 

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A:Opening a PDF document causes a BSOD on Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit

Hi George, what is this computer? What version of Windows are you running? Are you using the latest version of Adobe Reader? Get into Control Panel, System, Advanced System Settings, start up and recovery settings. Un-check "automatically restart"
 

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A:Removed Trojans can't get USB ports to detect camera or iPod

You can try these first

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There's one more thing but try the above first i think
 

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I have a user that is having Microsoft Access 2003 issues. There is a database created for this base only but here is what is happening.

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A:Access database not opening all the way

Is that on a domain? Or just a workgroup?

If it's a domain, you have a whole mess of permissions to check. Maybe you missed just one?

As an experiment. Try to copy the whole database, COPY, to his machine directly and open it from there. If he can't even access it locally, then there has to be a problem only between Access and the DB. Usually some kind of version conflict.
 

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