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E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n lig...

Contributor
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E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

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Hi there. Can anyone tell me how to:

 

1. turn off shutter sound for my e72

2. turn off autofocus for the camera

 

basically I just want no lights or sounds when i take pictures.

 

Thanks a bunch!

Message Edited by omossis on 13-Dec-2009 02:46 AM
Professor
Posts: 597

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

To turn the camera sound off:

 

Menu -> Ctrl. panel -> Profiles -> select desired profile -> Personalize -> Warning tones -> off

 

2110i, 6150, 6210, 6310i, 6670, 9300, 9300i, E90, E72, HTC Touch Pro2, Samsung Galaxy S, Samsung Galaxy S II
Registered Member
Posts: 1

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

hi bucharest,

 

inspite of turning off the warning tone, the shutter sound persists.Pls advise.

Mobile Overlord
cjlim
Posts: 17,015

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

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It is now illegal not to have camera shutter sounds on mobile phone cameras in some countries, and this will be the case with more and more countries. This law does not apply to digital cameras. It is in response to mobile phone cameras being used to captured illicit photographs of children etc. This is why Nokia has removed the ability for the user to disable this sound in all the latest models. If you google the subject you will find ways of removing it but most if not all will result in the invalidation of your phones warranty and cannot be discussed in this forum.

 

 http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/blog/2009/jan/27/gadgets-law

Message Edited by cjlim on 13-Dec-2009 03:54 PM

Professor
Posts: 597

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?


symbiotic wrote:

hi bucharest,

 

inspite of turning off the warning tone, the shutter sound persists.Pls advise.


 

This solution works for me, both on E72 and E90. Maybe you haven't turned the Warning tones OFF in your CURRENT profile ? Or maybe your phone is a specialized model for a particular market ?
2110i, 6150, 6210, 6310i, 6670, 9300, 9300i, E90, E72, HTC Touch Pro2, Samsung Galaxy S, Samsung Galaxy S II
Sage
Posts: 67

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

Just tried turning off the warning tones on my device (made in Finland, bought in Sweden) and you can take 'silent' pictures that way on mine too!
Contributor
Posts: 3

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

Hi everyone,

Thanks for the info. I tried the silent profile but it doesn't work for me!

Any idea how to remove camera's autofocus? Because it gives out a blinding light for that purpose.


Registered Member
Posts: 1

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

does not work for e90 have any other suggestions or software pls advice
Counsellor
Posts: 19

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

Does not work for E72 (made in China, bought in Canada).

 

Yes, I changed the setting for my active profile.

Contributor
Posts: 4

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

If nothing else works you can try this.  Play an MP3 and try taking a picture.  Does the shutter still sound?  For me it does not.  Now play an MP3 and mute the song.  If you take a picture now there should be no sound.  Good luck.
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student_uz
Posts: 9

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

Basically,  turning of the Warning Tones tip didn't work for and to my friends. But, I've installed Mute Camera Software software, since that I don't have any annoying camera shutter sound. You can download it from following link:

 

http://www.mobilesbuddy.com/tag/mobile-software/page/15/

 

 

 

Plz do not hesitate to click on KUDOS, if this advice fixed your problem...thnx

Sage
Brenzef
Posts: 58

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

I would, if you supplied a working solution ;-)

So.... it does not work :smileyindifferent:

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Gabriel_SL
Posts: 1

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

The autofocus light is too bright and could damage the eyes' retina.

I really wish Nokia change the autofocus light back to the "red" one.

Untill then, the camera will remain hazardous for photographing people & animal.

Counsellor
premal
Posts: 118

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

1. turn off shutter sound for my e72

There are various sound options available, on my device no. 4 is same as basic Beep sound & no one has any idea that a photo is clicked.

 

2. turn off autofocus for the camera

no idea.

 

3. How to switch off the annoying flash, even if its turned OFF or in Night mode, still it flashes to focus which is very absolutely wrong.

Using Nokia Lumia 1320.
Also have Nokia E72 & Nokia N8.
Counsellor
Posts: 58

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

My N95 and N79 have ability to turn shutter sound off, and my new E72 DOES NOT allow me to do that. Why? I live in Russia and there is no such law here... 

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tommy2134
Posts: 2

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

download cCam from 

http://www.symbian-freeware.com/download-ccam.html

 

if it said certificate expired, change date on your phone to 07/07/2008.

 

i have E52 and it worked for me.

New Member
AdnanO
Posts: 1

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

Thanx,,,, Work with my E72-1 SW: 031.023 (Made in China)




http://thesymbianblog.com/2009/07/13/how-to-disable-camera-sound-on-your-nokia/
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clarabelletyy
Posts: 2

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

Hi, Thanks for this suggestion.

 

I'm currently trying to download the patch that was stated on the link that you've provided. However, i cant seem to be able to download it on my laptop. :smileysad:

 

Am i suppose to download it thru my e72 ? or through my laptop?

 

 

 

Mobile Overlord
scoobyman
Posts: 10,000

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

Hi clarabelletyy

 

On a Mac this extremely small 1kb file opens as a text file which you need to save as mute-camera.sis, however this still would need to be signed for you to utilise on specific device.

Happy to have helped forum in a small way with a Support Ratio = 37.0

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clarabelletyy
Posts: 2

Re: E72 - How do i turn off camera shutter sound n light?

Hi there,

 

Thanks alot for the help provided.

But, i'm still facing problems! :smileysad::smileysad: 

 

i downloaded the patch and signed it using an open signed.

However, when i filled up the necessary info and sent it, a message like the following pops up..

 

"FAILURE: Submitted .sis file uses a UID that is not in the protected or test range (0x10202be9). Open Signed Online only accepts UIDs from the ranges 0x2xxxxxxx and 0xExxxxxxx. "

 

Is there any solution for this problem? :smileysad: