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Feb 10, 2011
For some reason, my gallery is not working. I've shut off the phone numerous times and even let it sit for an hour before turning back on yet it still does not work. It will open partially for about a second then close itself, without even asking for force close. If anyone has any knowledge as to why this problem is occuring, please inform me. Btw, I use launcher pro
It's a fairly common problem lately. Go to Menu, Settings, Applications, Manage Applications, and select the All Applications tab at the top. Look for Gallery, Media Content, and Media Container Services, then for each one, clear Data and Cache if anything in there. Ignore any warnings that data and information will be lost. Reboot your device and wait a bit, the sd card needs to remount and your Gallery needs to reindex everything. But you will be able to get into Gallery afterwards.
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Weird, this just happened to me last night. I tried clearing cache and data but my gallery still didn't work. Found a thread in another forum that fixed mine. Go to the market and download the app Gallery 3D. Open the app and you should see a bunch of folders and pictures. Look to see if you have any that are black or blank. If you find any, these are corrupt files so delete them. Now go back to your stock gallery app and hopefully it opens and is back to normal. It worked for me.
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Ive had dorid x phone for about 2 weeks. Gallery worked just fine. Then I hooked up to computer and transferred pictures from phone to computer. Since then my gallery has not worked. Something was triggered during that I think, my best guess at least. When I click on gallery it would flash and then go away. I installed Gallery 3d, deleted my pictures I took since the download with it, then my regular gallery worked just fine. Anybody else with this problem do a recent computer connect? And why is there not a Droid rep on these forums addressing these issues is beyond me. Make a product, then run like a democrat to another state. nice.
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