Vivo Y16 camera doesn’t work

You may have launched the camera on your Vivo Y16 and it displays an error text message. Thus, if perhaps the camera of your Vivo Y16 no longer works, sadly you can no longer take photos. To solve this problem, we decided to describe to you the steps to follow so that the camera of your Vivo Y16 works again. So we’ll see what you should do if perhaps the camera app on your Vivo Y16 shows you 1 of the following error messages:

  • Camera is recording
  • Camera failure
  • Camera application is not responding


What to do when the camera does your Vivo Y16 no longer works?

1- Restart your Vivo Y16

It is actually the first of all thing to do once the Vivo Y16 camera is not working is to restart the phone. In fact, it happens sometimes that the trouble is because of a basic bug. When ever this is the case, a small restart will cure the issue. Whenever it still will not function, you can go to the next section.

2- Update your applications

Sometimes the camera application does not function because it has not been updated . So you can update by going to Google Play and then in My games and apps. Whenever the application is already up to date or it still will not function, go to the next section.

3- Empty the camera application cache of your Vivo Y16

It can be that the issue comes from the cache of the Vivo Y16 photo app. To repair the problem it can be enough to empty the cache of the app. To achieve this, you need to go to the Vivo Y16 settings menu. Once there, click & nbsp; Apps & Notifications, then & nbsp; View apps & nbsp; & nbsp; Camera. After that go to Storage and just click Empty cache. After that try to restart the app.

4- Restart the Vivo Y16 in secure mode

Whenever non-e of the previous steps function, it perhaps means that an app that is installed on your Vivo Y16 is conflicting with the camera . To know if perhaps this is the case, you simply must restart your Vivo Y16 in secure mode. To discover how, read our tuto: How you can start Vivo Y16 in secure mode. After getting started, you need to try to launch the camera application. Whenever it works properly, it indicates that a recently installed application is in conflict. We therefore recommend you to uninstall the latest applications and test if it works.