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Selfie video camera starts when different app is chosen.

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asked Feb 16, 2015 by Ben
edited Feb 17, 2015 by Robert Polubinski

This morning my Android tablet started opening the video camera app whenever I tried to open Facebook. I don't know why it started doing this. I was unable to access Facebook until I went to app store and updated the facebook app. Could this have been some sort of virus?

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answered Feb 17, 2015 by Robert Polubinski (221,940 points)
edited Feb 27, 2015 by Nadia B

Yes, this could be a virus installed on your tablet. However, if the error was fixed by updating the Facebook application, then it should also be considered as a bug in the application's code that triggered the camera automatically. To check the tablet for infections, simply install a virus solution from the Play Store. You can use Bitdefender, for example.

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