How to Enable Camera on Your iPhone

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Are you trying to enable the camera on your iPhone? With the help of this guide, you can easily get started using the camera on your device.

First and foremost, open the Settings app on your iPhone by tapping the icon on your Home Screen. Once in Settings, scroll down until you find ‘Privacy’ and tap it. Then, select ‘Camera’ from the list of items available in Privacy settings. You should now see a list of apps that can access the Camera.

To enable Camera access for an app, simply toggle its switch to ‘On’. If you don’t see an app listed here, it means that it does not have any Camera permissions enabled for it yet.

If you want to grant permission for an app to use the Camera, tap ‘Add New…’ at the bottom of the list and select whch apps you would like to grant permission to use your Camera.

You may be asked if you would like to grant permission to allow photos or video recording when enabling a specific app’s Camera permissions – if so, choose which type of content you would like this app to be able to access and tap ‘OK’ when prompted.

Once finished granting permissions for all of your apps that require Camera access, close out of Settings and return to Home Screen by pressing the Home button at the bottom of your device twice (or once depending on which model iPhone you have). You are now ready to start using those apps with your Camera!

We hope this article was helpful in showing you how easy it is to enable Camera access on your iPhone!

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Enabling a Disabled Camera App

To enable your disabled Camera app, follow these steps:
1. Go to your phone’s Settings.
2. Select Apps.
3. Scroll down to the Disabled section and locate the Camera app.
4. Tap on it to open its App info page.
5. Select the Enable button at the top of the page.
6. You should now be able to access and use your Camera app again!

Enabling Camera Permission for an App

To enable Camera permission for an app, you’ll need to open the Settings app on your phone. Tap Apps and select the app you’d like to give permission to access your camera. Tap Permissions and then tap the Camera permission. Finally, tap Allow to grant permission for the app to use your camera.

Allowing Access to Camera After Denying

If you’ve denied access to your camera for a website, it’s easy to change the setting and restore access. To do this, open the site in Chrome on your Android device and look for the lock icon to the left of the URL. Tap on it and then select “Site settings.” From there, you can set the camera permission setting to allowed and refresh the page. If that doesn’t solve the issue, you can also try deleting your browsing history from this same menu befoe refreshing again. That should allow access to your camera once more.


The iPhone’s camera is an incredibly powerful and important tool that can be used for a variety of purposes, from taking photos and videos to FaceTime calls and augmented reality experiences. Enabling the camera on your iPhone is a simple process that can be done in just a few steps. Once enabled, you’ll have access to all the features your camera has to offer, so you can make the most out of your device.

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Sanjeev Singh

Sanjeev is the tech editor at DeviceMAG. He has a keen interest in all things technology, and loves to write about the latest developments in the industry. He has a passion for quality-focused journalism and believes in using technology to make people's lives better. He has worked in the tech industry for over 15 years, and has written for some of the biggest tech blogs in the world. Sanjeev is also an avid photographer and loves spending time with his family.