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Quickly take picture without turning the phone on

  • Camera/Video
  • Settings & features
  • Operation
  • Cell Phones, LG Friends, Tablets


Use the Quick shot feature to take photos immediately even without unlocking screen. Press the volume down button twice when the screen is off or locked. This will launch the Camera app then, a single photo will be taken.

  • The Camera app will remain opened after taking a Quick shot; you can continue to take photos.
  • Press the volume down key twice with the Quick Cover closed. The Camera app will run as it normally does, even when the quick cover is closed.
  • The Quick shot feature always runs the camera in general mode. After taking a photo using the Quick shot feature, the camera can be used in a different mode.
  • The Quick shot feature can be turned on or off in “Settings > General > Shortcut key.”
    The Quick shot feature can be turned on or off in 'Settings> Shortcut key.'

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