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"Fieldwork" Would Like to Access the Camera
"Fieldwork" Would Like to Access the Camera

What to do next if you tap Don't Allow

Beau O'Hara avatar
Written by Beau O'Hara
Updated over a week ago


The first time you open a new installation of the Fieldwork mobile app and proceed to scan a device, a message appears: "Fieldwork" Would Like to Access the Camera

Key Points

  • Tap Allow to let the app use the camera for photos and device scanning

  • If you tap Don't Allow, enable it in your device's settings

If you tap Don't Allow, you won't be able to take photos or scan devices, and no message appears that will tell you that. Follow these steps to allow Fieldwork to use your camera:

  1. Tap Settings

  2. Scroll to bottom

  3. Tap Fieldwork

  4. Move the photo slider to the right

  5. Move the camera slider to the right


  1. Tap Settings

  2. Tap Applications or Apps (which one it is depends on your version of Android

  3. Scroll down to Fieldwork

  4. Tap Permissions

  5. Tap Camera

  6. Tap Allow only while using the app

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