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Camera that went for a dip.

Any tips for a camera that was accidentally dropped in a pail of water for a second? Can't get it to work.

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I would have immediately taken out the batteries.  (perhaps a tip for next time.)

Unfortunately your camera may be dead.  But with small electronics like that , you can sometimes get lucky if you disassemble them a bit so air can pass through them freely, and leave them alone without a power source for awhile.  I have revived 4 cell phones that way..In 2 cases there were side effects... 1 could no longer charge a battery and the other could not get a cellular signal. Worth a try.

 

Hope this helps

Posted on Oct 12, 2007

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