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Powershot sd750 in water


today i was replacing a battery in my canon powershot sd750 when it accidentaly fell into my dog's water dish. It was only partially filled and i managed to pull it out within 10 seconds. I removed the battery and dried the outside and as much of the inside that I possibly could. Then, i turned it on and the lcd was simply not bright enough to see. It would flash on and off with brightness levels. I let it dry some more and now the lcd wont show up at all. is there anything that I can do to fix it, or is it ready for the garbage? Please help me to figure out what the problem is, because I love this camera!!

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  • Kimmbo Jan 04, 2008

    I too have a water issue with my PowerShot SD750. My son's sippy cup accidently leaked in my bag where my camera was. Fortunately, very little water got on the camera, but it is no longer working : (

    My camera is just 3mo's old - help!



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You still have time to clean the unit!!! waiting for even a week will result in internal corrosions, you have to seek professional help to fix it as soon as possible. 

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