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DROPPED CANON POWERSHOT SX10 IS IN SALT WATER (NOT SUBMERGED). WILL NOT WORK. ALLOWED TO DRY OUT SEVERAL HOURS, INSERTED SD CARD AND BATTERIES. DOES NOT TURN ON.


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Unit will be damaged, salt water is conductive. More than several hours required to dry camera. Take battery back out, put in warm place for a day or 2. charge battery, if it still doesn't go, take to repair agent.
First of all, it would take days, not hours to dry out. Turning it on too soon can fry the circuits. But worse than that, salt water is extremely bad for a camera. Most places won't even repair it.
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