Having problems with your Canon Digital Cameras ?

My canon ixus 65 digital camera got damp in a downpour despite being in a pocket of a waterproof and in its case. When i took it out at home and let it dry out it no longer works. The lens cover is half open and after putting the recharged battery back nothing happens when i press the on switch.


Answers :

First check your guaranty, if it is still valid use guaranty, tell them the camera went fault of its own on a wet day.
All you can do is taking apart camera and drying it with the phone. If you see oxide on contacts you can remove it with circuit cleaning solution.
If it still does not work you can buy a guaranty extension, or take camera to a repair shop, as water has caused some component to short, usually they replace internal board.
I am afraid these are the only options.
Just make sure it's completely dried inside & out:

try using a power adaptor for power, it got damped with the batteries inside, so try another power source.

any electronic gadget that comes in contact with moisture / water, you know what happens.
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