Having problems with your Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera ?
I'm getting an error msg asking me to switch on and off again
\015 I'm getting an error msg sayign shooting is not possible and to utn power switch to on and off again and to re-install the battery, I think some moisture may have affected the machine, what can I do to solve this? Many thanks in advance Rachel\015
Try using a hairdryer on MEDIUM ( not hot or too close) to dry out anjy moisture open the battery door and remove lens when warming.
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