Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S70 Digital Camera ?

Cannon Powershot s70 not working after becoming wet.

\015 We got our Cannon Powershot s70 wet and now the battery appears to be dead (charger flashs red and green but no charge appears to be happening. Use of a new battery still doesn't poer the camera. Thanks Tony\015

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Hi,
\015\012Clean the metal contacts of the battery holder properly with dry cloth and then insert new battery and check you are getting power to camera . If you still face the problem , then inner conductivity is lost between battery terminals and circuit board . You need to take to service center to get it repaired .
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\015\012Hope this helps .
Hello Tony. If it got wet in salt water it may be too late to fix. If is wet from fresh water try this: Get a gallon-size Ziplock bag and some new dessicant packets, and place the camera (open it up wherever possible) and dessicant packets (not old ones laying around either - they will be saturated already) in the bag and let it sit for a few days. The dessicant will naturally absorb moisture and will pull it from the camera. ONE source of dessicant bags is any camera shop. Joe
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