Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera ?

I dropped my Canon PowerShot SD1000 in water and tried to revive it by putting it in rice and blow drying it. Still didn't work. Is there any hope for my camera?

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Chances are that it's unsalvageable. Water just leaves too many deposits to remove, and can cause all kinds of electrical and physical problems. You can try to take it apart and clean it as best you can, with alcohol, but it's usually a futile effort. Sorry to relay the bad news.
If it was powered on when wet unfortunetly that usually kills them. Sometimes if they get dunked and you let them dry out for several days they will sometimes work again. Also if it was dunked in anything other than fresh water that makes it worse as far as survival.\012
\012Basically all you can do is yank the battery out, open all the hatches etc and put a fan on it and let it dry out for a week or so. If it works then you got lucky if it doesn't come back then its time for a replacement.
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