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Canon a720 LCD doesn"t turn on after getting wet.

\015 My Canon a720 got a little wet. So i dried it off quickly and tried it and it was okay. An hour later i went to use it and the LCD wouldn't turn on. It takes pics without it using the view finder and even the zoom still works, but i want the LCD back on. Also need the LCD for settings, viewing, etc. This happened quite a few months ago so it can't still be wet.\015\012Any ideas?????\015

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