Having problems with your Fuji Finepix Z20fd Digital Camera ?

Z20fd got wet in my daughter's purse

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If an electronic device gets wet or is submerged, DO NOT TRY TO TURN IT ON! In most instances,this short circuits/damages the device. If you let the device dry for 3 to 10 days, it may clear of moisture, and work without short circuiting. If the device was immersed in fresh-water, that is.

If it was immersed in salt water, the likelihood of damage and failure is almost guaranteed.
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Z20fd got wet in my daughter's purse

If an electronic device gets wet or is submerged, DO NOT TRY TO TURN IT ON! In most instances,this short circuits/damages the device. If you let the device dry for 3 to 10 days, it may clear of moisture, and work without short circuiting. If the d ... Fuji Finepix Z20fd Digital Camera

My daughter has the fuji finepix that is white with pink polka dots. she took it to the beach and it was wrapped up in a towel, the tide came in and got the towels a little wet but not soaking wet, she said the camera did not get soaked. she took the battery out and the memory card and is laying it out in open air. what else should we do and what can we expect now

You did good and removing the battery and memory card was also a good idea....leave the unit for a couple days the way it is...check later to see if there is any white or green residue(powder) or rust looking areas around the memory card and battery ... Fuji FinePix Z10fd Digital Camera

My wonderful little sony cyber-shot got drenched when my water bottle spilled in my purse. It was in my purse about 5 minutes when I discovered it wet. I took it out and laid it in my car seat to dry it out. It has now been two days and it still is not working. Any suggestions? [email protected]

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My camera got wet in my purse now the screen is black, the camera turns on & takes pictures but I can't can't seen anything on the screen. I don't know what to do!

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My daughter has a Coolpix L18. She took it to the Mermaid Parade at Coney Island on a rainy day. Apparently, the camera got wet. Now when you turn it on, the screen is white. No image whatsoever. Does this happen to all digital cameras when they get rained on?

Digital cameras as with any digital equipment is very sensitive to moisture and needs to be kept dry. If this happened recently (within the last 2 days) there could still be hope, remove the batteries and flashmemory card, with a hairdryer on GENTLE ... Nikon COOLPIX L18 Digital Camera

Hey so I took my camera to the beach one day and despite the great lengths I went through to keep my camera away from the water, a wave got to it and it got wet. I assumed it only got wet on the outside and didn't really look elsewhere and went ahead and turned it on. When it wouldn't turn on, I checked the battery and there was a little smoke coming out of the battery slot. Apparently some water had gotten into there so of course I freaked out because my extremely expensive camera was n

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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 MoreWe 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 Comments:Mar 23, 2010 - My concern is that the camera getting wet event occurr

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My nikon d40x got a little wet...

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Got wet Camera got wet on a canoe trip. Spashed not dunked, but now it pops when i turn it on, I need to know how to dry it out.

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My sealife dc1200 camera got wet. I checked inside and find out that the image sensor and the LCD is still dry. only the board where the battery is connected to got wet. Can it still be repaired?

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My camera got wet ...

I would say the only thing you can do is dry out the phone completely. The only\015\012good way of doing this is using Silica Gel Packets. You can\015\012find a few articles online that talk about this like the one on\015\012iphoneatlas.com. Once the ... Fuji FinePix Z10fd Digital Camera

My camera got a little wet 2 days ago.

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I dropped my camera in water, the lense got moisture in it but was working right away. I had opened the inside of the camera to make sure nothing got wet. I set it out to dry. The lense is dry of moisture but the buttons wont work and the camera wants me to input the date. But, since the buttons won't work I can't, and now I can't take picutres.

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My Sony cybershot DSC-W190 got wet in the beach. I did not open it but I was not able to remove the battery. When I got the chance to, the camera was hot and there was this orange small light. I tried opening it the following day but the orange light was still on and it still won't open. What is the best thing to do about this?

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