Having problems with your Olympus FE-280 Digital Camera ?
Dropped in water, won't turn on
\015 I dropped my camera in water. Fished it out within seconds. I dried off the outside, took out battery and memory card and dried them. The camera will not turn on. Anything I can do?\015
Was the camera on at the time it fell in the water?
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Dropped in water, won't turn on
Was the camera on at the time it fell in the water? ... Olympus FE-280 Digital Camera