Having problems with your Olympus Stylus 720 SW Digital Camera ?

Minor problems when dry, completely useless when wet

\015 My Olympus stylus 720 SW seems to have some glitches. It takes pictures when the button is not fully pressed, that halfway where the camera should only focus and wait for you to press the button completely before capturing the image. Also, in video mode the video will not stop recording. I have to press the power button and turn the camera off to stop recording a video. both of these problems occur even when the camera is dry. If I take the camera into the pool, maximum 5 feet deep, there is a serious problem and it cannot be used at all until i take out the battery and memory card and let it dry out in the sun with the battery compartment cover open and the USB cover open.\015

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Following are the instructions to send your camera to Olympus for service.
\015\012Olympus will charge a flat rate repair fee for this product if beyond the one year factory warranty or the warranty is voided. The cost is $112 plus your local sales tax. This covers parts and labor, factory cleaning and diagnostic check, 6 month warranty and the cost of shipping the product back to you is all included in that price.
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