Having problems with your Olympus Stylus 720 SW Digital Camera ?
Water got into my friends Olmypus Stylus 720 camera
\015 When snorkeling no more than 5 to 8 ft. in the ocean water got into the camera. We opened the cover to the display a few hours later it had already started to rust. We tried to air dry it but I don't think that it will work. Now is there anyway we can save the hard drive with all of the pictures that he took?\015
The pictures should be on the memory card, and not the hard drive. If you get a replacement camera (the same model) you could put the memory card into it, and your pictures should be there. Otherwise, you could get a memory card reader.
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Water got into my friends Olmypus Stylus 720 camera
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