Having problems with your Sony Alpha DSLR-A200K Digital Camera ?

Camera got damp been throughly dried but does not switch on.


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What exactly do you mean by "damp"? When you say "thoroughly dried", do you mean you buried it in a bowl of dry rice for a week before even attempting to turn it on? If you didn't, you may have fried the circuits.
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Camera got damp been throughly dried but does not switch on.


What exactly do you mean by "damp"? When you say "thoroughly dried", do you mean you buried it in a bowl of dry rice for a week before even attempting to turn it on? If you didn't, you may have fried the circuits. ... Sony Alpha DSLR-A200K Digital Camera

My canon ixus 65 digital camera got damp in a downpour despite being in a pocket of a waterproof and in its case. When i took it out at home and let it dry out it no longer works. The lens cover is half open and after putting the recharged battery back nothing happens when i press the on switch.


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Hi, This was self inflicted I'm afraid. During the snow my daughter put camera in a very damp pocket and now camera won't switch off without opening battery lid and though still takes photos which can be imported to PC, cannot view photos on camera. Have tried drying gently in airing cupboard for 24 hrs to no avail. Any suggestions please?


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I was copying my content from camera to Computer through USB, and in this process battery got down and camera got switch off. Then i charged the batteries and tried to start, but my camera is not getting switch on..... I bring it to the service center and they told me that motherboard has to be replaced......but i m not convinced with this. If you have any suggestion then please mail me at [email protected]


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Camera got damp (not even wet) & now won't turn on.


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My camera lens was stuck out, and could not turn on the camera, but i have got the lens closed now, and it now switches on but when i switch on my camera the screen is blurry and when i try to use it, it beeps 3 times and switches itself off. any advice?


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Camera got water inside. Tried drying out for a


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I had a memory card that got full and the camera switched to internal memory. It is also full. I took out the card and used another camera to delete some pictures. When I put the card back into my camera, it will not switch back to the memory card. The delete button will not delete from the internal memory, and Can not get the menu to come up.


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When the camera is on it's base and plugged in you can view a slide show. when it is not plugged in you can not switch it on to view anything or take any pictures but the green light still works when you try to switch on. It happened on holiday recently when a bit of sea water hit the camera lens. The camera was very hot and kept on saying battery is low. so when i got back to London i bought a new battery for it but nothing still works.


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Camera got damp and now no power.


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Hi, my camera fell in the water and was in water for couple of minutes.After i took it off the water, i opened the battery and the memory card of the camera. After drying the both i inserted the both and tried switching it on and could not. Itz been couple of days since it happened and even now i'm not able to switch it on. So, kindly notify me what might have happened. Thank you.


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