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The date and time will not save on my canon powershot a560 when it is turned off and on.
Open your battery door. Notice inside that there's a little slide door inside labeled CR1220. Pry open this little slide door and remove and reinsert the encased watch battery (this battery powers the camera's clock). Removing and reinserting might fix it temporarily, but more than likely this battery is getting very low. Recommend going to your local drugstore's battery section and buying a replacement CR1220 battery. They're very common and inexpensive (a few bucks).
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The date and time will not save on my canon powershot a560 when it is turned off and on.
Open your battery door. Notice inside that there's a little slide door inside labeled CR1220. Pry open this little slide door and remove and reinsert the encased watch battery (this battery powers the camera's clock). Removing and reinserting might ... Digital Cameras
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Think your problem is that you are looking in the wrong spot. Don't know why your manual is telling you to look there (are you sure your manual is for the A560)? \015\012\015\012Your CR1220 date/time battery is located in the regular battery ... Canon PowerShot A560 Digital Camera
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