Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?
I have a new PowerShot A580 and am having problems:
1. Every time I turn on my camera it asks for me to set the date and time. I've done it and saved it, but the same message keeps recurring. What can I do?
Replace this small battery near memory card:P it is hidden under a piece of plastic. it works like a battery on a mainboard - keeps clock alive.
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