Having problems with your Canon EOS 550D Rebel T2i Digital Camera ?

Cannot set camera so date and time will stamp on images.



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The camera will not deface your pictures by scrawling a string of numbers across the image. However the date and time (and a lot more) are stored with every image file. Depending on the program and printer, you can print this on the image, in the margins, or on the back. Refer to the documentation for the program you're using to print.\012\012\012

If you're printing from the camera to a PictBridge-compatible printer, you can turn on the date imprinting: it's the second item on the Print setting screen. See the "Printing" section in the camera manual (page 178 in my copy).
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Cannot set camera so date and time will stamp on images.


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