Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A400 Digital Camera ?

Every time I want to take a picture, I have to set the date or it goes back to 01-01-80. I replaced the (date) battery with CR1220 as instructed and put in the correct date. When I shut it off and turn it back on I have to set the date. HELP!


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Ah-h-h, January 1, 1980....I remember that day. Whoops, I started to slip away!. Try pressing menu/set twice after you set the date and see if it sticks around this time.
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