Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A540 Digital Camera ?
I am trying to get time and date to appear on my pictures taken with cannon powershot A540
The date and time (and a lot more) are stored with every picture in its EXIF metadata. Any photo viewing/editing program should be able to display this data. To print this data, please consult the documentation for whatever program you're using to print your pictures. Depending on the program and printer you may print the date on the image, in the margins, or on the back.
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I am trying to get time and date to appear on my pictures taken with cannon powershot A540
The date and time (and a lot more) are stored with every picture in its EXIF metadata. Any photo viewing/editing program should be able to display this data. To print this data, please consult the documentation for whatever program you're using to pr ... Canon PowerShot A540 Digital Camera
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