Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A640 Digital Camera ?

How to select date stamp on canon powershot a640?

\015 I cannot get my canon powershot a640 to date stamp. the option is greyed out and i cannot select it. can you please tell me how i can enable this option? thanks.\015

Answers :

You can print the date on image when Postcard is selected. The\015\012date will be printed on your images even if it has not been set at the\015\012computer or printer.

* Ensure that the camera's date/time is set beforehand.
* Set the camera to a shooting mode (except (Stitch Assist) or Movie).
* Press the <DISPLAY> button so that icons show on the LCD screen.


1. Check that appears on the LCD monitor.
- If it does not, click here to view the procedure for changing the resolution.

2. Press the <MENU> button.

3. Select (Date Stamp) in the [ Rec.] menu using the or buttons.



4. Select [Off], [Date] or [Date & Time] using or .



5. Press the <MENU> button to exit the menu.

6. Shoot the image.
- The Date or Date & Time will be embedded into the actual image.
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