Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S3 IS Digital Camera ?

Have date imprinted on picture or at least remember the date when downloading. How do I turn this on?


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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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