Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SX100 IS Digital Camera ?

How do I set the date and time on my Canon camera? It is a Canon Powershot SX110IS


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Just changed date battery still cannot get date on camera
To set the Date and Time, follow the instructions on page13 in the User Gide.
To set the camera to put date/time stamps on the photos, see instructions on pages 22-23.

I got to say that I just LOVE this camera! Had it twice - got stolen twice in South America! :(

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