Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SX100 IS Digital Camera ?
How can I set the date/time stamp to appear in the pictures I take? I also need to know how to then take new pictures without the date/time.
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. If you don't want the date printed, turn off this option.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Canon PowerShot SX100 IS Digital Camera
Tips for a great answer:- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
How can I set the date/time stamp to appear in the pictures I take? I also need to know how to then take new pictures without the date/time.
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 ... Canon PowerShot SX100 IS Digital Camera
Relatively new canon eos 60d. Was taking multiple pictures in a group setting. Received an error that the lens and the camera were not connected well (I receive this from time to time, need to buy a newer lens). Usually, I just turn the camera off and then back on and it works fine. This time, the view through the viewfinder is very dark and it will take no pictures of any kind. Tried everything I know- no luck.
Hi,\015\012What lens exactly are you currently using? Have you tried cleaning the contacts on the lens as well as resetting the camera? ... Canon EOS 60D Digital Camera
Flashless photograghy I bought a this camera about a month ago. I would like to know what settings I need to put it on so I can take good pictures of a stage performence without having to use my flash. These are the accessories that I have: Canon - EOS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera - Black EOS 40D Canon - 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM Telephoto Zoom Lens 0345B002
Use the highest ISO setting and the largest aperature (low number) possible. A tripod would help as the camera is going to take a slow shot if it has a slow lens (telephoto lens' are slow--high f-stop value) You want to use the kit lens on the camera ... Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera
My flash has stopped working for some reason - I tried to use it yesterday and all of a sudden the camera takes pictures without the flah. I went on the flash settings and made sure it was set on Auto and then tried to take the picture again but no flash still. I then set the flash to go off on every picture but still the flash did not go off I would like to know how to get the flash working again Thanks
Either your batteries are weak or your flash is dead. ... Olympus FE-210 Digital Camera
Continuous shooting I'm new to this so bare with me. I just got my Nikon D60 and I want to shoot pictures in continuous mode. I set it on manual, go into the menu and change it to continuous. I rotate the dial so it changes the shutter speed but when I take pictures it's just a black screen. As a matter of fact any time I try to take a picture in M it's just black. I'm hoping that there is just a setting I need to change and there's not something wrong with my camera. Thanks.
Hey man. Im not sure how new you are but basically i think your problem is you need to decrease the shutter speed to around 1/200-1/250 of a second and increase the apeture to around f10/12 and see if that works. If your operating at a high shutter s ... Nikon D60 Digital Camera with 18-55mm lens
Automatic shoot? I need to know how to get my camera to "take pictures" on its own for a posed family photo. I know I should be able to set it up so that there are a few seconds before the picture takes, (so that I can get into the picture,) but I do not have my owner's manual and cant figure it out.
Look at 4-buttons control near LCD. One has Clock sign. It calls Timer. Press it and your camera will take picture after few seconds pause. ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S600 Digital Camera
I have an Olympus FE280 8mp camera. I need to know if there is a way that I can set the camer to a picture timer. For example: I want to take a picture of my self in full view but I need to set the camera down, get in position, then have the camera go off. Can I do this?
Just click the down button and select "Self timer on" ... Olympus Digital Cameras
I bought the camera in the UK but I have since moved to Portugal and have only now had a chance to get the new camera out. This, I know, is my fault. But, nevertheless, I can't get it to work - the LCD monitor remains black when shooting whatever I do. It will take pictures via the optical viewfinder okay but I cannot get the screen to show. It works to display the settings etc but not for taking pictures so that when I press the display button it alternates between the photo settings (which
Canon models oddly do not support images on the LCD in every picture mode. Since the LCD works for settings, my guess is its in the wrong mode for the live view and its is not an issue with the camera's LCD.\015\012\015\012Here is a link to the ... Canon EOS 500D / Digital Rebel T1i Digital Camera
Blank LCD screen on shooting mode, but does show settings. Will not take pictures. Replaying mode works, shows pictures taken before screen went blank. New batteries. What is going on??? Is it fixable? I bought the Canon PowerShot A570 IS. I don't know if it is me or the camera but my LCD screen doesn't stay on. I can take a phote, the photo will then display on the LCD for 2 seconds BUT then the LCD goes blank, all i can see are the menu options. If I take a pic while LCD is blank my pic's
The Display button manually turns the LCD display on or off to save batteries. If you accidentally had turned the LCD off, It should only take one press of the button to turn it back on and leave it that way. As such, it's not you but the camera. ... Canon PowerShot A570 IS Digital Camera
Pictures Hi, I can not take still pictures with my camera and the picture on the movies are way too dark. I don't know how to turn on the flash. I really need a new manual. Can you help me find what I need. julie
My movies are way too dark also .. . ... Mustek DV5500 Digital Camera
The mode dial doesn't seem to work. The camera is stuck on the high speed sequential setting. When we select iauto, it takes one picture and then freezes. When we select the camera option on the mode dial, it takes 13-15 pictures in succession and then freezes. The pictures are taken without the button being pressed. We need to power off to change modes. The camera did work for a little while.
Base from the description of your problem what we can do here first to correct the problem is to reset or restore the camera settings to its default from the camera MENU. Then once you done that check if its working fine now. ... Olympus Digital Cameras
Pink pictures the other day.... I was using my camera and it started showing lines through the image, the image quality was getting worse and worse. I figured needs new batteries. So I put new batteries in it and now it takes pink pictures! How strange my evergreen pictures look in fushia color! I tried and tried for a couple of weeks, I checked all the settings, even took the batteries out and restarted, but still pink! all shades of pink! Here's where it really gets odd, I got my camera
Hi all -- This is a physical problem with the way the lens is seated. I didn't figure this out myself; I was told it by a camera repair shop guy who also owned a 945 and had the same problem. Basicly, you adjust the lens, relative to the body, by d ... HP Photosmart 945 Digital Camera
My fujifilm finepix camera gets stuck when i look through my pictures, so when i go to my library, my whole camera gets stuck and i have to take the battery out to turn it off. it still takes pictures, and it doesnt get stuck with picutures i take without the memory card...do i need a new memory card??? please help. thanks ^_^
The card is probably defective. \015\012But before buying a new card, try to format the card in the camera. Make sure you have saved all images first. Formatting will "reset" the card and delete all images.\015\012To format the card: Menu ... Fuji J150w Digital Camera
Dark photos I am a new Nikon user and have the D80. This is way more camera than I will ever need. I can not take pictures without them being dark not even in the auto mode. This is inside or outside I have two lenses and have switched them and it's still dark. I was able to change the exposer to get them lighter but would think you could take pictures in auto that would be fine.
\015\012Be sure camera is set to the Green auto, not the A (A= aperture priority)\015\012Be sure your white balance is on auto.\015\012Be sure your EV is set to 0\015\ ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera
I need to know how to set time and date for pictures. then to be able to take the time and date off for next set of pictures.
You need to install the bundled software(Sony PMB) to be able to save the images with date. Once installed use the Easy export(PC Sync) and then choose import images-> then put a tick in the check box "import images with time and date". That shoul ... Sony Cybershot DSCW350 Digital Camera
I have a canon EO5 digital camera and when I am inside a gym or when lights are dim and I try and take a picture of someone moving it is blurry. I don't know how to set the ISO on the camera and how to adjust. Please help I am going to be inside tomorrow and need to take pictures of my daughter
Canon doesn't have an EO5 camera, but they do have an EOS 5D. Is this the camera that you have? ... Canon Digital Cameras
I just got a new computer and i threw away my installation cd for my kodak easyshare m340 digital camera, after i had installed it onto my old computer. Well now i need to upload my pictures onto this computer, but i have no installation cd. I went to their website and downloaded the kodak easyshare thing, but it still will not take my pictures onto the computer. I have windows vista. Is there any way that i can fix this without having to buy a new installation cd?
EasyShare Software is a free download.\015\012\015\012http:// ... Kodak EASYSHARE M340 Digital Camera
Need to take photos outside but it is overcast. I need to make sure the details of the subject is absolutely clear. What would be the best setting? I have an OptiE10 6MP. It takes great pictures outside in the sun but this is new ground for me.
Taking pictures with maximum level of details while it is overcast weather is much easier than in sunny weather, where you need to look for so-called "open shadow" to limit overexposure.\015\012\015\012Depending on your taste, the best possible ... Pentax Optio 30 Digital Camera
Blue pictures I originlly posted a problem wrongly. pictures on a night are great but pictures during the day are all blue. do you know what setting I need it on to take pictures outside in the daytime so they are not all blue. thanks Maria
Hi maria,\015\012\015\012first how did you take a picutre during daytime ? try the auto setting on the camera , perhaps you have it now in the night mode and that may cause your problem ... Kodak EasyShare C613 Digital Camera
Shutter lag: compare Sony DSV HX5V with Sony Alpha 55: "Do you NEED a new camera? If the Sony does what you you need it to do, then stay with it" -Most of the time my Sony is fine and I have learned to use it quickly with presetting of speed and auto-exposure. I sometimes photograph my girlfriend in a foreign setting, inobtrusively with my compact Sony without getting permission and can only take one or two shots, Like once in Cairo;s oldest mosque. But mostly I have the chance to repeat th
Hi there try to reset the camera setting & then format the memory card & try to use virus free PC for photo transferring. Thanks. ... Sony Digital Cameras
I bought a PENTAX SLR K 100 D camera, loaded a new SD card, formatted it in the camera , inserted new batteries and tried to take a picture, No pictire, the shutter button seens to not be working. There is a f 689 in the view finder. I tried both MF and AF , both AUTO PICT and P ,The camera is set at defalt settings.I need help or must return it asap.
Just curious if the new batteries are alkaline or rechargeables. If they're rechargeables, make sure they're fully charged, but since alkalines come with the camera, I would use those.\015\012Couldn't find any information about the F689 in t ... Pentax K100D Super Digital SLR Camera
Even I'm facing the same problem "I have a Nikon Coolpix s70 camera that I just recently received for Christmas. I cannot seem to figure out the best setting to put it on to take good pictures. They come out blurry and somewhat grainy. Any suggestions?" Can i know the reason for that and evn when i set to "auto" they come out very blurry and grainy. So I need a clear cut solution for this problem.
First of all i wanna ask one question, does your camera fell from your hand? usually this comes when your optical zoom motor is not responding to signals receiving from cameras processor. better service it with nearest service centre. ... Nikon COOLPIX S70 Digital Camera
I have a canon rebel xsi dslr camera. All of the sudden when I try to take a picture it says that the card is write protected. I have even gone and bought a new card but it still says write protected. Can't fomat card because it says write protected. I don't know how to set to factory default settings? What should I do?
Have you checked the slide switch on the side of the cards? Should be "unlocked". ... Digital Cameras
Replacement CD I need to get my pictures off of my camera, because the memory is full and I can't take any more. The problem is: I can't find my CD and I have a new computer without the info on it. Where can I get a new CD?
If using xp or vista it really should be plug and play-turn the camera on and in playback mode and windows should recognize the camera w/usb cable and offer to download-if not use memory card reader if you have a card in the camera or go to manuf web ... Vivitar ViviCam 3746 Digital Camera
Flash has stopped working on my Nikon D40. I've tried a factory reset, tried to get to the flash setting but that menu option is no longer available (highlighted) in any mode. I'm thinking it's broken and not a setting thing. Everything else works fine and it still takes pictures just without the flash. The flash pops up when needed but no flash obviously.
There's a common problem in the flash arm. I found this link that shows a simple repair. If you use this and make the repair yourself, understand that you will void your warranty if you have one. Also, do not touch the bulb as you'll get oil on it ... Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens