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My canon power shot SX160 IS will not hold the time & date.

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My canon power shot SX160 IS will not hold the time & date. I want it to show on photo
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Camera and Video
Expert:  Richard replied 5 months ago.
Hi there and welcomeCan you remove the battery please then hold the shutter button down for 60 seconds then release.Wait 5 minutes, put the battery back in and turn it on.Tell me please if it holds the settingThank you
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
The time & date were not saved after turning the camera off & back on.
Expert:  Richard replied 5 months ago.
ThanksIt has a little battery to keep these settings and this will need changing. Its a watch battery and not expensive to repair.Its located here CLICK ME TO OPENyou can purchase the replacement battery here will then allow the settings to stayIf you would like any additional information or assistance, please do not hesitate to let me know. Else if you can take a second to rate my service by clicking one of the stars at the top of the screen then submit, that would be greatly appreciated. Thank you