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Russell A., Camera and Video Technician
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Experience:  30 years of experience as a TV station technician gives me a unique understanding of technical equipment issues.
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Have a powershot SX160IS and every time I turn it on the Set

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have a powershot SX160IS and every time I turn it on the Set Date/Time comes on! I set it, but next time I turn on the camera the same thing!
JA: What's the make and model of your tv, and has turning it on been a problem in the past?
Customer: not talking about tv, just camera!
JA: What happened right before this popped up? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: Nothing, except setting Date/time again and again!
JA: Anything else you want the camera expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: the camera is about 1 year old, refurbished from Canon.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Camera and Video
Expert:  Russell A. replied 4 months ago.

Hi,

Place replace the Date/time battery using the attached instructions. You will then be able to set the time and date and it will hold.

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