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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: 1 year ago.
Category: Camera and Video
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year 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 1 year ago.
The time & date were not saved after turning the camera off & back on.
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year 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 herehttps://www.adafruit.com/products/380Which 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