Nikon's Coolpix S4100 is a 14 megapixel photo and video taking camera with 5x optical zoom and a touch control LCD.

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How do I change the date on the camera?

My camera shows the wrong date and time. Can I change this? How do I find it in the settings?

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Matthew Willis, it is outlined in the user manual. That is available right here

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This only works the first time you turn the camera on. How do you do it later?

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annschunior this should remain as part of your settings unless you are having issues with your camera not retaining the info.

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This worked for me.

1. take out the batteries

2. insert the batteries back

3. put in the SD card

4. press on/off button to turn on

5. press the play button (the one with the triangle)

6. press the "MENU" button

7. use the "Left-Right-Up-Down" controls to scroll to the spanner tab on the screen

8. scroll "Right" to the spanner menu

9. scroll "Down" to "Time Zone and date"

10. scroll "Right"

11. scroll to "Date and Time"

12. Scroll "right"

use the scroll keys to change the date and time as required

13. when finished press the "MENU" Button

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Sounds like you'll have to do this twice a year! The procedure is pretty simple actually (after you turn on the device!)..

  1. Tap the bottom tab
  2. Tap the tool image (setup menu)
  3. Select the clock image (Time zone and date)
  4. From here you can edit the highlighted items (Day, Month, Year, Hours, Minutes) by tapping the up or down arrows!
  5. To apply the new setting, tap the "OK" button

You can even specify your home and travel time zones by following the instructions on page 149 of the user manual!

Hope that helps!

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bottom tab???

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No clock image appeared. I only got choices of resetting file numbering, peaking, reset all and firmware.

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no help have no bottom tab

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Tap the bottom tab.

Tap the tool image (setup menu)

Select the clock image (Time zone and date)

From here you can edit the highlighted items (Day, Month, Year, Hours, Minutes) by tapping the up or down arrows!

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