How do I set the date and time on the FE-170?
access the clock controls, turn the mode dial to any shooting mode
except [GUIDE] and then press the [MENU] button. Next, press the Right
arrow on the arrow pad to select the [Setup] icon. Using the Up or Down
arrow, navigate to the menu item depicting a clock. Press the [OK]
button to access the clock settings feature.
Set the year, month, day, hour, minutes and date format using the
following procedure: Use the Up and Down arrows to select values, and
press the Right arrow to advance to the next item. (The FE-170 uses a
24-hour clock.) When all information has been entered, press the [OK]
button to set the values. Press [MENU] twice to exit the menu.
To set the time precisely, with the cursor on either "minutes" or
"date format," press the [OK] button as the time signal strikes 0
The date and time settings will be returned to the factory defaults
if the camera is left without batteries for approximately three days.
Custom settings may be canceled more quickly if the batteries were only
loaded into the camera for a short time before being removed. Before
taking important shots, check that the date and time are correct.