Setting the Date/Time on the VIXIA HF20 and HF200 camcorders
Article ID: ART128381 | Date published: 05/12/2015 | Date last updated: 08/17/2015
 

Description

Setting the Date/Time on the VIXIA HF20 and HF200 camcorders

Solution

Setting the Date and Time

  1. Press the <FUNC.> button.



  2. Select < > the [ Menu] icon and press < > to open the setup menus.



  3. Select < > .



  4. Select < > [Date/Time] and press < >.



  5. Change < > each field of the date and time and move < > to the next field.
    - Select < > [OK] and press < > to start the clock and close the setup screen.



  6. Press <FUNC.> to close the menu.

important:

  • When you do not use the camcorder for about 3 months, the built-in rechargeable lithium battery may discharge completely and the date and time setting may be lost. In such case, recharge the built-in lithium battery and set the time zone, date and time again.
  • The date appears in a year-month-day format only in the first setup screen. In subsequent screen displays the date and time will appear as month-day-year (for example, [ JAN. 1, 2009 12:00 AM ]). You can change the date format.

Changing the Time Zone

Change the time zone to match your location.

  1. Press the <FUNC.> button.



  2. Select < > the [ Menu] icon and press < > to open the setup menus.



  3. Select < > .



  4. Select < > [Time Zone/DST] and press < >.



  5. Select < > [ Your local time zone ](*1) or [ Local time at your destination ](*2).
    - Select < > time zone and press < >.
    *1: To adjust for daylight saving time, select the area name marked with a .
    *2: When you travel, select the icon and select the time zone that matches the local time at your destination.



  6. Press <FUNC.> to close the menu.

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