Step 3: Turning on the
setting the date and
Turning on the camcorder
Turn the ON/STANDBY switch to ON
When you use your camcorder for the first
time, the [CLOCK SET] screen appears.
To turn off the power
Turn the ON/STANDBY switch to
• If a warning message is displayed, follow the
Setting the date and time
Set the date and time when you use your
camcorder for the first time.
• If you do not use your camcorder for about 3
months, the built-in rechargeable battery gets
discharged and the date and time settings may
be cleared from the memory. In that case,
charge the rechargeable battery and then set the
date and time again (p. 111).
When you set the date and time again, press
the MENU button, and select
(OTHERS) t [CLOCK SET].
Select your area using the V/v/B/
b/SET button, then press the