Casio EXILIM EX-H5 User Guide

Configuring Basic Settings the First Time You Turn On the, Camera


Quick Start Basics

The first time you load a battery into the camera, a screen appears for configuring the 
display language, date, and time settings. Failure to set the date and time correctly 
will cause the wrong date and time data to be recorded with images.


• A screen for language selection will not appear in step 2 of the procedure below if 

you purchased a camera intended for the Japanese market. To change the display 
language from Japanese in this case, use the procedure under “Specifying the 
Display Language (Language)” (page 138). Note that a version of this manual in 
the language you select may not be included with a camera intended for the 
Japanese market.

• Camera models sold in certain geographic areas may not support display language 



Press [ON/OFF] (Power) to turn on the 


Use [8], [2], [4], and [6] to select 
the language you want and then press 


Use [8] and [2] to select a date style and then press [SET].

Example: July, 10, 2012
YY/MM/DD * 12/7/10
DD/MM/YY * 10/7/12
MM/DD/YY * 7/10/12


Set the date and the time.

Use [4] and [6] to select the setting you want to 
change and then use [8] and [2] to change it.
To switch between 12-hour and 24-hour format, press 

0] (Movie).


After setting the date and time, use [4] and [6] 
to select “Apply” and then press [SET].

Configuring Basic Settings the First Time You Turn On the 


If you make a mistake configuring display language, date, or time settings with the 
above procedure, refer to the following pages for information about how to correct 
the settings.

– Display language: Page 138
– Date and time: Page 137


[ON/OFF] (Power)

[0] (Movie)