changing a photos date tag

  o44wen 10:47 20 Jan 2007

Hi, hoping someone out there can help me out.

I am scanning some old photos onto my hard drive and was looking to be able to change the date somehow to when it was taken. Is this possible? I hope so.

It is the 'created on' date I am hoping to change so that i can view my photos in proper time scale.

  VoG II 10:51 20 Jan 2007
  o44wen 10:57 20 Jan 2007

thanks very much VoG, will give that a wee try out now

  o44wen 11:11 20 Jan 2007

OK this works great, but when I try to view the photo in Picasa it still shows the original date for some odd reason. When i look at the properties is show the modified dates.

Would it be a fault with Picasa?

  VoG II 11:36 20 Jan 2007

I'm not sure ... is there a way in Picassa to rebuild its index?

  hssutton 14:43 20 Jan 2007

Exif stores 3 date/time value.

Date & Time taken

Date & Time digitized

Date & Time modified

So ideally you need to adjust all three. A quick check of FileDate Changer v1.1, suggests that you can only change one of these dates.

By downloading click here You will be able to adjust all three pieces of data.

It would look rather strange if you adjusted the date taken, but the date modified was an earlier date

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