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How do you edit to change the 'Photo Date' tag?


Fix (adjust, change, edit, or add) the 'Photo Date' information tag of a digital photo, picture or photograph


The date and time a digital camera photo was taken, (Date Taken tag) is critical information needed to keep your photo collection organized chronologically. When the date is wrong, it can make organizing your photo collection very difficult.

PhotoSurfer makes it very easy to correct the problem. You can fix an individual photo or batch edit multiple photos using PhotoSurfer's Photo Date/Time Tag Editor.

You can easily change, adjust or time shift the photo date (date taken) tags: Year, Month, Day, Hours or Minutes

'Date Taken' tag: also known as: photo date tag, metadata, tag, meta data, EXIF or IPTC tag.



PhotoSurfer's FREE version (freeware) 'includes' the feature to fix, add, change or edit picture Photo Tags.

Photo Info Dialog

Single Photo - Info Dialog



How to - edit, (fix, adjust or change) a Photo Date tag
  1. Select the thumbnail or photo you wish to fix
  2. Select the 'Info' icon in the main toolbar:                   Meta Tag Info icon
  3. Select the 'Date Selector' icon beside the Date Taken tag:      Date Selector icon
  4. Edit the date            (see how to use the Date Selector below)
  5. Select 'Save'

    Tip:    Keyboard shortcut to display Photo Info =   i


For - batch edit Photo Date Tags:      Click here: Batch Edit Photo Date Tags



    How to use the Date Selector:
  • Select the 'Date Selector' icon beside the Date Taken tag:      Date Selector icon
  • For simple changes, directly edit the date and time
  • Adjust Photo Date
  • Or click the drop down beside the 'New Date' above to display the calendar:      Drop Down icon
  • Select from Calendar



How to - 'add' a 'Photo Date' tag to photo that doesn't have one
  1. Select the thumbnail or photo you wish to fix
  2. Select the 'Info' icon in the main toolbar:                   Meta Tag Info icon
  3. Select the 'Date Selector' icon beside the Date Taken tag:      Date Selector icon
  4. Edit the date
  5. Check 'Change to Date Taken' check box:
  6.       Add Photo Date
  7. Select 'Save'




Search FAQs / Help:

How do you 'batch' edit to change photo Meta Tags? Fix Enhance Edit Photos How do you 'batch edit' Photo Date tags?   (batch change, batch timeshift)
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November 30, 2011


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