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Folder creation by date disappeared

Malimish
Apprentice

Hi. I just switched from the G7x mark 2 to the mark 3. All my photos end up in a single folder named 100Canon instead of organizing them into folders by date like with the mark 2. Is this canon’s new way of organizing photos? Or is there something I can do to get the dates folder system back? Thanks. 

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kvbarkley
VIP

I don't see that option for the mark III while I did see it for the Mark II. Actually, this brings the Mark III in line with most other Canon Cameras which don't offer date based file storage - probably because it violates the DCIM standard.

Tronhard
Authority

If you transfer your images to a computer, you can sort by date in the file manager and then pop them into new folders based on date.  As KV states, the folder system not using dates is standard for Canon.


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