IC RecorderICD-SX733/SX734/SX1000

Setting the clock

You need to set the clock to use the alarm function or record the date and time.

When the clock is not set, the “Set Date&Time” animation appears, and then the confirmation display (“Set Date&Time?”) appears.

  1. While the “Set Date&Time?” message is displayed, press or to select “Yes,” and then press .

    The clock setting display appears and the year section begins to flash.

  2. Set year, month, day, hour and minute.

    Press or to set the year (the last two digits of the year), and then press .

    Repeat this procedure to set month, day, hour, and minute in sequence. You can move the cursor to the year, month, day, hour and minute by pressing or .

    When you set the minute and press , the clock reflects the setting.

    When you finish setting the clock, the display window returns to the stop mode display.


  • If you do not press within 1 minute of entering the clock setting data, the clock setting mode is canceled and the window will return to the display of the stop mode.
  • The time is displayed either in 12-Hour with “AM” or “PM,” or in 24-Hour, depending on the “Time Display” setting in the menu. The default setting differs depending on the country or region you purchased the IC recorder.
  • The illustrations used in this Help Guide are based on the ICD-SX1000 model. These illustrations may look different from the model you are using, however, the buttons and controls used for operations are the same.


  • If you set the HOLD function to on while the IC recorder is stopped, the current time will be displayed.
  • You can set the clock using the menu as well.