Coleman is a company best known for its wide range of camping and outdoor equipment. Coleman also makes a watch geared toward lovers of the outdoors. The watch has a fabric sports strap with an attached compass, and is waterproof to a depth of 50 meters. The watch also features a dual alarm, a countdown timer, day and night glow, and day date. You can set the date on your Coleman Nightsight digital watch in no time at all.
Press the mode button (on the bottom left-hand side as you're looking at the watch) until you reach the timekeeping mode.
Press the top-left button until the seconds flash. You can set the seconds by pressing the top-right button until the correct seconds are displayed. Press the bottom-left button to move to the hours's digits. Set the hours in the same way. Press the bottom-left button until you reach the date digits.
Set the year first by pressing the top-right button until the correct year is displayed. Hold down the top-right button to expedite the process. When the correct year is displayed, press the bottom-left button to move onto the month.
Press the top-right button until the month is correctly displayed. Hold the button down to move through the months quickly. When the correct month is displayed, press the bottom-left button to set the date.
Press the top-right button to cycle through the dates until the correct date is displayed. Press the top-left button when you are satisfied with the date setting. The day of the week will automatically correct itself to match your date setting.
Nicole Fotheringham has been a writer since 1997. She was born in South Africa and began as a reporter for the "Natal Mercury" and "Cape Argus" newspapers. Fotheringham has a master's degree in English literature from the University of KwaZulu-Natal.