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  • Page 1 Wi-Fi (Wireless Communication) Function Instruction Manual INSTRUCTION MANUAL...
  • Page 2: Introduction

    What You Can Do Using the Wi-Fi (Wireless Communication) Functions (1) Communicate with a smartphone (2) Send images between cameras (CANON iMAGE GATEWAY) (6) Send images to a Web service (5) Print images using (3) Save images to a Wi-Fi printer...
  • Page 3 In this manual and on the camera’s LCD monitor, “smartphone” refers to smartphones and tablets. (2) z Send images between cameras (p.61) Connect this camera and other Canon cameras with built-in wireless communication functions via Wi-Fi and send images between them. (3) Save images to Connect Station (p.73) Hold the camera close to Connect Station (sold separately) to connect to it via Wi-Fi and save images to it.
  • Page 4 Wi-Fi function menu with the <k> button. For details, see the pages describing how to connect the camera to each device or a Web service via Wi-Fi. Note that Canon cannot be held liable for any loss or damage from  erroneous wireless communication settings when using the camera. In addition, Canon cannot be held liable for any other loss or damage caused by use of the camera.
  • Page 5: Conventions Used In This Manual

    Conventions Used in this Manual In this manual, the term “access point” indicates wireless LAN  routers, etc. that relay Wi-Fi connections. The camera does not come with an interface cable.  Icons in this Manual <6> : Indicates the Main Dial. <W><X><Y><Z>...
  • Page 6: Structure Of This Manual

    Structure of This Manual This manual is structured as follows. After finishing preparation for a Wi-Fi connection in “Getting Started”, see the corresponding pages to set up a Wi-Fi connection according to your needs. Getting Started (p.11) Connecting to a Bluetooth- Advanced Wi-Fi compatible Smartphone via Connection (p.107)
  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    Contents Introduction What You Can Do Using the Wi-Fi (Wireless Communication) Functions ..................2 Conventions Used in this Manual .............5 Structure of This Manual ..............6 Getting Started Setting Wi-Fi Settings ..............12 Preparation for Smartphones ............15 Preparation for Web Services ............16 Connecting to a Bluetooth-compatible Smartphone via Wi-Fi Bluetooth Connection..............
  • Page 8 Contents Connecting to a Smartphone via Wi-Fi with the <k> Button Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection............. 56 Connecting to Another Camera via Wi-Fi Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection............. 62 Sending Images to the Other Camera..........64 Connecting to Connect Station via Wi-Fi Saving Images................
  • Page 9 Contents Advanced Wi-Fi Connection Checking the Type of Access Point ..........109 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection with WPS (PBC Mode)....110 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection with WPS (PIN Mode) ....114 Connecting to a Detected Network Manually via Wi-Fi....118 Reconnecting via Wi-Fi Reconnecting via Wi-Fi ..............
  • Page 10 Contents Reference [Wireless communication settings] Screen ......158 [Wi-Fi settings] Screen..............159 Virtual Keyboard Operation ............160 Setting up the IP Address Manually ..........161 Wireless Communication Status........... 163 Specifications ................165 Wireless Communication Function Precautions ......166 Index..................... 168...
  • Page 11: Getting Started

    Getting Started...
  • Page 12: Setting Wi-Fi Settings

    Setting Wi-Fi Settings First, follow the steps below to set the Wi-Fi settings. Press the <k> button. Select [Wi-Fi settings]. Select [Wi-Fi]. Select [Enable]. You can also set the Wi-Fi settings with [Wi-Fi settings] under [51: Wireless communication settings].
  • Page 13 Setting Wi-Fi Settings Register [Nickname]. When the screen on the left appears,  press <0>.  The screen on the left will appear. When using the displayed nickname,  press the <M> button. Otherwise, enter any characters  between 1 to 8 characters in length. For instructions on entering characters, see page 160.
  • Page 14 Setting Wi-Fi Settings When video snapshot or time-lapse movie is set, you cannot select  [51: Wireless communication settings]. Interface Cable Connection Cautions With a Wi-Fi connection established, you cannot use the camera by  connecting it to Connect Station, a computer, a GPS receiver, or another device with an interface cable.
  • Page 15: Preparation For Smartphones

    Preparation for Smartphones To connect the camera to a smartphone, a smartphone on which Android or iOS is installed is necessary. In addition, the dedicated application Camera Connect (free of charge) must be installed on the smartphone. Camera Connect can be installed from the Google Play or App ...
  • Page 16: Preparation For Web Services

    Preparation for Web Services Signing Up as a CANON iMAGE GATEWAY Member To send images to Web services, you need to sign up as a CANON iMAGE GATEWAY member (free of charge). Once you are a CANON iMAGE GATEWAY member, you can publish photos you took in online albums and use a range of services.
  • Page 17 Preparation for Web Services Specifying Settings to Use Web Services Start EOS Utility on the computer, log in to CANON iMAGE GATEWAY, then specify the camera’s settings to enable access to Web services. For details, refer to the EOS Utility Instruction Manual. For how to obtain the EOS Utility Instruction Manual, refer to the Camera Instruction Manual.
  • Page 19: Connecting To A Bluetooth-Compatible Smartphone Via Wi-Fi

    Connecting to a Bluetooth-compatible Smartphone via Wi-Fi This section describes how to connect the camera to a Bluetooth-compatible smartphone via Wi-Fi. Connecting to a smartphone via Wi-Fi enables you to perform the following: • View images stored in the camera on a smartphone or save viewed images to a smartphone.
  • Page 20: Bluetooth Connection

    Bluetooth Connection When you connect the camera to a Bluetooth-compatible smartphone via Bluetooth, you can establish a Wi-Fi connection by operating only the camera or the smartphone. Note that pairing between the camera and smartphone is required to connect the camera to a smartphone via Bluetooth. Pairing will be done as part of the Bluetooth connection procedure.
  • Page 21: Establishing A Bluetooth Connection

    Establishing a Bluetooth Connection To connect the camera to a smartphone via Bluetooth, refer to the Camera Connect’s “Easy Connection Guide” or follow the steps below. Set [Wi-Fi] to [Enable] on the [Wi-Fi settings] screen in advance (p.12). Operation on the Camera-1 Select the [Function settings] tab.
  • Page 22 Establishing a Bluetooth Connection Select [Smartphone]. Select [Pairing]. Select [Do not display]. If Camera Connect is already  installed, select [Do not display] and press <0>. If Camera Connect is not installed,  select [Android] or [iOS] on the screen on the left, scan the displayed QR code with the smartphone, then access Google Play or the App Store and install Camera Connect.
  • Page 23 Establishing a Bluetooth Connection Operation on the Smartphone Activate the smartphone’s Bluetooth function. Start Camera Connect. Select the camera to pair with. Tap on the nickname of the camera to  be paired. When the screen on the left appears, ...
  • Page 24 Establishing a Bluetooth Connection Operation on the Camera-2 Select [OK]. Press <0>. Pairing will complete and the camera  will be connected to the smartphone via Bluetooth.  An illustration indicating that a Bluetooth connection has been established will appear on Camera Connect.
  • Page 25: Establishing A Wi-Fi Connection

    Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection When a Bluetooth connection is established, follow the steps below to establish a Wi-Fi connection. Set [Wi-Fi] to [Enable] on the [Wi-Fi settings] screen in advance (p.12). Select a Camera Connect function. Select the Camera Connect function ...
  • Page 26: Step 2

    Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection Check the SSID and password. SSID (network name) Check the SSID (network name) and  password displayed on the camera. Password Operate the smartphone to establish a Wi-Fi connection. On the smartphone’s Wi-Fi function  screen, select the SSID checked in step 2.
  • Page 27 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection Android and iOS  The [qWi-Fi on] screen will appear on the camera’s LCD monitor.  An illustration indicating that a Wi-Fi connection has been established will appear on Camera Connect. The Wi-Fi connection to a Bluetooth- compatible smartphone is now complete.
  • Page 28: Operating The Camera Using A Smartphone

    Operating the Camera Using a Smartphone You can use a smartphone with Camera Connect installed to view images stored in the camera or perform remote shooting, etc. Camera Connect Main Window The main functions of Camera Connect are described below. [Images on camera] Images stored in the camera can be ...
  • Page 29 Operating the Camera Using a Smartphone Terminating the Wi-Fi Connection To terminate the Wi-Fi connection, perform either of the following operations. On the smartphone’s Camera Connect screen, tap on [T]. On the camera’s [qWi-Fi on] screen, select [Disconnect,exit]. If the [qWi-Fi on] screen is not ...
  • Page 30 Operating the Camera Using a Smartphone When the Wi-Fi connection is terminated while recording a movie with  remote shooting, the camera responds as follows: • When the power switch is set to <k>, movie shooting continues. • When the power switch is set to <1>, movie shooting stops. When the power switch is set to <1>...
  • Page 31: [Bluetooth Function] Screen

    [Bluetooth function] Screen On the [Bluetooth function] screen (step 3 on page 21), you can change or check the Bluetooth function settings. [Bluetooth function] Select the device to pair with the  camera. If you will not use the Bluetooth ...
  • Page 32: Removing A Paired Device's Registration

    Removing a Paired Device’s Registration To pair the camera with another smartphone, remove the currently paired device’s registration. Operation on the Camera Select [Check/clear connection info]. On the [Bluetooth function] screen  (p.21), select [Check/clear connection info], then press <0>. Press the <B>...
  • Page 33: Sending Images To A Smartphone From The Camera

    Sending Images to a Smartphone from the Camera While a Bluetooth connection (Android only) or Wi-Fi connection is established, you can operate the camera to send images to a smartphone. There are two send methods. (1) Select [Send images to smartphone] from the camera menu. (2) Send images from the Quick Control screen during playback (p.34).
  • Page 34 Sending Images to a Smartphone from the Camera (2) Quick Control During Playback Send images from the Quick Control screen during playback. Connect the camera to a smartphone via Bluetooth (Android only) or Wi-Fi (p.25) Play back the image. Press the <3> button to play back ...
  • Page 35 Sending Images to a Smartphone from the Camera Sending Images Individually Select and send images individually. Select an image to send. Press the <Y> <Z> keys of the  cross keys to select an image to send, then press <0>. By pressing the <I>...
  • Page 36 Sending Images to a Smartphone from the Camera Sending Multiple Selected Images Select multiple images and send them at once. If the multiple image selection screen is already displayed, start the operation from step 3. Press <0>. Select [Send selected]. Select the images to send.
  • Page 37 Sending Images to a Smartphone from the Camera Select [Resize image]. Set it as necessary.  On the displayed screen, select an  image size, then press <0>. Select [Send].  The images will be sent. When the transfer is complete, the screen for step 1 will reappear.
  • Page 38: Step

    Sending Images to a Smartphone from the Camera Sending a Specified Range of Images Specify the range of images to send all the images in the range at once. Press <0>. Select [Send range]. Specify the range of images. Select the first image, then press ...
  • Page 39 Sending Images to a Smartphone from the Camera Confirm the range. Press the <Q> button.  Select [Resize image]. Set it as necessary.  On the displayed screen, select an  image size, then press <0>. Select [Send].  The images will be sent. When the transfer is complete, the screen for step 1 will reappear.
  • Page 40 Sending Images to a Smartphone from the Camera Sending All Images on the Card Send all images on the card at once. Press <0>. Select [Send all card]. Select [Resize image]. Set it as necessary.  On the displayed screen, select an ...
  • Page 41 Sending Images to a Smartphone from the Camera Sending Images that Match the Search Conditions Send all the images that match the search conditions set in [Set image search conditions] at once. For [Set image search conditions], refer to “Setting Image Search Conditions”...
  • Page 42 Sending Images to a Smartphone from the Camera Ending Image Transfer Press the <M> button.  If you send images by operating the camera with a Wi-Fi connection established, the previous screen will reappear. The Wi-Fi connection will not be terminated. If you send images by operating the ...
  • Page 43: Specifying Viewable Images

    Specifying Viewable Images You can specify images viewable on a smartphone by operating the camera. Images can be specified after the Wi-Fi connection is terminated. Press the <k> button. Select [q]. If the history (p.126) is displayed,  switch the screen with the <Y> <Z> keys.
  • Page 44 Specifying Viewable Images Select [Viewable imgs]. Select an item. Select [OK] and press <0> to  display the setting screen. [All images] All images stored on the card become viewable. [Images from past days] Specify viewable images on the shooting-date basis. Images shot up to nine days ago can be specified.
  • Page 45 Specifying Viewable Images [Select by rating] Specify viewable images depending on whether a rating is appended (or not appended) or by the type of rating. Select a rating, then press <0> to  specify the viewable images. [File number range] (Select range) Select the first and last images from images arranged by the file number to...
  • Page 47: Connecting To An Nfc-Compatible Smartphone Via Wi-Fi

    Connecting to an NFC-compatible Smartphone via Wi-Fi This section describes how to connect the camera to an NFC-compatible smartphone via Wi-Fi. Connecting to a smartphone via Wi-Fi enables you to perform the following: • View images stored in the camera on a smartphone or save viewed images to a smartphone.
  • Page 48: Wi-Fi Connection To An Nfc-Compatible Smartphone

    Wi-Fi Connection to an NFC-compatible Smartphone NFC-compatible smartphones can be connected via Wi-Fi by touching them to the camera. Smartphones labeled with the p mark are NFC-compatible.  Some smartphones are NFC-compatible even if they are not labeled  with the p mark. In such a case, check the NFC antenna position by referring to the smartphone’s instruction manual.
  • Page 49 Wi-Fi Connection to an NFC-compatible Smartphone The camera cannot be connected to two or more smartphones at the  same time. When touching the smartphone to the camera, be careful not to drop the  camera or smartphone. Do not touch the smartphone to the camera with too much force. Doing ...
  • Page 50: Establishing A Wi-Fi Connection

    Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection To connect the camera to an NFC-compatible smartphone via Wi-Fi, refer to the Camera Connect’s “Easy Connection Guide” or follow the steps below. (1) Turn on the camera and smartphone. (2) Enable the NFC function on the camera and smartphone. (3) Touch the smartphone to the camera so that they come into contact with each other.
  • Page 51 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection Establish a Wi-Fi connection.  When a connection is established, the screen on the left will appear on the camera’s LCD monitor. When connecting to the same smartphone via NFC, this screen will not appear again. To specify viewable images, press the ...
  • Page 52 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection  The main window of Camera Connect will be displayed on the smartphone. The Wi-Fi connection to a smartphone is now complete.  Operate the camera using Camera Connect. See page 28. For how to terminate the Wi-Fi ...
  • Page 53: Sending Images From The Camera To A Smartphone

    Sending Images from the Camera to a Smartphone By touching an NFC-compatible smartphone to the camera while playing back an image on the camera, you can establish a Wi-Fi connection automatically and send the image to the smartphone even if a Bluetooth or Wi-Fi connection has not been established beforehand.
  • Page 54 Sending Images from the Camera to a Smartphone End the image transfer. Press the <M> button on the  image transfer screen. Select [OK] on the screen on the left,  then press <0> to end the image transfer and terminate the Wi-Fi connection.
  • Page 55: Connecting To A Smartphone Via Wi-Fi With The Button

    Connecting to a Smartphone via Wi-Fi with the <k> Button This section describes how to connect the camera to a smartphone via Wi-Fi using the <k> button. Connecting to a smartphone via Wi-Fi enables you to perform the following: • View images stored in the camera on a smartphone or save viewed images to a smartphone.
  • Page 56: Establishing A Wi-Fi Connection

    Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection To connect the camera to a smartphone via Wi-Fi, refer to the Camera Connect’s “Easy Connection Guide” or follow the steps below. Set [Wi-Fi] to [Enable] on the [Wi-Fi settings] screen in advance (p.12). Operation on the Camera-1 Press the <k>...
  • Page 57 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection Select [Do not display]. If Camera Connect is already  installed, select [Do not display] and press <0>. If Camera Connect is not installed,  select [Android] or [iOS] on the screen on the left, scan the displayed QR code with the smartphone, then access Google Play or the App Store and install Camera Connect.
  • Page 58 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection Operation on the Smartphone Operate the smartphone to Smartphone’s screen (sample) establish a Wi-Fi connection. Activate the smartphone’s Wi-Fi  function, then select the SSID (network name) checked in step 5. For the password, enter the password ...
  • Page 59 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection Operation on the Camera-2 Establish a Wi-Fi connection.  When a connection is established, the screen on the left will appear on the camera’s LCD monitor. When connecting to the same smartphone via NFC, this screen will not appear again.
  • Page 60 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection  The main window of Camera Connect will be displayed on the smartphone. The Wi-Fi connection to a smartphone is now complete.  Operate the camera using Camera Connect. See page 28. For how to terminate the Wi-Fi ...
  • Page 61: Connecting To Another Camera Via Wi-Fi

    Wi-Fi functions released in and after 2012 supporting image transfer between cameras. Note that the camera cannot be connected to Canon camcorders via Wi-Fi, even if they have built-in Wi-Fi functions. Still photos can be transferred only if their file format is JPEG.
  • Page 62: Establishing A Wi-Fi Connection

    Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection Connect the camera to another camera via Wi-Fi. The camera can be connected to only one camera at a time. Press the <k> button. Select [z] (Transfer imgs between cameras). If the history (p.126) is displayed, ...
  • Page 63 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection Select the images to send. Select images on the camera sending  the images (p.64). Do not operate the camera receiving  the images. Note that GPS information is not displayed on the camera’s playback screen even if GPS information is appended to the received image.
  • Page 64: Sending Images To The Other Camera

    Sending Images to the Other Camera Sending Images Individually Select and send images individually. Select an image to send. Press the <Y> <Z> keys of the  cross keys to select an image to send, then press <0>. By pressing the <I> button, you ...
  • Page 65 Sending Images to the Other Camera Sending Multiple Selected Images Select multiple images to send them at once. Press <0>. Select [Send selected]. Select the images to send. Press the <Y> <Z> keys of the  cross keys to select an image to send, then press <0>.
  • Page 66 Sending Images to the Other Camera Select [Resize image]. Set it as necessary.  On the displayed screen, select an  image size, then press <0>. Select [Send].  The images will be sent. When the transfer is complete, the screen for step 1 will reappear.
  • Page 67 Sending Images to the Other Camera Sending a Specified Range of Images Specify the range of images to send all the images in the range at once. Press <0>. Select [Send range]. Specify the range of images. Select the first image, then press ...
  • Page 68 Sending Images to the Other Camera Select [Resize image]. Set it as necessary.  On the displayed screen, select an  image size, then press <0>. Select [Send].  The images will be sent. When the transfer is complete, the screen for step 1 will reappear.
  • Page 69 Sending Images to the Other Camera Sending All Images on the Card Send all images on the card at once. Press <0>. Select [Send all card]. Select [Resize image]. Set it as necessary.  On the displayed screen, select an ...
  • Page 70 Sending Images to the Other Camera Terminate the Wi-Fi connection. Press the <k> button to display the  confirmation dialog. Select [OK], then press <0> to terminate the Wi-Fi connection. Sending Images that Match the Search Conditions Send images that match the search conditions set in [Set image search conditions] at once.
  • Page 71 Sending Images to the Other Camera Select [Resize image]. Set it as necessary.  On the displayed screen, select an  image size, then press <0>. Select [Send].  The images will be sent. When the transfer is complete, the screen for step 1 will reappear.
  • Page 72 Sending Images to the Other Camera With a Wi-Fi connection established, a picture cannot be taken even if  the camera’s shutter button is pressed. To terminate the Wi-Fi connection during image transfer, select [Cancel] on the camera, then terminate the Wi-Fi connection. RAW images cannot be sent.
  • Page 73: Connecting To Connect Station Via Wi-Fi

    Connecting to Connect Station via Wi-Fi Connect Station (sold separately) is a device that allows you to import captured still photos and movies for viewing on your TV set, smartphone, etc., or sharing over a network. You can easily save still photos and movies to Connect Station by holding this camera close to Connect Station.
  • Page 74: Saving Images

    Saving Images This section describes how to connect the camera and Connect Station (sold separately) via Wi-Fi using the NFC function. To save images in other ways, refer to the Connect Station Instruction Manual. On the [Wi-Fi settings] screen, set [Wi-Fi] to [Enable] and set [NFC ...
  • Page 75 Saving Images If necessary, also read “NFC Function Cautions” (p.49).  While saving images, a picture cannot be taken even if the camera’s  shutter button is pressed. Do not drop the camera on Connect Station or touch the camera to it with ...
  • Page 77: Connecting To Eos Utility Via Wi-Fi

    Connecting to EOS Utility via Wi-Fi This section describes how to connect the camera directly to a computer via Wi-Fi. Install EOS Utility on the computer before setting up a Wi-Fi  connection. To connect via Wi-Fi using an access point, see “Advanced ...
  • Page 78: Establishing A Wi-Fi Connection

    Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection To establish a Wi-Fi connection, operations on the computer are  required. For details, refer to the computer’s instruction manual. The configuration procedure is as follows, using Windows 8.1 as an  example. Operation on the Camera-1 Press the <k>...
  • Page 79 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection Operation on the Computer-1 Select the SSID, then enter the Computer’s screen (sample) password. On the computer’s network setting  screen, select the SSID checked in step 4. For the password, enter the password  checked in step 4. Operation on the Camera-2 Select [OK].
  • Page 80 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection Operation on the Computer-2 Start EOS Utility. In EOS Utility, click [Pairing over Wi-Fi/LAN]. If a firewall-related message is  displayed, select [Yes]. Click [Connect]. Select the camera to connect to, then  click [Connect]. Operation on the Camera-3 Establish a Wi-Fi connection.
  • Page 81 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection [DWi-Fi on] Screen [Disconnect,exit] Terminates the Wi-Fi connection.  [Confirm set.] You can check the settings.  [Error details] When a Wi-Fi connection error occurs, you can check the details of  the error. The Wi-Fi connection to a computer is now complete. ...
  • Page 82: Operating The Camera Using Eos Utility

    Operating the Camera Using EOS Utility For EOS Utility operation procedures, refer to the EOS Utility Instruction Manual. In addition to remote shooting, various camera operations are available. For how to obtain the EOS Utility Instruction Manual, refer to the Camera Instruction Manual.
  • Page 83: Connecting To A Printer Via Wi-Fi

    Connecting to a Printer via Wi-Fi This section describes how to connect the camera directly to a printer via Wi-Fi. Wi-Fi connection is possible with Wi-Fi printers supporting  PictBridge (Wireless LAN). To connect via Wi-Fi using an access point, see “Advanced ...
  • Page 84: Establishing A Wi-Fi Connection

    Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection Follow the procedure in “Getting Started” (p.11) to enable a Wi-Fi connection between a printer and the camera. To establish a Wi-Fi connection, operations on the printer are required. For details, refer to the printer’s instruction manual. Press the <k>...
  • Page 85 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection Operate the printer to connect it to the camera via Wi-Fi. On the Wi-Fi settings menu of the  printer to be used, select the SSID you have checked. For the password, enter the password  checked in step 4.
  • Page 86: Printing Images

    Printing Images Printing Images Individually Select and print images individually. Select an image to print. Press the <Y> <Z> keys of the  cross keys to select an image to print, then press <0>. By pressing the <I> button, you ...
  • Page 87 Printing Images Printing by Specifying the Options Print by specifying the printing options. Press <0>. Select [Print order].  The [Print order] screen will appear. Set the printing options. For the setting procedures, refer to  “Digital Print Order Format (DPOF)” in the Camera Instruction Manual.
  • Page 88 Printing Images Select [OK].  When printing is complete, the screen for step 3 will reappear. Terminate the Wi-Fi connection. Press the <k> button to display the  confirmation dialog. Select [OK], then press <0> to terminate the Wi-Fi connection. With a Wi-Fi connection to a printer established, a picture cannot be ...
  • Page 89: Print Settings

    Print Settings Specify settings for printing as necessary. The screen display and setting options vary depending on the printer. Some settings may not be available. For details, refer to the printer’s instruction manual. Sets the printing effects (p.91). Print setting screen Sets the date or file number imprinting to on or off (p.92).
  • Page 90 Print Settings Q Setting the Paper Size Select the size of the paper loaded in  the printer, then press <0>.  The paper type screen will appear. Y Setting the Paper Type Select the type of the paper loaded in ...
  • Page 91 Print Settings Setting the Printing Effects (Image Optimization) Contents displayed on the screen  vary depending on the printer. Select the option, then press <0>.  Select the desired printing effect, then  press <0>. Printing Effect Description Printing differs depending on the printer. For details, refer to the EDefault printer’s instruction manual.
  • Page 92 Print Settings Setting the Date/File Number Imprinting Select [ ], then press <0>.  Set the print settings as desired, then  press <0>. Setting the Number of Copies Select [ ], then press <0>.  Set the number of copies, then press ...
  • Page 93 Print Settings Cropping the Image You can crop the image and print only an enlarged version of the cropped portion, as if the image is recomposed. Set the cropping right before printing. If you change the print settings after setting the cropping, you may have to set the cropping again before printing.
  • Page 94 Print Settings Depending on the printer, the cropped image area may not be printed as  you specified. The smaller you make the cropping frame, the grainier the picture will  look in the print. Handling Printer Errors If printing does not resume after you resolve a printer error (no ink, no paper, etc.) and select [Continue], operate the buttons on the printer to resume printing.
  • Page 95: Sending Images To A Web Service

    Sending Images to a Web Service You can register various Web services on the camera and send images stored in the camera to them.
  • Page 96: Establishing A Wi-Fi Connection

    Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection Follow the procedures in “Preparation for Web Services” (p.16) to enable a Wi-Fi connection between the Web service and the camera. Press the <k> button. Select the Web service you have registered on page 17. If the history (p.126) is displayed, ...
  • Page 97: Sending Images To A Web Service

    Sending Images to a Web Service You can share images with your family and friends by sending images from the camera to a Web service registered on the camera or by sending Web links of the online albums. Sending Images Individually Select and send images individually.
  • Page 98 Sending Images to a Web Service Sending Multiple Selected Images Select multiple images to send them at once. Press <0>. Select [Send selected]. Select the images to send. Press the <Y> <Z> keys of the  cross keys to select an image to send, then press <0>.
  • Page 99 Sending Images to a Web Service Select [Resize image]. Set it as necessary.  When YouTube is selected as the  destination, [Resize image] is not displayed. On the displayed screen, select an  image size, then press <0>. Select [Send]. ...
  • Page 100 Sending Images to a Web Service Sending a Specified Range of Images Specify the range of images to send all the images in the range at once. Press <0>. Select [Send range]. Specify the range of images. Select the first image, then press ...
  • Page 101 Sending Images to a Web Service Select [Resize image]. Set it as necessary.  On the displayed screen, select an  image size, then press <0>. Select [Send].  The images will be sent. On the screen to complete the ...
  • Page 102 Sending Images to a Web Service Sending All Images on the Card Send all the images on the card at once. Press <0>. Select [Send all card]. Select [Resize image]. Set it as necessary.  On the displayed screen, select an ...
  • Page 103 Sending Images to a Web Service Select [Send].  The images will be sent. When the transfer is complete, the screen for step 1 will reappear. When the [Terms of use] screen is  displayed, thoroughly read the message, then select [I Agree]. The screen can be scrolled up and ...
  • Page 104 Sending Images to a Web Service Sending Images that Match the Search Conditions Send all the images that match the search conditions set in [Set image search conditions] at once. For [Set image search conditions], refer to “Setting Image Search Conditions”...
  • Page 105 Sending Images to a Web Service Select [Send].  The images will be sent. On the screen to complete the  process for sending the image, select [OK] to terminate the Wi-Fi connection and return to the screen to select a Web service. When the [Terms of use] screen is ...
  • Page 106 RAW images cannot be sent.  When sending an image to a Web service other than CANON iMAGE  GATEWAY, a send error message may not be displayed even if the image has not been sent to the Web service successfully.
  • Page 107: Advanced Wi-Fi Connection

    Advanced Wi-Fi Connection...
  • Page 108 (EOS Utility) Wi-Fi printer Web service Set the camera’s Wi-Fi settings (p.12) Install Camera • Register with Install EOS Connect on a CANON iMAGE Utility on a smartphone GATEWAY computer (p.15) (p.16) • Register Web services on the Connect each device to a Wi-Fi access point* camera (p.17)
  • Page 109: Checking The Type Of Access Point

    Checking the Type of Access Point To start with, check if the access point supports WPS* that allows easy Wi-Fi connection between Wi-Fi devices. If you do not know if the access point you use is WPS-compatible, refer to the access point instruction manual or other documentation. * Wi-Fi Protected Setup When WPS is supported ...
  • Page 110: Establishing A Wi-Fi Connection With Wps (Pbc Mode)

    Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection with WPS (PBC Mode) This is a Wi-Fi connection mode available when using an access point compatible with WPS. In pushbutton connection mode (PBC mode), the camera and the access point can be connected via Wi-Fi simply by pressing the WPS button on the access point.
  • Page 111 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection with WPS (PBC Mode) Select [Register a device for connection]. Not displayed when a Web service is  selected in step 2. Proceed to step 5. When [q] (Connect to smartphone) is  selected, the screen on the left is displayed.
  • Page 112 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection with WPS (PBC Mode) Select [WPS (PBC mode)]. Select [OK] and press <0> to go to  the next screen. Connect to the access point via Wi-Fi. Press the access point’s WPS button.  For details about where the button is located and how long to press it, refer to the access point’s instruction manual.
  • Page 113: Printing Images Using A Wi-Fi Printer  Step

    Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection with WPS (PBC Mode) Specifying Settings for the Wi-Fi Function This section describes how to set the screens for the Wi-Fi function. Read the page that introduces the selected Wi-Fi function. Communicating with a Smartphone  Step 7 on page 58 Operating Remotely Using EOS Utility...
  • Page 114: Establishing A Wi-Fi Connection With Wps (Pin Mode)

    Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection with WPS (PIN Mode) This is a Wi-Fi connection mode available when using an access point compatible with WPS. In PIN code connection mode (PIN mode), an 8-digit identification number specified on the camera is set at the access point to establish a Wi-Fi connection.
  • Page 115 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection with WPS (PIN Mode) Select [Register a device for connection]. Not displayed when a Web service is  selected in step 2. Proceed to step 5. When [q] (Connect to smartphone) is  selected, the screen on the left is displayed.
  • Page 116 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection with WPS (PIN Mode) Specify the PIN code at the access point. At the access point, specify the 8-digit  PIN code displayed on the camera’s LCD monitor. For instructions on setting PIN codes  at the access point, refer to the access point’s instruction manual.
  • Page 117 Establishing a Wi-Fi Connection with WPS (PIN Mode) Specifying Settings for the Wi-Fi Function This section describes how to set the screens for the Wi-Fi function. Read the page that introduces the selected Wi-Fi function. Communicating with a Smartphone  Step 7 on page 58 Operating Remotely Using EOS Utility...
  • Page 118: Connecting To A Detected Network Manually Via Wi-Fi

    Connecting to a Detected Network Manually via Wi-Fi Establish a Wi-Fi connection by selecting the SSID (or ESS-ID) of the access point for a Wi-Fi connection from a list of active access points nearby. Selecting the Access Point Press the <k> button. Select an item.
  • Page 119 Connecting to a Detected Network Manually via Wi-Fi Select [Switch network]. Displayed when [q], [D], or [l] is  selected in step 2. Select an access point. (2) (3) Press the <W> <X> keys to select  the access point to connect to via Wi-Fi from the list of access points.
  • Page 120 Connecting to a Detected Network Manually via Wi-Fi Entering the Access Point Password Enter the password specified for the access point. For details on the  specified password, refer to the access point’s instruction manual. The screens displayed in steps 6 to 7 below vary depending on the ...
  • Page 121 Connecting to a Detected Network Manually via Wi-Fi Setting the IP Address Select [Auto setting]. Select [OK] and press <0> to  display the setting screen (p.122) for the Wi-Fi function selected in step 2. If [Auto setting] results in an error or ...
  • Page 122 Connecting to a Detected Network Manually via Wi-Fi Specifying Settings for the Wi-Fi Function This section describes how to set the screens for the Wi-Fi function. Read the page that introduces the selected Wi-Fi function. Communicating with a Smartphone  Step 7 on page 58 Operating Remotely Using EOS Utility...
  • Page 123 Connecting to a Detected Network Manually via Wi-Fi Send To Screen A screen to select a destination may be displayed depending on the Web service you select in [Wi-Fi function]. To register destinations or to specify the settings, you must use a computer.
  • Page 125: Reconnecting Via Wi-Fi

    Reconnecting via Wi-Fi This section describes how to reconnect the camera to a device for which you have already established a Wi-Fi connection and how to register multiple connection settings.
  • Page 126: Reconnecting Via Wi-Fi

    Reconnecting via Wi-Fi Reconnect the camera via Wi-Fi to a device or service that you have connected to and registered connection settings for in the past. Press the <k> button. Select an item. Select the item to connect to via Wi-Fi ...
  • Page 127 Reconnecting via Wi-Fi D EOS Utility Start EOS Utility on the computer.  If the computer’s connection destination has been changed,  restore the setting to connect via Wi-Fi to the camera or the same access point as the camera. l Printer If the printer’s connection destination has been changed, ...
  • Page 128: Connecting To A Bluetooth-Connected Smartphone Via Wi-Fi

    Connecting to a Bluetooth-connected Smartphone via Wi-Fi With a Bluetooth connection established between the camera and a smartphone, follow the steps below to reconnect to the smartphone via Wi-Fi. Start Camera Connect on the smartphone. Select a Camera Connect function. Select the Camera Connect function ...
  • Page 129 Connecting to a Bluetooth-connected Smartphone via Wi-Fi Check the SSID. Check the camera’s SSID (network  name) displayed on the smartphone. Operate the smartphone to Smartphone’s screen (sample) establish a Wi-Fi connection. On the smartphone’s Wi-Fi function  screen, select the SSID checked in step 3.
  • Page 130: Registering Multiple Connection Settings

    Registering Multiple Connection Settings You can register up to 20 connection settings for the Wi-Fi function. Press the <k> button. Select an item. When the screen on the left appears,  press the <Y> <Z> keys to switch the screen. Select the item to newly connect to ...
  • Page 131: Checking And Operating Connection Settings

    Checking and Operating Connection Settings This section describes how to change or delete the connection settings, clear the wireless communication function settings, etc.
  • Page 132: Changing Or Deleting Connection Settings

    Changing or Deleting Connection Settings Change or delete connection settings saved on the camera. To change or delete the connection settings, terminate the Wi-Fi connection first. Press the <k> button. Select an item. When the screen on the left appears, ...
  • Page 133 Changing or Deleting Connection Settings Check or change the connection settings. Select an item and press <0>, then  change or delete the connection settings on the displayed screen. [Change device nickname] (p.158) You can change the nickname using the virtual keyboard (p.160). [Viewable imgs] (p.43) Displayed when [q] (Connect to smartphone) is selected.
  • Page 134: Clearing Wireless Communication Settings To Default

    Clearing Wireless Communication Settings to Default All wireless communication settings can be deleted. By deleting the wireless communication settings, you can prevent them from being exposed when you lend or give your camera to other people. Select [Wireless communication settings]. Under the [51] tab, select [Wireless ...
  • Page 135: View Info Screen

    View Info Screen On the [View info] screen, you can check the error content and the MAC address. Press the <k> button. Select an item, then press the <B> button.  The [View info] screen will appear. When an error has occurred, press <0> to display the error ...
  • Page 137: Troubleshooting Guide

    Troubleshooting Guide...
  • Page 138: Responding To Error Messages

    Responding to Error Messages When an error occurs, display the details of the error by following one of the procedures below. Then, eliminate the cause of the error by referring to the examples shown in this chapter. On the [View info] screen, press <0> (p.135). ...
  • Page 139 Responding to Error Messages 11: Connection target not found In the case of [q], is Camera Connect running?  Establish a connection using Camera Connect (p.58).  In the case of [l], is the power of the printer on?  Turn on the printer.
  • Page 140 Responding to Error Messages 21: No address assigned by DHCP server What to check on the camera On the camera, IP address is set to [Auto setting]. Is this the  correct setting? If no DHCP server is used, specify the settings after setting the IP ...
  • Page 141 Responding to Error Messages 22: No response from DNS server What to check on the camera On the camera, does the DNS server’s IP address setting  match the server’s actual address?  Set the IP address to [Manual setting]. Then, on the camera, set the IP address that matches the address of the DNS server used (p.156, 161).
  • Page 142 Responding to Error Messages 23: Device with same IP address exists on selected network What to check on the camera Do the camera and another device connected via Wi-Fi to the  same network have the same IP address? Change the camera’s IP address to avoid using the same address ...
  • Page 143 Responding to Error Messages 61: Selected SSID wireless LAN network not found Are any obstacles blocking the line of sight between the  camera and the antenna of the access point? Move the antenna of the access point to a position clearly visible ...
  • Page 144 Responding to Error Messages 63: Wireless LAN authentication failed Are the camera and the access point set to use the same  authentication method? The camera supports the following authentication methods: [Open  system], [Shared key], and [WPA/WPA2-PSK] (p.109). Are the camera and the access point set to use the same ...
  • Page 145 Responding to Error Messages 65: Wireless LAN connection lost Are any obstacles blocking the line of sight between the  camera and the antenna of the access point? Move the antenna of the access point to a position clearly visible ...
  • Page 146 Responding to Error Messages 68: Cannot connect to wireless LAN terminal. Retry from the beginning. Did you hold down the access point’s WPS (Wi-Fi Protected  Setup) button for the specified period of time? Hold down the WPS button for the period of time specified in the ...
  • Page 147 Responding to Error Messages 102: Could not send files Does the card in the camera to receive data have sufficient  space? Check the card in the camera to receive data. Replace the card or  make sufficient space available, then try sending the data again. Is the card in the camera to receive data locked? ...
  • Page 148 Responding to Error Messages 105: Could not receive files. Card’s write protect switch is set to lock Is the card in the camera to receive data locked?  Check the card in the camera to receive data. Release the lock, ...
  • Page 149 EOS software. Is the camera’s registration information or Web service  registered on the camera deleted on CANON iMAGE GATEWAY? Connect the camera and computer via Wi-Fi or with an interface  cable (sold separately) and reconfigure Web service settings using EOS Utility (p.17).
  • Page 150 Responding to Error Messages 127: An error has occurred A problem other than error code number 121 to 126 occurred  during the connection to the Web service. Try re-establishing the Wi-Fi connection to the Web service.  141: Printer is busy. Try connecting again. Is the printer performing a printing process? ...
  • Page 151: Troubleshooting Guide

    Troubleshooting Guide If a problem occurs with the camera, first refer to this Troubleshooting Guide. If this Troubleshooting Guide does not resolve the problem, contact the nearest Canon Service Center. A device connected with an interface cable cannot be used.
  • Page 152 Troubleshooting Guide Cannot pair with a smartphone. A previously paired smartphone cannot be paired with the camera  again if the camera’s registration is retained on the smartphone. In such a case, remove the camera’s registration retained in the Bluetooth settings on the smartphone and try pairing again (p.21).
  • Page 153: Wireless Communication Function Notes

    Wireless Communication Function Notes If the transmission rate drops, the connection is lost, or other problems occur when using the wireless communication functions, try the following corrective actions. Distance Between the Camera and the Smartphone If the camera is too far from the smartphone, a Wi-Fi connection may not be established even when Bluetooth connection is possible.
  • Page 154 Wireless Communication Function Notes Using an Eye-Fi Card When [Wi-Fi] is set to [Enable], image transfer using an Eye-Fi  card is disabled.
  • Page 155: Security

    Security If security settings have not been properly set, the following problems may occur. Transmission monitoring  Third parties with malicious intent may monitor the Wi-Fi transmissions and attempt to acquire the data you are sending. Unauthorized network access  Third parties with malicious intent may gain unauthorized access to the network you are using to steal, modify, or destroy information.
  • Page 156: Checking Network Settings

    Checking Network Settings Windows  Open the Windows [Command Prompt], then type ipconfig/all and press the <Enter> key. In addition to the IP address assigned to the computer, the subnet mask, gateway, and DNS server information are also displayed. Mac OS ...
  • Page 157: Reference

    Reference...
  • Page 158: [Wireless Communication Settings] Screen

    [Wireless communication settings] Screen On the [Wireless communication settings] screen, you can change the wireless communication function settings. Press the <M> button, select [Wireless communication settings] under the [51] tab, then press <0>. [Wi-Fi settings] See the next page.  [Wi-Fi function] The following Wi-Fi functions are available:...
  • Page 159: [Wi-Fi Settings] Screen

    [Wi-Fi settings] Screen [Wi-Fi] You can set whether to [Enable] or  [Disable] the wireless communication function. When the use of electronic devices  and wireless devices is prohibited, such as on board airplanes or in hospitals, set it to [Disable]. [NFC connection] (p.47) You can set whether to [Enable] or...
  • Page 160: Virtual Keyboard Operation

    Virtual Keyboard Operation Changing the entry area  Press the <Q> button to toggle between the top and bottom entry areas. Moving the cursor  Press the <Y> <Z> keys in the top area to move the cursor. Entering text ...
  • Page 161: Setting Up The Ip Address Manually

    Setting up the IP Address Manually Set up the IP address settings manually. The items displayed vary depending on the Wi-Fi function. Select [Manual setting]. Select [OK] and press <0> to go to  the next screen. Select the item to be set. Select an item and press <0>.
  • Page 162 Setting up the IP Address Manually Select [OK]. When you have completed setting the  necessary items, select [OK] and press <0>.  The setting screen for the Wi-Fi function will appear (p.122). If you are not sure what to enter, see ...
  • Page 163: Wireless Communication Status

    Wireless Communication Status Wireless communication status can be checked on the camera’s LCD monitor and <k> lamp. LCD monitor Quick Control screen Information display screen during playback Wi-Fi function Wireless signal strength Bluetooth function Wi-Fi function Bluetooth function Wireless signal strength LCD monitor <k>...
  • Page 164 Wireless Communication Status Bluetooth function indicator Bluetooth function Connection status LCD monitor Bluetooth connected Other than [Disable] Bluetooth not connected Bluetooth not [Disable] Not displayed connected * Bluetooth is not connected with a Wi-Fi connection established. In Camera Connect Bluetooth connected Wi-Fi connected...
  • Page 165: Specifications

    Web service: registered Web services. Standards compliance: NFC Forum Type 3/4 Tag compliant (dynamic) Bluetooth Standards compliance: Bluetooth Specification Version 4.1 compliant (Bluetooth low energy technology) Transmission method: GFSK modulation All the data above is based on Canon’s testing standards. ...
  • Page 166: Wireless Communication Function Precautions

    Canon Web site to check where use is allowed. Note that Canon cannot be held liable for any problems arising from wireless communication function use in other countries and regions. 9Model Number...
  • Page 167 The Bluetooth word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by  Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Canon Inc. is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners. The N-Mark is a trademark or registered trademark of NFC Forum, Inc. in ...
  • Page 168: Index

    Notes on wireless communications ......153 Camera access point mode ..123 Camera Connect....15, 28, 164 Pairing ........ 22, 31, 32 CANON iMAGE GATEWAY ....16 Password ..26, 57, 78, 84, 120, 159 Clearing wireless communication PictBridge........83 settings .........134 PIN code connection mode ..114 Communicating with a Print image ........
  • Page 169 Index Send images to smartphone ..33, 53 Send img shown ....35, 64, 97 Send range .......38, 67, 100 Send selected .....36, 65, 98 Sending all images on the card ......40, 69, 102 Sending images ....33, 53, 64, 97 Sending images that match search conditions ....41, 70, 104 Sending images to a Web service ...95 SSID......26, 57, 78, 84, 118...
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