Connecting to a printer and printing via Wi-Fi (PowerShot G5 X Mark II)


Doc ID    ART175151
Version:    1.0
Status:    Published
Published date:    08/27/2019
 

Description

Connecting to a printer and printing via Wi-Fi (PowerShot G5 X Mark II)

Solution

Print images over a Wi-Fi connection from printers compatible with PictBridge (wireless LAN) technology.
This section describes how to connect the camera directly to a printer via Wi-Fi and to print images.

Preparing the Camera

1. Press the button.
NOTE
  • When the following screen appears, press the button.
 
  • To use the nickname displayed, press the button.
  • Nicknames are 1 - 8 characters and can be changed later. For more information on using the keyboard, please refer to "On-Screen Keyboard".
  • Press the / buttons to choose [OK] and press the button.
 
NOTE
  • When the following screen appears, press the / buttons to switch to other screens.

Connecting Your Camera and Printer via Wi-Fi

1. Press the / buttons to choose [ ], and then press the button.

2. Choose [Register a device for connection], and then press the button.

3. Check the SSID ( ) and password ( ).

4. Use the printer to connect to the camera via Wi-Fi.
  • In the printer’s Wi-Fi setting menu, choose the SSID (network name) displayed on the camera to establish a connection.
  • In the password field on the printer, enter the password displayed on the camera.

5. Press the / buttons to choose the printer to use and press the button.
 
  • Images on the memory card are displayed after the devices are connected via Wi-Fi.

6. Press the / buttons to choose an image and press the button.

7. Press the / buttons to choose [Print image], and press the button.

8. Press the / buttons to choose [Print], and press the button.

9. [ Start printing ] will be displayed, press the / buttons to choose [ OK ], press the button.
  • Printing now begins.
  • To print other images, after printing is finished, repeat this procedure from step 6.

On-Screen Keyboard

Use the on-screen keyboard to enter information. Note that the length and type of information you can enter varies depending on the function you are using.

•Entering characters
Press the / / / buttons to choose the key of your desired character, and then press the button.
•Moving the cursor
Choose [ ] or [ ] and press the button.
You can also move the cursor by turning the
ring.
•Switching input modes
Choose [ ], press the button to switch to capital letters.
Choose [
], press the button to switch to numbers or symbols.
•Deleting characters
Choose [ ] and press the button. The previous character will be deleted.
•Confirming input
After pressing the button, press the / buttons to choose [OK], press the button.


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