How to Transfer Images to the Computer Using Image Transfer Utility 2 (Wi-Fi) (Windows 10)
Article ID: ART175238 | Date published: 08/30/2019 | Date last updated: 09/03/2019
 

Description

How to Transfer Images to the Computer Using Image Transfer Utility 2 (Wi-Fi) (Windows 10)

Solution

Introduction

How to send images from the camera to a computer using Image Transfer Utility 2.

IMPORTANT
  • In the following explanation, computer setting procedures are indicated by the icon, and camera setting procedures are indicated by the icon.

Step 1 : Intalling Image Transfer Utility 2

1. Download the software [ Image Transfer Utility 2 ] from the Canon homepage on to your computer, and proceed to installation.

2. Once the installation is complete, the settings window for [ Image Transfer Utility 2 ] will be displayed, click [ Next ] .

3. [ Preparation ] will be displayed, read the details carefully and click [ Next ] .

4. [ Pairing Setup ] will be displayed. Keep the screen as it is displayed, and move on to the next step.

Step 2 : Connecting the Camera to the Computer

1. Press the button.

NOTE
When the [Nickname] 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 then press the button.
 
NOTE
  • If the following screen appears, press the / buttons to switch to other screens.

2. Press the button.

3. Use the zoom lever to choose the [ ] tab.
 

4. Press the / buttons to choose [ 1 ].

5. Press the / buttons to choose [Wireless communication settings], then press the button.
 

6. Press the / buttons to choose [ Wi-Fi settings ] , press the button.

7. Press the / buttons to choose [ Auto send images to computer ] , press the button.

NOTE
If [ Wi-Fi ] settings has [ Disable ] selected, change settings to [ Enable ] .

8. Press the / buttons to choose [ Auto send ] , press the button.

9. Press the / buttons to choose [ Enable ] , press the button.

10. Press the / buttons to choose [ OK ] , press the button.

11. Right-click the Start button on the bottom left of the screen ( ), and then select [Network Connections].

12. When this screen is displayed, double-click [Wi-Fi].

13. Press the / buttons to select the SSID that matches with the one shown in [SSID:], and then press the button. (See the SSID example below).

14. Click [Wireless Properties].

15. Click the [Security] tab.

16. Tick the [Show characters] checkbox.

17. On the [ Password ] screen, press the button.

18. Enter the password displayed in the [Network security key].(See the password example below).

  • For information on how to use the on-screen keyboard, see [On-Screen Keyboard].
  • Press the button after the letters have been confirmed, before returning to the previous screen.

19. After the password has been entered, press the / buttons to choose [ OK ] , press the button.

20. Click [Cancel].

21. Click [Close].

22. Close [Network Connections].

23. Press the / buttons to choose Key index, press the button. (This screen may or may not be displayed)
  • Press the / buttons to choose [ OK ] , press the button to go to the next step.

24. Press the / buttons to choose [ Auto setting ] , press the button.
  • Press the / buttons to choose [ OK ] , press the button to go to the next step.

25. The computer name will appear. Confirm that the name displayed on the [ Pairing Setup ] screen is the same, press the button.

26. If the camera Nickname is displayed under [ Procedure for this screen ] , select camera and click on [ Pairing ].

27. Once pairing is complete, the [ Setup Complete ] window will appear, click [ OK ] .

28. The [ Waiting ] window will appear for Image Transfer Utility 2. To continue transfering images from the camera, stay on this screen and wait.

NOTE
To save images in a different folder, click on the computer icon to open [ Set Destination Folder ] window.

Step 3 : Setting Up Auto Image Transfer

1. Choose menu > [Wireless communication settings] > [Wi-Fi settings] > [Auto send images to computer].

2. Choose [ Image sending options ] .

3. In [Image sending options], specify the transfer conditions.

4. Turn the camera off.

Step 4 : Sending Images to the Computer

1. Confirm that the Image Transfer Utility 2 window shows [ Waiting ] .

2. The images will automatically transfer to the computer once the camera has been turned on within range of the access point.

3. To confirm the transferred images, click [ Open Destination Folder ] .
  • The images will now be automatically transferred to the computer everytime, once the camera is turned on within range of the access point. If auto-transfer does not start, restart the camera.
IMPORTANT
  • When using auto image transfer, ensure that the battery pack has sufficient charge. Power saving on the camera is deactivated.
  • Any images captured after auto image transfer are not sent to the computer then. They are sent automatically when the camera is restarted.
  • If auto image transfer to a computer does not begin automatically, try restarting the camera.
NOTE
  • To stop sending images automatically, choose [Auto send images to computer] > [Auto send] > [Disable].
  • Once Image Transfer Utility 2 is installed, it will continue to work unless the software has been closed.
  • Click on of the Image Transfer Utility 2 screen, choose [ Quit ] , this will disable auto-transfer even when the camera is turned on. To Enable wireless transfer again, turn on Image Transfer Utility 2.

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.


SIMS Doc Id

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