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Canon release of EOS 60D firmware 1.1.0

Canon has released firmware updates for its EOS 60D firmware 1.1.0. The latest versions can be downloaded from Canon’s website.

Changes in this firmware:

  • Fixes a phenomenon where the wireless built-in flash settings are reset to defaults when the battery is removed from the camera.
  • Fixes an intermittent phenomenon where image-rotation information is not recognized correctly when shooting with the camera in the vertical position depending on the timing of the shutter release.

Canon release of EOS 50D Firmware 1.0.8

Canon has released firmware updates for its EOS 50D firmware 1.0.8. The latest versions can be downloaded from Canon’s website.

Changes in this firmware:

  • Improves the writing/reading speeds when using UDMA 7-compatible CF cards.
  • Fixes incorrect indications in the Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Arabic, Swedish, Spanish, Portuguese, Thai and Turkish menu screens.

Canon updates firmware for EOS-1D Mark IV and EOS 5D Mark II

Canon has updated the firmware for its EOS-1D Mark IV and EOS 5D Mark II digital SLRs. Firmware versions 1.1.0 and 2.0.9 respectively both improve read/write speeds with UDMA 7-compatible CF cards, and also correct minor bugs and menu language errors. The firmware will be available for download from Canon’s regional websites.

EOS 1D Mark IV Changes

This firmware update (Version 1.1.0) incorporates the following improvements and fixes.

  • Improves the writing/reading speeds when using UDMA 7-compatible CF cards.
  • Fixes a phenomenon that occurs when using high-capacity (32 GB or greater) CF cards: If either a CF card with only a little available space remaining or the battery is removed and then reinserted into the camera, and then the user attempts to start shooting movies immediately, shooting may stop.
  • Corrects some mistakes in the menu screens displayed in Arabic and Portuguese.

Download Canon EOS 1D Mark IV firmware ver 1.1.0

EOS 5D Mark II Changes

This firmware update (Version 2.0.9) incorporates the following improvements and fixes.

  • Improves the writing/reading speeds when using UDMA 7-compatible CF cards.
  • Fixes a phenomenon that occurs when custom function C.Fn III-2 is set to [5: IS start] to assign IS start to the AF stop button on the lens: When used with lenses that do not have an AF stop button, the IS function will not work.
  • Corrects some mistakes in the menu screens displayed in Arabic, Portuguese, Spanish, and Thai.

Download Canon EOS 5D Mark II firmware ver 2.0.9

Canon posts firmware update v1.0.1 for EOS 600D

Canon has posted a firmware update for its EOS Rebel T3i / 600D digital SLR. Firmware v1.0.1 clarifies the on-screen feature guide description of the digital zoom function in movie mode, and fixes a bug relating to computer connectivity via USB. The firmware is available for immediate download from Canon’s website.

Canon release of EOS 7D firmware 1.2.5

Canon has released firmware updates for its EOS 7D firmware 1.2.5. The latest versions can be downloaded from Canon’s website.

Changes in this firmware:

Firmware Version 1.2.5 incorporates the following improvements and fixes.

  1. Fixed a rare phenomenon in which there were rare cases where movie files taken could not be opened when repeatedly shooting movies with specific CF cards.
  2. Fixed a rare phenomenon in which there were cases where “Err 02” appeared when repeatedly shooting still images with specific CF cards.
  3. Fixed a phenomenon that occurred when using high-capacity (32 GB or greater) CF cards: If either a CF card with only a little available space remaining or the battery was removed and then reinserted into the camera, and then the user attempted to start shooting movies immediately, shooting would stop.
  4. Improved the writing/reading speeds when using UDMA 7-compatible CF cards.
  5. Fixed a phenomenon that occurred when custom function C.Fn 4-1 was set to assign IS start to the AF stop button on the lens: When used with lenses that do not have an AF stop button, the IS function would not work.
  6. Corrected some mistakes in the menu screens displayed in Arabic and Portuguese. (This applies to models in overseas markets. The models for the Japanese market do not display those languages.)

The Version 1.2.5 firmware being released this time is for cameras with firmware up to Version 1.2.4. If the camera’s firmware is already Version 1.2.5, it is not necessary to update the firmware. Note that cameras with the Version 1.2.5 firmware (and also Versions 1.2.0 through 1.2.4) cannot be downgraded to a previous firmware version (such as Version 1.1.0 or earlier).

Canon updates firmware for EOS 60D

Canon has released a firmware update for its EOS 60D mid-level DSLR. Firmware v1.0.9 fixes bugs relating to Live View shooting in specific conditions. The latest version also changes name of the Art Filter feature in the Japanese market to Creative Filters keeping it consistent across all regions. The firmware is available for immediate download from the company’s website.

Canon updates firmware for EOS 60D

Canon has released a firmware update for its EOS 60D mid-level DSLR. Firmware v1.0.8 fixes a phenomenon in which captured images may become overexposed when using the camera’s built-in flash or an external Speedlite in combination with the lenses listed below:*

    a) EF300/4 L IS USM
    b) EF28-135/3.5-5.6 IS USM
    c) EF75-300/4-5.6 IS USM
    d) EF100-400/4.5-5.6 L IS USM

The firmware is available for immediate download from the company’s website.

Click here to download the firmware v1.0.8

Canon updates firmware for EOS 7D & EOS 550D

Canon has released firmware updates for its EOS 7D and  EOS 550D/Rebel T2i digital SLRs. Firmware v1.2.3 for the 7D and v1.0.9 for the 550D fix minor bugs in both cameras. The latest versions can be downloaded from Canon’s website.

Click here to download the firmware v1.2.3 for Canon EOS 7D

Click here for to download the firmware v1.0.9 for Canon EOS 550D

Canon updates firmware for EOS 5D Mark II

Canon has released a bug-fixing firmware update for its EOS 5D Mark II full-frame DSLR.

This firmware update (Version 2.0.8) incorporates the following changes and fixes.

  1. Fixes a phenomenon in which movies are not taken at the shooting mode registered in the user’s settings if a shooting mode Aperture priority (or Shutter priority) is registered in any of the camera’s user settings (C1, C2, C3) and the user attempts to shoot a movie.
  2. Fixes a phenomenon in which the shutter will not release when pressing the shutter button when the auto power off function is set to “on”.
  3. Fixes a phenomenon in which overexposure occurs when shooting a Live View shooting simulation with the ISO speed set to L.
  4. Fixes a phenomenon in which the settings of the Speedlite transmitter ST-E2 revert to the default settings when both the camera and the ST-E2 are set to auto power off.
  5. Fixes a phenomenon in which the Macro Ring Lite (MR-14EX, MT-24EX) and slave flash do not sync while shooting wirelessly.

The Version 2.0.8 firmware being released this time is for cameras with firmware up to Version 2.0.7. If the camera’s firmware is already Version 2.0.8, it is not necessary to update the firmware.

Click here to download the firmware ver 2.0.8

Canon posts firmware update for EOS Rebel XS/1000D

Canon has posted a bug-fixing firmware update for its EOS Rebel XS (1000D) entry-level DSLR. Version 1.0.7 corrects an occasional error in writing to SD cards. The firmware is available for immediate download from Canon’s website.

Click here to download firmware v1.0.7

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