Changes in firmware:
Firmware Version 22.214.171.124 incorporates the following fixes.
• Corrects the phenomenon in which the remaining battery level gradually decreases even though the battery charge is complete and the camera remains connected to a computer.
(This phenomenon does not occur when charging using the CB-2LH battery charger or the CA-DC30 compact power adapter).
The firmware Version 126.96.36.199 released this time necessary to update cameras with firmware up to Version 188.8.131.52.
If your camera's firmware is already Version 184.108.40.206, it is not necessary to update the firmware.
Please note that once the camera is updated to the latest version, it cannot be restored to a previous version.
How to Identify Cameras that are Subject to the Firmware Update:
Please check the serial number at the back of the Monitor.
This firmware update is for products with the following serial numbers.
Products whose sixth digit from the left is "1" or "0"
Preparations for the firmware update:
After the downloaded compressed file (zip file) is extracted, a firmware folder is created.
*To extract the downloaded file:
Right-click the zip file, and then select Extract All to extract the file.
The new folder created will include the firmware (File name: PS_G7XMK2_1010.FI2; File size: 13,473,936 bytes), and instructions on the firmware update procedures (a PDF file in five languages: Japanese, English, French, Spanish, and Simplified Chinese).
Before starting the firmware update operations, please be sure to carefully confirm your understanding of these instructions.
The following items are required to perform this firmware update:
1. A PowerShot G7X MarkII digital camera
2. A computer (OS: Windows)
OS requirements: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8 or Windows 7 SP1
3. A 32 MB or higher-capacity SD Memory Card, an SDHC Memory Card, or an SDXC Memory Card (all commercially available)
4. A memory card reader /writer (commercially available) or an SD card slot on the computer
5. A fully-charged, dedicated battery pack or a dedicated AC adapter and Interface Cable
6. The firmware (the file downloaded from the Web site)
Q: What are the changes of Firmware Version 220.127.116.11?
A: Firmware Version 18.104.22.168 fixes the phenomenon in which the remaining battery level gradually decreases after charging the battery via a USB cable connected to a PC.
(The following is the history of past firmware updates)
*None- Firmware Version 22.214.171.124 is the first update to be released.
All software, programs (including but not limited to drivers), files, documents, manuals, instructions or any other materials (collectively, “Content”) are made available on this site on an "as is" basis.
Canon Marketing (Philippines) Inc., and its affiliate companies (“Canon”) make no guarantee of any kind with regard to the Content, expressly disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied (including, without limitation, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement) and shall not be responsible for updating, correcting or supporting the Content.
Canon reserves all relevant title, ownership and intellectual property rights in the Content. You may download and use the Content solely for your personal, non-commercial use and at your own risks. Canon shall not be held liable for any damages whatsoever in connection with the Content, (including, without limitation, indirect, consequential, exemplary or incidental damages).
You shall not distribute, assign, license, sell, rent, broadcast, transmit, publish or transfer the Content to any other party. You shall also not (and shall not let others) reproduce, modify, reformat or create derivative works from the Content, in whole or in part.
You agree not to send or bring the Content out of the country/region where you originally obtained it to other countries/regions without any required authorization of the applicable governments and/or in violation of any laws, restrictions and regulations.
By proceeding to downloading the Content, you agree to be bound by the above as well as all laws and regulations applicable to your download and use of the Content.