Index  •   • New Posts  •   • RTAT  •   • "Best Of"  •   • Gallery  •   • Gear  •   • Reviews
New Posts  •   • RTAT  •   • "Best Of"  •   • Gallery  •   • Gear  •   • Reviews
Register to forums    Log in

 
FORUMS Canon Cameras, Lenses & Accessories Canon G-series Digital Cameras
Thread started 06 Jan 2014 (Monday) 05:48
PREV/NEXT

Canon 16G

 
luckyart60
Goldmember
luckyart60's Avatar
1,097 posts

Joined Nov 2003

DOHA QATAR
MORE INFO

Hi to all

I have just upgraded to a 16G but the Wi-Fi and GPS will not pair with i07

Any help welcome

Thanks

Jan 06, 2014 05:48

John A Thompson
http://www.pbase.com/l​uckyjon/birds_of_qatarexternal link

LOG IN TO REPLY
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as registered member)
fishingjts
Senior Member
fishingjts's Avatar
984 posts

Joined Jan 2004
MORE INFO

luckyart60 wrote in post #16581667external link
Hi to all

I have just upgraded to a 16G but the Wi-Fi and GPS will not pair with i07

Any help welcome

Thanks

ios 7? Iphone/Ipad?

There are two different modes:

1) Use your own wifi network
2) Have the G16 setup a ad-hoc wifi network that your ios 7 device can connect to...

You also have to have Canon Camera Window installed.

At what point are you at/stuck?

Jan 06, 2014 09:17

5D Mark II Gripped | 24-105L | 70-200L F2.8 IS II | 430EX | G16

LOG IN TO REPLY
Two
Senior Member
Two's Avatar
275 posts

Joined Nov 2008

Baytown, Texas
MORE INFO

I had really good luck setting this up. I can transfer photos to my iPhone w/iOS 5.1 or my iPad with iOS 7. No problem. I have not had any time where it would not work. 'fishingjts' is correct, set the camera up to create an ad-hoc network. Canon's manual calls this connecting WITHOUT an access point (an access point being something like your wifi at home). See page 139 in the manual.

Here's the big picture the way I see it (after the initial setup has been completed):
1- put the camera into 'play' mode
2- press the wifi button on the camera
3- the camera will display "it's wifi name"
4- goto your iPhone or iPad and goto your wifi settings
5- select the camera's "wifi name" from the iDevice wifi settings
6- once connected to the camera's "wifi network", on the iDevice, start the "camera window" app
7- go back to the camera and the LCD should now be displaying a photo with some options on the bottom


That's what I remember as the general steps to get the camera to talk to an iDevice.

Jan 06, 2014 21:55



LOG IN TO REPLY
DL ­ Photo
Senior Member
577 posts
Joined Apr 2010

Richmond, BC, Canada
MORE INFO

Good info "Two". I followed the same steps and had no problem setting up the devices. Easy to transfer the files.

Jan 07, 2014 01:21

G16
OMD-10 (absolutely love this little devil)

LOG IN TO REPLY

1,317 views & 0 likes for this thread
Canon 16G
FORUMS Canon Cameras, Lenses & Accessories Canon G-series Digital Cameras

NOT A MEMBER YET? CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TO THE FORUMS
Registered members get all the features: search, more forums, private messaging, thread follow, notifications, own gallery, own reviews...




SEND FEEDBACK TO STAFF    •   JUMP TO FORUM    •   FORUM RULES    •   Index    •   New Posts    •   RTAT    •   "Best Of"    •   Gallery    •   Gear    •   Reviews    •   Polls

COOKIES DISCLAIMER: By using this site you agree that some cookies will be stored on your browser. For unlogged users we store one session id cookie. For registered members we store (in addition to login session cookie) only cookies that are essential for required functionality. We do not store any personal tracking data in cookies or other browsers' data storage methods.

POWERED BY AMASS 1.1version 1.1
made in Finland
by Pekka Saarinen
for photography-on-the.net
Spent 0.00097 for 4 database queries.
PAGE COMPLETED IN 0.01s
Latest registered member is Streetwalker
821 guests, 642 members online
Simultaneous users record so far is 3341, that happened on Dec 11, 2014