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Canon has released a firmware update for the Canon VIXIA mini Camcorder.

Canon VIXIA mini

Firmware Version incorporates the following improvements:

  1. Remote viewing function has been added when using the CameraAccess plus smartphone app, with the optional CT-V1 Camera Pan Table.
    *note: The CameraAccess plus app is available free of charge from the Apple App Store and Google Play. Information on how to use the remote viewing function is available from the PIXELA Web site.
  2. Shortens the time between turning the camcorder on and being able to start recording.
  3. In order to prevent inadvertently switching to playback mode while recording, the following improvements have been made:
    The playback button must be pressed for half a second or more in order to access the playback mode.
    The playback button has now been disabled while the camcorder is in recording mode, in order to prevent inadvertently switching modes.
  4. Quick access to the photo playback index screen, by holding down the playback button, has been added.
  5. Photo playback has been added to SP-V1 mode.
  6. In the Shooting Mode menu, the “Macro” option is now listed above “Auto” for improved ease of use.

Firmware Version is for camcorders with firmware Version If the camcorder's firmware is already Version, it is not necessary to update the firmware.
Once you have updated your camcorder’s firmware, it cannot be downgraded to a previous version.

Download Firmware Version for the Canon VIXIA mini.

Download the Instruction Manual and Getting Started guide for the Canon VIXIA mini.

This information is for residents of the United States and Puerto Rico only. If you do not reside in the USA or Puerto Rico, please contact the Canon Customer Support Center in your region.

Please register the VIXIA mini. By registering, we will be able to notify you via email when service updates are available.

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Customer Support Operations
Canon U.S.A., Inc

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