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File Viewer Utility Updaters for Windows and Macintosh
Canon is releasing updaters for File Viewer Utility, the latest version of RAW image conversion software for PowerShot and EOS DIGITAL cameras.

File Viewer Utility allows you to process RAW images into 16-bit TIFF files, 8-bit TIFF files or JPEGs. In addition, the File Viewer Utility can be used for image file management and a broad range of RAW file adjustments, including image processing parameters (digital exposure compensation, white balance and color matrix settings, custom tone curves, subject pattern sharpness and edge enhancement), as well as detailed IPTC captioning and even the application of up to 26 different Personal Functions to the EOS-1D and EOS-1Ds. Check the Camera Users Guide to see if your camera supports shooting RAW files.

Notice: The RAW image processing options will change depending on the camera model the RAW images were taken with.

File Viewer Utility v1.3.2 Update for Windows
Requirements for installation:
This update is compatible with Windows 98SE/Me/2000/XP.
This Updater requires a version of File Viewer Utility or RAW Image Converter be currently installed on the computer.

Changes from File Viewer Utility v1.2.0/1.2.1/1.2.2/1.3.0/1.3.1:
1. Reproduction of the tone curve when converting RAW images to a 16bit TIFF file is improved.
2. The specification of adding a temporary file attribute to the image files when downloading from the camera to the computer has been removed. A utility is available here to remove the temporary attributes from previously downloaded images.
3. The value of green in high brightness areas of RAW images shot by the PowerShot G3 and PowerShot S45 is improved.

Changes from File Viewer Utility v1.2.0/1.2.1/1.2.2:
1. The reproduction of gradation areas in RAW images shot with the PowerShot G3 and PowerShot S45 is improved.

Installation:
This Updater requires a version of File Viewer Utility or RAW Image Converter be currently installed on the computer.
1) Download the File Viewer Utility Updater v1.3.2.
Please click here to download File Viewer Utility Updater v1.3.2 for Windows 98SE/Me/2000/XP.
2) Double-click the downloaded file to expand it. The default download location is "C:/Canon".
3) Double click "Setup.exe" in the "C:/Canon/FVU132UPD/FVU/English/" folder.
4) Follow the on-screen instructions and prompts.

File Viewer Utility 1.2.1 Update for Macintosh
File Viewer Utility 1.2.1 Updater (Mac OS X)
This updater is still available for users of the PowerShot S10 through the PowerShot A40 that:
  - did not have Mac OS X software included on their Canon Software CD.
  - have a new Macintosh computer that does not boot into Mac OS 9.
The File Viewer Utility Updater 1.2.1 for Mac OS X will check for the Canon Software CD during install. The new File Viewer Utility 1.3.2 R2 Updater no longer uses the Canon CD, but checks your computer for a prior install of File Viewer Utility to update from. If you have a new computer that does NOT boot into Mac OS 9, you will not be able install the OS 9 Canon software for the new updater to recognize. Therefore, install the File Viewer Utility 1.2.1 Updater for Mac OS X first, then install the File Viewer Utility 1.3.2 R2 Updater for Mac OS X.

File Viewer Utility v1.3.2 Update for Macintosh
Requirements for installation:
This update is compatible with Mac OS 9.0-9.2 or Mac OS X 10.1 and 10.2. (Mac OS 8.6 is not supported.)
This Updater requires a version of File Viewer Utility or RAW Image Converter be currently installed on the computer.

Changes from File Viewer Utility v1.2.0/1.2.1/1.2.2/1.3.0/1.3.1:
1. Reproduction of the tone curve when converting RAW images to a 16bit TIFF file is improved.
2. The value of green in high brightness areas of RAW images shot by the PowerShot G3 and PowerShot S45 is improved.

Changes from File Viewer Utility v1.2.0/1.2.1/1.2.2:
1. The reproduction of gradation areas in RAW images shot with the PowerShot G3 and PowerShot S45 is improved.

Important: If you previously downloaded the File Viewer Utility v1.3.2 Updater for Mac OS X, we highly recommend that you re-download the new R2 version. The new R2 version corrects an issue where only direct connection to the EOS-1D and EOS-1Ds is possible and all other cameras would NOT be recognized. The R2 version of this updater, available below with instructions, corrects this issue. The Updater for Mac OS 9.x is unaffected and works normally.

General Installation:
This Updater requires a version of File Viewer Utility or RAW Image Converter be currently installed on the computer.
1) Download the File Viewer Utility Updater v1.3.2.
Please click here to download File Viewer Utility Updater v1.3.2 for Mac OS 9.x.
Please click here to download File Viewer Utility Updater v1.3.2R2 for Mac OS X.
2) Double-click the downloaded file to expand it. This may happen automatically.
3) Double click "Update Installer" in the "FVX132Updater / English" folder.
4) Follow the on-screen instructions and prompts.

Installation for users updating from File Viewer Utility v1.3.2 to v1.3.2R2:
1) Locate the folder containing File Viewer Utility v1.3.2. Make sure there are no image or other important files inside. Move the File Viewer Utility folder to the Trash.
2) Empty the Trash.
3) Install an old copy of File Viewer Utility or RAW Image Converter from the CD that was included with your camera.
4) Download and install the new File Viewer Utility Updater v1.3.2R2.
Please click here to download File Viewer Utility Updater v1.3.2R2 for Mac OS X.