EOS Utility is an application that brings together all of the functions required to communicate with the camera. Functions for downloading and displaying images, remote shooting, and camera control of each setting when an EOS DIGITAL camera is connected to a computer have been integrated.
EOS Utility 2.5.1 Updater for Mac OS X is software that will install EOS Utility 2.5.1 on your computer or update a previously installed version of EOS Utility to EOS Utility 2.5.1.
1. Changes with EOS Utility 2.5.1
1-1. Supports EOS 5D Mark II
-The camera's video capture function can be controlled from the computer.
(While capturing video in Remote Live View mode, the AF drive command cannot be operated from the computer.)
2. Changes with EOS Utility 2.5
2-1. Supports EOS 50D
-The software is equipped with a function that peripheral illumination correction data for the lens can be registered to the camera.
-The software is equipped with a function that the copyright information can be set and applied to the camera.
-The software is equipped with a function to press the release button halfway (to start AF/AE and IS operations).
<Operation Method> Move the cursor to the Shoot button in the capture window.
-Remote AF/MF selector button is added.
By setting it to MF after pressing the shutter button halfway, the adjusted conditions of AF and AE are maintained.
-AF modes (Quick mode / Live mode / Live face detection mode) during Live View shooting and the AF frame display function have been added.
-A check box to display an enlarged view at 200% has been added.
2-2. Improvements in the specifications of Capture Window
The Remote Live View shooting button has been re-designed for accentuation, and also the Viewer Window, Quick Preview, and Test Shooting that were previously displayed as icons have been incorporated into the Other functions button.
2-3. Connectivity with Mac OS 10.5 has been improved.
EOS-1D, EOS-1Ds, EOS-1D Mark II, EOS-1Ds Mark II, and EOS-1D Mark II N can now be connected to Mac OS 10.5.
Mac OS 10.5 users who use the following cameras should update their versions to Mac OS 10.5.3 or later to enable the connection.
EOS 5D / EOS Kiss Digital N / EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT / EOS 350D DIGITAL / EOS 20D / EOS 20Da
1. Supported OSes
MacOS X v10.4 - v.10.5
2. Supported computers
2-1. To Users of EOS 5D Mark II, EOS 50D, EOS Kiss F / EOS DIGITAL REBEL XS / EOS 1000D, EOS Kiss X2 / EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSi / EOS DIGITAL 450D, EOS-1Ds Mark III, EOS 40D, EOS-1D Mark III, EOS Kiss DIGITAL X / EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi / EOS 400D DIGITAL, EOS 30D, EOS 5D, EOS Kiss DIGITAL N / EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT / EOS 350D DIGITAL, EOS 20D, EOS 20Da, EOS Kiss DIGITAL / EOS DIGITAL REBEL / EOS 300D DIGITAL, EOS 10D, EOS D60, EOS D30
Macs with one of the supported OSes preinstalled and that come with USB ports by default. (Macintosh UFS (UNIX File System) format not supported.)
2-2. To Users of EOS-1D Mark II N, EOS-1Ds Mark II, EOS-1D Mark II, EOS-1Ds, EOS-1D
Macs with one of the supported OSes preinstalled, with an OHCI-compliant IEEE 1394 port by default. (Macintosh UFS (UNIX File System) format not supported.)
-PowerPC G4, G5, Intel Processor
-1 GB or greater
3. Update or Installation Requirements
Any of the following are installed: EOS Utility, CW-DSLR Or, in Mac OS X v10.5 environments, have the updater recognize the CD-ROM bundled with EOS Digital products (EOS Digital Solution Disk v1 to v19.0 or Digital Camera Solution Disk v2).
It is linked with DIGITAL Photo Professional, ZoomBrowser EX, ImageBrowser, Picture Style Editor, but the software has to be the latest version.
The updater for EOS Utility can be downloaded separately.
-Digital Photo Professional (3.5.1 or later)
-ZoomBrowser EX (6.2.1a or later)
-ImageBrowser (6.2.1a or later)
-Picture Style Editor (1.4.1 or later)
-WFT Utility (3.3 or later)
Confirm that one of the following applications is installed.
- EOS Utility
As for a PC running Mac OS 10.5, if the relevant application is not installed, prepare one of the following installation CD-ROMs.
- EOS DIGITAL Solution Disk v1 - v19
- DIGITAL CAMERA Solution Disk v2
1. Download "eu251x.dmg" from the download page.
2. Double-click the UpdateInstaller file in the automounted disk image, "EU251OSX".
3. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.