The file contains information on upgrading network cameras VB-C50Fi and VB-C50FSi. The latest version is "Ver. 10 Rev. 77". When a camera is upgraded from a previous version, the previous camera's settings are carried over. Please check the system requirements, notes, and installation instructions, when using this information with the latest version.
Ver. 1.0 Rev. 77
Revision relating to the security vulnerability of web server function
- Do not unplug or turn off the camera during the upgrade process, or it might cause damage to the camera.
- Do not run the Firmware Upgrade Tool at the same time on two or more PCs connected to the same network. It might cause damage to the camera.
- Quit all other applications before using the Firmware Upgrade Tool. Make sure the network camera is disconnected from other software, such as viewers and VK-64/VK-16 viewers.
- Use the tool in a stable network environment, such as an intranet.
CANON SOFTWARE LICENSE AGREEMENT (IMPORTANT!)
This is a legal agreement ("Agreement") between you and Canon Inc. ("Canon")
and governing your use of Canon's software programs (the "Software") for
upgrading the firmware and for installing the upgraded firmware of the Canon's
network camera (the "Products").
READ CAREFULLY AND UNDERSTAND ALL OF THE RIGHTS AND RESTRICTIONS DESCRIBED IN
THIS AGREEMENT BEFORE USING THE SOFTWARE. BY DOWNLOADING THE SOFTWARE YOU AGREE
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("use" as used herein shall include storing, loading, installing, accessing,
executing or displaying) the Software solely for installing the upgrade firmware
in the Products only on computers directly or via network connected to the
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How to Check the Version
The version is displayed in the upper-left part of the Settings Title Page.
- Follow the procedure below to download the file.
- The file is a self-extracting file.
1. Click the file below to open the download window, and then click [Save].
2. Specify where to save the file (ex. on the desktop) and click [Save]. A file with the same name (.exe file) is downloaded to the specified location.
3. Double-click the downloaded file to automatically extract the file and create a folder.
4. Double-click the PDF file in the folder to open it. Follow the instructions in the manual to upgrade the version.