Firmware Notice: VB-H41 Firmware Version 1.3.0


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Canon VB-H41


Firmware Version 1.3.0 incorporates the following improvements and fixes:

  1. Support for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 has been added.
  2. Support for Internet Explorer 11 has been added.
  3. A setting menu option that allows for the time check to be voided during the WS-Security authentication has been added.
  4. The H.264 compression algorithm has been improved, in order to, decrease data size.
  5. After power has been lost while recording to the memory card, once power is restored, the system will now continue to record to the memory card.
  6. Increased security to reduce unauthorized PTZ control.

Firmware Version 1.3.0 contains all of the improvements from previous firmware versions. Firmware Version 1.3.0 is for Network Cameras with firmware version 1.1.2 or older. If you decide to upgrade to Firmware Version 1.3.0, refer to the readme file "Readme-E.txt", and use the following firmware file and upgrade tool:

The download includes the following files:

File Type File Name
Read Me Instructions (including change history) Readme-E.txt
Firmware File vbh41v130.bin
Upgrade Tool Version 5 NetworkCameraFWUP.exe
Admin Tools Certificate Installer AdminToolsCertificate.exe

The firmware contains software modules developed by third parties. The details are available in the download: Readme-E.txt. The Third-party Software License (ThirdPartySoftware-E.pdf) and the license conditions are available in the OpenSource Folder which is inside the LICENSE folder.


Download Firmware Version 1.3.0 for the VB-H41 Network Camera.

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.

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

Contact Information for Inquiries
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