Canon EOS M6 Wireless Setup Guide

The EOS M6, Canon's mirrorless model to replace its middle-child M3, is for the same people that all the other entry-level mirrorless folks are targeting: people who want something with the same photo quality as a cheap-ish dSLR to supplement their phone. So the company stripped the viewfinder off its M5 it's an option on the M6 and redesigned the body a bit.
Canon EOS M6 Smart sharing and connectivity no wires required. Always-on Bluetooth® and NFC make it easy to link the EOS M6 to a smartphone or tablet computer via Wi-Fi. Once connected you can browse images and share them with friends via the cloud. You can even control the camera remotely, seeing what it sees on your device’s screen.

Canon EOS M6 Wireless Setup

Canon EOS M6 Wireless Setup Connecting to Computer or Smartphone

These steps show how to use the camera Canon EOS M6 Wireless Setup as an access point, but you can also use an existing access point .
1 Install Camera Connect.
  • For Android smartphones, find Camera Canon M6 Connect in Google Play and download and install the app.
  • For an iPhone or iPad, find Camera Connect in the App Store and download and install the app.
2 Access the Wi-Fi menu.
  • Move the power switch to [on].
  • Press the [WIFI] button.
  • If the [Device Nickname] screen is displayed, press the [UP][DOWN] buttons or turn the [GEAR] dial to choose [OK], and then press the [SET] button.
3 Choose [PHONE OR COMPUTER].
  • Press the [lEFT][RIGHT][UP][DOWN] buttons or turn the [GEAR] dial to choose [OK], and then press the [ SET] button
4 Choose [Add a Device].
  • Press the [UP][DOWN] buttons or turn the [GEAR] dial to choose [Add a Device], and then press the [SET] button.
  • The camera SSID and password are displayed.
5 Connect the smartphone to the network.
  • In the smartphone’s Wi-Fi setting menu,choose the SSID (network name) displayed on the camera to establish a connection.
  • In the password field, enter the password displayed on the camera.
6 Start Camera Connect.
  • Start Camera Connect on the smartphone.
7 Choose the camera to connect to.
  • On the camera selection screen displayed on the smartphone, choose the camera to begin pairing.
8 Adjust the privacy setting.
  • When this screen is displayed, press the [UP][DOWN] buttons or turn the [GEAR] dial to choose [All images], and then press the [SET] button.
  • You can now use the smartphone for remote live view shooting, or to browse,transfer, or geotag images on the camera.
9 Send an image.
  • Turn the [GEAR] dial to choose an image to send, press the [LEFT][RIGHT] buttons to choose [Send this image], and then press the [SET] button.
  • [Transfer completed] is displayed after the image is sent, and the image transfer screen is displayed again.
  • To end the connection, press the [Menu] button, choose [OK] on the confirmation screen (either press the [LEFT][RIGHT] buttons or turn the [GEAR] dial), and then press the [SET] button. You can also use the smartphone to end the connection.

Canon EOS M6 Using Another Access Point

When connecting the camera Canon M6 to a Computer or smartphone through the Wi-Fi menu, you can also use an existing access point. Also refer to the access point user manual.

Confirming Access Point Compatibility

Confirm that the Wi-Fi router or base station conforms to the Wi-Fi standards in “Interface” .Connection methods vary depending on whether the access point supports Wi-Fi Protected Setup. For non-WPS access points, check the following information.
  1. Network name (SSID/ESSID) The SSID or ESSID for the access point you use. Also called the “access point name” or “network name”
  2. Network authentication / data encryption (encryption method / Before Use encryption mode) The method for encrypting data during wireless transmission. Check which security setting is used: WPA2-PSK (AES), WPA2-PSK (TKIP), WPA-PSK (AES), WPA-PSK (TKIP), WEP (open system authentication), or no security.
  3. Password (encryption key / network key) The key used when encrypting data during wireless transmission. Also called the “encryption key” or “network key”.
  4. Key index (transmit key) The key set when WEP is used for network authentication / data encryption. Use “1” as the setting.

Canon EOS M6 Wireless Setup Using WPS-Compatible Access Points

Camon EOS M6 WPS makes it easy to complete settings when connecting devices over Wi-Fi. You can use either Push Button Configuration Method or PIN Method for settings on a WPS supported device.
1 Connect the smartphone to the access point.
2 Prepare for the connection.
  • Access the [Waiting to connect] screen by following steps 1 – 4 in “Connecting to a Smartphone via the Wi-Fi Menu”
3 Choose [Switch Network].
  • Press the [Left][R] buttons or turn the [Gear]dial to choose [Switch Network], and then press the [Set] button.
  • A list of detected access points will be displayed.
4 Choose [WPS Connection].
  • Press the [Up][Down] buttons or turn the [Gear] dial to choose [WPS Connection], and then press the [Set] button.
5 Choose [PBC Method].
  • Press the [Up][Down] buttons or turn the [Gear] dial to choose [PBC Method], and then press the [Set] button.
6 Establish the connection.
  • On the access point, hold down the WPS connection button for a few seconds.
  • On the camera, press the [Set] button to go to the next step.
7 Send the images.
  • Follow steps 6 – 9 in “Connecting to a Smartphone via the Wi-Fi Menu” to choose the smartphone, adjust the privacy setting, and send the images.
Canon EOS M6 Wireless Setup

Canon EOS M6 Connecting to Listed Access Points

1 View the listed access points.
  • View the listed networks (access points) as described in steps 1 – 3 of “Using WPS-Compatible Access Points”
2 Choose an access point.
  • Press the [Up][Down] buttons or turn the [Gear] dial to choose a network (access point), and then press the [Set] button.
3 Enter the access point password.
  • Press the [set] button to access the keyboard, and then enter the password.
  • Press the [Up][Down ] buttons or turn the [Gear] dial to choose [Next], and then press the [Set] button.
4 Choose [Auto].
  • Press the [Up][Down ] buttons or turn the[Gear]dial to choose [Auto], and then press the[Set] button.
5 Send the images.
  • Follow steps 6 – 9 in “Connecting to a Smartphone via the Wi-Fi Menu” to choose the smartphone, adjust the privacy setting, and send the images.

Canon EOS M6 Previous Access Points

You can reconnect to any previous access points automatically by following step 4 in “Connecting to a Smartphone via the Wi-Fi Menu”.
  • To use the camera as an access point, choose [Switch Network] on the screen displayed when you establish a connection, and then choose[Camera Access Point Mode].
  • To switch access points, choose [Switch Network] on the screen displayed when you establish a connection, and then either follow the procedure in “Using WPS-Compatible Access Points”from step 4 or the procedure in “Connecting to Listed Access Points” from step 2

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