Canon PowerShot SX280 HS User Guide (en)

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Cover 
Preliminary Notes 
and Legal Information
Contents: Basic 
Operations
Advanced Guide
Camera Basics
Using GPS 
Function
Auto Mode/
Hybrid Auto Mode
Other Shooting 
Modes
Tv, Av, and M 
Mode
Playback Mode
Wi-Fi Functions
Setting Menu
Accessories
Appendix
Index
Basic Guide
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If system administrator status is needed to adjust network settings, 
contact the system administrator for details.
These settings are very important for network security. Exercise 
adequate caution when changing these settings.
Check sheet
Network name (SSID/ESSID)
The SSID or ESSID for the access point you use.
Network certificate/data encryption (encryption method/
encryption mode)
The method for encrypting data during transmission via 
Wi-Fi.
○ None
○ WEP (open system 
authentication)
○ WPA-PSK (TKIP)
○ WPA-PSK (AES)
○ WPA2-PSK (TKIP)
○ WPA2-PSK (AES)
Encryption key (network key)
The data encryption key used for transmission via Wi-Fi.
Key index (sent key)
The key specified when using WEP for Network certificate/
data encryption.
○ 1
A router is a device that creates a network (LAN) structure for connecting 
multiple computers. A router that contains an internal Wi-Fi function is called a 
“Wi-Fi router”.
This guide refers to all Wi-Fi routers and base stations as “access points”.
If you use MAC address filtering on your Wi-Fi network, be sure to add the
camera’s MAC address to your access point. You can check your camera’s 
MAC address by choosing the [
3] tab, [Wi-Fi Settings], and then [Check MAC 
Address].
Connecting to a Computer
Configure computer settings for the connection, add the computer as a
connection destination, and transfer images to the computer wirelessly 
using the software CameraWindow as follows.
When connected to a computer, the camera is used to establish the 
connection and then the computer (software CameraWindow) is used to 
transfer images.
Preparing to Register a Computer
Prepare to register a computer.
Checking Your Computer Environment
For computer environments that allow Wi-Fi connection with a camera, refer 
Windows 7 Starter and Home Basic editions are not supported.
Windows 7 N (European version) and KN (South Korean version) 
require a separate download and installation of Windows Media 
Feature Pack.
For further details, see the following website.
Checking Your Wi-Fi Environment
To use Wi-Fi, a Wi-Fi base unit (Wi-Fi router, etc.) that acts as your access 
point must be connected to a computer. Be sure to use a Wi-Fi base unit 
that conforms to the Wi-Fi standard listed in “Specifications” (
If you are already using Wi-Fi, confirm the following items and mark each
one on the Check sheet. For instructions on checking network settings, 
refer to the access point user guide.
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