Canon PowerShot S1 IS User Manual (en)

Using the Software on the Windows 
Platform – Preparations
This chapter explains the basic procedures for installing the software and connecting the 
camera to a computer. Read this material before you connect the camera to the computer.
Installing the Software and USB Driver
Start by installing the software from the Canon Digital Camera Solution Disk.
Items to Prepare
• Your camera and computer
• Canon Digital Camera Solution Disk
• Interface cable supplied with the camera
Installation Procedures
Confirm that the camera is NOT connected to 
the computer. 
If it is, disconnect the cable. The software cannot 
be properly installed if the camera is connected to 
the computer at the start.
Close any programs that are running. 
• You must install the software before you connect the camera to the 
• Users of Windows XP and Windows 2000 must first log in as an Administrator 
(computer system administrator) to install programs.