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Canon updates firmware for the EOS-1D Mark II ant the EOS-1Ds Mark II

Canon has released firmware updates for the EOS-1D Mark II and the EOS-1Ds Mark II.
The update for the 1D includes the following improvements:  
- Fixes some file numbering errors under varying conditions.
- Improves communication reliability with some CF cards.
The firmware for the 1Ds additionally fixes some problems where horizontal line noise is appearing when P.Fn-21 is set to ON...

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Canon updates firmware for the EOS-1D Mark II ant the EOS-1Ds Mark II - digital camera and photography newsThe Canon EOS-1D Mark II Firmware Update Version 1.2.4 includes the following improvements:
1. Fixes the phenomenon of file number errors that occurred when shooting bulb exposures.
2. Fixes the phenomenon of file numbers not being sequential even if the file number setting is for sequential numbers when a CF card is replaced while the power of the camera is switched on.
3. Improves reliability in communication when using some CF cards.  

To download the EOS-1D Mark II Firmware Update Version 1.2.4 click here

The Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II Firmware Update Version 1.1.4 includes the following improvements:
1. Fixes the phenomenon of horizontal line noise appearing when P.Fn-21 is set to ON.
2. Fixes the phenomenon of horizontal line noise appearing occasionally in shots taken with P.Fn-21 set to ON at high ISO setting, depending on the shutter release timing.
3. Fixes the phenomenon of file number errors that occurred when shooting bulb exposures.
4. Fixes the phenomenon of file numbers not being sequential even if the file number setting is for sequential numbers if a CF card is replaced while the power of the camera is switched on.
5. Improves reliability in communication when using some CF cards.

To download the EOS-1Ds Mark II Firmware Update Version 1.1.4 click here
October 12, 2005
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