Update your EOS firmware
PhotoPlus : The Canon Magazine|October 2021
Firmware updates are released for new models to improve functions and add features
BRIAN WORLEY
Firmware is the computer program that controls how your Canon camera operates. Like most other modern devices, updates may be necessary to cameras to ensure they remain secure, work with newer accessories, and to provide additional or revised functionality.

Firmware updates are even more important as the Canon EOS cameras, lenses and accessories become more intelligent. Sometimes the addition of a new type of accessory requires changes to the camera to fully support it, other times improvements are delivered that make the camera work better, or correct errors. Firmware is an intrinsic part of the camera, lenses, and some accessories created by the manufacturer of the product. In the past firmware updates for independent lenses have been required for full compatibility with newer cameras.

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