Transferring Images to a Computer for Viewing
You can use the included software to transfer images you have shot with the
camera to a computer for viewing. If you are already using software included
with another Canon-brand compact digital camera, install the software from
the included CD-ROM, overwriting your current installation.

System Requirements

* For Windows XP, Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 or later (max. 500MB) must be
installed. Installation may take some time depending on your computer’s capabilities.

How can I play back movies on a computer?

Install the included software (p.33).
When watching a movie on a computer, frames may drop, it may not play
smoothly, and the audio may stop suddenly depending on the computer’s
If you use the supplied software to copy the movie back onto the memory card,
you can play back the movie smoothly with the camera. For enhanced playback
you can also connect the camera to a TV.
OS Windows 7
Windows Vista Service Pack 1 and 2
Windows XP Service Pack 3
Computer model The above OS should be pre-installed on computers with built-in
USB ports.
CPU Pentium 1.3GHz or higher (still images), Core2 Duo 2.6 GHz or
higher (movies)
RAM Windows 7 (64bit): 2 GB or more
Windows 7 (32bit), Windows Vista (64 bit, 32 bit): 1 GB or more
(still images), 2GB or more (movies)
Windows XP: 512MB or more (still images), 2 GB or more (movies)
Interface USB
Free Hard Disk
ZoomBrowser EX: 200MB or more
CameraWindow: 150MB or more*
Movie Uploader for YouTube: 30MB or more
PhotoStitch: 40MB or more
Display 1,024 x 768 pixels or higher
Transferring Images to a Computer for Viewing