EOS 7D – Latest Firmware Update [Version 2.0.6 – Added 29 November 2016]

FAQ ID: L00000490

Release date: 29 November 2016


Firmware version 2.0.6 incorporates the following fix:

Corrects a phenomenon in which when using the camera with the EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM or EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS II USM lens, even if lens aberration correction is set to “Enable”, correction will not be applied.

Firmware version 2.0.6 is for cameras with firmware up to version 2.0.5. If the camera's firmware is already version 2.0.6, it is not necessary to update the firmware.

Once the camera is updated to version 2.0.6, it cannot be restored to a previous firmware version.


When updating the firmware of the camera, please review the instructions thoroughly before you download the firmware.

-When the camera is updated to firmware version 2.0.6., the following settings will be automatically reset.

a) Date/Time setting
b) Lens peripheral illumination correction data registered to the camera

-Some older versions of the applications listed below do not support functions that are added by the new firmware. In order to address compatibility issues, please download the latest versions of the applications by clicking on the software tab above.

The system requirements for the latest applications may be different for the applications that have already been installed to your computer. For information on the system requirements, please click on the software tab above.

If the firmware of your camera has been updated to version 2.0.6 from version 1.0.7 through version 1.2.5:

-The instruction manual has been revised accompanying the improvements and additions of functions. Users are asked to download both the latest firmware and the instruction manual. You can download the latest instruction manual clicking on the manuals tab above.

The firmware is available for Windows and Mac.

If you have any further enquiries please contact us using the e-mail support or telephone support option.

Applicable Models

  • EOS 7D

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