How to Connect Nikon Z7 to Computer?

Transferring photos and videos from your camera to your computer may prove to be a hectic task sometimes. You got to insert the camera’s memory card every time to the card reader of your computer to achieve the desired results.

Well, you need not follow the same process if you own a masterpiece like Nikon Z7 that comes with Wifi function. Furthermore, you can perform the same task using a high-quality USB cable.

Speaking of the process regarding how to connect Nikon Z7 to the computer, please refer to the following tips to get the desired output

Recommended steps regarding how to connect Nikon Z7 to the computer ( via USB )

Before you head-on with the same process, you must ensure the availability of a high-quality USB cable with 480 Mbps transfer speed.

Furthermore, do check that both the came and the computer doesn’t have any active sessions. Restart both the devices if required.

Step 1. Make sure that the camera is fully charged

Firstly, do check whether the camera is fully charged up or not. This needs to be done in order to avoid the camera from getting off during the connection process.

On the other side, close all the existing programs on your computers and reboot it . This would allow the connection process to go smoothly.

Step 2. Establish the connection

Once you have gone through with both the processes, try connecting the USB cable to the given port in the Nikon Z7. Now, follow the same process while connecting the USB cable to the computer ports.

The computer and camera must now be connected via USB cable and you must turn off the wifi function in the camera to avoid any interruption.

Step 3. Transfer the required images and videos

Your system is now ready to accept all the images and videos from Nikon Z7.Do check the battery status of the camera in order to ensure an uninterrupted connection between both the devices.

Recommended steps regarding how to connect Nikon Z7 to computer

Step 1.Download the Wireless transmitter utility

Before going any further, visit the Nikon Download center to download the wireless transmitter utility software by entering the model name of your camera.

You just need to select the software according to the operating system and region. Once done, double click the downloaded installer and simply follow the onscreen instructions in order to install the software.

Step 2. Establishing connection via the camera

You now need to enter the setup menu of your camera and opt for connecting to PC>Network settings>Create a profile.

Tap on ‘ Search for the Wifi network’ on the Nikon Z7. You will now see random active Wifi connections and need to select the one associated with your PC.Tap ‘ Connect’ once through with the same process.

Once you are connected select ‘ Obtain automatically’ in order to facilitate the IP assignment to the camera.

Step 3. Establishing the connection via PC

As you have already downloaded the wireless transmitter utility, open the application to check for the name of your camera in the dialogue box. Once located,  tap ‘ Next’.

Afterward, an authorization code is going to appear on your camera screen. Input the same to the transmitter utility application in your PC and select ‘ Next’ to pair both the devices.

Step 4. Transferring the desired images and videos

You now need to go back to the camera and look out for the ‘ Connect to PC’ feature. Once located, select ‘ Options’ and enable the ‘ Auto Send’ feature.

Your camera is now connected to the computer. Enjoy sharing all your favorite images and videos as per your wish.

Summing it up

You just need to go by the steps mentioned above in order to establish a smooth uninterrupted connection between both the devices. While you do that, ensure buying a high-quality USB cable so as you don’t lose on your data during the transfer of files.

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