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COOLPIX W100 Firmware

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  • • This service supplies software that can be used to update the firmware for COOLPIX W100 cameras to version 1.5. Before proceeding, select Firmware version in the Camera settings menu and check the camera firmware version. You will not need to download or install this update if the firmware listed above is already installed.
  • • Read the information below before proceeding.
Changes from Firmware Version 1.4 to 1.5
  • • Improved an issue that interfered with pairing or resulted in unreliable connections when the camera was used with the Android edition of the SnapBridge app.
Changes from Previous Versions
Changes from Firmware Version 1.3 to 1.4
  • • Fixed an issue that could result in rapid depletion of the battery if the camera was left unused after being fully charged using the supplied charging AC adapter and USB cable.
Changes from Firmware Version 1.2 to 1.3
  • • Improved an issue that resulted in unreliable connections between the camera and the iOS 10.2 version of the SnapBridge app.
  • • Improved the reliability of photo and movie transfer using the SnapBridge app.
Changes from Firmware Version 1.1 to 1.2
  • • Fixed an issue that in rare cases prevented the camera turning on and increased the drain on the battery when Disable was selected for Bluetooth > Connection and On for Airplane mode in Camera settings > Network menu.
Changes from Firmware Version 1.0 to 1.1
  • • The camera now supports the iOS version of SnapBridge.
  • • Fixed the following issues:
    • - Remote shooting would sometimes end and the camera would display the view through the lens if SnapBridge was used repeatedly to shoot remote photos at original size.
    • - Photographs taken using Shoot at intervals would not all be saved to the same folder when the camera was paired with a smartphone or tablet.
    • - The camera would sometimes freeze during movie playback if fast forward was stopped just before the final frame.
Viewing the Camera Firmware Version
  1. Turn the camera on.
  2. Press flexible button 4 on the camera to display the Settings menu.
  3. Press flexible button 4 to select Camera settings, then display Firmware version using the multi selector and press flexible button 4.
  4. Check the camera firmware version.
  5. Turn the camera off.
Product Description
Name COOLPIX W100 Firmware Version 1.5
Supported cameras COOLPIX W100
Supported firmware versions Versions 1.0–1.4
File name F-W100-V15W.exe
Operating system
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Home
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Pro
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Enterprise
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 Pro
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 Enterprise
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Professional
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate
Note: Card reader or computer with built-in memory-card slot required.
Copyright Nikon Corporation
Archive type Self-extracting
Reproduction Not permitted
Updating the Camera Firmware
  1. Create a folder on the computer hard disk and name it as desired.
  2. Download F-W100-V15W.exe to the folder created in Step 1.
  3. Run F-W100-V15W.exe to extract the firmware to a sub-folder in the new folder. The resulting file and folder hierarchy is shown below:
    • firmware (the sub-folder containing the firmware)
    • firmware.bin (the camera firmware, located in the “firmware” folder)
  4. Using a card slot or card reader, copy the “firmware” folder to a memory card that has been formatted in the camera.
  5. Insert the memory card into the camera and turn the camera on.
  6. Select Firmware version in Settings > Camera settings and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the update.
  7. Once the update is complete, turn the camera off and remove the memory card.
  8. Confirm that the firmware has been updated to the new version.

Note: We recommend that you back up images stored in the camera’s internal memory before updating the firmware. See the camera manual for information on copying images from internal memory to a memory card.

Note: For more detailed instructions or information on the equipment needed to complete the update, download the following pdf file:
CPX_FC_FirmUp_Win_En.pdf (PDF) (0.58 MB)

Note: Updates can be performed for you by a Nikon-authorized service representative.

Updating COOLPIX Camera Firmware in 5 Simple Steps

Product Description
Name COOLPIX W100 Firmware Version 1.5
Supported cameras COOLPIX W100
Supported firmware versions Versions 1.0–1.4
File name F-W100-V15M.dmg
Operating system
  • macOS Sierra version 10.12
  • OS X 10.11.6
  • OS X 10.10.5
  • OS X 10.9.5
  • OS X 10.8.5
  • OS X 10.7.5
  • Mac OS X 10.6.8
Note: Card reader or computer with built-in memory-card slot required.
Copyright Nikon Corporation
Archive type Self-extracting
Reproduction Not permitted
Updating the Camera Firmware
  1. Download F-W100-V15M.dmg.
  2. Double-click the F-W100-V15M.dmg icon to mount a disk image containing the folder and file below:
    • firmware (the sub-folder containing the firmware)
    • firmware.bin (the camera firmware, located in the “firmware” folder)
  3. Using a card slot or card reader, copy the “firmware” folder to a memory card that has been formatted in the camera.
  4. Insert the memory card into the camera and turn the camera on.
  5. Select Firmware version in Settings > Camera settings and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the update.
  6. Once the update is complete, turn the camera off and remove the memory card.
  7. Confirm that the firmware has been updated to the new version.

Note: We recommend that you back up images stored in the camera’s internal memory before updating the firmware. See the camera manual for information on copying images from internal memory to a memory card.

Note: For more detailed instructions or information on the equipment needed to complete the update, download the following pdf file:
CPX_FC_FirmUp_Mac_En.pdf (PDF) (0.54 MB)

Note: Updates can be performed for you by a Nikon-authorized service representative.

Updating COOLPIX Camera Firmware in 5 Simple Steps

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    F-W100-V15W.exe
    (Approx. 20.11 MB)

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    F-W100-V15M.dmg
    (Approx. 25.71 MB)

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