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D780 Firmware

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This software update program is for the customer-owned product listed above (the “affected product”), and is provided only on acceptance of the agreement listed below. By selecting “Accept” and clicking “Download”, you are held to have accepted the terms and conditions of the agreement. Be sure you understand the terms of the agreement before beginning download.

  • • This service supplies software that can be used to update the D780 camera “C” firmware to version 1.11. Before proceeding, select [Firmware version] in the camera [SETUP 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.
  • • This update includes all changes made in previous updates.
  • • A card reader and computer are required for the firmware update.
  • • Read the information below before proceeding.
Changes from “C” Firmware Version 1.10 to 1.11
  • • Changed the default values for the following settings displayed when connecting wirelessly:
    • - Encryption keys
    • - The password displayed after the camera's default settings are restored
Changes from Previous Versions
Changes from “C” Firmware Version 1.03 to 1.10
  • • Added support for the iOS edition of NX MobileAir. Use NX MobileAir version 1.0.4 or later.
  • • Fixed the following issues:
    • - The camera sometimes stopped responding if [Auto] was selected for [PHOTO SHOOTING MENU] > [Set Picture Control].
    • - Subject tracking AF could not be used when [1920x1080; 100p] or [1920x1080; 120p] was selected for [Frame size/frame rate] in the movie shooting menu.
    • - The camera was unable to focus using autofocus if an AI AF VR Zoom-Nikkor 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6D ED lens was attached and the lens vibration reduction switch was turned on and off.
Changes from “C” Firmware Version 1.02 to 1.03
  • • Fixed an issue that resulted in live view being over- or under-exposed when the exposure was in fact correctly adjusted; this would occur during live view when a non-CPU lenses was mounted on the camera with:
    • - [On] selected for Custom Setting d9 ([Exposure preview (LV)]),
    • - the mode dial rotated to M (manual), and
    • - aperture adjusted so that the exposure indicator showed optimal exposure at values other than f/5.6.
Changes from “C” Firmware Version 1.01 to 1.02
  • • Fixed the following issues:
    • - Flash photos taken using TTL flash control and a non-CPU lens would not be correctly exposed.
    • - Pressing the playback zoom in button to display a preview would cancel changes to [Set Picture Control] > [Hue] made using [NEF (RAW) processing] in the [RETOUCH MENU].
Changes from “C” Firmware Version 1.00 to 1.01
  • • Fixed an issue that sometimes prevented use of certain SD memory cards.
Viewing the Camera Firmware Version
  1. Turn the camera on.
  2. Press the camera MENU button and select [Firmware version] in the [SETUP MENU] to display the camera firmware version.
  3. Check the camera firmware version.
  4. Turn the camera off.
Product Description
Name D780 “C” Firmware Version 1.11
Supported cameras D780
Supported camera firmware versions “C” firmware versions 1.00–1.10
File name D780_0111.bin
Copyright Nikon Corporation
Reproduction Not permitted
Updating the Camera Firmware
  1. Download the following firmware file to your computer.
    Please make sure you have the downloaded firmware file on your computer.
    • D780_0111.bin (the camera firmware)
  2. Using a card reader, copy “D780_0111.bin” to a memory card that has been formatted in the camera.
    Note: Be sure to copy the firmware to the root (top-most) directory of the memory card. The camera will not recognize the new firmware if it is placed in a folder under the root directory.
  3. Insert the memory card into Slot 1 on the camera and turn the camera on.
  4. Select [Firmware version] in the [SETUP MENU] and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the firmware update.
  5. Once the update is complete, turn the camera off and remove the memory card.
  6. Confirm that the firmware has been updated to the new version.

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

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