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[Question] Is there Macintosh software for my camera?

In order to transfer pictures in a camera to a computer, the following model and Mac OS versions do not require any specific software/driver from RICOH.
The following model supports the USB mass storage connection, which works with the standard USB driver including respective operating systems.

Mac OS versions Camera model
Mac OS X 10.1.2 - 10.7 CX6
CX5 / CX4
Mac OS X 10.1.2 - 10.7
Mac OS 9.0 - 9.2.2
CX3 / CX2 / CX1
GX200 / Caplio GX100
RICOH R10 / R8 / Caplio R7 / Caplio R6

Connecting a camera is too simple, with the following method.
    • 1Only for the models below: Check your camera setting if the USB connection is set to the [Mass storage] (default.)
      • CX6, GR DIGITAL IV, CX5, CX4, Caplio GX100, Caplio R6
    • 2Connect the camera using a USB cable provided to a USB port of a Macintosh computer.
    • 3The camera will automatically appear as a volume in the desktop.
    • 4Open the volume, the images will be located in the [100 RICOH] folder.
    • 5You can copy the images by drag-and-drop to a folder you like.
  • *There is no picture download software for the models above available in the ricoh.com website.

The other tips for Macintosh are avilable on the following FAQ.

EDCKB002: After I copy pictuers from a camera to a Macintosh computer, I always find "unmatched file" in playback mode in the camera.

EDCKB003: MacOS X 10.5/10.4 : A camera icon will not appear in the desktop, even if I connected a camera properly.
Answer ID: EDCKB001
Date created: March 23, 2007
Date modified: November 18, 2011
Product: CX6, GR DIGITAL IV, RICOH PX, CX5, G700, CX4, CX3, GXR, CX2, GR DIGITAL III, CX1, RICOH R10, GX200, G600, R8, GR DIGITAL II, Caplio R7, Caplio GX100, Caplio R6
Operating system: Mac OS X, Mac OS 9
Category: Hardware specifications, OS compatibility
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