Nikon (With SnapBridge) Connection Guide

Welcome to the Nikon camera connection guide! The process of connecting Cascable to your camera is usually very simple. This guide will walk you through the steps.

Important: This guide is for Nikon cameras that include SnapBridge, including the Z6 and Z7 models. If your camera was introduced before SnapBridge, you must follow our Nikon (Without SnapBridge) connection guide.

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Before We Start

Important: Cascable is only able to connect to SnapBridge cameras that have the Wi-Fi Mode feature. To check if your camera has this, see the Nikon website.

  1. Make sure your camera is supported by Cascable.
  2. Check that your camera’s firmware is up-to-date.
  3. Check that Cascable is up-to-date.

Initial Camera Setup

  1. Press the Menu button on your camera and navigate to Connect to smart device in the Setup menu.

    Nikon Setup Menu</p>

  2. Select Wi-Fi connection within the Connect to smart device menu, then choose Establish Wi-Fi connection. If you’d like to customise the SSID and password of the Wi-Fi network your camera creates, you can choose Wi-Fi connection settings.

    Connect To Smart Device Menu

    Wi-Fi Connection Menu

  3. Your camera will show the SSID and password of the WiFi network to connect your iOS device to.

  4. Open Settings on your iOS device and navigate to Wi-Fi, connect to the WiFi network displayed on your camera.

    Nikon WiFi Network Screen

  5. Launch Cascable on your iOS device, it should automatically detect and connect to your camera.


Quick Connection (Once Setup Has Been Completed)

  1. Press the i button on your camera and choose Wi-Fi connection.

    Nikon Quick Menu

  2. Choose Establish Wi-Fi conn. with smart device.

    Nikon Quick Menu

  3. Your camera will show the SSID and password of the WiFi network to connect your iOS device to .
  4. Open Settings on your iOS device and navigate to Wi-Fi, connect to the WiFi network displayed on your camera.

    Nikon WiFi Network Screen

  5. Launch Cascable on your iOS device, it should automatically detect and connect to your camera.

Stuck?

If you’re struggling to get Cascable connected to your camera, check out our troubleshooting guide.