All operations in direct printing are performed on the camera, as you view instructions on the camera.

  1. Prepare the printer.

    • For details, refer to the printer instruction manual.
  2. Connect the camera to the printer with an interface cable (sold separately).

    • As an interface cable, you can use an IFC-600PCU cable (sold separately).
    • Insert the cord’s plug into the camera’s digital terminal (USB Micro-B).
    • Connect the other end to the printer’s USB terminal.
  3. Turn the printer on.

  4. Turn the camera on.

    • Some printers may beep.
    • The image is displayed, along with a printer connection icon in the upper left of the screen.
  5. Select the image to be printed.

    • Confirm that a printer connection icon (1) is displayed in the upper left of the screen.
    • Press the Left keyRight key keys to select an image to print.
  6. Press Quick Control/Set button.

    • The print setting screen appears.
    • For setting details, see Print Settings.


  • Confirm in advance that the printer has a PictBridge-compatible terminal.
  • Movies cannot be printed.
  • Printers only compatible with CP Direct or Bubble Jet Direct printing cannot be used.
  • A series of long beeps in step 4 indicates a problem with the printer. Resolve the problem according to the error message displayed ().


  • The screen display and setting options vary depending on the printer. Also, certain settings may not be available. For details, refer to the printer’s instruction manual.
  • You can also print RAW images captured with this camera.
  • When using a battery to power the camera, make sure it is fully charged.
  • Turn off the camera and printer before disconnecting the cable, and hold the cable by the plug when disconnecting it.
  • For direct printing, consider powering the camera with DC Coupler DR-E12 and Compact Power Adapter CA-PS700 (each sold separately).