Canon has today announced a firmware update for its affordable DSLR, the Rebel XT. Version 1.0.3 fixes a problem relating to the remote release cable where users were unable to take any shots. There was also a problem with the camera continuing to scroll through images in playback, this has been fixed, and reliability in communication with CompactFlash cards has been improved.

Click here to download Canon Rebel XT/350D firmware version 1.0.3 (Windows and Mac)

Release notes:

Canon Rebel XT/350D firmware update version 1.0.3

What has been changed?

  • Fixes the phenomenon of shots being unable to be taken when using the remote controller RC-1.
  • Fixes the phenomenon wherein the camera continues to scroll through images being played back.
  • Improves reliability in communication when using some CF cards.