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Step 5: Upload the Pictures to the FTP Server

Follow the steps below to upload the pictures you selected in Step 4 to the FTP server (0 Step 4: Select Pictures in the Gallery).

  1. Tap the (FTP) button.

    FTP upload options will be displayed.

    • If you have yet to create an FTP server profile, a message will be displayed. Create an FTP server profile.
  2. Tap [FTP Upload Destination] and choose the destination server for FTP upload.

  3. Return to the FTP upload display and adjust voice memo, compression, and image size settings as desired.

    • To include any voice memos appended to the selected pictures, enable [Upload voice memo] before beginning upload.
    • The time needed to upload a large volume of files to the FTP server can be reduced by enabling [Resize files (JPEG)] and choosing the desired compression ratio. You can also resize pictures by enabling [Resize pictures] and entering the desired pixel count.
  4. Tap [Upload].

    The selected pictures will be uploaded to the FTP server.

Cautions: Resizing Pictures

  • NEF (RAW) pictures will not be resized.
  • The total file size shown in the FTP upload display is an estimate only and may differ from the actual total.
  • The resized copies are stored solely on the destination FTP server. The NX MobileAir album stores only the unresized originals.
  • The option selected for [Resize files (JPEG)] in the settings for the current album (0Album Settings) does not apply to pictures uploaded manually from the FTP upload display.

Single-Frame View

To upload the picture currently displayed in single-frame view, tap the (FTP) button, select a server, and tap [OK].

Selecting All Pictures for Which FTP Upload Has Failed

If FTP upload fails, icons will appear at the top left corners of the affected pictures in the thumbnail list. These pictures can be selected for upload by tapping the (menu) button in the gallery display and choosing [Select FTP upload failed pictures].

  1. Tap the (FTP) button.

    FTP upload options will be displayed.

    • If you have yet to create an FTP server profile, a message will be displayed. Create an FTP server profile.
  2. Tap [FTP Upload Destination] and choose the destination server for FTP upload.

  3. Return to the FTP upload display and adjust voice memo, compression, and image size settings as desired.

    • To include any voice memos appended to the selected pictures, enable [Upload voice memo] before beginning upload.
    • The time needed to upload a large volume of files to the FTP server can be reduced by enabling [Resize files (JPEG)] and choosing the desired compression ratio. You can also resize pictures by enabling [Resize pictures] and entering the desired pixel count.
  4. Tap [Upload].

    The selected pictures will be uploaded to the FTP server.

Cautions: Resizing Pictures

  • NEF (RAW) pictures will not be resized.
  • The total file size shown in the FTP upload display is an estimate only and may differ from the actual total.
  • The resized copies are stored solely on the destination FTP server. The NX MobileAir album stores only the unresized originals.
  • The option selected for [Resize files (JPEG)] in the settings for the current album (0Album Settings) does not apply to pictures uploaded manually from the FTP upload display.

Single-Frame View

To upload the picture currently displayed in single-frame view, tap the (FTP) button, select a server, and tap [OK].

Selecting All Pictures for Which FTP Upload Has Failed

If FTP upload fails, icons will appear at the top left corners of the affected pictures in the thumbnail list. These pictures can be selected for upload by tapping the (menu) button in the gallery display and choosing [Select FTP upload failed pictures].

You have now completed all the steps involved in using NX MobileAir to upload pictures from a camera to an FTP server. For information on other tasks that can be performed using NX MobileAir, see the sections on gallery view (0 What You Can Do in Gallery View) and IPTC (0Creating and Appending IPTC Data).