12-07-2022 09:13 AM - last edited on 12-07-2022 09:22 AM by Danny
I have a Canon EOS 6D MKII
I just connected my digital camera into PC via videograbber using HDMI mini (type C)
Is it possible to disable on screen information AF method during Live View? I need it because I want to grab this screen without any information on screen. I just simple pushed INFO button three times to disable menu and Histogram information but frame of AF is still visible. I found that when I'm swithing to the Manual focusing mode, AF frame disapear, but I need to have AF while grabbing process. Could you help me to disable this on screen information?
12-07-2022 12:01 PM
I’m afraid you’re out of luck. The 6D2 does not feature “Clean HDMI” output.
12-07-2022 12:05 PM
However, I just remembered. There is a menu option to enable/disable the AF point display in the OVF. I do not know of that setting has any effect on Live View.
12-08-2022 03:12 AM
Sad news. I decided to switch to manual autofocus to off this frame. I already know about Canon Web Utility Pro which could help me to off all. Unfortunately its not available for european users if I readed correctly. I would love to buy subscription and use this software. Canon support could you let me know when you plan to sell this software for european users? Best.
12-08-2022 09:30 AM - edited 12-08-2022 09:36 AM
The EOS WebCam Utility is available for Europe:
Canon EOS Webcam Utility Software - Canon Europe (canon-europe.com)
Not sure this will solve your issue, but did see it was mentioned above.
***Also, Waddizzle is correct the only way to get "Clean HDMI out" without a focus box is to disable AF. The WebCam Utility should help.
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12-09-2022 03:46 AM - edited 12-09-2022 03:47 AM
It's a good solution, but partially. Canon EOS Webcam Utitlity Software available in Europe isn't a PRO version available in USA. European version can't provide me full HD from my Camera. Only PRO version gives full HD and other usefull abilities. I'm resident in Poland and I can't buy and use PRO verson. I tried to ask people form Canon Polska, when this PRO version will be available in my country. They didn't aswer clearly. They sugested to ask support in USA.
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