Eye-Fi Center is a small software program designed specifically for helping you manage your Eye-Fi account and files stored on an Eye-Fi card. With the help of an Eye-Fi card inside of a digital camera you can automatically add images to your computer or mobile device, be it a smartphone or tablet, via wireless connections.
Once you have downloaded and activated your X2 card via Eye-Fi Center you can make use of the mobile applications developed for iOS and Android devices.
You are welcomed by a clean and intuitive layout that doesn’t conceal any intricate and complex configuration settings under its hood. Of course, in order to be able to use the tool you need to set up and register your Eye-Fi X2 card.
Eye-Fi Centers asks for authentication parameters so you can gain access and manage your Eye-Fi devices. You need to provide details about your account, more specifically email address and password.
The tool runs quietly in the background and can be found in the system tray. With a right-click on its icon, you get quick access to several options, such as open Eye-Fi Center, show thumbnail preview, automatically start Eye-Fi Helper, as well as get Eye-Fi card log.
Firewall tuning options
Eye-Fi Center integrates a built-in wizard developed to give you a hand when it comes to testing your firewall settings in order to make sure your Eye-Fi card and software application work properly. The test requires minimal user intervention, as the utility is able to automatically listen to incoming connections, as well as test incoming and outgoing connections.
In case Windows blocks some features of the program, you need to allow access for private networks, such as your home or work network.
Key features of the application
Aside from the settings that refer to the wireless network access, Eye-Fi Center gives you the possibility to select the upload location on the local computer and configure photo sharing sites.
All in all, Eye-Fi Center comes with an intuitive and smart suite of features for helping you gain control over your Eye-Fi account and files stored on Eye-Fi card.