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Advanced Buttons on Controller

Discussion in 'Phantom 3 Help' started by Melvoid, Mar 22, 2016.

  1. Melvoid

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    Hi all,

    Got a P3 Advanced a few weeks ago. In the directions, I noticed that it pointed out the two pushbuttons on the bottom of the controller, and said something about being user-assigned. Well, I found out that the left one will snap the camera straight down or straight forward, which is nice.... but I haven't figured out what the other one does.

    Before I decide to reassign them, if at all, I'd like to find out what the other one does.

    I admit I didn't read the instructions cover to cover, but I've had a P1 for 2.5 years and figured most of the operation is the same.

    So, if anyone can tell me about that button, I'd be grateful.

    Thanks in advance.

    ms
     
  2. msinger

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    It depends on how you have them setup in the DJI GO app:

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  3. Melvoid

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    OK, so does this tell me what the defaults are? That's my question, really. What's it set to do, out of the box?
     
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    One tilts the camera straight down, the other toggles fpv/follow mode. You could try them to see which one is which since I can't remember . And before you ask what those modes mean, I'll do the heavy lifting:

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  5. Melvoid

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    A HA!!! I could see the results of the tilt function, but couldn't see anything happen when I hit the other one. Hence, the question. Thanks for the reply!
     
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    np
     
  7. Melvoid

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    Thanks. I noticed that, as you're holding it, the left one points the camera down AND back up. That took me a few flights to figure out, too. As for the other one, I'm going to have to mess with that a bit. Maybe hover it in front of me and see how it acts when I move the 'copter.

    But thanks for the definitions.