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Professional DJI Phantom 3 - PC Drivers?

Discussion in 'Phantom 3 Help' started by flynnstone, Jul 29, 2015.

  1. flynnstone

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    I just picked up a P3P, and have been unable to find instructions for installing the PC drivers to connect the aircraft to my PC. At this point i'm just trying to transfer images off of the microSD (installed in the aircraft) to the PC, and while it worked the first time i tried it, its no longer recognizing the P3P when i connect it via the USB cable.

    Any thoughts?

    Thanks
     
  2. msinger

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    There are no drivers for the P3. Why are you attempting to connect your aircraft to your PC?
     
  3. bbfpv

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    The PC will treat the phantom as a removable drive when it's connected via usb to the computer. No drivers required. You'll also need the SD card in the bird or the PC won't recognize it as anything. I recommend getting a microSD to USB adapter, way easier than having to connect via USB to the camera.
     
  4. msinger

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    The Transcend memory card reader is inexpensive and works well for me.
     
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  5. flynnstone

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    Got it, i'm waiting on the microSD to USB adapter to arrive, so i've been connecting the phantom directly for it to work as a removable drive.
     
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    Make sure that you plug the cable into the gimbal to transfer files and not the Phantom iteself.
     
  7. SubmanDave

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    Cacc, I've spent hours trying to figure out why I couldn't connect to the PC. Tried every computer in the house. DJI was no help when I called them yesterday. Thanks. Didn't see the other connector on the camera:)
     
  8. kingovo

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    Just put the card in your phone then plug your phone in
     
  9. joefromga

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    Or plug the Phantom into your phone directly.