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Red arrow and flight direction backwards

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by millionmanus, Jan 28, 2015.

  1. millionmanus

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    I have a Samsung tab4, wifi only I an using with vision app. I do calibrate the compass every time. The problem is when I take off the red arrow(that shows what direction the copter is facing) is pointing at me even though it is facing away from me. So when I fly it, on the map it shows as if everything is backwards. Any ideas on what might be going on?

    thanks,

    Mike
     
  2. millionmanus

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    Plot twist, everything works perfect on my Droid Maxx phone. All firmware and maps is updated. I sure would like to use the TAB due to its size.... Any ideas on what could be causing my Samsung tab 4 to have backwards map? The maps are just fine when I open google maps, just backwards when I use the DJI vision App.
     
  3. J.James

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    One of my tablets that has a real crappy compass sencer in it does the same thing and no way to even calibrate it. on my better asuse tablet it was a few degrees off till I calibrated the tablets compass and inersha sensor. Then it was dead on right.
    but you tab should have a way to calibrate its compass and the inershia sensor in it. Tho you might have to the app store and find and app that will help calibrate it.
     
  4. morph000

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    Had a similar problem and fixed it by calibrating the phone's compass.
    Download GPS Essentials form the Play Store.
    I also use Adaptive Rotation Lock and it starts the DJI app in Landscape (per app setting) but if you don't do it as a per app setting the compass can be out by 90 degrees.
    Hope this helps.