Daily Archives: July 5, 2017

This final section will cover how to use your switches to arm your quad, how to change flight modes, and how to set up Airmode if you so desire. 10a. Arming and changing flight modes Your arm switch is Switch F. To arm your quad, place it on a flat, […]

Summary and customizing your setup

Click the Receiver tab in the left margin. This is where we will ensure the receiver is properly communicating with the flight controller and that your radio’s stick movements properly span the entire range of control. We will also configure two switches on the radio to communicate with the flight […]

Setting up the receiver via the Receiver tab

Note:  If you selected any of the DShot ESC protocols or BRUSHED protocol in Step 6a, you can skip ESC calibration and move to checking motor directions below.  Any other protocol requires ESC calibration. Click the Motors tab in the left margin of the Betaflight configurator.  This tab allows you […]

Calibrate your ESCs via the Motors tab

In order to ensure the Betaflight configurator can communicate with your flight controller, it is necessary to install two drivers on your PC.  Both are linked on the Betaflight configurator welcome page.   First, click on the link to CP210x Drivers and follow the instructions on that page to download […]

Installing drivers