Skydio will not force an update for your system, however, for optimal performance, we recommend that you keep your Skydio system up-to-date. If flying your Skydio X2E as part of a larger fleet or organization, follow your organization’s update guidelines. If an update is available, you will see a red notification icon on the INFO menu.

Quick Steps

[info text="You will need to update your controller prior to updating your drone"]

To update your Skydio Enterprise Controller:

Step 1 - Power on Skydio Enterprise Controller

Step 2- Select the INFO menu

Step 3 - Scroll down and select Controller Update

Step 4 - Select Check for Update X2-user_guide-maintenance-updates-controller-X2E-2.png
Step 5 - Select Update X2-user_guide-maintenance-updates-controller-X2E-3.png
  • follow the on-screen prompts to update

To update your Skydio X2E:

Step 1 - Power on your Skydio X2

Step 2 - Power on your Skydio Enterprise Controller

Step 3 - Select the INFO menu


Step 4 - Select your Skydio X2 under Paired Drone

Step 5 - Select Update

    • follow the on-screen prompts to update your drone. The update will first download to the Enterprise app from the Internet. It will then transfer over and start installing on the drone.
    • the lights on your Skydio X2 will flash as the vehicle is updating, and the controller will keep you informed of the progress at every step.

[info text="Select Check for Updates anytime to look for available updates from Skydio."] 

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