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 tab.

Quick Steps

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.


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


CS_Note_callout-icon.jpg NOTE: Select Check for Updates anytime to look for available updates from Skydio.

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