To initiate a scan, you need to change the Flight Mode from Skills to 3D Scan. Your selection will persist through flights and power cycles.

Quick Steps

Step 1 - Power on your drone and controller  
Step 2 - Select the gray button that says Switch Mode CS_3DS_X2_media_UI_switch-mode1.png

Step 3 - Select 3D Scan and reboot

Skydio will automatically restart and reconnect to the Controller and Enterprise App.


Step 4 - Ready to begin scan setup

After Skydio has finished entering 3D Scan mode, you are ready to fly.

Ensure your Logs Card has been formatted before starting a scan.

Visit the 3D Scan Quick Start Guide for instructions


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3D Scan Quick Start Guide

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