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Supported GCS

For APM users

FlytConsole

FlytConsole, a web app for configuring your drone comes pre-packaged in FlytOS. Follow the steps below to get started with FlytConsole.

Note

FlytConsole has beta support for APM, and still has a couple of widgets to be released with APM support, till then users are requested to follow other supported GCSs mentioned on the page.

  1. Power on your Flight Computer running FlytOS.
  2. Connect your personal computer to the same network that your Flight Computer is connected to.
  3. If your flight computer is in Access Point(AP)/HotSpot mode, you can connect to its WiFi (ssid: FlytPOD_wifi). If the flight computer is in client mode, connect your personal computer to the same router with which your flight computer is connected to.
  4. Next, go to the following link to open FlytConsole: http://flytpod/flytconsole or http://<ip-address-of-device>/flytconsole
  5. Follow the steps here to learn about FlytConsole widgets.

QGC

QGroundControl also supports FlytOS. Follow the steps given below to get started with QGCS:

  1. Download and Install QGC.
  2. Once installed, launch the QGC app.
  3. Connect your personal computer to the same WiFi network your flight computer is connected to.
  4. Create a new TCP Comm Link in QGC with Host Address as IP Address of your flight computer, and TCP Port as 5760.
  5. Once done, press the connect button and QGC will now connect to FlytOS.
  6. You can go through their User’s Guide to learn more about QGC.

APM Planner/Mission Planner

APM Planner and Mission Planner also support FlytOS. Follow the steps given below to get started with them:

  1. Download and install either of APM Planner/Mission Planner by following the above links.
  2. Once installed launch the app.
  3. Connect your personal computer to the same WiFi network your flight computer is connected to.
  4. Create a new TCP Comm Link in the app, with Host Address as IP Address of your flight computer and TCP Port as 5760.
  5. Once done, press the connect button and the app will now connect to FlytOS.

For PX4 users

FlytConsole

FlytConsole, a web app for configuring your drone comes pre-packaged in FlytOS. Follow the steps below to get started with FlytConsole.

  1. Power on your Flight Computer running FlytOS.
  2. Connect your personal computer to the same network that your Flight Computer is connected to.
  3. If your flight computer is in Access Point(AP)/HotSpot mode, you can connect to its WiFi (ssid: FlytPOD_wifi). If the flight computer is in client mode, connect your personal computer to the same router with which your flight computer is connected to.
  4. Next, go to the following link to open FlytConsole: http://flytpod/flytconsole or http://<ip-address-of-device>/flytconsole
  5. Follow the steps here to learn about FlytConsole widgets.

QGC

QGroundControl also supports FlytOS. Follow the steps given below to get started with QGCS:

  1. Download and Install QGC.
  2. Once installed, launch the QGC app.
  3. Connect your personal computer to the same WiFi network your flight computer is connected to.
  4. Create a new TCP Comm Link in QGC, with Host Address as IP Address of your flight computer and TCP Port as 5760.
  5. Once done, press the connect button and QGC will now connect to FlytOS.
  6. You can go through their User’s Guide to learn more about QGC.