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How to Use the Controls on a Parrot Skycontroller 2

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Introduction

In This Guide
You'll Learn:
  • What each button on the Parrot SkyController 2 remote control does.

1 Layout

Front View

Front view of Parrot SkyController 2.

  1. Antenna
  2. Mobile device holder location
  3. Control sticks
  4. Settings button
  5. Return home button
  6. On/Off button
  7. Take Off/Land button
  8. B button with 2 functions:
    • During flight - Start/Stop video recording
    • In settings menu - Return
  9. A button with 2 functions:
    • During flight - Take photo
    • In settings menu - Validate selection

Right Side View

Right side view of Parrot SkyController 2.
  1. Switch to direct view or immersive view
  2. Set the camera exposure

Left Side View

Left side view of Parrot SkyController 2.

  1. USB port
  2. Vertical orientation of camera
  3. Change display mode on the application

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In This Guide
You'll Learn:
  • What each button on the Parrot SkyController 2 remote control does.

Front View

Front view of Parrot SkyController 2.

  1. Antenna
  2. Mobile device holder location
  3. Control sticks
  4. Settings button
  5. Return home button
  6. On/Off button
  7. Take Off/Land button
  8. B button with 2 functions:
    • During flight - Start/Stop video recording
    • In settings menu - Return
  9. A button with 2 functions:
    • During flight - Take photo
    • In settings menu - Validate selection

Right Side View

Right side view of Parrot SkyController 2.
  1. Switch to direct view or immersive view
  2. Set the camera exposure

Left Side View

Left side view of Parrot SkyController 2.

  1. USB port
  2. Vertical orientation of camera
  3. Change display mode on the application