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  1. MarkNH

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    Every time I start the app it says calibrate compass. I've calibrated it a few times but other times I've just flown it and everything seems OK. I recalibrated the imu, gimbal and compass but it still keeps coming up. Any ideas?

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  2. msinger

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    Where are you starting the app (inside/outside)? Have you tried starting it up in a different location? What is the exact message you see?
     
  3. MarkNH

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    I'll take a screen shot when I get home. I do it outside and the first screen to come up is where the imu shows its warming up etc. The compass always shows calibrate next to normal.

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    That's just there so you can calibrate it if you want to. If you need to recalibrate the compass, the DJI GO app will display a message at the top. Otherwise, I'd recommend you recalibrate per this guide.
     
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    Thanks for the information. I thought that's what it might be but I wanted to make sure. I haven't calibrated my P2V+ in awhile and it's just fine.

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