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Alexey Dobrovolskiy replied to Richard's discussion "Additional Waypoints" creates excessive number! in the group UgCS
"Hi, in nearest version (UgCS 2.10) - no. I agree that it can be quite useful feature, but it's implementation is very drone specific and requires lot of computations and testing."
Aug 4, 2016
Alexey Dobrovolskiy replied to Richard's discussion Route not accepted in the group UgCS
"This is screenshot of "UgCS for DJI" internal beta. Messages will be more readable."
Aug 4, 2016
Richard replied to Richard's discussion "Additional Waypoints" creates excessive number! in the group UgCS
"Quick question: Are you planning to allow the option for "AGL tolerance" in the photogrammetry tool?"
Aug 3, 2016
Richard replied to Richard's discussion Route not accepted in the group UgCS
"Thanks, this makes sense."
Aug 3, 2016
Alexey Dobrovolskiy replied to Richard's discussion Route not accepted in the group UgCS
"This is safety check in new DJI firmware for Phantom 3/4 & Inspire. And I think this is very wise precaution. Past week one of our customer had a crash in same situation - there were trees between actual take-off point and first waypoint.…"
Aug 3, 2016
Richard replied to Richard's discussion Route not accepted in the group UgCS
"Thanks for your reply Alexey! I checked the message on the Android. The message says: "Home location FAILED. Error! The location is valid it is within 30m of initial take-off location or current RC location as shown by RC GPS or mobile device…"
Aug 3, 2016
Alexey Dobrovolskiy replied to Richard's discussion Route not accepted in the group UgCS
"Hi, error message with possible reason will be displayed on Android device screen in "UgCS for DJI" app. Most possible reasons are: - drone don't have GPS lock - actual drone position is too far from first waypoint. As I remember…"
Aug 2, 2016
Richard replied to Richard's discussion Route not accepted in the group UgCS
"P.S. On the RC, I have made sure that the switch is in the "F" position."
Aug 2, 2016
Richard added a discussion to the group UgCS
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Route not accepted

Hi,I tried to do my first test flight with UGCS.I'm using a Phantom 3.I have a good WiFi connection between the MacBook Pro and the Acer tablet on the RC.I get all the telemtry from the Phantom, like battery level and pitch/roll attitude.After using the Photogrammetry tool and clicking "Calculate Path", I get a route that looks good: flight time is nice and low (6 minutes), and height should be no problem (only 75 metres).When I click the "Upload route" button, I get an error:"Route not…See More
Aug 2, 2016
Richard replied to Richard's discussion "Additional Waypoints" creates excessive number! in the group UgCS
"Thanks Alexey, I will try your suggestion."
Jul 20, 2016
Alexey Dobrovolskiy replied to Richard's discussion "Additional Waypoints" creates excessive number! in the group UgCS
"Hi Richard, If you use "Additional waypoints" in Photogrammetry tool it will generate waypoints for each shot regardless of terrain. For your scenario as workaround I can recommend you to use AreaScan tool. It allows to specify AGL…"
Jul 20, 2016
Richard added a discussion to the group UgCS
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"Additional Waypoints" creates excessive number!

Hi,I've started testing UGCS and it looks great.But I have a problem with the Photogrammetry tool.I need to use "Additional Waypoints" to follow the terrain.But this gives a huge number of waypoints... about 4 times as many as the Phantom 3 autopilot can handle (99 maximum).Looking at the terrain, I can see that we don't need this many waypoints.Even just 80 waypoints would be perfect for following the terrain.It seems to be an all-or-nothing situation: Either we have too few waypoints to…See More
Jul 20, 2016

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