Terrain Following flight - How?

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  1. DrPeppar

    DrPeppar Well-Known Member

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    I'm trying to just do a simple terrain following flight with VPS like I did a hundred times with my Phantom but I can't figure it out with my Mavic.
    Simply driving down my driveway it won't adjust height automatically.

    Help?
     
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    The Editor Well-Known Member

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    Page 22 of the manual.
    You have enabled it yes?
     
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    It will only auto adjust the altitude when flying uphill.
     
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    I don't understand why it is designed that way. Many situations where you would want to follow a subject, skiing, mountain biking, kayaking and such involve downhill movement.
     
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    That's how it works. The best you can do at this point is contact DJI and offer your suggestion to improve it.
     
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    DrPeppar Well-Known Member

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    Piece of crap drone!


    ;)
    Actually the anti collision won't let it go up my driveway. I'm sure they can fix this with a firmware patch.
    Yes, it's enabled.
     
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