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DJI drone firmware update with DJI Assistant 2

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In this article we will go trough the steps of how to update DJI Mini 2, DJI Air 2S, DJI Mini SE, DJI Mavic 3 drones firmware with DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) software.

Step-by-Step instruction

We will be using MS Windows 11 OS but you can also use macOS version 10 and lower.

1.Installing the DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series)

Go to dji.com and download the DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) software.

Downloading  DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series)

Double-click on downloaded file (For example, we had DJI+Assistant+2(Consumer+Drones+Series)+2.1.8.exe) to start installation.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation

Click on Yes button to continue with installation.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation

Select I accept the agreement and click on Next button.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation

Click on Next button.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation

Click on Next button.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation

Select additional shortcuts and click on Next button.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation

Click on Install button and installation process starts.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation
DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation
DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation

Select Launch DJI Assistant 2 and click on Finish button.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation

Click on Agree button to agree with DJI Assistant 2 terms of use.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation

Click Agree button to agree with DJI PRIVACY POLICY.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation

Set the DJI account information and DJI device information ON and click on Next button.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation

Select Do not consider.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation

Congrats. The software is set, you just need to register now.

Click on Login and Sign up. Type in your email, password, select the box I am not a robot and the box I agree…

Click on Submit button.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation
DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation

As soon as you register with DJI the login details are valid for all DJI apps. Do Sign in with your DJI account after registration.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) installation

2. Connecting drone to your PC

After installing the DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) software you need to connect your DJI drone to your PC USB port using the USB type A to USB type C cable (included with your DJI drone).

USB type A to USB type C cable
DJI Air 2S drone with USB type C port
DJI Air 2S drone connected to laptop/PC with After installing the DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) software you need to connect your DJI drone to your PC USB port using the USB type A to USB type C cable (included with your DJI drone)

Power on the DJI drone by pressing the power button first then press and hold.

Power on the DJI drone

You will see the DJII Air 2S icon appeared in the DJI Assistant 2. Click on this icon.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series)

The software will scan your DJI drone firmware and No-Fly zone database and will show the pop-up if you need to update it. Click on Confirm button. A no-fly zone database will be updated.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series)
DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) no-fly zones database update
DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) no-fly zones database update

As you can see there is an Update button available (firmware on DJI server is more recent then in the DJI drone). Click on Update button now.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) firmware update

Click on Start update button. Wait for the firmware to download. The firmware update will start automatically.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) firmware update
DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) firmware update
DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) firmware update
DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) firmware update
DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) firmware update
DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) firmware update

The drone will reboot automatically after the firmware update is complete. Disconnect your DJI drone when the firmware update complete.

DJI Assistant 2 (Consumer Drones Series) firmware update

SUMMARY

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Last update: 29/12/2021


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