In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to activate the DJI Mavic 2 Pro and/or Mavic 2 Zoom.
Before you start, you’ll need to download the DJI GO 4 app in the App Store or Google Play on your smartphone.
Firstly, you will need to connect the battery to the charger and then allow the battery to charge fully:
Secondly, you should connect your smartphone to the internet / Wi-Fi:
Now connect your smartphone to the Mavic 2 remote controller:
Turn on your Mavic 2 remote controller and the drone:
Then click the ‘Next’ button in the DJI GO 4 App popup window:
You can now –
- Name your aircraft:
- Set up your joystick mode (default is Mode 2):
- Customise your remote controller buttons:
You will then be shown an overview of the Mavic 2 remote controller’s LCD screen interface:
Then choose your preferred measurement units:
Next you will be given the option to fly in Beginner Mode. Uplift advises you to practice in Beginner Mode if this is your first time flying or if you are an inexperienced drone pilot:
Confirm your account email address and phone number are correct and click ‘Activate’:
Your Mavic 2 has been successfully activated:
Your Mavic 2 is now ready to go.
We hope this tutorial has been helpful; for more DJI Mavic 2 tutorials please visit our Technical Support Hub.
When flying a drone recreationally, always remember to operate within the legal limitations and regulations of the country and area you are flying in.
If you experience any issues during this process, please restart the drone and app and ensure you have a strong internet connection.
For more information about operating your Mavic 2 for commercial operations, please contact our training team on 0330 111 8800 or submit your details below and we will be in touch ASAP: