To make a connection to QGroundControl (and power the Flight Core v2), use
J3 with the recommended is MCBL-00010 (JST-to-micro-USB) for this interface, when adding your own micro USB cable.
To update FW, please see work around until updates work via QGC.
Please note, QGroundControl does not automatically make a connection to Flight Core v2 when running on Windows.
To make a connection:
- have FCv2 connected over USB
- go to Application Settings > Comms Links
- click on Add
- enter a name like “FCv2”
- set baud rate 115200
- click on the “Automatically Connect on Start” if you want
- confirm the “Serial Port” is correctly listed
- click OK
Select it from the list above, and click Connect.