Originally Posted by MOdesigner
I am at the same crossroad with my FTDI. I actually cross the the cables and put them so they matched and I can not get it to work. Before I go any further I'd like to see what everyone else is doing. And by not being able to get it to work I mean, I couldn't burn a bootloader or upload to the I/O board. I've got one of the pre production runs flyduinos and I plan on setting it up like warthox did on a smaller hex. I'm pretty new to multicopters but I'm determined.
FTDI Works fine, I use it too! But I read you wired it up to "match" the labels, so you mean ftdi rx -> rx on flyduino and ftdi tx -> tx Flyduino? because that would be wrong! the ftdi tx -> rx Flyduino and ftdi rx -> tx Flyduino.
Sorry if this was obvious
but I'm just checking