Configuring my drone with mission planner

I have a new drone I would like to connect with mission planner. Do I need a special wifi? Cause when it says it’s connecting it pops up saying I need to connect to a certain wifi.

It’s probably best to connect using a usb cable if you’re just getting started.

You’ve had a peek at the wiki?
In particular the Optional Hardware >> Telemetry section probably has some helpful info:

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Thanks, but thats not realy what i was looking for. I have it connected to mission planner with a cable, but then it asked for a certain wifi. Not sure what it means…