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What to do with Fitbit Alta HR that no longer charges

Small electronic devices like your Fitbit Alta HR rely solely on its battery to power it up and while Fitbit did a good job in making their devices efficient enough, you would still need to charge them after a day or two. Normally, there shouldn’t be any issues in charging your Alta HR but when

How to fix Fitbit Versa that’s not charging properly

Charging-related issues are often the most commonly reported problems as far as electronic devices are concerned. Such is the case with some of the owners of the Fitbit Versa as they reported that their trackers aren’t charging properly. Some said that their units no longer charge while others reported that it takes too long to

How to fix Fitbit Ionic that’s not syncing properly

While your Fitbit Ionic is a standalone health tracker, you can enjoy it’s full potential if you use it together with your smartphone. There are features that you can actually find very helpful once the tracker is paired and properly connected with a phone. But since the connection between these devices are established via Bluetooth,

How to restart Fitbit Versa | easy steps to shutdown

One of the basic troubleshooting steps on any Fitbit device is doing a restart or reboot. In this short tutorial, we’ll show you the steps on how to restart your Fitbit Versa. Both methods are simple and can be performed anytime. We suggest that you do any of them when you encounter a problem with

How to fix Fitbit Charge 3 that’s not syncing

While health trackers like the new Fitbit Charge 3 are standalone devices, you have to connect or sync them with your smartphones to enjoy their full potential. There are actually features that would only work if your health tracker is synced or connected to your Android or iOS device. So, when you’re having syncing issues,

What to do if the GPS is not working on your Fitbit Versa?

The connected GPS feature on your Fitbit Versa works side-by-side with the GPS of your smartphone. Needless to say, in order for you to get GPS data, including pace and route for your workout, you must select a GPS exercise from the Exercise app on your device and bring a GPS-enabled phone with you. In

Why don’t I see my heart rate on my Fitbit Ionic?

We have received reports from some users saying that their Fitbit Ionic no longer shows their heart rate. Fitbit devices have pretty simple and straightforward processes and features. The heart rate monitor is one of its selling points so it should work without any problem at all. But since you’re here face-to-face with this problem,

How to change time on Fitbit | Fix time on your Fitbit

If you’re constantly on the move and crosses time zones all the time, you may want to make sure that your Fitbit device’s clock is accurate. In this short tutorial, we’ll show you the steps on how to change the time on your Fitbit device. For demonstration purposes, we use a Fitbit Versa to show

How to do I erase my Fitbit Versa?

Some of our readers have asked us how to erase their Fitbit Versa. By erasing they mean how to wipe off their records and other data from their watch. This can be done through a reset which not only erases your data, it also brings the watch back to its factory settings and configuration. Your

Fitbit Versa Screen Wake no longer works when turning the wrist

Fitbit Versa’s Screen Wake feature allows users to set their trackers to automatically turn the screen on with a turn of the wrist. This is a pretty good feature as you only have to activate it by a single movement. However, some users are complaining that their trackers no longer wakes the screen if they

Fitbit Versa’s silent alarm stopped working

The Fitbit Versa’s silent alarm uses vibration to gently awake or alert you at the time specified. You can set up to 8 alarms to occur once or on multiple days of the week. However, some users have been complaining that the silent alarm on their trackers no longer works. Such problem could be temporary

How to fix Fitbit Ionic that won’t update its firmware

Firmware updates are important because they often come with fixes to most pressing issues owners reported as well as patches to some vulnerabilities that were discovered after the release of the device. Your Fitbit Ionic should be able to receive updates every time they’re rolled out but some owners reported that their trackers could not

How to fix Fitbit Versa that won’t connect to WiFi?

Your Fitbit Versa is more than just a health tracker, it’s a smartwatch. Being able to connect to the Internet and other devices is what made it “smart.” But some users have been complaining about their Versa that reportedly won’t connect to their WiFi network. In this post, I will guide you in troubleshooting your