What should I do if I am unable to sync my mass storage fitness device using Garmin Express?
What should I do if I am unable to sync my mass storage fitness device using Garmin Express? If this occurs, follow these troubleshooting steps: Ensure that Garmin Express is up to date If Garmin Express states that the device is not connected, choose the appropriate link below to troubleshoot the device connection: Windows Mac OS Ensure that the software is up to date on the Garmin fitness device If Garmin Express displays a server error, follow the steps in the FAQ What should I do if I ...
How do I create an advanced workout in Garmin Connect?
To create an advanced workout in Garmin Connect: Sign into Garmin Connect Locate Workouts widget on Dashboard1 From widget, Select + icon (upper right) to create a new Workout From the Workouts page, you will have the ability to create, modify, duplicate or delete a workout. To learn more about advanced workouts, please see the Workouts & Training Plans section of the Garmin Connect User Guide. Edge Products: 200 Regular Workouts 50 Scheduled Workouts Forerunner Products: 25 Workouts 50 ...
Do I need a foot pod to get speed and distance indoors using devices with a built-in accelerometer?
Do I need a foot pod to get speed and distance indoors using devices with a built-in accelerometer? However, the built-in accelerometer in the devices below will provide this information while running indoors or when no GPS signal is available. A calibrated Foot Pod will provide a more accurate measurement.*Devices with built-in accelerometer: epix fenix 2/3 Forerunner 220/225/620/920XT vivoactive In essence, the built-in accelerometer on these devices provides all of the same data without ...
Why is the memory full on my device after connecting it to a computer running Windows 8 or newer?
Windows versions 8 and newer include a built-in backup feature called File History that can place unwanted files on the internal memory of some Garmin devices. Press the Windows key + X on the keyboard Click Control Panel Click Save backup copies of your files with File History1 Click Turn Off After File History is turned off, the data must be deleted from the device. Press the Windows key + E on the keyboard Click This PC (Windows 8 / 8.1 - skip this step) Open the Garmin drive Right-click ...
What is the order of precedence for run cadence on my Garmin device?
What is the order of precedence for run cadence on my Garmin device? Some Garmin devices can display run cadence from one of multiple cadence options, depending on which accessories are used with it. Calculates cadence from foot that has foot pod.
How do I download satellite data to my Garmin Fitness and Multisport devices?
How do I download satellite data to my Garmin Fitness and Multisport devices? Devices capable of downloading satellite information include: Edge 510/810 and newer Edge devices epix Fenix 2/3 Forerunner 220/620 and newer Forerunner devices tactix Bravo To download GPS information:Computer: Connect your Garmin Fitness or Multisport device to your computer via a USB port and sync with the Garmin Express application. All Bluetooth compatible devices will get three days worth of satellite ...
What can I try if my Garmin Foot Pod will not connect or loses connection with my Garmin device?
What can I try if my Garmin Foot Pod will not connect or loses connection with my Garmin device? If a Garmin device is unable to pair, consider the following: Activate accessory within main menu of device* Restart scan for foot pod Change battery in foot pod Update device software using Garmin Express Ensure foot pod is securely attached to shoelaces If the issue persists, the radio frequency (RF) the foot pod outputs to the device may be getting blocked by either your body or other RF ...
Is my phone compatible with Garmin’s Bluetooth Smart products?
Where can I find ANT+ pairing procedures for my Garmin Fitness or Health and Wellness Device?
Where can I find ANT+ pairing procedures for my Garmin Fitness or Health and Wellness Device? After you pair for the first time, your Garmin device should automatically recognize the accessory each time it s activatedGarmin ANT+ fitness sensors include2: Bike Cadence Sensor (BCS) Bike Speed Sensor (BSS) Foot Pod Heart Rate Monitor (Hard Strap) HRM-Run Soft Strap Premium Heart Rate Monitor Speed/Cadence Bike Sensor (GSC10) tempe (Ext Temp Sensor) NOTE: Paring methods and sensor compatibility ...
Why did my Forerunner 220/620 fail to update the GPS software?
Why did my Forerunner 220/620 fail to update the GPS software? When updating the GPS chipset software on your Forerunner 220/620, you may get an, "update failed" message. To successfully update GPS chipset: Plug device into computer Use Garmin Express to download Firmware 2.50 (or later) and GPS chipset software Safely eject device Install software update (may get update failed message) Plug device back into computer Use Garmin Express to download GPS chipset software Safely eject device ...
How do I pair the heart rate monitor to my Forerunner 220/620?
Forerunner 220 and 620 can use a Garmin Heart Rate Monitor to receive heart rate data. To pair the heart rate monitor with the Forerunner, the heart rate monitor needs to be worn during the pairing process. To pair the heart rate monitor: Go to Menu (three lines on 620) Select Settings Select Sensors Select Add Sensor Select Heart rate monitor Wait until Heart Rate Found message appears The heart rate monitor is now paired.
Why does my Forerunner 220/620 recognize my recovery step as a run step in my Workout that I downloaded from Garmin Connect?
Why does my Forerunner 220/620 recognize my recovery step as a run step in my Workout that I downloaded from Garmin Connect? Currently on the Forerunner 220/620 recovery steps for custom Workouts display as a run step on the watch when performing the custom Workout on the device. This occurs because the device software is unable to display the recovery step correctly at this time.