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?
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.
Can I use my Bluetooth headphones with my mobile device while it is connected via Bluetooth to my Garmin Device?
Can I use my Bluetooth headphones with my mobile device while it is connected via Bluetooth to my Garmin Device? Garmin models which connect via Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)1 should still allow your Smartphone to connect to your Bluetooth headphones as the headphones typically connect via a non-BLE method. 1To learn more about what Garmin devices support BLE along with which mobile devices Garmin deems compatible please visit: www.garmin.com/BLE
Will my Garmin device work while connected to the External Power Pack?
The external power pack will supply power without using battery power on compatible devices that use removable batteries. Devices will be useable when the external power pack is plugged directly into the device, with the exception of devices that require a charging clip, which will display the charging screen. * The External Power Pack can charge the NiMH Battery Pack and the Lithium-ion Battery Pack on compatible devices.
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? The source for pace/speed while running outside comes from GPS. When a Garmin Foot Pod is paired with a compatible Garmin device you will get cadence, speed/pace and distance data when there is no GPS signal such as when running indoors. However, the built-in accelerometer in the devices below will provide this information while running indoors or when no GPS signal is available.
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 Edge 510/810/1000 or Forerunner 220/620/920XT?
How do I download satellite data to my Edge 510/810/1000 or Forerunner 220/620/920XT? Satellite location data, or ephemeris data, gives GPS devices needed information to acquire and maintain a GPS fix. Most devices will collect this data by searching for satellites for 10-20 minutes during the first satellite acquisition however the Edge 510/810/1000 and Forerunner 220/620/920XT can pre-load this ephemeris data enabling a faster satellite acquisition.
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?
Is my phone compatible with Garmin s Bluetooth Smart productsBluetooth Smart is a low energy, power-efficient technology that can be found in some of the newer Smartphones on the market today. Several Garmin devices utilize Bluetooth Smart to wirelessly sync with these Smartphones when they are running the Garmin Connect Mobile app. The following phones have been tested by Garmin and deemed compatible to work with our Bluetooth Smart devices: Android Apple Is your phone not listed?
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 ...
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 ...
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.