Fitbit setup – how it works

When ye set a fitness tracker from Fitbit, you must set it as the first using the Fitbit setup. We tell you below how exactly this works and what you need to consider their case.

Fitbit setup - how it works

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Fitbit has done with the Fitbit Surge and the Fitbit Charge HR attracted attention in recent years and brought some very good fitness tracker on the market. If you have bought you one, but you are not sure, we set up your device and the Fitbit app correctly, we will help you. To track reliably your weight, you also can use the Fitbit scale.

fitbit-setup-2The Fitbit setup can be carried out using a smartphone.

Fitbit Setup: So you furnish the tracker

If you call a Fitbit Tracker your own, you can set up this several ways. The easiest way is probably the device with a compatible mobile device. To find out before you buy if your smartphone or tablet is compatible with the fitness tracker, looking at the official Fitbit website * according to compatible devices. Also, not every app is compatible with Fitbit &# 8211; how it looks with Fitbit and Runtastic, we tell you elsewhere.
Important: Without the first means you can not operate the tracker. When a mobile device it does the following:

  1. Invite the Fitbit app from the App Store, Google Play or the Windows Store. For that you need an active account at each store.
  2. The app installed.
  3. Opens the app after installation and type the command: "Member of Fitbit be".
  4. Now you give one all the required information and feeds your Fitbit Tracker to the respective mobile device.
  5. Done!
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Setup for Fitbit on the PC / Mac

If it is more convenient for you, you can also make a PC or Mac to set up the fitness tracker. If your PC or Mac has Bluetooth, you can even handle completely wireless setup. Otherwise, you connect the device using the supplied charging cable.

Fitbit setupFitbit setup for the PC / Mac: help is also available on the official website of the company.
  • In Windows 10 you can the right Fitbit app directly from the App Store of the system search, find and download. As you can install 10 apps under Windows and uninstall, you can find out with us.
  • For all other versions of Windows and Mac you have to download a specific Fitbit setup and install. On the Fitbit Setup page * it selects the desired platform.
  • Completed the installation process, and sets up the new Fitbit device if you will prompted.
  • You can create a Fitbit account or do it on the website of Fitbit directly in the setup: Fitbit Login *

If you've followed all the instructions, it can already go well: Buckle up your new fitness trackers to and be active! By the way - all data and activities can you see in the browser in the Fitbit dashboard.


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