How do I sync Fitbit to iPhone?

Answered by Ricardo McCardle

To sync your Fitbit to your iPhone, you’ll need to follow a few simple steps. Here’s a detailed guide on how to do it:

1. Download the Fitbit app: Go to the App Store on your iPhone and search for “Fitbit.” Download and install the Fitbit app onto your device. It’s free to download.

2. Set up your Fitbit app: Open the Fitbit app and create a new account or log in with your existing Fitbit account. Follow the on-screen instructions to set up your profile, including entering your height, weight, age, and gender. This information will be used to personalize your Fitbit experience.

3. Add your Fitbit device: Once you’ve set up your profile, tap on the “Account” tab at the bottom right corner of the app. Then, tap on “Set Up a Device” and select the type of Fitbit device you have (e.g., Fitbit Charge, Fitbit Versa, etc.).

4. Follow the on-screen instructions: Your Fitbit app will guide you through the process of connecting your device to your iPhone. Make sure Bluetooth is enabled on your iPhone, as this is how your Fitbit will sync with your device.

5. Enter the code: During the setup process, your Fitbit device will display a code that you’ll need to enter on your iPhone. This code ensures that your Fitbit is connecting to the correct device. Enter the code on your iPhone when prompted.

6. Choose syncing preferences: After you’ve successfully connected your Fitbit to your iPhone, you’ll be prompted to choose your syncing preferences. You can set your Fitbit to sync automatically in the background, or you can choose to manually sync it yourself by opening the Fitbit app.

7. Start syncing: Once you’ve chosen your syncing preferences, your Fitbit will start syncing with your iPhone. This process may take a few moments, so be patient. You can check the progress by opening the Fitbit app and going to the “Dashboard” tab.

8. Troubleshooting tips: If you’re having trouble syncing your Fitbit to your iPhone, make sure that Bluetooth is turned on and that your Fitbit device is charged. You may also try restarting both your Fitbit device and your iPhone. If the issue persists, you can visit the Fitbit website or contact their customer support for further assistance.

By following these steps, you should be able to successfully sync your Fitbit to your iPhone. Once synced, you’ll be able to track your activity, view your stats, and receive notifications on your Fitbit device. Happy syncing!