Pairing Fitbit Flex to a Computer



Step by step tutorial how to pairing your Fitbit Flex to a computer (Mac or PC) please follow this guide:

Once Fitbit Connect is installed on your computer, you can pair your Flex to your account. This will sync your data, allow you to manage device settings, and set goals.

Pairing Fitbit Flex to Mac

  1. On the Menu Bar of your Mac, click the Fitbit Connect icon and choose Open Main Menu.flex-4
  2. From the Main Menu, select Set Up a New Fitbit Device.
  3. Account Setup: Select New to Fitbit if you don’t already have a Fitbit.com account or Select Existing User to log into your existing Fitbit.com account. NOTE: Only one Fitbit tracker can be paired to an account. If you currently have another Fitbit tracker paired to your account and want to continue using it, choose Don’t Replace to continue setup using a different email address. Choose Replace Tracker to remove your other tracker from the account, and replace it with your Flex. 
  4. Enter or confirm your personal information and click Next. This information personalizes your Fitbit experience and improves the accuracy of your calorie burn and distance data. This personal information is, by default, only visible to your friends, but you can adjust your privacy settings from your Fitbit.com account to control what information is shared with others.
  5. Choose Flex as the device you’re setting up.
  6. Follow the onscreen instructions to remove the Flex tracker from the wristband, charge, and reinsert the tracker into your preferred wristband.
  7. Insert the wireless sync dongle and click Next.
  8. Fitbit Connect will search for your Flex. Once found, the lights on your Flex will begin to blink. Tap the window of your Flex two times with your finger until it vibrates. If Fitbit Connect can’t find your Flex, click Not working and follow the onscreen instructions for further help.
  9. Once Fitbit Connect shows that linking is complete, you Next to continue.
  10. You’re all set. Click Go to Dashboard to track your activity and configure your account settings.

Pairing Fitbit Flex to PC

  1. In the Windows System Tray, right-click the Fitbit Connect icon and choose Open Main Menu.flex-5
  2. From the Main Menu, select Set Up a New Fitbit Device.
  3. Account Setup: Select New to Fitbit if you don’t already have a Fitbit.com account or select Existing User to log into your existing Fitbit.com account. NOTE: Only one Fitbit tracker can be paired to an account. If you currently have another Fitbit tracker paired to your account and want to continue using it, choose Don’t Replace to continue setup using a different email address. Choose Replace Tracker to remove your other tracker from the account, and replace it with your Flex. 
  4. Enter or confirm your personal information and click Next. This information personalizes your Fitbit experience and improves the accuracy of your calorie burn and distance data. This personal information is, by default, only visible to your friends, but you can adjust your privacy settings from your Fitbit.com account to control what information is shared with others.
  5. Choose Flex as the device you’re setting up.
  6. Follow the onscreen instructions to remove the Flex tracker from the wristband, charge, and reinsert the tracker into your preferred wristband.
  7. Once you’ve inserted the wireless sync dongle, click Next.
  8. Fitbit Connect will search for your Flex. Once found, the lights on your Flex will begin to blink. Tap the window of your Flex two times with your finger until it vibrates. If Fitbit Connect can’t find your Flex, click Not working and follow the onscreen instructions for further help.
  9. Once Fitbit Connect shows that linking is complete, click Next to continue.
  10. You’re all set. Click Go to Dashboard to track your activity and configure your account settings.

Wireless sync Fitbit Flex to a computer

Wireless syncing to Fitbit.com is automatic, as long as:

  • Your computer is powered on, awake, and connected to the internet
  • The wireless sync dongle is plugged in
  • Fitbit Connect is installed and running

Your Flex tracker will sync whenever it is within 20 feet of your computer. You can Force Sync your Flex by clicking on the Fitbit Connect icon, which is located by the time and date on your computer. Select Sync Now to start the force sync.

Next step is: Setting up Fitbit Flex on a Mobile Device



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