How to Factory Reset Fitbit Versa 2

How to reset Fitbit Versa 2

The new Fitbit Versa 2 is a very refined smartwatch. It has many fitness tracking features, it can track your sleep, heart rate, stress, and many more. I have been using the rose gold model for a couple of weeks now and I so much love this smartwatch. It comes in different colors with beautiful designs and you can change the straps as much as you want. In this post, I am going to show you how you can do a soft reset as well as a hard reset on the Fitbit Versa 2.

How to do both soft and hard reset

How to do Soft Reset on Versa 2

  1. Step 1: Press and hold the left button for a couple of seconds.
  2. Step 2 : This will show you whatever shortcut has been assigned, keep holding it until it turns off.
  3. Step 3: Release your hands and your watch will reset.

How to do Hard Reset on Versa 2

  1. Step 1: Swipe to settings.
  2. Step 2: Tap on settings.
  3. Step3: Scroll to the bottom, tap about.
  4. Step 4: Scroll down almost at the bottom, you will see factory reset.
  5. Step 5: Tap on factory reset.
  6. Step 6: Tap on accept and your smartwatch will turn off and come back to new.

Note that this will wipe off every data and apps on your smartwatch. If you agree with this;

How to Use Google Maps on Galaxy Watch Active 2 and Galaxy Watch 3

how to use google maps on Active 2

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 runs on Tizen OS as a result you can’t use Google maps your Samsung smartwatches except through a third-party app. In this post, I am going to outline guidelines on how to use Google maps on your Active 2, Galaxy Watch, or even the Galaxy Watch 3.

How to Use Google Maps On Galaxy Watch Active 2

    First option Paid app

  1. First, download and install Navigation Pro to your watch from the Galaxy store. Then open the app and it will prompt you to download the app to your phone.
  2. Go to Playstore and search for Navigation pro and then download it on your smart device as this cannot work without a smartphone.
  3. Open Google maps and tap on your destination and long tap on the direction button to start routes navigation. This will automatically start the app on your smartwatch. The will speak out navigation as you move to your destination.
  4. To terminate the navigation tracking, tap on the cancel icon from the app to stop tracking your routes.
    Note: This is a paid app, you will need to pay to activate this app to work with Google maps.

First option, Free app

The second option I use to track my routes is Navigation Wear, this app is free and it works with Google Map very well and can help you easily locate your destination by speaking to you from your watch. The process is pretty much about the same as the first method.

  1. First, download Naviagtion Wear from Galaxy Store to your watch and also install the app on your phone.
  2. Next, open Google Maps, tap on your destination and long press on directions to start route tracking.
  3. This will automatically start the Navigation Wear app on your Active 2.

These navigation apps will work for Galaxy Watch 3, Galaxy Watch, Active 2, and Gear S3 smartwatches.

How to Setup Fitbit Versa 2 to Work With Your Phone

How to reset Fitbit Versa 2

Fitbit Versa 2 requires the Fitbit App to work properly. This will allow you to add music, watch faces, and apps to your Versa 2. The Fitbit App requires a smartphone running on Apple iOS 12.2 or higher or Android OS 7.0 or higher to work. This post will show you how to set up the Versa 2 to walk with your phone.

Step-by-Step Guide to Setup Fitbit Versa 2

For you to set up your Fitbit Versa 2 to work with your smartphone you will have to follow the following guidelines.

  1. Go to playstore if you have an Android phone or iOS store if you have an iPhone and search for Fitbit app and then download the Fitbit app on your phone and open it.
  2. Then you will have to turn on your Bluetooth on your phone to connect with your Versa 2.
  3. Create a your Fitbit account or sign in if you are an existing user. Then click on the profile icon up at the left corner of your phone and then tap on setup a new device.
  4. Find Versa 2 and tap on it.
  5. You will need to charge the Versa 2 as its part of the pairing process, so fix the Versa 2 in the charging dock to continue.
  6. Wait for Versa 2 to pair, the watch wil now show a code you will have to enter on your phone.
  7. The app will ask you to connect to any available Wifi network to download the latest Fitbit Versa 2 update.
  8. The Versa 2 will now download the latest update and you see a success mesage which signals the end of the setup process.
  9. You are all set!, Versa 2 will walk you through the setup process, while you can check the Fitbit App to manage your watch.

How to Setup Samsung Galaxy Watch – Step-by-step Guide

How to Setup Samsung Galaxy Watch

The Samsung Galaxy Watch is indeed one of the most refined watches you can buy. It looks like a traditional watch and very attractive on my wrist. I just got the 46mm and I’m going to show you how to set up this smartwatch to work with your compatible phone.

How to Setup Samsung Galaxy Watch

  1. Step 1.
  2. Download the Galaxy wearable app from play store, Galaxy store or iOS store if you use an Apple phone.

  3. Step 2.
  4. Press and hold down the home button (lower button) on the Galaxy watch for a couple of seconds to turn it on.

  5. Step 3
  6. Click on get started and the app will request to connect to your Galaxy watch, accept. The App will now download the Galaxy Watch plugin which can take some seconds depending on the speed of your internet connection.

  7. Step 4.
  8. Click on the code you received on your Galaxy watch to start the pairing process. The app will now download the Galaxy watch plugging to your phone.

  9. Step 4.

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Tap on Agree and “Ok” to link the Galaxy Watch plugin with the Galaxy Watch, then select options and tap next to finish the pairing process.

Conclusion, the pairing process is now complete, the Galaxy Watch will now walk you through the basics on how to use the watch.

How to Setup Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 – Step-by-Step Guide

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 is one of the trending smartwatches. Though it was released last year, it is still one of the best smartwatches on the market. This watch succeeded the Galaxy Watch Active with some additional amazing features added to it. The digital rotating bezel is one of its fine features and its 1.4 inches (44mm) AMOLED display is also easy to read. I just received my Galaxy Watch Active 2 and I’ll show you how to set it up to work properly with a compatible phone.

How to Setup Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2

  1. Step 1.
  2. Download the Galaxy wearable app from the galaxy store, playstore or iOS store if you use an iPhone

  3. Step 2.
  4. Hold down the lower button to switch on the watch.

  5. Step 3.
  6. Click on get started from the Galaxy wearable app to start the pairing process. The app will request to connect to Active 2, click yes, and it’ll start downloading the Galaxy Active 2 plugin which can take a while to complete.

  7. Step 4.
  8. Click to accept the code you received on both the watch and phone to pair your watch and your phone.

  9. Step 5.
  10. Click on agree, select all and click next to finish the pairing process.

  11. Step 6.

Congratulations! You are done setting up your Samsung Galaxy Watch Active two by pairing it with your watch.

Conclusion, Active 2 will now walk you through the basics of how to use the watch.