How to See and Reply to Messages on Fitbit Versa 2

read messages on Versa 2, reply to messages on Versa 2

The Fitbit Versa 2 is an epic smartwatch with lots of nice features, one of such amazing features is that you can receive text message notifications from your iPhone or Android smartphones on your Fitbit Versa 2 and you can also reply with voice, quick replies, or emojis. Receiving text messages on your Fitbit Versa 2 does requires that it is paired with a compatible smartphone via Bluetooth and should be within the range of maximum 100 meters. In this post, I will show you how you can receive and reply to messages from your iOS or Android smartphone on your Fitbit Versa 2.

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How to Read and Answer Messages on Fitbit Versa 2

In other to be able to receive messages on Versa 2, you must set it up from the Fitbit app or Fitbit.com website which also offers three options to reply to messages via voice replies, preset quick replies, and emojis. To enable message notifications and quick replies on Versa 2, simply follow the steps below.

  1. Step 1: Open up the Fitbit app and log in to your Fitbit account. Your screen will take you to Fitbit today’s screen.
  2. Step 2: Tap on the profile icon at the top left corner of the screen. This will take you to the account screen.
  3. Step 3: Tap on your Fitbit Versa 2 In the list of connected devices, The Fitbit Versa 2 interface will be displayed.
  4. Step 4: Tap on notifications, and the notification screen will be displayed. Turn notifications for calls if you want to answer calls when connected to headphone Bluetooth. Also, Tap on “App notifications” to select apps you want to receive notifications from.
  5. Step 5: Tap on text messages and tap on the toggle to switch on text message notifications. You will automatically start receiving text messages sent on your iOS or Android smartphone on your Fitbit Versa 2.
  6. Also switch on the voice reply option to be able to reply to messages with your voice.
  7. Just below the voice reply option, tap on quick replies to manage and customize the default 5 quick replies as well as add emojis. This will allow you to reply to messages with quick replies and emojis on the Versa 2.

That is how to setup message notifications and quick replies on Fitbit Versa 2. You can only reply to messages with quick replies and your voice unlike Galaxy Watch Active 2 that allows you to type your reply from the watch.

How to Turn-Off and Restart Fitbit Versa 2

How to turn off and restart fitbit Versa 2

If you just got Fitbit Versa 2 and you are wondering how to turn it off. It is very simple. Fitbit is not like some smartwatches like the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 that all you need to do is to hold on to the power button for a couple of seconds to turn it off. The single left button on the Versa 2 functions as a shortcut button and the back button to go back to the previous menu. In this post, I will walk you through on how to shutdown or turn off and restarting your Fitbit Versa 2.

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How to Turn Off and Restart Fitbit Versa 2

To turn off the Versa 2, you will have to go to the settings app;

  1. Step 1: From the home screen, swipe to the left to review your apps.
  2. Step 2: Swipe again until you find the settings icon.
  3. Step 3: Tap on the Settings icon and scroll all the way to the bottom till you see about.
  4. Step 4: Tap on about and scroll down until you see shutdown.
  5. Step 5: Tap on shutdown, your Fitbit is gonna vibrate and ask; if you do want to shutdown?
  6. Step 7: Tap on yes to proceed to shutdown.
  7. And this will automatically shutdown the device. If you want to turn back on the Versa 2, it is likewise very simple;

  8. Step 1; Single tap on the left button.
  9. Step 2: Your fitbit logo will appear, and will take 9secs to bring your watch face. With that, your watch has been turned on.

How to Change Fitbit Versa 2 Watch Face

How to Change Fitbit Versa 2 Watch Face

One of the benefits of using Fitbit Versa 2 is that you can always change the clock faces to suit your taste. There are lots of watch faces to choose from to define your style. Many of these watch faces are free while most are paid options. In this post, I’ll show you how to change the watch face of Fitbit Versa 2.

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How to Change Fitbit Versa 2 Watch Face

  1. Go to Fitbit app from your smartphone, log in.
  2. Tap on the profile icon at the left corner, it will show you the list of connected devices, then tap on Versa 2.
  3. Tap on your Fitbit Versa 2, this will take you to the device interface, tap on clock faces.
  4. Then tap on all clocks and select your desired clock faces.

Note:that most of these watch faces are paid options and would only allow you to try it out for a short period of time, after which you would be required to pay for it.

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 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.