Getting your Fitbit Flex Setup will need to do some work when you first get the Flex but don’t worry performing Fitbit Flex Setup only takes a few minutes. Once you open the Flex, remove the tracker that is inserted into the large wristband. Start charging it using the included USB charger to more than 60% battery power and follow the step by step to set up the Flex.
Fitbit Flex Setup Using Smartphone
Fitbit Flex is compatible with iOS and Android smartphone. You can use do the Fitbit app to perform the whole Fitbit Flex Setup. Download the app either for the iOS and the Android version. If you previously don’t have one a Fitbit account you’ll need to create one. The app should have been installed if you have previously used one of other trackers from Fitbit but it is best you update the app to the latest version. Install the app into the phone and create an account. Now pair the tracker to the app. Three lights should blink a few times on the tracker as there is more than 60 percent battery charged. Verify that you have the right Flex added to your account by tapping on it two times. You may slot in it back into the wristband and wear it.
Fitbit Flex Setup Using Computer
It is possible to use the Flex though you do not have smartphone, but you will need to be near a PC or Mac computer to be able to sync to the tracker. Use a small USB dongle that come with the tracker to sync your tracker with the Fitbit service. Connect it into USB port on your computer and then download and install the required software from Fitbit website. Now follow the step by step on the software screen for setting up your Flex.
If you don’t have an account, you’ll need to create one, or if you already have one, you just need to log in using your existing account. Choose the Flex tracker from the list. The rest of the step is similar to the setup using smartphone. Sync the tracker to the app. You should see three lights flashing mentioning that there is more than 60 percent of battery. Tap on the tracker screen twice to confirm you have the right Flex. You can keep your tracker to sync by having the USB dongle plugged and the Fitbit app running on your computer. Now you successfully perform Fitbit Flex Setup and wear your tracker.