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Garmin Connect is a popular app to track your day-to-day activities and fitness stats. You can easily access and analyze your daily routine and create customized cycling, hiking and running courses on the go. The app allows you to compare your current record with previous stats to check on your fitness progress. With Garmin Connect application in your phone, you can enjoy the following features:

  • Customized cycling, hiking and running courses
  • View completed workouts
  • Get a thorough summary of your daily steps taken and distance traveled
  • Check the percentage of calories burned
  • Connect with your friends and view their workouts activities
  • Create your own workout
  • Receive badges on goal completion
  • Analyze your weight goals
  • Sync your device with other fitness apps
  • Share your daily activities with others
  • Get age-based preset workouts

How To Fix Garmin Connect App Crashing Issue In iOS?

It was seen recently that Garmin Connect kept on crashing on Apple phones. Many of the regular users of this app have been complaining of this issue. If you are also facing this issue, worry not since Garmin has launched a latest update and removed that crashing bug altogether. To download the latest version of Garmin Connect for your iPhone, click here. Now you can easily access the following pages without worrying about app crashing on your iPhone device:

  • Activity Option
  • Sounds & Alerts
  • Activity Tracking
  • General

How To Make A Course On Your Garmin Connect?

Garmin connect offers various courses which you can select, or you can make your own course by following these steps:

Step 1

Start your app and open the Training page. You can find it in left side drag menu.

Step 2

Now select the Courses page and click on ‘Create A Course’ option. You can choose the course from Hiking, Running or cycling options.

Step 3

Select the Custom Drawing method. If you want to add a round trip, then you can use the Round-Trip method.

Step 4

From the map, select your starting point or search it from the Search bar. Repeat this step to make other courses till your complete course is finished.

Step 5

Give a name to your course and click on the Save New Course button. Your new course will be completed.

How To Make An Advanced Workout On Garmin Connect?

Garmin Connect allows you to create personalized workout plans according to your age and weight. You can make a specific training program and set a fitness goal. You can create a personalized workout and send it on your Garmin device by following these steps:

  • Start the Garmin Connect app in your phone and select the ‘Menu’ option.
  • Click on ‘Training’ and select ‘Workouts’.
  • Click on the ‘+’ icon and select your preferred workout type.
  • Create the duration, performance level and set a name for your workout and save it.
  • Go to the ‘Workouts’ page and select the workout you created.
  • Click on the ‘Share’ icon select the device you want to send it.
  • Click and Done and your workout will be sent to your Garmin Device.

How To Update Device Software Via Garmin Connect App?

This is the best part about having Garmin Connect in your smartphone. You do not have to connect your device using a wire and going through the software update process as Garmin connect automatically updates the device software in the background. You just have to enable the automatic update option and your device will be updated to the latest software when an update is available.

Garmin connect may take up-to 7 days to update a Garmin device depending on the update. If you want to update your Garmin device instantly, you can take use of Garmin Express application. Just download and install the Garmin Express in your computer and update your Garmin device instantly. Garmin Express will issue an update as soon as an update for your registered device is available. But you have to connect your device with your computer and follow the device update instructions.

How To Export files From Your Garmin Connect Account?

You can easily export a .TCX, .GPX or a .FIT format file by following the following steps:

  • Sign into your Garmin Connect account.
  • Click on the ‘Menu’ option on the left side of the screen.
  • Select the ‘Activities’ page from the toolbar.
  • Click on the gear icon on the upper-right corner.
  • You will see various options like ‘Send To Device’, ‘Save As Course’, and various export options.
  • Select on the file type you want to export and follow the instructions. You can also use the ‘Export The Original Option’.

How To Troubleshoot Bluetooth Connection issue on Windows 10 mobile?

Follow these points to resolve the Bluetooth connection issues on your Windows 10 mobile phone.

  • Make sure that your device was released before October 2017 as Garmin has stopped Windows 10 support in October 2017.
  • Make sure that your device is running on the latest software.
  • Check that your device meets the minimum Bluetooth requirements.
  • Check that Bluetooth is enabled in your phone and put it on ‘Visible For All Device’.
  • Un-pair your current device and try to pair it with another smartphone.
  • Try to reset your device if it is not getting connected. Press the power key for 10 seconds and turn it ON. Try to connect again.

How To Sync Strava With Garmin Connect?

Unable to sync your Garmin Connect with Strava? Here is how you can sync it with Garmin Connect within seconds:

  • If you haven’t linked your Strava account, you can do that by visiting the Third-Party Apps option in Settings.
  • Connect your Garmin Device with Strava via Bluetooth.
  • As soon as both the activities are connected, you can view the Garmin Connect data on your Strava.
  • The app will automatically sync, and you can track your last 90 days’ activities on Strava.

Common Garmin Connect Issues 2019

Even though Garmin Connect runs smoothly on all the devices, these are some common issues which a user may face:

  • Unable to sync with Garmin device
  • Steps not showing in Garmin Connect application
  • Garmin Connect not connecting with smartphone
  • Bluetooth sync issue
  • App freezing
  • App not working after update
  • Unable to Sign-in to Garmin Connect account
  • Garmin Connect crashing
  • Garmin Connect wont Sync
  • Garmin device is paired but not syncing the data
  • Server maintenance
  • Challenges not working
  • Unable to connect with iPhone watch

It is possible that you may have come across one of these issues in the past or may be facing one of them now. If yes, call on 1-833-201-7905 and talk to an Garmin tech expert or you can visit the Garmin support.

Garmin Connect FAQ

Can I download Garmin Connect app on my Apple Mac?

No, Garmin Connect is a smartphone application. It is only available for Android, iPhone and Windows phones. You can download Garmin Express for your Apple Mac.

Can we pair Garmin Connect with Fitbit?

In the recent update, Garmin Connect has come with Fitbit support. You can pair your device form the setting and sync your Fitbit data with Garmin Connect. You can also save the Fitbit data on your Garmin Connect app.

Can I sync Garmin Connect with Apple Health?

Any device with version 2.6 or newer is capable to pairing and syncing with Apple Health. You have to pair your Garmin Connect with Apple Health and wait for the automatic sync to complete. After the syncing is completed, you can enjoy Apple Health in your device.

How to track activity on my Vivofit and Vivosmart Devices?

You can take help from Garmin Activity Trackers or pair your device with Garmin Connect. With Garmin Connect active in your phone, you can easily track your day-to-day activity.

Why does I am getting incorrect activity information in my Garmin Connect?

It may have happened due to a fault in your device and app syncing. You can try to un-pair your device and pair it again or check for your daily activity on Garmin Connect Calendar to make sure that you have created a desired plan.

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