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How do I export my Fitbit account data?

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Export your GPS data, community data, or an archive of your account data using the fitbit.com dashboard. Fitbit data isn’t available for deleted accounts.

If you received a data export email from Fitbit and didn’t make the request, change your password. For more information, see How do I change or reset my Fitbit password?

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How do I export my Fitbit account data?

Export up to 31 days of your recent Fitbit data, or an archive of your Fitbit data for the lifetime of your account.

To export your recent Fitbit account data:
  1. From the fitbit.com dashboard, click the gear icon .
  2. Click Settings > Data Export.
  3. Choose the time period and data you want to include, and the file format. 
  4. Click Download
To export a complete archive of your Fitbit account data:
  1. From the fitbit.com dashboard, click the gear icon .
  2. Click Settings > Data Export.
  3. Under Export Your Account Archive, click Request Data.
  4. You’ll receive an email at the address associated with your Fitbit account. Open the email and confirm your data archive request. 
  5. You’ll receive another email with a link to download your Fitbit account data. 
  6. Download and save the data file to your computer. If you have a Fitbit family account, you’ll see separate folders for each child account.
Note that if you have a large amount of Fitbit data it can take up to a few days to generate your account data archive. Check the status of your request in your Data Export account settings.

What Fitbit data can I export?

Data typeWhat is it?
ActivitySteps, distance, active minutes, calories, floors, heart rate, stationary time, cardio fitness score, and more. For more information, see How do I export my Fitbit GPS data?
ExerciseExercise history, exercise logs
SocialChallenges, badges, community feed posts, and comments. For more information, see How do I export my Fitbit community data?
SleepTime asleep, times awake
CoachA summary of your Fitbit Coach workouts
CorporateWellness program information, including challenges
LogsFood, water, exercise, weight logs
ProfileProfile picture, child accounts, display name, sex, date of birth, age, height, weight, and other account settings

How do I export my Fitbit community data?

Export your community forum data, like posts and comments, or the personal information you used to make your profile. 

To export community forum data:

  1. Go to your community settings.
  2. Under the Personal Information tab, click on the type of data you want to export.
  3. Save the downloaded file to your computer.

How do I export my Fitbit GPS data?

Export data for GPS exercises to a Training Center XML (TCX) file, which displays GPS data as activities. Note that TCX files only show data for exercises that use GPS. 

To export GPS data:
  1. From your fitbit.com dashboard, click Log > Activities.
  2. In your Activity History, find the activity with GPS data that you want to export and click View Details.
  3. Click the 3 dots > Export as TCX file. Save the downloaded file to your computer.
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Last updated: April 3, 2019
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