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How do I change the time on my Fitbit device?

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The time on your Fitbit device may be wrong after you travel to a different time zone or when clocks change for Daylight Savings. 

Sync your Fitbit device to see the correct time. For more information, see How do Fitbit devices sync their data?

How do I fix the time on my Fitbit device?

If you changed time zones and the time on your device is still incorrect after syncing, make sure the time zone setting is correct:
  • iPhones & iPads
    1. In the Fitbit app, tap the Today tab User-added image > your profile picture > Advanced Settings.
    2. Under Time Zone, turn off the Set Automatically option.
    3. Tap Time Zone and select the correct time zone.
    4. Sync your Fitbit device.
  • Android phones
    1. In the Fitbit app, tap the Today tab User-added image > your profile picture > Advanced Settings.
    2. Turn off the Automatic time zone option. 
    3. Tap Select time zone and select the correct time zone.
    4. Sync your Fitbit device.
  • Windows 10 devices
    1. From the Fitbit app dashboard, tap the Account icon User-added image > Advanced Settings.
    2. Tap Time Zone.
    3. Turn off the Auto option and select the correct time zone.
    4. Sync your Fitbit device.
  • fitbit.com dashboard
    1. From the fitbit.com dashboard, and click the gear icon User-added image > Settings > Personal Info.
    2. Under Advanced Settings, find Timezone and choose your time zone. Time zones offset by the half hour are not supported.
    3. Click Submit and sync your Fitbit device.

If you still having issues, contact Customer Support.

How do I change to a 12 or 24 hour clock?

  1. From the fitbit.com dashboard, click the gear icon User-added image > Settings > Personal Info.
  2. Under Advanced Settings, find Clock Display Time and select whether you want the time shown in 12-hour or 24-hour clock units. 
  3. Click Submit and sync your device.

 

    Last updated: August 13, 2019
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