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How do I add, edit, or delete Fitbit data and activities?

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Learn how to manually add or change your Fitbit data and activities. For information on deleting your Fitbit account, see How do I delete my Fitbit account?

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How do I delete my data and information from my Fitbit device?

For more information, see How do I erase my Fitbit device?

To delete your Fitbit account, see How do I delete my Fitbit account?

How do I manually log exercises in the Fitbit app?

If you forgot to wear your Fitbit device or you want to record an activity that isn't detected automatically, manually log the exercise in the Fitbit app. 
  • iPhones & iPads
    1. Tap the Today tab User-added image.
    2. On the Exercise tile User-added image, tap the + icon > Log
    3. Tap a recent activity, or search for an exercise type.
    4. Enter the activity details, and tap Add.
  • Android phones
    1. Tap the Today tab User-added image.
    2. On the Exercise tile User-added image, tap the + icon > Log Previous
    3. Tap a recent activity, or search for an exercise type.
    4. Enter the activity details, and tap Log It.
  • Windows 10 devices
    1. From the Fitbit app dashboard, tap the Exercise tile.
    2. Tap the + icon.
    3. Choose a recent activity, or search for an exercise type.
    4. Enter the activity details, and confirm.
  • fitbit.com dashboard
    1. From the fitbit.com dashboard, click Log > Activities.
    2. Click a common activity, or search for an exercise type.
    3. Enter the activity details, and click Log.

How do I edit or delete an exercise or activity in the Fitbit app?

Edit or delete activities in your exercise history in the Fitbit app. Depending on the exercise, you can choose to edit the type of exercise, start and end times, distance covered, and calories burned. Note that you can only edit activities in the Fitbit app.

  • iPhones & iPads
    1. Tap the Today tab User-added image, then tap the Exercise tile User-added image.
    2. Tap the exercise you want to edit or delete.
    3. Tap the 3 dots and choose to edit or delete the exercise. To edit the type of exercise (for example, to change a walk to a hike), tap Categorize Exercise and choose a different exercise type.
  • Android phones
    1. Tap the Today tab User-added image, then tap the Exercise tile User-added image.
    2. Tap the exercise you want to edit or delete.
    3. To delete the exercise, tap the trash icon. To edit the exercise, tap the pencil icon. To edit the type of exercise (for example, to change a walk to a hike), choose a different exercise type and tap Log It.
  • Windows 10 devices
    1. From the Fitbit app dashboard, tap the Exercise tile. 
    2. Tap the exercise you want to edit or delete.
    3. To delete the exercise, tap the trash icon. To edit the exercise, tap the pencil icon. To edit the type of exercise (for example, to change a walk to a hike), choose a different exercise type and confirm your change.
  • fitbit.com dashboard
    1. From the fitbit.com dashboard, click the Log tab.
    2. Click Activities.
    3. Hover your cursor over the activity you want to delete, and click the trash icon.

How do I delete steps and floors in the Fitbit app?

You can’t delete steps and floors; instead, log a non-step-based activity such as driving to override the steps or floors:

  • Fitbit app
    1. Tap the Today tab User-added image.
    2. On the Exercise tile User-added image, tap the + icon > Log or Log Previous.
    3. Choose Driving as the exercise type. Make sure the exercise details overlap with the time period your device logged the unwanted steps or floors.
    4. Tap Add or Log it. Your steps, floors, and calories burned will decrease for the time period you specified.
  • fitbit.com dashboard
    1. From the fitbit.com dashboard, click the Log tab > Activities.
    2. Under Log Activities, choose Driving as the exercise type. Make sure the exercise details overlap with the time period your device logged the unwanted steps or floors.
    3. Click Log. Your steps, floors, and calories burned will decrease for the time period you specified.

How do I add, edit, or delete sleep logs in the Fitbit app?

For more information, see How do I change my sleep history?

How do I track my weight in the Fitbit app?

Note: If you weigh-in with a Fitbit scale, the Fitbit app records your weight. For Fitbit Aria Air, have the Fitbit app open on your nearby phone when you step on the scale, and save your weight log when prompted. For more information on setting up your scale, see How do I set up my Fitbit device?

Manually log weight:

  • Fitbit app
    1. Tap the Today tab User-added image > weight tile.
    2. Tap the + icon at the top.
    3. Enter your weight and tap Save.
  • fitbit.com dashboard
    1. From the fitbit.com dashboard, click the Log tab > Weight.
    2. Scroll to find the Log Weight section, and enter your weight.
    3. Click Log Weight.
  • Ionic & Versa series watches
    1. Swipe up from the clock face on your watch to access Fitbit Today.
    2. Find the weight tile, and tap the + icon. If you don't see the weight tile, tap Settings > Weight to add the tile to Fitbit Today.
    3. Tap the check mark icon to log your weight.


Change or delete weight logs:

  • iPhones & iPads
    1. Tap the Today tab User-added image > weight tile.
    2. To delete a weight log, swipe left on it, then tap Delete. To adjust a weight log, tap the log you want to edit and make your changes.
  • Android phones
    1. Tap the Today tab User-added image > weight tile.
    2. To delete a weight log, tap it, then tap the trash icon. To adjust a weight log, tap the log you want to edit and make your changes.
  • fitbit.com dashboard
    1. From the fitbit.com dashboard, click the Log tab > Weight.
    2. Find the weight log you want to edit. Click the trash icon to delete it, or click the pencil icon to change it.
    3. Click Confirm or Save.


Reassign a weight log:

  • Fitbit app
    1. Tap the Today tab User-added image > your profile picture > your scale tile.
    2. Tap Recent Weigh-Ins.
    3. Tap the weigh-in you want to reassign.
    4. Reassign the weigh-in to the correct person.
  • fitbit.com dashboard
    1. From the fitbit.com dashboard, click the gear icon User-added image > your scale.
    2. On the Measurements tab, find the weigh-in you want to reassign.
    3. In the Person column, select the person you want to reassign the weigh-in to.

How do I track my water intake in the Fitbit app?

Track your water intake in the Fitbit app. On Fitbit Ionic and Fitbit Versa series, log your water intake on your wrist.

To log water intake:
  • Fitbit app
    1. Tap the Today tab User-added image.
    2. On the Water tile, tap the + icon.
    3. Enter the amount of water you drank, then tap Save.
  • fitbit.com dashboard
    1. From the fitbit.com dashboard, click the Log tab > Food.
    2. Scroll to find the water section at the bottom of the page, and enter the amount of water you drank.
    3. Click Log it.
  • Ionic & Versa series
    1. Swipe up from the clock face to see Fitbit Today.
    2. Locate the water tile. You may have to swipe up to find it. If you don’t see the water tile, tap Settings at the bottom of Fitbit Today, and turn on the water tile.
    3. Tap the + icon on the water tile, and enter the amount of water you drank.
    4. Tap the check mark.


To edit or delete water logs:

  • Fitbit app
    1. Tap the Today tab User-added image, then tap the water tile.
    2. Tap the day with the water log you want to delete.
    3. Under Log History, tap the water log you want to delete.
    4. To edit the water log, make your changes and tap the arrow in the top left. To delete the water log, tap the 3 dots in the top right > Delete (on Android phones and Windows 10 devices, tap the trash icon and confirm).
  • fitbit.com dashboard
    1. From the fitbit.com dashboard, click the Log tab > Food.
    2. Scroll to find the water section at the bottom of the page.
    3. In the Logged section, hover your cursor over the water log you want to delete and click the x icon.

How do I track my food with the Fitbit app?

For more information, see How do I track my food with Fitbit?

How do I track my female health information in the Fitbit app?

Add, edit, or delete periods and symptoms in the female health tracking feature in the Fitbit app. For more information, see How do I use the Fitbit app to track my period?
 
Last updated: October 22, 2019
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