Activity App Settings

These settings allow you to customize each preloaded activity app based on your needs.‍ For example, you can customize data pages and enable alerts and training features.‍ Not all settings are available for all activity types.

Hold Menu, and select Settings > Apps, and select an activity.

Data Screens

Customize data screens for the selected activity (Customizing the Data Screens). You can also show or hide a map data screen for some activities.


Sets the training or navigation alerts for the selected activity.


Plays tones at a steady rhythm to help you improve your performance by training at a faster, slower, or more consistent cadence (Using the Metronome).


Sets the display preferences for the map data screen for the activity. If the Use Sys. Settings option is enabled, the map data screen uses the preferences from the system map settings (Map Settings).


Sets the preferences for calculating routes for this activity.

Auto Lap

Sets the options for the Auto Lap® feature (Auto Lap).

Auto Pause

Sets the device to stop recording data when you stop moving or when you drop below a specified speed (Enabling Auto Pause).

Auto Climb

Enables the device to detect elevation changes automatically using the built-in altimeter.

Auto Run

Enables the device to detect ski runs automatically using the built-in accelerometer.

3D Speed

Calculates your speed using your elevation change and your horizontal movement over ground (3D Speed and Distance).

3D Distance

Calculates your distance traveled using your elevation change and your horizontal movement over ground.

Auto Scroll

Enables you to cycle through all of the activity data screens automatically while the timer is running (Using Auto Scroll).


Sets the mode for the GPS antenna (UltraTrac).

Pool Size

Sets the pool length for pool swimming (Going for a Pool Swim).

Stroke Detection

Enables stroke detection for pool swimming.

Power Save

Sets the power-save timeout setting for an activity (Power Save Timeout Settings).

Background Color

Sets the background color of each activity to black or white.

Accent Color

Sets the accent color of each activity to help identify which activity is active.


Shows or hides the selected activity in the apps list.

Move Up

Adjusts the position of the activity in the apps list.

Move Down

Adjusts the position of the activity in the apps list.


Deletes the activity.

NOTE: This deletes the activity from the apps list and all user-entered activity settings. You can restore all of the device settings to the factory default values to add a removed activity back to the list (Restoring All Default Settings).

Sets the activity name.

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