Acquiring Satellite Signals

The device may need a clear view of the sky to acquire satellite signals. The time and date are set automatically based on the GPS position.

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  1. Go outdoors to an open area.

    The watch should be oriented with 6 o'clock pointing toward the sky.

  2. Wait while the device locates satellites.

    It may take 30 to 60 seconds to locate satellite signals.

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