Activity 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.

Select Start symbol > Up arrow symbol, select an activity profile, and select Down arrow symbol > Activity Settings


Sets the training or navigation alerts for the activity.

Auto Pause

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

Auto Scroll

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

Countdown Start

Enables a countdown timer for pool swimming intervals.

Data Screens

Enables you to customize data screens and add new data screens for the activity (Customizing the Data Screens).


Sets the mode for the GPS antenna. Using GPS + GLONASS provides increased performance in challenging environments and faster position acquisition. Using the GPS + GLONASS option can reduce battery life more than using the GPS option only. Using the UltraTrac option records track points and sensor data less frequently (Using UltraTrac Mode).


Sets the options for the Auto Lap® feature (Marking Laps by Distance) and the lap alert message (Customizing the Lap Alert Message).


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

Pool Size

Sets the pool length for pool swimming.

Power Save Timeout

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


Enables the repeat option for multisport activities. For example, you can use this option for activities that include multiple transitions, such as a swimrun.

Segment Alerts

Enables prompts that alert you to approaching segments.

Stroke Type

Enables stroke detection for pool swimming.


Enables transitions for multisport activities.

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