Activity Tracking Settings
- Activity Tracking
Turns activity tracking features on and off.
- Auto Activity Start
Allows your device to create and save timed activities automatically when the Move IQ feature detects you have been walking or running for a minimum time threshold. You can set the minimum time threshold for running and walking.
- Custom Stride Length
Allows your device to more accurately calculate the distance traveled using your custom stride length. You can enter a known distance and the number of steps it takes to cover the distance, and Garmin Connect can calculate your step length.
- Daily Floors Climbed
Allows you to enter a daily goal for the number of floors to climb.
- Daily Steps
Allows you to enter your daily step goal. You can use the Auto Goal option to allow your device to determine your step goal automatically.
- Move Alert
Allows your device to display a message and move bar on the time of day screen when you have been inactive for too long. The device also beeps or vibrates if audible tones are turned on.NOTE: This setting decreases battery life.
- Move IQ
Allows you to turn on and off Move IQ events. The Move IQ feature automatically detects activity patterns, such as walking and running.
- Pulse Ox
Allows your device to record up to four hours of pulse oximeter readings while you sleep.
- Set as Preferred Activity Tracker
Sets this device to be your primary activity tracking device when more than one device is connected to the app.
- Weekly Intensity Minutes
Allows you to enter a weekly goal for the number of minutes to participate in moderate to vigorous intensity activities. The device also allows you to set a heart rate zone for moderate intensity minutes and a higher heart rate zone for vigorous intensity minutes. You can also use the default algorithm.