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I just got my garmin vivoactive yesterday but i got a chest

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I just got my garmin vivoactive yesterday but i got a chest strap swell just incase. Does the watch automatically read the chest strap?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Consumer Electronics
Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.


You will need to pair the Vivoactive with the chest strap (heart rate monitor) - put on the strap, then bring the device within 3 metres of it and go to System - Sensors - Add New. Search for the chest strap device and select it to add it.