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  • Forerunner 45 loses activities when paused
    Logged into, clicked the cloud icon in the top right and chose import data. Source: 11 months ago
  • Do hiking trails come with the maps on fenix7?
    Correct. You can load a GPX file, create a "Course" on Garmin Connect mobile app or on, or you can use Komoot, which is very popular too. If you use Komoot, make sure to use "Navigate with Garmin", not "Navigate with Komoot" when starting the activity. Source: 12 months ago
  • Heart rate data where do i see more has a lot more options for graphing. Source: 12 months ago
  • How does everyone export GPX tracks to their watch, using 3rd party apps
    The Garmin website supports importing and exporting. You can also create tracks/routes from scratch, and if you favourite a track/route on Strava, and your Strava is linked is to Garmin Connect, it will automatically pull it into Garmin Connect. Source: about 1 year ago
  • Best way/app to navigate down a multi-day canoe float-trip? (brand-new to Garmin ecosystem)
    Sync your watch, then go to in a browser. Click "Training and Planning" and "Courses.". Source: about 1 year ago
  • Fenix syncing to Connect app on phone but not to website
    I created a course on my computer (uploaded GPX file to Training & Planning > Courses on On the top right of the website there's a notification now saying "The following items will be sent to your device when you sync: [Name of my course]". But it also says "Last synced Today at 1:50 PM". Now is 8:24PM, so it claims to have not synced for a few hours. All the data on the website is also... Source: about 1 year ago
  • Tried MyWhoosh yesterday
    Would be great if you could add Garmin Connect to the connections options, so I don't have to upload it via the head unit. Its important to add rides to as my Fenix 7X watch uses them to calculate fatigue, body battery, training readiness etc. I know I can use my head unit, but thats not the same, and does not include all of the data from the app. Source: about 1 year ago
  • Too many integrations causing dupes?
    I have a Garmin Vivo Move watch and use the iOS app for it (Garmin Connect). Source: about 1 year ago
  • some help with direct drive trainer software
    Garmin bike computers like the Edge 530/830 etc can control the smart trainer and execute user designed workouts. The workouts are created in the website and then sent to your bike computer through the Garmin Express application. Source: over 1 year ago
  • My new Epix set my LTHR to 75 for some reason… How can I solve it? Now my latest runs time in zone etc is screwed up
    Choose your device in upper right corner in and set your values there under "User settings". Basing the zones on your maximal HR is a nice place to start. Source: over 1 year ago
  • Body Battery inaccurate?
    I just did the screenshots from Source: over 1 year ago
  • Indoorrowing not counting for Active badge?
    If you are on the sport-standard Concept2 rower (found in most colleges, gyms, and team facilities), just use your Garmin in the broadcast heart rate mode, and use ERGData app on your phone once you have gone through the setup to connect Concept2's rowing database to the database at . After the workout, with a time lag of a few minutes to a couple of hours, the workout will show up in your... Source: over 1 year ago
  • PC Version of Garmin Connect
    Do you mean Source: over 1 year ago
  • I can't figure out how to manually download activity file from Fenix to Computer (Mac)
    If you are syncing to garmin connect. Why not login to ? I believe you can export from there. Source: over 1 year ago
  • Uploading runs from garmin to strava through pc
    You can upload/update via a cable via a PC. If you get the Forerunner 245 Music, or any Garmin that supports WiFi, you can also upload/update via WiFi, and then view your data on the website Source: over 1 year ago
  • How do I know if heart beat data is from watch or band ?
    Usage: 1. Sign in to and navigate to an activity 2. Click on the bookmark you made — a modal will pop up with sensor information for that activity. e.g. Source: over 1 year ago
  • How do I get my garmin username?
    Have you tried logging in to your account at and checking what it is set as there? If you don’t have one set you can do it there as well under the ‘Public Profile’ setting. Source: over 1 year ago
  • r/Ultralight - "The Weekly" - Week of October 03, 2022
    Oh, one more thing, the watch cannot transfer the track is has saved over to the Garmin connect app ( unless the phone is connected to the internet. Source: over 1 year ago
  • Can my Fenix 7 SS find nearby hiking trails?
    You can load the map by going to -> Training -> Courses -> Import. Source: over 1 year ago
  • Can my Fenix 7 SS find nearby hiking trails?
    Check out the Garmin Connect website ( On the sidebar, click training and then courses. You can make your own trail course there and find others as well. Alternatively, you can try the Garmin Explore app, although it's somewhat clunky. Source: over 1 year ago
  • Issues with Garmin Connect?
    I'm getting log in errors at and 3rd party authorizations that password is invalid. Also seeing some of the forums down for maintenance. Anybody else experiencing this? Source: over 1 year ago

External sources with reviews and comparisons of Garmin Connect

14 Best Strava Alternatives and Similar Apps
Garmin Connect mobile app is designed for people who are experienced with cycling. It gives you a trainer-approved training package that you can plan weekly, monthly, and yearly. But, it doesn’t mean that Garmin Connect doesn’t have a social networking system. You can share your stats, but it mainly compares your results with others on a leaderboard.
8 Great Activity Apps That Are Not Strava
If you’re not so much on board with Strava turning increasingly more into a new kind of social network, you might try the Garmin Connect. Garmin are seasoned veterans of the sports world and it shows. Besides the regular data collecting and activity tracking functions, the app lets you schedule an all-week or all-month (hell, even an all-year) exercise plan or offers you one of the bulletproof pre-sets, put...

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