Get your profile info up-to-date and get a handle on your Fitbit notifications.

Fitbit is an awesome tool for keeping track of your fitness goals. Here's how you can keep your account up to date.

How to edit your profile in Fitbit for Android

Fitbit is only as accurate as the data that you give it. Here's how to change the information in your profile.

  1. Launch the Fitbit application from your Home screen or the app drawer. It's the button with the aqua and white dots arranged in a diamond over a circular black background.
  2. Tap the menu button. It's in the upper left corner of the screen and looks like this: ☰
  3. Tap Account. It's the fourth option down from the top of the menu.

    launch app tap menu button then account

  4. Tap SETTINGS
  5. Swipe up to scroll down to the bottom of the screen.
  6. Tap Edit Your Profile.

    tap settings swipe up and tap edit profile

  7. Edit your personal information, if necessary. Your options include:

    • Name
    • Birthday
    • Weight
    • Height
    • Gender
  8. Tap SAVE.

    edit profile and tap save

How to disable push notifications in Fitbit for Android

Fitbit can send you messages throughout the day, such as letting you know when you've reached your goal. These notifications are enabled by default, but if you want to you can turn them off. Here's how:

  1. Launch the Fitbit application from your Home screen or the app drawer. It's the button with the aqua and white dots arranged in a diamond over a circular black background.
  2. Tap the menu button. It's in the upper left corner of the screen and looks like this: ☰
  3. Tap Account. It's the fourth option down from the top of the menu.

    launch app tap menu button then account

  4. Tap on SETTINGS.
  5. Swipe up to scroll down to the bottom of the screen.
  6. Tap the switch to disable Push Notifications. It will turn gray.

    tap settings, swipe up, then tap switch disable

How to enable push notifications in Fitbit for Android

If you disabled push notifications, and you want them back, we can do that too.

  1. Launch the Fitbit application from your Home screen or the app drawer. It's the button with the aqua and white dots arranged in a diamond over a circular black background.
  2. Tap the menu button. It's in the upper left corner of the screen and looks like this: ☰
  3. Tap Account. It's the fourth option down from the top of the menu.

    launch app tap menu button then account

  4. Tap on SETTINGS.
  5. Swipe up to scroll down to the bottom of the screen.
  6. Tap the switch to enable Push Notifications. It will turn red.

    tap settings, swipe up, then tap switch enable