How to Reset Fitbit Flex, Alta, Blaze, and Surge?

Fitbit plays a very significant role in our daily life. For instance, it gets synchronized with the smartphone, tracks activities that are done by you, quickly responds to inputs, etc. Sometimes, these functions don’t work correctly. To make it work, a reset is very helpful. The method of resetting a Fitbit varies from gadget to gadget.

Best ways to reset a Fitbit

The method of resetting ‘Fitbit Flex as well as Fitbit Flex 2’

Things required

  • A paperclip
  • A flex charger
  • PC
  • USB port
  • Firstly, switch on the computer.
  • Then, change the shape of the paper clip by making it of S shape with the help of bending it
  • Next, take out the pebble from the device of Fitbit.
  • After that, put the pebble into the charging cable.
  • You require to connect the Flex charger to the computer’s USB port.
  • Then, look for a hole in the pebble.
  • Try to fit in the paperclip over there, and have a long press for few seconds.
  • After that, take out the paperclip.
  • Lastly, it will glow and reset process will start.

The method of resetting Fitbit Alta and Alta HR

Things required

  • Fitbit gadget
  • A charging cable
  • A working USB port
  • Firstly, connect the charging cable to the Fitbit.
  • After that, attach this to a working USB port.
  • Then, long press the button on the Fitbit for a few seconds.
  • Note that before that button goes away, you need to take out the Fitbit from the charger.
  • Remember that you need to continue pressing that button for a minimum of 7 seconds.
  • After the button goes away, you need to do a long press one more time.
  • After you have a look at ALT and a screen flash, wait for the button to go away.
  • Tap on the button one more time.
  • Observe that vibration will take place. After that let the button go.
  • Tap on the button one more time.
  • Whenever the word Error gets displayed in front of you, let the button go.
  • Tap on the button one more time.
  • Whenever the word Erase gets displayed before you, let the button go.
  • Note that the Fitbit will get switched off.
  • Lastly, switch on the Fitbit.

The method of resetting a ‘Fitbit Blaze or Fitbit Surge’

  1. Firstly, visit the Fitbit website and sign in.
  3. Then, you need to have a look at the Dashboard.
  4. After that, press on the gadget that you would prefer to take out.
  5. Next, move downwards to the end of the page.
  6. Press on ‘Remove This Fitbit (Blaze or Surge) From Your Account.’
  7. Hit OK.
  8. After that, visit your smartphone’s Settings.
  9. Press on Bluetooth.
  10. Then, locate your device.
  11. Press on it.
  12. Lastly, select the forget the device option.

Harry Williams is a self-professed security expert; he has been making the people aware of the security threats. His passion is to write about Cyber security, cryptography, malware, social engineering, internet and new media. He writes for Norton security products at

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