How to guides

Active JR is the number 1 source for how to guides for wearables, fitness tech and Smart Home. The how-to guides have been designed to be easy to follow and understand to help you when using wearables, fitness tech and Smart Home devices.

The wearables, fitness tech and Smart Home markets are growing and new products and devices are being launched weekly. These how-to guides will you get the most of your wearables, fitness tech and Smart Home products.

Create a HomeKit enabled Floodlight

How to create a HomeKit Floodlight with motion detection on a budget

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How to create and set up a HomeKit floodlight with motion detection Whilst floodlights with HomeKit support are starting to hit the market now with...
How to add a HomeKit accessory

HomeKit how-to Guide #001: How to add an accessory

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HomeKit how to guide - How to add a smart accessory HomeKit how-to guide is a series focused on smart home accessories, automation tips and tricks,...
Import a GPX onto a Garmin fitness watch

How to import GPX routes to a Garmin fitness watch

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Most Garmin fitness watches come with the ability to navigate using either built in colour maps or breadcrumb maps. While the easiest way is...
iOS 13 beta profile download

iOS 13 beta profile – install on iPhone and iPad without developer account

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iOS 13 officially launches in the autumn of 2019. But if you want to try out the next version of iOS 13 before everyone...
How to factory reset a Garmin fenix 5, 3, forerunner watch

How to factory reset my Garmin Fenix or Garmin Forerunner

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How to factory reset my Garmin Fenix 3, Fenix 5 or Forerunner watch If you are having issues with your Garmin watch that a normal...
Fitness watches with music

What to consider when buying a running watch with music

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Running watches with music explained As running and fitness watch's with music start to get more popular we now have different options for putting music...
How to add a room to HomeKit

HomeKit how-to Guide #002: How to add a room to HomeKit

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HomeKit how to guide - How to add a room to HomeKit HomeKit how-to guide is a series focused on smart home accessories, automation tips...

The ultimate Garmin Fenix 5 Plus guide, tips and tricks

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The Garmin Fenix 5 Plus series is an amazing fitness watch with lots of great features. However, you can make some tweaks and changes...
Garmin Fenix 6 guide

Fenix 6 guide: How to get the most of your fitness watch

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Garmin has released the Fenix 6, its latest in its flagship line up, which has multiple new features and settings. If you want to...
Hive Home & HomeKit

Hive Home HomeKit support, well sort of, Hey Siri Shortcuts

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Hive HomeKit support via Siri shortcutsHive Home has now been around for a few years starting with its Hive heating product and now expanded...

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