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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.

Icons HomeKit

HomeKit how-to Guide #004: How to change HomeKit icons

How to change icons in HomeKit HomeKit how-to guide is a series focused on smart home accessories, automation tips and tricks, and everything to do...
Garmin Fenix 3 HR with quickfit bands

How to install the Garmin Quickfit bands to a Fenix 3 HR

Install a Garmin Fenix 5x Quickfit 26mm band to a Fenix 3 HR This tutorial video shows you a simple and easy way to get the...

The ultimate Garmin Fenix 5 Plus guide, tips and tricks

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 5 on a bike mount

How to install a Garmin Fenix 5 and 3 onto a bike mount

Garmin Fenix 5 and 3 bike mount tutorial The Garmin Fenix 5 and 3 is a top of the line navigation enabled GPS watch. It offers many...
How to install HomeBridge on a QNAP Nas wit

How to install HomeBridge on a QNAP NAS using Container station

I am a massive user of smart home products and most of my home is linked up in some shape or form with smart...
How to setup and use Garmin Pay

How to setup and use Garmin Pay on your watch

Garmin Pay: How to setup it up, how to use it to pay for things Garmin Pay is an alternative to Apple Pay on the Apple Watch, Google...
Amazfit Stratos bluetooth sensors

Amazfit Stratos bluetooth pairing process

Pairing Bluetooth sensors to the Amazfit Stratos After reviewing the Amazfit Stratos, the GPS fitness watch as a number of different ways to pair Bluetooth...
How to install tvOS 13 to an Apple TV

How to install tvOS 13 beta on a Apple TV without a developer account

Just like with iOS 13 beta and macOS Catalina, Apple makes versions of tvOS 13 Beta available for developers to download and test with...
Best Garmin Watch face Connect IQ store

Best Garmin Fenix 5 Plus watch faces from Connect IQ 2018

Best Garmin watch face from Connect IQ store Last year I wrote an article that looked at the Top 5 Fenix 5 watch faces and...
How to access the Garmin folder using a Mac

How to access the Garmin folder on your Wearable using a Mac

How to connect my Garmin watch to a Mac Do you own a Garmin Fenix 6, Fenix 5 Plus, Forerunner 945/645, MARQ series or Vivoactive...

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