Steps For Pairing Your Garmin Edge Explore 820 And Smartphone

  1. Open and install the Garmin Connect Mobile app on your smartphone after downloading.
  2. Your smartphone and Forerunner should be close (within 10m).
  3. Go to Pair Mobile Device under Settings -> Bluetooth from the menu of your Edge Explore and follow the instructions on the screen.
  4. Launch the Garmin Connect Mobile app.
  5. Choose an option for adding your device in your Garmin Connect account:


  • Follow the displayed instructions if you are pairing a device for the first time.
  • If a device has already been paired with Garmin Connect Mobile app, go to Garmin Devices from settings menu and follow the instructions on screen.
  • Enable phone notifications by following the displayed instructions (optional).


Note: Smartphone must be equipped with Bluetooth Smart wireless technology for receiving phone notifications. Open for information on compatibility.

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