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Elliptical

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A New Year, a New You, #beatlastyear!</p><p>This is a Premium application for $0.99 USD, and the free version is time limited.</p><p></p><p>Our watches needed support for the 2nd most popular cardio machine, the Elliptical application provides real time data and posts data to Garmin Connect Web and App. </p><p>High-frequency accelerometer support for IQ watches 2.3 or newer. (Fenix5, 5s, 5x, ...

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To purchase for 99 cents +paypay fee for the unlock code : Please refer to http://www.fbbbrown.com/garmin-connect-iq/ (Codes are provided after payment, so no wait!)</p><p></p><p>Picture Tutorial How to Use and install go to: </p><p>http://www.fbbbrown.com/garmin-connect-iq/help_faq/</p><p></p><p>In Development: </p><p></p><p></p><p>Current Release:</p><p>v2.5 corrections needed for 3.0 SDK, ...

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This app requires access to:

  • Send/receive data via ANT radio to/from third-party sensors
  • FIT files (activity recordings)
  • Record additional information into activity files
  • Sensor data (i.e., ANT+, heart rate, compass)
  • Your Garmin Connect™ fitness profile
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Average Rating: (223 Ratings)

Matthew Spiegel
11 June 2018 | Version 2.4.0

I started with this app before Garmin created one. Then I switched to the Garmin version. After a few shuffles on the elliptical I decided the Fb3 version is superior and switched back. I am using a Garmin HRM strap. That makes a HUGE difference. If you do not have one and want reasonably good tracking you need to get it. That or use one of the other secondary tracking options. Last but not least, and there is nothing the developer can do about it, the physical process for registering your license code (after you pay the 99 cents) is incredibly unintuitive!

This is BS
10 June 2018 | Version 2.4.0

i had trouble at first, but Brian immediately responed to my emails and helped me :-)

Developer Reply
11 June 2018, fbbbrown

Thanks for the review, glad i could help.

Ali
4 May 2018 | Version 2.4.0

I bought the app pakage for my finex 5 which includes most of your develop one, I been using the built in app before and I did like it but I was demanding more date such as distance, yet I have missed some other options from the built-in one such the privilege to have an interval training or load the traning and work out from garmin connect to your app and the option to On/Off the HR zone alarm which I found it annoying while I'm in high intensity training in this app... it will be a great addon if you could duplicate some of the necessary options from the built in app to this one... Thanks

Developer Reply
24 May 2018, fbbbrown

Thanks for the review, contact me so I can try to capture some of your good ideas.

Bryce Coulter
3 May 2018 | Version 2.4.0

It works pretty well, but I noticed that my mileage is always zero in the quick summary provided by Garmin for my workout. However, if I drill down into the workout details, I see the distance. I almost have the app dialed in with my Norditrac Freestrider as the mileage is pretty close. Is there something that I may have set up wrong?

Developer Reply
4 May 2018, fbbbrown

Thanks for the review. At this time Garmin is aware of this issuse that the Connect App does not allows overriding the main distance in the quick summary. I do provide distance in the IQ data section twice: 1.) watch native units 2.) in meters to override Garmin main distance field. Hopefully they will fix soon!

Manuel
2 May 2018 | Version 2.4.0

La aplicación funciona bien pero tengo un problema y es que como pantalla del reloj utilizo Optimus y después de ejecutar esta aplicación, optimus se cambia por la pantalla digital por defecto.

Developer Reply
4 May 2018, fbbbrown

thanks for the review, but applications do not effect watch faces. I suggest contacting the watch face deveoper. .... Gracias por la revisión, pero las aplicaciones no afectan las caras del reloj. Sugiero que te pongas en contacto con el desarrollador de relojes.

Hermann_
30 April 2018 | Version 2.4.0

Very good app, very fair price, thank you

Developer Reply
4 May 2018, fbbbrown

Thanks for the review! Stay Fit!

Suzy
12 April 2018 | Version 2.4.0

I love that I have the option of using my elliptical and being able to track it. However, I recently purchased a new Elliptical and the stride is not as long but has more resistance so you heart rate stays up but my Garmin is only sensing about 1/5th of my steps and I've also lost my distance. Is there any way to program a stride length? I'm losing about 2 miles each morning :-( I use a Vivoactive

Developer Reply
20 April 2018, fbbbrown

Thanks for the review. And Yes you can adjust the stride length at the watch, phone or pc. I describe how to do the adjustment here http://www.fbbbrown.com/garmin-connect-iq/help_faq/

JFilipep
11 April 2018 | Version 2.4.0

I bought the app and I am very satisfied. It's a pity the distance doesn't appear in Garmin. I also like to export my workouts to strava and endomondo, but without the distance!!!!!

Developer Reply
11 April 2018, fbbbrown

Thanks for the review. I do provide distance in the IQ stats. At this time. Not much I can do with connect and the distance. Check out my FAQ i discuss why the elliptical main distance is ignored.

Tony
11 April 2018 | Version 2.4.0

I was excited to get the app. I installed the app, bought the license code and tried it out. It worked for a minute and then my watch started locking up. It would bump to a different screen and lock up. I had to keep shutting it of and turning it back on to get my watch to work. I uninstalled everything and my watch still locks up. This is driving me nuts.

Developer Reply
11 April 2018, fbbbrown

Tony, Sorry your having a problem. The app shouldn’t behave like that. Try uninstall, restart the watch and reinstall. If you still have a problem contact me directly.

Sam
8 April 2018 | Version 2.4.0

the connection to an external hr monitor has become quite patchy of late.never used to happen as often.

Developer Reply
8 April 2018, fbbbrown

Sorry your having a problem, this is likely a watch issue or a HRM. However there are a few things to help. A new battery corrects most problems, before the watch says "low battery" communications can be intermittent. Also removing the HRM device from the watch and re-pairing to the watch again.

Telmo
3 April 2018 | Version 2.4.0

Hice la compra el domingo 1/4, tengo el código pero no consigo a través de la apluicación garmin ir a elliptical y meter el código. Cómo lo puedo hacer¿ Gracias

Developer Reply
3 April 2018, fbbbrown

thanks for the review refer to the help pages. http://www.fbbbrown.com/garmin-connect-iq/help_faq/ Gracias por la revisión, consulte las páginas de ayuda. http://www.fbbbrown.com/garmin-connect-iq/help_faq/

Opsomer
3 April 2018 | Version 2.4.0

J ai payé mais je n ai pas mon reçu de code...Je vais ouvrir un litige paypal

Developer Reply
3 April 2018, fbbbrown

Désolé, vous avez dû attendre, mais vous m'a envoyé un e-mail à 2h et 4h du matin. J'ai envoyé votre code à 6h30. ..... Sorry you had to wait, but you emailed me at 2am and 4am. i sent your code at 6:30 am.

Herbert
30 March 2018 | Version 2.4.0

Die Testzeit ist viel zu kurz ich kann nicht beurteilen ob diese App etwas taugt. Also weswegen soll ich dann Geld ausgeben. Ausserdem wäre von einem App das etwas kostet mindestens eine englische Beschreibung gewünscht.

Developer Reply
30 March 2018, fbbbrown

mit Google Übersetzer. Tut mir leid, dass Sie sich so fühlen, aber ein 7-minütiger Test ist genug Zeit, um die volle Funktionalität und Funktionen dieser App auszuprobieren. Andere geben der Vollversion nur eine "Lite-Version", die es nicht erlauben würde, alle Funktionen auszuprobieren. Auch 99 Cent sind für die Funktionen und die Unterstützung, die ich gebe, nicht unvernünftig. Was die Sprachunterstützung betrifft, ist die Beschreibung der elliptischen App in 7 Sprachen einschließlich Deutsch, die Watch App unterstützt 4 Sprachen einschließlich Deutsch und die Hilfeseite (n) sind in 28 verschiedenen Sprachen einschließlich Deutsch. ...... ...... Sorry you feel that way, but a 7 minute trial is enough time to try the full feature and functions of this app. Others don't give the full version only a "lite version", which would not allow trying all features. Also 99 cents in not a unreasonable for the features and support that I give. As for the language support, the elliptical app description is in 7 languages including German, the watch app supports 4 languages including German and the help page(s) are in 28 different languages including German.

Foythong
27 March 2018 | Version 2.4.0

Great app (I bought all licenses, can't wait for Run+ to be more mature and out of BETA). Just one quick question. Both Elliptical and Run+ app were measuring distance in the app. But when syncing with Garmin Connect, the distance was shown as 0.00 (from the summary screen with 3 bubbles, in middle bubble "distance" showed 0.00). Is this usual?

Developer Reply
30 March 2018, fbbbrown

thanks for the review, the Run+is in a test phase and I will be adding some more features and corrections soon. as for the main distance, as of now this is a limitation of the Garmin SDK, I discuss this further in my FAQ. http://www.fbbbrown.com/garmin-connect-iq/help_faq/

Martin
21 March 2018 | Version 2.4.0

Hello, I bought license code, however I am not able to get into settings via phone. (version 2.40 on Android phone) When I hit "settings" button, then my Garmin app crash. (I tried to restart phone as well as Garmin VivoActive HR, but no luck ) Can you give me an advice, please? Thank you, Martin PS: app itself works fine in demo mode with a default settings.

Developer Reply
21 March 2018, fbbbrown

Martin, thanks for the review, sound as if the app/settings did not install properly, reinstall the app and try again. if your still having an issue contact me directly.

Mai
21 March 2018 | Version 2.4.0

For me, great app. I use three or four times per week and its works fine. Calories and distance values are lower than of what the elliptical machine shows, but I think its more precise dates from app Maite

Developer Reply
21 March 2018, fbbbrown

thanks for the review, :) workouts!

loarces
19 March 2018 | Version 2.4.0

Buenas . He realizado el pago, ingresado el codigo y el mail y no paso de la version de prueba

Developer Reply
19 March 2018, fbbbrown

Loarces, su compra no fue para la aplicación elíptica. Te enviaré el código correcto. .... Loarces, your purchase was not for the Elliptical App. I will send you the correct code.

Angelo226
13 March 2018 | Version 2.3

Nice app but can’t get the distance and pace to work. I’m sure it’s a setting that I need to correct. Any suggestions

Developer Reply
16 March 2018, fbbbrown

Thanks for the review, check out my help/FAQ page. http://www.fbbbrown.com/garmin-connect-iq/help_faq/

Dean Campbell
6 March 2018 | Version 2.3

Another great app! After setting up the app for my machine and adding a cadence sensor with my 3HR, all readings are now spot on.

Developer Reply
12 March 2018, fbbbrown

Thanks! Remember to save your code before updates!

Francesca
2 March 2018 | Version 2.3

Mi ha cambiato e stravolto tutte i nomi delle attività e non riesco più a tornare a versione originale!

Developer Reply
2 March 2018, fbbbrown

Activities names didn’t change. I did add support of other languages. Contact me directly using the Contact Developer link, so i can better support for Italian. ...... I nomi delle attività non sono cambiati. Ho aggiunto il supporto di altre lingue. Contattami direttamente utilizzando il link Contatta sviluppatore, così posso meglio supportare l'italiano.

Joe Howison
23 February 2018 | Version 2.3

Not the best, the distance on the app is about 60% of what the elliptical shows, but the app doesn't recorded this distance in your daily total. Rpm is about 75% accurate. Calories burn seems accurate while wearing the heart rate monitor. Bottom line this wouldn't be a deal breaker for a free app, but to pay for it and it still not be accurate is a little much.

Developer Reply
23 February 2018, fbbbrown

Thanks for the review but all that you claim can be adjusted to match your elliptical. The default values will give close results but each brand and model is different and calbration is required. You can achieve near perfect results use with a chest hrm-run or bike cadence sensor. As for the distance displayed in Connect, this is a limitation of the current SDK that garmin provides, however I’m going IQ Summit to personally ask the Garmin Connect developers to use their SDK as they developed. All this information is provide on my help/faq page. .... http://www.fbbbrown.com/?page_id=1949

Stefan Berger
23 February 2018 | Version 2.3

Sehr gute App...könnte aber etwas übersichtlicher sein

Developer Reply
23 February 2018, fbbbrown

Thanks for the review, contact me how i can improve.

Eric Caplan
16 February 2018 | Version 2.3

I cannot find where I need to input the unlock code (which I've paid for) so that the app will work for more than seven minutes. The video instructions refer to an older UI that is no longer what appears on the Garmin Connect. Please help!

Developer Reply
16 February 2018, fbbbrown

Thanks for the review. Goto my help page it gives further instructions for iphone, android and windows phone. Picture Tutorial How to Use and install go to: http://www.fbbbrown.com/?page_id=1949 .... If you need more help use the contact dveloper link.

Michelle B
14 February 2018 | Version 2.3

I only gave 3 stars because of the other reviews. I have the vivoactve but is it correct that it will not register the activities or calories burned on my watch?

Developer Reply
14 February 2018, fbbbrown

Thanks for the review Michelle. The Garmin calorie calculation is based on Heart Rate. Using the watch without a heart rate, the calorie value will be zero. Either, 1.) Use a chest HRM-RUN .... or 2.) Use a watch that has optical heart rate. Hope that Helps.

Piotr Cz.
10 February 2018 | Version 2.3

jak można zmienić ustawienia aplikacji??

Developer Reply
10 February 2018, fbbbrown

W ustawieniach konfiguracji, mój film lub na mojej stronie pomocy.http://www.fbbbrown.com/?page_id=1949 . . . In Configuration Settings, watch my video or at my help page. http://www.fbbbrown.com/?page_id=1949

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