How To Activate a Fossil

How To Activate a Fossil

What is Fossil?

A fossil is any preserved remains, impression, or trace of any once-living thing from a past geological age. Examples include bones, shells, exoskeletons, stone imprints of animals or microbes, objects preserved in amber, hair, petrified wood and DNA remnants. The totality of fossils is known as the fossil record.

How To Activate a Fossil

Connect your watch to the included charger then power it on. Tap the watch display to begin setup. Tap the desired language (e.g., English, French, etc.). If prompted, agree to the Terms of Use.

Frequently Asked Questions

Which is the power button on Fossil watch?

middle button

In order to power on your Touchscreen Smartwatches: – Press and hold the middle button for at least three seconds. – The watch will automatically power on. – Put your watch on a charger.

Why is my Fossil watch not working?

Chances are the battery requires replacement. Next likely possibility is that it has gotten wet or damp and the quartz movement has corroded. Fossil watches are “fashion” items and not known for durability or being long lasting.

How do you reset a Fossil watch?

Fossil Gen 5 LTE Smartwatch – Factory Data Reset (Powered On)

  1. From the watch screen, press the. Power / Home button. to open the apps screen. …
  2. Tap the. Settings icon. .
  3. System. .
  4. Disconnect & reset. .
  5. From the ‘Disconnect & reset?’ screen, read the disclaimer then tap the. Checkmark icon.

Does Fossil watch stop when not in use?

If not worn, the automatic watch can keep ticking for up to 35 hours, if fully wound. Post this duration, it may stop. To start it, simply wear it again and adjust the time. However, it is advisable in this case to manually wind the watch to build the power reserve quickly.

Do Fossil watches have batteries?

Maybe you’ve gotten a notification from the Fossil smartwatch app that let you know your battery is running low. Here’s how to make sure you buy the right battery replacement for your watch —and that you install it correctly or visit your local Fossil store, where you can get your battery changed while you shop.

What is the function of the Fossil watch?

Our smartwatches count your steps, track your distance traveled and calories burned. Our Gen 5 and Hybrid HR smartwatches even track your heart rate to give you an even more accurate depiction of your activity.

How do I know if my Fossil watch is charging?

After the watch is at 100% battery, press and hold the power button until the device restarts. How can I tell when my Smart watch is charging? A lightning bolt will be visible on the watch screen.

How do I charge my Fossil watch?

Simply plug the provided USB cord into a power source and align the pins on the magnetic pad to the metal rings on the back of your Gen 5, Sport or Gen 4 touchscreen smartwatch to charge (up to 80% in one hour).

Why is my Fossil watch not charging?

Reseat the watch on the charger. Make sure the charger pins align with the caseback grooves. Verify watch is seated snugly on charger with no gap. Verify nothing is between charger and device, i.e. no dust, tape, etc.

Why is my fossil not connecting?


BLUETOOTH CONNECTION: On your phone, go to Settings > Device connection > Bluetooth and check that it is toggled on. RESTART YOUR WATCH: Long hold the crown button and tap Restart to reboot your device.