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    How do I pair my heart rate monitor with my Nike+ device or app?

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    10/26/2016

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    Many Nike+ devices and experiences offer heart rate monitor integration.

    Select your device below for instructions.

    Nike+ Run Club for iOS (mobile)

    To link your Bluetooth 4.0 Smart heart rate transmitter with Nike+ Run Club, please follow these steps:

    1. Put on your Bluetooth Smart heart rate transmitter as per the manufacturer's instructions
    2. Make sure you are not in proximity to any other heart rate transmitters
    3. On your iOS device, navigate to your Settings → Bluetooth
    4. Select your heart rate transmitter under "Other Devices"
    5. Wait for it to appear under "My Devices" with a "Connected" status beside it
    6. Return to your iOS device's home screen and tap the "Health" icon
    7. Go to "Sources"
    8. Choose "Nike+ Run Club"
    9. Toggle "Heart Rate" (under "Allow Nike+ Run Club to read data") to the on position
    10. Nike+ Run Club will now capture heart rate data (BPM) along with your other workout data
    Nike+ Run Club for Apple Watch Nike+, Apple Watch Series 2, and Apple Watch

    Make sure you have allowed Apple Health to read and write all data by following the steps outlined here. Once you’ve completed these steps, your heart rate data should pass to Nike+ and record during your run.

    Nike+ Run Club for Android (mobile)

    To link your Bluetooth 4.0 Smart heart rate transmitter to Nike+ Run Club, please follow these steps:

    1. Put on your Bluetooth Smart heart rate transmitter as per the manufacturer's instructions
    2. Make sure you are not in proximity to any other heart rate transmitters
    3. In Nike+ Run Club for Android, tap the menu icon in the left-hand corner of the app
    4. Go to Settings
    5. Choose Run Settings
    6. Toggle heart rate to on (If it isn't already, you will be prompted to toggle it on to create the connection)
    Nike+ SportWatch GPS

    To link your Polar WearLink+ (works with Nike+) heart rate transmitter to your SportWatch GPS, please follow these steps:

    1. Snap the plastic transmitter to the chest strap
    2. Moisten the electrodes on the chest strap and fasten it securely around your chest, with the electrodes directly against your skin and the transmitter centered on your chest
    3. Make sure you are not in proximity to any other heart rate transmitters
    4. On your SportWatch GPS, press the center button to access the main menu
    5. Navigate to Run → Options → New Sensor
    6. Wait for the "Sensor Found" notification to appear, along with a heart icon on your screen

    Your SportWatch GPS will now capture heart rate data (BPM) along with your other workout data.

    Nike+ SportBand

    To link your Polar WearLink+ (works with Nike+) heart rate transmitter to your SportBand, please follow these steps:

    1. Snap the plastic transmitter to the chest strap
    2. Moisten the electrodes on the chest strap and fasten it securely around your chest, with the electrodes directly against your skin and the transmitter centered on your chest
    3. Make sure you are not in proximity to any other heart rate transmitters or sensors, including your Nike+ shoe sensor
    4. Press and hold your SportBand's toggle button until the word "LINK" appears on your screen
    5. Release the toggle button and wait for the word "OK" and heart icon to appear on your screen

    Your SportBand will now capture heart rate data (BPM) along with your other workout data.

    iPod Nano (5th, 6th, and 7th Generation)

    To link your Polar WearLink+ (works with Nike+) heart rate transmitter to your iPod nano, please follow the steps below.

    Once completed, your iPod nano will capture heart rate data (BPM) along with your other workout data.

    7TH GENERATION

    1. Snap the plastic transmitter to the chest strap
    2. Moisten the electrodes on the chest strap and fasten it securely around your chest, with the electrodes directly against your skin and the transmitter centered on your chest
    3. Make sure you are not in proximity to any other heart rate transmitters
    4. On your iPod nano's home screen, go to the Fitness icon
    5. Select the "i" icon in the lower right-hand corner of the screen
    6. Choose "Nike + iPod Sport Kit" → "Heart Rate Monitor" → "Link"
    7. Wait for the message "iPod has found your new heart rate monitor" to appear on the screen

    6TH GENERATION

    1. Snap the plastic transmitter to the chest strap
    2. Moisten the electrodes on the chest strap and fasten it securely around your chest, with the electrodes directly against your skin and the transmitter centered on your chest
    3. Make sure you are not in proximity to any other heart rate transmitters
    4. Insert the Nike+ receiver (from the Nike + iPod Sport Kit) in your iPod nano's port
    5. Navigate from your iPod nano's home screen to Settings → Fitness → Nike + iPod Sport Kit → Heart Rate Monitor → Link
    6. Wait for the message "iPod has found the new Heart Rate Monitor" to appear on your screen

    5TH GENERATION

    1. Snap the plastic transmitter to the chest strap
    2. Moisten the electrodes on the chest strap and fasten it securely around your chest, with the electrodes directly against your skin and the transmitter centered on your chest
    3. Make sure you are not in proximity to any other heart rate transmitters
    4. Insert the Nike+ receiver (from the Nike + iPod Sport Kit) in your iPod nano's port
    5. Navigate from your iPod nano's home screen to Nike + iPod → Settings → Heart Rate Monitor → Link
    6. Wait for the message "iPod has found the new Heart Rate Monitor" to appear on your screen

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