I am using the "Digital" watch face on my Gear Fit 2 with the weather displayed at the bottom of the screen. The weather does not update on its own. I have to tap on the weather to open it up and then wait for it to update. Should the weather on the watch face be automatically updating?
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I am also experiencing this issue, it's so annoying. My first impression hasn't been a good one (only just bought this watch).
Like other users on here have said, there are issues with the weather widget on the 'Digital' watch face that comes pre loaded on the gear fit 2 (haven't tried it with any other watch face, but I'm assuming it's also the same issue). I use it with an s7, have location enabled and have it set to refresh every hour. While it does refresh every hour, the actual weather widget on the gears watch face does not update, even if I click on the widget to bring up the weather app screen and go back to the watch face. The only way I can actually get the gear fit 2 to change to the correct temperature and high/low (as displayed on my s7) is if I turn my gear off and on. How ridiculous.
Samsung, please fix this problem!
I'm not the first to request this, but consider allowing users to add 'weather' as an app, not just a watch face! I would have thought this was a no brainer!
How do we get the update?
I recieved this comment as an email a short time ago, and another email that contained the following:
On your phone, launch Samsung Gear, then:
Watch Faces > Digital > Stylise > Complication > Weather.
Now you will see a "Settings" button next to the picture of the watch face, select this and configure your weather options!!
Options include "Unit", "Auto refresh" and "Use current location"
I had this set up exactly like this before I appended my complaint to this thread; my watch didn't change the temperature for over a full week. Hope the news of the update is accurate.
I've tried that as well as other suggestions and nothing works. Can't understand why they put out this crap when it's not proven. Weather would be a very handy app to havr if they could figure it out. Maybe I should turn it over to my 11 year old grandson to fix it.
Open the Samsung Gear app on your phone. On the Settings tab, select About Gear. Then select Update Gear software. Then select Update Now. That should start the software update for your Gear Fit 2.