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maikelson
Asteroid

Re: My fitness pal and s health syncing?

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Apologies @SamsungLarry did not read the question in detail. Yes, a phone update was pushed recently to my Note from t-mobile. Apps are up to date. Galaxy watch has updated once since I got it. 

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Re: My fitness pal and s health syncing?

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I would honestly recommend reaching out to our S-health team directly at 855-795-0509.


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user7tkqRqMtg7
Constellation

Re: My fitness pal and s health syncing?

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Solution is pretty easy after I found it....MFP App.....Settings....Steps...Choose a Device...Samsung Health

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usersgx5UpvlcU
Astronaut

Re: My fitness pal and s health syncing?

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You need to go to setting on the Samsung health app, then select the 3 dots on top right, then select settings. Then scroll down to connected devices, then make sure the green dot is on for Strava, you will need to click it to turn it green., You will also need to sign up. Next scroll down to data permissions and select my fitness Pal. Make sure all the boxes where is says allowed to read are ticked and it should now work. Hope that helps.

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Gatoraidz
Constellation

Re: My fitness pal and s health syncing?

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I figured it out!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

OK so after suffering for several months here is what I did to fix the issue.

 

#try skipping step 1&2 first to save some time. 

 

1) Uninstall Samsung Health and My Fitness Pal.

 

2) Reinstall both apps and sign into each.

 

3) In Samsung Health Open settings, Data Permissions, MyFitnessPal (Must be installed), toggle on all switches for READ AND WRITE.

 

4) In MyFitnessPal Open settings, My Apps&Devices, Select Samsung Health, Select Connect... (This is what I was missing the entire time.)

 

These instructions should absolutely work for everyone on android and possibly similiar in IOS, atleast until either apps are redesigned again..

 

Hope this helps.

 

 

 

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user3pRWG5ZEqg
Constellation

Re: My fitness pal and s health syncing?

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i've got the same problems:

 

Samsung health has the following grants for my fitness pal (i use the italian version, sorry if my translation doesn't fit 100% with the english menu):

 

writing: food, weight

reading: workouts, steps

 

on MFP, instead, samsung health is connected.

 

nevertheless, if I track my weight in MFP, it is not synced with S Health.

any ideas?

 

thank you

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userqQ4rSk2mnz
Astronaut

Re: My fitness pal and s health syncing?

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I had the same issue for me it worked when I gave all permissions to both sides.

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userL2XIZOCfx4
Constellation

Re: My fitness pal and s health syncing?

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Agree, tried to do this while limiting the data going from MFP to Samsung Health (was looking for a oneway street on calorie/food data only as I like MFP for calories, but SH for all else). No good until I allowed all access both read and write. Just fyi, good luck.
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userYM8RAOcCV3
Constellation

Re: My fitness pal and s health syncing?

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Thanks, been struggling with thus Donne last week

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userghybiNmD62
Constellation

Re: My fitness pal and s health syncing?

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Using iOS (iPhone XR) with Gear S3 Froniter and MyFitnessPal app on phone along with Samsung Health on phone.

 

When I go to MyFitnessPal > More (3 dots) > Apps & Devices > I do not see Samsung Health. Am I missing something? I do see iOS Health though.

 

Also in Samsung Health, when I  try to connect to MyFitnessPal under data permissions it says No Services.

 

Suggestions?

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