How do I change the date and time on my Freestyle Meter?

The time is now!

Or is it? Having the wrong time, or date, on your FreeStyle meter can cause issues when trying to sync with Glooko. By following a few easy steps listed below you can make sure your data is there when you expect it to be.

In order to change the date and time on your FreeStyle meter, simply follow the below instructions.

Step 1) With the meter off, press and hold m for 3 seconds until SET appears.

Step 2) Press m to bypass setting the optional reminder alarms. You may choose to set these later.

Step 3) Set Time

Note: Your meter can display either the 12-hour (1:24P) or the 24-hour (13:24) time formats. If you prefer the 12-hour format, there is no “A” for AM. If setting a PM time, continue to press C until you see the “P” displayed for PM.

Set hour

  • Press c to display correct hour
  • Press m to save

Set minutes

  1. Press to display correct minutes
  2. Press m to save

Set time format

  • Press m to accept time format or
  • Press c to change
  • Press m to save

Step 4) Set Date

Note: The date format can display either:

  • Year Month – Day OR
  • Year Day . Month

The month will flash first.

Set month

  • Press c to display correct month
  • Press m to save

Set day

  • Press c to display correct day
  • Press m to save

Set date format

  • Press m to accept date format or
  • Press c to change
  • Press m to save

Set year

  • Press m to accept year or
  • Press c to change
  • Press m to save

Press and hold m for 3 seconds until meter turns off. Meter set up is now complete.


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