How to Turn Off Garmin Watches (All Series)

If you are a proud owner of a Garmin Smartwatch, you may be wondering how to turn it off. In this blog post, I will go through the steps to turn off your Garmin smartwatch in different models.

How to turn off a Garmin Smartwatch? 

Depending on your model, you may need to hold down the power button for a few seconds or press a combination of buttons. Consult your smartwatch’s manual for more specific instructions. Once you have turned off your smartwatch, you can either leave it off or put it into sleep mode by pressing the power button again.

Whether you decide to leave your smartwatch off or put it into sleep mode, you can be confident that it will be ready to use when you need it.

To turn off a Garmin smartwatch, follow the steps:

  1. Find the Power Button/Light button
  2. Find the Power Icon by pressing the UP Button
  3. Press Start/Stop button to turn off your smartwatch.

This method works in Forerunner Series, Instinct Series, Fenix Series, and GPS Smartwatches.

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If you are using Venu and Vivo series, here is the steps to turn off your smartwatch:

  1. Press Turn Off/On button
  2. Wait for 10 seconds until it turn off.

To power up the smartwatch, press the Off/On button again until it starts. This is how you can turn on/off your smartwatch.

How to Turn Off Garmin Lily:

While it may not be possible to completely turn off your Lily smartwatch, there are still ways to reduce its power consumption. One way is to turn off the watch’s screen. This can be done by taking the watch away from your wrist, which will cause the screen to go dark.

However, even with the screen turned off, the watch will still continue to record data. As a result, it is important to be mindful of how often you are checking your watch and only do so when necessary. By taking these steps, you can help to prolong the battery life of your smartwatch.

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How to Turn Off Garmin Fenix 5

  1. Find the Light button
  2. Find the Power Icon by pressing the UP button
  3. Press Start/Stop button to turn off your smartwatch.

How to turn of your Garmin Instinct watch?

  1. Press on CTRL button.
  2. Find the power icon by pressing on Menu/ABC button.
  3. Once the power icon is on the screen, press GPS button to turn off your Instinct watch.
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How to Turn Off Garmin Vivoactive 4

  1. Find the power key at the top right corner.
  2. Use the Up/Down key to find the Power Icon.
  3. Press the Power button again.

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How to Turn Off Garmin Fenix 6

  1. Press on the Power Button
  2. Find the Power Icon
  3. Press again on Power Button to turn off the smartwatch.

How to Turn Off Garmin Venu

  1. Press and Hold the Top button.
  2. Press the Power Icon at the center.
  3. Swipe up. You are done!

How to Turn Off Garmin Vivosmart 5

You can not directly turn off Vivosmart 5 tracker as there is no power button on it. The Vivosmart models don’t have the ability to be physically turned off, they continue use battery power. After a few minutes of inactivity, the optical heart rate sensor and accelerometer will stop recording information; but the device itself will remain powered on.

Why won’t my Garmin watch turn off? 

It is because of the software malfunction or not responding. If you face this, try to restart your device. If you can not restart your device, just try to forcibly turn of your device and start again normally.

How to force turn off a Garmin Smartwatch?

When your smartwatch doesn’t seem to be responding to your commands, it can be frustrating. However, there are some simple steps you can take to force it to turn off. First, Press and Hold the power button for several seconds. If the watch doesn’t turn off, you may need to press and hold the button for longer.

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Once the watch is off, you can restart it by pressing the power button again. If your smartwatch still isn’t responding properly, you may need to consult the user manual or contact customer support. Knowing how to force your smartwatch to turn off can be a handy troubleshooting tool when it starts acting up.

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