Managing Notification Preferences

Fitdigits apps can give you many different types of feedback and encouragement. Of course, not every option or metric is for everyone, so we try to do our best to make the level and types of engagement so there is something for everyone, even if that something is nothing.

Daily Steps & Progress Notifications

Daily Activity Notifications

Fig. 1 – Local Apple Health Notification Options

Local notifications about steps on a daily basis when you are connected to Apple Health or Google Fit. The following options are available:

  • Off (no local notifications)
  • Summary (just a previous days summary each day)
  • All (a few encouraging messages through the day).

Manage these notifications in-app under Partners (Fig. 1), at the bottom of the Platforms section.

Resting Heart Rate Notifications

Local notifications about your resting heart rate on a daily basis when you are connected to Apple Health, which is really based mainly around users with the Apple Watch. Since your Resting Heart Rate is really mostly important when you are starting the day to see how stressed or ready your body may be for exercise, it doesn’t do a Summary option, only an All or Off option. Summary is the equivalent of All.

Manage these notifications in-app under Partners (Fig. 1), at the bottom of the Platforms section.

Heart Rate Zone Change Notifications

Local notifications about when you change heart rate zones during a workout. Since these are very oriented towards the in-app workout experience, you can turn them on or off in your app under Activity Options (gear icon) – select the activity type, tap the gear icon in the lower left, tap on Heart Rate Zones. You will find the preferences at the bottom of the list of heart rate zones associated with your account.

See more on these specific zone notifications.

Goals Notifications

Email and push notifications when goals are reached. Future development to include optional goal progress notifications.

New Personal Records & Bests Notifications

Email and push notifications when new personal bests are reached in a given year. Future development to include optional monthly best notifications.

 

OS Notification Management | All Notifications On or Off

Whether you are Android or iOS, the devices settings under the App details can be modified in a variety of ways. These will affect both push and local notifications.

iOS (device/iOS level):

Settings > Notifications > iCardio (App Name)

OR

Settings > iCardio (App Name) > Notifications

Please see the following article on what the Notifications options are on an Apple iOS level.

Fitdigits iOS Notification Options

Android (device/iOS level):

Settings > Apps & notifications > App info > iCardio (App Name) > App notifications

Fitdigits Android Notification Options

We hope you enjoy your messages and settings and find them motivating and informative.