Data Lover 15

Data Lover
A watch face featuring a readable time font, sun events, active statistics and YAHOO! weather. (features depend on watch capabilities, see Q4 in the Frequently Asked Questions below). Frequently asked questions Q1: There is no weather data downloaded / The location of the weather is not correct / … Getting weather to your watch requires ...

Connect IQ Fonts

Connect IQ Fonts
Overview This page will show you a collection of fonts which can be used for your Garmin IQ projects. Feel free to share your own creations helping to make this a valuable font library for all coders. A font set should include a bitmap (png) and a font description file (fnt) for each type style ...

Guest post 0: tackling Connect IQ versions, screen shapes and memory limitations (the resource override version) 3

Guest post 0: tackling Connect IQ versions, screen shapes and memory limitations (the resource override version)
Last year I made a first version of the article that now appeared on the Garmin developer blog, jungles did not exist yet back then, so I was using resource overrides to solve the same problem. Nowadays I’d advise you to go for the jungle approach as it provides greater flexibility, yet this version of ...

Connect IQ Tools for developers

Connect IQ Tools for developers
Several 3rd party developers have developed tools to make your Connect IQ development easier. This page provides an overview of these tools. Name Description Bird’s IQ (Puffolino) the program checks a source text to analyze how variables and constants are used. This could be helpful for tuning a program (to use more local and class ...

Fat Burner

Fat Burner
Summary Simple datafield to accomodate a request by Susun. This field calculates the fat calories burned depending on heart rate zone & calories. The following defaults are configured: Z1: 9kcal burned = 1 gram of fat burned Z2: 80% fat Z3: 50% fat Z4: 20% fat Z5: 0% fat In the settings you can: opt ...

Tutorial: Define Application Properties

In the previous tutorials we learned how to do unit testing. We’re going to use that project as a starting base to add application properties on top, so you can use your project you made so far or download my project from github as a starting version. Application properties: Why? Application properties allow you to ...

Calculated Field

What? The Calculated Field Connect IQ Data Field allows you to come up with your own simple calculation. Supported operations: + – * / ^ (power) Following variables are available: heartrate, cadence, power, altitude, averagecadence, averageheartrate, averagepower, averagespeed, calories, heading, locationaccuracy, speed, distance, elapsedtime, energyexpenditure, timerTime, totalascent, totaldescent, trainingeffect, maxcadence, maxheartrate, maxpower, maxspeed Download Download ...

Connect IQ Apps with Source Code 4

The Connect IQ SDK itself contains a good set of examples (you find these in the samples directory when you download the latest sdk package). Connect IQ Tutorials (Learn Best Practices) If you want to learn to create Connect IQ programs then I would advise you to have a look at the available tutorials. Examples ...

Eat! Drink! Reminder! (Data Field) 4

Eat! Drink! Reminder! (Data Field)
Summary The Eat! Drink! Reminder! Data Field is a Garmin Connect IQ application which helps you to remember to drink and eat while you are doing your endurance training (long run, long ride, etc…) Installation Install the Data Field on your watch by clicking download in the Connect IQ storeConfigure your watch to use the ...

Steps Carousel Data Field

What? Steps Carousel is a Data Field for watches that have the ability to install Connect IQ applications (all modern Garmin watches). After pressing start this field shows a carousel with changing information, it shows each value for 5 seconds: Total Steps Active Steps Steps To Go / Steps Done Too Much Goal Percentage (Steps ...