Tackling Connect Iq versions, screen shapes and memory limitations (the jungle way) 1

Tackling Connect Iq versions, screen shapes and memory limitations (the jungle way)
Note: there’s a sister post of this blog article as you can get to the same result by using resources excludes: https://starttorun.info/guestpost-0-tackling-connect-iq-versions-screen-shapes-and-memory-limitations-the-resource-override-version/ Garmin devices come in different shape and sizes, have different memory constraints, and have different levels of Connect IQ compatibility. To be able to maintain different Connect IQ devices you can use the ...

Wind Direction

Wind Direction
Overview – Key functionalities The Wind Direction data field shows you the direction of the wind (relative to the direction you’re heading). An arrow pointing towards you means you’re facing a head wind. The data field can show 1 or 2 metrics. It supports all data field layouts and (should) resize automatically to fit within ...

Analog Twist

Analog Twist
A watch face combining the beauty of an analog watch with the power of a digital watch, a central area with 2 gauges, a chart, 2 data fields and weather info for watches that can connect to the internet. Frequently asked questions Q1: There is no weather data downloaded / The location of the weather ...

All In One 19

All In One
Overview – Key functionalities and restrictions The All In One data field shows you 7 metrics in a full screen view All In One integrates the functionality of several of my other data fields in 1 view. Configure the settings for 3 activity profiles (run, bike, other) so you will only need to download 1 ...

Connect IQ Summit 2019 videos 1

Monkey C Essentials Shannon and Marianne give an overview of the Monkey C language at the 2019 Connect IQ Summit Effective debugging Jeff and Adam overview the Connect IQ developer tool suite at the 2019 Connect IQ summit

Navigator 13

Navigator
Summary Navigator solves the following issues for me: it directs me (in bird flight) to the start location of the course it keeps me on track by following the detailed course line it warns me before turns it shows me my important metrics while I’m navigating it shows me my position within the course at ...

Start To Run (Garmin App) 18

Start To Run (Garmin App)
This is the program that taught me how to run. Back in the day I couldn’t run 500 meters, now I’m running ultramarathons… so this schedule worked wonders for me. The original (dutch) lessons on which this app is based can be found here Screenshots Advice Try to run in an even pace (run slow ...

The best Bluetooth headphones and speakers for Garmin watches 4

The best Bluetooth headphones and speakers for Garmin watches
Over the past months I’ve purchased several Bluethooth headphones and Bluethooth speakers and paired them with my Garmin Fenix 5x Plus What you read in this article is which sets work best for my use cases (long distance running, hiking and a bit of cycling). I’ve listed the devices in the order of how much ...

Data Lover 356

Data Lover
A watch face featuring a readable time font, sun events, active statistics and OpenWeatherMap weather. (features depend on watch capabilities, see Q5 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 1

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 ...