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Fitbit Sync issues 28fishy — Jun 10, 2019 02:20AM PDT

How much longer is this issue going to last? It's now almost a week and still no data flow between the two devices. Its causing issues in accurate recording of my activities etc. A daily update on the splash screen of the website and app would at least be a welcome bit of news. Thanks

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Best Answer Jun 10, 2019 08:46AM PDT Bruce

Hi there,

Our sincerest apologies for any issues with your connected Fitbit account. We are aware of Fitbit sync issues and our team is currently investigating this on our end. As of Thursday, we believe we have identified the root cause and implemented a fix for it.

Due to the extent of the outage, our backlog of Fitbit sync requests is still extraordinarily high. We are continuing to see this backlog process and the number of backed up sync requests lower every hour since this fix was implemented. Members are seeing data start to sync from previous days (provided the member has not unlinked/ relinked Fitbit and MFP), which means that the older sync requests, from earlier in the week, are processing. As it continues to catch up, members will start to see more recent data syncing. Until the backlog is clear, there will still be a delay in sync. We are still working to resolve this for all members.

During this time, please do not relink your accounts, as this will further increase the backlog of sync requests. We will post any updates on the issue here, so please check back.

‚ÄčThank you for your patience while we work on a resolution.

Warm Regards,
Bruce
MyFitnessPal


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lafantasma Jun 10, 2019 06:15AM PDT

Same. It's very frustrating!!!


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Bruce MyFitnessPal Agent Best Answer Best Answer Jun 10, 2019 08:46AM PDT

Hi there,

Our sincerest apologies for any issues with your connected Fitbit account. We are aware of Fitbit sync issues and our team is currently investigating this on our end. As of Thursday, we believe we have identified the root cause and implemented a fix for it.

Due to the extent of the outage, our backlog of Fitbit sync requests is still extraordinarily high. We are continuing to see this backlog process and the number of backed up sync requests lower every hour since this fix was implemented. Members are seeing data start to sync from previous days (provided the member has not unlinked/ relinked Fitbit and MFP), which means that the older sync requests, from earlier in the week, are processing. As it continues to catch up, members will start to see more recent data syncing. Until the backlog is clear, there will still be a delay in sync. We are still working to resolve this for all members.

During this time, please do not relink your accounts, as this will further increase the backlog of sync requests. We will post any updates on the issue here, so please check back.

‚ÄčThank you for your patience while we work on a resolution.

Warm Regards,
Bruce
MyFitnessPal


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