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my fitness pal and fitbit which one has the actual calorie burn vampiressbear — Aug 03, 2017 05:04PM PDT

not understanding the calorie adjustment my fitness pal and my fitbit say 2 different calorie burn amounts

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Logan MyFitnessPal Agent Aug 03, 2017 05:05PM PDT

Hey thanks for posting your question. Sorry for any confusion regarding your calorie adjustment. The calorie adjustment is not showing your tracked exercise calories but rather the amount by which your total calorie burn for the day has exceeded our calculation for your day to day calorie burn. This means that your adjustment line will show as 0 until you have earned the extra calories in the form of an adjustment.

If you would also like to track your steps with your device, please open the Steps tab in the Menu screen and select it as your source for steps tracking

For more insight into how the calorie adjustments work, please click here

Warm Regards,
Logan
MyFitnessPal Staff

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