The most popular and widespread model of fitness bracelets is Mi Band. This is due to the good value for money, which has conquered the market of fitness trackers and allowed Xiaomi to attract attention. Many users face a problem. how to untie Mi Band 2 from the current device. Meanwhile, to do this is simple and does not take much time. The whole process takes place on the smartphone in the Mi Fit application. An internet connection is not required, only a Bluetooth connection.
Reasons to Untie
There are several reasons to untie the bracelet:
- Transition to an improved model. Most users of Mi Band 2 will eventually decide to update their device. over, the new device significantly exceeds the previous model in characteristics and functions, and reasonable prices for Xiaomi devices make the update even more likely. Everyone who wants to upgrade will have to untie their old Mi Band.
- The bracelet will also have to be untied to those who want to donate it or, for example, sell it. Without decoupling, the next owner will not be able to use Mi Band, since he will only connect to the old phone. When repairing, the bracelet should also be untied from the mobile phone. This may be necessary to check its operability after and during the repair.
- To troubleshoot, you often need to untie and tie the bracelet again. Such manipulations help with frequent loss of communication or when the phone does not see the bracelet. By connecting it to a device on another platform and later returning communication with the old phone, it will turn out to update the firmware and fix these bugs.
- A change of account will also become a reason to untie Mi Band 2, because if you want to use a bracelet with a different profile, then first you need to untie it from the old one. Using the Mi Band with another account without first untying it from the old one will fail. The connection will simply not be established.
Video: Mi Band 2 Forgot Account
It should be noted that if the user forgot the account, then without restoring the data, it will not be possible to untie the bracelet. With the help of an account, binding is carried out, data can be reset and untied can also only be done using it. Therefore, responsibly treat your data, because restoring them is not so simple. It is advisable to register an account using mail, because changing a mobile phone in the future can cause difficulties in data recovery.
The procedure for untying the bracelet
Now we’ll figure out how to untie Mi Band 2. All manipulations with the Mi Band take place in the Mi Fit application. Therefore, you first need to go into the application on the device and log in using your account. After that, you need to establish a Bluetooth connection, if it is missing. The sequence of actions on the iPhone and Android devices is similar.
Now you need to go to the “Profile” tab. To do this, click the corresponding button on the panel at the bottom of the screen.
In the menu that appears, there is a separate section “My devices”. It lists all devices connected to the current account. You need to find the line with the name Mi Band, which you want to disconnect, and click on it.
In this tab, all functions are configured, such as notifications, mounting location, time format, etc. Scroll down the menu that appears, find the “Disable” button, which you need to click.
A notification will appear that after disconnecting, Mi Band will stop receiving data and the steps will be read directly by the phone. At this point, you need to confirm that you want to untie the device. The client is not correctly localized, so the button is called “Disabled.”
After that, you will need to confirm the untether again in the pop-up notification by clicking on the “Disabled” button.
Unlinking completed. This will be notified by a message in which it will be said that now untied Mi Band 2 can be used on another phone.