Setting Up Your Meter

To Enter Setup Mode
Start with the meter off (no test strip inserted). Press and hold the “m” button for two seconds until the SET display screen appears.

To Exit at Any Time
Press and hold the “m” button for two seconds until the meter turns off.

To Move Through the Screens
Press the “m” button to move through all the setup screens such as reminder alarms, sound level, time, date, and so on.

To Change Settings Within the Screen
Press the “c” button.


Setting the Reminder Alarms

You may set up any or all of the reminder alarms (1-4).

Note: A reminder alarm will never sound during a test.

To set a reminder alarm or multiple reminder alarms, please follow these steps.

  1. Start with the meter off. Press the “m” button and hold until the SET display appears with 01234. You are now in the reminder alarm setting mode and the “0” is blinking.
  2. To move to the first reminder alarm press the “c” button once. You are now ready to set reminder alarm 1 (“1” is blinking).
  3. Press the “m” button to move to the hour setting. With the hour blinking, press the “c” button until the correct hour appears.
  4. Press the “m” button to move to the minute setting. With the minute blinking, press the “c” button until the correct minute appears.
  5. Press the “m” button to move to the reminder alarm volume setting. Default setting is off. Press the “c” button to select the desired volume setting: low, high, or off.
  6. Press the “m” button to finalize your alarm setting. This will bring you back to the reminder alarm setting SET mode. If you wish to set multiple reminder alarms press “c” to move to reminder alarm 2. Repeat.

Note: To save your reminder alarm settings and exit set up mode, press and hold the “m” button for two seconds until the meter turns off. Press the “m” button when “0” is blinking to move to the next setup screen without setting any reminder alarms.

Setting the Sound

There are three (3) sound volume options:

There are three sound volume options to let you know when the test strip is full, when the reading is done, and when an error occurs:

  1. Press the “c” button until the desired sound level appears.
  2. Press the “m” button to move to “Setting the Time.”

Setting the Time

  1. With the hour blinking, press the “c” button until the correct hour appears. The “P” displays for “PM” times.

  2. Press the “m” button to move to minute setting. With the minute blinking, press the “c” button until the correct minute appears.

  3. Press the “m” button to move to “Setting the Time Format.”

Setting the Time Format

  1. With the hour mode blinking, press the “c” button to move between 12-hour and 24-hour format. The time automatically updates to the format selected.

  2. Press the “m” button to move to “Setting the Date and Date Format.”

Setting the Date and Date Format

  1. With the month blinking, press the “c” button until the correct month appears.

  2. Press the “m” button to move to the day setting. With the day blinking, press the “c” button until the correct day appears.

  3. Press the “m” button to move to “Date Format.” With the date blinking, press the “c” button to select month-day or day-month format. The date automatically updates to the format selected.

  4. Press the “m” button to move to the year setting. With the year blinking, press the “c” button until the correct year appears.

You have completed Meter Set-Up.

  • To move to “Setting the User Reminder Alarms” press the “m” button.

  • To exit press and hold the “m” button for two seconds.


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