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How do I set my Armitron watch?

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To set an Armitron watch, press and hold the lower-left button for 2 to 3 seconds, press the lower-left button, then the lower-right button to advance the minutes, and press the lower-left button, then the lower-right button to advance the hour. This process takes just a few minutes and requires access to the watch and the correct time. While there are multiple Armitron watch models, the All-Sport models are often used. Multiple features can be set, but the most commonly set feature is the time.

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How do I set my Armitron watch?
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  1. Press and hold the lower-left button

    Press and hold the lower-left button for 2 to 3 seconds. The seconds flash. Press the lower-right button to zero out the seconds. Note that zeroing out 30 or more seconds automatically adds 1 minute to digital time telling.

  2. Advance the minutes

    Press the lower-left button. The minutes flash. Press the lower-right button until the correct minute appears.

  3. Advance the hour

    Press the lower-left button. The hour flashes. Press the lower-right button until the correct hour appears. Press the upper-left button at any time to return to time telling mode. The Armitron All-Sport watch uses a conventional analog display, features a calendar mode, and is able to display time in 12-hour or 24-hour formats.

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