How To Put On a Fitbit Versa 2 Strap


If you're the proud owner of a Fitbit Versa, Versa Lite, or Versa 2, you know that it's not just a watch, it's a lifestyle. But even the most stylish of watches can get a little worn out over time, and that's where this guide comes in handy. In this step-by-step tutorial, we'll show you how to replace your Fitbit Versa 2 straps like a pro. Don't worry if you don't have a spring bar tool – we won't judge you if you resort to using a paperclip or toothpick. Get ready to transform your watch from drab to fab and change up your wrist game in no time!

Fitbit Versa 2 Strap Ireland Black and blue colour with breathable holes

Tools Needed:

  • Replacement strap
  • Spring bar tool (optional)

Removing the Old Strap: To remove the old strap from your Fitbit Versa 2, follow these steps:

  1. Locate the spring bar on the back of your Fitbit Versa 2.
  2. Use a spring bar tool to release the bar or insert a paper clip or toothpick into the hole on the side of the spring bar and press down.
  3. Pull the strap off of the spring bar. Repeat the process on the other side.

Attaching the New Strap: To attach a new strap to your Fitbit Versa 2, follow these steps:

  1. Insert one end of the spring bar into the hole on the Fitbit Versa 2 and pull it down. Note that some straps have a lever like in the picture above, which removes the need for using a spring bar tool.
  2. Slide the new strap onto the spring bar and release it.
  3. Repeat the process on the other side.

Adjusting the New Band: To ensure a comfortable fit with your new Fitbit Versa band, follow these steps:

  1. Fit the strap to your wrist and adjust it as necessary.
  2. If the strap is too loose, you may need to remove some links with your spring bar tool.
  3. Save any removed links in case you need to make the strap bigger again in the future.


Switching up the strap on your Fitbit Versa 2 is a breeze—once you're clued in on the method, that is. With this straightforward, step-by-step manual, you'll be trading in your old band for a fresh one before you can say "fashion overhaul." Fancy a new look or need to ditch a strap that's seen better days? This guide's your new best friend. While wielding a spring bar tool could streamline the whole affair, it's hardly a deal-breaker if your strap comes with a handy built-in lever. So go ahead, give it a whirl, and flaunt that snazzy Fitbit Versa 2 strap with pride. And should curious onlookers inquire about your newfound skill, just flash a grin and assure them you're practically a wizard in the world of wearable tech.

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