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Timex 1440 sports digital watch time setting

How can i change the date and time ?

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  • Anonymous Mar 10, 2008

    how do I set the time and date

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2008

    how do you set the time































































































































































































































    thanks

  • aceabase Mar 30, 2008

    mode is top left button adjust is bottom right i have tried to hold these two buttons down and lots of different ways to change the time and can't.

  • jumpstart18 Mar 31, 2008

    I have the same problem -- cannot set the time.

  • OzNickR Apr 05, 2008

    I have tried every combo (except, obviously, the one that works) of buttons to change the time....Same problem every time Daylight saving starts or finishes (shows you how intuitive the interface is...)
    Any help would be appreciatted

  • Anonymous May 05, 2008

    timex 1440 sports digital watch time setting problem

  • wolfer311 May 06, 2008

    i' v tried every combo on my watch but i just can't set the time. I really need help. Thank you for your help and plz give me an anwser soon!

  • Anonymous May 28, 2008

    setting 3 button digital watch

  • Pshing May 30, 2008

    Tried all different combo and have problem setting the date... the date number remains the same despite pressing the START/STOP...



    however, the day number do increase by itself on each day...

  • Anonymous Jun 17, 2008

    I have a timex 1440 sports and I can't for the life of me figure out how to change the date. it's driving me crazy! 
    can someone please tell me how to change the date.

  • Anonymous Jul 25, 2008

    watch changed to military time and i cna't figure out how to change it back

  • kgrobe Jul 30, 2008

    I also cannot figure out how to change the time...anyone have answers yet?

  • Anonymous Aug 13, 2008

    how to set time

  • stmcaine Aug 20, 2008

    How do I change from military time back to 12 hour time?

  • Anonymous Nov 04, 2008

    how do iset the time and date on my WR50

    M timex warch

  • Anonymous Nov 05, 2008

    instructions to reset time

  • Anonymous Nov 08, 2008

    I have a problem I have a Timex 1440 Sports WR50M watch and can't change the clock as it's now DST

  • Anonymous Dec 29, 2008

    me 2

  • Anonymous Feb 12, 2009

    Had same problem. Posted solutions are close but names/placement of buttons was different for me. For me, use the mode button (lower left) to get to what you want to change, then press and hold set (top left) until it beeps and item blinks (such as the hour value). Use the start/stop button (top right) to change values. Keep using the mode button to go from hour to minute to date to day. When done, press set button again.

  • Anonymous Feb 18, 2009

    how do i change from military time

  • paulFla Mar 05, 2009

    I have a coleman 40-531, none of the solutions worked. I pushed the noted above buttons for over 10 seconds but nothing worked. Any other ideas?

  • Anonymous Mar 10, 2009

    Thanks all

    Mine is the Coleman WR50M watch

  • Anonymous Apr 19, 2009

    i can't stop the alarm or set the correct time. i don't know which mode is the time mode

  • Anonymous Apr 22, 2009

    timex wr50m get off military time

  • Anonymous Apr 25, 2009

    mine is a pink WR50M.



    i'm not really sure how to set the time or date either.

  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    set time

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    Do not know how to change time and date on digital watch

  • Anonymous Mar 26, 2014

    can't set day or date

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    Setting time and date

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  1. Press and hold the mode button until it starts to blink, then release.
  2. First the alarm time will come up.
  3. Press the mode button once to get to the time and date.
  4. The seconds will flash first. 
  5. Press the st/stop button to toggle between the seconds, hour, minutes, date (month and day) and day of the week.
  6. Press the lap/reset button to change the values.
  7. When done, press the mode button again to return to normal.

Posted on Jun 02, 2008

  • chino_locs15 Nov 10, 2010

    u have to press and hold lap/reset

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I think I figured it out by accident. Press and hold the top left button (mode) until the numbers start blinking. On mine this is the alarm time set. Press the mode button one more time to get to time set. The hour will be blinking. Press top right button (start/stop) to cycle through hour, minute, date, etc. and press bottom right button (adjust) to change the number which is flashing. Press mode to finish

Posted on Apr 17, 2008

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Etting the Timex 1440 Sports WR50MT5G891:

  • This model (WR50M) has four buttons, from left to right, top to bottom: 1) Set; 2) Start/Stop; 3) Mode; and 4) Indiglo.
  • To set or change the time:
  • Press and hold Set and Start/Stop simultaneously; the seconds will start to blink
  • Release both buttons
  • Use Mode button to toggle through to Hours, Minutes, etc.
  • When desired number (such as Hours/Minutes) starts to blink, use Start/Stop button to change number
  • When done, hit Set

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Press and hold he start/stop button then press (while holding the start/stop button) the mode button.  You will see a P appear, this will take it off military time.  To place back on same process, just push until the P disappears.

Posted on Feb 24, 2009

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This should work for some:

This model (WR50M) has four buttons, from top left, clockwise: 1) Set; 2) Start/Stop; 3) Indigo and 4)Mode

1. Press and hold set (upper left). Seconds will blink.
2. Press lower left button (Mode). Hours will start to blink.
3. Press upper right button (Start/Stop) to move ahead one hour.
4. Press mode button again to return to standard operating mode.

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Everyone's model of this watch seems to work a little differently. :) Here's what worked for me. My model has 4 buttons.

1. Press and hold mode (upper left). Seconds will blink.
2. Press lower left button (sorry, don't know the button's name). Hours will start to blink.
3. Press upper right button to move ahead one hour.
4. Press mode button again to return to standard operating mode.

Three different buttons for one simple operation...setting your watch for daylight savings time.

Posted on Mar 08, 2009

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This watch is radio controlled & should automatically set itself. The signal comes from Colorado and is the strongest between the hours of 10:00 pm & 2:00am. Also weather can interfere with the signal so I tell people to give them a couple of days to pick up. It also helps to put the watch near a window to help pick up the signal. If you tried all these things & it still isn't right you can set if manually by doing the following.

To set watch press & hold the adjust button until the time digits start to flash.

Press start/stop or split/reset to set time go through 12 hours to get to AM/PM

Press mode to select date press start/stop or split/reset to set date go through 12 months to set year day will change automatically.

Press adjust when done.

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Spend another 20 bucks and throw it away

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RESOLUTIONS

  1. THROW IT AWAY
  2. DON'T BUY ONE
  3. TOSS IT OFF A CLIFF!!!!!!
  4. TAKE IT BACK TO WHERE YOU PURCHASED IT FROM
  5. DON'T TAKE IT SWIMMING
  6. BUY A NEW WATCH OF A DIFFERENT BRAND
  7. NEVER BUY A TIMEX AGAIN
  8. HIT IT WITH A HAMMER
  9. HIT IT WITH AN AXE
  10. STOMP ON IT
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    100% correct

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My suggestion is to not buy this watch at all if you did take it back or throw it away its not worth the aggravation trying to figure it out as it is not user friendly because the instructions given do not match the watch!!!!

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Not sure how to set time and date

Posted on Jan 10, 2011

I don't know where the adjust button or the start/stop butttons are to set the time. A diagram of where these buttons are would be so helpful. Thank you

Posted on Mar 26, 2008

Don't ask me !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!11

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mcdevito75 here, For now, you need to know 2 buttons, the MODE and SET buttons, First press the MODE button, you may have to hold it in 2--3 seconds, see the display Blinking, now press the SET button for each function, (hour, minute etc). press MODE after each function is set, after all is set Press MODE for steady display. Here"s Timex Contact number for a manual, 800-448-4639

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Hi Cindy,

To set the digital time and date on your Timex, please follow the steps below.

1. Press and hold the "Set" button for 2 seconds. The "Set" button is on the lower right side.

2. Press the "Date Advance" button on the upper right side. This will reset the seconds.

3. Press the "Change Mode" button on the lower left to set the hour. The hour will flash. Press the "Date Advance" button until the correct hour is displayed.

4. Press the "Change Mode" button again to set the correct 10s unit (first digit 1 or 0) for the minutes. Press the "Date Advance" button until the correct first digit of the minutes is displayed. Repeat this step to set the second digit of the minutes.

5. Repeat Steps 1 through 4 of this section to set the year, month, date and day and whether to use 12- or 24-hour time for your watch.

6. When finished, press the "Set" button (on the lower right) to return to the current time view and lock in your settings.

Hope it helps.

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