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This scale used to register Kilograms, but now all the sudden it shows the weight in Stone and Pounds. What have I done to change this and what can I do to change it back?

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Check on the menu setttings and select the type desired , you might have altered the key by resetting. So press and hold the settings key and shift.
Since the model was not specified we cannot comment further.

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Since your problem started with a battery change, I am going to assume that method 1 is most likely going to fix your problem...Good luck!



Method 1
Press the Set and Up Arrow buttons at the same time. Release the buttons, the display will flash. Press the Arrow button to cycle through each weight mode until just the mode that you require is displayed. Then press Set. The display screen will flash to confirm your selection and store in memory.
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