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I have a tanita scale item # BF680W. I need to know how to change the mode from st -lb (british measurements) to lbs. the setting on the back is correctly set. No matter what setting iit is on, it shows up st-lb. Is there a way to repair this?

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I contacted the manufacturer of the porduct here is what they suggested you do

Please insure that there is nothing inside that area that may be hindering the switch to change from mode to mode.
You can also remove the batteries for a period of 24 hours to see if that will trigger a reset in the unit.

If you continue to have problems we may be able to replace under warranty.
Your scale does carry a 10 year warranty but you will need to have a copy of the original itemized receipt (or order confirmation if purchased online) in order for us to process a warranty claim.

If you happen to have a copy of the original receipt or order confirmation, please contact our customer service line between 8:30 – 5:30, Monday – Friday, (Central Time) at 847-640-9241, and we can issue you a Return Merchandise Authorization for product replacement.

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A: The unit's "Weight Mode" has been set to measure your weight in units of stone-pounds (st-lb) or kilograms (kg). Tanita's Body Fat Monitors and the UltimateScales can measure weight in three different modes: lb (pounds), kg (kilograms) or st-lb (British stone-pounds). To change the setting, first find out which model you have (it should be written just above or below the display screen of the unit).
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Method 2
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