The Dexcom G6 receiver displays glucose readings and uses the Dexcom G6 CGM system. The receiver comes with a 12-month warranty from the date of order. The receiver is an optional purchase. An alternative is a compatible smart device.
Need to replace your Dexcom G6 receiver?
The Dexcom G6 transmitter battery lasts up to 3 months. Approximately three weeks before the end of its life expectancy, you will receive a warning via the G6 app or receiver that counts down the remaining ten days.
How to reset the Dexcom G6 receiver?
Dexcom G6 Reboot and Reset
- Stop the session.
- Remove the transducer from the sensor. :
- Remove the transmitter and set a timer to 20 minutes. :
- Wait 20 minutes before inserting the transmitter into the sensor.
- Follow the general steps to start a new session.
What if the Dexcom g6 receiver does not work?
Go to the Dexcom app settings and delete the transmitter's serial number, then re-enter it and repeat the transmitter pairing process. Reboot your smart device and reopen the Dexcom app. Close all background applications before performing this step. Make sure your smart device is charging.
How does the Dexcom G6 receiver work?
An adhesive pad holds the CGM sensor body in place, allowing the sensor to measure interstitial fluid glucose levels day and night. A small, reusable transmitter connects to the sensor wire and wirelessly transmits real-time readings to the receiver, allowing the user to view glucose information.
How long does the Dexcom G6 receiver keep data?
The Dexcom G6 Pro transmitter records up to 10 days of data. At the end of the session, the healthcare provider can use the reader to retrieve data from the transmitter for up to 30 days from the date of CGM insertion.
Can I use my Dexcom G6 receiver and phone together?
Patients can use both smartphones and receivers to provide CGM data. The smartphone system sends the data to Dexcom servers, which can be used for reporting. To receive this data, your smartphone must be connected to the Internet, and the Dexcom Mobile CGM application must run on your smartphone.
The Dexcom G6 CGM System Transmitter is waterproof. The G6 sensor unit is waterproof when the transmitter is installed correctly. The receiver is not waterproof and waterproof, so moisture inside it may damage it.
How do I download data from my Dexcom receiver?
Dexcom Clarity can export data to a CSV file that users can view in Excel. Visit clear.dexcom.com, login, and click the Export icon on the report page. Then select a date range for exporting all reports.
Do Dexcom receivers work without WiFI?
The Dexcom Share app and Dexcom Follow app require an internet connection to function correctly. You can connect to a Wi-Fi network or move to an area with cellular data service.
How do I connect a Dexcom receiver to my computer?
Connect the Dexcom receiver to a USB port on your computer using the charging cable. You will be prompted to log in to your Dexcom account again, and you will need to check the "Keep me signed in" box.
Does Dexcom use WIFI or Bluetooth?
The Dexcom G6 app connects to the transmitter using Bluetooth. Your Bluetooth must remain on to receive alarms, warnings, and sensor readings. How to enable Bluetooth? Go to "Settings," find "Bluetooth," and turn it on.
How do I transfer data from my Dexcom G6?
Designated subscribers downloading the Dexcom Follow app can track glucose data remotely from a compatible smart device. * Easy sharing: Tap the share icon in the Dexcom G6 app and follow the on-screen instructions. *Requires standalone Follow app and internet connection.
How do I share my Dexcom data with my doctor?
To accept the clinic's invitation on the application:
- Click Profile.
- Click Allow Sharing. :
- Click "Accept Invite"
- Enter the access code provided by the clinic.
- Please select your date of birth.
- Click Continue.
- Touch the I agree to transfer my data to my clinic field.
- Click Yes, I share my data.
Does Dexcom work without Bluetooth?
The Dexcom G6 app connects to the transmitter using Bluetooth. Your Bluetooth must remain on to receive alarms, warnings, and sensor readings.
Does Dexcom come with a reader?
No, the Dexcom G6 receiver is an optional display device and is not included in the subscription price. You can always order a Dexcom G6 receiver if you need additional display units.
Why is my Dexcom G6 receiver not working?
Go to the Dexcom app settings and delete the transmitter serial number, then re-enter it and repeat the transmitter pairing process. Reboot your smart device and reopen the Dexcom app. Close all background applications before performing this step. Make sure your smart device is charging/charging.
Does the Dexcom G6 work in airplane mode?
If you are using a Dexcom G6 Glucose Information smart device when boarding an airplane, you must put the device into flight mode and turn on Bluetooth® to connect to the transmitter. If you use a Dexcom receiver, leave it as is and operate it as usual.
Are Dexcom G6 receivers distributed data?
Dexcom Share is a feature of the G6 app that allows remote monitoring. One person (exchange participant) can share his CGM data with another person (subscriber). To set up sharing, tap the share icon in the app and follow the on-screen instructions. *Requires standalone Follow app and internet connection.
Can I follow the Dexcom receiver?
The Dexcom Share feature built into the Dexcom G6 app allows you to remotely view blood sugar levels, trends, and data between diabetics and their friends, family, and caregivers on compatible smart devices. The Dexcom Follow app allows up to 10 subscribers to monitor the glucose levels of CGM users.