How to change the type of temperature reading

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The Kinsa QuickCare thermometer can take oral, underarm, or rectal readings. Please use this guide if you need to change the reading type for a temperature reading. 

1. Open the Kinsa App

2. Turn on your Kinsa thermometer and wait for the screen below to pop up.



3. At the top of the pop-up screen you can tap on the down arrow and a drop-down menu will appear


4. Select your desired reading type and take your temperature.

Note: When you connect the thermometer to the Kinsa app you will be asked to select a default reading type. To change the default reading type you can disconnect the thermometer and reconnect it, then select the default reading type you'd like when asked.