How to

How to change your Palmdoc 1 battery

(Step by Step Guides)

Step 1

Make sure the meter is turned off. Let the front of the meter rest in the palm of your hand. Slide the battery cover open.

Step 2

Use the edge of the battery cover to slide out the battery from the holder.

Step 3

Insert a new battery (battery type CR2032), making sure to align the plus (+) side up.

Step 4

You should hear a beep to indicate correct installation. If not, please reinsert the battery correctly, then close the cover.


  • Replacing the battery does not affect the test results stored in memory, however the time and date will need to be reset.
  • As with all small objects, the battery should be kept away from small children as a safety precaution. If the battery is swallowed, seek medical assistance immediately.
  • Batteries might leak chemicals if not used for a long time. Remove the batteries if you are not going to use the device for an extended period (i.e. 3 months or more)