Why won't my radio controlled watch or clock set?

Sometimes radio controlled watches do not set straight away because the radio signal isn't strong enough.

One option to try is to put the watch face down on a window, away from metallic bars or electronic devices. The radio signal is at it's strongest during the night and typically updates at about 3am.

If your watch is unable to make contact with the radio signal, it will continue to function in the same way as a standard watch. The time will then be corrected the next time your watch receives the time signal.

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