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Loop When Red

Can I Use Loop with a Red Loop? The first step is to tap on the red loop. The Loop app will give you an error message indicating the issue.  The two most common error messages involve (1) failure to communicate with the pump/pod or (2) missing CGM data.   When there...

New Device

New iPhone or iPod This section is for Loopers who want to transfer their Loop to a new device. (Note: the device can be any compatible iPhone or iPod – for simplicity – we just say phone on this page) The LoopDocs page (Updating) has detailed information...

Compare Versions

Which DIY Algorithm to Choose There are several do-it-yourself (DIY) closed loop algorithms. The best known are Loop and OpenAPS with several implementations for each. Both algorithms require careful attention to settings and there is a learning curve for each. Some...

RileyLink-Battery

Did your RileyLink LiPo battery heat up?    Turn off the RileyLink, take it apart, unplug the battery, wait for it to cool down, then test it to see if it is flat or fluffy.    Watch the video to see how you tell if it is “fluffy”. Is your battery flat? If...

Dexcom Share

Dexcom Outages and Proper Loop Configuration Dexcom Share outages happen (sometimes frequently and for extended periods of time). If your Loop app is not configured correctly these outages will cause Loop to stop functioning (red Loop). Below are instructions on how...

FreeAPS Fork

What is FreeAPS? FreeAPS is a version of Loop forked by Ivan Valkou and Kirill Chekanov. FreeAPS provides the user some features not found in Loop 2.2.x at the time of the fork, some additional in-app selectable options, and provides support for more types of CGM....
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