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[Equipment] Adjusting CPAP Time
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[Equipment] Adjusting CPAP Time
Howdy Everyone,

   I am getting annoyed having all my sleep sessions getting ripped in half because I work third shift and goto bed in the early am (6-9am) and get up about in the afternoon. The day going from noon - noon in addition to splitting all my sessions, it occasionally causes compliance "issues". All I have to do it go to be late or get up early. Luckily compliance allows for 2 missed days a week so it's not a huge deal.

   I think shifting my cpap's time is likely the easiest way to solve the dilemma.
 
  So my question, is what's the best way to do it. I don't want to mess up my existing data, or "lose" a day of compliance. I think shifting the time either back or forward about 6/8 hours should work. 

 Anyone else do this? 

 Thanks,

  Anthony
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#2
RE: [Equipment] Adjusting CPAP Time
You can advance the time without it affecting the data already there. If you set it back it will mess things up.
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RE: [Equipment] Adjusting CPAP Time
Ok so advancing it right at noon would be the easiest or right after I get up...
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RE: [Equipment] Adjusting CPAP Time
If you advanced it 12 hours right now you should be good to go.
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If you get an error message....You should be good to go PROVIDED you didn't sleep after 12 pm. Otherwise, wait 'til tomorrow after 12 pm and before you've slept.
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RE: [Equipment] Adjusting CPAP Time
I typically sleep from 6am to 2pm.

Currently I have 1 hour towards my "tuesday" compliance. So I need to make sure I get another 3 hours.

I hate seeing non compliant days on my compliance report. Lol
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RE: [Equipment] Adjusting CPAP Time
Why don't you set the A10's clock back 6 hours? It would then show that you slept from midnight till 8 AM but it would be on the same day.
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