How To Use | Digital Bookmark

Thank you for your purchase of the mark-my-time digital bookmark, a unique timer that helps track reading time! With proper use, the mark-my-time digital bookmark will give you many years of enjoyment.

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First use:
Locate and remove 1 plastic battery tab extending from the battery cover on the back side of the bookmark. You will hear a tone indicating that your timer has started and the time on screen will read 12:00 am.

Your timer has 3 timing functions:
CLOCK Mode: Monitor time of day. AM or PM will show in the edge of the window after the numbers.
Countdown MODE: to set a desired reading goal for a single reading session. ▼ will show on the edge of the display.
Count up/Cumulative MODE: to monitor total time read over a single reading session or multiple reading sessions. ▲ will show in the display at the end of the numbers.

To switch between the 3 different modes on the timer, press the MODE button untill the desired function is displayed in the window.

To Set the time of day on the clock

  • Press MODE until the Time of Day and am/pm shows in the display.
  • Press and hold the MODE key until all four digits flash.
  • Press HRS key to change hour and MINS key to change minutes.
  • Clock is in the 12-hour mode. To set AM or PM, hold HRS button until the correct icon shows in the window.
  • Once time is set, press MODE key to exit SETUP mode

To use Countdown MODE
Use this mode to set a desired goal for reading minutes. Once timer reaches 00:00, an alarm will sound, letting you know your reading session has completed.

  • • Press MODE until ▼ shows on the edge of the display.
  • • To set minute goal, repeatedly press MINS button
  • To set hour goal, repeatedly press HRS button.
  • Press START/STOP to until colon begins flashing to indicate timer has been started. Press START/STOP will also stop the timer (colon will not be flashing).
  • Upon reaching 1 minute remaining in countdown mode, the display will switch and count down by seconds - the display will read SE:59, SE:58, SE:56...
  • Once countdown timer reaches 00:00 an alarm will sound for 30 seconds
  • To reset timer to 00:00 at any time, press START/STOP button until colon has stopped flashing and then press the HRS and MINS buttons at the same time.

To use Count Up/Cumulative MODE
Use this mode to accumulate reading minutes over several reading sessions throughout the day, week, month or beyond.

  • Press MODE until ▲ shows on the edge of the display
  • Press START/STOP button to start the timer. The colon (:) will flash to indicate timer has been started.
  • For the first minute of the session Timer will count up by SECONDS (display will read SE:01, SE:02, SE:03...), until it reaches SE:59 at which point it will switch to counting up in 1 minute intervals.
  • Press START/STOP again to stop the timer. The colon (:) will stop flashing.
  • To reset timer to 00:00 at any time, press START/STOP button until colon has stopped flashing and then press the HRS and MINS buttons at the same time.