Apple Watch tips and tricks: Hidden secrets of watchOS revealed

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(Pocket-lint) - The Apple Watch is simply a analyzable instrumentality but it offers plentifulness to Apple iPhone users blessed and keen to research each its features. 

For the astir part, you should beryllium capable to enactment retired the basics of your caller Apple Watch, but Apple has included plentifulness of hidden gems to let you to get adjacent much retired of it than you thought possible.

How bash you crook connected Power Reserve? How bash you wide each your messages successful 1 go? How bash you instrumentality a screenshot connected the Apple Watch? Here are our tips and tricks afloat of shortcuts, speedy options and overmuch more, each waiting to beryllium discovered and utilised to assistance you go an Apple Watch powerfulness user. 

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Apple Watch General tips and tricks

How to mute oregon soundlessness an Apple Watch

Swipe up from the bottommost of your Apple Watch and pat connected the doorbell icon. This volition crook your Apple Watch into soundless mode.

How to unpair an Apple Watch

Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Head to the My Watch tab > Tap connected All Watches successful the apical near > Tap connected your Apple Watch > Tap connected the accusation awesome adjacent to your Apple Watch > Select Unpair Apple Watch.

How to brace and setup an Apple Watch with iPhone 

Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Follow the instructions. It's bully and easy, we promise. You'll beryllium guided done everything, including adding cards for Apple Pay. Apple Watch lone works with iPhone truthful if you're an Android user, you won't beryllium capable to brace an Apple Watch to your device.

How to acceptable up and negociate a child's Apple Watch

To acceptable up an Apple Watch for your child, spot your iPhone adjacent the watch. You'll past request to pat Continue and take Set Up for a Family Member.

How to mill reset an Apple Watch

Open the Settings app connected your Apple Watch > General > Scroll down to 'Reset' > Erase All Content and Settings.

How to update an Apple Watch

To cheque you're moving the latest watchOS software, unfastened the Settings app connected your Apple Watch > General > Software Update. If determination is simply a bundle update, marque definite your Apple Watch is connected to Wi-Fi and connected its charger and property the 'Download and Install' button.

How to alteration oregon region an Apple Watch band

Take your Apple Watch disconnected and crook it over. You'll spot 2 buttons astatine the apical and bottommost of the bosom complaint sensor connected the underside of the case. Push each fastener successful and descent the respective strap out. You tin past descent different strap successful and it volition click into place.

How to crook disconnected an Apple Watch 

Press and clasp the broadside fastener beneath the Digital Crown and past descent the Power Off enactment from near to close connected the menu. You tin also opt to amusement your Medical ID (if you person acceptable it up) oregon marque an SOS call.

How to crook connected an Apple Watch 

Press and clasp the broadside fastener beneath the Digital Crown to crook your Apple Watch backmost on.

How to crook connected Always On show connected Series 5/6

Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Scroll down to Display & Brightness > Always On > Toggle connected oregon off.

Hide delicate complications connected Always On show connected Series 5/6

If you privation information similar your calendar appointments, messages and bosom complaint tin beryllium hidden erstwhile your wrist is down, adjacent erstwhile the ever connected show is on.

Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Scroll down to Display & Brightness > Always On > Toggle connected oregon disconnected Hide Sensitive Complications.

How to crook connected Power Reserve mode connected an Apple Watch

Swipe up from the bottommost of your Apple Watch timepiece look and pat the artillery percentage. You tin past swipe near to close connected the Power Reserve tab to crook it on.

How to crook disconnected Power Reserve mode connected an Apple Watch

Press and clasp the broadside fastener beneath the Digital Crown until the Apple logo appears to crook Power Reserve off.

How to instrumentality a screenshot connected Apple Watch

To drawback a photograph of immoderate is connected your Apple Watch screen, property some the Digital Crown and the broadside fastener astatine the aforesaid time.

The photograph volition beryllium automatically saved to your Photos medium connected your iPhone. You volition request to marque definite 'Enabling Screenshots' is connected however. To bash this, caput to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > General > Scroll down to Enable Screenshot and guarantee it is toggled on.

How to hard reset your Apple Watch

Press the Digital Crown and 2nd fastener for astir 10 seconds until the Apple logo reappears.

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How to marque the surface chopped retired clip longer

Go to the Watch app connected your iPhone > Hit the My Watch tab and past 'General'. Scroll down to 'Wake Screen' and acceptable the 'On Tap' mounting to "Wake for 70 seconds". 

How to disable Bedside Mode

It's imaginable to marque your Apple Watch alteration to Nightstand mode erstwhile connected to the charger connected its side. This volition show the time, similar an alarm timepiece mightiness for example.

If you privation disable this feature, spell to the Watch app connected your iPhone > My Watch Tab > General > Bedside Mode. You tin besides alteration and disable Bedside Mode from the Settings app connected the Watch. 

How to rapidly spell to the past app connected Apple Watch

Double click connected the Digital Crown connected your Apple Watch to spell to the past app you were using.

How to entree precocious utilized apps

Single pat the broadside fastener nether the Digital Crown and you volition spot each the apps you've precocious opened.

How to entree Siri connected Apple Watch

Either accidental "Hey Siri" oregon agelong property connected the Digital Crown to activate Siri connected the Apple Watch.

How to usage Siri connected Apple Watch to translate

Raise your wrist, past accidental "How bash you accidental ' How are you successful Chinese'". Siri volition beryllium capable to construe straight from your Watch successful 10 languages.

How to mute an incoming call

To mute an incoming call, conscionable screen Apple Watch with your hand.

How to get backmost to ticker face

Don't interest astir pressing the Digital Crown to support going backmost earlier you yet get backmost to the main ticker face. Instead, simply spot your manus implicit your Apple Watch look and it volition spell black. Tap connected the surface and you'll beryllium returned to the ticker look consecutive away.

How to unlock your Apple Watch with your iPhone

You tin setup Apple Watch to automatically unlock erstwhile you're wearing it and you unlock your iPhone.

Go to the Apple Watch app connected iPhone > My Watch tab > Passcode > Unlock with iPhone.

How to unlock your iPhone with Apple Watch erstwhile wearing a mask

You tin acceptable it up truthful your Apple Watch volition unlock your iPhone erstwhile Face ID detects a look mask, arsenic agelong arsenic you're moving iOS 14.5 oregon aboriginal and watchOS 7.4 and later. Your Watch volition request to beryllium connected your wrist, adjacent to your iPhone, unlocked and protected by a passcode.

Open Settings connected iPhone > Face ID & Passcode > Type successful your passcode > Toggle connected '[Name] Apple Watch' nether the "Unlock with Apple Watch" section.

How to find your mislaid iPhone utilizing your Apple Watch

Swipe up from the bottommost of your Apple Watch timepiece face. Tap connected the iPhone awesome and if your iPhone is on, it volition nonstop retired an audible ping to assistance you find it.

How to find your Apple Watch utilizing your iPhone

Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Tap connected the My Watch tab > Tap connected All Watches > Click connected your Watch > Tap connected the accusation awesome connected the close of your Watch accusation > Tap connected the Find My Apple Watch option. This volition motorboat the Find My app, which you could besides motorboat independently. 

You tin past opt to Play Sound, Erase your Apple Watch oregon Mark As Lost.

How to crook connected Airplane mode connected your Apple Watch

You tin brace your Watch and your iPhone to spell into Airplane mode together, oregon you tin crook Airplane Mode connected manually from your Apple Watch.

Make definite the Airplane Mode Mirror iPhone diagnostic is turned connected successful the Apple Watch app. From the Apple Watch app connected iPhone, caput to the My Watch Tab > General > Airplane Mode > Toggle connected Mirror iPhone.

Alternatively, swipe up from the bottommost of your Watch look and pat the level connected oregon off.

How to crook Do Not Disturb connected oregon disconnected connected your Apple Watch

Swipe up from the bottommost of your Apple Watch timepiece look and deed the moon. This volition power bash not disturb connected oregon off. You tin take betwixt On, On for 1 Hour, On Until This Evening oregon On Until I Leave.

How to reorder oregon delete speedy settings connected your Apple Watch

If you privation the torch awesome much accessible, oregon airplane mode, for example, you tin rearrange Quick Settings connected your Apple Watch truthful you tin entree what you usage most, faster.

Swipe up from the bottommost of your Apple Watch timepiece look and scroll to the bottom. Tap 'Edit'. The icons volition jiggle truthful you tin determination them into the positions that champion suit what you want. Make definite you deed 'Done' astatine the bottommost afterwards.

How to alteration your Apple Watch to left-handed orientation

You tin alteration the predisposition of the Apple Watch by mounting whether you volition beryllium utilizing it connected your near oregon close wrist. Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Tap connected the My Watch tab > General > Watch Orientation > Change from near to close oregon vice versa. You tin besides prime the broadside of the Digital Crown.

Accessibility changes

You tin alteration a fig of accessibility features connected the Apple Watch, specified arsenic however it reacts to your input. Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Tap connected the My Watch tab > Accessibility. You'll beryllium capable to tally connected Bold Text and Zoom successful these settings, for example.

How to alteration Handoff for your Apple Watch

If you are doing thing connected your Apple Watch that you past privation to transportation connected doing connected your iPhone, you tin alteration Apple's Handoff diagnostic truthful you tin transportation connected arsenic you were.

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Select the My Watch Tab > General > Toggle connected Enable Handoff.

How to alteration the app layout connected Apple Watch

Open the Apple Watch app connected your iPhone > Tap connected the My Watch tab > App View > Choose betwixt Gid View and List View.

In Grid View, you tin besides pat connected Arrangement. You'll past beryllium capable to commencement moving the circles astir to suit your preferences.

How to delete an app from Apple Watch

Go to the app surface connected your Watch by pressing the Digital Crown > Long property connected the show until the icons commencement to jiggle. Any apps that person a 'x' successful the apical close country tin beryllium deleted. You tin besides determination the apps astir successful the aforesaid mode you bash connected your iPhone utilizing this tip. This lone works if you person the app layout acceptable to Grid View. 

How to adhd apps to Apple Watch

It's adjacent easier to adhd apps to Apple Watch than it was antecedently arsenic the Apple Watch has it's ain App Store from watchOS 6 and later. Press the Digital Crown to instrumentality you to the Apps surface and past look for the App Store symbol. 

You'll past beryllium capable to hunt oregon scroll done the assorted recommended apps for Apple Watch. Tap connected an app you privation to download and property 'Get' to adhd it to your Apple Watch.

You tin besides find and download caller apps for your Apple Watch connected your iPhone. Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Tap connected the Discover tab successful the bottommost close > Press Explore Watch Apps > Find an app you similar and property 'Get'.

How to brace Bluetooth headphones to an Apple Watch

On the Apple Watch, unfastened the Settings app and past Bluetooth. You tin brace your headphones straight to your Apple Watch from here.

Increase vibration with Prominent Haptic

Sometimes a haptic (buzz) from a notification isn't capable to alert you, particularly if you are wearing your Apple Watch strap loosely.

To assistance combat that, you tin crook connected thing called 'Prominent Haptic' that erstwhile on, Apple Watch volition play a salient haptic to pre-announce immoderate communal alerts. To crook this on, spell to the Settings app connected the Apple Watch > Sounds & Haptics < Scroll to the Haptics conception > Tap connected Prominent.

How to crook connected a six-digit passcode

As default, the Apple Watch comes with a four-digit passcode, nevertheless you tin summation this level of information to a six-digit passcode.

To bash that, spell to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Passcode > De-toggle Simple Passcode > Type successful your caller six-digit code. 

How to link your Apple Watch to Wi-Fi

During setup, you volition request to link your Apple Watch to Wi-Fi but if you alteration Wi-Fi systems oregon you request to link to a antithetic network, it's bully and simple. 

Open the Settings app connected your Apple Watch > Scroll down to Wi-Fi > Choose the web you privation to articulation > Enter the password.

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How to unlock your Mac with your Apple Watch

If you person a Mac and an Apple Watch, you tin acceptable it truthful your Apple Watch volition unlock your MacBook without you having to benignant successful your password.

Open the System Preferences connected your Mac > Security & Privacy > Tick the 'Use your Apple Watch to unlock apps and Mac' container > Type successful your Mac password to enable.

How to usage Apple Pay connected Apple Watch

Once you've acceptable your cards up connected Apple Watch, conscionable treble click the broadside fastener nether the Digital Crown to motorboat Apple Pay. You tin descent betwixt the cards you've acceptable up and past conscionable clasp your Watch adjacent to the outgo terminal.

How to adhd a outgo paper to your Apple Watch

Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Tap connected Wallet & Apple Pay > Add Card. You'll request to travel the steps to adhd your outgo card.

How to take your default outgo paper connected Apple Watch

Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Tap connected Wallet & Apple Pay > Default Card > Choose the paper you privation to person arsenic the main card. Don't worry, you tin power betwixt cards easy truthful it doesn't substance excessively much.

Set an Express Travel Card

If you acceptable an Express Travel Card, you won't request to treble pat the broadside fastener to motorboat Apple Pay connected your Apple Watch erstwhile travelling connected nationalist transport. Once an Express Travel Card is setup, you'll beryllium capable to conscionable clasp your ticker against a nationalist transport question terminal to wage for your journey. 

Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Tap connected Wallet & Apple Pay > Select Express Travel Card > Choose the paper you privation to enactment automatically erstwhile travelling without you needing to treble click the broadside button.

How to usage your Apple Watch to corroborate payments connected Mac

You tin usage Apple Pay connected your Apple Watch to corroborate payments connected a adjacent Mac. To bash this, unfastened the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Tap connected Wallet & Apple Pay > Toggle connected Allow Payments connected Mac.

How to find a Medical ID connected Apple Watch

Push and clasp the broadside fastener adjacent to the Digital Crown connected Apple Watch and descent the Medical ID enactment to presumption Medical ID. You'll request to person acceptable your Medical ID up connected your iPhone beforehand.

How to acceptable the manus lavation timer connected Apple Watch

Apple Watch tin observe erstwhile you're washing your hands if you crook it on, and acceptable a 20-second timer truthful you lavation them for agelong enough.

Open Settings connected your Apple Watch > Scroll down to Handwashing > Toggle it on. 

How to acceptable your sound threshold connected Apple Watch

You tin take to beryllium notified by your Apple Watch if you are successful an situation wherever the dependable levels could beryllium damaging to your hearing. 

Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Noise > Noise Threshold > Choose your threshold.

How to cheque the sound levels connected your Apple Watch

Open the Noise app connected Apple Watch and you'll spot beryllium capable to spot what decibels the situation you are successful is at.

How to commencement a dependable signaling from your Apple Watch

Open the Voice Memo app connected your Apple Watch and pat the large reddish button. This volition commencement a dependable signaling which volition beryllium saved to your iPhone, iPad and Mac.

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Apple Watch Messages tips and tricks

How to work messages connected Apple Watch

When you get a message, rise your wrist to spot who your connection is from and to work the afloat message. Lower your limb to disregard it.

Respond with a preset connection connected Apple Watch

When a connection comes successful connected your Apple Watch, scroll down to the bottommost and you tin nonstop a preset connection successful response.

Respond with words

You tin opt to dictate your connection to beryllium turned into words via Siri oregon nonstop arsenic an audio record wrong the text. It's besides imaginable to usage your digit to benignant and it volition crook it into text.

Respond with Emoji, Animoji oregon Memoji

Apple besides lets you respond with a fig of antithetic emoji exclusive to the Apple Watch, arsenic good arsenic modular emoji, Animoji and Memoji stickers. To spot beyond your astir precocious utilized emoji scroll down with your digit oregon the Digital Crown and you'll find different emojis arsenic good arsenic Memoji and Animoji. 

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How to nonstop a caller connection connected Apple Watch

Open the Messages app connected your Apple Watch and propulsion down from the top. You'll spot 'New Message' astatine the top, pat connected that to constitute a caller message. 

Mirror your iPhone for Messages connected Apple Watch

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Messages > Tick Mirror my iPhone. Your Apple Watch volition present alert you successful the aforesaid mode your iPhone is acceptable up for caller messages.

Only repetition alerts once

If you don't privation your Apple Watch buzzing each the time, you tin acceptable it truthful your ticker lone alerts you of a caller substance connection erstwhile alternatively than twice. Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Messages > Select Custom. Alternatively you tin person the ticker punctual you of a azygous connection up to 10 times.

Turn disconnected dependable for connection alerts on Apple Watch

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Messages > Select Custom > Toggle Sound off.

Send Read Receipts from Apple Watch

You tin acceptable the Apple Watch to automatically nonstop work receipts erstwhile you person work a message. Go to the Apple Watch App for iPhone > Messages > Choose Custom > Toggle Send Read Receipts connected oregon disconnected depending connected your preference.

Changing Default Replies connected Apple Watch

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Messages > Default Replies. You tin alteration the default replies you nonstop erstwhile the Apple Watch isn't trying to conjecture what to accidental by tapping Edit astatine the apical right. Or you tin crook Smart Replies connected oregon off.

It's besides imaginable to adhd a reply that you mightiness privation to nonstop often if you scroll to the bottom. Swiping close to near connected a default reply volition let you to delete it.

Apple Watch Mail tips and tricks

Delete email from your Apple Watch

You tin rapidly delete an email from your inbox database by swiping close to near connected the connection connected your Apple Watch and tapping the reddish icon with the bin.

Flag an email connected Apple Watch

You tin emblem your emails by swiping close to near connected the connection connected Apple Watch and tapping the emblem icon.

Marking an email arsenic unread from your Apple Watch

You tin people an email arsenic unread from your Apple Watch by either swiping near to close connected the connection successful your inbox oregon scrolling down to the extremity of the email erstwhile you're successful it and tapping connected Mark arsenic Unread.

Mirror your iPhone for Mail connected Apple Watch

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Mail > Tick Mirror my iPhone. Your Apple Watch volition present alert you successful the aforesaid mode your iPhone is acceptable up erstwhile you get caller emails.

Customise what email alerts you get connected Apple Watch

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Mail > Custom. Here you tin prime however each of your antithetic email accounts are handled and whether you privation alerts astatine all.

Emails lone from VIPs connected Apple Watch

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Mail > Custom > Tick VIPs. Now you volition lone get alerts connected your Apple Watch erstwhile your VIPs email you.

Change connection preview size connected Apple Watch

You tin person none, one, oregon 2 lines of preview for your email messages connected Apple Watch. To prime the 1 for you spell to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Mail > Message Preview.

How to alteration your email signature connected Apple Watch

By default, immoderate email you nonstop from your Apple Watch volition accidental "Sent from my Apple Watch". To alteration your signature, unfastened the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Select Mail > Custom > Signature > Type what you privation your caller Signature to be.

Don't delete emails by mistake connected Apple Watch

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Mail > Custom. Scroll down and toggle connected 'Ask Before Deleting'.

How to reply to emails connected Apple Watch

You tin reply to emails, emblem them, people them arsenic unread oregon delete them connected Apple Watch. To bash so, scroll down to the bottommost of the email you are speechmaking and chose from the options.

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Apple Watch Activity tips and tricks

Change your goals connected Apple Watch

Open the Activity app connected Apple Watch and scroll down to bottommost of your stats to alteration your regular determination goal, workout extremity and basal goal.

See much enactment information connected Apple Watch 

Swipe up from the 3 ringing summary connected Apple Watch presumption to spot much information, including progressive calories, steps, region and flights climbed.

Turn disconnected Stand reminders connected Apple Watch

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Activity > Toggle Stand Reminders off. Follow the aforesaid instructions to crook Stand Reminders backmost on.

Turn disconnected enactment advancement updates connected Apple Watch

If you aren't fussed astir getting updates passim the time astir however progressive you're being past you tin alteration erstwhile the Apple Watch notifies you astir it.

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Activity > Daily Coaching.

Turn disconnected each Activity alerts connected Apple Watch

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Activity > Toggle disconnected each the alerts you don't want.

Turn disconnected enactment tracking altogether connected Apple Watch 

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Privacy. There are 2 options: Fitness Tracking and Heart Rate. You tin crook either connected oregon off, oregon some to halt the bosom complaint sensor calculating your calories burned and the ticker utilizing your assemblage movements to find your measurement number and fittingness level. 

Apple Watch Workout tips and tricks

How to intermission oregon extremity a workout rapidly connected Apple Watch

Swipe near to close during a workout connected your Apple Watch to extremity oregon intermission a workout. You tin past take to prevention oregon discard it. 

Change the metrics shown during a workout connected Apple Watch

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Workout > Workout View. You tin acceptable your preferences for the antithetic workouts. 

How to alteration Power redeeming mode successful Workout connected Apple Watch

If you privation to prevention powerfulness during a workout, you tin crook disconnected the bosom complaint monitor. Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Workout > Toggle the Power Saving Mode enactment on.

Add segments erstwhile connected an outdoor tally connected Apple Watch

It's imaginable to adhd a conception erstwhile connected an outdoor tally with Apple Watch by conscionable treble tapping the display. A conception volition diagnostic time, region and mean pace. 

Turn connected Running Auto Pause connected Apple Watch

You tin toggle connected a mounting called Running Auto Pause connected Apple Watch that volition intermission moving workouts erstwhile you halt moving and resume them erstwhile you commencement again.

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Workout > Toggle connected Running Auto Pause.

Select a playlist to automatically play erstwhile you commencement a Workout connected Apple Watch

You tin take a playlist to commencement playing automatically each clip you commencement a Workout connected Apple Watch, though it won't play if you are already listening to euphony oregon different audio.

To crook this diagnostic on, caput to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Workout > Scroll down to Workout Playlist > Select your Playlist. You'll request to person downloaded the playlist from Apple Music.

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Apple Watch wellness and slumber tips and tricks

How to Track slumber with Apple Watch

Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Scroll down to Sleep > Toggle connected Track Sleep with Apple Watch.

How to crook disconnected day and clip connected Apple Watch erstwhile sleeping

Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Scroll down to Sleep > Toggle disconnected Show Time.

How to crook connected charging reminders

You tin get a reminder to complaint your Apple Watch earlier your upwind down clip to marque definite it has enogh foodstuff to way your sleep.

Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Scroll down to Sleep > Toggle connected Charging Reminders.

How to crook connected oregon disconnected the handwashing timer

Apple Watch tin observe erstwhile you are washing your hands and commencement a 20-second timer. To bash this, unfastened the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Scroll down to Handwashing > Toggle connected of disconnected Handwashing Timer. 

How to crook connected Blood Oxygen measurements connected Series 6

The Apple Watch Series 6 has a Blood Oxygen app to measurement the oxygen levels successful your humor and instrumentality on-demand readings. 

To crook it connected oregon off, unfastened the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Scroll down to Blood Oxygen > Toggle connected oregon disconnected Blood Oxygen Measurements.

Apple Watch Music tips and tricks

How to spot medium creation connected Apple Watch

Tap connected the 3 dots successful the bottommost country of the Now Playing surface successful the Apple Music app and scroll down to View Album.

How to shuffle a playlist oregon medium connected Apple Watch

Tap connected the mediate icon astatine the bottommost of the Now Playing surface connected the Apple Music app connected Apple Watch and deed the shuffle fastener connected the adjacent screen.

Jump alphabetically successful way oregon medium listings connected Apple Watch

Scroll faster with the Digital Crown until a missive appears erstwhile successful the Apple Music app connected Apple Watch. It volition past leap done your songs via the alphabet.

Turn up the measurement with Digital Crown connected Apple Watch

When you are viewing euphony successful the Apple Music app connected Apple Watch, usage the Digital Crown to crook the measurement up oregon down.

How to adhd euphony to your Apple Watch

The Apple Watch has the quality to store songs truthful you tin perceive without your iPhone adjacent - large for a run. To sync a playlist spell to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Music > Select Add Music and past prime the playlist oregon medium you privation to sync. Songs sync erstwhile Apple Watch is connected its charger.

Apple Watch Calendar tips and tricks

Switch betwixt database and time presumption connected Apple Watch 

Open the settings app connected the Apple Watch > Scroll down to Calendar > Choose from Up Next, List and Day presumption options.

Get directions to an lawsuit connected Apple Watch from Calendar

Force Touch connected a calendar introduction connected the Apple Watch and prime get directions. These volition past unfastened up successful Maps, taking you done measurement by measurement with vibrations connected your wrist. The calendar introduction volition request to person the determination of the lawsuit successful for this to enactment though.

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Watch faces tips and tricks

How to alteration your ticker look connected Apple Watch

Force Touch connected the ticker look surface connected your Apple Watch and past scroll near oregon close to uncover more.

How to customise your ticker look connected Apple Watch

Force Touch connected the ticker look surface connected your Apple Watch and past property 'Edit'.

Scroll near and close to uncover antithetic elements, similar colour, which tin beryllium changed. Use the Digital Crown to scroll done colour oregon antithetic Complications.

Tap connected each Complication to alteration what's successful them. Not each features are disposable connected each watches.

Share a ticker look connected Apple Watch

Force Touch connected the ticker look surface > Swipe to the ticker look you privation to stock > Tap connected the stock icon adjacent to 'Edit' nether the ticker look > Tap connected Add Contact > Tap Send. 

Deleting timepiece faces connected Apple Watch

Swipe up erstwhile successful the ticker look enactment mode connected Apple Watch to delete the face. Don't interest you haven't deleted it forever.

Having much than 1 plan of the aforesaid ticker look connected Apple Watch

In the ticker look enactment mode connected Apple Watch, scroll each the mode to the close and prime new. Use the Digital Crown to scroll done disposable options.

Setting 24-hour clip connected Apple Watch

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone and scroll down the paper and pat Clock. Toggle whether you privation your ticker to amusement 24-hour clip oregon not.

Push Alerts from your iPhone connected your Apple Watch

When Push Alerts is on, your Apple Watch volition alert you of Timers and Alarms you've acceptable connected your iPhone truthful you tin snooze oregon disregard them remotely.

Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Clock > Toggle Push Alerts connected oregon off.

Turn disconnected the reddish notifications indicator connected Apple Watch

When the notifications indicator is on, a reddish dot volition look astatine the apical of your Apple Watch look erstwhile you person unread notifications.

Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Clock > Turn the Notifications Indicator connected oregon off.

Choosing your monogram details connected your Apple Watch

Some of the Apple Watch ticker faces - similar Infograph, Colour, Meridian and California - let you to amusement your monogram connected the face.

The Apple Watch app for iPhone allows you to customise what initials are shown (up to 5).

To alteration it spell to the Apple Watch app connected iPhone > Clock > Monogram.

Change City names oregon adhd airdrome abbreviations

By default, Apple lists the metropolis clip zones astir the satellite you've got stored successful your phone, but if you subordinate much with San Fran oregon Seattle than you bash with Los Angeles past you mightiness privation to alteration the name.

Go to the app connected your iPhone > Clock > City Abbreviations.

Set the clip up connected Apple Watch

Some radical similar to person their ticker ever acceptable a mates of minutes fast.

On your Apple Watch spell to Settings > Clock > +0 min. Use the Digital Crown to alteration the clip up to an hr up successful 1 infinitesimal increments.

Setting a photograph ticker look connected Apple Watch

To acceptable a circumstantial photograph arsenic a ticker look connected Apple Watch, find a photograph successful Photos connected your iPhone. You'll past request to pat connected the stock icon successful the bottommost near country and scroll down to Create Watch Face.

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Apple Watch Phone tips and tricks

Stop your Apple Watch ringing erstwhile your telephone rings

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Phone > Custom > Opt to person the Watch amusement notifications, sounds, oregon whether it should buzz.

Call idiosyncratic from your Apple Watch

Go to the Phone app connected your Apple Watch and past prime idiosyncratic from your Favourites, Recents, oregon Contacts.

Making a telephone connected your Apple Watch

Press the Digital Crown to load Siri and past accidental "Call [insert name]" to marque the call.

Apple Watch Photos tips and tricks

Deciding what photos to amusement connected the Apple Watch

You tin opt to person definite photos oregon albums synced to your Apple Watch adjacent erstwhile you don't person your iPhone nearby.

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Photos > Synced Albums. You tin past prime which albums you privation connected your Apple Watch.

Selecting a photograph connected your Apple Watch

Use the Digital Crown to zoom successful and retired connected the photos app connected your Apple Watch and your fingers to determination around.

Setting a photograph ticker look connected Apple Watch

To acceptable a circumstantial photograph arsenic a ticker look connected your Apple Watch, find a photograph successful Photos and pat connected the Apple Watch icon successful the bottommost near country to spot which ticker look options you tin create. 

Apple Watch Stocks tips and tricks

Change the Stock ticker look complication connected Apple Watch

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Stocks > Select whether you privation Current Price, Points Change, Percentage Change, oregon Market Cap.

Change default banal successful Glances connected Apple Watch

Go to the Stocks conception of the Apple Watch app for iPhone and past prime from a scope of antithetic stocks oregon simply person it reflector your iPhone.

Apple Watch Weather tips and tricks

Change the default metropolis connected Apple Watch

Open the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Weather > Select which metropolis you privation to amusement connected your ticker faces oregon the Weather Glance.

See 10 time forecast connected Apple Watch

Go to the Weather app connected your Apple Watch and swipe up to spot the adjacent 10 days of upwind for that city.

Apple Watch Notifications tips and tricks

What does the reddish dot mean connected Apple Watch?

If you spot a reddish dot connected your ticker face, it means you person unread notifications. To get escaped of the dot, unfastened the Watch app connected iPhone > Notifications > Toggle disconnected Notifications Indicator.

How to wide each notifications connected Apple Watch

Scroll to the apical of the notifications pane to Clear All notifications connected your Apple Watch.

How to spot past notifications connected Apple Watch

Swipe down from the apical of the surface connected your Apple Watch and each your uncleared notifications volition appear.

Don't amusement the connection connected Apple Watch, conscionable the alert

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Notifications > Select Notification Privacy.

Now erstwhile you get a connection you'll cognize its from a circumstantial app but you person to pat to spot what it says. Handy if you don't privation others speechmaking your notifications.

How to chopped down notifications connected Apple Watch

Go to the Apple Watch app for iPhone > Notifications > Select whether you privation Apple and 3rd enactment apps to nonstop you notifications oregon not. 

Writing by Britta O'Boyle and Stuart Miles. Originally published connected 7 May 2015.

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