How do I stop Spam texts on my Apple Watch?
On the iPhone, under Settings->Messages->(Message Filtering) Unknown & Spam, we turn on Filter Unknown Senders.
Why am I getting Spam calls on my Apple Watch?
Sometimes networks get it wrong in the setup and the hidden number is not blocked, then the robocall spammers with their random number generator happen to find it. Bottom line, complain to your cellular network and have them check the eSIM setup on your iPhone calling plan.
How do I block calls on my Apple Watch?
If you wish to stop receiving call notifications altogether, you can completely turn off calls on Apple Watch.
- Open the Watch app on your iPhone.
- Under the My Watch tab, tap Phone.
- Select Custom.
- Under Alerts, turn off both Sound and Haptic.
How do I turn off text spam notifications?
On an Android phone, you can disable all potential spam messages from the Messages app. Tap the three-dot icon in the upper right of the app and select Settings > Spam protection and turn on the Enable spam protection switch. Your phone will now alert you if an incoming message is suspected of being spam.
How do I block spam phone calls?
Mark calls as spam
- On your device, open the Phone app .
- At the bottom, tap Recents .
- Tap the call you want to report as spam.
- Tap Block or Report spam. If you tap Block, you’ll be asked if you want to block the number. Tap Block. If you tap Report spam to confirm, tap Report spam.
Why does my Apple Watch ring and not my phone?
– If your watch is locked or has Do Not Disturb enabled, notifications will go to your iPhone. You may find that if you turn off Wrist Detection (on your iPhone, in the Watch app, go to: My Watch > General > Wrist Detection) it will cause all notification alerts to be delivered to both devices.
How do I turn my Apple Watch off?
Turn off: Normally, you’ll leave your Apple Watch on all of the time, but if you need to turn it off, press and hold the side button until the sliders appear, then drag the Power Off slider to the right.
Can you disable messages on Apple Watch?
You can disable Messages alerts on your Apple Watch. On the Apple Watch app on your iPhone: go to My Watch (bottom left tab) > Messages > choose Custom at the top > under Alerts, disable each of the options (Show Alerts, Sound and Haptic).
Can you turn off texts and calls on Apple Watch?
To permanently disable all phone and messages notifications on your Apple Watch: On your iPhone, in the Watch app, go to: My Watch (tab) > Phone. Choose Custom. Under Alerts, turn off Show Alerts.
What does haptic mean on Apple Watch?
The Apple Watch can communicate wordlessly using sounds and haptics. Sounds are audio alerts, whereas haptics are vibration alerts targeted at your wrist and arm.