How do I stop my Apple Watch from syncing?
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). These changes will be applied immediately.
How do I stop my iPhone from syncing Messages and watch?
On the Watch App on your iPhone, go to Notifications, then go to Messages. Tap Custom (as opposed to Mirror my iPhone) and turn OFF all options for Show Alerts, Sound and Haptic.
How long does syncing an Apple Watch take?
This will not take long. Even a full charge from a very low battery level will only take up to around 2.5 hours. It should not take too long to pair the watch. Perhaps allow an hour or so to pair and sync your watch and to explore and configure some of the settings to your preferences.
Can I take Apple Watch off charger while syncing?
As long as the battery doesn’t die during the update, your Apple Watch will be fine. Apple Watch should not be removed from the charger until the software update has completed.
How do I reset Apple Watch and pair again?
If your Apple Watch is stuck while pairing
- Press and hold the Digital Crown and the side button at the same time until your watch restarts. …
- After your watch restarts, firmly press the screen or press and hold the Digital Crown.
- Tap Reset.
- After your watch resets, you can pair it with your iPhone.
Can you turn off calls and texts 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.
How do I stop text messages on my Apple Watch?
Just remove the messages app in your Watch app on your iPhone and any other apps you don’t want.
How do I know if my Apple Watch is syncing?
To see if your Apple Watch is connected to your iPhone, touch and hold the bottom of the watch screen, swipe up to open Control Center, then look for the Connected status icon .
Does Apple Watch sync automatically?
All are free. As you know, Health and Activity data should sync automatically from your Apple Watch to the Activity app and Health app on your paired iPhone: Use the Activity app on your Apple Watch – Apple Support.
Can I use my iPhone while my Apple Watch is syncing?
You also need to make sure that your iPhone has Bluetooth turned on, and that it’s connected to Wi-Fi or a cellular network. … If you already set up your Apple Watch but want to use it with a different iPhone, you can transfer your Apple Watch and its content to your new iPhone.