Apple Watch Guide

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Apple Watch Guide

Apple Watch, the most anticipated gadget of the year, and the most personal device Apple has ever made went on sale on April 24th.

If you’re one of the lucky people to lay your hands on an Apple Watch, then find out everything there is to know about the device using our step-by-step guides for the Apple Watch.

You can also check our Apple Watch Tips & Tricks page to know about the hidden features, and latest tips and tricks.

If you’re planning to buy an Apple, and need help deciding what to buy, then we’ve you covered. Check our Apple Watch Buyer’s guide to find out everything you need to know about buying the Apple Watch.

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How to Use Theater Mode in Apple Watch

How to Use Theater Mode in Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is different things to different people. It works as a timepiece, as a workout tracker, and for controlling music and podcast apps. But sometimes you just want the Apple Watch to stop lighting up every 3 seconds. To me, this happens a lot either when I’m driving (manual gear shift FTW), when I’m playing card games or when I’m watching a movie. Thankfully Apple has released a feature in watchOS 3.2 just to take care of this – called Theater Mode.

How to transfer an incoming call from your Apple Watch to your iPhone

How to transfer an incoming call from your Apple Watch to your iPhone


The Apple Watch is a communication device, allowing you to both send and receive phone calls directly from your wrist. Unless you connect Bluetooth headphones, the Watch uses its built-in speaker and microphone to carry on all conversations. This speakerphone is convenient when you are at home, but it can be awkward when you are in a public place. 

What to do if you forget the passcode for your Apple Watch

What to do if you forget the passcode for your Apple Watch

Just like the iPhone, the Apple Watch can be used with a passcode to protect the data on the device. Also similar to the iPhone, the Watch will lock you out of the device if you forget your passcode and enter the wrong one too many times in a row. Read on for assistance if you can’t remember the passcode to your Watch and are saddled with a password locked device.

How to backup and restore your Apple Watch

How to backup and restore your Apple Watch


The Apple Watch has a backup mechanism that allows you to save important Apple Watch data on your iPhone. These backups allow you to reset your Watch and pick up right where you left off. Read on to find out how to create a backup and restore your Watch using this saved information.

How to clean your Apple Watch and Watch bands

How to clean your Apple Watch and Watch bands


Because it is always on your wrist, the Apple Watch gets exposed to a variety of elements depending on your daily activities. Dirt, food, lotions and more tend to be attracted to the device — smudging the screen, sticking to the buttons and soiling the strap. Read on for some tips to help keep your Watch clean as the first day you received it.

Here’s what you can do with the Apple Watch without an iPhone

Here’s what you can do with the Apple Watch without an iPhone


The Apple Watch relies on the iPhone for a majority of its functions, but there are a handful of activities that the Watch can perform if you are away from your iPhone for a short time. Read on to find out what you can do with the Watch if you find yourself temporarily out and about without your iPhone.

How to calibrate your Apple Watch for more accurate fitness tracking

How to calibrate your Apple Watch for more accurate fitness tracking

The Apple Watch is useful as an activity tracker, logging both your daily routine and your workout sessions. To improve the accuracy of your fitness tracking, you should calibrate the Watch, so it can accurately measure your calorie, distance and Move estimations. This calibration takes some time to complete, so be prepared to get outside and spend some time being active for the best results.

How to install Watch OS 1.0.1 software update on your Apple Watch

How to install Watch OS 1.0.1 software update on your Apple Watch

Apple has just released Watch OS 1.0.1, which includes number of performance improvements and bug fixes.

Since this is the first software update for Apple Watch, here’s a quick guide on how to install the update on your Apple Watch.

How to ensure your Apple Watch is connected to a Wi-Fi network

How to ensure your Apple Watch is connected to a Wi-Fi network

Apple Watch comes with Wi‑Fi (802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz) support, which is extremely useful as it helps in extending the range between your iPhone and Apple Watch rather than just relying on Bluetooth.

How to use the Apple Watch to track a Workout session

How to use the Apple Watch to track a Workout session

One of the strengths of the Apple Watch is the device’s ability to monitor your health and fitness. Combined with the iPhone, the Watch can be an important tool to keep active, lose weight, manage diabetes and more. The Watch has two components to help you in your quest for a healthy lifestyle — the Activity app, which we covered previosuly, and the Workout app, which we will discuss in detail below.