How to Delete or Hide Apps on Apple Watch: 9 Steps - MakeSureHow
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Two Methods:Delete apps directly from iPhone watchRemove Apps From Your Apple Watch With iPhone

Today, Apple watch and phones are the biggest craze in our society. Before learning, how to delete or hide apps on apple watch, we have to know or learn about Apple Watch. So, first of all we are going to gain some deep rooted experience about Apple watch and its features. Apple watch is a smart watch made and developed by Apple Company or in short Apple Inc. It incorporates or in the sense, it is made for fitness tracking and mostly has many health oriented capabilities such as checking blood pressure, sugar levels, heart beats etc. As well as integration with the ‘Apple’ smart phone and other Apple products and services. This kind of device is available in three collections:-a) Apple watch sport b) Apple watch c) Apple watch edition. This watch is categorized by different combinations of cases and first or third party bands. Apple watch depends on a wirelessly connected iPhone 5 or above to perform many of its default functions like calling or texting. It is compatible or suitable with the iPhone 5 or latest models, through the use of Bluetooth or Wi-Fi.Features: The Apple watch works with ‘Apple Pay’, a mobile payment system. It is capable of receiving phone calls and iMessage and SMS texts via a paired iPhone and can track fitness, run third party apps and use in Apple feature called “Handoff”. It can control Apple TV, and act as viewfinder for an iPhone camera, give the wearer or user directions via ‘Native Maps App’, and can store loyalty, cards and tickets in ‘Wallet’. Apple watch includes ‘Siri,’ a personal assistant app, which works as an intelligent personal assistant and knowledge navigator. The feature uses ‘natural language user interface’ to answer questions, Make recommendations and perform actions by delegating requests to set off web services such as Wolfram or Alpha. Apple watch uses a technology called “Force Touch”, which allows it to sense the amount force being applied to the display. If the watch battery depletes to less than one percent, the watch will automatically enter a ‘power reserve’ mode, which allows the user to continue reading the time for extra 72 hours. The watch then reverts to its normal mode when recharged. The feature can also be activated using ‘Battery Glance’.

EditMethod 1 of 2: Delete apps directly from iPhone watch

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    Return to the ‘Home Screen’ of your Apple Watch.
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    Press and hold on any app icon to enter edit mode.
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    Once the icons starts shaking, Tap on the ‘X’ icon in the corner of the app you want to delete.
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    Tap on the delete app in the pop-up menu to confirm.

EditMethod 2 of 2: Remove Apps From Your Apple Watch With iPhone

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    Launch the Apple Watch app on your iPhone.
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    Tap on ‘My Watch’ in the bottom navigation, if you are not there already.
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    Scroll down and now scroll down to view the apps that you have installed on your watch.
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    After that, you will need to select the app that you wish to hide.
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    Turn off the option ‘Show App on Apple Watch’.


  • Conclusion: That’s it; from now on this application won’t show up on your ‘Watch Home Screen’. At any time, if you happen to change your mind then you can unhide the app by following these steps. Anyone using ‘Apple Watch’ must know these important facts like that a hi-end product like Apple Watch has merely 8GB of internal storage and it constantly needs to be cleaned up and making it sure or be careful while putting apps on it, because of its storage capacity. Moreover the small size of the ‘Apple Watch Home Screen’ will not look nice if apps are not properly arranged on it. You have the option with you to delete unnecessary apps to prevent your Watch from being cluttered or clogging for space. In an added advantage to that you can also hide some of the apps if you don’t want to remove them completely. And even if you delete an app from your Apple Watch, it is still on your iPhone unless you decide to delete it from iPhone as well. So you don’t need to worry about losing it completely. So until now, you must be having a cool knowledge about iPhone and its features, functions & contents. It can be great for someone who is a knowledge geek or someone who had completely studied or gone through its manual. But beware; if you are new to Apple Watch, then before using it go through the manual book or call your friend or an instructor who has the all the ‘How to use Apple watch’ knowledge. If you have internet connection in your home and if you can access it, you can also get all this information in the Apple guide.

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