Security is very important. But in the course of securing our stuff from other people, we sometimes are denied access of it ourselves. Here we will be discussing on what to do if you forgot Apple Watch passcode.
In case you forget passcode of Apple Watch or you have entered wrong Apple Watch passcode, you can easily break the passcode of your Apple Watch and have it set right back in a matter of minutes. This can be done in two separate ways. One method involves removing all the data and settings from your device. This will also end up removing the passcode and voila! You got your access back. Now there are two means for going about with the task. Here is process number one:
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How to Erase Apple Watch Content and Settings Using iPhone
Step #1. Check if your Apple Watch and iPhone is paired. If not, pair them. Now, open the Apple Watch app on your phone.
Step #2. In the Bottom Row, tap on My Watch.
Step #3. A list of options will pop up. Select General and then go ahead and Reset.
Step #4. You will find the option, ‘Erase Apple Watch Content and Settings’. Tap this and your phone will prompt you with a pop up. Affirm that you want to Erase all Content and Settings.
Step #5. You might be required to enter your Apple ID password. If asked, enter it.
Step #6. After this, in a couple of seconds the process should be completed.
Step #7. Your watch would be back to the way you bought it first. However, after some time, you will be prompted to restore your content from backup. Do the backup and you will also get back all the presumably lost content.
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Note: This is process is longer and, hence you need to ensure to keep your watch attached to a charger until the procedure is complete.
Step #1. Press and hold the side button on your Apple Watch until the power off slider shows up on screen.
Step #2. Tap the Power Off Slider.
Step #3. This will bring up the on screen button to Erase all content and settings. Tap it and you’re done. The process might take some minutes to complete.
Step #4. After the procedure is complete, you will have to set up for watch just like the first time you bought it. There will be no passcode restricting your entry.
Though it is possible to manage the situation if you forget the passcode to your Apple Watch, you should keep it written down on a piece of paper. Share your feedback with us on Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus