If you forgot the passcode on your Apple Watch and you can’t open it, there is a way to reset your device so you can use it again.
Yesterday we showed you how you can recover an iPhone where you forgot the password and today we will show you how you can recover your Apple Watch.
If you input the wrong passcode multiple times you will be locked into the device and you will need to reset it and pair it again with your iPhone. There are two different ways to do this you can do it from the watch or from the Watch app on your iPhone.
How do I reset the passcode from the Watch App on the iPhone?
To reset the passcode on your Apple Watch from See App on your iPhone, you need to open the app on your iPhone.
You must select My watch menu below and then select general and Resetthen you select Compare Apple Watch Content and Settings and then click it again to confirm.
You will then be asked to enter your Apple ID password and reset the device, once you have reset you can restore the Apple Watch from backup.
Once your device is reset and restored from backup, you will be able to select a new passcode for your Apple Watch.
How do I reset the passcode directly on the Apple Watch?
There is also another way to reset your Apple Watch using the device. To do this put the Apple Watch in its charger and then press the side button until you see quenched menu see.
Now hold the digital crown on the Apple Watch until you see the Pass all content and Settings menu visible, now select Reset and then confirm that you want to reset your device. It will now reset and give you the option to Restore from backup.
Now that your Apple Watch has been reset and restored to its original state, you can choose a new passcode for your Apple Watch.
We hope you find this guide on how to reset the passcode on your Apple Watch useful, if you have any questions or comments, please leave a comment below and let us know. You can find out more details on how this can be done on Apple’s website.
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