Hope you are aware of how to connect Apple Watch to WIFI after factory reset if you have decided to reset your Apple Watch. In case, you do not know, you would find this article useful. Back up your data on the Apple Watch when you proceed with the steps to reset since all data would be lost.
How to connect Apple Watch to WIFI after factory reset?
- Open the settings on Apple Watch
- Click on the Wi-Fi option
- The watch shall start to look for the available Wi-Fi/wireless networks
- Once the watch identifies the appropriate Wi-Fi network, click on it
- Enter the password as prompted
- You can also use a built-in keyboard or Scribble to enter the password
- Click on the join button after entering the password, the Watch shall be connected to the wireless network
How to set up Apple Watch to WIFI after a factory reset?
- Switch on the Apple Watch
- Open the menu
- Open your iPhone or iPad as well
- Connect the Apple Watch with the appropriate iOS device
- Hit the create a backup option
- Follow the instructions on the screen until all the pop-ups are gone
- The Apple Watch is ready to set up and use
Things to remember
- If the Apple watch demonstrates any issue during or after getting connected with a wireless network, start by choosing the option to forget. Then reconnect with the wireless network after sometime.
- Ensure that the Apple Watch is connected to a 2.4 GHz channel. Moreover, the configuration should be 802.11b/g/n since it works better with the device.
- If nothing seems to work, reboot your internet connection to get a better signal and connectivity.
- Turn off and turn on the WiFi on your device to refresh the connection
- You can also turn off the Bluetooth feature to prevent any hindrance in the connection.
- Put your phone in Airplane mode for five minutes. In most cases, the Apple Watch would seamlessly connect to the wireless network once you turn off Airplane mode.
- Simply restart the Apple Watch and connect with the WiFi network
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