How to Use Third-party Apps on Apple Watch?

2023-05-11 00:00:00/Posted by Alleny Gavinto iOS Transfer Topic/Follow @ MobiKin

Apple Watch can provide the users powerful and unparallel functions and experience that other watches have never brought the users, which is a milestone of the development of watches. But do you really know the every features and are you able to make the full use of the Apple devices? If not you may refer to our articles to know more about the Apple devices. Here we will offer you the guide to find, install and manage the third-party apps for your Apple watch.

How Can I Find the Third Party Software for the Apple Watch?

You can find the suitable third-party software in the App store with your iPhone and please just follow the steps below.

Step 1. Head to the App Store and find the Watch apps and click on it.

Step 2. You can hit the Featured or Search button if you want to view the wanted software.

Step 3. After that you may make the decisions about which software to be downloaded, just tap on Download button.

Step 4. Enter the Apple ID password to finish the process.

How to Install or Uninstall the Third-party Applications?

When you download the apps to the Apple Watch, you can see the two options: Install All or Choose Later.

If you click on the Install All button, all the applications that can be applied to the Apple Watch will be installed on the Apple Watch, What's more, the apps you download in the future will be automatically sync to the Watch, too, which will make it convenient for you to install the new apps on the Apple Watch.

P.S. If you are not willing to sync every apps between iPhone and Apple Watch automatically, you can follow the steps below.

1. Open the Watch app firstly.

2. Select My Watch > General > App Install button in turns.

3. Finally switch off the button of Automatic App Install.

If you hit the Choose Later option when you setup the Apple Watch, then the app will not be synced to the Apple Watch automatically. So you have to install the software manually. You can follow the steps below to sync the apps that are applicable to the Apple Watch on the iPhone.

First of all, just open the Watch app on your iPhone.

Second, select the applications that you want to install on the Apple Watch.

Finally, Turn on the button of Show App on the Apple Watch, then you will see the applications.

Steps to uninstall the application on your Apple Watch.

Step One. Head to the Watch app on the iPhone.

Step Two. Tap the My Watch. Select the unwanted applications and hit it.

Step Three. Switch off the Show App button.

Alleny Gavin
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