One of many new iOS 15.4 And watchOS 8.5 is a possibility Restore Apple Watch with iPhone. A process that can help us fix bugs around the clock that previously could only be done in the Apple Store.
Excellent option in case of failure
at New support documentApple details that among the versions we just mentioned, we can implement a file Restore the firmware of our Apple Watch Without having to go to any store. An interesting process that allows to fix almost any error.
We must start the recovery process if the file Apple Watch shows iPhone and Apple Watch icon. The steps for that are as follows:
- Let’s make sure your iPhone is near the watch. As we already mentioned, this should be running iOS 15.4, and Wi-Fi and Bluetooth should be activated and unlocked.
- We put the Apple Watch on its charger.
- We press the side button of the Apple Watch twice, the button under the Digital Crown.
- On the iPhone, we follow the steps shown to us.
Instead Apple Watch can display “!” red. In this case, Apple tells us that we have to press the side button of the watch twice and then follow the steps we just saw.
Since it is a wireless process, if it fails, Apple recommends that we check the Wi-Fi connection. especially that Let’s check if the 2.4GHz network is activated This is what we use. We should also avoid 802.1X or captive networks that we can find in coffee shops or hotels.
Finally, the company clarifies that in some cases where the failure is really serious, this new tool may not be able to recover it. If so, the Apple Watch A red exclamation mark will still appear on your screen. In these cases, it is best to take the watch directly to the Apple Store.
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