If you try to restore your Apple Watch, the information that you entered on it won’t be restored. It will be reset to factory defaults.
How do I completely wipe my Apple Watch?
To open the settings app on your Apple Watch, open the app, choose General > Reset, tap Erase All, and touch Erase All & Keep Plan. You are given two options: to erase the watch completely or to keep the data and just reset the watch.
Do you have to unpair Apple Watch from old phone?
If you get a question about unpairing, just say no and the watch will restore itself to its factory settings. It will say the watch needs to be connected to a phone. Then, disconnecting and re-pairing it will solve the problem.
Why is my apple watch backup so old?
If you can’t find where your old Apple Watch is, you can restore it by connecting it to a new iPhone and updating it to the latest watchOS. It’s an inconvenient process.
How do I pair an already paired Apple Watch?
If you want to pair your Apple Watch with your iPhone, you may have to make sure your Apple Watch is connected to the same network as your iPhone. You may then pair the watch and the iPhone by connecting them to the same network.
Why does my Apple Watch have a red phone at the top?
If your watch and phone are not connected, you will see the phone symbol on your watch. To reconnect, you just have to re-sync the watch with the phone.
Why is my Apple Watch paired twice?
You have no idea what data is on your watch until you have it. This doesn’t mean that watchOS can double-count the data. This only affects how data is recorded on your watch.