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My Apple Watch

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  • Copyright 2016
  • Dimensions: 6" x 9"
  • Pages: 240
  • Edition: 1st
  • eBook (Watermarked)
  • ISBN-10: 0-13-403172-5
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-403172-9

Step-by-step instructions with callouts to Apple Watch screenshots that show you exactly what to do.

Help when you run into problems or limitations.

Tips and Notes to help you get the most from your Apple Watch.

Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through everything you want to do with your Apple Watch. Learn how to

  • Create new watch faces and customize existing ones
  • Customize what apps appear in Glances, what notifications you receive, and how your Apple Watch interacts with your iPhone
  • Set up and use Apple Pay
  • Use Siri to take actions on your behalf
  • Quickly communicate with your friends
  • Send Digital Touch sketches, taps, or your own heartbeat
  • Install and manage Apple Watch apps
  • Connect your Apple Watch to a Bluetooth headset or speaker
  • Play music from your Apple Watch, or just control the music on your iPhone
  • Control your iPhone’s camera from your Apple Watch
  • Keep track of your workouts, exercise, and calorie usage

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Table of Contents

Prologue: Getting to Know Your Apple Watch 3

    Your Apple Watch’s External Features...........................................................3

        Front and Right Side............................................................................................4

        Back.....................................................................................................................................5

    First-Time Setup................................................................................................................6

    Learning How to Use Your Apple Watch.................................................15

        Use the Digital Crown......................................................................................15

        Use the Side Button...........................................................................................17

        Use the Touchscreen.........................................................................................18

        Use the Lock Screen..........................................................................................19

    Interacting with the Watch Face.....................................................................20

        Work with Notifications..................................................................................21

        Use Glances...............................................................................................................23

        Run an App................................................................................................................24

        Quickly Access Your Friends.......................................................................25

        Command Your Watch Using Siri...........................................................26

Chapter 2: Personalizing Your Apple Watch 29

    Choosing and Customizing Your Watch Face.....................................29

        Choose a New Watch Face...........................................................................30

        Customize an Existing Watch Face.......................................................31

        Create a New Version of an Existing Watch Face.....................36

        Delete a Watch Face..........................................................................................38

        Change Overall Watch Face Functionality.....................................40

    Rearranging App Icons and Activating Airplane Mode............43

        Move App Icons.....................................................................................................44

        Configure Do Not Disturb............................................................................45

        Coordinate Airplane Mode..........................................................................48

    Managing Glances.......................................................................................................49

        Rearranging Glances.........................................................................................50

        Add Glances..............................................................................................................52

    Configuring General Watch Settings..........................................................53

        Change General Settings..............................................................................54

        Add Accessibility...................................................................................................57

    Changing Screen, Sound, and Haptics Settings...............................60

        Adjust Brightness and Text Size..............................................................60

        Adjust Sounds and Haptics.........................................................................61

    Control Notifications.........................................................................................64

    Changing Passcode-Related Settings........................................................66

    Configuring Motion and Fitness Privacy Settings..........................68

    Changing Settings for Built-in Watch Apps..........................................70

        Activity...........................................................................................................................70

        Calendar.......................................................................................................................72

        Clock................................................................................................................................73

        Contacts........................................................................................................................75

        Friends...........................................................................................................................76

        Mail...................................................................................................................................78

        Maps................................................................................................................................80

        Messages.....................................................................................................................80

        Music................................................................................................................................82

        Passbook and Apple Pay...............................................................................83

        Phone..............................................................................................................................86

        Photos............................................................................................................................88

        Reminders...................................................................................................................89

        Stocks..............................................................................................................................90

        Weather.........................................................................................................................91

        Workout........................................................................................................................92

    Change Settings for Third-Party Watch Apps.....................................93

2 Chapter 3: Messages, Emails, and Phone Calls 97

    Working with Messages.........................................................................................97

        Read and Respond to Messages from Notifications............98

        Read and Respond to Messages from the Messages App.............................................................................................102

        Compose a New Message from the Messages App.........104

        Compose a New Message from the Friends List.................107

    Using Digital Touch.................................................................................................109

        Send a Digital Touch.....................................................................................110

        Receive a Digital Touch...............................................................................112

    Working with Emails..............................................................................................113

        Read Email..............................................................................................................113

        Use the Mail App..............................................................................................115

    Make and Receive Phone Calls....................................................................117

        Handle an Incoming Call...........................................................................117

        Options During a Call...................................................................................119

        Use the Phone App........................................................................................119

        Use Your Favorites...........................................................................................120

        Manage Recent Calls.....................................................................................120

        Place a Call from Your Contacts..........................................................121

        Manage Voicemail...........................................................................................122

3 Chapter 4: Using Siri 127

    Activating Siri...............................................................................................................127

        Raise Your Wrist..................................................................................................128

        Press the Digital Crown..............................................................................128

    Using Siri..........................................................................................................................129

        Time-Related Requests...............................................................................129

        Informational Requests..............................................................................133

4 Chapter 5: Using Apple Maps 139

    Launching Maps........................................................................................................140

        Search for a Place and Get Directions to It...............................141

        Hand Off Directions Between Your iPhone and Watch.......................................................................................................144

        Stick a Pin in the Map...................................................................................145

        Get Directions to One of Your Contacts......................................146

        View Information About a Landmark............................................148

5 Chapter 6: Playing Music 151

    Finding and Playing Music...............................................................................152

        Find Music by Artist.......................................................................................153

        Find Music by Album....................................................................................154

        Find Music by Song Name.......................................................................156

        Find Music by Playlist...................................................................................157

    Controlling Playback.............................................................................................158

        Use the Playback Controls to Play, Pause, and Jump to Other Songs............................................................................................158

        Use Additional Playback Controls to Repeat, Shuffle, and Play Music on Other Devices..............................................159

    Playing Music from Your Apple Watch..................................................160

        Creating a Playlist on Your iPhone....................................................160

        Synchronize a Playlist to Your Watch..............................................161

        Pair a Bluetooth Device..............................................................................163

        Play a Playlist on Your Watch.................................................................164

6 Chapter 7: Using Apple Pay 169

    Adding Cards to Apple Pay.............................................................................169

    Using Apple Pay.........................................................................................................174

7 Chapter 8: Using Your Watch to Stay Active 177

    Becoming Familiar with the Activity App..........................................178

        Navigate the Activity App on Your Watch.................................178

        Change Your Move Goal............................................................................180

        Use the Activity App on your iPhone............................................181

    Using the Workout App......................................................................................182

        Choose a Type of Workout and Start Your Workout.........183

        View Information and End Your Workout..................................184

    Using the Health App...........................................................................................185

        Choose Health Sources...............................................................................187

        View the Health Data....................................................................................189

8 Chapter 9: Installing and Managing Watch Apps 193

    Finding Watch Apps...............................................................................................194

    Installing Watch Apps...........................................................................................195

    Managing Your Watch Apps...........................................................................196

        Choose Watch Apps to Install or Uninstall................................196

        Rearrange App Icons.....................................................................................197

        Decide Whether Apps Should Automatically Install........198

        Change App Notification Settings....................................................198

9 Chapter 10: Using Other Watch Apps 203

    Using Media-Related Apps..............................................................................203

        Control Your Apple TV or Mac..............................................................204

        Control Pandora................................................................................................206

        Control Your iPhone’s Camera..............................................................207

    Using Social Media Apps...................................................................................208

        Using Instagram................................................................................................208

        Using Twitter........................................................................................................209

    Using Time- and Date-Related Apps......................................................210

        Start a Timer..........................................................................................................210

        Use the Stopwatch..........................................................................................211

        See the Time Around the World.........................................................211

        Managing Alarms.............................................................................................212

        See the Weather Around the World................................................214

        Check on Your Schedule............................................................................215

9780789754066, TOC, 7/6/2015

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