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Restore factory default settings

If your Apple Watch gets slow or doesn't work as it usually does, it may help to restore the factory default settings. All settings and configurations you've made on your Apple Watch are deleted.

Step 1 of 6

Find "Reset"

Tap the Digital Crown.

Step 2 of 6

Find "Reset"

Tap the settings icon.

Step 3 of 6

Find "Reset"

Tap General.

Step 4 of 6

Find "Reset"

Tap Reset.

Step 5 of 6

Restore factory default settings

Tap Erase All Content and Settings.

Step 6 of 6

Restore factory default settings

Tap Erase All. Wait a moment while the factory default settings are restored. Follow the instructions on the screen to set up your Apple Watch and prepare it for use.

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