Apple Watch deletes messages after 30 days – Apple Community.
Does Apple Watch save text messages?
Although the Apple Watch mirrors your iPhone, messages are only saved for 30 days on your watch. The primary function of having messages on the Apple Watch is to respond and send new texts conveniently and quickly without your iPhone.
Do messages on Apple Watch delete?
Drawbacks of Deleting Messages from Apple Watch
While many apps sync between the Apple Watch and iPhone, Messages is not one of them. Conversations you delete from the Watch will still be on your iPhone, and threads you clear on your phone may remain on your Watch.
How do you view old messages on Apple Watch?
If the message arrived a while ago, touch and hold the top of the screen, swipe down on the display to see the message notification, then tap it. To mark the message as read, scroll down, then tap Dismiss. To dismiss the notification without marking the message as read, press the Digital Crown.
How do you stop text messages from going to Apple Watch?
You can disable Messages alerts on your Apple Watch. On the Apple Watch app on your iPhone: go to My Watch (bottom left tab) > Messages > choose Custom at the top > under Alerts, disable each of the options (Show Alerts, Sound and Haptic).
Can you still get text messages on Apple Watch without cellular?
Question: Q: Can you text on Apple Watch without cellular? Yes, it can – subject to your Apple Watch and/or iPhone having the required connectivity.
How far back do messages go on Apple Watch?
Question: Q: Apple Watch deletes messages after 30 days
My Apple Watch keeps deleting messages after 30 days, sometimes sooner than that.
Why do text messages stay on my Iwatch when I delete them on my iPhone?
Message deletion is not synced across Apple Watch and iPhone and there is no way to enable this. Messages instead need to be deleted separately on each device. The Mirror my iPhone setting for Apple Watch determines only how you are notified about new messages.
Can you delete all text messages at once on Apple Watch?
Unfortunately, you can not delete them all at once in the Messages app. You must do them message by message. Submit feedback to Apple requesting this. You can only delete them individually, the whole conversation.
Can you tell if someone looked through Apple Watch?
No there isn’t a way to see if someone has been on the phone looking through things unless things are moved or an app is not open when unlocking the phone.
What is the red dot on my Apple Watch?
The red dot on your Apple Watch is a simple reminder or status icon indicating unread messages or notifications for you to check at your convenience.
Why don t all my Messages show up on my Apple Watch?
Open the Settings app on your iPhone and go to ‘Notifications’. Scroll down to ‘Messages’ and tap on it. Make sure you’re set to receive message notifications; in short, make sure everything is turned on so you don’t miss anything at all.