On your iPhone, go to Settings > Messages and make sure that iMessage is turned on. Then tap Send & Receive and make sure that you’re using the same Apple ID that your Apple Watch is using. If you aren’t signed in, sign in to iMessage with your Apple ID.
Why is my Apple Watch not notifying me of text Messages?
Check your notification settings. Check that your Apple Watch and iPhone are set up to share notifications. Check you’re wearing your Apple Watch correctly. … Switch the setting off by opening the Watch app then going to My Watch > Sounds & Haptics and toggling Cover to Mute off.
How do I get my Messages to show up on my Apple Watch?
Open the Apple Watch app on your iPhone. Tap My Watch, then tap Messages. Tap Custom to set options for how you want to be notified when you receive a message.
Why is my iPhone not notifying me when I receive a text Apple Watch?
Go to General>Do Not Disturb>Mirror iPhone and turn it off. That way, your watch will not get switched to silent when your phone is. Also, go to Sounds & Haptics. Mke sure that Haptic Alerts are enabled and that you have ticked “Prominent’.
How do I get notifications on both my iPhone and Apple Watch?
If you turn off Wrist Detection (on your iPhone, in the Watch app, go to: My Watch > Passcode – turn off Wrist Detection), then all notification alerts will be delivered to both devices.
Why can’t I receive texts on my iPhone?
What to do when your iPhone isn’t receiving messages. Your first step should be to restart your iPhone. Often, just turning it off and back on again can solve myriad problems with apps, network connections, and other technical glitches. Check your network connection to make sure that you have connectivity.
How can I receive Messages on my iPad?
Go to Settings > [your name] > iCloud, then turn on Messages (if it’s not already turned on). Every message you send and receive on your iPad is saved in iCloud. And, when you sign in with the same Apple ID on a new device that also has Messages in iCloud turned on, all your conversations show up there automatically.
What does mirror my iPhone mean?
Mirroring Notifications will deliver the same notifications on your watch as would otherwise be delivered on your iPhone. For Do Not Disturb, Mirror iPhone means that enabling / disabling Do Not Disturb on one device will also automatically enable / disable it on the other.
Why wont my phone alert me when I get a text?
Go to Settings > Sound & Notification > App Notifications. Select the app, and make sure that Notifications are turned on and set to Normal. Make sure that Do Not Disturb is turned off.
Why is my phone silent with Apple Watch?
On your iPhone, in the Watch app, go to: My Watch > Sounds & Haptics: Check that the Alert Volume is towards the centre or right hand side. Check that Silent Mode is not enabled. Check that Haptic Strength is set to the middle or far right hand side of the slider.