Why does my Apple Watch keep calling me the wrong name?

On your iPhone: go to Settings > General > Siri > My Info – check that your contact card is selected. On your iPhone, in the Watch app: go to My Watch > General > About > Name – check and, if required, edit the name of your watch.

How do you change the name your Apple Watch calls you?

How to change the name of your Apple Watch

  1. On your iOS device, open the Apple Watch app and tap the My Watch tab.
  2. Go to General > About.
  3. Tap the first line, which shows the name of your device.
  4. Rename your device, then tap Done on the keyboard.

Why is my apple Watch calling me my husbands name?

Check that your contact card contains your name, Apple ID email address and phone number. Remove any of your wife’s information that may appear in your contact card. Check that a separate contact card exists for your wife and that it does not include any of your contact details.

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Why does my activity App on iPhone call me the wrong name?

On her iPhone: go to Settings > Contacts > under My Info, check that her contact card is selected. On her iPhone: go to Settings > Siri > under My Info, check that her contact card is selected. On her Apple Watch: ask Siri “what is my name?”

How do I change my name on activity app?

How to change your Apple Watch name

  1. Start the Apple Watch app on your iPhone.
  2. If you’re not already on the My Watch tab, tap “My Watch” at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Tap “General.”
  4. Tap “About.”
  5. Tap “Name.”
  6. Now you can change the name to anything you like.

Why is Siri calling me the wrong name?

If you have a nickname set on your contact card, Siri will use that instead of your actual name. The nickname field isn’t always present by default, but it’s easy to add. If you share your contact card with someone who has “prefer nicknames” selected, they will see your nickname.

How do you change what Siri calls you?

Tap the ‘Edit’ option that will allow you to make changes to your contact information. Step 6: Siri calls you whatever name is written down in the nickname field or by the name that is written down in the first name field. Enter the name that you want Siri to refer you by.

Why does my iPhone have someone else’s name?

You might have acquired a used iPhone and the previous owner is still signed into the device through their Apple ID. … Not only that, but being signed into someone else’s Apple ID usually means that any photos you take, for example, will be backed up to that person’s iCloud, rather than to your own.

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Why is my apple watch asking for my husbands Apple ID?

Do you have purchases made using your husband’s Apple ID? A request for another Apple ID password is often caused by updates to apps/purchases that were made when using the other ID. Those purchases are tied to the other ID and can’t be transferred.

Why is my apple Watch name my email?

It sounds like when you are sharing your activity on your Apple Watch it is showing your Apple ID rather than your name or contact information. Make sure that you have your contact information added to your iPhone and that you are sharing your name and profile photo.

How do you change a contact name on iPhone?

Contacts. To change your name or other details on your contact card, head to the Contacts app, and tap yourself at the top of the app, lastly choose Edit in the top right corner and you can make your changes. Tap Done in the top right corner when finished.

How do I change my Apple Watch profile?

To change the photo on your Photo watch face: When viewing the time on your current Photo watch face, press firmly on the display > tap on the Customise button > turn the Digital Crown to zoom out and then tap on a different photo to select it. Options include all photos in the synced photo album.

What should I name my Apple Watch?

Send us your best suggestions for new names for the Apple Watch and we’ll turn it into #content.

The Wire Presents: Way Better Apple Watch Names

  • iTime.
  • iWrist.
  • iWristWatch.
  • iClock.
  • iTick (or iTickTock, to avoid thinking of the bug)
  • iCan’tAffordThis.
  • iHorological Machine (thanks for this tongue twister, Tim Cook!)
  • iBracelet.
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