Apple watch not alerting me emails or text

Discussion in 'Apple Watch' started by oaran44, Dec 11, 2016.

  1. oaran44 macrumors member

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    #1
    paired with iphone with sounds and taps ,,have everything turned on in apple watch ,,no alert tap or ping with emails or texts .i have to tap on icons to read,notifications on too .reset it turned both deVices on and off ..it worked when i hot it yesterday ,, help please
     
  2. Mlrollin91 macrumors G4

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    Is your iPhone screen turned on when you are getting these notifications? If so thats why.
     
  3. oaran44 thread starter macrumors member

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    I cant hear the ping or tapping sound when i get emails or texts
     
  4. Mlrollin91 macrumors G4

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    Thats not what I asked. I asked if your iPhone screen is on.
     
  5. oaran44 thread starter macrumors member

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  6. waw74 macrumors 68030

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    if the screen on your phone is on (making light) then your watch won't do anything.
     
  7. oaran44 thread starter macrumors member

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    Omg you made my day wow thank you soooo much it works thank you thank you
     
  8. Mlrollin91 macrumors G4

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    Exactly what I said originally..
     

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