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Top 3 Apple watchOS 3 Update Problems and How to Fix Them

January 04, 2017 15:50 pm / Posted by Jenefey Aaron to iPhone Tips
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Unable to update to watchOS 3? Apple Watch is stuck on Apple logo or boot loop after watchOS 3 update? An error occurred while downloading the latest version of watchOS on your Apple Watch? In some cases, you may have problems with watchOS 3 update. Don’t worry, here we will show you the top 3 Apple watchOS 3 update problems and how to fix them easily.

Top 1: Unable to Check for Update

 “Checking for software update failed because you are not connected to the Internet.”

unable to update to watchos 3

If you have the problem “Unable to Check for Update”, firstly you need to make sure :

After that, on your iPhone, open the Apple Watch app, tap the My Watch tab, then tap General > Software Update.

Top 2: Apple watchOS 3 Update Failed

 "Unable to Install Update - An error occurred installing the latest version of watchOS on your Apple Watch"

“Software Update Failed - An error occurred while downloading the latest version of watchOS on your Apple Watch.”

apple watchos 3 update failed

Many users complained that they are unable to update to watchOS 3 or the update failed. If you have the same issues, check to make sure you're on Wi-Fi and your Apple Watch is recognizing your iPhone. if everything is ok, then follow steps below to have a fix.

Top 3: Apple Watch Gets Stuck /Bricked after watchOS 3 Update

“After the watchOS 3 update,  my apple Watch won't turn on again, just the Apple logo appears and won’t go past the Apple logo.”

“I just did an update for my apple Watch a few days ago. Now after the update the Apple Watch displays a red "!" icon. I did a force restart etc. Still does not work.”

apple watchos 3 update stuck

If your Apple Watch is stuck on an Apple logo (reboot loop) or get bricked after watchOS 3 upgrade, you’ll need to force restart your Apple Watch just like what we did for frozen iPhone previously.

To force reboot your Apple Watch all you have to do is press the digital crown and the side button simultaneously for up to 10 seconds. Then release both buttons when you see the Apple logo.

apple watch stuck on apple logo

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Those are the top 3 watchOS 3 update issues we collected from users. I hope these tips can help you solve your problems.

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