Apple Watch is now one of the most desired smartwatches in the market. Apple’s first wearable device dominates smartwatches market with 60 percent share of shipment. Last month, WatchOS 3, the latest version of the WatchOS operating system was officially launched to the public, introducing new features, new watch faces, and improved performance.
From now on, you can do a lot more with your Apple Watch including the ability to send your location to your friends. This could be one of my favorite features on my Apple Watch, as I can send my location to my friends at a hard-to-find spot. With some simple steps, your friends will find you.
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WatchOS 3 brings in a significant update to your Apple Watch. If you are not a tech-savvy, new features and changes may be a little bit overwhelming. In order to help you get the most out of Apple’s latest WatchOS version, we will walk you through some of WatchOS 3’s new features.
With WatchOS 3, Apple introduced a new Dock that serves as a perfect place to house your favorite and recently used apps, making them much easier to access
Navigation is now much easier than before. You can easily change your watch face by performing a left/right swipe. Beside that, you can access a new Control Center by swiping upwards on your watch’s screen.
WatchOS 3 introduced a new activity sharing section that lets you send your workout and activity information to your friends to compete. Noticeably, this year, Apple has added three new watch faces to its smartwatch including Minnie Mouse, Activity, and Numerals
Steps to send your location with Apple Watch
If you are now using an Apple Watch, you can follow our below-mentioned step-by-step instructions to send your location to your friends or family
Step one: The first thing you need to do is to launch the Messages app from your Home screen
Step two: Next up, select the conversation in which you want to send you location and tap on it. You can also create a new conversation and send your location to a friend or someone else.
Step three: Once you have your own conversation, all you have to do now is to press deeply within your chosen conversation.
Step four: Tap Send location
Note that doing this way allows you to send your current location to your friends. If you move elsewhere, you need to re-send your location.
That’s it! From now on, you can easily send your whereabouts to your friends or family so they can locate you at a hard-to-find spot.
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