Tips to fix Pokémon Go issues on your Apple Watch

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Pokémon Go was once a craze that everybody was busy walking in the streets with their smartphones in hands and trying to capture stunning creatures. Apple made waves by announcing that Pokémon Go would hit its Apple Watch this year. True to its words, Pokémon Go is finally here on the Apple Watch. This means you now can use your wearable device to locate Pokéstops.


However, Pokémon Go runs into a lot of problems on the Apple Watch ranging from failure to load to failure to sync. No matter what it is, it can ruin your gaming sessions. With that in mind, we will show you some tips and tricks to fix Pokémon Go issues on your Apple Watch.

1. Syncing issues

Many users have reported that the game fails to sync on your Apple Watch. Accordingly, you will see nothing every time you launch the app. All missing. If you are experiencing the issue, try starting a workout in the hope that all your data will show up again.

2. Update your game

Pokémon Go on your Apple Watch requires the latest version of the game on your iPhone, so make sure that you have updated the app before launching the game. You can try uninstalling the app and re-download the app from the App Store.

3. Make sure that Wi-Fi and Bluetooth are now enabled on your device

If you want Pokémon Go to work properly on your Apple Watch, you must enable Bluetooth on your iPhone to pair with the Watch and Wi-Fi to quickly transfer data. So make sure that you have enabled both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth on your iPhone before moving ahead. If not, enable them first.

4. Force quite everything

Step one: First and foremost, you need to double-click the home button to access the fast app switcher. Once you are in, you simply need to switch to Pokémon Go card and force quit it by swiping the Pokémon Go app up and away

Step two: Once you are done, all you need to do is to relaunch Pokémon Go on your iPhone

Steps to force quit Pokémon Go on your Apple Watch

Step one: Open the app on your Apple Watch and press and hold down the Side button until you see the Power Off slider on the screen

Step two: All you need to do now is to press and hold down the Digital Crown until you are taken back to the Carousel home screen

Step three: Once you are done, re-launch the app from your Home screen.

Also read: Here is how you can reset forgotten restrictions password on your iPhone and iPad

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