Apple releases update to watchOS to fix bugs in software.

Apple NEWSToday, Apple released an update to the Apple Watch that contains multiple bug fixes including:

  • Fixes an issue that caused a small number of users to see an increase in exercise minutes
  • Addresses an issue that caused some users to not receive Stand credit in the afternoon
  • Fixes an issue that could prevent Apple Watch from charging

To update your watch, make sure:

  1. The watch is on its charger
  2. The watch is in range of your iPhone connected to WiFi

Installation of the update will start when the watch is charged to at least 50%. Do not restart or remove it from its charger until the update is complete.

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