Getting Started With the Apple Watch and watchOS

Listed below is a selection of posts from across the AppleVis website which have been especially selected to help you setup and get to know your first Apple Watch.

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Podcast by AppleVis on Saturday, September 15, 2018

In this podcast, Thomas Domville gives us an overview of some of the new features and changes in watchOS 5. Topics covered in this podcast include:

  • Grouped notifications and notifications management
  • The new Walkie-Talkie feature
  • New VoiceOver gestures to open Notification Center and Control Center
  • Rearranging widgets in Control Center
  • New features and expanded information in Weather
  • Adding cities to World Clock on Apple Watch
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Podcast by AppleVis on Tuesday, April 28, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge walks us through the features and options available on the Watch App on an iPhone once it has been paired with an Apple Watch.

Podcast by AppleVis on Friday, May 1, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge asks us to join him for a walk as he uses Apple Maps on the Watch to receive walking directions.

Podcast by AppleVis on Thursday, April 30, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge shows us some of what you can use Siri for on the Watch.

Podcast by AppleVis on Friday, May 8, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge shows us how to remove and attach Watch bands.

Podcast by AppleVis on Tuesday, April 28, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge demonstrates how to charge the Watch and check its current charge level.

Podcast by AppleVis on Friday, May 1, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge demonstrates how to change clock faces and control what other screen elements are shown (In horology, the study of clocks and watches, a complication refers to any feature in a timepiece beyond the simple display of hours and minutes).

Podcast by AppleVis on Wednesday, April 29, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge demonstrates the option which allows you to decide whether VoiceOver should speak when you raise your wrist. This option is independent of the setting which controls whether the Watch should activate when you lift your wrist.

Podcast by AppleVis on Thursday, April 30, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge shows us how to create, edit and delete alarms.

Podcast by AppleVis on Friday, May 1, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge demonstrates how the digital crown works, with a particular focus on the functions which are specific to VoiceOver users.

Podcast by AppleVis on Thursday, April 30, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge takes a look at some of the VoiceOver settings available on the Watch itself and in the Watch app on the connected iPhone. These include the VoiceOver speech rate and volume, VoiceOver hints and the screen curtain.

Podcast by AppleVis on Tuesday, April 28, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge demonstrates how to make and receive calls on the Watch.

Podcast by AppleVis on Friday, May 1, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge shows us how to read an email on the Watch and then use the Hand-Off feature to reply to that email on your connected iPhone.

Podcast by AppleVis on Wednesday, April 29, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge shows us how to setup the accessibility shortcut on the Watch so that you can use the crown to quickly turn either VoiceOver or Zoom on and off.

Podcast by AppleVis on Saturday, May 2, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge demonstrates how to setup and access the Activity app on the Watch.

Podcast by AppleVis on Sunday, May 3, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge shows us the Calendar app.

Podcast by AppleVis on Saturday, May 2, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge gives us a look at the Phone app on the Watch.

Podcast by AppleVis on Friday, May 1, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge demonstrates the native weather app available on the Watch.

Podcast by AppleVis on Friday, May 1, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge demonstrates how to setup and use the World Clock so that you have quick and easy access to the local time elsewhere in the world.

Podcast by AppleVis on Wednesday, April 29, 2015

In this episode of his series of podcasts looking at the Apple Watch, David Woodbridge demonstrates how to turn the Watch on and off.