How to Fix “Call Failed” Issue on Apple Watch?

Apple Watch is one of the best smartwatches in the market. It allows you to make calls, send texts, and track your health data. But some users are facing issues while making or receiving calls to and from their Apple Watch. In order to fix this issue, follow the directions mentioned below.

Check the Earbuds

Follow the steps given below:

  1. Firstly, launch the Settings app of the Apple Watch.
  2. After that, select the Bluetooth option.
  3. Then choose the Info button beside the earbuds and tap on the Forget Device option.
  4. After that, pair your earbuds again.

Pair the Apple Watch and iPhone Again

Here are the steps you need to follow:

  1. You should bring the Apple Watch and the phone together.
  2. After that, open the application of Apple Watch on the iPhone.
  3. Go to the section of My Watch and select the ‘your watch’ option.
  4. Later, choose the button of Info.
  5. Select the ‘Unpair Apple Watch’ option.
  6. You may select to remove or keep the cellular plan.
  7. Afterwards, choose the ‘Confirm’ button to disconnect to the Watch.
  8. In case you are asked, input the password and Apple ID.
  9. You should reboot the iPhone and Apple Watch.

Turn off Optimized Battery Charging into the iPhone Settings

Here are the steps you need to follow:

  1. You should invoke the Settings of the iPhone then select the Battery option.
  2. After that, select the ‘Battery Health’ option.
  3. Turn off the ‘Optimized Battery Charging’ option using the toggle.
  4. Finally, check if you can make calls now.

Update the iOS of the Mobile to the Newest Version

Follow these steps:

  1. You should take the backup of the iPhone.
  2. Thereafter, connect the device to the source of power and then to the Wi-Fi network.
  3. Then invoke the Settings of the device and choose the General option.
  4. Later, select the ‘Software Update’ option and if there is any available update, download it.

Reset the Apple Watch to the Factory Defaults

Here are the directions you need to follow.

  1. You have to disconnect the iPhone and Apple Watch.
  2. Then invoke the Settings of the Apple Watch and then choose the General option.
  3. Select the Reset option and choose the ‘Erase All Content and Settings’ option.
  4. Once again, click on the  ‘Erase All’ option.
  5. Reboot the iPhone and Apple Watch.
  6. Now, connect the devices again.

There could be several reasons why you are unable to make or answer calls on your Apple Watch. The solutions mentioned above will help you resolve this issue.

Mia Watson is an avid technical blogger, a magazine contributor, a publisher of guides at Blogs Book, and a professional cyber security analyst. Through her writing, she aims to educate people about the dangers and threats lurking in the digital world. Read My Blog


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