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How to ‘hard reset’ your Apple Watch

If your Apple Watch is frozen or otherwise misbehaving, a 'hard reset' could save you a call or visit to Apple support. Here's what a hard reset is and when you should perform one on your Watch.
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Al Sacco
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  • Smartwatches
  • Wearables
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Apple Watch
Al Sacco was a journalist, blogger and editor who covers the fast-paced mobile beat for CIO.com and IDG Enterprise, with a focus on wearable tech, smartphones and tablet PCs. Al managed CIO.com writers and contributors, covered news, and shared insightful expert analysis of key industry happenings. He also wrote a wide variety of tutorials and how-tos to help readers get the most out of their gadgets, and regularly offered up recommendations on software for a number of mobile platforms. Al resides in Boston and is a passionate reader, traveler, beer lover, film buff and Red Sox fan.