5 Apple Watch SE Tips and Tricks Most People Don’t Know

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This article explains five Apple Watch SE tips and tricks most people don’t know about.

5 Apple Watch SE Tips and Tricks Most People Don't Know

Apple Watch SE users may think they know everything about their watch, but there are still some hidden features they don’t know about. We dug deep into watchOS to uncover five hidden Apple Watch SE tips and Tricks to make your life easier. If you know of any others, please share them in the comments. Read on to learn about 5 Apple Watch SE tips and Tricks most People don’t Know About.

See also: 30+ Apple Watch Tips & Tricks to Make your Life Better

Best Apple Watch SE tips and tricks

here are the best Apple Watch SE tips and tricks for 2020:

Calculate a Tip with a Button Press

Apple Watch SE Tips and Tricks Most People Don't Know

Ever wonder how much you should tip your waiter or waitress? Don’t mess around with math. Just launch the Calculator app on your Apple Watch, type in your bill’s total, then tap the tip button. The app will calculate a 20 percent tip and add that amount to your total so you’ll know how much you should leave your server. Turn the Digital Crown to add people to split the bill with.

You Can Customize Your Workout Screen

Apple Watch SE Tips and Tricks Most People Don't Know

If you use your Apple Watch SE to workout, you may want to customize the interface based on your exercise goals. Launch the Watch app, find Workouts, and then Workout View. Here you can edit the metrics you can see and rearrange them according to your needs.

Scribble a Response

Apple Watch SE Tips and Tricks Most People Don't Know

When you get a text message on your Apple Watch, you can respond using an emoji or by dictating a reply, but did you know you can scribble out a response? When responding to a text message, tap on the icon with a hand, and the letter A. Draw out your letters, and they will show up as text.

Capture a Screenshot

Apple Watch SE Tips and Tricks Most People Don't Know

To capture the contents of the Apple Watch screen, hold down both the Digital Crown and the side button at the same time The photo will then be saved to your iPhone in the Photos album. If this fails, check to make sure screenshots are enabled. Head over to iPhone > General. Then scroll down to find “Enable Screenshot” and ensure it is turned on.

Use and Customize the Dock

Apple Watch SE Tips and Tricks Most People Don't Know

When you press the side button while wearing your Apple Watch, it will launch the Dock. The Dock shows your most recent apps, but you can change that behavior in the settings to open your favorite apps. Launch the Watch app, select Dock, and change the setting from “Recents” to “Favorites.”

Your Favorite Apple Watch SE Tips and Tricks

What are some of your favorite tips and tricks for using the new Apple Watch SE? Share with us in the comments section below.

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