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Tips to fix Apple Fitness+ not showing on iPhone or Apple Watch

Ready to sign up for Apple Fitness+ but facing an issue with it not showing up on your iPhone or Apple Watch? This new subscription service has been rolled out to users in the United States, United Kingdom, New Zealand, Ireland, Canada, and Australia. So, naturally, you won’t be able to use it in any other geography. However, if you’re within any of these countries and Apple Fitness+ is not showing up on your iPhone, iPad, or Apple Watch, here are some tips to fix it.

  1. Check if your Device Supports Fitness+
  2. Update your Device
  3. Download the Fitness App
  4. Use Apple Watch
  5. Use the Same Apple ID

1. Check if your Device Supports Fitness+

  • iPhone 6s or later
  • iPad Air 2 or later
  • Apple Watch Series 3 or later
  • Apple TV HD and Apple TV 4K

If you have some other device, you will not be able to use this service. However, if you have a supported device but still can’t see Apple Fitness+, try the tips below.

2. Update your Device

Install it by going to SettingsGeneral Software Update.

Open Settings Tap On General And Then Tap On Software Update

3. Download the Fitness App

If you want to use Fitness+ on an iPad, you will need to download the Fitness app from the App Store.

Download the Fitness App for iPad

On iPhone and Apple Watch, this app is available by default.

Note: Immediately after the app was released for iPad, there was a glitch that prevented users from downloading it, but it has since been fixed.

4. Use Apple Watch

If you want to play Apple Fitness+ workout videos on iPhone and iPad, it’s not mandatory to use an Apple Watch, but you won’t get any activity metrics.

When playing workout routines on Apple TV, you must wear a compatible Apple Watch.

5. Use the Same Apple ID

To access and use your Fitness+ subscription across different devices, you need to be signed in with the same iCloud account. If you are using different Apple IDs, you will not see your active Fitness+ subscription.

Can you See Apple Fitness+ on your Apple devices

We hope the above fixes helped you access Fitness+.

If you have already tried Apple Fitness+, share your experience in the comments below. If you are still waiting for it to be released in your country, we’re hoping it to be rolled out worldwide in upcoming year as the workouts are gradually translated into foreign languages.

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  • Mehak

    Mehak has a master’s degree in communication and over ten years of writing experience. Her passion for technology and Apple products led her to iGeeksBlog, where she specializes in writing product roundups and app recommendations for fellow Apple users. When not typing away on her MacBook Pro, she loves being lost in a book or out exploring the world.

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