How to Adjust or Change Text Size on Apple Watch

Reading emails or messages can be a bit inconvenient on Apple Watch, due to its small screen size. And just in case you have a smaller model of Apple Watch, it wouldn’t so easy to scan through news or have a quick glance at notifications. There could be other reasons as well of changing the font size on Apple Watch. As for instance, you don’t like the particular text size or you prefer a specific font size etc. While some folks like bold text, others prefer to go with larger text.

Apple Watch lets you change font sizes just like the way you do it on your iPhone or iPad. It’s a very handy feature and I’m sure most of you may be looking for it on your watch. You can adjust text size from both your Apple Watch and iPhone. Let’s see how it works!

How to Change Text Font Size on Apple Watch

Step #1. Launch Settings app on your Apple Watch.

Step #2. Tap on Brightness & Text Size.

Step #3. Tap on Text Size.

Step #4. Now, either tap the letters or scroll the Digital Crown to change text size.

How to Adjust Apple Watch Text Size from iPhone

Step #1. Launch Apple Watch app on your iPhone.

Step #2. Tap on My Watch at the bottom.

Step #3. Tap on Brightness & text.

Step #4. Now, simply drag the Text Size slider to adjust the text size.

How to Turn on Bold Text on Apple Watch

Step #1. Launch Settings app on your Apple Watch and then tap on Brightness & Text.

Step #2. Tap on Text Size and then turn on Bold Text.

How Turn on Bold Text on Apple Watch from iPhone

Step 1. Launch Apple Watch app on your iPhone and then tap on My Watch.

Step 2. Tap on Brightness & Text.

Step 3. Turn on Bold Text.

That’s all!

Apple Watch is not just an icon in its own right but also a pretty multi-tasking device beautifully designed to carry out a number of functions with ease. There are tons of attractive watch bands, charging stands, docking stations, robust bumper cases and efficient accessories to let you not only use your Apple Watch comfortably but also provide it the much needed protection from scratch or damage.

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