How to Turn off Navigation Alert on Apple Watch (Popping up)

Here's How to turn on & Turn off maps alerts on Apple Watch. Manage Navigation popping up on the screen when Map is running on iPhone.

We all have used watchOS and are well aware of its features and how to use them. Eventually, now we have a new update for the Apple watch that is watchOS with extraordinary features and improved performance. So today, we will discuss how to customize Apple Maps Navigation Alerts on watchOS.

If you remember, when we turn on Apple Maps navigation, there was only one single option, and we have to enable it whether we are driving, walking, or using CarPlay while driving. But in watchOS, you will get three different options to customize alerts. If you are walking on the street and need Apple Maps, then customize alerts to Walking. While driving, set alerts to Drive or CarPlay enabled. There is also an option available for you. Don’t get confused once you will customize Apple Maps navigation alerts on the Apple watch; then, you will get the idea of exactly what it is.

Turn on or Turn off Apple Watch Navigation alert: Turn Alerts

  • Step 1: On your iPhone, launch “Apple Watch” app.
  • Step 2: On the bottom, click “My Watch”.
  • Step 3: Locate “Maps” and open it.
  • Step 4: Now, depending on your current condition, set the alerts, “Driving” or “Walking” or “Driving with CarPlay”, “Cycling” – added in the latest watchOS. Select one.
Turn on Map Navigation Popping Up on Apple Watch
Turn on Map Navigation Popping Up on Apple Watch
  • Step 5: Last option you will see “Transit” which means you can see maps on your Apple watch when you enable this feature.

If you’re addicted to CarPlay, then there is good news for you. The iOS brings the best update for CarPlay users. Previously CarPlay was only compatible with Apple Maps, so if you like it or not, you have to go for Apple Maps. But with iOS 12 or later, the CarPlay is extended with two major navigation applications, Google Maps, and Waze. So have a safe and happy journey!!

Hope you enjoyed using Custom Settings for Turn alerts on your Apple watch while using apple maps online or Street view apple maps.

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Karly Wood

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