Many iPhone users have complained that their iPhone XS Max not pairing with iPhone XS Max. I too had faced this same issue on my iPhone XS. Whenever I try to pair my iPhone XS to Apple Watch, it didn’t pair. It was really frustrating to me. Somehow, I fixed this issue. In this article, I am going to tell you those solutions to solve this problem.
Solution 1: Enable and Disable Airplane Mode
- Open Settings app on our iPhone.
- Here you can see “Airplane Mode” button, turn on it.
- Wait for 10 to 15 seconds. After that turn it on back.
Solution 2: Restart Phone
- Press the Power Button and either Volume Up or Down Button until getting a power off slider.
- Then drag the slider to turn off your device.
- Wait for 20 to 30 seconds.
- To turn on your iPhone, press and hold the Power Button until getting an Apple Logo.
Solution 3: Restart Apple Watch
- Press and hold the side button of your Apple Watch.
- Then you can see the “Power off” button that you drag it to the right side.
- Wait for 5 to 10 seconds. After that, again press and hold the side button until you can see the Apple logo.
Solution 4: Reset Network Settings
- Go to Settings -> General -> Reset.
- Tap “Reset Network Settings”.
- Enter the passcode if required.
- Again tap “Reset Network Settings” in the pop-up box to confirm.
Solution 5: Unpair and Repair Apple Watch
- Open Apple Watch App on your iPhone.
- Tap on “My Watch” tab.
- Next, tap your watch at the top.
- Now, click “info button” next to your connected Apple Watch.
- Then tap on “Unpair Apple Watch”.
- Tap on your watch name to confirm this process.
- Now, enter the passcode to disable Activation Lock.
Solution 6: Check for Software Update
- Go to Settings app on your iPhone.
- Tap “General”.
- Scroll down the page to find “Software Update”, tap on it.
- If a new update is available, tap “Download and Install”.
- Then follow the instruction to complete this process.
Solution 7: Restore your iPhone in Recovery Mode via iTunes
- First, connect your iPhone to the Mac or PC through USB cable.
- After it connects, press and quickly release the Volume Up button.
- Now, press and quickly release Volume Down button.
- Then press and hold the Power/Side button until it restarts. Don’t leave this button until your phone gets into Recovery mode.
- Release this button when you see your phone connect to iTunes.
- In the iTunes window, it shows your iOS device is in recovery mode. There you can see two options that Update or Restore.
- Select “Restore”.
- You have to wait until the process is completed.
I hope that above solutions have solved this problem. If you know any other solutions to solve this problem, tell us through your comments.