Once you’ve taken the plunge and purchased your first Apple Watch, it’s time to pair it with your iPhone. After pairing, you can easily use the watch to access your phone calls and texts. Similarly, you can also configure it to keep track of email messages by marking them as read or unread. If you are interested in knowing the method to mark email as Read on Apple Watch, go through this post thoroughly.

Mark Email as Read on Apple Watch

When you have your smartwatch paired to your iPhone, any new mail received on your Phone will also be delivered to your watch and you’ll see a notification regarding the same. Take the following steps to manage Apple watch mail notification and Mark Email as Read on Apple Watch.

  1. Press Digital Crown on your smartwatch.
  2. Select a Mail app from the options displayed.
  3. Choose a message.
  4. Press firmly on screen to make the watch display 4 new options.
  5. Select Read or Unread to mark the mail under mail notifications.

Let’s cover the process in a bit of detail!

Press the Digital Crown on your Apple Watch to show the list of apps.

Mail App Icon
Mail App Icon

Tap the Mail icon to open the app.

Mail Description
Mail Description

Choose a message you would like to mark as read or unread.

Press and hold the finger on the Watch screen for few seconds.

Mark Mail Apple Watch
Mark Mail Apple Watch

Choose Unread or Read.

Alternatively, you can flag the message or remove it from the same view.

Apple watch mail notifications not working

If you find emails are not updating on Apple watch or you see no mail notifications on the screen, go to the ‘Settings’ app, tap ‘Mail’ and select ‘Notifications’. Make sure, the Allow Notifications toggle is enabled.

Then, tap your email account and enable alert for all 3 styles,

  • Lock Screen
  • Notification Center
  • Banners

 That’s all there is to it!

Hope that helps!

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