How to customize the Action button on Apple Watch Ultra

Built for endurance, exploration, and adventure, the redesigned Apple Watch Ultra features a 49mm titanium casing, flat sapphire front crystal, thicker Digital Crown, and an all-new customizable Action button.

Action button allows runners, divers, hikers, rock climbers, and other athletes and extreme sports participants to quickly launch the app they need without unlocking the smartwatch and manually opening the app.

Apple Watch Ultra

It is useful for users to not only quickly start a workout or dive session, but also to switch between apps. For example, during an active hike workout,  a user forgets their track. In that case, they quickly open the Compass Backtrack to retract their hike simply by tapping on the Action button on their Apple Watch Ultra.

We have composed an easy-to-follow guide on how to customize the Action button

Here is how to easily customize the Action button on Apple Watch Ultra

  1. Launch the Apple Watch app
  2. Tap on the Action Button and select ActionApple Watch Ultra - Action button
  3. In the action menu, tap on the preferred action out of 8 listed actions for the button
    • Workout
    • Stopwatch
    • Waypoint
    • Backtrack
    • Dive
    • Flashlight
    • Shortcut
    • None

    Apple Watch Ultra - Action button

  4. A check mark will appear in front of the chosen action to indicate that it has been set to launch automatically via the Action button.Apple Watch Ultra - Action button

Apple Watch Ultra has received promising reviews. Its design display, battery life, and capabilities are praised by reviewers and users. Recently, a hiking test revealed that it is the best smartwatch for outdoor activities.

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