Note: After you switch to a different app, some apps run for a short time before they're put in a suspended state. Suspended apps aren't actively in use or taking up system resources. Background App Refresh lets suspended apps check for updates and new content.
From the Watch app main screen on iPhone, scroll to General.Step 1/5
Tap General.Step 2/5
Tap Background App Refresh.Step 3/5
Tap or slide the Background App Refresh slider to the off position.
Note: This will prevent apps on your Watch from running in the suspended state and save battery.Step 4/5
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