Use Evernote on Apple Watch

Use Evernote on Apple Watch
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Use Evernote on Apple Watch

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Install Evernote on your Apple Watch

To install Evernote on the Apple Watch:

  1. Open the Apple Watch app on your iPhone.
  2. Tap My Watch.
  3. Tap Evernote, then tap the switch to install Evernote.
  4. Once installation has completed, tap to open the Evernote app from the Apple Watch.

Note: This feature is not yet supported in the new Evernote for iOS.

Explore the home screen

From the Apple Watch home screen, you can create new notes and see recently updated notes.

Apple Watch home

Create text notes

  1. Tap the green plus (+).
  2. Tap the microphone to begin dictating your note, or tap the scribble button to enter text using scribble.
  3. Tap Save to save, or tap the blue alarm clock if you wish to create a reminder.

Notes are automatically synced to Evernote and can be edited from any desktop, phone, or tablet client.

Create audio notes

    1. Tap the microphone.
    2. Record your audio. When finished, tap the red stop button.
    3. Tap Save to store the recording in a note, or Cancel to abandon the recording.

Create reminders

Apple Watch reminders

  1. Tap the green plus (+).
  2. Use your voice to create a new reminder.
  3. Tap the blue alarm clock to set a reminder time: Today, Tomorrow, Next Week, or Next Month.
  4. Tap Save.
  5. When reminder notifications appear, you’ve got three options:
    • Mark as Done
    • Snooze
    • View

View business cards you've scanned into Evernote and update checklists

Apple Watch contacts and checklists


Frequently asked questions

What are the requirements for Evernote for Apple Watch?

  • iOS 12 or greater
  • Older version of Evernote for iOS
  • Bluetooth enabled and iPhone paired to Apple Watch
  • Currently logged into your Evernote account on your iPhone

What languages does Evernote for Apple Watch support?

English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Catalan, Czech, Danish, Finnish, Croatian, Indonesian, Korean, Malay, Dutch, Brazilian Portuguese, Portuguese, Romanian, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese

Can I view notes in a Teams account?

Support for notes in a Teams account is not available.

Can I view my Evernote notebooks?

Access to Evernote notebooks is currently not available.



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