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By Derekwolfee, Senior Member on 1st September 2014, 12:48 AM
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Looked at my watch and noticed the time was about an hour off.. The watch is completely frozen. I've tried placing it on the charging dock, also pressing the reset button for up to 30 seconds. And looking within the android wear app for a restart option all to no avail. Anyone know how to restart it?
 
 
1st September 2014, 02:05 AM |#2  
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Looked at my watch and noticed the time was about an hour off.. The watch is completely frozen. I've tried placing it on the charging dock, also pressing the reset button for up to 30 seconds. And looking within the android wear app for a restart option all to no avail. Anyone know how to restart it?

Is the display still on? Maybe once the battery dies you can get it to reboot on the charger. Keep us posted!
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I also frozen my GWatch 2 days ago and I restarted it after push the reset button for 10s.
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Is the display still on? Maybe once the battery dies you can get it to reboot on the charger. Keep us posted!

Yes the display is still on. I was hoping to not have to wait for it to die.. Ugh but thanks!
1st September 2014, 02:42 PM |#5  
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Solved (well kinda): letting the device drain the battery over night and when I woke up the screen was black.. Placed it on the charger and all seems good now. I just wish there was a way to restart it without having to let it die.. Luckily I was home all day yesterday.. But if it would have froze while I was at work I would have been without it all day. That's kinda scary because I need a watch at work in my profession.
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Solved (well kinda): letting the device drain the battery over night and when I woke up the screen was black.. Placed it on the charger and all seems good now. I just wish there was a way to restart it without having to let it die.. Luckily I was home all day yesterday.. But if it would have froze while I was at work I would have been without it all day. That's kinda scary because I need a watch at work in my profession.

Look on the back. There is a hole where u can stick a paperclip or something same in to reset
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my watch seems died. Left it on the charging cradle all night long, this morning i found it off with no way to turn it on. Placing on the cradle again shows the full battery icon, but the screen is totally black. Tried to use the little button on the back of the watch for about 10 sec with no results... any suggest but rma?
2nd September 2014, 11:02 AM |#8  
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Look on the back. There is a hole where u can stick a paperclip or something same in to reset

I tried the reset button. Its in the op but thanks.
2nd September 2014, 11:03 AM |#9  
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my watch seems died. Left it on the charging cradle all night long, this morning i found it off with no way to turn it on. Placing on the cradle again shows the full battery icon, but the screen is totally black. Tried to use the little button on the back of the watch for about 10 sec with no results... any suggest but rma?

Maybe try letting the battery run dead? That is what I had to do in order to get mine to reset
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Maybe try letting the battery run dead? That is what I had to do in order to get mine to reset

the thing is, seems like the watch is off, so i guess it won't go out of battery...
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the thing is, seems like the watch is off, so i guess it won't go out of battery...

Can you take it in a dark room? Is the backlight on?.. If not then yeah I would try returning it where you purchased it.

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