Downtime on your Apple Watch can be helpful for managing distractions, but there are times when you want to enjoy your device to the fullest. If you’re wondering how to turn off Downtime on your Apple Watch, you’ve come to the right place. In this quick guide, we’ll show you the steps to disable Downtime and regain full access to your watch.

How to Activate Downtime on Apple Watch?


  1. Wake up your watch and access the main screen.
  2. Scroll through your apps or use voice commands to open the Settings app, which is represented by a gear icon.
  3. In the Settings menu, locate and tap on the Screen Time option.
  4. Under Screen Time, find and tap on Downtime to access the Downtime settings.
  5. Toggle the switch next to Downtime to the Off position. This will turn off Downtime on your Apple Watch.


And there you have it! You’ve successfully turned off Downtime on your Apple Watch, giving you uninterrupted access to your device whenever you need it. Whether it’s for work or play, you now have full control over your watch’s features. Stay tuned for more helpful tech tips and tutorials on our channel to make the most of your Apple Watch.