The Control Center in watchOS 5 got a small but significant upgrade by allowing you to customize the layout of the buttons. Not only will it be quicker to get to your most important features, but you can also change the button layouts to suit your needs for a specific day!

Apple occasionally offers updates to iOS, watchOS, tvOS, and macOS as closed developer previews or public betas for iPhone, iPad, Apple TV and Mac (sadly, no public beta for the Apple Watch). While the betas contain new features, they also contain pre-release bugs that can prevent the normal use of your iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Apple TV, or Mac, and are not intended for everyday use on a primary device. That's why we strongly recommend staying away from developer previews unless you need them for software development, and using the public betas with caution. If you depend on your devices, wait for the final release.

How to customize Control Center in watchOS 5

  1. Swipe up from the bottom of the screen to bring up Control Center
  2. Tap Edit. You'll have to scroll down to the bottom of the page.
  3. Tap, hold, and drag the button you want to reposition to its new desired place in Control Center.

Any questions?

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