Answering a message on Apple Watch is quite simple. Although you can't write a message because of Apple Watch's small screen size, you have the ability to respond to a message via predefined texts, funny emojis, and voice prompts. When you send a recorded message as speech or text, you can communicate conveniently. But there are times; You would prefer to send a text message clearly.
If you have enabled Handoff on Apple Watch, you can respond to any message through long text via iPhone. However, it may not be a good solution that you need to keep your iPhone with you.
You can add custom responses to messages to better respond to a message. Although there are six ready options, they are too generic to serve your purpose all the time. Want to know how to add custom responses to Apple Watch messages? Let's move on to find out!
How to add custom responses to messages on Apple Watch
Step # 1. Start Apple Watch app on your iPhone.
Step # 2. Scroll down and press Messages.
Step # 3. Touch Default answer.
Step # 4. Now, scroll down and press Add reply and type then enter own custom response and then save it.
How to reply to a message using custom reply
While checking out a message you received, scroll down with Digital Crown and then select your custom created message to reply.
Alternatively, you can record a message by tapping the microphone icon and then sending it as a voice or text message . There is also an option to send emoji. Just tap the emoji icon, select your favorite emoji and send it.