Third-party app icons do not seem on Apple Watch Sequence 7


The primary Apple Watch Sequence 7 models are already shipped and there seems to be a problem proper out of the field. In line with some customers, third-party apps do not seem with their icons and as a substitute, they’re invisible on the house display screen.

It was first noticed by a developer engaged on merchandise associated to Apple’s ecosystem. He clarifies that the simulator in Xcode shows the icons simply high-quality however they do not seem on the precise watch. Some consider that that is because of the new display screen dimensions and backbone as a result of the icons are completely high-quality on older watches, even when operating watchOS 8.

A brief workaround is to change the house display screen’s view to “Checklist”. Take into account that the icons would nonetheless be lacking however at the least you’d know which app is which because the record view shows the names as properly.