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If you purchased the Apple Watch Series 4, then you’re probably already enjoying the nice new design, helpful built-in ECG, and other great improvements. But, there might be one feature you’d rather go without; the haptic feedback in the Digital Crown.

Apple’s intent with this feature is to offer “a more mechanical and responsive feel through the sensation of incremental clicks.” However, you may not like the feel of it. So, here’s how to turn off the haptic feedback on the Apple Watch Digital Crown.

Turn off the Digital Crown haptic feedback on iPhone

You can quickly disable this feature on your iPhone in a few taps.

1) Open your Watch app.

2) Scroll down to and tap Sounds & Haptics.

3) Move the slider to turn off Haptic Crown.

Disable Digital Crown Haptic Feedback iPhone

Turn off the Digital Crown haptic feedback on Apple Watch

Disabling the Digital Crown haptic feedback is just as easy on your Apple Watch.

1) Open your Settings app.

2) Scroll down to and tap Sounds & Haptics.

3) Move the slider to turn off Haptic Crown.

Disable Digital Crown Haptic Feedback Watch

Wrapping it up

With the simplicity of turning the Digital Crown haptic feedback off and on, you can easily give it another try down the road. Just check back in here if you forget the steps and be sure to let us know your thoughts on this Apple Watch Series 4 feature!

And, for more tips on the newest Apple Watch, check out everything to know about complications or how to transfer your Apple Watch cellular plan to a new device.