Samsung Galaxy Watch - Set Up Cellular Service

Note Verizon Smart Familymust be removed from the account via My Verizon in order to activate NumberShare. 

  1. During the pairing and setup process, when prompted, tap Sign up for mobile data in the Galaxy Wearable app on your smartphone.
    Mobile data service sign up
  2. Enter your username to sign in to the My Verizon app.
    Note If you haven't registered your mobile number for use on the My Verizon app, tap the I Need to Register button then follow the prompts.
    Note To activate service, you must sign in as an Account Owner or Manager. For more on account roles, review this info.
    My Verizon sign in
  3. Enter your password.
    Note Once you sign in, the system performs checks to see if you're on a compatible price plan.
    Note An error displays if your price plan isn't eligible for NumberShare; for more info on compatible plans, visit the NumberShare FAQs.
    My Verizon Mobile login
  4. Tap Yes, add device.
    Note If you're upgrading or replacing your existing Apple Watch, follow the instructions (beginning with step 4) in the Samsung Galaxy Watch - Replace Existing Device article.
    Add device
  5. Enter your 911 address.
    Note If address isn't found in the system, choose whether to use suggested address or the address as entered.
    Note If you get an error, ensure the State is abbreviated (e.g., 'New York' must be entered as 'NY').
    Check address
  6. From the 'Cellular Is Ready' screen, tap Continue (keep the Watch and the iPhone close together until you receive the alert that syncing is complete).
    Note If the activation is delayed, a screen similar to the one below appears; follow the instructions given to complete watch activation.
    In progress notice
  7. From the 'Device Added' screen, tap OK to complete activation and open the Watch app.
    Device added confirmation
  8. Follow the on-screen prompts to complete a quick tour of the watch.
  9. Tap the Blue checkmark when the 'All Done!' screen appears.