How to Use Your Wear OS Smartwatch as a Bluetooth Mouse


Wear OS smartwatches offer a convenient way to interact with your devices. With the latest updates, you can now use your smartwatch as a Bluetooth mouse to control your laptop or desktop computer. This guide will provide you with a detailed, step-by-step walkthrough on how to set up and use this feature.


  • A Wear OS smartwatch running version 2.0 or later
  • A computer with Bluetooth capabilities
  • Android Wear app installed on your smartphone

Step-by-Step Guide

1. Enable Developer Options

  • On your smartwatch, go to Settings > System (or About).
  • Scroll down and tap Build number 7 times to enable Developer options.

2. Enable Bluetooth Debugging

  • Go back to the Settings menu and tap Developer options.
  • Scroll down and enable Bluetooth Debugging.

3. Pair Your Devices

  • On your computer, open the Bluetooth settings.
  • Make sure Bluetooth is enabled and your computer is discoverable.
  • On your smartwatch, go to Settings > Connected devices > Pair new device.
  • Select your computer from the list of available devices to pair them.

4. Install the Mouse Controller App

  • Open the Google Play Store on your smartwatch.
  • Search for and install the "Mouse Controller" app.
  • Once installed, launch the app and grant it the necessary permissions.

5. Control Your Computer

  • To use your smartwatch as a mouse, open the Mouse Controller app on your watch.
  • You will see a trackpad appear on your smartwatch screen.
  • Use your finger to move the cursor on your computer screen.
  • Tap the screen to click the left mouse button.
  • Swipe up or down to scroll.
  • Long-press the screen to click the right mouse button.

6. Customize Settings

  • In the Mouse Controller app, you can customize various settings such as:
    • Mouse sensitivity
    • Scrolling speed
    • Display orientation
    • Cursor color


  • If you encounter any issues, try restarting both your smartwatch and computer.
  • Adjust the mouse sensitivity in the Mouse Controller app for optimal performance.
  • Use a watch face with a dark background to improve visibility of the trackpad.
  • Consider using a stylus for more precise control.


Using your Wear OS smartwatch as a Bluetooth mouse is a convenient and innovative way to interact with your computer. By following the steps outlined in this guide, you can easily set up and customize this feature to enhance your productivity and convenience.