How to Use 3D Touch to Continue Watching Netflix

As 3D Touch becomes an older feature, more and more developers are adding 3D Touch options to their apps. Apple now has 3D Touch Quick Action options for nearly every stock app it makes. Netflix made sure it didn't lag far behind. Like other apps, when you activate 3D Touch by hard pressing the icon, a menu of different Quick Action options "pop" out. For Netflix, you’re able to select Search, My List, Trending Now, Continue Watching, or Share Netflix. This allows you to immediately continue watching the show on Netflix you were previously watching. Here’s how to use 3D Touch to continue watching Netflix.

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How to Use 3D Touch to Continue Watching Netflix

For this to work, you must have the Netflix app downloaded on your device and be logged into your account. To continue watching Netflix:

  • From Home Screen, 3D Touch the Netflix app icon.

  • The following options will “pop” out: Search, My List, Trending Now, Continue Watching, or Share Netflix.

  • Tap Continue Watching.

  • The show you were previously watching will open with the Netflix app and continue playing.

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Conner Carey holds a bachelor's in English with an emphasis in Creative Writing and resides in Fairfield, Iowa. When she's not writing, you can find her singing jazz or watching anime. Her personal blog can be found at connerleecarey.com; you can also follow her on twitter @connerleecarey.