How to Fix AirPods That Won’t Connect
How to Get Your AirPods to Connect Again
- Start with in all probability essentially the most straightforward fixes sooner than you progress on to further complicated ones. You’ll greater than doubtless be able to be a part of and use your AirPods as soon as extra in a short time.
- Close the outlet between your AirPods and your iPhone. Most points with connecting AirPods are attributable to distance, so attempt inserting your iPhone (or one different machine) and AirPods shut to each other. Try to get them once more collectively.
- Check the battery lifetime of your AirPods. Your AirPods could not hook up together with your iPhone or one different machine because of the battery should be charged. Put your AirPods throughout the case that bought right here with them, and use the cable with it to perception them. Let the AirPods price for about quarter-hour, after which try to be a part of them as soon as extra.
- Make sure your iPhone’s Bluetooth is turned on. AirPods be a part of by means of Bluetooth, so your iPhone, iPad, or one different machine will want to have Bluetooth turned on for them to affix. Tap the Bluetooth icon throughout the Control Center of your iPhone or iPad to present it on or off.
- Fix your iPhone’s Bluetooth. If your AirPods don’t be a part of regardless that Bluetooth is on, it’s attainable you’ll have to reset Bluetooth in your machine. Turn on and off Bluetooth, after which try to be a part of your AirPods as soon as extra.
- Put your iPhone once more into manufacturing unit settings. Sometimes restarting your iPhone (or one different machine) and its tools is the one methodology to restore a difficulty that gained’t go away. If the difficulty is a one-time software program program glitch, you may be able to restore it by restarting your laptop computer. Try pairing your AirPods as soon as extra after you could have reset your machine.
- Your iOS should be up to date. If restarting your iPhone didn’t restore the difficulty, the software program program in your iPhone must be accountable. Ensure you’re using the most recent mannequin of your machine’s working system, because it might restore bugs or make important software program program modifications.
- If you want to use your AirPods with an iPad or MacE e-book, you’ll have to know recommendations on how to exchange the iPad OS and the macOS on the MacE e-book.
- Reconnect the AirPods. If not one of many completely different troubleshooting steps labored, attempt connecting your AirPods to your machine as soon as extra. Close the AirPods case as quickly because the AirPods are inside. Hold on 15 seconds. Open the case’s lid. If your AirPods’ standing mild flashes white, they’re ready to connect.
- Your AirPods need a robust reset. If your AirPods nonetheless don’t be a part of, it’s attainable you’ll have to take them off your iPhone or completely different machine and set them up as soon as extra as within the occasion that they’ve been mannequin new. Go to “Settings” after which “Bluetooth.” Tap the I subsequent to your AirPods after which faucet Forget This Device. Put them once more collectively as within the occasion that they’ve been new.
- Apple Support may enable you to. If you’ve executed all these items and your AirPods nonetheless gained’t hook up together with your iPhone, Mac, or one different machine, contact Apple for help. You can get help from Apple on-line or on the Apple Store closest to you. Make a reservation sooner than going to the Apple Store to ensure you gained’t have to attend.
What if my AirPods are associated, nevertheless I can’t hear one thing?
- If you’ve associated your AirPods nevertheless can’t hear any sound, it’s attainable you’ll ship audio to the unsuitable output provide (like a Bluetooth speaker or one different set of headphones).
- Follow these steps to be certain you’re sending sound to the AirPods:
- Tap the Music controls throughout the excessive correct nook of the Control Center.
- You can see a list of all potential audio outputs throughout the expanded Music controls.
- Tap the AirPods within the occasion that they aren’t already chosen.
- The audio manufacturing and AirPods are highlighted throughout the iPhone’s Control Center.
- Try collaborating in music as soon as extra, and if the AirPods nonetheless doesn’t work, attempt it as soon as extra.