AirPods Not Showing Up on Find My: How to Troubleshoot

Have you lost track of your AirPods? If you’re having trouble locating them on your Find My app, don’t panic. While AirPods are small and can be easily misplaced, there are a few things you can do to make them visible on your device.

First, open up your settings and activate your location service. Then, tap on location alert and toggle it on. Make sure your share last location is also turned on for Find My to share your last location for every device you have.

For your map application, make sure you choose “while using the apps or widgets” and not “never,” or you’ll have trouble finding your AirPods.

After completing these steps, close your settings application and reopen your Find My app. Your third-generation AirPods should now be visible.

When you tap on your AirPods, you’ll see a list of options to choose from, including “play sound,” “directions,” and “notify when found.”

By following these simple steps, you can make your AirPods visible on your Find My app and locate them with ease.

Don’t let misplacing your AirPods stress you out. Follow these troubleshooting steps and find them in no time.


Why isn t AirPods showing up on Find My?
Go to Settings , then tap the name of your AirPods near the top of the screen. Scroll down, then turn on Find My Network.
How do I make my AirPods discoverable?
Make sure that Bluetooth is on. Put both AirPods in the charging case and open the lid. Press and hold the setup button on the back of the case until the status light flashes white. Select your AirPods in the Devices list, then click Connect.