How to Connect Airpods to MacBook Air

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.

If you’ve recently purchased Apple’s AirPods and want to connect them to your MacBook Air, then you’ve come to the right place. In this post, we will show you how to connect your AirPods to your MacBook Air with just a few easy steps.

First things first, you need to enable Bluetooth on both devices. To do this on your MacBook Air, go to the Apple logo and then click on System Preferences. Within System Preferences, you will see Bluetooth. Click on this and you will be taken to the Bluetooth window.

Alternatively, you can click on the search button and type in Bluetooth. Make sure you choose Bluetooth, not Bluetooth file exchange. Once you’ve opened the Bluetooth window, you’re ready to pair your AirPods.

Put your AirPods into discoverable mode by pressing and holding the button at the back of the AirPods case. You should see a white flashing light on the AirPods, indicating that they are now discoverable.

Now, turn your attention back to the MacBook Air and turn on Bluetooth. Your AirPods should be detected automatically. Click on “Connect” and your AirPods will be paired with your MacBook Air.

That’s it! You can now stream your music directly from your MacBook Air to your Apple AirPods. As a quick tip, you can put a tick next to “Bluetooth in Menu Bar” to access Bluetooth settings quickly.

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Why won't my AirPods Connect to my MacBook air?
If you can't connect to your Mac Put both AirPods in the charging case and make sure that both AirPods are charging. To make sure that Bluetooth is on, choose Apple menu  >, System Settings, then click Bluetooth. If your AirPods are connected, make sure that they're selected as your audio device.
How do I Connect my Airpod to my laptop?
On a PC, open Settings from your Start menu.Select devices, navigate to Bluetooth and other devices, then hit the plus sign where it says "Add Bluetooth or other device."Open the AirPods' case lid, hold the button, and select your AirPods once they pop up on the screen.More items...•
How do I add an Airpod to my device?
On your device, go to Settings >, Bluetooth, then turn on Bluetooth.Open the case with your AirPods inside, then hold it next to your device.Follow the onscreen instructions, then tap Done.
How do I Connect my earbuds to my MacBook?
Make sure the device is turned on and discoverable (see the device's documentation for details).On your Mac, choose Apple menu >, System Settings, then click Bluetooth in the sidebar. (You may need to scroll down.) ... Hold the pointer over the device in the list, then click Connect.