How to Connect AirPods To Laptop & Desktop?

The best quality that a wireless earbud can provide with long lasting battery life are Apple AirPods. Many people think that AirPods can only be paired with iPhone, Mac and iPad, but that’s not true, you can use your AirPods with laptops also. Now the most important question that occurs in mind is how to connect AirPods to laptop and windows devices. But that question is not going to last for more as we are here to explain the steps to connect your AirPods to your laptop.

It is a very effortless process to connect an AirPods to a laptop or pc. It is just the same as to connect any other Bluetooth device, but a little different. So, we are going to cover that ‘little difference’.

How to Connect AirPods to Laptop?

To know how to connect AirPods to laptop, below steps are needed to be followed: –

STEP 1: First, search for Bluetooth in the windows search bar.

STEP 2: Bluetooth and other device settings’ option needs to be selected from the results of the search.

How to Connect AirPods to Laptop

STEP 3: After selecting ‘Bluetooth and other device settings’, you will be redirected to Bluetooth and other device menus in the windows setting app.

STEP 4: Now pick up your AirPods case and open it.

Remember not to take out your AirPods out of the case.

STEP 5: Look at the button on the back of the case of AirPods,

STEP 6: Press the button and keep holding it.

STEP 7: When you see a white light flash, stop holding the button.

STEP 8: Now back to your laptop.

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STEP 9: At top, Add Bluetooth or another device option is visible.

STEP 10: Add Bluetooth or other device option should be selected and click on the Bluetooth option which is visible on the next window.

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STEP 11: Now your AirPods should be visible in the list of available devices.

STEP 12: Select your AirPods.

STEP 13: If all the steps are processed properly, you will see a confirmation message, click on done.

STEP 14: After clicking on it is done, your respective AirPods will be connected automatically to the laptop and you will be all set to use your AirPods. 

Read More:- how to connect AirPods to Android

There could be a case where audio can’t be heard, for that there is a quick solution

  • Try to reopen the app generating the audio.
  • Now, do select your AirPods from the given sound icon from the tray system at the bottom right in the device.

If your AirPods keep disconnecting, you can keep them back in the case and take them out after a few seconds and then use them and maybe you have to connect them manually back again if they don’t connect automatically.

AirPods pro and AirPods max both can also be attached to a laptop and best bit is the process is almost similar like standard AirPods but in AirPods max, you have to use the noise control button to activate pairing mode.

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