With your Bluetooth headphones, you can enjoy high sound quality anytime, anywhere. Since your headphones work via Bluetooth, you’ll need to connect them to all your devices first. In this article you can read how to connect bluetooth headphones to mac?
Connect Bluetooth Headphones Mac in Easy Steps
If you have such a wireless headset, you probably want to use it at home. It works slightly differently with your iMac and MacBook than with an iOS device, but if you follow all the steps below, it shouldn’t take more than a minute.
Pair Bluetooth headset with MacBook/iMac
Put the headset in ‘Pairing’ mode so that it starts looking for your iMac or MacBook;
Go to your iMac/MacBook and click on the bluetooth icon in the top right corner of the menu bar;
Go to ‘Open bluetooth preferences’ to open a new window;
Here you will see a list of all available devices. Find your headset and click it to connect.
The next time you pair a headset with your Mac, you can immediately select it from the list of devices by clicking the bluetooth icon.
Connect a Bluetooth Device with Your Mac
Connect your Mac with a Bluetooth keyboard, mouse, trackpad, headset or other audio device.
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.
If asked, click Accept (or enter a series of numbers, then press Enter).
You can also connect a Bluetooth device to your Mac by clicking the Bluetooth status icon in the menu bar and choosing the device. If the icon isn’t shown in the menu bar, you can add it using Control Centre settings.
How do I Pair My Bluetooth Headphones with a MacBook?
The following steps explain how to connect Bluetooth headphones to your Macbook.
Step 1: Open System Preferences
When you are on the desktop of your Macbook, move your mouse to the Apple logo in the top left of the screen. When you click on this, a menu will appear. Go here for the second option and hit system preferences.
Step 2: Tap on Bluetooth
Now that System Preferences are open, you’ll see a list of various settings. Between all these settings, choose Bluetooth.
Step 3: Turn on Bluetooth
In the Bluetooth screen you will see the button to turn on Bluetooth. When you click on this, your MacBook will immediately search for any available Bluetooth device.
Step 4: Put Your Headphones in Discoverable Mode
To ensure that your headphones or earbuds are found by the MacBook, put them in discoverable mode. You usually do this by holding down the power button longer. If this doesn’t work, check the manual of your headphones.
Step 5: Pair Your Headphones
The name of your headphones will now appear on the screen. Click on the name and the MacBook will connect automatically.