How To Connect Bluetooth Headphones To PC Windows 11
For connecting Bluetooth headphones to a Windows 11 PC.
Steps To Connect Bluetooth Headphones To PC Windows 11
- Open the Settings app
- Click on Bluetooth & Devices
- Then click Add Device
- Select Bluetooth
- Then click on the device to add
Let’s get into the details.
Open the Settings app from the Start menu, or use the Win+I keyboard shortcut on a PC. In the Settings app, click on the “Bluetooth and Devices” tab on the left sidebar.
You will see a list of paired Bluetooth devices along with a button to add new devices under Bluetooth & Devices. Click Add device.
Then a pop-up window will open to add a device. Click on Bluetooth to add a Bluetooth device to your computer.
You will now see a list of available Bluetooth devices that can be connected to your PC. The list may also include devices in your area.
Turn on the device to make sure it is detected by your computer. Only then will you be able to see this device in the list of available devices. Once your device is recognized, click on the device to start pairing it.
You will see the connection status once the Bluetooth headphones are connected to the PC. You can add multiple Bluetooth devices, but you can only use them one at a time.
How To Connect Bluetooth Headphones To PC Windows 10
Here are the simple steps to help you connect your Bluetooth headphones to your Windows PC.
You can start by knowing how to put your headphones into pairing mode.
Do this by pressing the power button for a few seconds or until you see the status lights on the headphones flash.
If you are not sure, you can check the setup instructions in the user manual or on the website of your headphones.
Now open Settings in Windows 10 and follow these steps:
Steps To Connect Bluetooth Headphones To PC Windows 10
Step – 01
Select Start to select Settings from the menu. It’s the gear-shaped icon in the Start menu. If you can’t find the Settings app, you can type “Settings” into the start menu search box.
Step – 02
Go to Devices.
Step – 03
The Devices page will open. Section “Bluetooth and other devices”. If it is not, click “Bluetooth and other devices” in the panel on the left.
Step – 04
Make sure Bluetooth is enabled. If it is not enabled, click on the button so that it turns blue.
Step – 05
Click “Add Bluetooth or other device” and then click “Bluetooth” in the “Add Device” window.
Step – 06
Put your Bluetooth headphones into pairing mode.
Step – 07
After a few minutes, the headphones will appear in the device list. When you view it, click on it.
Step – 08
Depending on the headphones, they may connect immediately or you may need to enter a Bluetooth passcode.
If you see a passcode request, enter the passcode found in the headphone user manual.
In most cases, the password is 0000 (four zeros).
Step – 09
After pairing is complete, you will see a message on your PC indicating that the headphones are connected to it. You can click “Finish” and close the settings window.
Things You Need to Know
For Windows to recognize the Bluetooth headphones, make sure they are turned on and not connected to any other device, such as a mobile device, at this time.
When your device is ready to connect to a PC, an indicator flashes on it. Your computer will detect it automatically.
If your headphones are wired, you can simply plug them in and use them. If your headphones are wireless, you’ll need to add them as a Bluetooth device in order to be able to use them on a Windows PC.
You can follow the process above to connect your headphones to Windows.