Mobility for laptops is the most important thing, and in the era of wireless headphones such as beats, mobility is doubled, because now it is not necessary to have a wire, which from time to time adds to the inconvenience of working with a laptop. Wireless headphones can be especially useful for creative work with music, for example, on 👀 laptops for artists.
In this article, we will tell you how to connect beats to your laptop, on Windows or macOS. Here you’ll find step-by-step instructions with screenshots, and also the difficulties you might face.
☝ Subject to inspection before the start
- Make sure your headphones are charged.
- Make sure your headphones are not connected to another device.
- Check if your laptop’s Bluetooth is working, if not, we recommend using a Bluetooth adapter.
How to connect Beats via Bluetooth on Windows
Click the Windows logo key on your laptop desktop and go to Windows Settings.
Go to Devices by clicking on it.
Select Bluetooth & other devices and turn on Bluetooth.
Take your Beats and turn on Bluetooth Pairing Mode by pressing and holding the multifunction button for 5 seconds until the LED flashes blue and red.
Click the plus button next to Add Bluetooth or other devices.
A list with all available devices will open, select your headphones and enter the password 0-0-0-0 if necessary.
How to connect Beats via Bluetooth on macOS
On your desktop, click the Apple menu and choose System Preferences.
Select Bluetooth to open the list of available devices.
Hold down the multi-function button on your Beats to turn on Bluetooth Pairing Mode. If the LED indicator light starts flashing, you have succeeded.
Select your Beats from the list of devices to connect and press Pair. Use password 0-0-0-0 if necessary.
Connecting Beats to a laptop is quite easy, often it is enough to connect them once according to the instructions to remember how to do it, but we recommend saving this article so that in case of problems with the connection just come back here and do everything step by step following the instructions.
❓ Why won’t my beats connect to my laptop?
Check the volume, whether it is on, and check the charge of your headphones. Try to play audio downloaded to your laptop but not from the internet. We recommend checking 👉 Subject to inspection before the start.
🎧 Do beats work with laptops?
💻 How do I make my beats discoverable?
Hold down the multi-function button for 5 seconds, if the LED indicator starts flashing then your Beats are ready for pairing.
👀 Why won’t my beats show up on Bluetooth?
Make sure the headphones are charged and not connected to another device. Try holding down the multi-function button for 5 seconds and if the LED indicator flashes, your beats are ready for pairing.