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How to Use AirPods: Tips, Tricks and General Instructions

Connecting AirPods to a MacBook

AirPods with MacBook. Credit: Shaun Lucas / Tom's Guide

(Image credit: AirPods with MacBook. Credit: Shaun Lucas / Tom's Guide)

If you didn't pair your Airpods to your iPhone first, there are a few steps you'll have to follow to connect them to your Macbook.

1. Open the AirPods case.

2. Press and hold the pairing button on the back of the case.

3. Go to the Apple Menu.

4. Click System Preferences and then Bluetooth.

5. Select AirPods from the list and hit Pair.

And now your MacBook is ready to rock and roll.