If you can't connect to one of these devices
- Get help connecting your iOS device and your car stereo.
- Learn how to set up your AirPods.
To get help pairing a Bluetooth accessory—like a wireless keyboard—to your iOS or iPadOS device, try these steps:
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 manual for details). On your Mac, choose Apple menu System Preferences, then click Bluetooth. Easily Bluetooth-enable your PC or game console using one of our wireless adapters. Such as wireless data transfer to/from your phone or stream music from your PC or console to a pair. Of Bluetooth headphones. Find adapters with extended long range, aptX-HD for hi-definition audio. Question: Q: compatible bluetooth dongle for macbook pro any USB bluetooth dongle which can work on macbookpro mid 2010 with 10.8.5? I am trying to find one but didn t found a compatible one yet, i would need bluetooth 4.0 to send midi via bluetooth from my freedrum drumsticks to my macbookpro mid 2010 running mountain lion.
- Make sure that your Bluetooth accessory and iOS or iPadOS device are close to each other.
- Turn your Bluetooth accessory off and back on again.
- Make sure that your Bluetooth accessory is on and fully charged or connected to power. If your accessory uses batteries, see if they need to be replaced.
- If there's an app that you use with the Bluetooth accessory, go to Settings > Privacy > Bluetooth on your iOS or iPadOS device, and make sure that you've turned on Bluetooth for the app.
If you still can't pair or connect your Bluetooth accessory
- If you previously connected your Bluetooth accessory to your iOS or iPadOS device, unpair the accessory, put it back in discovery mode, then try to pair and connect it again.
- If you can pair your accessory with some devices but not your iOS or iPadOS device, unpair the accessory from your other devices. Then try to pair with your iOS or iPadOS device again.
- Check with the accessory manufacturer to make sure that your accessory supports your iOS or iPadOS device.
- If you still have any of these issues, contact Apple Support:
- You can’t turn on Bluetooth or the setting is grayed out.
- You can’t connect any Bluetooth accessories with your device.
- The accessory manufacturer confirmed that your accessory is working correctly.
If you need help pairing a Bluetooth accessory to your Apple TV, learn what to do.
There are cases when you need to determine the Bluetooth MAC Address of your Windows PC or tablet.
Bluetooth Address is usually displayed in the form of 12 hexadecimalal digits.
Two different methods to obtain this information are presented below. Use the method that is more appropriate in your situation.
Finding Bluetooth MAC Address from the GUI
Bluetooth 5.0 Dongle For Mac
1. Click the Bluetooth icon in the system tray and select 'Open Settings'.
2. In the 'Bluetooth Settings' form go to 'Hardware tab'.
3. Select 'Bluetooth Radio' in the Devices list and click 'Properties'.
4. In the 'Bluetooth Radio Properties' form go to 'Advanced' tab.
The Bluetooth MAC Address is displayed in the 'Address' line.
The following video shows the process of finding out Bluetooth Address in Windows 10
Finding Bluetooth MAC Address from the command line
The btinfo command displays a lot of information about your bluetooth adapter, including it's MAC Address.
To display only the Bluetooth MAC Address run btinfo with the '-a' switch.
Bluetooth 5.0 Dongle
btinfo is not available on your system out of the box. It's a part of the freeware Bluetooth command line tools suite.