How to Pair AirPods to Dell Laptop

Apple has created a new hype in the market by releasing Airpods and Airpods Pro. It seems like everything else is matchless when it comes to listening to your favorite music with AirPods.

Apple is one of the leading brands in the world, especially in smartphones and laptops. Now, it has recently introduced AirPods and AirPods Pro in the market.

Airpods are wireless Bluetooth earbuds, and they are one of the most hit inventions of Apple. Airpods have outstanding sound quality. Airpods Pro was released after Airpods and it has more features and reliability than AirPods. It has perfect battery timing. 

Most of today’s laptops like digital art, QuickBooks, and other comes with built-in Bluetooth options. It can be a problem with an older laptop that does not have built-in Bluetooth. You don’t need to worry, because there is an easy way your computer will be able to connect all Bluetooth devices by using a Bluetooth dongle. 

Pairing AirPods With Dell Laptop

Do you want to pair AirPods with your Dell laptop? No worries, we will guide you through the process of How to pair AirPods or AirPods Pro to Dell laptop.

First, make sure your AirPods are charged. After that, follow these steps:

Step 1: Open the start menu and type settings. Select the app once it appears, or press a short key from the keyboard Windows + I.

Step 2: Choose devices from the settings menu.

Step 3: If you see the “Bluetooth & other devices” option, that means your laptop has a built-in Bluetooth functionality. Otherwise, your laptop does not have it and may use Bluetooth USB dongles. Click on the Bluetooth OFF toggle button if it is not flipped to ON.

Step 4: Select Add “Bluetooth & Other devices”.

Step 5: Add Bluetooth or other devices will pop up. Select Bluetooth.

Step 6: Grab your AirPods or AirPods Pro and hold down the circular button for some seconds. The charging light on your AirPods will finally begin pulsing white. 

Step 7: Look at your laptop and “In Add a device menu”, select your device and click on connect. You’ll get a notification, “Your device is ready to go!”

Here you go, your airports have connected with your dell laptop.

Note: The pairing information will be stored on your laptop once you pair your Airpods. So it will automatically try to connect to the matched laptop when its power is on.

How to Reconnect AirPods With Dell Laptop?

Your AirPods will save in Bluetooth information with the specific name once you pair it. If they do not connect with your laptop, that means you have not paired your Airpods with the laptop.

Step 1: Open the start menu and type settings or press Windows + I from the keyboard.

Step 2: Select “Devices” and scroll down to the audio section. Select your AirPods, and click on the connect button. Your AirPods will start working now.

How to Disconnect AirPods From Dell Laptop? 

You can use your AirPods with other devices by disconnecting from the laptop. For doing this, follow these steps:

Step 1: Open the start menu and type settings or press Windows + I from the keyboard.

Step 2: Look for the device heading and click on it in the settings.

Step 3: Scroll down to the audio section. Click on your AirPods and click on “Remove device”. Your AirPods will disconnect from your Dell laptop. 


After going through the methods mentioned above, you can easily connect your Airpods to your Dell laptop. One thing is common in laptops, they have the same setting for all Windows OS(Operating System) laptops so you don’t need to worry about the connection settings. Hope you are clear with the process of connecting your AirPods to Dell laptop.

About Uzair Ahmad

E79Dd0278E2F8B78B36B9Af6116Fec3E?S=90&D=Mm&R=GUzair Ahmad is a self-motivated information technology professional. He has been writing on Laptops, PC, and Gadgets for a long time. He mostly recommends things and knowledge base tips which are very useful in daily life.

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