Question: How Do I Get My AirPods Off Someone Elses Phone?

Can I find my AirPods if someone else use them?

Unfortunately, you can’t use Find My to track your AirPods if they were in the charging case when someone stole them.

How do I disconnect my AirPods from someone elses phone?

With the AirPods in the case and the lid open, hold the button on the back until the light between the AirPods flashes white. This resets the AirPods to factory settings. Remove the AirPods from your Bluetooth settings as other commenters have said and re-pair them with your phone.

Can stolen AirPods be tracked?

If your AirPods are offline

If your AirPods do come back online, you’ll get a notification on the iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch you use them with. Find My is the only way that you can track or locate a lost or missing device. There is no other Apple service that can find, track, or otherwise flag your device for you.

How do I change ownership of my AirPods?

How to rename your AirPods

  • Launch Settings from your iPhone’s Home screen.
  • Tap on Bluetooth.
  • Tap on the current name of your AirPods under My Devices.
  • Tap on Name.
  • Edit the Name to your liking.
  • Tap on the Back button (looks like < ).

Can stolen AirPods be reset?

But what if your Airpods get lost, or worse, stolen? Well, if the thief has an iPhone, iPad or Mac they can easily reset the product and make it their own. Unfortunately, there’s no way you can block your lost or stolen Airpods as they’re not connected to Wi-Fi. If you’re lucky enough you might be able locate them.

What happens if my AirPods are stolen?

Apple says that if AirPods are lost or stolen, you’ll have to buy new ones, just like any other Apple product. There’s no anti-theft measures in place to protect your shiny wireless earbuds. That said, if one of your two AirPods is lost or stolen, Apple says you’ll be able to buy just one.

How do I pair someone else’s AirPods?

How to Pair Your AirPods with Someone Else’s iPhone or iPad

  1. Unlock the iPhone or iPad that you want to connect to.
  2. Open your AirPods case near the new device.
  3. A prompt labeled Not Your AirPods will appear on the screen.
  4. Following the on-screen prompts, press and hold the Setup button on the back of the AirPods’ case.

How far can AirPods be tracked?

So when you lose your AirPods and one or both are out of the case, you can use Find My to locate your AirPods when they are in Bluetooth range of any iDevice signed in with the same Apple ID (around 10 meters or 30 feet.)

How do I pair my AirPods with another iPhone?

How to pair your AirPods with a different iPhone

  • Pick up your AirPods charging case and open it.
  • Tap on Connect.
  • Press and hold the pairing button on the back of the case.

How do I connect my AirPods if I forgot my device?

Once you’ve “forgotten” the AirPods, you need to re-pair them with your phone. To do this, put your AirPods inside their case, wait fifteen seconds, hit the pairing button on the back of the case, then open the lid.

Why can’t I rename my AirPods?

The inability to remember the “AirPods” name is likely a bug in the firmware that may be fixed with a future software update. Until Apple address the issue, you can simply add a trailing space to the “AirPods” name. 1) On your iOS device, go to Settings → Bluetooth.

How do I make my AirPods untraceable?

How to Factory Reset AirPods

  1. Put your AirPods in their case—keep the lid open.
  2. Hold the button on the back, as shown above, for three to five seconds until the amber light blinks three times.
  3. Close the lid.
  4. On your iPhone, go to Settings > Bluetooth > AirPods and Forget This Device, as shown below.

Can you track AirPods with a serial number?

The serial number* is on the underside of the lid: If your AirPods are connected to your iOS device, you can also go to Settings > General > About > AirPods for the serial number: If you don’t have your charging case, but you have the original packaging, you can find the serial number next to the barcode.

Can you find lost AirPods with serial number?

When your AirPods are connected to your iPhone or iPad, you can find the serial number in Settings > General > About > AirPods. Just be sure not to press the button on the case, otherwise you’ll lose the serial number.