Have you ever felt depressed when you just reached into your pocket or bag and realized your AirPods case is not where you left it? We are here to help you. This article will show you how to find your AirPods case in easy steps.
But before that, I'd like to reflect on how we got here in the first place (I'm sure you've probably already tried this, so it's not your steps). When Apple launched the original AirPods, he freed them from the tangle of wires that early iPhone owners were accustomed to. But this meant that a new element was added: incidents.
All of the best AirPods, except the over-ear AirPods Max, have separate cases that house the individual pods, which doubles as storage and, of course, a charging location when not in use. Unsurprisingly, I soon started hearing from writers about lost AirPods cases (I once left them on a bus).
For a while, there was no way to track your AirPods case. But luckily, you can use Apple's Find My app to find your AirPods Pro 2 case the same way you find your lost AirPods. Find My lets you locate it on a map, trigger noises, and more using your iOS device or iCloud. Here's how:
Steps to find your AirPods case
- open “Find an app” Or sign in iCloud
- go to all devices Choose your AirPods case
- which one follow the map to the last location, or make a sound
Tools and requirements for finding an AirPods case
- AirPods Pro 2 [Note: this feature is only available to this model]
- An iOS device or computer connected to the internet
step by step guide
How to find your AirPods case with the Find My app
Before using find my stuff This app comes preinstalled on most iOS devices (iOS 13 and later), so you'll need to make sure it's enabled. setting By switching on find my network. Once this is done, you are ready to find his lost AirPods case.
open find my stuff Start the app and device Here, you'll see a list of all your connected Apple devices below the map, with their locations pinned by icons on the app.Please click on the AirPods Pro 2Below that you'll see a message indicating “outside the case” or how far away you are in miles.
This will bring up a new screen that only shows the map location of the case and individual AirPods (left and right). Selecting a case will highlight it on the map and open a new screen of options. make a sounduse search (if you're nearby and within Bluetooth range), set it up. notification To alert you when you have forgotten something, or Mark as lost.
How to find your AirPods case using iCloud
If you don't have access to the Find My app, you can also access it using a web browser. iCloud. However, this method does not show cases individually. Instead, it's only useful if you leave at least one AirPod inside.
To do this, open your browser and Search: icloud.com/find. Follow the sign-in prompts to access your iCloud account. Similar to the Find My app, you'll see a screen that shows all your connected devices on a map.Please click on the AirPods Pro 2 From the list.
This will open a new screen with just your AirPods on the map. Click on the AirPods with the case in and according to their location on the map he will find them or make a sound if they are nearby.
How to find an AirPods case: Frequently asked questions
Is it worth marking your AirPods case as lost?
If you have AirPods (3rd generation), AirPods Pro, or AirPods Max, you can turn on Lost Mode using the Find My app. However, this only works for the AirPods themselves. AirPods Pro 2 allows you to mark each pod and case individually as lost.
When enabled, anyone who connects your Apple device will see your phone number and receive a notification if it's connected to Bluetooth. Lost Mode won't prevent someone from using your lost AirPods case, but your iCloud data will remain associated with your account, so it's worth enabling.
How to find an AirPods case: Final thoughts
It's never good to lose something. Not to mention the expensive cases for the best earphones you can buy. But we hope this article will help you track it safely. If you're looking for helpful tips and tricks to get the most out of your AirPods, there's also a way to adjust the volume of the sound playing from your AirPods Pro 2 case if you find it too loud. For more information on audio guides, please visit our how-to page.