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Apple iPhone 5s


Turn Bluetooth on or off, scan and connect to other Bluetooth devices, and unpair a connected device.

  1. Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows your iPhone to communicate with other Bluetooth enabled devices within a few meters of each other. From the home screen, select the Settings app

    Step 1

  2. Select Bluetooth.

    Step 2

  3. Select the Bluetooth switch to turn it on or off. 

    Note: To optimize battery life, turn Bluetooth off when not in use.

    Step 3

  4. When bluetooth is enabled, available devices will be displayed. To connect to a device, select the desired device.

    Note: If prompted, enter the Bluetooth pass code for the connecting device. Check your user manual for the pass code or try 0000 or 1234.

    Step 4

  5. When a device is connected, the Bluetooth icon will be displayed in the Status bar.

    Step 5

  6. To unpair a device, from the Bluetooth screen, select the Information icon next to the desired device, then select the desired option.

    Note: If you select Forget Device, select Forget Device again to confirm. For additional information on pairing, please see the Pair Bluetooth Accessory article or Apple support article: Set up and use third-party Bluetooth accessories.

    Step 6

  7. Bluetooth can also be accessed from the Control Center. Swipe up from the bottom of the screen, then select the Bluetooth icon.

    Step 7

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