How To Reset Airpods Without Case

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Are you one of the many people who have recently invested in Apple’s AirPods? If so, you’re likely already enjoying their features, such as impressive sound quality, seamless connection, and comfortable fit. But what happens if something goes wrong with your AirPods? Is it possible to reset them without a case?

The answer is yes! Resetting your AirPods without a case is easy and straightforward. Here’s a step-by-step guide to help you get started.

First, open the lid of your charging case and put your AirPods in your ears. Then make sure that your AirPods are connected to the device you want to use them with (your iPhone, Android phone, or laptop). To do this, go to Settings > Bluetooth (or Settings > [your AirPods] if they appear as connected).

Once they are connected, tap the More Info button next to your AirPods and select Forget This Device. Then tap again to confirm. Now that your AirPods have been disconnected from the device, it’s time to reset them. To do this, press and hold the Setup button on the back of either earbud for 15 seconds or until the status light changes from flashing amber to white.

Once this has happened, close the lid of the charging case, and voila – your AirPods have been successfully reset! The process is quick and easy; no need for a case at all!

Resetting your AirPods without a case can be incredibly useful if there is an issue with their connection or audio quality. It helps resolve any problems quickly without having to fiddle with cables or cases before enjoying great sound quality again!

how to reset airpods without case

Resetting AirPods Without the Button

To reset your AirPods without the button, you need to go to your device’s Bluetooth settings. On an iPhone or iPad, open the Settings app and tap Bluetooth. On an Android device, open the Settings app and tap Connected devices. Find your AirPods in the list of devices, then tap the information icon next to them. Tap Forget This Device to disconnect them from your device. After they are disconnected, you can reconnect them by placing them back in their case with the lid closed and then opening it again.

Resetting AirPods

To force reset your AirPods, start by opening the lid of the charging case. Then press and hold the Setup button on the back of the case for 15 seconds. You will see the status light change from flashing amber to white. Once it changes, close the lid and your AirPods will be fully reset.

how to reset airpods without case

Resetting Locked AirPods

Yes, you can reset locked AirPods. To do this, put the AirPods Pros in their case and leave the lid open. Then, press and hold the button on the back until the white light flashes. This will completely reset the devices and remove any locks that have been applied to them.

Troubleshooting AirPods Reset Issues

It sounds like one of your AirPods is not physically connecting to the case correctly. To reset your AirPods, both AirPods need to be fully connected inside the case. If only one AirPod is connected, the case won’t recognize that both are in there and won’t let you reset. To fix this issue, try gently cleaning the contacts on the AirPods and on the charging case with a dry cloth or cotton swab and then insert them back into the case and check if they are connecting properly.

Resetting AirPods: Why a Hard Reset Is Not Possible

A hard reset of AirPods will not work if the charging case or the AirPods themselves are damaged, or if there is dirt on the charging case connectors or the AirPods. Additionally, if the AirPods are still connected to a device, they won’t be able to perform a factory reset. To ensure that your AirPods can do a full reset, make sure that they are disconnected from all devices and that there is no physical damage to either the charging case or the AirPods themselves. Then clean any dirt off of both before attempting another reset.

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James Walker has a deep passion for technology and is our in-house enthusiastic editor. He graduated from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, and loves to test the latest gadgets and play with older software (something we’re still trying to figure out about himself). Hailing from Iowa, United States, James loves cats and is an avid hiker in his free time.