Simple steps on how to find your lost Apple AirPods

One of the best and worst things about Apple’s AirPods is how easily they fit neatly into your pocket alongside your wallet, but that means they’ll also slip inside nooks, between crannies and pretty much anywhere else.

If you’ve misplaced your ‘pods this guide will help you find them again.

Apple has included a couple of ways to help you find your AirPods if they go walkabout, so you can soon have them back where they belong: in your ears.

Simple steps on how to find your lost Apple AirPods
Simple steps on how to find your lost Apple AirPods

Step 1: Launch the FindMy app on your iPhone or iPad

It doesn’t matter if you’ve lost just one or both of the buds, or the case as well, you’ll need to start by opening the FindMy app. Alternatively, you can also use a web browser by logging into your account on icloud.com, but the following steps are for a mobile device.

Step 2: Select the Devices tab at the bottom

This will show all the devices you have registered. Find your AirPods in the list and click through to see their last known position on the map. If you’ve absolutely no idea where you left them, this should help you narrow it down (as long as they’re still there).

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