How to Pair a Bluetooth Headset with a phone

By Techwalla Contributor

This is an easy walkthrough on pairing a Bluetooth headset with a Bluetooth capable phone.

Things You'll Need

  • Bluetooth headset
  • Bluetooth capable phone

Step 1

The phone and headset should be fully charged before commencing this process.

Step 2

Locate the Bluetooth settings on your phone and enable Bluetooth.

Step 3

In the Bluetooth options on your phone, allow your phone to be discoverable by other devices.

Step 4

Hold the power button on the Bluetooth headset until the light indicator on the headset remains steady.

Step 5

On your phone, search for a Bluetooth device. A list of devices of Bluetooth devices should show up on your phone. Browse through the list and select your Bluetooth headset.

Step 6

A prompt for the passkey should appear on your phone. The default passkey for Bluetooth devices is usually 0000. The devices should now be paired.

Step 7

To ensure that they are paired, a test call should be made. A call should be able to be answered and ended using the Bluetooth headset.