iOS device becomes tedious when Bluetooth not working on iPhone 7/ 7 Plus or iPad. Usually, Bluetooth widely uses in apple products for Turn AirDrop, Bluetooth Accessories, Car (CarPlay, Music Player) or Other home devices. We can fix it in alternate troubleshooting ways and guide that apple also recommended.
Possible troubleshoot we must follow for this case due to the internal Software error, Hardware, Wrong configuration and General Problems. Let’s check in details step by step and re-fix it.
Troubleshoot On Bluetooth not working on iPhone 7/ 7 Plus: iOS 11, iOS 10
Forgot old Bluetooth connection
Forgot old Bluetooth connection and re-connect device again to Bluetooth,
Go to the Settings On iPhone/ iPad > Bluetooth.
Under My Devices section, Tap on (i) icon > Then Tap on Forget This Device
Turn off and Turn on Bluetooth toggle, Your Bluetooth device will be listed in your devices section.
Restart or Hard Restart your iPhone/ iPad
For iPhone 7 Plus, way to hard restart changed from Press and Hold (Home button + Volume down button). For other models, Home button + Sleep/ Wake button, and wait for restart again.
Use other iOS devices from pairing test
Identify the hardware problem; we must try with other iOS devices if possible keep same model or iOS version. If you failed in test, then contact your device manufacturer.
Check any updates available or not? Go to the Settings App > General > Software Update. Install update.
Reset all custom and auto network settings/ Data. Go to the Settings > General.
Scroll down to bottom and Tap on Reset > Reset Network Settings.
Also, Check Below Workarounds for Bluetooth Fixed:
- Turn off Turn on Bluetooth
- Restart or Reboot Accessories (Enable Bluetooth mode)
- Turn off & Turn on Bluetooth on Accessories
- Update Apple or Third-Party Accessories Firmware or Software
- Keep both devices near to each other
- Stop to auto pair with other devices
- Change Configure Accessibility Using iTunes
- Car Stereo, CarPlay Not connecting iPhone Bluetooth: Restart Car or CarPlay
- Unable to connect to Mac: Open Mac’s Bluetooth Preferences and Remove Device
- Fix Bluetooth Antenna Prob – Hardware
- Go with Apple Help desk
Full Guide Explained – 14 Tips: Bluetooth not working in iOS 11
Now, Check Bluetooth connection
Most of the cases on Bluetooth connection is in Car, Bluetooth Accessories (Speaker, Camera, and Apple Pencil)
In your case, failed in fix Bluetooth not working on iPhone 7 or 7 Plus then contact nearest apple store or sent ticket via live chat or call. You can get online at www.getsupport.apple.com, Thank you and share your experience as well.