HomePod Not responding? Finally, Apple has launched its smart speaker in the market. If you take a look at the features and its elegant crafting, it will blow up your mind. Now you have HomePod with you and no doubt it will work perfectly and meet your desires. We have encountered some major problems that most of the peoples are facing while using HomePod like Hey Siri not responding, HomePod Wi-Fi cannot connecting or some other big problem of HomePod. Today we will solve these errors by some helpful measures.
- 1 Fix HomePod won’t respond
- 1.1 Fix #1- Make sure HomePod is receiving full power
- 1.2 Fix #2- Check alerts in the Home App on your iOS Device
- 1.3 Fix #3- Check your Home Wi-Fi network connection
- 1.4 Fix#4 – Fix HomePod Hey Siri Not working
- 1.5 Fix#5- Remove HomePod from Home App
- 1.6 Fix#6 – Press the top surface of the HomePod to reset
Fix HomePod won’t respond
Fix #1- Make sure HomePod is receiving full power
First off, just plug the HomePod and tap on the top of the speaker if volume controls or music plays then HomePod is working perfectly. You can even check by saying “Hey Siri” and if it responds then the speaker is turned on. Both of the attempts fail then you should unplug the HomePod and plug again.
Fix #2- Check alerts in the Home App on your iOS Device
The issues like, unable to connect to Wi-Fi or access your Apple ID or any other problem; it will display an alert about that issue in the app. To get detailed information about alerts you can long press the Home or Rooms tab.
Fix #3- Check your Home Wi-Fi network connection
If in case you have changed the location of HomePod or password of Wi-Fi and if the problem is related to Wi-Fi then Siri will let you tell you when you say “Hey Siri.” So if Wi-Fi is the real problem, then you should connect the HomePod with Wi-Fi. But for that, you need to connect your iPhone or iPad to the same network. After few minutes ask Siri that if the speaker is connected to Wi-Fi or not.
Fix#4 – Fix HomePod Hey Siri Not working
After pressing and holding on the top of the HomePod say “Turn on Hey Siri.” Still, it is not responding then open the Home app on iOS. There press and hold the HomePod and open details and turn on “Hey Siri” if it is disabled.
Fix#5- Remove HomePod from Home App
Resetting the device is the universal solution if any of the measures don’t work. So here we will remove the HomePod from the Home app and set it up like before.
Step 1: Go to Home app
Step 2: In the rooms or home tab just press the HomePod
Step 3: By doing such details will pop-up and there you have to scroll down and tap on Remove Accessory.
Tip– How to Reset HomePod
Fix#6 – Press the top surface of the HomePod to reset
Just like above troubleshoot, it will also be helpful to reset the HomePod manually.
Step 1: Unplug and plug the HomePod again
Step 2: Press and hold the top of the HomePod, and then the white light will turn red
Step 3: Hold your finger until you hear three beeps from the speaker.
Do you have any other solution to fix HomePod not responding? Drop it in the comments.
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