How to Disable/ Turn on Bluetooth in macOS Sierra

Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016

To pair Bluetooth Accessory with your Mac, first of all, you needed enabled Bluetooth on your Mac. Now there are two ways to switch Off/ ON Bluetooth on macOS sierra. Manual and using Siri because Apple macOS Sierra has Siri integration MacOS so that you can also turn Bluetooth on without mouse. For that, just activate Siri and asks her– turn On Bluetooth, it would be enabled, automatically. So it’s so simple. Likewise, you can also manage Wi-Fi, open app/ close app etc on Mac. Follow our steps with pictures to turn on Bluetooth in macOS sierra.

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Different ways to Turn off/ Turn on Bluetooth  in macOS Sierra – MacBook Air/ MacBook Pro/ MacBook/ iMac/ MacMini

1St Way – Manual steps to Turn on Bluetooth in MacOS Sierra

Step 1. Go to the top-right side Menu bar.

Step 2. Click on Bluetooth icon and Choose Turn Bluetooth ON.

Turn on Bluetooth in macOS Sierra how to

Is Bluetooth icon doesn’t appear on Menu bar macOS Sierra? Please refer following steps that will help you to bring it at there.

Go to Apple logo – Click on System Preferences – Select Bluetooth – checked box Show Bluetooth on Menu bar.

checked box Show Bluetooth in menu bar macOS 10.12

You’re done.

hope, now you can see Bluetooth icon on your Mac menu bar. now next, we’re talking about the second way to Disable/ enable Bluetooth on macOS 10.12.

2nd Way –Siri, yes in macOS Sierra, you can activate Bluetooth using Siri

Familiar better useful Siri in iOS, Apple brings built-in Siri in ‘’macOS Sierra’’. So first activate Siri on Mac. To get the perfect response of Siri, you should use built-in microphone headset and plug it in Mac audio port.

Now ask Siri (Command) – Turn Bluetooth ON.

activate bluetooth using Siri on macOS Sierra

You will get a Siri Assistance pane at the right side on the screen and it displays ok, I’ve turned on Bluetooth.

That’s it.

So above both are very handy ways to enable/ turn on Bluetooth in macOS Sierra. It’s very amazing way to enable Bluetooth on Mac without a mouse.

Now learn how to disable/ turn off Bluetooth on Mac

Follow 1st way until Steps 2 and then click on turn Bluetooth Off.

Asks Siri – Turn Bluetooth OFF, then Click on turn off button next of Bluetooth.

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