How to Disable/Turn on Bluetooth on Mac macOS Big Sur/Catalina, macOS High Sierra, MacOS Sierra, Mojave

Last Updated on Nov 19, 2020

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 Mac installed Catalina, macOS Sierra or macOS High Sierra/ macOS Mojave. 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 from the Top Mac Menu bar.

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Different ways to Turn off/ Turn on Bluetooth on Mac: macOS Catalina, macOS High Sierra, Mac Mojave macOS Sierra – MacBook Air/ MacBook Pro/ MacBook/ iMac/ MacMini

1St Way – Manual steps to Turn on Bluetooth on Mac

Is Bluetooth icon doesn’t appear on a Menu bar on Mac, iMac, MacBook Pro or Air? Please refer the following steps that will help you to bring it from 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. Now, Below steps are shown how to enable bluetooth from Mac Menu Shortcut.

  • 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


hope, now you can see the 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 on MacOS Catalina, macOS Sierra, macOS High Sierra, you can activate Bluetooth using Siri

Familiar better useful Siri in iOS, Apple brings built-in Siri in ‘’macOS Catalina’’ and Later all MacOS. So first activate Siri on Mac. To get the perfect response to Siri, you should use a built-in microphone headset and plug it into a 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 of 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 High Sierra, Sierra. It’s a 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 to Bluetooth.

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