Why won't my Bose speaker connect to Bluetooth?

On the Bluetooth device, try turning Bluetooth off and then back on to start a new search for nearby Bluetooth headphones and speakers. If your product still doesn't appear, go to the Bluetooth settings of the device and look for an option to search or scan for available products. Once your product is found, select it.

Why is my Bose speaker not connecting to Bluetooth?

For Android devices, try clearing stored Bose app data from the device. If using an Android device, you can clear the app data that the device stores for the Bose app. This will erase all Bose app settings so you can start fresh. To do this, go to the device Settings menu and look for the Apps menu.

How do I get my Bose Bluetooth speaker into pairing mode?

How to Pair Bose Soundlink Speaker to a Second Device
  1. Press and hold the Bluetooth icon on the speaker until the indicator light blinks blue. The speaker is now in pairing mode.
  2. Enable and pair your phone or tablet's Bluetooth settings: ...
  3. The Bluetooth light on the speaker will blink blue when it's ready to connect.


How do I reset the Bluetooth on my Bose speaker?

This reset erases all settings and returns your product to its default out-of-box state.
  1. Power on your product.
  2. Press and hold the Power. button for about 10 seconds until the Bluetooth® light blinks blue and a voice prompt instructs you to select a language.


Why won't my iPhone pair with my Bose speaker?

On the Bluetooth device, try turning Bluetooth off and then back on to start a new search for nearby Bluetooth headphones and speakers. If your product still doesn't appear, go to the Bluetooth settings of the device and look for an option to search or scan for available products. Once your product is found, select it.


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How do I pair my iPhone to my Bose speaker?

Connect Speaker with Bluetooth
  1. Turn on the speaker. The power button for the Bose speaker is located on the upper right side of your device. ...
  2. Activate the Speaker's Bluetooth. ...
  3. Open the iPhone's Bluetooth settings. ...
  4. Search for Bose Speaker. ...
  5. Connect iPhone to Speaker.


How do I force my Bose speaker to reboot?

Your product settings are not erased during this reset.
  1. Press and hold the Mute button for 10 seconds until the lights on the speaker briefly blink.
  2. Press the Power. button to turn the system back on, then resume normal use.


How do I reset my Bose smart speaker?

Reset to Factory Settings
  1. Remove your speakers from your Bose account.
  2. Connect your speakers to a power source. A white light should appear. ...
  3. Press and hold the Bluetooth and the volume + buttons for ten seconds and wait for the light ring to be filled with a white light. Once it is filled, the factory reset has started.


How do I reset my Bose Soundlink to factory settings?

How to Reset a Bose Soundlink Speaker
  1. To reset the Bose Soundlink Color: Press and hold the AUX and Volume Down buttons for 10 seconds.
  2. To reset the Bose Soundlink Mini: Press and hold the Mute button for 10 seconds.
  3. To reset the Bose Soundlink Mini 2: Press and hold the Power button for 10 seconds.


How do I connect my Bose speaker?

How To Pair Two Bose Speakers
  1. Turn one of the two speakers that you want to link together.
  2. With your mobile device, pair with one of the speakers.
  3. Launch the Bose Connect app.
  4. Swipe left to find your Bose SoundLink speakers.
  5. Tap the two speakers icon.
  6. Select continue and allow the two speakers to connect.


Why is my Bose portable speaker not working?

If the battery in your speaker is fully depleted, it might need to be charged for a period of time before it can power on again. The time depends on the charger used: 3 A chargers (like the one provided with your speaker) take about 2 minutes.

Why is my Bose speaker flashing orange?

An amber or orange light on the Bose speaker means that the battery is low. Lastly, a red flashing light means that the battery is low. If your speaker is plugged in, this signifies an error with the battery.

How do I reset my Bose Soundlink Bluetooth speaker III?

Reset the speaker. Press and hold Mute on the speaker for ten seconds until all status indicators briefly illuminate and the speaker turns off. Turn the speaker on again, and pair your device.


How do I clear my Bose Soundlink?

To clear the product memory of connected Bluetooth® devices:

Press and hold the Bluetooth button for about 10 seconds until you hear a tone.

How do you fix unsuccessful pairing?

For Android phones, go to Settings > System > Advanced> Reset Options > Reset Wi-fi, mobile & Bluetooth. For iOS and iPadOS device, you'll have to unpair all of your devices (go to Setting > Bluetooth, select the info icon and choose Forget This Device for each device) then restart your phone or tablet.

Why is my iPhone not connecting to Bluetooth?

You should first make sure Bluetooth is turned on and try connecting your device in the Bluetooth settings. If your iPhone still won't connect to Bluetooth, you can try deleting other devices from Bluetooth settings, updating your iOS software, resetting your network settings, or restarting your iPhone entirely.

What does red light on Bose speaker mean?

If your speaker can be powered on while connected to a power outlet, the speaker battery level might be too low to power the speaker while disconnected from an outlet. Leave your speaker connected to power so the battery can charge, then try again.


How do I reset my Bose SoundLink color?

To restore the factory default settings:

Simultaneously press and hold the AUX and Volume - buttons for about 15 seconds until a tone is heard.

How do I connect my Android phone to my Bose speaker?

Using Settings within the Android Menu

Locate and tap the Settings icon. Select the Bluetooth. You may need to select Connections first. In the list of Available Devices, choose the Bluetooth accessory you wish to pair with.

How do I pair my Bose SoundTouch speaker?

In the SoundTouch app, go to Menu ☰ > Settings > Speaker Settings, then select your product. From the Speaker Details screen, select Bluetooth. Select Connect New Device: The Ready to connect screen appears to confirm.

How do you sync a Bose simple speaker?

To get started, open the Bose Music app on your mobile device and navigate to your Bose Smart Family product. Then click on your product's image in the bottom-right of your screen, tap on “group,” and choose to add your Bose speaker or headphones.