How to Connect a Bluetooth iPhone to a Mac

Connecting your iPhone to your Mac via Bluetooth makes it possible to sync with iTunes wirelessly or to connect to Personal Hotspot, a feature available on select data plans that turns your iPhone into a mobile hot spot. Taking advantage of Bluetooth can help you keep your business affairs organized without the hassle of wires and also can enable your Mac to access the Internet anywhere a cellular connection is available. For best results, you need to be within a few feet of the device to connect.

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    Tap the "Settings" app on your iPhone and then tap the "General" option. Tap the "Bluetooth" menu and then turn the slider to "On."

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    Click the Bluetooth icon in the menu bar on your Mac.

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    Select the iPhone you want to pair with under the Devices section. Highlight the iPhone and then click "Connect."