How To Link Iphone To Windows 11

With the release of Windows 11, Microsoft continues to improve the integration between its operating system and mobile devices. If you own an iPhone, you can now easily link it with your Windows 11 PC and access several features that will make your life easier. In this blog post, we will show you how to link your iPhone to Windows 11 in a few simple steps.

What You Need

  • An iPhone running iOS 10 or later
  • A Windows 11 PC with Bluetooth enabled
  • A Microsoft account

Steps to Link iPhone to Windows 11

Step 1: Install Your Phone App on Windows 11

The Your Phone app is pre-installed on most Windows 11 PCs. If you don’t have it, you can download it from the Microsoft Store:

  1. Open the Microsoft Store on your Windows 11 PC.
  2. Search for “Your Phone” app and click on it.
  3. Click the “Install” button to download and install the app.

Step 2: Set up Your Phone App on Windows 11

  1. Open the Your Phone app on your Windows 11 PC.
  2. Sign in with your Microsoft account when prompted. If you don’t have a Microsoft account, you can create one by clicking on “Create one”.
  3. Once signed in, click on “Get started” and then click on “Link phone”.
  4. Enter your iPhone’s phone number and click “Send”. You will receive a text message on your iPhone with a link to download the companion app.

Step 3: Install the Your Phone Companion App on Your iPhone

  1. Open the text message you received on your iPhone and tap on the link provided.
  2. This will open the App Store on your iPhone. Download and install the “Your Phone Companion” app.
  3. Launch the Your Phone Companion app on your iPhone and sign in with the same Microsoft account you used on your PC.
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions to allow the necessary permissions.

Step 4: Pair Your iPhone and Windows 11 PC via Bluetooth

Now, you need to pair your iPhone with your Windows 11 PC via Bluetooth:

  1. On your iPhone, go to Settings > Bluetooth and make sure Bluetooth is turned on.
  2. On your Windows 11 PC, click on the “Start” button and then click on the “Settings” icon (it looks like a gear).
  3. Select “Bluetooth & devices” and turn on Bluetooth if it’s not already enabled.
  4. Click on “Add device” and select “Bluetooth” from the list.
  5. Your PC will now search for nearby Bluetooth devices. Select your iPhone from the list of available devices.
  6. Accept the pairing request on both your iPhone and Windows 11 PC.

Step 5: Finalize the Connection

Now that your iPhone and Windows 11 PC are paired, you need to finalize the connection in the Your Phone app:

  1. On your Windows 11 PC, go back to the Your Phone app.
  2. Click on “Messages” or any other available feature to connect your iPhone to your Windows 11 PC.
  3. You should now see your iPhone listed in the Your Phone app, and you can start using its features, such as sending and receiving text messages, accessing recent photos, and more.


Linking your iPhone to your Windows 11 PC is an easy process that allows you to enhance your productivity by accessing your mobile device’s features directly from your computer. Follow the steps outlined in this guide, and you’ll be able to connect your iPhone to your Windows 11 PC in no time.