A short range wireless protocol used by various devices, such as cell phones, wireless headsets, mice and keyboards.

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HP Wireless 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2x2 with Bluetooth M.2 Non-vPro NIC

I am a beginner with computers and would like to know what does a HP Wireless 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2x2 with Bluetooth M.2 Non-vPro NIC do in a desktop computer in easy to understand language?
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Can a Windows 8.1 Bluetooth enabled Laptop act as a Bluetooth beacon?

I got a task to turn my laptop act as a blue-tooth beacon. I got lot of information to turn PC to a blue-tooth beacon. Can i turn my laptop as a blue-tooth beacon ?
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Does my PC requires additional hardware to connect to Bluetooth headphones? [on hold]

I am buying Bluetooth headphones for my Android phone and I'm wondering if my PC can connect to it too. Does my PC require any additional hardware?
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Request authentication on gatt server with BlueZ 5.37

I am running on a rpi a gatt server(example-gatt-server modified) using BlueZ BLE stack and all runs just fine but i was wandering if anyone managed to set up a PIN authentication for the server. ...
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How do i play iTunes music from my PC via bluetooth to an external speaker like i can from Google Music?

I have a wireless remote speaker that i use to play online music to from my PC running windows 10. I want to do the same with my iTunes music. The connection from PC to speaker is via bluetooth.
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bluetooth headphones - the uncheck the Handsfree Telephony solution didn't work

I just bought the sony mdr-xb950bt and it works amazingly with my iPhone, but when I connect it to my laptop the sound is like an old radio! I searched for solutions but nothing fixed it! The ...
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How can I connect my Logitech “unifying” controller, to my Android device over Bluetooth? [migrated]

Logitech's Unifying standard seems very similar to Bluetooth(same 5-device limit, similar range, similar specs from what I've read on the Internet). I'm trying to connect a Logitech F710 wireless ...
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Raspberry Pi 2 Raspbian: OBEX FTP to phone over bluetooth

I am trying to send a file over Bluetooth through OBEX. I have installed the obexftp package. I am able to pair the phone using pair in bluetoothctl. When I try to transfer a file with this : sudo ...
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AirDrop simulator [closed]

I want to build an AirDrop simulator that can communication with the real apple device, but I get some difficulty on it. In the Apple device, if it can recognize other device open the AirDrop ...
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surface pro 4 no longer connect to bluetooth mouse

After the January-2016 firmware update for the surface pro 4, I can no longer use my blue tooth Microsoft arc mouse. The blue tooth settings show that it is paired, yet I get no response. I cannot ...
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Deliver PDF Program (booklet) Via Bluetooth or Airdrop or something

I am trying to think of a way to use a internet connected Raspberry Pi with Bluetooth to serve PDF programs (booklets not apps) to people entering a venue. I would like this to save paper and ink and ...
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pulseaudio/bluetooth - systemwide mode issues

The target is to use a RaspberryPi B+ with a bluetooth dongle as a bluetooth a2dp audio sink. Since this system is old and has only one purpose of being the sound sink, I run pulseaudio in system ...
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Cant find driver for F&D Bluetooth speakers for Win 7

I have purchased a Bluetooth 2.1 speaker system A150 X made by Fendaaudio (F&D) (http://fendaaudio.com/). But I was not able connect to the device using Bluetooth from my Toshiba lap top because ...
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Using a bluetooth audio device in another computer

Because my PC doesn't have bluetooth. I want to use my laptop as some sort of a station for my audio device. So that if say I have compuer A and I want to hear from some device A the audio that should ...
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Bluetooth on win 10 [duplicate]

i have no bluetooth button, anywhere, had it one time accidentally double clicked it. it disappeared again. yes ive checked every thing. devices, manager, options, control panel, even dug into system ...
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How to enable bluetooth adapter in Windows 7?

I wanted to disable and enable the bluetooth adapter. So in the system tray I clicked on the Bluetooth icon and in the menu choose for "Turn Adapter Off". I am not sure what happened next but the ...
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Windows 10: Bluetooth headset's media play button doesn't work

I have a JBL E40BT Bluetooth headset. It comes with media controls on the left ear cup, a play/pause button, and a volume up and down (previous and next track is handled by three and two fast presses ...
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Share LAN Internet FROM Windows 10 INTO Lollipop by USB or Bluetooth connection

I have a Desktop Windows 10 PC with LAN and WAN connections (WAN: Wide Area Network, Internet). but no WiFi in it, but it has an USB Bluetooth 2.1 adapter plugged in. I have also an Android Galaxy S4 ...
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Windows- can not connect to paired bluetooth devices

I have a strange problem with Bluetooth adapter on Windows 10. When I pair a device it works perfectly, however when I reboot I am unable to reconnect again. I get no other error messages but "Can't ...
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Setting up a Bluetooth PAN

I am trying to create a Bluetooth PAN between two devices where I can access REST based web services over the Bluetooth connection. I have had some success with various proof of concepts (both ...
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How to receive incoming calls on landline and mobile phone at the same time [closed]

Current situation a fixed landline for phone just one number: 123-456789 handled by one DECT base station with three phones one mobile (Windows) smartphone with its own mobile number, having wifi, ...
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How do you turn off bluetooth search? Windows 10

We have a windows 10 gaming computer, the bluetooth keeps searching for something that is not there we don't even know what it is searching for; therefore it continues to run in the background. Is ...
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VLC player to rewind within the track

How to teach the VLC player to rewind within the track via bluetooth headset? A long press changes the playback speed. Windows 7 version player 2.2.1
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Ubuntu 15.10 bluetooth headset connected but not working

Since I have upgraded my ubuntu gnome 15.04 to 15.10 (clean install) I have an issue with my bluetooth headset. The device is paired and connected but it is neither listed as output device in sound ...
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Bluetooth speaker playback in Ubuntu but not Windows 8.1

The problem happens after I have installed Ubuntu, so although it may seems not directly related I think it will be best to post on this thread as well. I installed Ubuntu 14 LTS on an USB, which ...
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Rear USB ports on my NUC pc are not working

I recently bought this Intel NUC PC to use as a media PC connected to my TV. I installed Windows 10 on it and it was working fine for a while. Then the rear USB ports stopped working. I was fooling ...
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Bluetooth 6LoWPAN connection between two Raspberry Pis

I had this question on Stack Overflow, but it was suggested that I migrate over here. It was flagged for moderator attention but I am unsure how that process works and I did not receive any feedback ...
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How to map keyboard key to computer on network

I have a unique use case, I work on two computers (both windows 7 64 bit) on the network. One of them is a laptop with a dock and the other is a standard tower. I have bluetooth headphones that I use ...
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Difference between UC and non-UC Bluetooth headsets when using them with PC and phone at the same time

I'm looking for a headset I could use to easily switch between calls on the phone and Skype calls on my PC. Jabra Stealth or Plantronics Voyager Edge seem to be the good candidates. They come with ...
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Will this adapter work on a desktop? [closed]

Will this adapter work on a desktop: Intel Network 7260.HMWG WiFi Wireless-AC 7260 H/T Dual Band 2x2 AC+Bluetooth HMCPartner; Bluetooth half Size Module I also forgot to mention I have windows 10.
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How to get a command to start on startup

I have to run bluetoothctl to get my bluetooth dongle to work every time I start the pi. Is there a way to get the command to run on start up? I am running kali 2.0.1 on my pi2.
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Bluetooth Search

I have Windows 10 Pro on my laptop and have no trouble pairing bluetooth devices correctly. The problem is that I want to keep a paired bluetooth headset, but stop bluetooth from searching for more ...
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Windows 10 computer paired w/ bluetooth speaker, but doesn't send music to speaker

I have a Sengled lightbulb - bluetooth speaker (Pulse Solo C01-A66) that I paired with my Win 10 computer, but I can't get the computer to send the music signal to the speaker. What do I need to do ...
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HP ProBook 450 G2 has slow wireless connection

Ever since I bought my HP ProBook 450 G2 a few months ago I have noticed that the Internet was slow. Although I have a 18 Mbps connection, download speed tests were only showing between 5 and 6 Mbps. ...
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Does Surface 3 Require Admin Privileges To Connect Bluetooth Keyboard?

I have a Surface 3 (non pro) with Win 10 that belongs to my company for work, thus I don't have access to the Admin account, but I would like to use a bluetooth keyboard like this Logitech unit. Can ...
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How to reconnect Bluetooth Headphones automatically, and enable voicemeter re-enable?

I purchased the Kinivo BTH240 Bluetooth Headphones lasst year (2015), and have been listening to audio via both laptop (windows 10) and iphone (ios9). Recently I had asked about how to How to connect ...
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Bluetooth audio choppy playback

I got a new laptop recently (HP Envy 17t). I'm using a bluetooth audio device (LG Soundbar) as playback device. Radio is Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 7265. During playback, the stream gets choppy on ...
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Windows 10 Double-clicks on single click

Description Ever since upgrading to windows 10, I am having an issue with single left-clicks registering as double clicks. I believe this to be a windows 10 issue, not a hardware issue. I say ...
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PC not seeing all button presses from paired Fire TV remote

Fire TV remote is paired to PC running Win 7 and successfully sends button presets from some buttons, but not others. The directional, Enter, and Home buttons work, but none of the others do. I used ...
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Hooking up more than four controllers via one bluetooth adapter

So I often have local pc parties where we play games such as gang beasts. this game supports up to 8 players, but as far as I can tell the software I use (scp tool) only supports 4 controllers. Is ...
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Dell Inspirion 1525 Windows 7 64-bit Bluetooth internet connection via Android Phone bluetooth

I have an Android Phone with Bluetooth, now my Dell laptop has a Bluetooth module. I have been able to connect to the internet via my cell phone - I have a Verizon Wireless USB760 Modem (CDMA direct ...
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Bluetooth not working on lenovo u400 after upgrading to windows 8.1

Upgraded from windows 7. I have everything else working except for bluetooth even after trying many guides to fix it. From the task manager I can see that bluetooth support services are running. ...
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Why did my wireless mouse AND keyboard stop working?

I up-graded to Windows 10. About 3 weeks later, on switching on, I have no mouse or keyboard control. Both had been working fine on Windows 10. Both mouse and keyboard are wireless The screen does ...
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Extra long bluetooth headphones

I want to pair a set of headphones to my Windows 10 PC, however want to share them with my partner, are there a extra long set you can get? If I get 2 separate ones will they both still pair with one ...
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Bluetooth is nonexistant on my laptop?[Fixed]

I just reinstalled windows 10 because it was slow and needed a fresh start. Everything went fine but now bluetooth doesn't seem to exist. There are no options for it and in device manager there is no ...
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Bluetooth security. Is it tap-proof?

If I connect to a Bluetooth speakerphone, can anyone listen to my phone talks? Many Bluetooth devices do not ask for a pin if you pair it? Is the connection encrypted?
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Bluetooth loudspeaker

I am wondering if using a wireless bluetooth speaker is secure in terms of connection and tap-proof? Normally no pin is necessary for pairing to a smartphone - does it bear any threat?
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Windows 7 + bluetooth headphones sound plays just from 1 application

I have bluetooth speakers (Bluedio Revolution). Everything works fine if I use just 1 application but if I start another one then the sound can play only 1 source of sound. For example: I am listening ...
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Lenovo z580 bluetooth does not work

I have Windows 10 on my laptop Lenovo Z580. I have a problem with the Bluetooth connection, I want to connect a keyboard, but nowhere can I find the settings for the Bluetooth connection. I have ...
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Make Windows 10 Recognize Bluetooth Dongle as Bluetooth?

I stumbled across a six pin header on my motherboard designed for an internal Bluetooth module that uses USB protocols to communicate, and ended up making the actual cable that allowed me to place the ...