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

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Is it possible to use a bluetooth headset mic while having High quality sound

I have a Plantronics BackBeat Sense SE bluetooth headset. When Connecting it to Windows 10, it installs two profiles in Playback devices list: 1- PLT_BBTSENSE Hands-Free. 2- PLT_BBTSENSE Stereo. ...
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how to change a bluetooth device properties

How do you change a bluetooth device properties? I have a bluetooth HDMX speaker and it's working - connecting to win7 - but under win7 bluetooth devices it is showing up as a headset instead of a ...
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Microsoft Band 2 fails to sync via Laptop

My setting: Android phone with Microsoft health installed Windows 10 laptop with MS health installed Microsoft Band 2 which is paired with both devices Same account is used for both MS Health While ...
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Lenovo E320 is in airplane mode, says toggle hardware switch, but has no hardware switch and WiFi is still hard locked

Yesterday, my laptop (Lenovo E320) suddenly enabled "Airplane mode" after reboot, saying I should toggle my hardware switch to enable wifi (and bluetooth) again. The thing is I don't have such switch ...
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Windows 10 Bluetooth disappears until power down

I have seen a lot of posts/threads related to windows and Bluetooth "disappearing". Most seemed to be resolved with reboots/service changes/etc. I think my issue may be different but I'm not sure how ...
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Bluetooth Compatibility issue between Radio with 2.1 and headphones with 4.2

need your suggestion on resolving an audio issue between the built-in radio on my motorbike Triumph 1200 Trophy SE (with BT 2.1 + EDR, A2DP enabled) and my intercom INTERPHONE URBAN (with BT 4.2, A2DP ...
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Bluetooth handsfree better quality

Is some how posibble to get better audio quality sound when bluetooth headphones are on hands-free mode? Because when is only audio, sound qaulity is good (16bit 44kHz), but when i need talk through ...
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Swap Fn and CTRL on bluetooth keyboard [duplicate]

so yesterday I bought a bluetooth keyboard, because I have plugged in an external monitor to my laptop and the laptop is too far away to reach, but I didn't notice that the Fn key is right in the ...
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Windows bluetooth headset options disabled

I have a Skullcandy smoking Buds 2 wireless headset and it seems that the 2 options for enabling music and calls are disabled. I had connected to the same laptop before and was able to use the headset ...
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Bluetooth repeater? [on hold]

I've got a digital thermometer for my BBQ. I have it linked to my i-phone by bluetooth. What I would like is to monitor the digital thermometer from anywhere with my i-phone. Miles away. Is there a ...
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BLE device usage probability in United States in a car audio system

I am working on a module where an iOS app detects the nearby BLE devices. Specifically in a car. Goal is to find the distance between the device and the car audio system using the RSSI value generated ...
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How to browse bluetooth files to or from Windows® 10 without third party apps?

On older Windows® (including Windows 8.1®) I could browse bluetooth devices so I could choose where I was sending files on my phone. I could also browse the computer from my phone (I always used my ᴘᴄ ...
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Windows 10 laptop can't receive call on bluetooth paired windows phone

I just upgraded my dell laptop x64bits from windows 8.1 to 10 and find it difficult to pick my calls on my laptop anymore since the upgrade. My windows phone is paired to it but it does not ring or ...
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Listen to same audio using two bluetooth headphones

I recently bought two bluetooth headphones for me and my wife. They both work perfectly. We decided to use them last night to watch a stream on the main PC to not disturb the kids sleeping on the ...
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BLE support in ubuntu

How can I know if my computer supports BLE, I wrote simple applications on Arduino using this board, now I want to write the same application but on my ubuntu computer, I read that Bluez which is ...
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Set up vibration motor when using Wiimote with xboxdrv

I've got a Wii remote connected via bluetooth to my Ubuntu machine. After testing it with fftest I know that the system can turn on the vibration in the wiimote. How do I configure xboxdrv to support ...
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Wi-Fi & Bluetooth drivers for Dell Inspiron 1564 for Fedora 23

I recently installed Fedora 23 on my Dell Inspiron 1564 but even after updating whole system (sudo -y install update) Wi-Fi is not working. How to install Wi-Fi & Bluetooth drivers for Fedora 23 ...
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Android Bluetooth Refuses to Connect

So, I'm using a Windows 10 and an android Kitkat. I'm trying to connect them via Bluetooth. I can do it once, but then once I've disconnected them, there's no way to reconnect them. Eventually it does ...
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Is Bluetooth peripheral to peripheral possible?

I have a Bluetooth headset I use to make calls and listen to music. And I just bought this Bluetooth device that plugs into a 3.5mm audio jack. I thought could pair these two together and use my ...
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Connect to web server on Windows over bluetooth using iPhone

For web development, I currently setup a web server to listen on my LAN interface IP address on Windows, and I can connect to the web server using any device on my LAN. Instead of using the LAN ...
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Use Bluetooth dongle with Blutooth-enabled laptop

I have a Lenovo Yoga 2 ultrabook running Windows 10 that comes with Bluetooth support but lacks aptX support. I have Sony MDR10RBT headphones that support aptX. The audio latency I experience while ...
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Bluetooth Tethering, no IPv4 adresse at interface bnep0

I want to tether my mobile internet from my smartphone (OnePlus One, Android) to my Laptop (Debian 8). I want achieve this without using external tools. At the arch wiki page (https://wiki.archlinux....
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Connect Nokia BH-104 with Sony Xperia Z

How to connect Nokia BH-104 (a bluetooth headset supporting Bluetooth version 2.0 + EDR) with Sony Xperia Z (an android smartphone supporting Bluetooth version 4.0)?
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BT microphone stuck at lowest quality (sennheiser momentum wireless, windows 10)

Bought BT-headset. Using windows 10 and bluetooth found it immediatly and got it running. But the microphone is stuck at lowest quality (telephone). got told to try disabling as much as possible ...
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Ubuntu, sending file through bluetooth

I want to send a file named read.txt using command: bluetooth-sendto. It works using the direct command on terminal bluetooth-sendto --device=MACADDR path/to/read.txt. I want to execute it with this ...
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How to know exactly the type of bluetooth dongle I have?

My desktop computer doesn't have innate bluetooth capability. SO I put a bluetooth dongle there. It works. I can listen to bluetooth headset with it. However, the mic doesn't work. I think it has ...
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What's the difference between stereo and hands free?

Every time I connect a bluetooth headset it shows up as 2 things on sound playback devices. I can choose bluedio stereo or bluedio hands free. What is that? What's the difference? I often see ...
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Pairing Bluetooth with a Sony CMT-X3CD Audio System

I have a Sony CMT-X3CD Audio System which I am trying to pair bluetooth with my Dell Inspiron 15 PC. Not having any luck. Can anyone tell me where I maybe going wrong. I think I may have to install ...
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Windows 7 ignores bluetooth headset, other devices work normally

I have bluetooth software and hardware in my windows computer. I ensured that: I can connect to other devices (computers and phones) over bluetooth, pair with them and use their services (eg. OBEX) ...
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Unable to stream music on my Bose Soundlink Bluetooth 3 with windows 7 32 bit HP dv6000 series laptop

I'm Unable to stream music on my Bose Soundlink Bluetooth 3 with windows 7 32 bit HP dv6000 series laptop. It is bluetooth enabled. It paired as an entertainment device. I also installed A2DP driver (...
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Headset not connecting with windows 8 bluetooth

I have an LG HBS 730 headset and I am trying to connect it to my laptop (HP Pavilion n031se) via Bluetooth. The problem is Bluetooth discovers the headset, connects with it, but then shows the device ...
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Unexpected events while sending files over Bluetooth

In Windows 8, while I'm trying to send file via Bluetooth by right clicking the file and choosing Send by Bluetooth, it opens the file with unexpected programmes like with Notepad++ or with Visual ...
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Windows 10 Bluetooth pairing issue

So, to keep it short: Suddenly my Windows 10 Bluetooth won't pair anything. I've tried multiple devices and every time I hit the "Pair" button, a minute goes by and I get an error: That didn't work ...
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Add USB Bluetooth to mPCIE card?

So I bought the Azurewave AW-CE123H AC + BT 4.0 wifi card for my laptop, and found out that the Bluetooth section of the card communicates via USB. There were warnings that not all mPCIE slots ...
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Is there software that gives Bluetooth 4.1 compatibility?

I purchased Bluetooth 4.1 headphones and they work with my iPhone 5, but not with my MacBook Pro Mid 2010 with Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR. I'm assuming this is a hardware issue, but I just wanted to know if ...
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How can I see a list of recently connected bluetooth devices?

Is there a way that I can see when a Bluetooth device was last connected to my Windows 10 laptop?
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Why does my Bluetooth Mouse Stops working if two Devices connected to my Windows Surface 3?

I've got a bluetooth mouse, HDE Ergonomic Bluetooth Wireless Optical Laser Mouse for Android Tablets, that works fine when it is the only Bluetooth device connected to a Windows Surface 3. Once I ...
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HP elitebook 9470m bluetooth is unavailable

I just upgraded my HP elitebook 9470m folio laptop to Windows 10.0. I am no longer able to access bluetooth. No setting to turn it on or anything. I loaded Intel Proset drivers, and in services I have ...
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understanding mixer_paths.xml file entries

I have a Zenwatch 2, smartwatch capable of acting as a bluetooth headset, it has speaker and mic - Knight Rider like phoning is possible. Unfortunately the sound on bluetooth is not good, like ...
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While play audio from phone via bluetooth, I need to keep windows (system tray) media play on top of other windows

I play music through my pc from my phone via bluetooth. I am looking for a setting to keep the windows media player on top of all windows. I am also looking to control player with media keys or ahk ...
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Is there a bluetooth adaptor that can take audio in via cable and transmit to headsets via bluetooth?

Sorry if the title is confusing and that is why I have created a little diagram. Basically I am trying to connect my Bluetooth headsets to my computer but since, I don't have native Bluetooth device ...
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Bluetooth speaker connects and then disconnects on my PC (windows 7)

I have been trying to connect my bluetooth speaker with my Windows(7) PC . I have Ubuntu as well (as dual boot) and the speaker just connects fine in that OS. But with Windows it does not connect. I ...
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Enable bluetooth on Dell Latitude E5450 laptop

I have Linux and Windows 10 on my laptop. Linux sees my Bluetooth device. But I can't find one under Windows. Trying to solve poblem with Dell Command Update It downloads something and runs, but ...
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Windows 7 and Bluetooth Keyboard and Mouse

I picked up what I though was a deal for an unopened Microsoft Designer Desktop (bluetooth) only to get home and find out that it is not compatible with Windows 7. https://www.microsoft.com/...
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Share Internet from Windows 10 to Mac OS X via Bluetooth

I have managed to share Internet from my MacBook Air to my Windows 10 netbook successfully. But sometimes I'm using the Windows computer as the primary one for various reasons and want to share in ...
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Can I connect to a Bluetooth Device without unpairing it in Windows 10?

I have a dualshock 4, which I connect to using bluetooth. However, everytime I want to re connect to it after disconnecting, I have to unpair it, then repair it. Is there a bypass for this? I have ...
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Changing other bluetooth device's name in Ubuntu 15.10

Here's my list of bluetooth paired devices: It's really not useful when I want to connect to any of those. Is there a way to edit the names to recognize each different device?
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Do laptops have Bluetooth interface by default?

I'm trying to connect my Dell Latitude E5450 Windows 10 to home audio system via Bluetooth. I'm wondering where a Bluetooth icon in tray bar is. Do laptops support Bluetooth interface by default or ...
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How to connect aptx speakers with PC?

Would I need a special bluetooth dongle for my PC? I already connect my PC to OMNI 10 via bluetooth. However, the sound delay is 1000 ms. I want to buy a headset that support aptx. Will I need a ...
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How can I connect to bluetooth headphones from command line?

I have a pair of bluetooth headphones that, when started (or restarted) don't always trigger my computer to automatically connect to them. In those cases I have to go into the sound menu, find the ...