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Why/how does switching devices “invalidate” the Bluetooth connection?

Sorry if the title is confusing, couldn't really come up with a more descriptive one. So I have a soundbar (Samsung HW-F450) with Bluetooth. I can and I do connect to it from my laptop to listen to ...
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0answers
161 views

Any bluetooth dongle without BlueSoleil drivers?

Are there any bluetooth dongles that have alternative driver stacks, not the one provided by BlueSoleil? (explanation) I currently have a CSR chip dongle with BlueSoleil drivers and can't get it ...
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0answers
256 views

Why does play/pause on my Bluetooth headset not work with Spotify on Windows 8.1?

In Windows 8 (8.1 specifically) the play/pause button on my Sennheiser Bluetooth A2DP headphones does not play or pause Spotify. The track skip buttons work, but not the play/pause button. Windows 8 ...
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0answers
52 views

Windows 8 as bluetooth speaker or headset

I'm trying to use my Win8 computer to act as a bluetooth speaker or a headset(using speakers as output and microphone as input), so I could even make calls with it. Is there a program to do that or ...
1
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0answers
116 views

Troubles connecting Bluetooth headset

I've installed drivers and paired a headset, and everything works fine at this moment, I can make a call via Skype, etc. However when headset is turned off and than on again, everything stops working. ...
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0answers
1k views

Problems maintaining connection to bluetooth headset in Windows 8

Until a few days ago I was using a bluetooth headset (Plantronics Voyager PLT510) regularly and without issue in Windows 7, primarily for making calls in Google Talk. I then upgraded to Windows 8 and ...
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1answer
8k views

Bluetooth Headset drivers on Windows 7

I have a Dell Precision with integrated bluetooth from work. I wanted to connect either one of my two bluetooth headsets (Plantronics UC Voyager Pro v2 and Sennheiser MM450X) in order to make calls ...
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2answers
3k views

Can't use Arctic P311 bluetooth headset

I am using the Arctic P311 headset, with a Rocketfish bluetooth mini USB adapter. The operating system is Windows 7 64 bit SP1. The headset seems to be detected fine by the adapter. The computer ...
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1answer
816 views

Bluetooth headset buzzing background noise when playing sound

I have this buzzing background noise when any sound is played, including for example the small ping when you adjust the volume of headset/speakers that Windows plays. I've checked that all ...
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2answers
2k views

Trust Bluetooth 4.0 Dongle and Bluetooth Headset

Firstly, I'm writing this after 5 hours of nonstop struggle to make it work, so I searched into the deepest websites from Google, and tried many things. I have Trust Bluetooth 4.0 USB adapter ...
2
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0answers
554 views

Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6235 Bluetooth 4.0 with Headset

I have a Samsung Laptop running Windows 7 x64 with a Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6235 Bluetooth 4.0 radio which I have paired with a Motorola Razor Bluetooth headset. Whenever the the headset connects ...
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6answers
26k views

Bluetooth Headset pairs and appears in Sound Devices, but shows as Disconnected?

Edit: A random crash and a restart fixed this. Probably a restart would have sufficed. I recently got a TrueBlue TB-100T3 and tried pairing it with my computer (Windows 7 64-bit). At first it paired ...
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1answer
9k views

How to connect bluetooth headset via command line on ubuntu 12.04

I want to connect my computer to bluetooth headset. My computer has ubuntu 12.04 64 bits server operating system with no gui. So I must connect my computer via command line. But at internet ...
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0answers
700 views

connect nokia BH 505 with windows 7

I have tried on internet even blusolei as well but I am not able to connect my nokia bluetooth audio to windows 7 on my lenevo laptop G570.I have broadcom bluetooth drivers on my lenevo. can anyone ...
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5answers
45k views

Why can't I use my Bluetooth Headset with my laptop?

I just received a new Plantronics M50 bluetooth headset. It works great with my phone, but I can't get it working with my laptop. What are the things I should be checking? Here's what I've done so ...
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0answers
251 views

My Bluetooth headset gives discontinuous audio while listening to music

While using my Bluetooth headset to listen to songs in my laptop(Win 7), the songs are discontinuous as if it were pausing and unpausing every second.
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0answers
187 views

BT Headset Great on XP, battery dies fast on W7

I have a Jabra VBT185Z BT mobile phone headset. I use it on Windows XP with a VoIP softphone. It works very well. Surprisingly the audio quality is great (unlike when used with my phone). I decided to ...
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0answers
808 views

Bluetooth headset has choppy audio playback and lags

I recently got a bluetooth headset, a BTH002, for testing purposes. It uses Bluetooth v 2.1. I bought a bluetooth adapter to use with it, a Trust BT-2400p. it has Bluetooth version 3.0. The adapter ...
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1answer
2k views

Can I use my Linux-PC/Laptop as a Bluetooth headset for my mobile phone?

The same question exist for windows but NOT for linux. Is it possible to use my linux-laptop (which has connected a micro and a speaker per soundcard) over bluetooth as headset for my mobile phone? ...
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1answer
594 views

Bluetooth Headset to PC uses low quality profile

For some reason my Bluetooth headset started using the low quality profile (2-way) instead of the high quality when connecting to my computer. The device normally allows me to connect to my phone and ...
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4answers
1k views

Do I need a headset? Or can I use a microphone at the same time as my 5.1 speakers?

Basically, I'm concerned that if I use a microphone---or, the microphone function on a headset---the speaker-sound will feed back in to the microphone as well. Use case: playing computer games with ...
5
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3answers
7k views

Playing music *from* bluetooth device *to* Mac OS? (Or Linux?)

Strange question, so bear with me. I have a bluetooth device (an Android smartphone, specifically), on which I have a lot of music. I'm wondering if there's a way to pair up the device and my Mac ...
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1answer
529 views

Why can't we listen to audio using bluetooth head set

While this is perfectly OK while I take calls using my bluetooth headset , why can't we listen to audio using my bluetooth Headset ? Does the headset software internally built to function only for ...
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1answer
2k views

Why a bluetooth headset for mobile phones doesn't work on a PC?

Why a bluetooth headset like this one, which works well on a cell phone, doesn't work on a computer? I can pair the headset with my laptop with no problems. And it's even recognized as an audio ...
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0answers
456 views

Bluetooth Headset Toshiba Stack - Disable popup?

I have a USB Bluetooth radio and have used it over XP to connect my jawbone headset to my computer. I'm currently using the Toshiba Stack on Windows 7 Enterprise and it works fine. I want to disable ...
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1answer
1k views

Sending output to both bluetooth headset and normal speakers - Windows 7

Hey, I have a bluetooth "headset" (it's more like a speaker with a microphone on it, but it registers as a headset) and I want to play music through it. I also want to play the same music through the ...
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2answers
2k views

How to use Motorola H390 Bluetooth Headset as a sound device on my laptop?

I've just bought a Motorola H390 Bluetooth Headset. I can use it with my smartphone (Nokia 5800 XM) and also with Skype on my laptop. Is it possible to use it as a headphone to listen to all sounds ...
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2answers
884 views

Use my iMac as a Bluetooth headset for my BlackBerry

Is there a way to use my iMac as a Bluetooth headset for my BlackBerry? (Using the speaker and microphone or my mac as output/input)
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2answers
2k views

Samsumg WEP470 bluetooth headset won't work in Windows 7

I'm trying to use my Samsung WEP470 bluetooth headset with Windows 7 for VOIP apps. When I try to "Add a Bluetooth Device" in the control panel, it detects the headset and installs a driver. ...
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1answer
879 views

Bluetooth HSP support on Windows XP without third-party drivers

Can the Windows XP built-in Bluetooth stack support HSP (headset profile) as an extra audio device, without third-party drivers?
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2answers
10k views

Why can't I reconnect to my Philips SHB9000 bluetooth headset?

When I connected my Philips SHB9000 bluetooth to my Windows 7 (64 bit) for the very first time, it worked well. I had to manually change the default playback device, but otherwise it worked. Then, ...
2
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1answer
980 views

Software for Bluetooth headset

I recently installed Windows 7 on my desktop and purchased a Dell BH200 headset. The problem is that the software that came with the bluetooth dongle (Bluesoleil 5) is fairly old and isn't compatible ...
4
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1answer
1k views

Can Bluetooth headphones (Jabra BT 8010) be used as PC microphone

I'm planning to buy a bluetooth headset (Jabra 8010) for chatting on PC. Can anyone confirm whether bluetooth headphones will work as microphone with PC. I just want to have wireless voice chat on my ...
3
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4answers
26k views

Pairing a Bluetooth headset with Windows PC

I was wondering if it's possible to pair my Bluetooth headset (i.Tech Arrow 2) with my Windows 7, so that I can use it in Skype, for instance? Windows recognizes it, but it fails to find drivers for ...
2
votes
1answer
922 views

Getting old bluetooth headset out of standby on Windows 7

I think this is the problem, and if not, I'm open to suggestions. I have an old Jabra BT200 that I used to use on my phone. When a phone call was coming in it would beep using its own noises (meaning ...
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2answers
9k views

Ubuntu, Bluetooth headset and Skype

I have a nice bluetooth headset Plantronics 590 and I really want to use it in Linux the way I use it in Windows, i.e. listen to music and call through Skype. There's tons of tutorials how to make ...
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1answer
913 views

Playing music from the computer on a iPhone Bluetooth Headset

I'd like to use the "iPhone Bluetooth Headset" headseto play music from my OS X laptop. I can pair my laptop and the headset without any problems, but setting the sound output device to the headset ...
3
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1answer
3k views

Is it possible to play audio to my bluetooth on iphone?

I would like to listen to my podcasts through my bluetooth headset and then be able to answer calls when they come in. Is this possible?
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9answers
381k views

How do I play audio through a Bluetooth headset in Windows 7?

I recently did an in-place upgrade from Vista to Windows 7 RTM. For the most part, things have gone brilliantly. The only issue I've been facing is regarding my Bluetooth headset, a Dell BH200. The ...