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

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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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Kinivo BTD-300 Bluetooth 3.0 dongle driver driver NOT on Kinivo site

Relevant Specs: OS: Win7 Home Premium Machine: Acer Aspire 6676-7739g w/RAM upgraded to 8GB Preamble: I purchased a few months ago a Kinivo BTD-300 Bluetooth 3.0 USB dongle, and thus far have had ...
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Broadcom Bluetooth 4.0 Adapter and Motorola HX550 Headset Popping Noise

I have the Medialink Bluetooth 4.0 adapter and a Motorala HX550 headset. I'm on Windows 8 x64. When using my bluetooth adapter paired with a headset, I get a random clicking/popping sound every so ...
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Bluetooth 4.0 and transfer speeds of USB dongles

I have a general question about hardware here, specifically Bluetooth 4.0. I've been looking to upgrade my little Bluetooth USB dongle from an earlier version (I think it's ~2.1) to something newer, ...
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Bluetooth through internet

Maybe it's silly but I'll ask anyway. I have two android phones and a game which lets you play together with bluetooth. Is there a software that can link 2 PC and bridge the two bluetooth ...
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How to Share Builtin Mac Bluetooth with Windows 7 VM through Parallels 8

There seems to be a lot of noise on how to do this. This tutorial should be all that there is: http://kb.parallels.com/en/114686 But when I go into device manager on Windows, the driver cannot be ...
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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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How can I get the iMac to recognize a wired mouse after disconnecting the bluetooth mouse?

So my bluetooth mouse is working fine but my kids forget to turn it off and I'm using too many batteries. I've decided to switch to a wired mouse but can't get the Mac to recognize it. It acts as if ...
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Windows 8 bluetooth audio choppy when there is network activity

I brought a generic bluetooth dongle for my pc and a Rapoo H6060 Bluetooth headset. After pairing I connected the headset to PC and that's fine. The issue is when I'm listen to music on the ...
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Cannot activate Bluetooth on Toshiba Netbook, missing or corrupt tosbtAPI.dll?

I cannot activate my bluetooth connection in my netbook. An error comes up like missing or corrupt 'tosbtapi.dll'. How to handles this problem? Many site offering the tosbtapi.dll, but I dont trust ...
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Bluetooth Radio Device Is Not Available

I have hp pavilion g6-1302tx laptop. I have a message in the "My Bluetooth" section of explorer stating "Bluetooth radio device is not available". In device manager,there is no bluetooth device. what ...
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Can anything be done about a bluetooth mouse moving sluggisly?

I have a bluetooth Logitech V470 mouse. It is a great mouse in every respect, but one - in comparison to my wired mouse (which is a really cheap regular vulgaris mouse (not even sure it is the model ...
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How to set Bluetooth headset microphone as recording device?

I've got these Bluetooth headphones I have connected with my computer. The deal is, I can either choose them to work as high quality audio output OR a VoIP device in "Bluetooth devices" window. If I ...
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Cannot send or receive files over Bluetooth

I have a Lenovo ThinkPad laptop and running Windows Vista. Previously I could send and receive files between my phone and my laptop but now it won't work. Every time I select a file, right-click and ...
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Dell Latitude 6530 cannot see bluetooth devices

I was able to pair my Mogo Mouse to the laptop the first time I used it, but in the past 3 weeks, I have only been able to use the mouse one more time. Most of the time, when I go to Bluetooth ...
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Unlink BlueSoleil and Skype

For some reason BlueSoleil and Skype are somehow linked. If I open Skype it also opens automatically BlueSoleil and even if I close it manually, it opens it again. I disabled 1Support VoIP but it ...
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Bluetooth PAN connection between several Windows machines

I am looking for a way to connect several Windows 7 machines via Bluetooth PAN. It is easy to create PAN connection between two PCs playing PANU role (make one discoverable and connect to it via ...
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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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Devices/Printers list not loading on Windows 7 with Bluetooth enabled

I'm having a weird recurring issue on my Win7 machine. It has Bluetooth, is sometimes connected to some Bluetooth devices, and it has a printer attached and a few network printers configured. After a ...
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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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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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Create bluetooth device

Can I use my bluetooth enabled laptop to create bluetooth keyboards or other devices? ps: I would like to use my laptop keyboard on my PS3
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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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Why is tethering my Win7 laptop and Bluetooth phone inconsistent?

When I want to tether my Bluetooth phone (Motorola Droid X) to my Windows 7 laptop and use it as a modem, I go to "Devices and Printers," then right-click on the "Droid X" icon. (Of course, both ...
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Is it possible to control the LED on Apple Wireless Keyboard on Linux?

I use an Apple Wireless Keyboard on Linux 3.0 and have remapped the CapsLock Key and use it frequently now and would like to turn off the LED as it has lost its function. There is a question regarding ...
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Bluetooth and Wifi together on my Acer TravelMate 8572

It seems the TravelMate 8572 only has one radio module, which I have to switch between Bluetooth, 3G, and Wifi. Is this so, or have I set something up wrong, or is there something I must still set up? ...
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Bluetooth discovery not working on Windows 7

Even though I've checked the box for Allow Bluetooth devices to find this computer in Bluetooth settings, I still can't see my computer from other devices. I'm sure that Bluetooth is working on my ...
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bluetooth enabled sound dock not recognized by the dell laptop

I got pioneer bluetooth enabled sound dock for iphone/ipod but this is not even recognised by dell laptop. I tried with uninstaling the bluetooth driver and then installing broadcom bluetooth driver. ...
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Bluetooth and 2.4GHz wireless audio interference

I just bought a set of Turtle Beach PX5 headphones, which use the 2.404-2.476GHz spectrum for multichannel audio output, and Bluetooth for audio input. The sound is great until I start using the ...
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How do I auto use Bluetooth head phones in OS X when connected?

I have a pair of Bluetooth headphones that I have successfully paired with OS X. When I connect them I can select "Use Headphones" to switch the routing of audio from the headphone jack to the BT ...
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Mount bluetooth FTP as filesystem in windows 7

Is it possible to mount a bluetooth "filesystem" (a bluetooth device that offers the Bluetooth FT profile) as a network share on a Windows 7 system? I want to be able to open a file from my phone ...
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Auto-connect an iPhone to a MacBook via Bluetooth?

My iPhone is connected to a MacBook via Bluetooth. But after waking up the MacBook from standby, they do not reconnect automatically. Instead, just an error message is shown indicating that the ...
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How to toggle wifi / bluetooth in Macbook Air with Windows 7 installed

I'm writing this on a MacBook Air 13" (the ones just released), but I have a problem. BootCamp provides no easy way of turning off the bluetooth or wifi radios, and nor are there any hotkey ...
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bluetooth mouse dies

I have a Dell Bluetooth mouse/keyboard combo. They DO work independently of each other. It's all made by Logitech, including the supplied Bluetooth adapter. It has worked fine for 2 years now. ...
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Command line utility to dial a phone (bluetooth mobile) on Windows

Is there a command line utility that would allow me to dial a number on mobile (send a ATD +xxxxx;) phone - preferably connected using bluetooth? I can do this very easily on Linux, but cannot find a ...
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Looking for a script to forward keypresses from Windows to Linux

I have a Linux workstation, running Windows in VMWare, which has a full access to USB bluetooth dongle. Just discovered that my phone has Bluetooth HID support, so Windows does receives some common ...
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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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How can I connect a Google G1 to Windows Vista via Bluetooth?

My question is mainly about getting the phone connected to Vista computer. Once it's connected I want to share the internet connection with PdaNet. Does anyone know how to tether with Vista using ...
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Need to update Intel Centrino-N + WiMAX 6150 drivers

Each attempt to update this drivers fails. Driver update does work on WiFi side of device. Toshiba P745-S4320 Win 10, current on Windows Update.
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Bluetooth multiple photos from phone to laptop issues

When I set my phone up to transfer multiple photos it only seems to transfer one at a time even though I have selected several. I get a pop up to say that my computer has recieved a request to ...
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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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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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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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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 ...