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

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What Bluetooth version can stream music?

I want to buy a new bluetooth dongle for my pc to use my bluetooth earphones for listening to music (and watching videos) the same way I do with my Galaxy S5 the only available adapter is Ver.2.0 and ...
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Connecting iPad to a Windows machine using PAN bluetooth

I am trying to setup a Bluetooth PAN between an iPad Wi-Fi (iOS 9) and a Windows 10 machine (I have tried with Windows 8 as well) but I can't establish a connection between the devices. The devices ...
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Create an ad hoc network on windows 10 - purely through bluetooth

So, I'm trying to get this app which communicates with a video game over your local wifi to work. I play the game on a PC which only has a LAN connection to a restrictive university network. The ...
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MSI GS30 2M laptop bluetooth won't turn on

I have a MSI GS30 2M laptop that is running Windows 10. My bluetooth mouse keeps disconnecting and I checked my bluetooth and realised that it is turned off, and when I click on the bluetooth button ...
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Getting the Bluetooth on an AC 7260 to work

Im using a HP Elitebook 8470p and recently bought a new WiFi card, the Intel AC 7260. The card also has Bluetooth included, which I figured to be nice, it could succede the laptop's original Bluetooth ...
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Cannot connect Motorola S11 Flex-HD bluetooth headset with laptop

I have laptop with usb bluetooth device, phone with built-in bluetooth and new bluetooth headset called: "Motorola S11 Flex-HD". My Linux distribution is: "Funtoo Linux" (Gentoo Linux based). I have ...
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bluetooth activated after resuming form suspend

After resuming from suspend, gnome 3 activates "graphically" the bluetooth i.e. bluetooth service is still disabled but the icon of the bluetooth is present if I click on the top right of the screen ...
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How to check the battery level of devices connected via Bluetooth in OS X

I have a set of Bluetooth headphones that I use with my iPhone and Macbook (OS X Yosemite). On my iPhone, a little battery meter pops up next to the Bluetooth logo each time I'm connect the ...
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Would Bluetooth dongles work on my speaker that has USB port?

I'm looking at some USB dongles on eBay, and I was wondering if I was to buy one, i could connect to my speaker which has a USB port, so that I can play music on it from my computer without using an ...
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Bluetooth Connection, Trendwoo Blade with OS/X 10.8.5 (EDIT: unsolvable)

I have a new Trendwoo Blade speaker. It's a lovely unit, and pairing with my Galaxy S5 and my 2013 iPod Touch works just fine. I cannot get it to work properly with either of my Macs, a 2012 Mac ...
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Unknown USB Device - Bluetooth Dongle

I have a generic bluetooth dongle that I got several years ago. I tried to use it today on my Windows 10 PC and I got an error saying it wasn't able to install the drivers. The device manager says it ...
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Windows 10 PC has no bluetooth profiles on paired Android phone

Although my PC has the required drivers and services to allow it to act as a sink for audio over bluetooth, the listing for my PC on my paired phone has no profiles. How can I get Android to ...
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Unable to add bluetooth device to Lenovo T440 laptop running Windows 8.1

I recently got a new laptop at work that I want to pair with my Galaxy S5 via bluetooth. The laptop has bluetooth turned on (PC Settings -> PC and devices -> Bluetooth: On). The laptop is also set to ...
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In Ubuntu 14.04 bluetooth and wifi not working well

I have laptop hp 15-r201 TX. Since i have installed ubuntu 14.04 in it 3 months ago its bluetooth never worked. It just keeps on searching for devices, when i opt for searching other devices and it is ...
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How do I fix the “missing WiFi” issue with the Windows 10 upgrade?

I've read a lot of suggested fixes for this. I've tried the Command Prompt reg edit fix to no avail. I upgraded to Windows 10 back in August 2015. I've not paid attention to the absence of the Wi Fi ...
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Bluetooth is broken in 15.10?

After upgrading to ubuntu 15.10 from 15.04 bluetooth stopped receiving or sending files. Connection is made correctly both ways. When sending to ubuntu my android device tells me that "Transfer is ...
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Plantronics M70 microphone is very silent with Windows

I have a Plantronics M70 bluetooth headset, which works with my Android phone without any problems. However, when I try using it with Windows (7 or 8.1), the mic signal is very quiet. The pairing and ...
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Lenovo G505s bluetooth not working

I have a Lenovo G505s with windows 8.1. In the past I used to connect my wireless headphones to it with no problems, but it's recently stopped working. The bluetooth is on, it just won't pair with my ...
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Bluetooth detection problems between devices

Why might my Microsoft Scuplt Comfort Mouse, which runs off of bluetooth, be detectable on my MacBook Pro but not my Intel NUC NUC5PGYH Grass Canyon, which has a bluetooth chip as well?
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Is there an application Called Bluetooth Manager in Windows 10?

Every time I shutdown Windows 10 and restart it, I get the following message: I'm afraid of its being as Malware. I tried to search for that application "Bluetooth Manager", but I could not find ...
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iOS support Bluetooth SPP?

I know this question may be little known stuff, but all the forums messages I've seen are slightly older than 2 yrs. So can I re-iterate asking this question that can iOS support Bluetooth SPP ...
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Xbox 360 wireless receiver causing issues with my Bluetooth adapter

This is a strange problem, but I'm hoping someone can help. I recently updated to Windows 10, from Windows 7. Everything works well, except I'm running into a very strange issue with the wireless Xbox ...
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Bluetooth earpiece pairs, connects, but plays no sound.

My earpiece worked fine until BOOM, it didn't. (Suspicion: I had recently run "Driver Booster 2", but I seem to recall the earpiece working after that - at least for awhile...Correlation, Causation)? ...
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Bluetooth keyboard/touchpad paired/connected but not functioning on Windows 10

Trying to fix an issue with a Cooper Case Executive case that features a Bluetooth keyboard and touchpad. The keyboard pairs and connects just fine after connecting to the Eve T1 tablet running ...
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Computer unable to find bluetooth devices

i'm trying to hook up my ps4 controller to my pc via bluetooth. I had windows 10 and the controller worked fine without any problems but unfortunately windows 10 was to buggy to use so I reverted ...
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windows 10 Bluetooth query

I have recently downloaded Windows 10 and find that while my laptop will receive Bluetooth files from my phone and tablet with no problems, it will not send to either. When selecting the relevant ...
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How to interact with bluetooth device connected /paired to windows 10 pc?

Before upgrading to windows 10 it was simple to connect and it used to show options for each individual device in device and Printers. Now in windows 10 it gives no option. Just shows device is paired ...
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Bluetooth speaker not automatically being connected

After disabling my Toshiba Bluetooth driver and rolling back to the Windows 8 driver (because I couldn't get to the Enhancements tab) I'm having issues with my speaker automatically connecting. The ...
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Windows 10 Bluetooth CPU priority

How can I set high priority for bluetooth process/service in Windows 10? In Windows 7 ralink have process which have default high, but here is not any process connected with BT, without that I have ...
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Windows 8.1 bluetooth disables after a while

Since my Windows forcefully upgraded from 8 to 8.1 my Microsoft Designer Mouse stopped working properly. It's a Bluetooth Low Energy device. It pairs well. Works for some 3-7min and stops working. ...
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Laptop sounds not heard through my Corseca Byte Bluetooth Headset

I have a Dell XPS 15 L502X model laptop and a corseca byte bluetooth headset. I got my headset connected to my laptop but the problem is there is no transmission of sounds through the headset. I ...
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Output audio to both internal (conexant) speakers and bluetooth speaker on Windows 8

I have found many threads of people discussing this both on SuperUser and elsewhere, but after several hours I am unable to find any working solution. A couple of old related Questions about this for ...
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Connecting Bluetooth headset to pc

I have a Plantronics M25 bluetooth headset and I want to connect it to my HP EliteBook 8470p, it has Broadcom 20702 Bluetooth 4.0 Adapter. My pc just doesn't detect my headset. Searching the ...
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Bluetooth keyboard not working with Windows 10

I've recently acquired a Microsoft Sculpt Mobile Keyboard and it works fine on Windows 7. However, it doesn't work on Windows 10. It is detected as a Bluetooth device, it asks me to type a pairing ...
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Windows 10: Any way to quickly remove and then re-pair a specific Bluetooth device?

I have a Bluetooth mouse which I generally like a lot. However, when I use it with Windows, the mouse will sometimes take an extremely long time (think upwards of two minutes) to wake up after being ...
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Windows 7 BlueTooth audio connects but not as audio device (and error 0x80004005)

Have bought this T-666 audio device from banggood: http://www.banggood.com/3_5mm-Wireless-NFC-Bluetooth-4_0-Audio-Stereo-Music-Receiver-Car-Aux-Adapter-p-985918.html Good sound quality via Android ...
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headset not connecting via Bluetooth on Windows 8.1

I have this headset : http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00HWT8I24 And I have this Bluetooth adapter on my PC: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00HF8K0O6 I'm trying to connect the headset to my ...
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Unable to turn off Bluetooth in Windows 10

My Laptop got upgraded to Windows 10 yesterday. Since then, I can't turn off the Bluetooth. Clicking the Bluetooth icon in the Action center opens the PC settings. There it's searching for other ...
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Does Bluetooth 4.0 improve audio quality?

I moved a part of this question from the Electrical Engineering forum here, since I was suggested that it is more appropriate here. I ordered a pair of Bluetooth headphones which apparently ...
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Windows 10: How to treat a bluetooth “Game Controller” as a Generic device?

I am trying to connect and develop for the Wii U pro controller. On Windows 7 and Mac I can successfully connect the controller to Windows and use it through the Microsoft bluetooth stack. However, ...
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CSR Bluetooth Dongle can't connect to remote devices

I'm using the Sitecom CN-524 bluetooth dongle with the CSR8510A10 chipset to connect my android tablet to my desktop PC (windows 7 x64). The driver I'm using for the dongle is the Generic Bluetooth ...
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How to connect to an iMac with USB and Bluetooth disabled

I was trying to troubleshoot audio streaming issues between my SSL Nucleus Soundcard/Control-Surface and my new iMac running 10.10.5. As it turns out the Nucleus is USB2 and all my iMac ports are ...
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Simultaneous use of A2DP and HFP bluetooth profiles

Is there any general support for this in any OS? I'm trying to use my Sennheiser URBANITE XL Wireless headphones to play a game on Windows 10 and talk on Teamspeak simultaneously. I can't figure out ...
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Bluetooth RFCOMM TDI not working y510p

Today I played a little with my PC's bluetooth, connecting and disconnecting it to an app I maid in android. For some reason, it just stopped working - it didn't allocate new COM ports for ...
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Can I enable Bluetooth on a Lenovo E520 running Windows 10?

I downloaded this driver, but Windows blocks the setup from running saying it's incompatible. Are there any way to get Bluetooth running on this computer?
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USB vendor and product ID

I am an embedded systems engineer and eager to learn USB. So, I started by looking at the device manager in windows to get a persepective how the usb devices are identified and what are the specific ...
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Bad sounding audio from a Sony SRS-X2 Bluetooth when connected to a Dell Inspiron laptop but fine via Android phones

I have a Sony SRS-X2 Bluetooth speaker and I’m trying to get it to work with my Dell Inspiron laptop running Windows 10. It works fine on the two Android phones that i have but when I connect it to my ...
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Bluetoothctl Failing to pair with speakers, AuthenticationFailed

I'm trying to connect my Lenovo Carbon X1 to a bluetooth speaker(Watson CO 4015 MUB) using bluetoothctl. Unfortunately the pairing process fails with error : org.bluez.Error.AuthenticationFailed. I ...
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My fitbit isn't picking up on my Windows 10 bluetooth settings

I got the new Fitbit app on my Windows 10 laptop last night. I want to be able to sync my Charge with my laptop, so I says that I need to go to settings and pair my Fitbit with my laptop. My Fitbit ...
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Where is Bluetooth connection data stored on windows 10?

I'm trying to find a way to connect a PS4 controller via Bluetooth to my PC. The issue I'm having is that on Windows 10 you can't attempt a connection using the pairing code like you could with W7. ...