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

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HP Envy 15-j101ex - Windows 10 Pro x64 - HyperV - startup Freeze

I have an HP Envy 15-j101ex laptop. It is running Windows 10 Pro 64 bit. It has the latest BIOS from HP: Insyde F.65 I need to turn ON Hyper-V (hyper-V Hypervisor) to create some virtual machines. ...
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Sonny Erickson c510 Backup

In what folder does the computer save the file with the backed-up contacts from the phone? I have a sonny erickson c510 and windows 7
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I can't turn bluetooth on or off

I have a Dell XPS L502x laptop with windows 8.1 and I am trying to turn bluetooth on. I tried going to this setting: Change PC settings > PC and devices > Bluetooth > Manage Bluetooth devices,...
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Bluetooth mouse has to pair everytime for different device

Background: I am using Windows 10, I have a Microsoft Sculpt Comfort Mouse, I am using this mouse for my personal laptop(PC-A) and business laptop(PC-B). Situation: When I pair it with PC-A at home,...
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Bluetooth file transfer says “The request could not be honored”

When I try to send a file to my DROIDX phone using the default Windows bluetooth file transfer utility, I get a message that reads "The request could not be honored" and I am unable to transfer the ...
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How to force Skype for Business to use a loudspeaker?

I have three audio devices connected to my PB: a USB loudspeaker A, a USB headset B and a bluetooth loudspeaker C - which is the same as A, just connected by BT instead of USB. All three work fine as ...
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Bluetooth headphones backward compatibility

Couple of days back I have bought Skullcandy uproar bluetooth headset. It works well with mobile phone, but when paired with my Windows 10 laptop, it is detected as handsfree. I could see both '...
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PC based wireless audio receiver (…bluetooth?)

The idea: Having one stationary PC+speakers able to receive and play audio from any mobile devices that come and go (android / laptops). One at a time, just have the PC work as remote speakers. My ...
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Bluetooth devices disappear after connecting on Windows 7

I've been trying couple of Bluetooth USB sticks on Windows 7 64bit. Old noname BT 2.0 with CSR chipset, "Generic BT Radio" driver: works only in one specific PC USB Port some devices pair after a ...
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Microsoft Designer mouse can't pair on Lenovo, Windows 7 laptop

I've tried it all, I purchased a Microsoft Designer Bluetooth® Mouse, but unable to pair it with my Lenovo Thinkpad Edge e520. Tried to update system with this, but installation process is stopped ...
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Broadcom 43142 Bluetooth not working

I am using a Lenovo B590 running Debian Jessie ❆ ~ け (ke) ➭ lsusb Bus 004 Device 004: ID 058f:6366 Alcor Micro Corp. Multi Flash Reader Bus 004 Device 003: ID 2516:0004 Bus 004 Device 002: ID 8087:...
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Mismatch between Bluetooth chip OUI and manufacturer name

I am listing all USB devices on my machine using lsusb. As you can see, my laptop is using Broadcom BCM20702 BT chip. Now, I get information on the BT interface as following: The BD address ...
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Is there a Bluetooth TRRS Headset Adapter for Audio jack on my Chromebook?

My Chromebook has Bluetooth, but as of writing, ChromeOS does not support HSP or A2DP, so I cannot play music or record audio through my Bluetooth wireless headset. I very much would like to be able ...
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How can I install Microsoft Bluetooth Stack on my laptop?

The Toshiba Bluetooth Stack is giving me a hard time to manage and I want to switch to Microsoft's. My netbook uses Microsoft's and I am fine with it. How can I install it on my laptop? I followed ...
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Why is Pulseaudio sometimes failing to redirect sound to a different output?

I am using Ubuntu with PulseAudio. I have a bluetooth external speaker which pairs and shows up in this dialog: Sometimes choosing "Headser X7" redirects the sound successfully, sometimes not. ...
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Expose a wired keyboard connected to a laptop to an iOS device as a Bluetooth keyboard

I have a keyboard connected to my Windows laptop and I'd like to use it as a Bluetooth keyboard discoverable by my iOS device. In essence, I want my iOS device to be able to connect to the laptop via ...
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Recover USB Bluetooth dongle PIN (Acer BT-600)

I found and old Acer BT-600 USB BlueTooth Dongle and wanted to use it to pair my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS laptop with my Nexus 5. On pairing I my Nexus asks about the BlueTooth Dongle PIN, but I have no idea ...
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Logicool M555b Bluetooth mouse, Lenovo Y580, Bluetooth connection drops

Any ideas on this? When I leave my Bluetooth mouse untouched for some time, the connection drops. Moving the mouse and cycling its power don't solve the problem. If I open the wireless/Bluetooth ...
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Bluetooth not working on Lenovo G Series

My Lenovo laptop has suddenly stopped letting me use Bluetooth to transfer data from my phone. Every time I have to reinstall the device drivers of Bluetooth from devmgmt to be able to use it again. ...
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Lenovo E330 - Intel N-2230 Bluetooth issue

My E330 is behaving very oddly. I had connected a Bluetooth keyboard, using the built in Intel Bluetooth adapter. I don't use this Bluetooth keyboard every day - just when in certain locations (it's ...
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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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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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use keyboard wireless receiver to pair with Xbox 360 controller

I've got an old "Logitech Cordless Desktop S520 Keyboard and Mouse". It comes with a wireless receiver. Is it possible to use that Logitech receiver to pair up with a wireless xbox 360 controller? ...
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Why one the sound mode of my bluetooth device is not available?

I tried some bluetooth audio. It seems that there is an option in sounds menu whether it should be a headset or headphone. Setting it as headset gives clear sound. Setting it as headphone gives ...
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Bluetooth headphones: great call quality on android, poor quality on PC

I saw similar questions here and here, but I'm not really satisfied with that ones. So here it goes: I've got Sony's SBH52 Bluetooth headset, and it works with great quality on calls connected to my ...
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Connect Lenovo T61p with iPhone via Bluetooth

Setup: - Lenovo T61p (6458-5KG) running Windows7 - iPhone G3S I am unable to connect my laptop to my iPhone via Bluetooth (I would like to use the iPhone as modem). My system is unable to find the ...
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Debian doesn't find Bluetooth device on Lenovo x200

I can't make my Debian work with Lenovo x200's Bluetooth. According to specification, there is Bluetooth adapter, but I cant find it with lspci, lsusb and dmesg root@altera-laptop:~# lspci 00:00.0 ...
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Can I use several bluetooth headsets?

I want to watch movies with my friends. It seems that I can select one device as default audio. What about if I want to watch with my friends?
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Play phone's audio through GNU/Linux server over bluetooth

I'd like to let my phone play its music via my home-server's speakers. This home-server is a headless OrangePi box running Debian (and with a bluetooth dongle in one of its USB ports). I followed ...
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Plantronics BackBeat GO 2 can't connect with Dell M6800 even pairing successfully

This problem drives me crazy, I did everything I can.. The headset "Plantronics BackBeat GO 2" can connect with my iPad, my Android phone and my Lenovo laptop, however, it can't work with my laptop ...
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How do I remap Home Button key with Escape key on Apple keyboard?

I bought a bluetooth keyboard for $13, and it's pretty good except instead of the Esc key, there's a little square and it opens up Internet Explorer when it's pressed! I've tried 3 key remapping ...
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Turning on Bluetooth disables WiFi on Yoga 2

I have a Lenovo Yoga 2. The moment that I turn on Bluetooth, the WiFi drops out - I lose connection, and connecting again shows "connection failed". If I turn the Bluetooth off, WiFi can reestablish ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 MacbookPro Bluetooth not working

I just fresh installed Ubuntu 14.04 on My MacbookPro. Everything is working fine except for the Bluetooth. I'm trying to pair my MagicMouse and my phone but I cannot find any device. When I type ...
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Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E520 Win8 64-bit Bluetooth Compatibility issues

When I try to install the Lenovo Official bluetooth driver on Win8 I get this [messages] (https://fbcdn-sphotos-c-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-frc1/400578_10152802867230198_482164324_n.jpg): my ...
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Bluetooth headset for Lenovo Thinkpad T420

I want to buy a headset which could connect wirelessly with Lenovo Thinkpad T420. I want to know if any bluetooth headset is compatible with it, or whether there is some technical specification I ...
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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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How to add Android phone as a COM port in Windows 10 (via Bluetooth)?

My phone is Meizu M2, which I'd like to connect with my Windows 10 PC (via Bluetooth). I'm using an external bluetooth adapter for the PC. There's an android app called "Arduino Bluetooth RC Car" (...
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Bluetooth headset randomly stops audio, continues after turning it off

I have a Bluetooth headset. When I connect it to my laptop (Thinkpad T520, Win 10), it plays music normally, but after a random time (5-20 minutes) it stops playing audio. The laptop still shows that ...
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How can I setup a Bluetooth device to serve web pages to a BT client via TCP/HTTP?

I'm thinking of making a linux-based Blueooth enabled device, which allows an external client (e.g. a laptop) to connect to it via TCP over Bluetooth and retrive web pages which allow it to interact ...
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Mpow Streambot 2-in-1 sending audio to Windows 10/64

I have the Mpow Streambot bluetooth transceiver and it works very well when connecting to simple devices like my bluetooth headphones, where it takes audio signal from a standard 3.5mm connection and ...
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Activate Bluetooth on a Dell Precision M4600, how to do that?

I already checked inside the BIOS. There you can control, whether Bluetooth and WLAN belong together when using the hardware switch on the right side of the device. This is the case in my situation. ...
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how to transfer PC audio to bluetooth

I got Jabra Bluetooth and I paired with my Bluetooth Device which is inbuilt in the System: Dell Inspiron 7520 SE. When i view the Volume Mixer Properties, I see the following I checked my Device ...
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Bluetooth keyboard disconnecting, requires re-pairing to connect again

So I got a Bluetooth keyboard a few weeks ago and it's not too bad for the price I got it at, but it's got one major flaw. After leaving it for ~30 minutes my laptop forgets about it. It doesn't ...
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Enabling windows 7 to allow bluetooth file transfers without confirmation

I have a phone that I am using to transfer file in between my various computer using bluetooth. I can easily push files from my computers onto my phone quickly and easily (computers run windows 7, ...
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Totally automatic Bluetooth connection to Windows 7 Laptop

I have seen similar questions but nothing exactly describing my problem. I have a dell Inspiron laptop running Windows 7. Recently, I bought a set of IWANTIT ISBT10013 wireless Bluetooth speakers. ...
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Bluetooth headphones echo voice and have no playback with some applications

I have a pair of Sony mdrxb950bt/b headphones. After pairing them to my Windows 10 laptop, I noticed that it would play back sounds that came through my microphone. According to sony forums, you can ...
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Windows 10 Bluetooth cannot find my Sony MDR-XB950BT/B Headphones

The cable that I used to connect my headphones to my laptop broke. I found it unreasonable to pay $55 for a new one, so I decided that trying to figure out how to pair them with my laptop would be ...
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HP Bluetooth mouse works in OSX on Macbook but not in Windows 8.1 (Boot Camp)

I installed Windows 8.1 today in a Boot Camp partition on my Macbook Pro. I installed the Boot Camp drivers (uses one setup file that installs a bunch of drivers). So theoretically, this HP Bluetooth ...
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How to pair Motorola Barcode Scanner with bluetooth to my mobile device?

I bought a LI4278, but I can't figure out how to pair with my Android mobile device. The barcode scanner didn't come with a manual.
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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 ...