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I have a Compaq Presario CQ57-435EQ laptop, and i don't know how to enable Bluetooth. Can anyone help me? I have Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, and i used it for weeks, still using it.

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Try enabling your Bluetooth device in your laptops BIOS. That fixed it for my Thinkpad x60. – Naseschwarz Jun 15 '12 at 18:04
Hmm... can't find an option... – Tibi Jun 16 '12 at 10:05
Idk what to choose in bios but here is what i get when i terminal "rfkill list" 1: hp-bluetooth: Bluetooth Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: yes posted the bluetooth only – Tibi Jun 16 '12 at 13:54
If your question is solved, please add the solution that helped you fix your problem as an answer so as to help those who have the same problem in the future. Thanks! – jokerdino Jun 17 '12 at 11:27
Didn't know my hardware switch was Fn+Alt+F12. Now it works. Anyway thanks for trying. Sorry for long reply but I needed to reinstall my system, and forgot about the whole thing. – Tibi Jan 6 '13 at 17:38

It may not have bluetooth. I have two computers the one that I use is a CQ57-229WM and my other is a CQ57-339WM. I have heard that some models in the CQ57 Series have bluetooth and other do not. Check on the the HP website--they should have more information.

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