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I've started using Kubuntu 12.04 1 week ago, and i'm having a little issue. I can connect my bluetooth headset without any problem, but the sound coming from the headset isn't crystal clear. I can have a really nice sound on Windows 7, but i can't find a way to make it happen on Kubuntu. Like i said, i'm a early user. Sorry for my english.

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The English isn't much of a problem. The description is, however. What do you mean by "isn't crystal clear"? What does the noise sound like? White noise, cracking, thumping? –  FEichinger Nov 2 '12 at 21:27
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Provided you run KDE with pulseaudio you will have access to the audio profile for your Bluetooth headset by installing and running pavucontrol Install pavucontrol.

You need the A2DP protocol for high fidelity sound output. How to do this is illustrated in the accepted answer ot the following question:

Install via the software center

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OH MY GOD!! This just made my bluetooth go crystal clear!! I'm a noob linux user. I'm not lying when i say that see something working so easily, gave me goosebumps! I'm in love with Kubuntu. Beside everything, you guys are SO patient! Thanks Takkat, and thanks everyone! –  Heitor Amaral Nov 4 '12 at 15:58
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