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I am not able to enable disable bluetooth from system settings buttons are not clickable.

I am not able to connect to bluetooth please help.

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Did you try connecting the bluetooth device first and then running sudo service bluetooth restart – Nitin Venkatesh Nov 20 '11 at 19:12
Great this worked :) – PriteshJ Nov 21 '11 at 11:37
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Try this alternative way

Get your bluetooth device MAC or BT ADD or BlueTooth Address: XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX

In a terminal:

sudo apt-get install bluez

libbluetooth3 will also be installed.

sudo apt-get install python-gobject python-dbus
sudo bluez-simple-agent hci0 XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX

Press the reset or pair button on your keyboard, simple-agent will ask to specify a pin like 1111, then type that pin on the bt keyboard and your bt keyboard is paired.

sudo bluez-test-device trusted XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX yes
sudo /etc/init.d/bluetooth restart

Now your device should be working. Check:


The last messages should be about the paired keyboard (and mouse in my case)

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