Bluetooth is a wireless technology designed for short range communication between compatible devices. The Linux kernel includes the BlueZ Bluetooth stack.

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Connect klip xtreme bluetooth headset to ubuntu

I am trying to connect an klip xtreme khs-630 bluetooth headset to an Ubuntu 15.04 dual boot laptop. I am able to connect it, and in sound settings I see it under "play through", but when I select ...
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Bluetooth on Lenovo G780

It's just not working. In bluetooth settings it says that bluetooth is disabled and switching it does nothing. ~$ rfkill list 0: ideapad_wlan: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no ...
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indicator-bluetooth-service high CPU and memory usage

The indicator-bluetooth-service is using up 50-75% of my CPU and memory and making my fan go crazy. Killing it alleviates the issue temporarily, as not long after, it starts up again hogging my ...
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Bluetooth Atheros 0cf3:3004 does not work in Ubuntu 14.10

In the Bluetooth GUI, I can select "On", but Bluetooth remains disabled. I cannot select Visibility "On." My computer is not connecting over Bluetooth to other devices. How do I turn on Bluetooth? ...
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org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.UnknownMethod on auth.log

My auth.log is full with error messages of freedesktop, most of them look more or less as follows: May 25 07:59:40 lati dbus[425]: message repeated 7 times: [ [system] Rejected send message, 3 ...
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How to make python module run in dist-packages folders in the desired order?

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I have installed a python module called PyBluez. When I compile and install the module from source code, the output is installed in the folder ...
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Bluetooth not working after upgrading from 14.10 to 15.04

I upgraded to Ubuntu 15.04. After all the restarts, things were fine. I shut the machine down. Next morning, I restarted and my bluetooth keyboard (Logitech diNovo, about 6 years old) wasn't working. ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Bluetooth will not Enable

I just recently installed Ubuntu on my Lenovo Yoga as a dual boot. But due to unfortunate circumstances, my audio jack doesn't work. I usually use bluetooth, but whenever I try to enable bluetooth and ...
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ubuntu 15.04 - bluetooth not detecting nor being detected - acer aspire

I've been trying to get the issue solved elsewhere but nothing worked out, installed all possible packages but still nothing. I got a Acer Aspire V13, just installed Ubuntu 15.04, bluetooth icon is ...
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Bluetooth audio-output missing after updates!

My Sony MDR-1RBT bluetooth headphones were working fine until not too long ago, they always have. But after I installed some updates (via the automatic-update) and restarted Unity (for an unrelated ...
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How to pair external bluetooth keyboard to ubuntu touch BQ phone

How do I pair external bluetooth keyboard to ubuntu touch phone (Aquaris by BQ) build r22? Behaviour: Keyboard is recognised by bluetooth manager, but button is & stays grey unable to pair. ...
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Wi-Fi doesn't work with Bluetooth on Ubuntu 15.04

Good day! I have a Dell Inspiron 3542 laptop (Pentium 3558U, 4 GB RAM, 500 GB HDD, Intel HD Graphics, Bluetooth 4.0) and Linux Ubuntu 15.04 x64 (stable) freshly installed and updated. My main issue is ...
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bluetooth on ubuntu 15.04\

I recently updated to ubuntu 15 from 14 and I noticed that the bluetooth (B.T.) connection is lost. I used the B.T. for plugging a bamboo tablet and it was working fine for ubuntu 14, but now the ...
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Ubuntu Vivid Vervet: Compatable Bluetooth Keyboard and Mouse: System76 Gazelle hardware

I recently upgraded to Vivid Vervet on my System76 Gazelle laptop. The upgrade went perfect, updated my bluetooth drivers using System76 repository. The problem, I am pairing my Apple Bluetooth A1314 ...
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Bluetooth disconnects, when wireless LAN is heavily loaded

Has anybody already had an issue with the Bluetooth Loudspeakers (Bose) that the sound is interrupted or stops sometimes. After some testing I found out if I disable Wireless LAN the connection works ...
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How do I get my Apple Wireless Keyboard and Magic Mouse to work on Ubuntu 14.04?

I know I have already asked one Ubuntu question but that's just cause I've been having to borrow someone else's usb keyboard and mouse all this time... I have tried to set it up in the Bluetooth ...
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Bluez cannot pair

I have installed BlueZ5 from https://launchpad.net/~vidplace7/+archive/ubuntu/bluez5 on Ubuntu 14.04. Everything works fine, I can scan, connect to devices that don't need authentication, etc. ...
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What applications will be broken on Ubuntu 14.04 to upgrade Bluez from 4.x to the latest 5.x?

Ubuntu 14.04 is still using Bluez 4.x which is unfriendly to BLE (bluetooth low energy). I would like to upgrade to the latest Bluez 5.x but worried about the impact. What will be the problems, if ...
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Trouble with configuring networking devices

I have a dual boot system. With Windows in the other partition. My wifi-hotspot and bluetooth works perfectly there but in ubuntu i face this issue where in hotspot creation says that there is only ...
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Bluetooth music playback slow and choppy

How do you diagnose slow choppy sound playback with Bluetooth headsets on Ubuntu 14.04? My headset worked perfectly on 12.04, but after I upgraded to 14.04, I can still pair just fine and select the ...
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Bluetooth software dont find any device bluetooth dont work dont pair! [closed]

Wi-fi work fine but Bluetooth dont. I have Broadcom BCM 943142Y I have Broadcom BCM 943142Y and i  have the latest driver installed and bluetooth doesn't work with Ubuntu 14.10 from Linux. Wi FI work ...
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bluetooth or GPS

I'm proud to have bought a Aquaris E4.5 with Ubuntu Edition. However, the GPS is not enabled. I flashed the system and get the rc 20150508 image (version 23). It solved the GPS problem. However, the ...
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Bluetooth Manager no loger find Bluetooth Devices - yet connects to headset

I have Ubuntu 14.04.1 and am running Unity. Using Gnome Bluetooth Manager (Tried blueman also) . It used to discover new bluetooth devices - it no longer does - yet still connects to my bluetooth ...
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How to use the terminal on Ubuntu 14.04 to connect to remote bluetooth device?

I would like to connect to a Bluetooth device remotely running on Bluetooth Classic, not BLE. This is easy if I can use the UI. For some reason, I would like to use the terminal to do the connection. ...
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Laggy/jumpy/erratic bluetooth mouse in Ubuntu 15.04

I installed Ubuntu 15.04 (64 bit) on a DELL XPS 13 (model 9343, BIOS A03) notebook. I use a DELL bluetooth mouse but sometimes it behaves erratically (laggy, jumpy). What could be causing that? Is ...
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How to connect Jawbone Mini-Jambox to Ubuntu 15.04 via Bluetooth?

Everyone else on the planet seems to be able to pair with their Jambox except me. When attempting to pair my J2013 with my Ubuntu laptop, the device is not obviously found. What I do see is a MAC ...
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Audio is not streamed to bluetooth headset

i bought a new bluetooth headset for cordless music but my ubuntu notebook does not want to play any music over it. However, it does connect to it and i can choose it in pulseaudio-manager but music ...
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Logitech bluetooth keyboard pairing change

The Logitech bluetooth keyboard Y-R0021 pairs smoothly. It is an «Ipad» model which comes with a «Home» button instead of «Escape». However, there seems to be no way to access the F keys (F1, F2, ...
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Logitech MX Master Mouse pairs, but won't work

Recently purchased a Logitech MX Master Mouse for use with my Ubuntu desktop and OS X laptop. It pairs completely effortlessly not even a PIN required - but then I can't do anything else with it. ...
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How to remap a bluetooth keyboard

I have a bluetooth keyboard (here is the link of keyboard's manual: http://cdn.targus.com/web/uk/downloads/akb32it_user_guide.pdf) and I want to remap that keyboard. I already tried using xmodmap, but ...
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Bluetooth Mouse Paired but not working

I managed to pair my generic bluetooth mouse with my Ubuntu 15.04. But it doesn't seem to work just yet, although the bluetooth settings says that I am connected with the mouse and the mouse's laser ...
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bluetooth not working in ubuntu 15.04.It's displaying “no adapter found” on my hp pavilion

anmol@anmol-HP-Pavilion-g6-Notebook-PC:~$ sudo service bluetooth status sudo: /var/lib/sudo writable by non-owner (040777), should be mode 0700 [sudo] password for anmol: ● bluetooth.service - ...
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Bluetooth Setup Refuses to use the Dummy “0000” PIN

How do I fix this? Every time I try to select the dummy "0000" PIN it reverts to the random PIN which makes it impossible to add any gamepad or device that does not have a method to enter the PIN. ...
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How to enable bluetooth on a HP ProBook 430 with a Realtek 8723BE

The built in drivers from Ubuntu 12 and Ubuntu 14 are not able to support bluetooth functionality of my RTL8723BE chip. I used to install the drivers from this two unofficial repos: ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 does not recognize bluetooth beatspill

I have turned on Bluetooth (and as visible) on Ubuntu 14.04 but it does not recognize any devices, but keeps on searching. Any idea why?
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Spector T230 is not being detected [closed]

Hope someone can help me out with this. I got a Spector bluettooh speaker and I can't manage to get it detected by Kubuntu bluettooth wizard. I am wondering if anyone have experience dealing with ...
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USB and Bluetooth not working with 14.04 on Dell Inspiron14R N4010

I am new to Linux and installed v. 14.04 LTS on my Dell inspiron 14r n4010. Everything is going perfect but with some issues: 1.USB is not working at all. None of my flash drive or USB modem ...
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Bluetooth with Kernel 3.18 on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm running the kernel me@me:~$ uname -r 3.18.0-031800-generic because I need support for MST. Since I've installed this, I cannot connect with my bluetooth headset(or mobile phone). For a short ...
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Bluetooth no detected on Ubuntu 15.4

I have samsung slate, i just upgrade on ubuntu 15.4 and bluetooth is not found. It was working on 14.10... The answer of lsusb is: Bus 004 Device 004: ID 10c4:ea60 Cygnal Integrated Products, Inc. ...
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Chrome will not play audio to the correct output

Google Chrome will not play music through my Jambox (a bluetooth speaker). I can play music from Firefox and VLC to the speaker, but chrome always plays on my built in laptop speakers. My laptop is ...
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how to send data from phone to ubuntu 12.04 through bluetooth?

I have a samsung galaxy grand prime phone. I am able to send data from laptop to phone using bluetooth without any problem, but cant do the same from phone to laptop. Thanks in advance!
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Bluetooth not working after upgrade to 15.04

After upgrading from 14.04 to 15.04, my Bluetooth is not working anymore. I don't have the icon in the taskbar. When I go to Bluetooth in System Settings, it says Bluetooth disabled. Does anyone have ...
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Bluetooth audio device connected but not showing up in audio devices

Ubuntu 15.04 Dell XPS-13 I can connect my audio devices via Bluetooth, but I can not use them as they don't show up in sounds settings as an output option (or input option). How do I fix this?
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Bluetooth not connecting to devices even though it recognizes them

I'm runing 15.04 on a dell xps 13 bluetooth recognises devices when i try to add them but won't let me connect to them Here is the results from my terminal. ~ $ uname -a; lspci -nnk | grep -iA2 net; ...
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Dell Wireless 360 bluetooth not working in lubuntu 14.04 LTS

Guys i just recently installed lubuntu 14.04 lts on my old dell latitude D530 with a Dell wireless 360 bluetooth module in it. Love the OS very much but the bluetooth is not working. Bluetooth is ...
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Bluetooth does not detect devices on lenovo with 12.04

I am new to Ubuntu and I am not good at this, but I did a clean install on my Lenovo Z5070 with Ubuntu 12.04 and 3.13 kernel all by myself. My bluetooth can not detect devices, I have tried blueman ...
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use ubuntu app on raspberry

i want send file via raspberry pi to other phone via obex object push profile ... in raspberry pi i can use ussp-push but this app is very very slow i test this app in ubuntu and raspberry raspbian ...
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ASUS X550LD Bluetooth Driver Installation

I have ubuntu 14.04.02 on Asus x550ld Laptop, bluetooth is not working on my system please help me to install and enable bluetooth
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Nokia X6 Unable to connect as modem via bluetooth on Ubuntu 15.04

I'm using Nokia X6. With the older versions of Ubuntu, I was able to connect to internet via Bluetooth. But now on 15.04 I'm unable to do the same. With data cable it get's connected. Someone please ...
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Bluetooth starts up at login [duplicate]

This has always annoyed me. Bluetooth turns on when I boot up my laptop, and it's a real drain if I forget to turn it off. It's been a year, and I'd like to find the solution, finally, here. Thank ...