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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Headset bluetooth scanned as unknown on Ubuntu 14.04

I got bluetooth headset some days ago and since then I've tried to pair it with my notebook that contains Ubuntu 14.04 installed on it, but it hasn't worked so far. In order to pair it I tried blueman ...
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How to change device class of a bluetooth headset?

I have a bluetooth headset which is detected as keyboard. Is it posible to change it's device class in Ubuntu?
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bluetooth headset problem (Ausdom m04 with bluetooth 4.0)

I have a bluetooth headset (Ausdom m04). At first, I couldn't set up the device as the laptop couldn't find the device. Then, after a couple of hours, I managed to connect it but there was no sound. ...
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Apple Wireless Keyboard won't connect in 15.10

I have an Apple Wireless Keyboard and Trackpad (2 AA battery version of both, not the latest models that charge via a lightning cable), running Ubuntu 15.10 64-bit on an Intel NUC6i5SYK, kernel ...
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bluetooth devices not showing in ubuntu 14.04

I have Ubuntu 14.04 and windows 8.1 dual boot. And in my ubuntu OS I got Bluetooth installed in it. I wanted to connect my bluetooth device, like my phone, my bluetooth headphones etc. But it does not ...
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Cannot scan for bluetooth devices at all and computer cannot be found

The UI seems to be working as expected, but no devices are found. When switching the device to discoverable, it cannot be found. When I switch the bluetooth device off, I cannot later restart it. It ...
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Mac Bluetooth Wireless keyboard and keypad

I am not very fond of Mac-devices except for the bluetooth keyboard. In Ubuntu 15.04 it was working great! Until I installed the 15.10... Before I upgraded Ubuntu it was possible for me to use the ...
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Can't turn on bluetooth once it is turned off

I'm using ubuntu 15.10, kernel version 4.2.0-25. My laptop is Dell Inspiron 14-3452 The problem is that I can't turn bluetooth back on once I disable it. The only way to turn enable it is to reboot. ...
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Bluetooth is working but I cant connect any devices (Dell Precision M4800 + Ubuntu 15.10)

Here some informations: cloudman@frog2:~$ dmesg | grep Blue<br> [ 120.436803] Bluetooth: Core ver 2.20<br> [ 120.436814] Bluetooth: HCI device and connection manager ...
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Can't connect to Blueport XP serial adapter - 15.10

I recently got a Blueport XP bluetooth serial adapter to connect to the console port of various devices (routers, etc). When I connect via Windows, it creates a com port that I can connect via PuTTY. ...
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Unable to connect bose soundlink AE2 headphones

this is my first question here, so sorry if there is something wrong about the rules. I just installed Kubuntu 15.04 and i tried to connect my Bose headphones soundlink 2. Bluedevil service reconize ...
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hcitool scan not returning any results (ubuntu 14.04) [on hold]

I have a Bluetooth mouse connected in Ubuntu 14.04, but I need to reconnect every time I reboot. To resolve this, my first step was to try to find the MAC for the mouse using hcitool scan, but even ...
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Bluetooth not pairing 15.04

I am trying to pair my Milwaukee m12 bluetooth speaker with my desktop, but it will not find the speaker. It pairs with my phone so the speaker's bluetooth is working. My phone pairs with my desktop ...
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Bluetooth not working on Asus K550J

Hello I've been through many troubles since I installed Ubuntu (15.10) but I need help to solve this one. Bluetooth is not working on my laptop. It's not soft blocked or similiar but I can't get it ...
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Share ubuntu internet connection to iphone 6s using bluetooth or usb (not wifi)

Hello i have my laptop it has better wifi card from iphone 6s so i can have internet access only from my laptop via wifi. Is there a way to share the internet connection also on my phone? I know I ...
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Bluetooth not working

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my HP Notebook.When I try to find a Bluetooth device from my pc, it doesn't show any device nor I can find my pc from any Bluetooth device even when bluetooth is turned ...
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enable wifi and bluetooth

when i push the wifi bouton the wifi and bluetooth steal doesnt work i thing there is a problem with the driver carte i have COMPAQ presario CQ57 i try the sleep mode truc but doesnt work too lspci ...
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Messed up bluetooth configuration, cannot see or connect to bluetooth devices

After a glitch, I tried reinstalling my bluetooth packages (Like attempting to uninstall bluetooth in device manager in Windows) and hcitool scan brings up the error "Device is not available: No such ...
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Lenovo - wifi and bluetooth problem [duplicate]

I've got problem with my wifi since I installed ubuntu 14.04. I've got very poor signal, wifi is unstable (disconnecting and connecting) especially while using torrent. When I disconnect from wifi ...
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very bad bluetooth connection with an audio speaker

After much help from you guys i managed to make my bluetooth adapter working. Everything pairs with it now. But the problem now is, that after a short time playing music to an audio speaker the ...
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sim card and contact management through bluetooth carkit connection

It is great to have the bluetooth software upgraded in OTA9 and see the bluetooth connection between my BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition and car handsfree kit working nicely. Having two SIM cards in my ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 hangs on shutdown after package removal

The problem My Ubunutu 14.04 laptop will not shutdown anymore from the command line or from the reboot button in the OS. It hangs at the shutdown screen indefinitely. This problem started a few days ...
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How to use Computer as a HeadSet using a bluetooth dongle paired with Android phone

My goal is simple. Whenever someone makes a called on my phone I want to be able to use my computer as a headset. This way I could use my Mic to talk back at the person on the other end, and my ...
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Dispositivo Bluetooth no funciona - Bluetooth device does not work

Soy un novato en Linux. Instalé Ubuntu 15.10 en una computadora Toshiba Satellite y no me reconoce el Bluetooth. Me voy a las configuraciones para activarlo pero me aparece una leyenda que dice ...
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Wifi / WLAN, Bluetooth, UMTS or other wireless devices don't work on Ubuntu [on hold]

After a new installation of Ubuntu some or all of my wireless adapters don't work anymore. They are still working on Windows. What is the problem?
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Have the BT mouse detected and started automatically

Have a Bluetooth mouse that has been setup a while ago. And the Bluetooth indicator in the top bar shows the mouse. It says Bluetooth ON Visible OFF Bluetooth Mouse connection OFF When I switch on ...
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Ubuntu Gnome 15.10-16.04 Dell XPS15 9530: Bluetooth doesn' work

Device loaded with Ubuntu Gnome works perfectly with one exception: bluetooth. I cannot get any response from Broadcom 4352. Tried to replace driver (see there) -no success. Any advice would be ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 Bluetooth Won't Capture (Will Connect)

I am currently using a Ubuntu 15.10 VM on Workstation w/ a USB dongle installed and operating at 100% on the host machine. When I connect the dongle to the VM using the menu options I get the usual ...
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how do I get my hp 100 printer to work

just installed ubuntu, and my hp100 Bluetooth printer is recognized, but it will not allow me to turn the connection on and print. any solutions would be very appreciated
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Bluetooth not working on lenovo g50-30 (Ubuntu 15.10)

Problem above. If you need any more information feel free to ask me. movioli@movioli-Lenovo-G50-30:~$ lsusb Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0003 Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub Bus 001 Device 006: ID ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 + bluetooth microphone does not produce sound

I am trying to use a bluetooth microphone (Nolan MIC Bluetooth Wireless Microphone) with my Ubuntu 14.04 box. Using the standard bluetooth tool, I can connect to the device and I can see it appearing ...
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Apple Wireless Keyboard does not reconnect reliably after reboot (Ubuntu 15.10)

I tried to set up my Apple Wireless Keyboard with UbuntuGNOME 15.10, which for the most part works flawlessly until I reboot. After rebooting, I have a 20% chance the keyboard reconnects and actually ...
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How can I use my laptop as a Bluetooth input device?

I just got a USB bluetooth dongle, and I'd like to use it to Connect my laptop to my Android tablet as a slave device. and Route input from my USB Xbox 360 controller to the bluetooth dongle. I ...
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bluetooth apple trackpad stopped working

I've used an apple trackpad on my 14.04LTS ubuntu from day one. Now it has stopped working. The device is visible, pared & trusted, but on my kde bluetooth icon, when I click on it, instead of ...
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Select sound from a2dp with pulseaudio

I have successfully connected my phone to the computer via a2dk (bluetooth audio). Pavucontrol shows in the "input devices" the audio signal of my phone. Nevertheless, the sound is not played by the ...
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Trying to pair Unbuntu with Bluetooth GPS Unit

I a running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on a Chromebook and I am trying to get it to pair with a bluetooth gps unit. I have been following this link and the computer can see the gps unit and shows it's mac ...
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Apple wireless keyboard not detected

my apple wireless keyboard does not show up when searching for devices on bluetooth device search I tried hciconfig on the terminal to check whether bluetooth is off, but it is running. There's ...
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“Bluetooth adapter not found” on HP Pavillion

I have just installed Ubuntu 15.10 on my HP Pavilion 11, but I have not been able to use the bluetooth. I ran the following commands: $ sudo service bluetooth status The output was ...
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Can I run Blueman from Command Line

Is it possible to use the command line to connect to a recent connection of the blueman-manager? The applet has the connection I need saved under "recent connections". Instead of using the mouse to ...
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Bluetooth doesn't work

I've recently installed it on my pc and bluetooth doesn't work at all . I have hp pavilion laptop. I've tried to turn it on from system sitting but it's disabled.I tried to take a screenshot to post ...
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Bluetooth Headset Connected But Does Not Work / “module-bluetooth-discover” fails

I have a bluetooth headset that connects, but does not work. It shows up in devices and in Sound Settings. However, it cannot be selected in Sound Settings. It is also shown as connected in Bluetooth ...
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Connecting by default to Logitech K810 Bluetooth Keyboard Ubuntu 15.10

Saw this Thread about logitech k810 connecting deafult to my desktop ubuntu pc, and was wondering if there are any similar solution for 15.10? This seemse to be working on 14.04 only. "Take a ...
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bluetooth comes on automaticaly after resume

I've updated kubuntu to the latest version a few days ago (on my dell xps13 2015). I notice that bluetooth comes on automatically after each power suspend. I want it to stay disabled. I keep ...
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Install bluetooth or bluez-utils packages fails using bluez-5.37 (or bluez-4.101)

I have compiled bluez 5.37 from sources, and installed it. I would like to install the package bluez-utils, which depends on bluez. sudo apt-get install bluez-utils Reading package lists... Done ...
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bluetoothd[29255]: Unable to get on D-Bus [duplicate]

How to resolve issue mentioned in title with bluez-5.37 and Ubuntu 14.04. $ sudo ./bluetoothd --plugin=time -n bluetoothd[29255]: Bluetooth daemon 5.37 D-Bus setup failed: Name already in use ...
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D-Bus setup failed: Name already in use

How to resolve issue mentioned as title? Trying to execute below command (with bluez-5.37 and Ubuntu 14.04): brij@brij:~/Downloads/bluez-5.37/src$ sudo ./bluetoothd --plugin=time -n ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 connection to Bluetooth SPP device

I have a device that uses Bluetooth communication in SPP (Serial Port Profile) mode. This does NOT require a PIN or password to pair. Every time I attempt to pair my device with Blueman or Bluez, I ...
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After certain software updates, my USB ports and bluetooth are unavailable. Where should I start to troubleshoot?

After most software updates that require a reboot, my USB ports and Bluetooth adapter (internal) become unusable. The USB ports will not recognize anything that is plugged in to them and the Bluetooth ...
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Bluetooth unable to reconnect to paired phone (Ubuntu 15.10)

I have an Asus laptop with no built-in Bluetooth, so I bought a Bluetooth dongle which works perfectly: I'm perfectly able to connect to my phone and play music from my phone through my laptop ...
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Mouse Pad triggers auto click also not smooth

I have an acer aspire 5738 with dual boot Windows 7/Ubuntu 14LTS recent days i am facing some problem while using mouse pad like it is not smooth the cursor moves randomly here there even when none is ...