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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were are my Bluetooth files stored?

I downloaded 148 files from a friend, and was able to open only 6 of them. Where are the rest saved? I have tried finding them in: videos -> photos -> album -> saved files My storage shows ...
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Does anyone have bluetooth working on Dell 7559 (intel 3165 ubuntu 16.04)

My bluetooth worked in 15.10 using one of the earlier kernels (4.3?) but I upgraded for better skylake support and my bluetooth no longer works. I can detect a device but it will not connect and play ...
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Bluetooth won't turn on 16.04

Since i've updated to 16.04, I'm having problems to start bluetooth. The last weeks sometimes I had to restart my laptop and then it was all ok. But now it won't turn on by under any circumstances. ...
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No Wifi & Bluetooth detected (Realtek) RTL8723AE card, either Nvidia 820M [closed]

me dirijo ya aqui porque no hay manera de solucionar los problemas de mi Acer con Ubuntu, tengo una tarjeta Wifi + Bluetooth Realtek RTL8723AE y estos drivers no aparecen en la pagina de realtek, ...
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Problem with bluetooth headphones

I have a set of bluetooth headphones I would like to connect to my computer, but whenever they are connected, all I am able to hear is a feedback from a microphone (I believe the microphone that is ...
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bluetoothctl: can't input commands

After installing the latest Bluez package, I ran bluetoothctl. The program starts in the command line and prompts for user input. However, it does not respond to any user input whatsoever. Searching ...
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Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition Bluetooth Car phone

I can pair my Meizu Mx4 ubuntu edition (OTA-8.5) with my handfree car system (Mazda 6). It connects and seems to be fine, but when I make a phone call after 5 minutes it disconnects (with a crushing ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 bluetooth A2DP does not work

I have installed Ubuntu 13.04 in a new partition and I have some issues with bluetooth. I usually use bluetooth to connect to my wireless headset, in the old partition with Ubuntu 12.10 everything is ...
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RT3290 RALINK DRIVER IN UBUNTU

I have found that there is a large community suffering from the problems that the WiFi-Bluetooth card your computer is Ralink RT-3290. It is an problem since 2012-2013. None of the solutions offered ...
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syslog shows 2 users and shows usb device when I didn't use one

So a lot of the syslog code history was deleted just before I was typing this up but here is some of it: SpiRegistry daemon is running with well-known name - org.ally.atspi.Registry Created slice ...
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Bluetooth status: inactive (dead)

When I try to activate usb on my laptop, I can't see my device. I see the message below when I request the status of bluetooth. bluetooth.service - Bluetooth service Loaded: loaded (/lib/systemd/...
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mobile network [via bluetooth] not continous on lenovo g50-70

I have Ubuntu 14.04 and windows 8.1 dual boot. In Ubuntu 14.04 I have Bluetooth installed. When I connect my laptop with mobile-broadband to use Internet, the connection automatically [continuously] ...
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Ubuntu Mate 16.04 doesn't ask for pairing code to connect Apple Keyboard

I have a Linux Ubuntu Mate 16.04 on an Intel NUC i5 NUC5i5RYK. I had problems with headphones jack, just after 1 month was been purchased, and sent it to warranty, Intel changed it for a new one. ...
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RTL8723AE Bluetooth stop working on update to 16.04

I got my system RTL8723AE device Wifi and BT working thanks to this answer: AU Answerusing the drivers from this ppa:hanipouspilot/rtlwifi. After update my system detects BT device. But it can't find ...
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ubuntu can not detect my Sony MDR-ZX330BT HEADSET bluetooth

my laptop can not detect my bluetooth HEADSET, i can detect others devices but not my headset.
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Ubuntu 15.04 Can't pair apple bluetooth keyboard

I can't get my Apple Bluetooth keyboard to pair with Ubuntu 15.04. Does anyone have any idea how to fix this? user:~$ sudo rfkill list [sudo] password for rufus: 0: hci0: Bluetooth Soft blocked: ...
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Kubuntu send file wizard

I've connected my iPad to Kubuntu via bluetooth, Kubuntu sees the iPad and the iPad recognizes the Kubuntu installation. I then tried to use send file wizard to transfer a file from Kubuntu to the ...
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HP Pavilion 15 p163nr Broadcom Bluetooth not working Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

WiFi on my laptop works well, but Bluetooth totally doesn't work. Trick with BCM43142A0-0a5c-216c.hcd file doesn't help also. $ lsusb Bus 001 Device 004: ID 0a5c:216c Broadcom Corp. BCM43142A0 ...
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Bluetooth not working in lubuntu 15

I have Lubuntu installed in my Presario B1900 model laptop. Had bluetooth working when the windows installed as the driver was available but in lubuntu it is not working. I surf in the forum and tried ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 Bluetooth there was a message on blueman Assistant No adapters found lenovo y510p

Please help me to solve my blue tooth does not work. thank you. Details of my configuration: sudo service bluetooth status: bluetooth.service - Bluetooth service Loaded: loaded (/lib/systemd/...
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Dual boot Win8 Bluetooth issues

For a while now I had been strugling with bluetooth issues on my dual-boot (14.04/Win8) machine. I have fixed the re-pairing issue with this tutorial. However, a second issue remains. Whenever I boot ...
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Can't detect Bluetooth adapter? Ubuntu 16.04

I've got a PC with dual boot, Ubuntu 16.04 and Windows 7. Ubuntu can't find my Bluetooth adapter. I've tried installing Bluez and Blueman, but I got an error, telling me that it can't find the ...
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Ralink RT 3290 Bluetooth Problem on Ubuntu 16.04

I have wifi and blue-tooth modules RT3290, wifi is working fine but Bluetooth is shown as disabled under blue-tooth settings, can you help me fix this ? Thank you
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bluetooth not working on ubuntu 16.04

I m new here and new to ubuntu as well. I recently bought dell inspiron 3542 with ubuntu 12 preinstalled. few days ago i installed ubuntu 16.04 on it,but i'm having problem with my bluetooth. The ...
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Pulseaudio not detecting bluetooth headset automatically

The Pavucontrol on my Xubuntu 13.10 detects my bluetooth headset, but only after I type the commands : pulseaudio -k sudo alsa force-reload After a few seconds the headset appears in the ...
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Cannot create a persistent Bluetooth connection between phone and laptop using rfcomm

I already successfully paired my Android (6.0.1) phone (Sony Xperia Z3) with my laptop (running Ubuntu 14.04). I can send files back and forth. The Bluetooth connection menu shows that the connection ...
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Bluetooth not working after fresh install of 14.04.4

Using Dell Inspiron 3442. Bluetooth was working in 12.04.05 but after fresh install of 14.04.4 Bluetooth does not work. It does not default to "ON" and when On and Visible it does not find my devices....
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Bluetooth LE and Ubuntu 16.04, sometimes works, other times not

I come from Fedora 22 and 23, because it had support for my BLE mouse (Microsoft Designer Mouse). I decided to switch to the "stable" 16.04 because I like Unity more than gnome. To make my mouse at ...
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Using IPEGA bluetooth gamepad with STEAM @ LINUX

I have successfuly paired gamepad IPEGA PG-9025 (bluetooth) with my notebook (UBUNTU 14.10) IPEGA PG-9025 can handle 4 diferent device modes when pairing, but only one makes sense for STEAM gaming - ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Bluetooth issues-Headset will connect but stops all playback of audio

I am using a set of Plantronics BBGO2's. They worked on 14.04 but they arent working on 16.04. I go into the bluetooth menu and find my headset, click to sync up but disconnects as soon as i exit the ...
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Cannot receive files through bluetooth

I have Ubuntu 15.10, the issue is that I cannot receive files through bluetooth at all. I have set the Personal Files Sharing Preferences (I even tried selecting all of them at one point). I have ...
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Ubuntu Touch - Bluetooth speakers playing while different screens are viewed

The other day I was playing a game on my Ubuntu tablet and I wanted some music to play through my Bluetooth speakers. So I connected the speakers and started to play the song via the Internet. I then ...
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No sound from bluetooth headset, but its detected

I have an bluetooth headset connected to my computer, the buttons play/pause/volume are working fine, but i have no sound in the headset, but in the speaker of the computer. In fact i played with the ...
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Bluetooth on Ubuntu 16.04

I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 on my ASUS S200e laptop. Everything is working except the bluetooth - I cannot get my mouse connected. When I try to open Blueman, I get: "Bluez daemon not running" ...
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Bluetooth speaker no sound in Ubuntu 16.04

After upgrading to Kubuntu 16.04 my JBL Flip 2 bluetooth speaker no longer works. It connects just fine, and the sound is set to use A2DP sink with the speaker, but I get no sound. I found some ...
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Recommendation for a bluetooth mouse that works without a transceiver with 14.04

I have a Dell E5570 that has only 3 usb ports, and can't afford to devote one to a mouse usb transceiver. Can anybody recommend a mouse on the market that will connect directly with Ubuntu 14.04's ...
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bt-audio: Command not found

I've performed the update on Ubuntu 16.04 recently and everything works fine, but I discovered that the command bt-audio does not work anymore. More specifically, if I enter the command the terminal ...
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Bluetooth loses connection with mouse in 14.04

recently i bought Thinkpad bluetooth mouse (OA36414) however, the mouse lose connection from my laptop (ubuntu 14.04) from time to time which troubles me a lot. I have read this enter link ...
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Two keys swapped on Bluetooth keyboard

I have a notebook with ubuntu 16.04 installed and keyboard layout german. I use the notebook with an external Bluetooth Keyboard (Logitech K810). On this Keyboard the two Keys < and ^ are swapped. ...
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How to “unplug” a bluetooth mouse

OK, I've set my system to deactivate the touchpad when a mouse is plugged in... and that works perfectly when I turn my bluetooth mouse on. But, I can see no way to re-activate the touchpad other ...
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How to change bug status on launchpad?

There is this bluetooth bug present in 16.04, that has been fixed for 14.04, so on launchpad its status is "Fix released". What should I do in such situation to notify people of regression? Here is ...
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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 4.2.0-...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Can't pair apple bluetooth keyboard

With Ubuntu Mate 16.04, I could connect, but when startup takes a long time to reconnect, and now can't connect anymore. I have folowing this instruccions (the same problem with Ubuntu 15.04) ...
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16.04 - Bluetooth error “Not enough free handles to register service”

does anyone know how to get bluetooth working? I've read much about this specific bug, someone says that it has been fixed in 16.04, but I am still affected (Dell XPS 15 9550, Ubuntu 16.04 fresh ...
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How do I use a Microsoft Designer Mouse with Ubuntu 15.10

This mouse is a "low-power bluetooth" device. Supposedly this uses HOGP instead of HID. I have found responses that say you need bluez 5.x. Well Ubuntu 15.10 has bluez 5.35 but it doesn't work. When ...
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How to disable Bluetooth devices from turning off due to inactivity in 14.04

I am fairly new to Ubuntu. I know in Windows OS you can disable Bluetooth power management, which disables the devices from turning off/going to sleep. I would like to disable that for Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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Bluetooth keyboard problem

I can't get bluetooth keyboards to connect in Ubuntu 16.04. A bluetooth mouse connects fine without issue. I have tried 3 different dongles and two different keyboards. One keyboard is a standard ...
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Pulseaudio bluetooth fallback device

I have a Intel NUC with an HDMI Audio out and PCM (headphones) audio out and I have a bluetooth speaker that is working fine with pulseaudio. And I have connected it to a display with a HDMI cable. ...
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Unified Remote: Bluetooth: Could not connect to SDP

I installed Unified Remote today in hope that I can use it with my bluetooth adapter to control my PC using my phone. But as I installed Unified Remote and loaded up the web interface, I got this ...
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How do I turn bluetooth on/off in ubuntu 15.10?

I doesn't get any option in the bluetooth menu. Its like disabled. On every ubuntu version I try, 14 15 the bluetooth is always disabled. Can we use bluetooth in ubuntu?