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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ASUS Z87 Pro Bluetooth not finding other devices with 13.10

Ubuntu 13.10 installed on a machine with ASUS Z87 Pro motherboard, which ships with it's "Wi-Fi GO!" wireless networking built in, which is based on a Qualcomm Atheros AR9462 Wireless Network Adapter ...
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Cannot transfer files to the PC through Bluetooth

The Bluetooth starts by itself on login and when I try to transfer a file from my Android phone to it, it doesn't accept it. While "searching," my phone shows my PC but the file doesn't get accepted.
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Connecting my laptop with my phone via bluetooth in ftp mode

I am not able to play or transfer any media file in my laptop when connected to my moto g phone in ftp mode using bluetooth.My OS is Ubuntu 14.04.What is the solution?
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Re installation of bluedevil or any substitute for it

I have Kubuntu 14.04 but I've uninstalled Bluedevil with deals with bluetooth. And now I am not able to use bluetooth. When I try to re install it gives the following note "The "bluedevil" package ...
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How do I show blueproximity's icon in the panel?

I just upgraded to Natty and am getting used to the new interface. I depend on blue proximity for locking my desktop when I leave my office. After upgrade I no longer see the icon in the panel area. ...
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Laptop bluetooth not working

I have an MSI CR41 laptop, which has a bluetooth 4.0, before I was using Windows, but just recently I decided to totally leave Windows and switch to the open source and I chose Ubuntu as my new OS. ...
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Bluetooth mouse contstantly failes to reconnect after sleep

It seems the bluetooth subsystem shows some bugs after the upgrade to 13.10. It was working quite happily at 13.04. The bluetooth mouse I have, simply won't connect after the computer goes into any ...
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PulseAudio channel map at run time

Could I map (Swap) the channel at run time. I am using the ffmpeg to record the both video and audio from two logitech cam/mic and bluetooth mic. Now currently at the starting of recording bluetooth ...
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how to Connect BlueTooth device running Serial Port Profile (SPP from command line

I have the device with Blue-Tooth on the board. The firmware in the device runs Serial Port Profile (SPP) stack on it. It works well when I connect to this device from my laptop by means of ...
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automatically switch to newly-connected devices

I am using pulseaudio, I want to switch the logitech mic and bluetooth devices to each other when one of these are connected. I am getting the command for that: load-module module-switch-on-connect ...
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Bluetooth doesn't work

Why does bluetooth have to wait till I execute the command, sudo hciconfig hci0 reset to perform its duty? :) Thank you for time in advance!
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how do i turn off bluetooth on my t43 lubuntu 14.04

How do I turn off bluetooth, I can turn it on with bluetooth manager. I have looked online for a solution. All I get is install bluetooth manager but I don’t need to install the manager, it is ...
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Bluetooth and wifi of high bandwidth don't work

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. My bluetooth is not working; it shows no adapter found. Wifi of high bandwidth is also not working. In the drivers section there are no drivers available for bluetooth and ...
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bluetooth headset (SoundBot SB220) not pairing in Ubuntu 14.04

My bluetooth headset (SoundBot SB220) is not pairing in Ubuntu 14.04 (64 bit). It worked fine in 13.10, but will not even show up under bluez or blueman. I did a fresh install for 14.04 and have not ...
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Bluetooth adapter not found in HP Pavillion 15-e015tx ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Earlier i installed ubuntu 12.04 LTS and my laptop was showing "no bluetooth adapters found" and bluetooth icon was not appearing in the panel. Also wifi switch(f12) was not getting on but still Wifi ...
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RT3290 Bluetooth not pairing in Ubuntu 14.04

I recently followed the instructions listed in the following link to get my RT3290 bluetooth working on my laptop. These instructions have yielded the most progress I have had in the year I have had ...
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Bluetooth earphones Jabra Rox Wireless not recognized under Ubuntu 14.04

I would like to connect my bluetooth (4.0) earphones (Jabra Rox Wireless) with my Lenovo X1 Carbon laptop running Ubuntu 14.04. If I activate bluetooth, set it to visible and start pairing mode on the ...
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ASUS BT400 Bluetooth adapter

All, my new Asus BT400 bluetooth adapter arrived. I suppose I should have checked HCL for this, but I thought I would give it a bash. I am unable to see the BlueTooth Adapter in BlueTooth Manager. Any ...
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Make PC w/ Bluetooth fake Keyboard + mouse for other computer?

Is there a way to have my PC talk to my laptop and have it send Keyboard commands?
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bluetooth keyboard 14.04 problem

Upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 (from 13.1) and bluetooth keyboard pairs OK. However, since the upgrade most of the keys no longer function or show incorrectly. Can anyone suggest a fix? (keyboard functions ...
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How to change bluetooth device name?

I just can't figure a way to change my bluetooth device name. Is there any command?
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Bluetooth unstable on Ubuntu 13.10 dual boot with Windows 8.1

I have Ubuntu 13.10 dual boot with Windows 8.1 on my Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro. I have recently started looking into Bluetooth for development purposes and noticed that there are issues with it while I am in ...
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Bluetooth not working after upgrade from 12.04 to 14.04

I upgraded from 12.04 to 14.04. After upgrading the Bluetooth is not working. It shows 'No adapters found'. My laptop is Dell Inspiron 15 R. How can i Get the driver??
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14.04 Explore Files on Android via Bluetooth

My laptop (Ubuntu 14.04) has a built-in Bluetooth support and I've successfully paired it to my Android smartphone. I DON'T want to send files from laptop to smartphone or vice versa. Nor do I want ...
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Questions on Ubuntu 13.04 on ASUS Z87-PRO motherboard : Bluetooth and Display [duplicate]

I have recently purchased a ASUS Z87-PRO motherboard and installed Ubuntu 13.04. Everything seemed working fine. But, I have the following questions. 1) Ubuntu detected the bluetooth. When I tried to ...
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Intel AC 7260 Bluetooth Immediately Disconnects in Ubuntu 13.10

I have been struggling with my Intel AC 7260 Dual Band for almost five months and really given up in periods. The wireless part of it usually works fine, but the Bluetooth adapter has nearly killed ...
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How to get Bose Soundlink Mini Bluetooth Working

I've been struggling now for hours to setup my Bluetooth Audio connection to Bose Soundlink Mini. I can add the device and pair it but when I try to connect via GUI it always disconnects ...
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blutooth always on after reboot

I don't use bluetooth on my laptop. But my Ubuntu installation doesn't remember my preference to switch-off bluetooth. After rebooting, Blutooth is again switched on. What is the reason? What is the ...
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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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Ubuntu 14, lenovo g510 bluetooth does not turn on

I had installed ubuntu 13.1 now upgraded to 14.04. Bluetooth doesn't turn on what so ever. Tried sudo rfkill unblock all for soft block but still doesn't work. dmesg| grep Blue gives this ...
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MY HP 650's Bluetooth/Wifi has defied all solutions

Please help! All the solutions given to activate blue tooth and Wireless connections in my HP 650 running on Ubuntu 12.04 has not worked. I ve tried updates, codes to turn on, the rfkill options, etc. ...
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The Wifi switch turn Bluetooth instead - HP Probook 6470b

I am currently enjoying my Ubuntu 13.10 on my HP Probook 6470b but I cannot get the wifi to work (While it works perfectly fine on Windows in dual boot) Note 1: in the network icon in statusBar, only ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 can't boot because of wireless adapter?

I have a Toshiba L650 Notebook, and I'm trying to boot Ubuntu 12.10 from USB. It works fine on PC, but on my Toshiba it freezes at the Ubuntu loading screen. Right before the freeze, Ubuntu turns my ...
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XUbuntu 14.04 - Logitech Mini Boombox Speaker Fails to Connect/stream sound over bluetooth

Installed Xubuntu 14.04 today and again unable to get Logitech Mini Boombox to connect via bluetooth in Linux. I have had the same problem in different versions of Linux distro's and and have tried ...
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Logitech K760 failing to pair. Ubuntu 13.04

Just finished installing 13.04 on a 5,1 macbook pro. Everything was recognized and am VERY pleased with the OS. I would like to pair my bluetooth keyboard but I am getting fail messages. I'd ...
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Killer n 1202 Bluetooth stopped working

I have a problem with my bluetooth adapter in Ubuntu 14.04. Everything worked fine yesterday evening, but this morning it tells me "No bluetooth adapters found". Wifi still works fine. If that helps, ...
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Bluetooth: Pairing two ubuntu 13.10 machines for audio streaming fails

I'm trying to stream audio over bluetooth from my laptop to my nas. Both run ubuntu 13.10. I have so far successfully streamed music form three different android phones to the nas. The nas pair's ...
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Bluetooth Keyboard Layout doesnt load at startup

I have a problem with the keymapper in Ubuntu. I have two keyboards setup, one is using the standard keyboard input (no idea how you call this keyboard input, it's the purple, circular, standard ...
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Disabling Bluetooth and IVP6 in Lubuntu 14.04 does not work

The method I utilized to disable Bluetooth and IVP6 in Lubuntu 13.10 apparently does not work in Lubuntu 14.04. Attempted three times and all three times I could not even boot to Desktop. Error ...
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My Bose Soundlink isn't discoverable on Ubuntu 14.04

Bluetooth is working, but it won't recongize the Soundlink when I turn it on. Any ideas?
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Bluetooth high quality support gone in ubuntu 14.04?

I have a bluetooth speaker (http://www.sound2go.net/produkte/bigbass-plus). In ubuntu 13.10 I could go to the audio settings and choose the bluetooth mode (Telephony - Low Quality, of High Quality). ...
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Ubuntu VM sees a ghost bluetooth adapter?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 in VMWare on a Windows 7 desktop. I don't have any bluetooth adapters plugged into my desktop. Before I insert any adapters, Ubuntu sees an adapter called "ubuntu-0". When I ...
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Having issues after updating Lubuntu from 13.10 to 14.04

After my netbook updated to 14.04 im having the below following issues: My netbook is over heating due to cooler wont stop spinning Slow downs at most time Unable to install or run flash Bluetooth ...
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Webcam Install not listed by lsusb

Hallo I have a new Acer V5-573g and Ubuntu 12.04 I am trying to install the webcam but if I use the Command: sudo lsusb I get these results: Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:8000 Intel Corp. Bus 001 ...
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Bluetooth Keyboard and Mouse gets detected but no signal gets send

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on a Mac mini (mid 2011) as second boot option using rEFIt and it works ok with wired mouse and wired keyboard. However apple wireless keyboard and mouse does not work. ...
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Bluetooth does not work with my acer aspire v5 573g

I just have installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my Acer Aspire v5 573g. The bluetooth was working fine with my speaker during one day but it stopped suddenly. The speaker is working with another device so it is ...
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Cannot find blueman icon in system tray

After I upgrade to 14.04 LTS, I can't find blueman icon in my system tray. The blueman-applet is up well and I can use blueman to manage my devices. Any idea on this?
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Why do I have two bluetooth icons after the Ubuntu 14.04 upgrade?

Since I upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS ("Trusty Tahr") this afternoon, I now have two bluetooth icons shown in my system tray... Why do I have two bluetooth icons now shown, and how can I remove one ...
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How to turn On and Off bluetooth visibility mode?

I already turned on my bluetooth by running sudo rfkill unblock bluetooth command on terminal.I want to turn on my blutooth visibility mode also, so that only my device will get detected.All i have to ...
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How to setup Dual Shock 4 controller with Ubuntu 13.10?

Sup community! I got my first ever NAS box with Ubuntu, installed Steam got invited to the game streaming beta! So i went all out and setup gigabit switches all around my network (its huge), it works ...