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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Issues with Bluetooth Connections in 11.10

I'm having a couple of issues that I did not have in 11.04 or 10.10. The first issue involves connecting to my bluetooth headset. I am able to successfully pair and connect to my Samsung headset for ...
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Bluetooth disabled on ubuntu 14.04

Bluetooth is disabled on ubuntu 14-04. Tried the all the suggested solutions in the forum nothing works. Looks like some bug also is going on to fix it. When the update will be available? I need ...
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Display audio metadata while streaming music over A2DP?

I've paired my mobile phone with my Ubuntu 14.04 desktop via Bluetooth and can stream audio from the phone to the desktop using A2DP. Every time I would like to know which song is playing, I have to ...
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Problem with Microsoft Sculpt confort mouse

Hello I have a problem with my mouse each time that I restart the pc I have to pair it again. How can I fix the problem?
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Cannot find device path for USB Bluetooth adapter

I am trying to use a Bluetooth adapter (known as Broadcom Corp. BCM2046B1 USB 2.0 Hub (part of BCM2046 Bluetooth) in lsusb, see further below) under Xubuntu 14.04, but my system never recognizes it. ...
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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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non-US external keyboards with ubuntu touch

On android I've had issues with non US keyboards, they didn't work without special apps or some fiddling with system files. As ubuntu touch is based partly on open source android (cyanogenmod?), and ...
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how to put rbluetooth rfcomm device in raw mode

I have a bluetooth device that does rfcomm, and I need to send data to it in raw mode. That is, all data send via the (C) write library call should be send to the device. But data only gets across ...
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Bluetooth Headphones Establish Connection But Isn't Listed in Audio Devices

I know there is a temporary solution but I can no longer find it. I've successfully paired my bluetooth headset/earbuds to my computer which is running Ubuntu 14.04, but it does not show up in the ...
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Dell Inspiron 1525 laptop does not recognise Bluetooth

I have Dell Inspiron 1525 laptop with Broadcomm Wireless. After installing Ubuntu 13.10, it did not detect WiFi or Bluetooth. After checking in the forums I was able to rectify the WiFi issue. Now ...
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Pairing Linux and iPhone with SPP

I am using bluez framework to establish RFCOMM Bluetooth connection from Ubuntu 14.04 to a mobile device (iPhone with iOS 8). As an example I am using the following command: rfcomm connect ...
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Bluetooth speakers in Ubuntu 14.04

I have successfully paired Microboom bluetooth speaker to Ubuntu Laptop, using Blueman 1.23. However, even when connection is ON, I do not see the Microboom speaker in Sound settings to direct audio ...
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No bluetooth on xubuntu 14.04

The Bluetooth Manager(gui tool) allows to search but all for nothing. dmesg | grep Blue returns [ 11.187895] Bluetooth: Core ver 2.17 [ 11.187914] Bluetooth: HCI device and connection ...
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bluetooth not working toshiba laptop c55d

I just bought a Toshiba C55D Satellite laptop. I installed Ubuntu 14 and can't seem to get my Bluetooth to recognize any devices. Is there some command or something I'm doing wrong here? Your ...
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Issues on ASUS X550LC (after installing ubuntu)

I've installed ubuntu 14.04 on my ASUS X550LC. Here I've found some issue: Bluetooth is not working. Brightness is going 100% after every reboot. Brightness and network controlling shortcut key is ...
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Not able to tansfer file from phone to Laptop Ubuntu 14.04

I have Moto G - Android 4.4.4. I paired up my phone and wanted to transfer the files from phone to laptop(Ubuntu 14.04). But not able to do it. Though i am able to browse files through Bluetooth ...
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Bluetooth problem with ubuntu 14.04

I have HP 15-r033tx Laptop laptop, with ubuntu 14.04 installed. But i am unable to turn on the bluetooth. I opened the bluetooth manager and turned on the bluetooth but then i also i was unable to ...
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Cant pair mobile phone over bluetooth

I tried to pair my Nokia N8 with Ubuntu. Ubuntu detected my phone and printed a number which I typed in a dialog that popped on my phone. After that it reports it failed to pair. Then I tried several ...
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How to install bluetooth proprietry Driver On Ubuntu 14.04.1

I am running Ubuntu in dual boot with Windows 8.1 Pro (both in Legacy mode ). Bluetooth is working fine on Windows. But Ubuntu doesn't detect adapter. Hence I can't run Bluetooth. I tried : rfkill ...
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Bluetooth does not work - “can't load firmware” - Vaio - Ubuntu 14.04

Everything goes well with my new Vaio laptop except the bluetooth. It is recognized in some way but it does not work. I have already looked in askubuntu for similar cases but I don't find a solution ...
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Bluetooth is not visible

I can add device and send and browse file from device, But i can't found my Bluetooth in other device, I have enabled visibility in setting. Is there any package to find latest driver? I'm newbie! ...
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Bluetooth from the command line in 12.04?

I've been trying to pair up my bluetooth keyboard with my computer after reinstalling from a standard ubuntu 12.04 to a minimal install. In the minimal install I have no gui, so I've been trying to ...
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Internet connection sharing from PC to Phone over Bluetooth

I have already read other questions relating to sharing Internet connection from the Phone to the PC. This as most of us know works out of the box in latest Ubuntu (and for some it just needs to ...
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USB Bluetooth Adapter Not Working in Ubuntu 14.04

I have a USB Bluetooth adapter (0a12:0001) that has some problems under Trusty. It works about 50% of the time, and if I unplug it and reconnect it, then it works again. I know this is a known issue. ...
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Dell Studio 1737 Ubuntu 14.04 Bluetooth not working

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Dell Studio 1737 a while ago and I could not get the computer to recognize the internal bluetooth adapter of the computer. Ive updated to Ubuntu 14.04 and still the ...
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Bluetooth mouse does not work in Ubuntu 14.04

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 and the Bluetooth mouse does not work. I put in new batteries and search for bluetooth devices in Systems Setting; it constantly comes for a moment and then disappears. ...
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Broadcom Bluetooth device remains undetected (BCM2046, WIDCOMM )

lspci output : Broadcom Corporation BCM4313 802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN Controller (rev 01) lsusb output : Broadcom Corp. BCM2046B1 USB 2.0 Hub (part of BCM2046 Bluetooth) rfkill list ...
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Extend Bluetooth Mouse Sleep?

04 for quite some time now and i dont have any issues with my bluetooth mouse. I just find something very inconvenient, and that would be: Bluetooth mouse sleeps and does not respond when not in use ...
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Wifi Hardware Blocked on Lenovo G50-30 [closed]

I own a Lenovo G50-30 with Ubuntu 14.04 (x32). I have a problem with my wifi. When I tried: sudo rfkill list get Result as, 0: ideapad_wlan: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard ...
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hcitool scan does not discover any devices

My bluetooth adapter seems to work fine, I am able to discover my computer using my smarthpone, except I am not able to discover any device with my computer. hcitool scan gives not result except ...
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sending sound to analog, hdmi and bluetooth (if paired)

I have a Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (soon upgrading to 14.04 LTS if its important) as HTPC with XBMC. Current sound setup: no pulseaudio, just ALSA. In ALSA config I have "combined" analog and HDMI output in ...
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H800 Logitech headphones not working properly

So, I bought these headphones, and I'm trying to use it with Ubuntu. Using it to listen to music (A2DP profile) works perfectly. However, when I try to use them with Skype, Google Hangouts, or ...
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how to define Bluetooth on Ubuntu 14.04?

i can`t define Bluetooth on Ubuntu 14.04 in laptop Hp i can`t find solution to this problem please help me
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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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XUbunto / Jam Classic Bluetooth speaker sync

First post here. I'm new to XUbuntu so apologies if this is something really obvious, but how can I sync XUbunto to my Jam Classic bluetooth speaker. When I try, I get the error message "Device added ...
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Bluetooth Adapter Not Detected

Gents, I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on HP Pavilion e3050 laptop, and the situation is the this: I'm using a stick usb modem for braodband connection, having wifi adapter working fine and so the LAN ...
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How do you make Ubuntu accept files sent over bluetooth

I have a problem when I send my files from phone to ubuntu 12.04 via bluetooth as the phone prompts with the message "the file not sent"! I can send any files from ubuntu 12.04 to my android phone.
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Bluetooth problem in lenovo laptop

Initiatally I had bluetooth in my laptop & paired to phone and copied photos. Due to a virus I have formated my laptop. Since that day I don't have bluetooth in my laptop. Today I used the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Bluetooth adapter not found

I have multi-booted Ubuntu 14.04 alongside the pre-installed Windows 8.1 on my uefi-enabled HP Envy 15 Notebook. My WLAN card is a combo card, Ralink3290. The problem is that my wifi works just fine ...
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Switching off wireless card

I have HP 250 G2 laptop with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04 (dual-boot). On my keyboard I have wireless on/off button (fn+F12), which turns Wi-Fi and Bluetooth on/off, but this works only on Windows. On ...
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Problems connecting to wifi and bluetooth on Lenovo IdeaPad Z370

hi i have i problem i install ubuntu but first i cant open the software updater then i reinstall ubuntu and now i can activate the wifi and the bluetooth the bluetooth controller is instaled but i ...
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Bluetooth adapter not present

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my HP Pavilion with dual boot alongside with Windows 7 Bluetooth is not working in Ubuntu. No bluetooth icon in taskbar, at desktop by clicking an icon of bluetooth in ...
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Bluetooth PAN/DUN on Ubuntu?

Is networking via Bluetooth PAN or DUN still viable on Ubuntu? All bluez instructions I could find fail to pair. Blueman says that there is no dhcp server installed regardless of dhcp being ...
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Bluetooth doesn't work on HP Probook 440 (xubuntu 14.04)

I think the BT device isn't recognized. In the Blueman the Device menu is disabled and when I try to do search "Resource Not Ready" appears at the bottom. I cannot use this advice How to enable ...
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Cannot connect Logitech Tablet (Bluetooth) Keyboard 920-004603 with 14.04

I'm having trouble connecting my Logitech bluetooth keyboard with 14.04.1. I have tried this recipe for Logitech K810 http://blog.chschmid.com/?p=1537 but it didnt work. Using the bluetooth manager I ...
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Bluetooth not working suddenly on Ubuntu 14.04

I recently purchased a Logitech K810 keyboard for my Lenovo W520 laptop, on which I've installed Ubuntu Linux 14.04. It originally showed a bluetooth symbol on the upper menu bar, but it was disabled. ...
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Mobile Phone tethering in Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Nokia C3-01.5 mobile phone I use it to get access to the internet on occasions from my laptop. I recently changed from Windows XP to Ubuntu 12.10. Tethering worked fine with blue tooth but I ...
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How to setup Dual Shock 4 controller with Ubuntu 13.10?

I got my first ever NAS box with Ubuntu, installed Steam and got invited to the game streaming beta! In order to improve the experience I got a dual shock 4 controller. I know it's possible to play ...
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My bluetooth is off after waking from sleep

I should turn the wireless off and on (which has shared button with bluetooth on my keyboard) to turn bluetooth on, after waking up from suspend. This is annoying with bluetooth mouse. I have an HP ...
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Make bluetooth disabled by default

each time I open Ubuntu I have to turnoff bluetooth function from the top panel. my questions is that is there any method to make it disabled by default?