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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Ubuntu does not enable bluetooth after suspend

My bluetooth is not recognized after sleep. Probably is something related to BIOS but I am not 100% sure. The output of hcitool dev shows nothing and rfkill list all only lists the wireless card. I ...
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Unable to use/detect a Bluetooth dongle on 12.04

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 and for some unknown reason I'm unable to use a 4th generation Bluetooth adapter. here is the result of lsusb command (you can clearly see the Belkin Usb Dongle ...
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PulseAudio automatically loads default loopback module after I load one

I am trying to stream audio from a Bluetooth source to a Bluetooth sink. I connect the devices, get confirmation that their modules are loaded in PulseAudio, then I load the loopback module. The ...
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How do I use the microphone and speaker of my phone as native ubuntu devices?

The Google Voice 'trick' I was using on my Nexus 4 recently became unavailable. Due to poor reception and no landline I could do with getting Google Voice working somehow. Hence... I would like to ...
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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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Cant enable bluetooth on Thinkpad X220 xUbuntu 14.04

I am having problems enabling bluetooth since installing xUbuntu 14.04 on my Thinkpad X220, in 13.10 all was working fine. When I installed 14.04 I did a fresh install rather than upgrade. Running ...
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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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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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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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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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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 and speaker occasionally working on ASUS N550JV

I use a ASUS N550JV laptop with Ubuntu 14.04 and Windows 8 dual boot. The Bluetooth module is atheros ar3012. Since the day Ubuntu is installed, the behavior of Bluetooth and speaker is weird. They ...
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Bluetooth not installed properly - Xubuntu 14.04

I have installed Xubuntu 14.04 and now when I switch on the laptop's bluetooth hardware switch, I don't see the Bluetooth icon in the notification area nor in the indicator plugin (as used to happen ...
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bluetooth is disable on Ubuntu 14.04

the bluetooth is disabled on my Ubuntu (Dell vostro Desktop with bluetooth USB adapter). I plugged the bluetooth USB adapter to another Ubuntu desktop (12.04) and it is recognized instantaneously. ...
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Bluetooth mouse lagging

I've just bought a new bluetooth mouse (Thinkpad bluetooth mouse). I'm able to connect it and it works but it lags and jumps (the cursor doesn't move smoothly as it should). At first I thought it was ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Lenovo Bluetooth keyboard not pairing on Ubuntu 14.04

I have a brand new Lenovo Thinkpad 14.04. I also ordered a bluetooth keyboard. When I start the bluetooth app in Ubuntu, it quickly finds the keyboard. When I try to pair with it, though, it ...
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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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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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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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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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Bluetooth not working after upgrading from 12.04 to 14.04

It is telling that no bluetooth adapter found but I was using bluetooth on 12.04. shishir@shishir-HP-ProBook-445-G1:~$ bluetoothd -d -n bluetoothd[5782]: Bluetooth daemon 4.101 bluetoothd[5782]: ...
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14.04LTS enabling bluetooth criples wifi

Running 14.04 on a Pavilion dm4. Wifi works fine, but as soon as I pair a bluetooth speaker the wifi comes to a screeching halt. Anyone else have this issue? Ubuntu noob, so I am not sure where to ...
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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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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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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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No bluetooth with intell 7260 AC in Ubuntu 14.04

I just installed the new WiFi 7260 AC + Bluetooth 4.0 card from Intel in my laptop. The card is automatically detected by Ubuntu 14.04 x64 (kernel 3.10.+) and my WiFi is stable and very speedy. But no ...
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Configure BlueZ as “BLE only” device

Is it possible to configure bluez (5.17) in a way that it a bluetooth dongle appears as a "BLE only" (bluetooth low energy) device ?
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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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Ubuntu 14.04 Bluetooth Magic Mouse doesn't pair (No agent available)

Mouse gets discovered. Although, it doesn't pair. /var/log/syslog: Apr 23 10:05:15 xavier bluetoothd[9873]: No agent available for request type 0 Apr 23 10:05:15 xavier bluetoothd[9873]: ...
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Ralink RT 3290 Bluetooth Problem on Ubuntu 14.04

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 and everything is working good except the Bluetooth. I have Ralink 3290 Bluetooth. tried to install the driver using the method described here. The code is not ...
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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 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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Bluetooth Support for Yoga 11s in ubuntu 14.04

I recently installed 14.04 LTS on my lenovo yoga 11s. I was wondering if there is/will be bluetooth support on this machine. As it stands, the bluetooth tab in the system settings shows the swtich, ...
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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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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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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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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?