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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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Bluetooth not working in dell inspiron 153521 [closed]

I got a new Dell laptop with Ubuntu preinstalled.The problem is that bluetooth is switched on (light blinking) but the bluetooth manager always shows device off? dmesg | grep -i bluetooth [ ...
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bluetooth could not be turned on hp laptop g6 2230tx the fn key along with the wireless button does not help

I am using ubuntu 14.04LTS on my hp pavillion g6 2230tx laptop. It supports a ralink driver. How do i get it working. Plz give me a step by step procedure..
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Bluetooth receiver not listed in list-sinks even though paired

My Bluetooth receiver says its paired and connected to my Ubuntu 14.04 Chromebook but does not get listed as an out device in pulseaudio volume control. When I try: pacmd list-sinks My Bluetooth ...
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Incorrect Magic Mouse battery status

I'm running 14.04 LTS on a MacBookPro1,1. I'm running blueman 1.23-git201403102151-1ubuntu1, and though my Magic Mouse is working fine, my system seems to think that its battery level is 0%. How can I ...
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How to use a computer as a bluetooth headset?

I have very little bluetooth expertize. All I want to do is to occasionally be able to use my computer's speakers and microphone for phone conversations. I don't want to use a bluetooth headset. All ...
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Bluetooth on Acer Aspire E1-572G under Ubuntu 14.04: no device found

I am quite new to Ubuntu so I was surfing on this forum but didn't find a real answer to my question, which is: When Bluetooth is on and I try to pair any device, the search doesn't list any result ...
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Sound stutters through bluetooth

I have a Bluetooth speaker that I've been using without any problem for the last 2 years. After the last upgrade to 14.04 I cannot use it anymore because after a few minutes the sound starts ...
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Remap keycodes after adding bluetooth keyboard

I've used xmodmap to remap keys for bluetooth keyboard in Ubuntu 14.04: xmodmap ~/.Xmodmap remove mod1 = Alt_L remove mod1 = Alt_R keycode 180 = Alt_L keycode 225 = Alt_R add mod1 = Alt_L add mod1 = ...
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Bluetooth NOT working in HP pavilion g6-2236tx [closed]

I have ubuntu 14.04 and windows 8.1 installed. I have tried numerous ways to make it work but it always shows, "bluetooth adapter not found". Any help would be appreciated. It works in windows 8.1 ...
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How to turn wireless and bluetooth on without FN key

I own an old MSI x340 which I plan to use it as a media center. The keyboard does not work anymore so I can't turn the radio signal on (FN +F8 and FN+ F9) Device manager shows Intel 5100 Wireless Card ...
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Ubuntu bluetooth audio, no sound after pairing [duplicate]

I've rarely used bluetooth on Kubuntu 14.04 and I'm trying to use a set of Bluetooth speakers (Loewe Speaker 2go). I've done the pairing with the wizard, and the device shows as an "Audio Sink", ...
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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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Sending Files via Bluetooth without Pairing

How I can send and receive files via Bluetooth without Pairing the devices? How can I add such send via Bluetooth option in Context Menu? I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.
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PulseAudio + HFP profile in Ubuntu

Objective is to attend the call via BT paired devices using HFP Steps done: a. The softwares used are -pulseaudio-4.99.2 -Bluez-5.14 -ofono-1.14 b. The above mentioned application were started ...
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Bluetooth cannot search other device in dell vostro 2520

Recently I have installed ubuntu 14.04 in my laptop dual boot with windows 7. In windows 7 I can send and browse files over bluetooth, but in ubuntu unable to find other device (such as my phone). And ...
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Error in Installing Package

chathuranga@chathuranga-HP-1000-Notebook-PC:~/rtbth-3.9.3$ make && make install make -C /lib/modules/3.13.0-30-generic/build M=/home/chathuranga/rtbth-3.9.3 modules make[1]: Entering ...
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<solved> Kubuntu - BT-adapter not detected

I have a Compaq nx8220 with a build-in BT-adapter. The problem is that Kubuntu doesn't detect it. I've got the bluetooth enabled in the BIOS, all required drivers installed, but it still isn't seen by ...
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bluetooth health device profile (HDP)

Can we change bluetooth class file? how replace bluetooth class file to bluetooth HDP, from ubuntu Terminal
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Bluetooth not working in ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Since when I got rid of windows 8 and installed ubuntu, my bluetooth never really worked. Ubuntu detects the bluetooth hardware (it shows the bluetooth icon in the status bar), and I can turn it on or ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Bluetooth not working

Well I changed from windows 8.1 to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS yesterday, my first time ever using any Linux OS so am really really new to this terminal and all that, been trying to fix the Bluetooth from ...
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Bluetooth keyboard disconnecting

Ubuntu 14.04 I have been having issues with my bluetooth keyboard (Targus Bluetooth Keyboard) disconnecting within ten seconds after I stop typing. Bluetooth Manager still shows the device on the ...
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Complete removal of all bluetooth related packages

I have a poorly powered netbook and I would like to safely "trim the fat" from my 14.04 install. What I'm looking to do is remove all traces of bluetoothd (a service that does not seem to want to ...
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Bluetooth permanently on in 14.04

Just updated 14.04 and now bluetooth is permanently on. Disabling on the bar does not work; Disabling via the System Settings menu does not work either; I already had, before the update, set ...
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New Ubuntu 14.04 on thinkpad e145 bluetooth not working

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a brand new Thinkpad E145 and am trying to use a bluetooth wireless mouse. I cannot pair it because Ubuntu cannot discover it. I have tried most of the solutions that ...
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Blutooth adapter missing after latest upgrade

I just installed the latest updates to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and after the required update Blutooth was not working. Searchine for Bluetooth in Dash reports that there are no Bluetooth adapters installed ...
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Bluetooth with Centrino Advanced-N 6235 on Ubuntu 14.04

The hardware is present: $ lspci | grep Centrino 04:00.0 Network controller: Intel Corporation Centrino Advanced-N 6235 (rev 24) And the Bluetooth, iwlwifi, and iwldvm modules get loaded: $ lsmod ...
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Connect to JBL bluetooth speaker

I cannot find it from: I cannot even turn bluetooth on from: I can connect to this speaker from my Android phone, so I guess the problem is in Ubuntu 14.04. I tried: $ sudo hciconfig hci0 ...
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Bluetooth problem on Asus U32 with Ubuntu 14.04

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on a Asus U32 alongside Windows 8. Recently I've upgraded from 12.04 to 14.04 and since then the Bluetooth is not working anymore. Whenever I try to turn it on from the ...
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Bluetooth Mouse need to re-connect every time I restrat. How to add it permanently?

I have a Logitech Bluetooth Mouse M557. It works with my Ubuntu but I need to re-enable it every time I restart my laptop and reach to desktop. Also it doesn't work on Login screen.
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Bluetooth not working after upgrade ubuntu 14.04 kernel

Bluetooth not working after i upgrade my ubuntu kernel to 3.15.1 version.. there's a message when booting like "Bluetooth patch failed".. and "over-current condition on port x x" However, my ubuntu ...
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Drivers not loaded

I run Ubuntu 14.04 on an Acer Aspire 5740G, and my bluetooth is not recognized by the OS. Are there any drivers for my laptop to make it run like it should? I've moved from 30 years of Windows just ...
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Bluetooth mouse not auto-reconnecting to laptop

This has been asked, and answered, a million times before. And I think I've read almost all those questions and answers, and tried as many of the solutions as I can. However, I still can't get the ...
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Bluetooth connections are not displayed

I am trying to view my bluetooth connections, and I tried many commands, but none of the commands are displaying any kind of bluetooth connection. I am positive that my bluetooth is connected, because ...
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how do I set sspd to 0 from within hciconfig's config file

I've read the man pages but cant find how I can set the command sudo hciconfig hci0 sspmode 0 on a config file so its persistent after reboot on ubuntu 14.04 x64
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Lenovo g700 & Ubuntu 14.04

i have few problems with this computer and ubuntu. Firstly, if i slide across my touchpad multiple times, the computer freezes. But if i use USB mouse, the problem won't occur. Secondly i can't create ...
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Upgrading to Bluez 5.19 from source

I've successfully compiled Bluez 5.19 from source using ./config and then make, but I'm stuck on the next step. Make install doesn't seem to overwrite the old Bluez (when checked with dpkg -l, it ...
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Toshiba resume automatically after suspending in Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Toshiba L845 and i when i suspend ubuntu it wake up 2 seconds later. Here you are some info. cat /proc/cmdline BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-3.13.0-29-generic.efi.signed ...
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bluetooth headset connects but not showing in sound settings

I was able to listen with my BT headset, but suddenly, one day, it disappeared from sound settings forever! I've even re-paired my headset (and its connected already) but it doesn't have any options ...
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Sony BTN200 bluetooth headphone on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I have a pair of SONY BTN200 bluetooth headphone that I would like to use on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Unfortunately my laptop cannot see them. Bluetooth is on on both the laptop and the headphone of course, ...
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HP Bluetooth Mouse Connection Problems

About a month ago, I turned on my laptop (Ubuntu 14.04 and Windows 8.1 dual boot, though the mouse works fine in Windows), logged in and connected my HP x4000b mouse via a bluetooth dongle (Kinivo ...
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Power off bluetooth: the LED indicator is still ON, is the radio module turned off?

I would like to have a Bluetooth adapter powered off at the startup, but at the same time to be able to turn it on when I need it. I have found this advice: Add rfkill block bluetooth into ...
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pairing bluetooth keyboard, the “continue” button is disabled. why?

I'm trying to pair a Samsung keyboard to my Lenovo Yoga via Bluetooth. As you can see from attached picture, the computer recognizes the keyboard, yet the "continue" button remains disabled, no error ...
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Easiest way to send data from Ubuntu 14.04 to Mac via bluetooth?

I got gnome-bluetooth in Ubuntu 14.04 to send some data via bluetooth. It functions perfectly fine with recent Android Smartphones (see pic 1) but I did not manage to send something to a (paired) Mac ...
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How to change the volume of left channel using pulseaudio

I am recording the video using logitech camera and bluetooth microphone. Logitech can used for recording both audio and video. When I turn on bluetooth microphone in the middle of recording, it is ...
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JBL bluetooth speakers play no sound, a2dp off?

I have JBL bluetooth speakers like this one. With Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Gnome) I get it to pair with my pc, either with gnome-bluez or blueman, but I am unable to reproduce any sound. I stumbled upon ...
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Can I download genuine Ubuntu from www.ubuntu.com? [closed]

Can I download the genuine version of Ubuntu from http://ubuntu.com? or do I need to make it genuine after downloading just like Microsoft Windows?
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Ubuntu 14.04 doesn't detect BT devices

I have a Lenovo B5400 with Windows 8 and Ubuntu 14.04 in dual boot. My bluetooth works well under Win but with Ubuntu it is not able to detect any device. hcitool scan does a scan but doesn't detect ...
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hciconfig Features hex codes

I can't seem to find anywhere what the hex codes listed under hciconfig Features stand for. Does anyone know where I can find a list to show which feature corresponds to which hex code? Output: $ ...
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A2DP on PulseAudio - terrible choppy/skipping audio

I have paired my Bluetooth headset with my Ubuntu 12.04 laptop with a Bluetooth chip inside: lsusb | grep Bluetooth Bus 003 Device 003: ID 045e:0745 Microsoft Corp. Nano Transceiver v1.0 for ...
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PulseAudio unable to detect Bluetooth Headset

I am able to successfully pair with my bluetooth headset (Motorola S305), and connect to Audio Sink. However, it does not show up in PulseAudio (in any way I ask it), and I can't switch the audio ...