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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IPEGA bluetooth gamepad stops sending events after a few seconds

I have an IPEGA PG-9025 bluetooth controller and I'm able to connect it to my Ubuntu 15.04 without problems. It's added as a joystick (js) with all correct data and receiving input, but it stops ...
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Bluetooth choking

I had turned bluetooth off in the system settings, but top still showed it using 100% of CPU and strace shows a ton of lines like: poll([{fd=3, events=POLLIN}, {fd=4, events=POLLIN}, {fd=6, ...
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Cannot find bluetooth devices. Atheros [0cf3:817b]

I am using a DELL Precision M4800. When searching for bluetooth devices using "bluetooth-wizard", it just scans, but cannot find anything. Running "hcitool scan" won't find anything, too. lspci Bus ...
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Selecting A2DP changes nothing, what's a working conf file?

Xubuntu 14.04.3 Thinkpad t450s Mpow Swift headset $ bluetoothd -v 4.101 $ pulseaudio -v 4.0 A2DP was working (after following other threads to tweak the /etc/bluetooth/audio.conf file). I was able ...
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Ubuntu Touch Nexus 4 Bluetooth doesn't work

I'm running latest stable version of Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 4, but Bluetooth doesn't work right. The Nexus 4 can see other devices and the Nexus 4 can be seen by other devices. But if I try to send ...
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Bluetooth headphone range issues

I have a unique issue with my bluetooth headset from Sony and my System76 ServalWS machine. I am running a fresh installation of Ubuntu 15.04. I am able to connect the headset fine, even select the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Bluetooth problem on Lenovo

Hej guys, yesterday I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Lenovo Yoga 13. This is the first time that I use Linux, so my experience in using Linux is not the best. My problem is that my built in bluetooth ...
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How do I reinstall the preinstalled bluetooth program?

I tried to install the Unity Tweak Tool but it said I needed the Bluetooth app that comes preinstalled that I uninstalled. Now I can't find a way to reinstall it.
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Ubuntu touch OTA 6 bluetooth does display any devices

When I enable bluetooth on my Mx4 (OTA6), it does not detect any bluetooth devices around. The other devices nevertheless properly detect each other, except the ubuntu touch phone. Why? Fab EDIT: On ...
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How do I enable Bluetooth on Ubuntu 15.10?

Here is a screenshot of my Bluetooth window in Ubuntu 15.10 and a screenshot of the requested terminal. Any help is appreciated. Thank you! (I apologize for waiting so long to reply.) Bluetooth ...
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My bluetooth is acting weird, can't connect or find any device [duplicate]

I am new to the Ubuntu world. I've just installed newest version of Ubuntu, but I have one, very big problem. The thing is I can't connect to any bluetooth device, my phone doesn't see the notebook, ...
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Control Bluetooth latency

Is there a way I can increase the latency to my Bluetooth speaker? I am playing music synchronously using SoundWire on some other devices. The BlueTooth speaker is ahead of the other devices so if I ...
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My ASUS pc seems to lose its bluetooth firmware when I dual boot? I have reset it numerous times… frustrating

I have reset it numerous times.... frustrating. wget https://www.dropbox.com/s/xbmm9vfg2fby2zn/fw-04ca_2006.hcd sudo cp fw-04ca_2006.hcd /lib/firmware/brcm/BCM43142A0-04ca-2006.hcd sudo modprobe -r ...
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Headsets do not pair with bluetooth (14.04)

I've just made a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04. Everything seemed fine unless I realized that in nautilus I'm not able to pair any of my bluetooth headset Philips SHB4140 nor Wesc pisont black BC The ...
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How do I troubleshoot bluetooth?

I have a new 15.04 laptop and a bluetooth headset and keyboard that seem to crap out intermittently. The notification tray indicates that they are On and Paired: The keyboard's light is on, but ...
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Cannot enable bluetooth

I'm using an HP 250 G3 notebook with Ubuntu 14.04. But I can't use the bluetooth service. It says "No Bluetooth adapters found". Please help me.
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Bluetooth 0930:021c not working in Ubuntu 15.04

Ubuntu detects the bluetooth hardware (it shows the bluetooth icon in the status bar), and I can turn it on or off and set the visibility and such. However, it is never able to find any bluetooth ...
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Access Garmin vivofit via ANT Stick

I would like to connect my Garmin vivofit device with the Garmin Website (Garmin Connect). I've tried to install the browser plugin (Downloading Garmin Express to connect with Vivofit) Result: After ...
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Unable to locate Sony RF811RK Bluetooth headphones on Ubuntu 15.04

So I have just went out today and bought these wireless headphones and a bluetooth adapter dongle however when I go into the bluetooth settings in Ubuntu it can't find the headphones to pair with. ...
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Problems with bluethoot headseton Kunbutu.

I have a bluetooth headset and i'm trying make him work. First of all I had installed ubuntu studio but seems to me that blues dont work at all,so i changed to kubuntu and i installed all ubuntu ...
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Terrible Sound Quality with Sony SRS-BTX300

I've paired my Sony SRS-BTX300 speaker with Ubuntu 15.04 (Dell Inspiron 5000) but the sound quality is horrible. I've troubleshot that it's not the speaker itself, and also I've paired with another ...
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bluetooth paring problem w/ “avantree satrun” at ubuntu rebecca

I've just jumped in Linux world. I want to listen music through bluetooth donggle, "Avantree Saturn" that can be used as both Tx and Rx mode. I've installed blueman already and tried to pair the ...
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Bluetooth not working - Ubuntu 15.04 Qualcomm Atheros AR9485

I have Lenovo G510 with Ubuntu 15.04, and I just don't see the bluetooth (It did worked it the past) elichai2@Lenovo-G510:~$ uname -a Linux Lenovo-G510 3.19.0-30-generic #33-Ubuntu SMP Mon Sep 21 ...
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Ubuntu on Lenovo keeps waking up by itself when in suspended mode

That can happen after a few seconds like many people have described, or after a few minutes or hours. The display remains turned off, only when I press keyboard or move the mouse it gets turned on. ...
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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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Accidentally uninstalled bluetooth driver from Dell Inspiron 3543 on 14.04

I accidentally uninstalled the bluetooth driver from the Additional Softwares box. Is there any link to download the same driver? According to Dell, this is my bluetooth driver (Dell page) but it is ...
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Bluetooth Mouse Lag

I have a BlueTooth mouse (Dell WM524). Works like a charm on my notebook with Ubuntu 15, but I have a little issue... Recently I've bought a 23' full HD monitor and started using on notebook, no ...
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Bose Soundlink Mini II - how do I output high-quality sound?

I have a Bose Soundlink Mini that works well - I can pair it with Kubuntu (14.10) and set it as an audio playback device for videos in Phonon. Sounds great. :) Just purchased a Soundlink Mini II and ...
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Bluetooth headset connecting but showing up in settings

I have a Belkin Soundstream for connecting to my speakers. I want to connect to is so I enable bluetooth in settings and pair with it. (It is recognized as a bluetooth headset). When everything is ...
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Bluetooth device not recognized

I have installed ubuntu 32 bit on my pc. Installation successfully completed but my bluetooth usb adapter is not recognized by ubuntu
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Ubuntu 15.04 Broadcom Bluetooth Problem [duplicate]

i have installed Ubuntu 15.04 on Dell Inspiron 15 3000 series, i fixed everything but bluetooth is not working as expected. here's what i have tried. 1. Tried as mentioned in this thread Link1 2. ...
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Bluetooth option is gray and not activated

My HP-242 G1 Laptop is running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. My bluetooth is deactivated. See the image: result of running dmesg | grep -i blue in the terminal is : [ 16.233056] Bluetooth: Core ver 2.17 [ ...
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Problem with Bluetooth Audio

As I stuck after hours of work I hope someone here can help me solving my audio issues. I bought an USB Bluetooth Dongle and a Bluetooth Sound Adapter. I installed the bluez driver and bluez tools ...
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ubuntu 14.04 pulseaudio automatically module loading

i would like pulseaudio to automatically load a module named module-bluetooth-discover, rather then executing pactl load-module module-bluetooth-discover each time after the system boots. i removed ...
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Bluetooth headset with poor sound quality on Ubuntu

I've bought a Philips SHB4000 headset (phone+mic) wireless (bluetooth) and It has a good quality when I pear it with my phone or PC Windows but when I pear it with the same PC on Ubuntu (14.10 64 ...
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Bluetooth is working, but the Wireless card is not detected AzureWare AW-NB126H Model AR5B225

I'm running on a ASUS N550JV notebook, with Combo Wireless and Bluetooth card AzureWare AW-NB126H, and the bluetooh part is working, but the wifi stopped to work last day, wireless card should be ...
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Ubuntu does not remember Bluetooth setting

Everytime I start my computer Bluetooth is on. I turn it off. But when I restart my computer it is on again. I don't want to turn it off every time I start my computer. How can I make ubuntu remember ...
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bluetooth problem on ASUS F5M

First of all, I want to say, that I spend some time seraching for an answer and trying different solutions. But I couldn't find the one that works for me. I have an older notebook, it's ASUS F5M. ...
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Solve update error messages Ubuntu 14.04LTS

I installed a new driver for bluetooth recently on Ubuntu14.04...but it seemed that it only works once, after rebooting, it didn't work anymore...so I kind of gave up solving my bluetooth problem. The ...
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Blue tooth and Web cam not visible by ubuntu

SO I am Completely new to Ubuntu. But I am Managing. The only thing that doesnt work Now are my Bluetooth adapter and Built in Web cams... and touch screen..... and mouse pad As far as multi ...
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Persistent HIDD Bluetooth Connection

Was able to successfully connect my bluetooth keyboard and mouse using: hcitool scan sudo hidd --connect AA:BB:CC:DD:EE:FF But if I reboot or even turn the device on/off I have to reconnect via ...
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No Internet Connection when Bluetooth is active (Intel Advanced-N 6230, Ubuntu 14.04)

When being connected to a WiFi-network, everything is fine when Bluetooth is disabled. When Bluetooth is enabled, but not connected, 30 ping packets are lost during the toggling. When Bluetooth is ...
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Bluetooth connection error while transferring files with phone

So i've connected my Moto X to my Ubuntu computer and set it to act as a FTP server so I can browse and thransfer files, this works fine untill I attempt to copy or move anything from the phone to the ...
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No Bluetooth Adapters Found [duplicate]

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS on my HP Pavilion 15-N010TX. But I'm facing an issue related to my bluetooth adapter. I'm not able to see my bluetooth adapter in bluetooth setting panel. Please help me ...
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Bluetooth keyboard (Microsoft Designer keyboard) fails to be added

My BT keyboard doesn't pair. Can you help me out? Just bought this very nice bluetooth desktop set and this Asus laptop and installed Ubuntu 15.04 on it. First my mouse didn't pair. I fixed that by ...
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Prevent gnome power manager from showing keyboard battery

My gnome toolbar shows a battery indicator which is always wrong. I recently figured out why; as when clicked it shows both my internal battery status and my keyboard status as two separate items: ...
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Bluetooth Headphones Audio Timeout

I recently purchased an Insignia bluetooth usb adapter, and I was able to get it working with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I have the bluez library installed from they synaptic manager (bluez 4.101-0ubuntu13.1). ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Lts not detecting bluetooth devices in Lenovo E440

My lenovo e440 machine using ubuntu14.04 lts wansn't able to detect any bluetooth devices, i tried to install blueman but didn't help...could someone be so nice as to help :) code: lspci -nnk | grep ...
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Blutooth Discovery Protocol is not Working at all . cant find my device using bluetooth , ubuntu 15.04 lenovo z 50-70

godfather@godfather-Lenovo:~$ uname -a; lspci -nnk | grep -iA2 net; lsusb; dmesg | grep -i bluetooth; dmesg | grep -i firmware; lsmod | grep bluetooth Linux godfather-Lenovo 3.19.0-28-generic ...
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DELL Inspiron 7347 bluetooth issues

I'm having some bluetooth issues with my DELL Inspiron 7347 on Ubuntu 14.04. This pc comes with Windows preinstalled which I replaced with Ubuntu 14.04. (more information of the system below) The ...