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 firmware problem in Ubuntu 13.04

I have a [Dell Inspiron][1] 15R 5520 laptop. Bluetooth is not working at all. rfkill list all gives 0: hci0: Bluetooth Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 1: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft ...
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Music control with android and ubuntu desktop

Is there a application/synchronization (not entirely sure what I am supposed to look for) that makes it possible to play music on my ubuntu desktop and then change/pause/play it with my Android phone? ...
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Wifi and Bluetooth Not working on Ubuntu 14.04 but working on Windows 8 [duplicate]

Even after updating with sudo apt-get install update (while connected with wired network), it still does not see available wifi nor does the enabled bluetooth able to find any bluetooth, just ...
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Bluetooth not working!

I am running Gnome 3.6 and KDE 4.10.5 on Ubuntu 13.04 on an ASUS X53U. The computer can boot in Windows 7 (from Grub). In Windows, I can turn bluetooth on and off and use it. In Ubuntu (I tried both ...
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BQ Aquarius Ubuntu phone bluetooth keyboard

I have SV-05B wireless bluetooth keyboard and wanted to try and connect this to my ubuntu bq phone. When I go to the blue tooth connection the mac address of the keyboard comes up but it will not ...
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How to connect the Logitech K810 keyboard to my Ubuntu phone?

I've got an BQ Aquaris E5 Ubuntu Edition and I'm trying to connect the Logitech K810 bluetooth keyboard to it. This is probably also relevant to the K480, K811 and other Logitech bluetooth keyboards. ...
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Successfully connected to a Bluetooth remote control via GUI but Ubuntu did not respond to the HID commands from remote control

1) Successfully connected to a Bluetooth remote control via GUI. However, when pressed keys on the remote control, nothing happened. The remote sent out HID data but Ubuntu did not respond to them. ...
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ubuntu 14.04 bluetooth BCM43142 no discovery (tx timeout)

i was browsing many posts regarding the issue, though i could not find a monolithic answer. the issue: unable to discover\detect other bluetooth nodes. information: $ uname -r 3.13.0-59-generic $ ...
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bluetooth does not connect phone and speaker, and the wifi freezes the laptop when switching a network

I have Ubuntu 15.04 installed on a lenovo yoga3pro. It recognises, but it does not connect to my phone (iphone 5s) and speaker (envaya denon). the wifi freezes the system most of the time when I ...
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Toshiba S70-B bluetooth issue

Bluetooth does not work in any release of Ubuntu I've tried, as late as 15.04 3.19.0-23-generic #24-Ubuntu SMP Tue Jul 7 18:52:55 UTC 2015 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux The adapter is BCM43142A0 ...
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GDbus.Error:org.openobex.Error.Failed: Unable to request session problem

This image & title explains all Any way to solve this GDbus.Error:org.openobex.Error.Failed: Unable to request session error
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Setting up a bluetooth audio-microphone headset on ubuntu 12.04

I recently purchased a Henson BTH033 bluetooth headset with a built in microphone. I would ideally like to use it as my primary audio-microphone output-input on my ubuntu install. Here is my ...
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How to install bluetoothd 5.32 for ubuntu

I needed to upgrade bluez to version 5.32. I've removed old bluez packages (4.1) with synaptic and installed bluez 5.32 from tar.xz. Now bluetoothd is missing. Where can i find the latest version of ...
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How to browse files on device using bluetooth

I recently got my bluetooth between computer and phone to work well together, but now I need to browse files on my device... I found some older instructions here on askubuntu, that seem a little ...
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Bluetooth dbus error, can't send or receive files from computer / or share internet connection

My computer (Lenovo, Intel dual core, 64 bit, 1.9 GB Mmemory) did not come with a bluetooth card installed. So I spent the $3 and bought a bluetooth USB connector. I plugged it in to my Ubuntu ...
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Bluetooth can't connect to a device ubuntu gnome 15.04

I want to connect a speaker to my computer with bluetooth. I can turn on the bluetooth. Other diveses see my computers bluetooth, but I can't connect any divece to my computer. I have ubtuntu Gnome ...
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How to pair external bluetooth keyboard to ubuntu touch BQ phone

How do I pair external bluetooth keyboard to ubuntu touch phone (Aquaris by BQ) build r22? Behaviour: Keyboard is recognised by bluetooth manager, but button is & stays grey unable to pair. ...
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How to get the bluetooth to detect and pair with devices like an android phone on Hp Stream 11? [duplicate]

I have recently received the Hp Stream 11 and thought that windows 8 was an overkill for a device of it's specs. I backed up windows and boot Xubuntu 14.04 from a live CD with memory persistence and ...
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Wireless and Bluetooth and external display not working

This morning when i connect mY HP Folio 9470M (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed) to my docking i see that i don't have external display. Later i see that Wlan switch is not working and bluetooth also. It ...
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Why is my Bluetooth headset not working now?

I have an FSL Zero Bluetooth headset which was working fine with Ubuntu until a recent update. I'm on Ubuntu 15.04. The headset is recognised as a Bluetooth device and gets connected but doesn't ...
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No Sound When Connected to Bluetooth Audio Device [closed]

I'm kinda new to the AskUbuntu community. I use Linux Mint 17.2 which is based on Ubuntu 14.04, and I've continually had a problem with audio for Bluetooth devices (more specifically, Bose mini ...
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how to enable my bluetooth adapter?

I'm using Dell Inspiron N4030 laptop. I'm using Ubuntu 13.04 64 bit. Bluetooth adapter is not found. How to active that? rfkill list 1: phy1: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no ...
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Controlling Bluetooth mouse gestures that register keyboard events

tl;dr I just bought a Logitech T630. It's a Bluetooth mouse that supports several keyboard events via gestures (PDF). These gestures are fine and dandy but I have little use for them. I'm having a ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 Ralink corp. RT3290 No Adapters Found

When I run Blueman Assistant I get "No Adapters found." lspci | grep -i Bluetooth 0a:00.1 Bluetooth: Ralink corp. RT3290 Bluetooth dmesg | grep -i blue [ 17.911498] Bluetooth: Core ver 2.20 [ ...
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Help pairing Lg Tone to Lubuntu (Blueman)

Problem: LG TONE FAIL TO PAIR WITH LUBUNTU ON LAPTOP I have installed Blueman Bluetooth manager. It is running properly. I am attempting to pair my bluetooth headset, LG Tone, to the Blueman ...
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Dell Vostro 3560 bluetooth doesn't work

I installed the wireless driver using this instruction How do I install BCM43142 wireless drivers for Dell Vostro 3460/3560 and I have WiFi working. No problems here. But unfortunately the bluetooth ...
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Bluetooth speaker JAM connected to UBUNTU 14.04

thanks for taking the time to see my post. i ve bought a bluetooth JAM speaker and I am trying to connect it to the computer. The computer actually see the device, and I can even select it from the ...
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gatttool unable to connect bluetooth with error 111

Unable to connect bluetooth devices with gatttool on ubuntu 14.04 LTS sudo gatttool -i hci0 -t random -b D4:8E:F4:FC:BF:E3 -I [ ][D4:8E:F4:FC:BF:E3][LE]> connect Connecting... connect error: ...
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Ubuntu Touch photo transver via Bluetooth

How to send photos taken with the camera of Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Touch via Bluetooth to Android tablet.The photo gallert app only allows sharing with social media (facebook, twitter), or send per email or ...
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How to enable bluetooth for Dell Inspiron Laptop?

How do I enable Bluetooth for my Dell Inspiron laptop? It tells no adapters found.
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Networking issues following suspend

I'm running a dual boot with ubuntu and windows on my HP laptop and I'm having trouble doing any sort of wireless networking after I suspend it. I cannot connect to wifi, I also seem to totally lose ...
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Sound from bluetooth speaker seems to freeze often and is out of sync with the video

Computer Model: Dell Inspiron N5050 (laptop). Version of Ubuntu: Have checked in Ubuntu 13.10 and 13.04 Model of Bluetooth speaker: Bose Soundlink mini bluetooth speaker Description of issue: Issue ...
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How can I change my bluetooth speaker default passkey in Ubuntu

I have a bluetooth speaker that I can connect it to my Ubuntu with automatic passkey. It must have '0000' as it's default passkey but it's default passkey is '1111' and because of that, I'm not able ...
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RTL8723BE Bluetooth does not work

I am unable to find any bluetooth devices. I was able to fix it by using this, but since the Ubuntu kernel update this fix has stopped working. 02:00.0 Network controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., ...
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Configuring Wifi with Ubuntu 14.04 on hp pavillion 15 laptop [duplicate]

I am having problems in configuring wifi with ubuntu 14.04LTS on my hp pavillion 15 laptop. Only if the wifi is very close by (such as mobile hotspot) does it detect the network. There is absolutely ...
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12.04 does not detect wlan0(Broadcom 4365)

Installed 12.04 on dell inspiron 5420. wired connection is working however wifi and bluetooth connection does not work. In fact I can't see wlan0. Can I know the correct driver to install?
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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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How to connect Logitech M317 wireless bluetooth mouse to Ubuntu 14.04

So i just got this new logitech mouse and i have no idea how to add it. Any help would be deeply appreciated.
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Cannot connect HC-05 bluetooth module in Ubuntu 13.04

I am trying to pair my HC-05 arduino bluetooth module with my Ubuntu machine for the past couple of hours but with no success. I ran the following commands: sdptool add --channel=1 SP hcitool scan ...
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Laptop won't wake from suspend mode using wireless keyboard or mouse

I'm new to Ubuntu, just loaded the operating system because I want to learn more about it. I'm using a laptop as a desktop with a second monitor (used as my primary) and a Microsoft natural ...
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Pause music with bluetooth headset button

I have a bluetooth headset (Philips SHB7150 if that matters). Everything works fine; I get audio, volume works, and previous/next works. But the play/pause button does nothing. I tried looking at it ...
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How to connect Moga Pro controller to Ubuntu 14.04

I was wondering how to connect a Moga Pro bluetooth controller to Ubuntu 14.04. Whenever I try to set up a new device on the ubuntu computer via bluetooth, it sees my device, but when I select it, it ...
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Bluetooth does not detect any devices - Dell Inspiron 15/ 12.04LTS [duplicate]

The bluetooth adapter is visible and not blocked, but does not detect any devices at all while attempting to pair. rfkill list 0: dell-wifi: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no ...
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How to find the built-in bluetooth adapter in Toshiba satellite c55-896 laptop

I have been using Ubuntu for over a year, but recently I have encountered an old problem again. When I First installed Ubuntu, it said 'No adapter found' in the Bluetooth section. I want to buy a ...
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Getting “Failure: Module initialization failed” error

I have created a script file ( approximately 3-4 months before) capturing the live audio and it worked fine we are able to capture the live audio and also can hear from the headphone. Here is my ...
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Lenovo G580 Wireless/bluetooth function key problem

I'm using Lenovo G580. when I turn WiFi/Bluetooth on with Fn+F5, it's actually not turning on. To turn it on, I need to restart. How can I solve this problem?
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How can I get my connected Bluetooth speaker to appear in sound settings?

I'm on Ubuntu 15.04 and my little Bluetooth speaker won't show up in sound settings (unity-control-center sound) or in PulseAudio Volume Control (pavucontrol). It connects as a Bluetooth device just ...
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Bluetooth headphones not detected by bluetoothmanager

On Ubuntu 15.04 using an Ausu BT-400 bluetooth adapter I'm able to detect my Psyc headphones on command line: root@napster:/home/hduser# hcitool scan Scanning ... 00:02:5B:01:9B:B2 PSYC and ...
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sequence of pacmd used by unity-control-center sound

I'd like to script the sequence of commands to switch from speakers to bluetooth headset or external bluetooth speaker. I found the correct sequence up to a certain point: pacmd list-sinks Once I ...
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Enable bluetooth on lenovo ideapad y480

I've search every crevice of the internet and can still not find how to enable bluetooh on my Lenovo ideapad Y480, rfkill list returns 'no' on all lsusb suggests a bluetooh adapter is not found: ...