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You can try this: http://nohands.sourceforge.net/ From the website description: HFP for Linux is a Bluetooth Hands-Free Profile server. It allows your Linux system to act as a speakerphone for your mobile phone. It aims to be a compliant Bluetooth HFP 1.5 Hands Free implementation, supporting all required commands and notifications, as ...


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Well, I found a workaround solution to the issue. I posted a similar question over on the BlueZ developer mail list and got several responses. It seems that there was a regression bug introduced somewhere in Linux Kernel 3.0 that was related to the Bluetooth Secure Simple Pairing (SSP) protocol used by Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR devices. The bug prevents ...


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Found my answer here: Get rid of 0.5s latency when playing audio over Bluetooth with A2DP blt@aurora:/$ pactl list cards short 0 alsa_card.pci-0000_01_00.1 module-alsa-card.c 1 alsa_card.usb-Generic_Turtle_Beach_USB_Headset_0000000001-00-Headset module-alsa-card.c 2 alsa_card.pci-0000_00_14.2 module-alsa-card.c 8 bluez_card.C8_84_47_04_21_6F ...


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Finally the headset is usable now. I just did an update recently, also additionally I've updated from the ppa:ubuntu-audio-dev/ppa sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-audio-dev/ppa sudo apt-get update; sudo apt-get dist-upgrade -y Now the usb headset is on the input and output tabs.


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Default Ubuntu Bluetooth Pairing Open the Bluetooth setting by clicking on the Bluetooth symbol on the top panel: Choose + in the bottom left corner of the following window: Put your Bluetooth device in "Pairing Mode". Check with your manual on how to do this. The MEElectronics AF9-BK headset will enter pairing mode by turning the device OFF and then ...


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As far as I know PulseAudio is an audio server with the ability to route sound in the way you want. Install PulseAudio Volume Control to be able to change where inputs and outputs go. sudo apt-get install pavucontrol In this manner I have routed Skype output to my headset only and my mic solely into Skype, Whilst having everything else running through ...


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Where I have had audio problems and connection issues I have found the using Pulse Audio Volume Controller usually helps if you are nervous of using alsamixer which is still good Here you can set what inputs and levels in a little clearer method First install it in a terminal sudo apt-get install pavucontrol Then hit alt + f2 and type pulse and up should ...


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Can install Hands Free Console by using ppa:sebastian-ruehl/nohands repository. There is the list of packages needed to install, at Sourcrforge. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:sebastian-ruehl/nohands sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install libhfp hfpd hfconsole libaudiofile0 libspeexdsp1 libdbus-1-3 libasound2 subversion g++ autoconf libtool ...


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I have solved it by following the steps below: open the Sound Settings; select the device in the "Play sound through" pane; select "High Fidelity Playback (A2DP)" in the "Mode" combo box; make sure the "Mute" checkbox is unchecked.


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I had the same issue just now when I was trying to pair my lenovo z570 with my nokia bh503 headset. I found it impossible with the default manager, but then I installed blueman. You can do that via the terminal (CTRL+ALT+T): sudo apt-get install blueman or via the Software-Center: With that installed I ran bluetooth manager from the applications list, ...


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For some more settings I would advice to install pavucontrol. It saved me some troubles diagnosing sound issues. It also will list any possible output where Ubuntu sound sometimes forgets to show outputs that should be available (though it keeps getting better: HDMI used to not show up; 1 update after 12.10 release it started showing up. You too will be ...


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The G35 (and G930) are what is known as a virtual 7.1 headset. So Pulseaudio is correctly identifying it as a stereo headset, as it contains only two speakers - left and right. Under windows, the driver does some trickery to make it seem as if the headset is 7.1, but it doesn't actually have the physical speakers. So alas, you're out of luck with this ...


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In a standard Bluetooth setup we can change the profile of a Bluetooth audio device from the Hardware tab in Sound settings: Alternatively we can use the command line to switch profiles: pactl set-card-profile <name or index of card> <profile> After we had chosen the profile to "Off" it will not be shown in the Output tab as a valid audio ...


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You have to modify the following line in /etc/pulse/default.pa: Change load-module module-udev-detect to : load-module module-udev-detect tsched=0 You can refer to this link : https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/pulseaudio/+bug/751265/comments/23 I hope that this will help you.


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The behaviour you observe indicates that these controls are not implemented in your Spotify client. Media key control via a Bluetooth headset is transmitted via DBus MPRIS protocol to the player to be further processed there. You can test this by running Rhythmbox which should have a full implementation of the MPRIS standard (but unforutnately a Spotify ...


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I am not sure about Xubuntu, I have Kubuntu. I was able to get the sound and mic on my headsets working by opening a terminal with Ctrl+Alt+T and then installing it with sudo apt-get install pavucontrol Start pavucontrol by typing pavucontrol in the terminal. It will open up a sound control window. Now make sure that duplex is activated by clicking ...


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Managing soundcards and audio devices USB and Bluetooth audio devices are individual sound cards, which means that connecting a Bluetooth headset doesn't work like connecting a headset via 3.5mm audio jack, where jack sensing assumes that you want to play audio through the recently connected headset instead of the laptop speakers. Therefore when adding new ...


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The computer may not be choosing the right hardware to play. Open the Sound settings (open your Dash and type sound). Go to the Output tab. You should see more than one option. Click the one that references your Bluetooth headphones. (You may have to double-click it.) Adjust the sounds as required. You can also use the Test Sound button.


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Even if it produces sound under Linux, many of the features listed such as "5.1 surround" and "vibration" are not going to work if the company has not released Linux drivers. Most USB speakers and headphones will work under Ubuntu using generic speaker drivers to produce stereo sound. I was unable to unable to find any reports of users getting these ...


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It looks like it is still not possible currently in Ubuntu or Linux in general, though it should be.


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Based on the lsusb -v output, the Linux kernel's ALSA subsystem snd_usb_audio should be allocating the control and pcm devices for your device and drive them. Looking at this post, it might be worth trying that solution: gksu gedit /etc/modprobe.d/alsa-base.conf Change options snd-usb-audio index=-2 to `options snd-usb-audio index=1 Then plug in your ...


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You can try blueman application. This app can help you to play audio through A2DP streaming. You just have to mark your device profile as "Audio destination". To install, use this command: sudo apt-get install blueman Open it by typing "blueman" in the dash. I'll try to update the answer with necessary screenshot later


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As of Ubuntu 10.04, uinput module that handles such buttons is not started by default. To fix the situation: Stop bluetooth service sudo service bluetooth stop Enable uinput module sudo modprobe uinput Start bluetooth service back again sudo service bluetooth start That should fix the issue temporarily, until restart. To fix it permanently, run: echo ...


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I am not trying to revive a dead horse, but I had this exact same issue. The sound settings menu has two issues. There is no way to automatic change input to headset even if it is the only input. I had to change input manually even though recorder worked. Also, there is an alsa plugin that chrome uses while it is trying to record. Steps: Change ...


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It is unlikely that the phone is configured to be used as Bluetooth handset. Typical cellphone profiles include storage devices (access to directories on the cellphone), smartphone, and data links (Tethered internet). It is unlikely to provide a headset over Bluetooth. A Bluetooth headset should work well.



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