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Bluetooth gone from Windows 7 32-bit HP laptop

Q: Bluetooth gone from Windows 7 32-bit HP laptop

Installed paired Motorola H to use with Skype using Download CSR Bluetooth driver v for Windows Vista Windows Server x -bit because bloggers said it worked on with Skype very well which it did yesterday I had gone into control panel gone Bluetooth HP 32-bit Windows from laptop 7 gt sounds gt manage audio devices gt playback and set the H as the default communications device whereupon the Conexant speakers disappeared until I finally learned today that you have to right click the white space to recover disabled devices Today is when I recovered the Conexant speakers because the H had disappeared and of course stopped working I saw somewhere Bluetooth gone from Windows 7 32-bit HP laptop that a device may only be Bluetooth gone from Windows 7 32-bit HP laptop paired with only a phone or a PC not both at the same time My PC and my cell phone occupy the same desk so maybe the phone hijacked the pairing back from the PC when I rebooted earlier today So I have blocked the H from my cell phone since I rarely use it and can pair it again easily when needed However the problem now is that the Bluetooth icon has disappeared from my PC and after a search could not find Bluetooth in the PC I manually looked through device manager and it is not there Thanks in advance if you have a solution Please help me find and enable bluetooth again nbsp

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A: Bluetooth gone from Windows 7 32-bit HP laptop

Since the bluetooth device is not shown in Device Manager, this means either 1 or 2:

1. Bluetooth is disabled/turned off either by the bluetooth slider switch somewhere on one of the laptop's 4 sides, or there will be a key (usually top row) which has to pressed in combination with the 'Fn' key.


2. The bluetooth adapter itself is faulty.
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default (after startup): WiFi on / BT off
first time: WiFi on / BT ON yay~!
second time: WiFi off / BT on
third time: WiFi off / BT off

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I hope this helps people with their bluetooth issues =)

Windows 8 was able to install all my Function Keys so I'm going to assume this will be the case for others. Good luck
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What is the brand/model of your laptop?
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You should be able to pair the bluetooth speakers to your computer. Below are some links to help you get the speakers paired.
In Windows 7

Turn on your Bluetooth device and make it discoverable.The way you make it discoverable depends on the device. Check the device or visit the manufacturer's website to learn how.
Select the Start button 

 > Devices and Printers.
Select Add a device > select the device > Next.
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But Im using a Dell D630 Laptop running Windows 7 Enterprise with the Dell 355 Bt adapter.

I've also had trouble getting it to connect. I used to have to force it to connect in XP. So I tried everything I can think of to force it in Win7 through the bluetooth settings dialog, and using the headset itself. Randomly it would work.

Eventually I found that if the headset is turned off, the computer rebooted, and the headset turned on, they just connect automatically without me doing anything. Which was great till something (like my cellphone) connected to the headset and then I couldn't get the headset to reconnect otthe laptop with out rebooting. Yuck!

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Hi -

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Quote: Originally Posted by kanangus

Hi all,

Question is as per the subject line but the reason I ask is that although each laptop is visible to the other in Devices and Printers when I try to send a file from the Vista laptop to the Win 7 laptop I get a message failure message. On the Win 7 machine when I click the the bluetooth icon in the systray the option to 'Allow a Device to connect' is greyed-out and there is no alert that a device is trying to connect. A far as I can tell the bluetooth settings on both laptops are OK, adding a device was OK with the passwork handshake completed without problem.

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Couple of questions

Are you using "homegroup" for networking?

Is there no other way you can transfer like wifi (its faster)?
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It would help if you could provide some details about your computer/laptop?

System Info - See Your System Specs

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How did you disable BT; via the taskbar icon (do you have one?), Action Center (see screen shot) ? If you do not have a driver in the Device Manager, you won't have a Bluetooth listed in the Action Center.

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Quote: Originally Posted by werosen

I've tried to install a couple of different Bluetooth headsets (Motorola & Samsung) to my Latitude E6230 running Windows 7 Pro x64. It recognizes the headset and says it has been installed, but then searches for drivers that cannot be found and the device icon ends up with an error flag on them and it doesn't work. I have an internal Dell 380 Bluetooth 4.0 module with current drivers that tests fine. Any suggestions?

Hi werosen,

Welcome to the community.

Please remove the drivers currently installed for Bluetooth and then install them from the link below:


Let me know the model of wireless card installed on the system.

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Thank you for participating in the HP Support Forum.The Serial Number (SN) has been removed from your post to protect your personally identifiable product information from theft and subsequent fraud, in accordance with the HP Support Forum's Rules of Participation #4: "Protect privacy...don?t post your computer?s serial # or contact information publically, and do not allow someone you don?t know to remotely take control of your computer."Respectfully,eric-g

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Hi @A2Ruff, Welcome to the HP Support Community! I read your post about your HP 15-ac178nr Notebook not detecting the Bluetooth. I would uninstall the Reattek driver and restart the Notebook. Update the Bluetooth the driver from the Device Manager. Here is a link that shows you how to check that Bluetooth discovery settings are turned on and file sharing is also turned on. Please get back to me how this goes. If this post helps you to resolve the issue you can click the Thumbs up icon to show gratitude! Thanks.
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Nah, the forum is fine, if needed the admins will move it.
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"Sorry if I'm being ignorant, but I'm not well acquainted with bluetooth yet"...

This may be the root cause of your Bluetooth problem...

"It causes a lot of little annoying problems, some of which you can't get around at all"...

Can you explain in a little more detail just what are the problems
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A:Hacker/rootkit via bluetooth phone to laptop

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Thank you for writing to us!
The system supports Bluetooth. The Wifi switch also works as the bluetooth switch.This is the version of  bluetooth on the system Dell 365 Bluetooth v2.0 + Enhanced Data Rate (EDR).
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here are the scrnshots

A:I cant install my bluetooth headset onto toshiba laptop

Quote: Originally Posted by guperan

I got the bluetooth dongle and it detects the headset(AEC BQ-605), but it says bluetooth peripheral unknown driver. I have emailed the website, but i have yet to get a response. Can you try figuring this problem out, please?

Edit:Oh yeah, i also tried looking into the device manager, and i couldnt find the software needed online.

here are the scrnshots

Hi guperan,

Welcome to Seven forums.

We would need to know which bluetooth card is installed on the system. You would need to install the bluetooth driver/software for the system.

Driver Install - Device Manager

If you are unsure of the same then, kindly update your system specs here by following this.

Also, let us know the hardware id of the bluetooth card installed on the system:

Hardware Identification

Keep us posted with the results so we can advise you further.
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