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how to enable bluetooth in BIOS

Q: how to enable bluetooth in BIOS

I recently purchased an asus f5gl laptop running vista OS and just now have needed to use bluetooth, but have found out that it has been disabled in system information. i would like to know how to enable bluetooth in BIOS or where ever i can?
does anybody have any ideas, any help is greatly appreciated.

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A: how to enable bluetooth in BIOS

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>This computer has an Intel Core 2 Duo P7450 and is compatible with virtualization
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Does this help locate the correct Bios rom

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Hi, You have to allow your Sony is discoverable. How ? Please check its manual. Normally it MUST have a blue button to press. Regards.
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Okay so I don t really know if a solution is out there but here is the situation I m in I only have one discovered bluetooth devices Logitech Bluetooth receiver by not available USB port left which I am currently using for the Logitech Bluetooth dongle that came with my Logitech K solar keyboard I would also like to attach my Samsung wep headset for Bluetooth devices not discovered by Logitech bluetooth receiver Skype calls I have tried to discover the headset with and without Logitechs software installed with no luck I then checked device manager which does not show the dongle as a Bluetooth receiver device My assumption from that is that Logitech has it setup Bluetooth devices not discovered by Logitech bluetooth receiver to only receive from their own devices Since I have no room for another dongle and a hub isn t really ideal Is there some way to force the dongle to detect normal Bluetooth devices I ve searched for a custom driver or other work around with no luck so far This is on a computer running Windows bit nbsp

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well i decided to go full bluetooth because im tired of spending money on replacment headphones and broken tangled cables so i brought myself some Tone infinium HBS- bluetooth headphones now on my phone that supports APT-X these things are amazing but on my bluetooth i escape (Bluetooth Crackling to issue) hell? how this computer it seems that im plagued with interference and sound crackling so i swapped out my realtek AC wireless wifi card and brought a intel Dualband bluetooth for a while it seemed to be working and now its again crackling and shuddering its driving me nuts then i brought THIS so that i can make anything bluetooth just to my disappointment that i dont think these thing scan connect to each other how to i escape this bluetooth hell? (Bluetooth Crackling issue) i mean how would i connect to things that have no gui together but someone said they have done it ant it works fine but i can for the life of me find out how to do it i have already trying updating the drivers on my computer and i ave the latest but if i cover my bluetooth or even move feet away from it it crackles and disconnects sometimes it was not doing that at first and i only tested it with my pc but yea i tried phones and they are flawless i could go outside of my apartment and i would be connected on all phones but not on my pc