where in the BIOS do I enable bluetooth? I have uninstalled and reinstalled the drivers and still no luck.
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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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My bluetooth stopped working in my ASUS Q302LA. Bluetooth doesn't even show in the Settings>Devices in Win 10. In Device Manager, under Microsoft LE Enumerator, Properties, it states "Device cannot start, Code 10." I clean installed win10 and am getting the same result, which leads me to think it is a BIOS problem. Any ideas.
I have a message on my hp laptop that the IR port on my computer is not enabled. How do I enable the IR port in XP? I would love to be able to sync my Palm wirelessly. Would be great!
Silly question, but is there a switch on your laptop to switch the IR on and off? Have a look.
Forgive me if this seems insulting, but when I've tried to sort out wireless issues on laptops before, the problem tends to be that the person hasn't got the switch set to "On".
Hello everyone, I would like some help on the following. My laptop keyboard is not working and I am using an external keyboard instead. However I would like to enable Bluetooth using Fn+F12 and I can not do that. I have tried with Fn+F12 from the Windows Virtual Keyboard, but it doesn't work. Do you have any suggestions please? Thank you very much for your time people!!!
Hi and welcome to TSF please see this from MS Set up a Bluetooth enabled device should be the same for win 7http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/enable-bluetooth-763450.html
I tried to enable bluetooth support services (winXP SP2, windows media center edition 2005), but I get a 1053 error. I'm trying to install MS optical desktop with bluetooth.
how can i enable my bluetooth(pavilion dm1)
how can i enable my bluetooth.pavilion dm1?i want to use bluetooth speaker pls help me..thankshttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/how-can-i-enable-my-bluetooth-pavilion-dm1/td-p/1134213
According to the specifications of the HP 15-ay026nd, it has bluetooth. When I want to enable bluetooth in settings, I can't find it. Even when I type bluetooth in the taskbar, the laptop sends me to wireless devices, but there I can't see (or change) any bluetooh settings. Who could help me?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Wireless-and-Networking/How-can-I-enable-bluetooth-on-HP-15-ay026nd/td-p/5807970
Can anyone please tell me how to enable Bluetooth on my Dell Inspiron 1720? I've been to the Dell Support site but found it useless.
I have the Bluebooth icon in Control Panel but it won't open so what's going on?
hi the info should be in the manual http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/ins1720/en/index.htm
help me pls.
my laptop keyboard broke down a while ago, as of now, i don't have extra money for me to be able to replace it. now im using USB keyboard only, since my current keyboard doesn't have a fn key in it, i can't open the shortcut for the bluetooth using the keyboard.
1. is there any other way to open/enable it without using the keyboard?
2. i also can't see the BLUETOOTH device in the Device Manager, is that normal?
**i can use my bluetooth before my laptop broke down. and i saw in another forum that if you cant enable the bluetooth physically, the windows will not detect it but the forum is abt windows tablet so im not sure if it also applies with laptops.
Hi see if the method here helps Set up a Bluetooth enabled devicehttp://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/329018-enable-bluetooth-my-laptop-without-using-keyboard.html
I have an HP Pavillion dv6t -2000. At one point I was able to use bluetooth. I had a hard time setting it up and I think it was when I eventually went into the setup menu before windows launched and enabled bluetooth device that it worked. Now it doesn't appear to have ANY options for me to configure my computer. There are boot options and an option to reset to default. I've tried both. Also, when I go to system information my bluetooth ID is blank. When windows launches in my wireless assistance there is no bluetooth to enable. I have also tried to download bluetooth drivers both from broadcom and from HP, but both tell me I must first enable my bluetooth device --- which is nowhere to be found. Please help. - Lexihttp://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/bluetooth-errors-unable-to-enable-659132.html
I have a Sony Vaio with a switch on the front that turns WIRELESS on/off. Whenever I turn the switch 'off', I get a pop-up box that says something like 'Alert: Wireless has been turned off'. The pop-up also had an option to turn off this notification. I turned off this notification a week ago but now i would like to turn it back on. I have been looking at a lot of settings on my computer but I don't know how to turn it back on.
Does any one know how to turn the notification back on?
Thanks in advance.
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Try Right-Clicking the Taskbar>Properties >Customize(button)> And select the notification from there!
I want to transfer some files from my BlackBerry phone to my PC via Bluetooth. I've read that in Windows 7 the Bluetooth option is supposed to be in the control panel somewhere, but I didn't see anything. Anyone knows where it is and how to enable it?
Look in 'services' ... type services.msc in the start search box.http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/134778-where-bluetooth-option-windows-7-how-enable.html
I go into bluetooth options,
I try and tell it to add a device, it says it is enabling Bluetooth. But then nothing at all happens. The message dissappears and it still says bluetooth disabled.
I upgraded the OS to 184.108.40.206
Any suggestions on how to fix this??
I can't seem to locate in control panel how to enable the bluetooth. I restored my laptop to factory a few weeks ago and haven't been able to use bluetooth since. Thank youhttp://community.acer.com/t5/E-and-M-Series-Laptops/enable-bluetooth-acer-aspire-e1-532-2616/td-p/435197/jump-to/first-unread-message
Win 7 allowed this, but I can't figure out how in Win 10. I want Win 10 to "trust" my Galaxy S5 and automatically receive and save files sent by the phone. I send multiple files, usually photos, and having to go through all the manual steps for each picture is not working for me. I have Googled this and searched forums to no avail. Anyone know how to do this?
Hello and welcome to the forum
Have you enabled "Allow remote devices to browse, send and receive pictures, music and other files" in your Windows Bluetooth settings?
Can I enable bluetooth connections on this laptop, and if so, how do I do it? I would like to connect to a bluetooth external speaker. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
Hi, Sorry, it does not have builtin Bluetooth in the first place as shown: http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c04092019 Option: You can use USB-BT dongle, which is similar to the following one http://www.officeworks.com.au/shop/officeworks/p/targus-bluetooth-4-0-usb-adaptor-taacb75au Regards.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Wireless-and-Networking/How-to-enable-bluetooth-on-my-Pavilion-laptop-17-e137cl/td-p/5854667
Hello ,I have downloaded Android Studio and the emulator doesnt run due to Intel Vt-x hardware accelerator is disabled from BIOS. I also have downloaded the "Intel processor identifications Utility"and checked that processor supports Hardware acceleration . But when I am going into BIOS I am getting Vt-x hardware Acceleration is unchecked and not editable (not allow me to check it) . Also I am not finding Hyper-v from controlpanel->programme & feature. How do I enable Vt-x ? Regards,Debabrata Note:My processor is : Intel Core i5http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Boot-and-Lockup/Cant-Enable-VT-x-from-Bios/td-p/5766048
I need to enable PnP on a friends computer but am unable to make any changes in the bios. I can get into them just can't make changes. They are protected by a supervisor password. Anyway to get around this?
It was given to him by another friend that picked it up at a garage sale.
Asus sp97-v MB
I use Lenovo Ideapad Z470
Can you guys show me the way to enable wireless at BIOS?
Ngoctraiden9x, welcome to the windows 7 forum.
The bios is where the hardware is turned on/off/configured in most cases. For your computer to use the wireless, you have to have the hardware drivers installed and the software to control the wireless adapter.
Normally, when you turn your machine on the bios recognizes your hardware devices and then as your Operating system loads, it load all the drivers for your devices and at that time your wireless would become active.
Is this what you meant when you said enable wireless at bios?
Some bios screens will allow you to turn on and off devices. If this is what you mean, then by entering bios, go thru the screens and look for the wireless. Some machines have a physical wireless switch or a function key toggle.
When I try to download Android Studios this pops up:
So when I went to the BIOS to enable it, there was no setting there for it. I am running Windows 10 on my Acer Aspire 5755G - 6823 with an Intel i5 - 2430M @2.4GHz. I even downloaded the Intel(R) Processor Identification Utility app and it says that it's supported on my device. Any help would be much appreciated! Thanks in advance!
It's possible it has some other name on your BIOS, like "Virtualization Technology" or "Intel Virtualization Feature". It's usually under the CPU or maybe even Motherboard settings.http://www.tenforums.com/virtualization/36281-cant-find-where-enable-vt-x-bios.html
My apologies if this has been dealt with enable BIOS USB won't Award in before I ve spent days trying to get a Belkin F U USB Port USB card to work in conjunction with Windows se Processor Model AMD-K tm D processor Speed MHz Performance Rating PR estimated Type Standard Mainboard Bus es ISA AGP PCI USB i c SMBus MP Support No MP APIC No System BIOS Award Software International Inc PG System System Manufacturer Product Name Mainboard First International Computer Inc VA- Chipset Model VIA Technologies Inc VT C AT MVP Apollo USB won't enable in Award BIOS VP MVP System Controller L External Cache kB Pipeline-Burst Write-Thru Front Side Bus Speed x MHz MHz data rate Total Memory MB SDRAM Memory USB won't enable in Award BIOS Bus Speed x MHz MHz data rate Windows froze on the first attempt to install After a lot of online research I found that this was a clock mismatch problem and I got it to install USB won't enable in Award BIOS after downloading a fix which was supposed to be unnecessary with se I took every reference I could find to USB out of Device Manager took the card out manually restarted shut down put the card back in started up and it installed normally The USB OPTi C PCI to USB Open Host Controller and USB Root Hub are now showing normal in Universal Serial Bus Controllers in the Device Manager No yellow exclamation marks are anywhere in the Device Manager The Award Bios shows USB Controller Disabled in Integrated Peripherals and there is no other option - I expected to be able to toggle between enabled and disabled but it won t Also disabled are various IDE options and one HDD just above the reference to the USB I tried to get a BIOS update from Award and after initially telling me we have just the thing for you boy are you going to be a happy bunny or something very similar they wrote and said we ve taken the money from your credit card but you already have the latest BIOS - or something even more similar Belkin refer me to everybody else except them Should I quit now while I m ahead The floppy disk drive is still working after all nbsp
Normally, your USB BIOS would only be required to allow BOOTing a USB HD.
Your Belkin USB is not accessed at BOOT time, so stop fussing with BIOS.
If you have modem-->router setup, then the drivers are not required at all!
Use the Modem->Router using Ethernet cable and from the router->pcs as well.
Otherwise, modem-->pc(USB connected) requires a driver.
Does this clarify/help?
I want to run a Virtual PC in VirtualBox and get the message, that I need to enable VT-x. I have updated to the newest bios (1.31) but i still don't have the option to enable "Intel Virtualization Technology" under the Config --> CPU menu. What am I doing wrong?
Go to Solution.
Look in the Security -> Virtualization menu.https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-T400-T500-and-newer-T/Enable-VT-x-in-bios-on-T420s/td-p/642461
My company wants me to encrypt the hard drives on all desktop computers. All are running Windows 7 Ent (x32).When I try to enable Bitlocker to encrypt the drive it says I don't have aTPM 1.2 module. My company is located in Ukraine that`s why tpm module is allowed.When I reset security settings in bios, I have a question about reset tpm module(Press F1 if you want to reset tpm)There is no "tpm" word at all in bios(not in security, not in show settings)I already had updated bios to version: F.60 Rev.A 30 ??? 2015Do you have bios with enabled tpm for HP ProBook 6550b Notebook PC?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/HP-6550b-tpm-enable-bios/td-p/5794243
I've bought a Toshiba Qosmio G50-12F 3 or 4 years ago. This computer has an Intel Core 2 Duo P7450 and is compatible with virtualization. I want enable it, but is there any option to do this in my BIOS (it up to date).
Can you help me please ?
+Please note : Sorry if my English is bad : I'm french.+
>This computer has an Intel Core 2 Duo P7450 and is compatible with virtualization
This does not seem to be correct...
From my knowledge if the CPU would support the Intel VT, then this would be enabled by default.
But your CPU Intel? Core2 Duo Processor P7450 does not support the Intel VT-x and this is mentioned on Intel page:
Hi, Can someone tell me how do i enable virtualization in bios on my Phoenix 860-000. When i access the bios configuration there is no option to set the state of Intel VT Tecnology.
Hi, Looking at the bios simulator for your PC, the option should be located under the Security tab.....System Security. Regards, DP-Khttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Boot-and-Lockup/How-do-you-enable-Virtualization-in-Bios/td-p/5585869
I'm new here so just so ya'll know I'm Jason. Anyways, I'm working on trying to create a Hackintosh (yes, it is possible on AMD) but it requires you to change your HD to ACHI mode. I looked in the BIOS and there is no options. Any Ideas?
I know this is an older laptop, but with the "Realtek PCIe GBE family" controller, I can see in Windows 10 that WOL is supported by this controller. In the BIOS however (firmware version F.66), there isn't a clear "Enable WOL" option. Does my notebook support WOL?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Wireless-and-Networking/Enable-WOL-on-HP-Pavilion-G6-1210tx-in-BIOS/td-p/5632083
the BIOS show "Virtualization" is disabled and Notes: to enable it requires a "Full BIOS reset Question how to do this? Thankshttps://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-L-R-and-SL-series/how-to-enable-Intel-R-Virtualization-in-the-BIOS-in-SL400/td-p/3391188
I have obtained a few old panasonic cf- toughbooks None of them included the hard drive caddy with the proprietary ide connector needed to install a hard drive Instead of buying the caddies I thought I would try to boot into a linux distro from a USB flash drive I had to use a special grub floppy because there enable host controller in usb bios is no cd drive only a floppy After all that I discovered that the USB host controller is not turned on when it first boots up I tried to enable usb host controller in bios find BIOS updates that would activate usb booting but no luck I thought I would ask if anyone has any ideas as to how I can get these laptops to boot from a flash drive I figured if I could get the base address for the usb controller I could enable usb host controller in bios edit the BIOS binary file that I have now to see if I could enable it but I don t know how to get the base address Any ideas nbsp
No ideas at all? I figured I would need to probably have to figure out how to flash the bios and reprogram it myself, which I don't know how to do. I guess with I2c? Does this seem to make sense to anyone? I see over 200 views but no replies. Am I just speaking jibberish nonsense?
I'm purchasing a new SSD next week. I've been reading up on it and it looks like I need to enable AHCI in my BIOS. I can't find any option for AHCI though.
I currently have my System setup as RAID0. This was how it was set up in the factory and I haven't changed it.
The only option I have is under SATA operation and I can either set it to "RAID Autodetect/ATA" or "RAID ON".
Is there anyway I can check to see whether AHCI is already enabled? If not will one of the above options enable it?
Some motherboards incorporate AHCI SATA automatically. In the early days of SATA there was a lot of confusion in terminology. "RAID" - "AHCI" - all the same thing.
For your motherboard it looks like you want to choose "RAID Autodetect/ATA" to use a non-RAID setup with AHCI.
I need to enable Intel V-x in Windows 10 ,and I have followed the steps to go to the UEFI but when I go to the UEFI there is only BIOS setup that does not list the Intel processor. Is there a way to bypass the UEFI and go straight to BIOS files or do I need to go back to Windows 8.1?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/UEFI-BIOS-not-available-to-enable-Intel-V-x/td-p/5715644
I am trying to setup up my home computer to work with WOL. I have selected the "Allow this device to being the computer out of standby" in the Device Manager under Network Adapters. After doing a google search, I have also discovered that I need to enable WOL in my computer BIOS settings. I have reached the BIOS settings, but I cannot find any selection to enable WOL. I think the computer is new enough (2 years old) to be WOL compatible, though. How do I turn it on in BIOS? There appears to be no manual for this motherboard, and there is nothing about it in the Dell XPS 400 Owner's Manual.
Dell XPS 400
Model: Dell Inc. 0FJ030
Chipset: Intel 945P (Lakeport-P) + ICH7DH
Hi there guys - any help will be much appreciated I had a bit of a problem with Malware which led me to reinstall windows I had also at the time been trying to install Linux to dual boot beside it However upon reinstalling I got the annoying watermark saying quot Secureboot isn't configured correctly Boot on Secure enable BIOS. Can't my quot Having decided I would rather remove the watermark and having gone back into the BIOS with a Can't enable Secure Boot on my BIOS. reinstall and trying to enable secure boot I get a message - quot CSM is Loaded Disable the CSM via Setup and repeat operation after Restart quot However there Can't enable Secure Boot on my BIOS. is as far a I can see no option to disable the CSM in my bios - I've tried disabling anything related to Legacy and reinstalling both Ubuntu and Windows as well as wiping the drive and jumping the CMOS as well as updating the BIOS Am very much at a loss and feel I've tried every permutation in the BIOS Could possibly be an incompatibility with graphics card but wouldn't know where to start on that end if it is Many thanks for your time
CSM will not always be shown as a CSM on/off option; however, the Compatibility Support Module directly relates to Legacy support. So, I would start by resetting my BIOS to defaults and then reviewing the following options:
Sets the Windows secure boot to prevent the unauthorized accessing. Press
<Enter> to enter the sub-menu. This sub-menu will appear when ?Windows 8
Feature? is enabled.
Secure Boot Control [Disabled]
Enables or disables secure boot.
[Enabled] Enables the secure boot function and allow you to set the secure
[Disabled] Disables this function.
Secure Boot Mode [Standard]
Selects the secure boot mode. This item is to select how the secure boot keys
be loaded. This item appears when "Secure Boot" is enabled.
[Standard] The system will automatically load the secure keys from BIOS.
[Custom] Allows user to configure the secure boot settings and manually
load the secure keys.
Image Execution Policy
Sets the policy when the system image execution policy on Security Violation.
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu. This sub-menu will appear when ?Secure
Boot Mode? sets to [Custom].
Manages the secure boot keys. Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu. This sub-
menu will appear when ?Secure Boot Mode? sets to [Custom].
LAN Option ROM [Disabled]
Enables or disables the legacy network Boot Option ROM for detailed settings.
This item will appear when "Onboard LAN Controller" is enabled.
[Enabled] Enables the onboard LAN Boot ROM.
[Disabled] Disables the onboard LAN Boot ROM.
Legacy USB Support [Enabled]
Sets Legacy USB function support.
[Auto] The system will automatically detect if any USB device is connected
and enables or disables the legacy USB support.
[Enabled] Enable the USB support for legacy operating systems that do not
[Disabled] The USB devices are available only for UEFI applications.
Boot Mode Select [LEGACY+UEFI]
Sets the system boot mode from legacy or UEFI architecture depending on OS
[UEFI] Enables UEFI BIOS boot mode support only.
[LEGACY+UEFI] Enables both Legacy BIOS boot mode and UEFI BIOS boot
All the above information is available in your owner's manual which can be downloaded here:
MSI USA ? Download Center
Downloaded Virtual Box to M73 Tiny Desktop. Can't access Acceleration tab (greyed out) to setup guest OS -- all "help" points to BIOS setting...
Any idea of WHAT and WHERE in BIOS to enable, to gain full access to Virtual Box?
Mod: edited Subject line to add system type and clarify problem description
Go to Solution.
What is the version and date of the BIOS?https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkCentre-A-E-M-S-Series/M73-Tiny-Is-VT-possible-BIOS-settings-to-enable-Acceleration/td-p/3421231
Got an older Averatec model 3150.
ALL drives are DIS-ABLED in the bios -
I need keystrokes to RE-ENABLE at least one i.e. the CD drive so I can reload my Windows XP.
See the manual here, or download it :- http://www.retrevo.com/pdf/1002bh238/67/BIOS+Setup+Menu#q=Averatec+3150H
I am trying to run Vmware Virtualization on my pc, but in order to do so, I think I have to go into my system BIOS and enable virtualization. However, I beleive I have went into my BIOS and could not fine any option for virtualization. Can somebody please help me? My computer is a HP pavilion and the model number is p7-1254. I have a Windows 7 64 bit.
Hi, Boot into the BIOS (F10) and change the VT setting to enable and save. See the below image. HP doesn't support VT on consumer PCs. There has been mixed results with getting VT to work.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Software-and-How-To-Questions/Cannot-enable-virtualization-in-my-Bios-Menu/td-p/4033470
Hi, as mentioned on my other problem (system not shutting down correctly) I can't enable ACPI in the BIOS settings. Right now there are only very limited options so I think there must be some kind of advanced settings. Is there any way to activate further options in the BIOS (version 1.11)?http://community.acer.com/t5/E-and-M-Series-Laptops/How-to-enable-advanced-BIOS-settings-on-ES1-311-C82S/td-p/434777/jump-to/first-unread-message
virtualization is not found on bios, how to enable it?
Which model notebook are you referring to so we can help narrow down a resolution for you.
Hi all,I run a screen magnifier and sometimes after it has been on for awhile the fonts get tattered looking,they don't show as bold but really shabby,and I was wondering if I enabled video ram cacheable in advanced chipset features in the BIOS,would that have an effect on the magnifying program?
My hard disk is broken but the computer can't boot from my new replacement hard drive. I have checked the Bios setting and the legacy boot option is locked. I disabled secure boot but it still doesn't allow me to enable legacy boot. I downloaded the updated BIOS .exe (sp70481.exe) file from HP website but I am not sure if I can flash the BIOS using that file. Is there anyway that I can enable the legacy boot option so that I can boot from my hard disk? I appreicate any advise and suggestion. Thank you.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Boot-and-Lockup/Can-t-enable-legacy-boot-in-BIOS/td-p/5837675
I'm currently using a MSI 865G Neo2-P motherboard with a P4 2.8(HT) CPU.
I'm unable to enable the HT function in the BIOS.
What should I do?
I just upgraded an HDD to an SSD in a HP laptop. The BIOS does not show any SATA options at all. How can I figure out from within Windows 8.1 if AHCI is enabled?
Hi, My Packard Bell laptop is running Windows XP. Somehow my CD/DVD drive has become disabled. The whole D drive seems to have just vanished into thin air.
I've been into regedit and removed the upper and lower filters and it still wont work.
I cant find the device in device manager. Infact the only place I have found it is in BIOS where it says its disabled.
Please can someone help me, its really starting to drive me mad lol...
Oh I also went to system restore and tried to restore the computer back three months when I know it was working but it wouldnt let me for some unknown reason. Im sure somewhere there must just be an enable/disable button but I cant find it.
Thanks in advance for any help you can give me.
Try installing another optical drive and see if it is detected properly
I have an HP 450 G1 laptop and want to install VirtualBox 64 bit for Linux. It requires that the Bios Virtualization setting be enabled. How do I enable this on the HP 450 G1? Thank you.
Please restart the Notebook and keep tapping F10 key during the startup to access the BIOS. Once you get to the BIOS please select System Configuration and then go to Device Configuration. Now here you need to look for either BIOS Virtualisation or VT-X and enable the same.Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again**Click the KUDOS star on left to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem.Thank You,K N R KI work on behalf of HPhttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/how-do-I-enable-Bios-Virtualization-on-an-HP-Probook-450-G1/td-p/4859886
When I select Enabled next to Virtualization Technology in the screen below, the next time I open BIOS the option automatically goes back to Disabled. From looking online I believe this is to do with HP OEM. How can I fix this?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Boot-and-Lockup/BIOS-doesn-t-let-me-enable-Virtualisation-Technology/td-p/5728990
I built a computer back in 2009 with an Intel DP55KG motherboard running Windows 7. So, I am getting for a fresh Windows 10 install and I noticed that back in 2009 I never enabled the UEFI boot mode. Would it be recommended to enable it this time before the Win 10 install, or will it bring about some issues?
Here is the definition of the setting according to the motherboard manual:
OPTIONS: ? Enable ? Disable
Enables or disables Unified Extended Firmware Interface (UEFI) Boot. UEFI Boot must be enabled in order to boot to a drive larger than 2 TB (terabytes). Enable: BIOS will attempt to boot via UEFI before using the legacy boot sequence. Disable: BIOS will use the legacy boot sequence.
Not sure if this is a Boot or Operating System issue so let me know if I need to move this to the other board. I'm trying to enable virtualization on my computer, which can only be done from BIOS (or apparently in the case of Windows 10 UEFi). I've followed various tutorials online to access UEFI (Shift + Restart > Troubleshoot), but when I get to the troubleshoot menu where there should be access to UEFI-Firmware, there's just a link to Startup Options/Settings (I can't remember the name of it exactly as obviously I don't have it in front of me right now). From what I've read the access to UEFI can vary depending on manufacturer, so I was wondering if HP might have moved access to UEFI somewhere else? Any help ASAP would be much appreciated as I need access to this to study!
Hi, You should be able to access this as follows. Shutdown the notebook. Tap away at the esc key as you start the notebook to launch the Start-up Menu and then select f10 to enter the bios menu. The option to enable virtualization should be found under the Advanced tab.....Device Settings.....Device Configuration. Regards, DP-Khttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Boot-and-Lockup/Access-BIOS-UEFI-Enable-Virtualization/td-p/5751606
I am unable to enable Virtualization using BIOs settings in HP 630 Notebook as the option itself is not there in security tab or system configuration tab. Please help. [email protected]http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Boot-and-Lockup/Enable-virtualisation-Intel-Vt-X-on-HP-630-Notebook-BIOS-not/td-p/5792706
I gotta turn the Virtual Technology(vt-x) option on for some purpose...Exploring the BIOS settings i found that Virtual Technology option is there in advanced options but it's unchangeable means i can't get access to set it enabled. Now it's urgent for my task ,to enable the vt-x option, to be completed.Any kind suggestion?~TIAhttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/I-can-t-enable-Virtual-Technology-from-BIOS-as-the-option-is/td-p/5727554
Currently, my Insyde BIOS (version F.0C dated 3/30/2010) does not allow for NX/XD capability, thus not allowing me to upgrade to Windows 10 (from W7 SP1)Will BIOS upgrade F.0E Rev (01/07/2011) listed on the HP website for my machine (running Intel Core i5 M430 @ 2.27Ghz) upgrade my particular BIOS to enable XD? Details of this BIOS upgrade state: Enables the Intel CPU "Execute Disable Bit" functionality automatically, which helps to prevent some classes of malicious buffer overflow attacks when combined with a supporting operating system.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/BIOS-upgrade-to-enable-NX-XD-for-Win10-install/td-p/5682770
I am trying to install Windows 7 from a DVD to an HP 19-2113w All-in-One with Windows 8.1 as the factory install. I have entered the BIOS, turned off Secure Boot, restarted, and entered the code to confirm that I want to disable Secure Boot. Upon restarting and going back into the BIOS, Secure Boot shows it is "Disabled." HOWEVER -- when I then go into the boot options and try to enable the legacy boot devices, it gives me a message saying "You must disable Secure Boot before you may configure this option." As I previously stated -- Secure Boot shows "Disabled" when I check under the security tab. How much more disabled can it get? Am I missing something here? Is there any other way to install Windows 7 from a DVD onto this computer?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/Bios-Will-Not-Let-Me-Enable-Legacy-Boot-Even-When-Secure/td-p/5726166
Hi gurus I thought I would humbly ask for some advice from the experts since I am having a bit of a time trying to get my mobo card combo to work correctly The system is a bit dated I built it back in and it has run pretty well since then When I first got it up and running everything including the SLI was working just fine Fast forward to a week ago when I get a wild hair up my and decide that the computer feels slow and it needs an OS reload enable mobo SLI - bios will with SLI Neo4 Problem not K8N anyway I stick all my junk on my gb slave sata drive disconnect it for safety s sake and commence deleting partitions and formatting my primary drive I reload windows and everything is going smoothly until I realize that in Problem with K8N Neo4 SLI mobo bios - will not enable SLI order to get SLI working I need to flash the bios Okay no biggie I go to MSI s website and they re flaunting the new live update function as the most awesome thing since sliced bread I notice it doesn t need a floppy disk in order to do its thing and I don t have any lying around since I moved so I m like HELL YEAH And I try to run it BAD IDEA My computer promptly takes a huge dump and bluescreens then tells me keyboard error or no KB present Having run into this problem before I reset the CMOS and test all my connections on the mobo just in case and restart I had to manually remove all the components of the MSI live update service in safe mode as the uninstallation tool was corrupted and because everytime it tried to load it would bluescreen again and die in a fire So as it is now my computer boots fine and gets to windows albeit with a weird bios that I assume is factory set it s the K N diamond bios which may not enable SLI but I can t find a reputable download for the K n Neo SLI bios - MSI s website just does not have one or they hid it really well There is no option to enable SLI in any of the Nvidia menus I have even though i just downloaded the latest drivers for my cards I m about to throw the thing out the bloody window Please spare it this fate Any help would be appreciated I ll be hanging around the computer and refreshing this topic every few minutes so ask questions all you like - I realize you might not have all the info you need from my ramblings Thanks in advance Specs Windows XP SP MSI K N Neo SLI mobo MS- gb ddr ram x gb sticks MSI Nvidia geforce gt TD- E vidcards before you ask yes I am sure they are the same exact cards and yes they are installed correctly bridge and switch card and all they DID work fine before the Great Disaster of Last Week nbsp
Does this help locate the correct Bios rom
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windows 7 can't install. at the time of installation the error message is please ensure that the disk controller is enable in bios..how to solve this problem on hp 15-ac042TU laptophttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Boot-and-Lockup/please-ensure-that-the-disk-controller-is-enable-in-bios/td-p/5726229
i have being finding it dfficult to boot my system from HDD. each time i want to enter the BIOS set up, it will request me to type in BIOS password. After Disassembling all the parts of the system, i was able to get a password reset of '12345678' after getting access into the BIOS setup. the boot order was not showing i.e. Internal CD/DVD ROM, Notebook HDD ets was not showing on the BIOS BOOT Order option. I really need your help to solve that problem.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Boot-and-Lockup/how-do-i-unlock-my-BIOS-password-so-as-to-enable-boot-from/td-p/5647257
I'm trying to find out how to access BIOS to enable the VT-x setting, currently it is disabled in the BIOS for all CPU modes(VERR_VMX_MSR_ALL_VMX_DISABLED).I tried the reboot, pressing f10 but it still brings me right to windows and not to BIOS. Thanks for any help!Vani
Vani-G, welcome to the forum. I suggest that you try tapping the Esc key as soon as the computer begins to boot. This will take you to a Menu where you can access the BIOS. I am not certain, however, if you will have the VT-x setting. HP doesn't always have all of the options to allow special features of components. Please click the Thumbs up + button if I have helped you and click Accept as Solution if your problem is solved.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/how-to-access-BIOS-to-enable-the-VT-x-setting-on-a-HP-Envy/td-p/5585240
Hello, How can I enable hardware Virtualization in the system BIOS of the HP 110-243WB Desktop PC ? Any help and advice would be appreciated. Thank You in advance.Spoiler (Highlight to read)
Hi: See if the BIOS in your PC has this setting...http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Request-help-to-Enable-hardware-virtualization-in-BIOS-in/td-p/5595501
System = Dell Inspiron 531
Had issue with boot drive, so replaced and re-loaded Windows Vista OS.
Decided to add original drive to grab some data; so installed the old drive in Sata Port 2. The drive did not work -- I thot is might be a bad SATA cable, so started switching things around.
Net is -- drive works fine if new boot drive is in SATA port 0; and prior hard drive is plugged in SATA port 1 (where CD had been plugged). Copied data, etc.
So -- knew I needed to ENABLE SATA Port 2 in BIOS -- but when I go there -- those items are 'Greyed out' and not selectable.
KEY QUESTION - Is there some other change that has to be made to enable SATA ports in BIOS? I went in Device Manager -- found the 'controller' entry -- but nothing seemed out of place there.
Thanks in advance for any suggestions.
Under Integrated Peripherals in the BIOS are the SATA ports greyed out even if there is a device plugged into one of them? I wish your manual would show illustrations of the BIOS pages but they don't.
computer Bill belongs to me
I accidentally ran this part of
Turkey not enought support
please help how can i disable?
You can turn it off in BIOS setup (f2 at powerup).http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19544689
I have a an Acer Aspire E15 E5-1G-TH with an AMD A10-7300 processor. I need to enable virtualization (Intel Vt-x / AMD -v) so that I can run Virtual Box and Android properly. I have run Speccy on my laptop and I see that virtualization is supported but disabled. When I go into bios to enable virtualization is normal option to do so is missing. I've now read that Acer uses a modified version of bios that hides this option. How do I get in and enable virtualization?
We have the same issue, WTF ACER please help us.http://community.acer.com/t5/E-and-M-Series-Laptops/Enable-virtualization-in-Bios-on-Acer-Aspire-E15-E5-1G-TH-with/td-p/429265
When I select Enabled next to Virtualization Technology in the screen below, the next time I open BIOS the option automatically goes back to Disabled. From looking online I believe this is to do with HP OEM. How can I fix this?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/BIOS-doesn-t-let-me-enable-Virtualisation-Technology/td-p/5728990
Currently I have the : "HP Compaq 8200 Elite CMT PC" and cann't find any option in my BIOS to enable the Virtualization technology..... any BIOS update ... or solution ? current BIOS : J01 v02.06 ME Firmware Version : 220.127.116.113 Please .... reply as fast as possible.... Thanks
Tarek_Mamdouh wrote:Currently I have the : "HP Compaq 8200 Elite CMT PC" and cann't find any option in my BIOS to enable the Virtualization technology..... any BIOS update ... or solution ? current BIOS : J01 v02.06 ME Firmware Version : 18.104.22.1683 Please .... reply as fast as possible.... ThanksIf you do not see it as available in BIOS then the feature to enable it is not there. I l perused the available BIOS updates and there are none that add that capability.This is something very commonly found in manufactured PCs. I looked into the BIOS simulator for this model and I also do not see it. That was for a pre-production BIOS. Best regards,ericohttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/Cann-t-enable-the-virtualization-technology-on-the-BIOS/td-p/1117669
I have a an Acer Aspire E15 E5-1G-TH with an AMD A10-7300 processor. I need to enable virtualization (Intel Vt-x / AMD -v) so that I can run Virtual Box and Android properly. I have run Speccy on my laptop and I see that virtualization is supported but disabled. When I go into bios to enable virtualization is normal option to do so is missing. I've now read that Acer uses a modified version of bios that hides this option. How do I get in and enable virtualization?http://community.acer.com/t5/E-and-M-Series-Laptops/Enable-virtualization-in-Bios-on-Acer-Aspire-E15-E5-1G-TH-with/td-p/429265/jump-to/first-unread-message
I have been attempting to Enable Legacy boot and Disable Secure boot on this machine for a few days now BIOS Enable to Legacy Boot Refuses nbsp My current BIOS version is N nbsp It is the oddest thing nbsp I am able to make some changes save and have them succesfully change but I cannot get legacy to enable and save nbsp Steps I have taken nbsp - Cleared Secure Boot Keys - Reset- Selected Legacy Support Enable and Secure Boot Disable - Reset- Go back to BIOS -- gt Boot Options -- gt Attempt to Uncheck UEFI Boot Order Unable to -- gt Check to see if Legacy Boot is available and its a no go- Then I go back to the secure boot options and verify that none BIOS Refuses to Enable Legacy Boot of my changes saved nbsp nbsp I am attempting to get these machines to PXE boot to grab our company's image but I need Legacy boot enabled to do it nbsp After several attempts to get Legacy to enable I resolved to just try to PXE boot nbsp BUT can't do that as well as it says the selected boot image did not authenticate nbsp Of course the fix I found for this was enable Legacy Boot which I can't do nbsp I tried a different method and still no BIOS Refuses to Enable Legacy Boot different results nbsp - Updated BIOS to V - reset back to factory settings in the main menu- back into bios set password --- gt reboot- back into bios disabled bootable devices usb and cd rom nbsp - went to secure boot options and selected in the drop down enable legacy and disable UEFI boot -- gt reboot- back to bios to nbsp the check box next to legacy in the boot options menu was still not available nbsp -- gt reboot- f to PXE boot and nbsp still doesn't work nbsp I have looked through the forums and found a few possible solutions but none of them have worked nbsp Please helphttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Boot-and-Lockup/BIOS-Refuses-to-Enable-Legacy-Boot/td-p/5777025
Just unboxed an NB10-A and applied our standard policy of setting a supervisor password on the bios.
Now when I enter the bios setup during boot it defaults to non-supervisor mode and I can find no way to get it to prompt me for the password to allow me to make changes.
Does anyone know what I'm overlooking? All options are greyed out and I can't make it ask me for a password.
> Now when I enter the bios setup during boot it defaults to non-supervisor mode and I can find no way to get it to prompt me for the password to allow me to make changes.
Usually if the supervisor password has been set, you can access the BIOS pressing F2 button.
Now you have to insert the Supervisor Password or you can proceeds with limit access to different BIOS options by pressing the F11 button.
If you have inserted the right supervisor password, you could delete it again in the BIOS security tab.
Usually you have to insert the right supervisor password and have to press ENTER twice just to delete it. Then save the changes
Here an short description what the supervisor password does.
I have a legacy intel pc thats chugging along pretty well. I currently dont have the option to boot from USB. However it seems a later version of the bios solves the problem but I wanted advice before I do anything and also pointers on how to update, if thats the way to go.
Motherboard: Intel D815EEA
I downloaded a document from intel which seems to suggest version EA81510A.86A.0051.P11.0051
and above have USB boot enabled from the BIOS.
Should I upgrade and how do i do it?
If it's an OEM (brand name) PC, you should only use BIOS updates supplied by that manufacturer (via their website), as those direct from Intel may not be the right one for that board, so you could end up with a non-working PC and no easy way to fix it.
I am currently trying to install Docker toolbox on my HP 4530s (Windows 10 pro) machine.
I have tried to access the UEFI firmware via the path:
[ Windows desktop > Settings > update & Security > Recovery > Advanced Startup (Restart Now) > Troubleshoot > Advanced options > ..... .
I was supposed to see the < UEFI Firmware settings> here, but rather, i get a "Return to previous known build" option.
I then tried to access my BIOS but I cannot remember my BIOS password from 4 years ago.
i will really need the best of help i can get on recovering the password or more specifically - ensuring I enable my Intel VT-x.
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Model number - A7K05UT#ABA
Ethel. Contact HP and they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password. http://welcome.hp.com/country/w1/en/contact_us.html When talking to the HP rep ask them to escalate your service request. REOhttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/BIOS-Password-needed-to-enable-Intel-VT-X-for-Docker/td-p/5647717
I have a 1 yr old dell vostro 3400 and for most of that year the wireless worked perfectly. Recently I have no wireless: I cannot set up or connect to anything, and nothing is visible. When I go to control panel\network and internet\manage wireless networks, is says "Wireless is not currently enabled." I know about the little toggle on the laptop's exterior, and that is in the correct setting. I ran a hardware check from the BIOS and all relevant hardware is properly working. When I go to registry editor though, some of the files in System\CurrentControlSet\services\Wlansvs\Parameters have no values set to them (I didn't set them like that).
Do you have any ideas on how I can reenable wireless or is there a list of default working values for those files?
This may help and won't hurt.
From the cmd prompt/admin run sfc /scannow and see if it give a clean bill of health. In the past have you run any registry cleaners or tune up programs? Have you had to remove and virus or the such?
I jsut installed 4GB of RAM on my Tecra A9 PTS52E; but Windows 7 tells me it can only use 2.99 GB of RAM. In order to get more out of the memory I read that I have to enable "memory remapping" in my BIOS. But where do I find that? I have BIOS version 2.10-WIN installed... If I'm not mistaken this is the most recent version for my model...?
If you installed 32bit Windows 7, you won't get more than 3GB due to 32bit addressing limitations.
If you have 64bit Windows 7, the 1GB is probably being used by the graphics chip (GPU) as Video RAM.
I have a Dell Inspiron 13 - P57G.
One of the most important features of the offered by Intel Skylake mobile CPUs series is Speed Shift, which improves CPU battery and speed performance. However, this featured came disabled on this model current latest BIOS (version 1.08). And there is no setting that allows to enable it. Other laptop manufacturers have this feature enabled in their current line of laptops. Dell support, please provide a BIOS that has this feature enabled or switchable.
Hello! So i looked up Inspiron 13 P57G and it states its an Inspiron 7347 which came with 4th Gen Intel 4xxx series i3 and i5 processors, not skylake which is 6th gen 6xxx series. Is there a model number on the bottom of your laptop?http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19987123
My older brother has a Toshiba Satellite laptop. In his configuration, he has enabled fast boot up, thus, upon power up, the initial splash screen doesn't show but straight to the windows login screen. Now, I wanted to access the BIOS but I don't know how. I tried pressing DEL (for the BIOS setup) but since he has once enabled fast boot up in the BIOS settings itself, I can no longer do so. It always goes straight to the logon screen. Please help guys. I've tried searching the forum for possible same case/s but to no avail.
I just googled how to enter the BIOS on a toshiba and saw several suggestions, including:
escape key for 3 seconds, followed by F1.
Take a look:
- Google Search
Help. Updated the BIOS today after receiving an HP alert. Now I have no bluetooth. Uninstalled and re-installed the driver(s), but still nothing displaying in device manager.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Wireless-and-Networking/bios-bluetooth/td-p/5722964
I'm having some trouble with my ASUS BIOS. It is possible one of the reasons which is not letting me enable AGP Texture Acceleration (from DXDIAG). So now I need to update it. Ive read that you can 'flash' this however it seems quite complicated. I read the procedure here - http://www.planetamd64.com/lofiversion/index.php?t11803.html. Personally i dont think i have that ability to literally take apart my PC and dont want to risk that. Is there anything I can do to enable AGP Texture Acceleration w/o updating bios?
I have tried many driver versions. Here is my info
ASUS A8V Deluxe Mobo
Chipset VIA K8t800 pro
CPU: AMD Athlon 64+ 3500+ Socket 939
Current BIOS version : 1017.002 (date: 11/14/2005 - very old)
GFX is a ATI Radeon 9600 Series
Any help si appreciated. thanks in advance.
Hi, linkzor. I looked up your motherboard on the Asus site, and the bios updates they have listed for your motherboard are not even worth upgrading to. They don't list anything about fixing agp texture acceleration, either. However, if you still want to flash your bios, simply visit the asus support website, download their auto-flash bios tool and your bios, and it does everything for you. you do NOT need to take apart your pc.
Also, Perhaps your video card does not support agp texture acceleration?
I have a very serious problem with my newly bought computer I have just bought I bios If helds HT . 7.1 enable while winxp in system SP2 in instaling Creative Intel Pentium HT GHz mb L prescott Intel Mobo D GAV-L Casing PSU W MSI Geforce GT MB Nx gt TD E and I have some old things which i plug in my new system mention below Kingstone MB Mhz Ram Seagate Gb Baracoda HDD LG Combo drive Creative Live SoundCard Lucent Modem Fly Video TV tuner I assemble my computer and If I enable HT in bios system helds in winxp SP2 while instaling Creative 7.1 . install Windows XP pro SP HT enabled in the bios while installing windows When i completed windows installation and install the driver of Creative Live soundcard Full software instal not only the driver my computer freezes I restart my pc and install other drivers modem If I enable HT in bios system helds in winxp SP2 while instaling Creative 7.1 . Grafics card at If I enable HT in bios system helds in winxp SP2 while instaling Creative 7.1 . this time my system works great When i again install the Creative soundcard softawre driver system again held totaly freez I restart my pc and this time I Disable HT in the bios then i again install my soundcard drivers now system does not freez and the installtion is completed sucssesfuly I resatrt my pc and enbale HT in bios and when windows start and loads the soundcard software at startup the system again frezzes I change the pci slot of the card but it dosent work I reinstall the windows HT enabled in the bios but this time Windows XP Pro not sp install the soundcard software-driver whole cd installation and my PC install the software without freezing I install other softwares and drivers but system does not freeze But when i install the SP Patch SP upgradation after restarting my system again freezes on the loading of soundcard software driver When I enable HT in bios system helds and when i disable it system does not freeze Whats the problem What should i do I am realy confuse about it I want to enable HT but it freezes Plz help me My soundcard drivers are latest If someone helps me i ll be greatly thankful to him nbsphttp://www.techspot.com/community/topics/if-i-enable-ht-in-bios-system-helds-in-winxp-sp2-while-instaling-creative-7-1.32463/
When will Dell enable Intel Speed Shift via a BIOS update? All the BIOS update requires is requires is writing 1 to MSR 0x770!
Speed Shift was fully supported by Intel and Microsoft in 2015 (1 year ago!). It makes the CPU much more responsive (particularly in gaming and real-time tasks) and costs nothing.
In the meantime, anyone can run software manually to enable Speed Shift but you need to relaunch the software every time your computer sleeps or turns off, so that is inconvenient. But the boost in performance is worth the effort.
I have manually enabled SpeedShift via software such as ThrottleStop or just writing 1 to MSR 0x770.
Dell - can you get Speed Shift into the next BIOS revision?!?!
Such a shame that a premium workstation doesn't even use some basic skylake features. Dell please fix this.http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19994644
Hi there I've been trying to get my bluetooth working for the past few weeks with no luck The device doesn't appear in Device Manager and the drivers that I've tried both from dell and apart from dell since they only support Vista and XP with Studio all have given me the response in in windows, detected or Bluetooth not bios the of no device detected In my bios in the Device Info section there are no WPAN detected which I understood Bluetooth not detected in windows, or in the bios was my bluetooth My spec's are Windows - bit Studio In Device Manager I have two quot Base System Device quot Hardware ID of first PCI VEN amp DEV amp SUBSYS amp REV PCI VEN amp DEV amp SUBSYS PCI VEN amp DEV amp CC PCI VEN amp DEV amp CC Hardware ID of second PCI VEN amp DEV amp SUBSYS amp REV PCI VEN amp DEV amp SUBSYS PCI VEN amp DEV amp CC PCI VEN Bluetooth not detected in windows, or in the bios amp DEV amp CC Could anyone have an insight on how to fix my bluetooth device Any efforts are appreciated
*It's a built in bluetooth device*http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/287036-bluetooth-not-detected-windows-bios.html
Hi!Notebook hp 15-ac665ur, OS Windows 7 x64 If i updating BIOS from F.1E Rev.A to F.21 Rev.A, Bluetooth device is not found in system.Please help me.Thanks!http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Wireless-and-Networking/Updating-BIOS-hp-15-ac665ur-Bluetooth-device-is-not-found/td-p/5689725
This is a older desktop, and when I was trying to install a USB bluetooth Kinivo BT 400 some how the Dell 655 Bluetooth Module popped up. I was told years ago from dell that this did not come w/ Bluetooth installed.
I called Kinivo support and said that probably my wireless card did have the Bluetooth built in.
Kinivo support suggested that I restart and hit the F2 key to get into the BIOS. I did that and am a loss where to find the Bluetooth to turn off.
I have used the Kinivo BT-400 for a few years no w/o a problem, but I just purchased a Bluetooth speaker and I must of did something wrong to get this 365 to show up and block my working Kinivo.
Hope I explained this so somebody would understand. I also was told by just disabling the 365 in the device manager would not turn it off
I looked at one Alienware Aurora on the Dell site. There is nothing in the BIOS, for that one that I looked at, for Bluetooth.
I would just disable it in the Device Manager.
Dell has a special support forum for Alienware users. You could also ask there. Be sure to state the specific Aurora model, as there are several.
Alienware Club - Dell Community
Today in my Optiplex Desktop with Win Pro -bit and GB RAM I cloned my hard drive from old drive to new drive nbsp To do that I went into BIOS which is the A version went to Drives enabled SATA and plugged the new empty hard drive into the SATA socket on the motherboard nbsp The original drive has always been in the SATA socket and the CD-DVD has always been in the SATA socket The clone went well - no if BIOS Optiplex 780 HDD in Drive makes boot error enable actual Win 7 socket SATA2 SATA2 using Macrium Reflect Free in BIOS enable SATA2 Drive makes boot error if no actual HDD in SATA2 socket - Optiplex 780 Win 7 a USB stick nbsp When I took out the old drive and connected the new cloned drive to the original SATA socket the Optiplex gave me errors on the reboot nbsp It said it was missing a drive in SATA and did i want to Continue go into System or run Diagnostics nbsp After a few reboots with that error I went back into BIOS - Drives and disabled SATA nbsp Then reboot went very well without errors a few times nbsp All good However those errors aren t right nbsp I should be able to enable SATA in BIOS and not get errors just because no actual drive is plugged into the SATA socket on the motherboard nbsp That s how it works in a different Dell Optiplex I have So what s going on nbsp Why am I getting this error Thankshttp://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/19997159
I've recently installed a wireless lan in my office. I have Roadrunner cable coming into their router which in turn is attached to a Linksys router. I have one desktop (Dell) running XP Pro hardwire to the router. I also have a laptop and another desktop connected via wireless. I've seen all over the place that you should not enable file sharing. So, how do you allow acces from one computer to another. I've set them all up on the same workgroup.....what am I missing? I've been able to send print from the wireless laptop to the printer attached to the wireless desktop. It's just the folders I'm having problems accessing.
Any and all help would be greatly appreciated.
Where exactly have "I've seen all over the place that you should not enable file sharing".
If you don't that is fine. But then you can't share files. Just a choice to make.
With a router you should be reasonably protected.
Could anyone tell me the advantages and disadvantages of disabling cache writing on the priming HDD? Thanks in advance
I think the default setting is usually to enable it?
I have a dim understand of it from memory. As I recall, enabling it provides slightly faster performance but has a slight risk of data corruption in cases of a bad shutdown--like from a power outage. It can also have consequences when using RAID.
The geekiest thing to do is to enable it, but use a UPS (uninterruptible power supply) to eliminate the risk from power failure.
Me? I've always left it enabled and haven't knowingly suffered any negative consequences.
Does anyone knows whether the Acer Aspire 5253-BZ661 laptop has a built-in bluetooth device in it? Reading from articles on the internet, I don't see any information regarding this laptop's particular model having a built-in bluetooth device in it but has a bluetooth driver and suite ready for the download at the acer main site.
May be a option on some models.http://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/166828-bluetooth-driver-acer-aspire-5253-bz661-but-no-bluetooth-hardware.html
installed intel ac-3160 dual band + blue tooth in a Sony notebook system wont allow blue tooth to start.
also there is no interface available to connect any hardware to it, i know it has something to do with some Vaio software on the system.
it allows me to use dual band mode and it shows that blue tooth is present but disables it claiming interference with 2.4 GHz band.
now i have had blue tooth dongles installed working while using 2.4 GHz band before with no issues, so i don't get the issue now.
any input would be appreciated.
thankx Karl K
Have you install latest driver for the intel ac-3160 device?http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/618777/installed-intel-ac3160-dual-band-bluetooth-system-wont-allow-bluetooth-to-star/
So i spent the entire day trying to figure out why my Bluetooth installed fine but after one restart it disappeared and it wouldn't come back. I finally figured it out that the FN+F2 (wireless/bluetooth switches) is what enables/disabled it HAHAHAHAHA.
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
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
I recently installed the latest version of the Toshiba Bluetooth Stack (v9.10.32T) for one of my desired applications to properly function. However, connecting my Bluetooth headphones through Toshiba's bluetooth manager does not seem to support the media buttons on the headset. These include Play/Pause and seek buttons. Before the Bluetooth stack, when I used my default bluetooth driver for connection, these controls had worked fine.
Also, there does not seem to be a specific setting to fix this in the Toshiba Bluetooth Stack Options.
How would I go about getting these controls back?
Hey guys im not one how post on these much just needing a little help with a head beater!
I have a customer xps M2010 it has windows 7 32-bit 4gbs of ram
Im currently running windows updates too SP1
So im not sure if Its ever connected its keyboard with windows 7 installed befor i got to this machine.
Iv installed the bluetooth drivers from the dell site and ran the patch update but once i reboot the system the Bluetooth is not showing in device manager! I'v tried running the drivers as Admin but now change and iv also tried about 3 Keyboard on the system.
Has any one had this issue before?
Iv had another one that did this some while back and i couldent rember how to get it to stick. but i was able to type in the Bluetooth pairing numbers and it stayed.
Any help is much appreciated!
OK so new up date.
iv gotten the keyboard to sync on post. so im able to use the keyboard in the bios and boot options Etc.
Now when i get into windows the system isn't pick up the keyboard. iv reinstalled the drivers and tried to install the patch but the system can find the blue tooth chip.
so now i know its able to connect but windows, im trying to get to the Bluetooth setting but i was unable to fine it in control panel when i did a search, any ideas on what i should do next.
I just set up win 8 on my computer and was going thru the process of connecting my bluetooth mouse and my bluetooth keyboard. My mouse connected automatically, no problems. When I went to connect my keyboard I got the usual prompt asking you to enter the code, but the code was not accepted no matter how many times I tried. I know for a fact that this keyboard works, because it works fine on my Win 7 OS on the same computer. Any help/advice would be greatly appreciatedhttp://www.eightforums.com/drivers-hardware/9903-bluetooth-issues-sony-bluetooth-keyboard-vgp-bkb1.html
I followed the steps to pair a JBL Flip 3 Speaker with the HP Pavilion via bluetooth. Despite being paired, the speaker didn't sound and also the wi-fi connection was blocked, stoping my Internet browser. Please help me to solve this issue.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Wireless-and-Networking/Does-Bluetooth-controler-support-Stereo-Audio-Bluetooth/td-p/5699465
My Laptop Model : HP Pavilion 15-ab267cl My Sony Bluetooth Head Set model: Sony mdr-zx330bt I am not able to connect my bluetooth Headset to the Laptop. IN bletooth devices it's not detecting my headset
Hi, You have to allow your Sony is discoverable. How ? Please check its manual. Normally it MUST have a blue button to press. Regards.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Wireless-and-Networking/laptop-Bluetooth-is-no-detecting-my-sony-bluetooth-headset/td-p/5741017
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
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 pchttp://www.tenforums.com/drivers-hardware/44539-how-i-escape-bluetooth-hell-bluetooth-crackling-issue.html