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Q: problem with bluetooth not connecting with any device and sh...

i tried so many ways to connect my blue tooth to my laptop bt no way it way not acceptingplz respond to my complaint plz resolve my problem

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A: problem with bluetooth not connecting with any device and sh...

Hi @santhoshbo, Welcome to HP Forums! I have read your post and wanted to help I understand that you want to use the bluetooth function on your laptop, but it does not connect. In order to better assist you, can you provide the prodcut number of your laptop?HP Notebook PCs - How Do I Find My Model Number, Serial Number or Product Number? Which devices were you trying to connect with the bluetooth? Looking forward to your reply!
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A:Connecting to a Bluetooth device through the serialport

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A:Connecting Pc Suite with bluetooth device

Even i am facing the exact same problem. Can someone please help !!!
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Passcode of device when connecting via Bluetooth,

I wanted to connect my laptop (sony with windows 8) with tablet GPS (lieca CS25with windows7) but the system requires the passcode (attached).

I couldn?t figure out how to find out the Passcode of the GPS (lieca CS25with windows7)? Can this be found by windows 7?

Thank you



A:Passcode of device when connecting via Bluetooth,

If you read the link it mentions:Double click the device you want to connect to and wait while a connection is established. You will be presented with a passcode that you must either verify as being the same on the other device (most likely if you are connecting to another computer), or enter the code on the device you are connecting to (most likely in case you are connecting to a phone).

The directions look easy enough but I personally haven't had a chance to work with Bluetooth so I can't test this out myself.

Forget Bluetooth Driver For Windows 8, Connect & Manage Devices Easily
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I am looking for a way to connect the mouse without going to settings then unpairing and pairing again the device. Could all that be done by a shortcut in the desktop (so I could assign it to one of my keyboard's macros)? Or just a faster way to connect again (through some type of utility perhaps).

Android is a good example of this. I put the mouse in pairing mode and the click on the mouse in the Bluetooth settings. No unpairing and pairing again. Really fast as well.

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A:Problem: Have to restart programs when connecting bluetooth Headphone.

Did you ever find an answer? I just found this post and I'm having the exact issue. And agreed; very annoying.

Edit: Just found this page on reddit. It works! Swich the audio playback in iTunes to Direct Sound rather than Windows Audio.
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A:BlueTooth Device problem

I have a similar problem with my new laptop.
My Latitude E7450 pairs with and connects to my Beats Studio Wireless headset, but they do not work.
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BTW, it worked fine on XP.


A:bluetooth device problem

Works with XP then try this
Download to your desktop
Right click on it and run in compatiblity mode.
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can anyone give me the solution for this problem?

A:Bluetooth Peripheral Device problem

Is this a laptop with built in bluetooth or is this a dongle? Either way, you'll need to provide more detail in order for anyone to assist you. What is the model of the laptop or dongle?
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plz see the picture give me a solution
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A:bluetooth peripheral device problem

You've told us very little to nothing about your actual hardware. My guess is your motherboard has a bluetooth device in it that you haven't loaded the drivers for.

Hard to say with no specific information on your system.
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A:Bluetooth Peripheral Device problem

Dear tanjib2,
The Blue Tooth device drivers appear corrupted. Try to uninstall and it is always safe and prudent to download the drivers from the Dell site. For that you have to register( I don't know why they are making it tough). Kindly visit this site to register and then to download the drivers for your model of Dell.


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A:Bluetooth Device (RFCOMM Protocol TDI) XP problem!

Sounds like it may be one of those cheap csr adapters.
In the device manager,right click the generic bluetooth
adapter and click update driver.
Let windows search automatically.
It may pull the csr driver from windows update and then
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here is a screenshot from the device manger

and i cant locate the driver on hp site

A:Bluetooth Perhpheral Device Problem in HP Pavilion dv3-4070ee

i found the solution

I was having the same issues as listed above, also using windows 7. Everything would install but I could not access settings for the blue tooth dongle, What I did to fix this was entered the services settings (windows search - services -) and check everything that says bluetooth. also change all settings to automatic.

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A:Bluetooth device (personal area network) problem

Try installing these BT drivers - Bluetooth Software Download
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A:How to disconnect a bluetooth device without turning off bluetooth.

'Remove device' is probably not the best choice of words they could have used on this! When you close the process (i.e. 'disconnect' your headphones) on your PC, you are performing the same function as what you describe on your phone. You are not actually removing the device, just closing the process. I hope that makes sense!
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What programs did you remove or mess with? Have you tried repairing these programs?
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A:Forget/remove unpaired Bluetooth device WDM shows BT Peripheral Device

Problem solved. I'm typing this on my phone so I'm going to leave out some details.
1. Remove all non-Windows Bluetooth drivers
2. Disable all problem devices in Device Manager
3. Stop and Disable Bluetooth support service
4. Use PSexec(64).exe to launch regedit as system allowing me to delete keys
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7. Restart PC
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9. Install manufacturer provided Bluetooth drivers and have an awesome day. finally
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So I did some searching for a way to fix this problem but I believe that my problem is different than the Bluetooth Peripheral Device problem that most people have.

I am NOT trying to connect a cell phone to my laptop. I am not trying to connect anything I don't think (unless my bluetooth mouse counts?).

I have no idea what a Bluetooth Peripheral Device is. I took some screenshots of the messages I receive every time a wake my computer up or turn it on. (1st, smaller picture)

It tries to update a driver but always fails and gives me this. (2nd, larger picture)

The suggestion my laptop gives me is this

There may be an easy solution to this, but I feel really lost right now.

Thanks in advance!

A:Bluetooth Peripheral Device Driver Device Unplugged/Not Found

Welcome to SF.

Go to Dell Support
Welcome to Dell Technical Support

Select drivers

Choose whichever option you want to located your 1555 notebook.

Select network
Select Dell Application R226750.exe
This applies to the Wireless 370 mini bluetooth card

And yes, your bluetooth mouse would be a bluetooth peripheral.

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What type of keyboard have you got?
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A:Bluetooth Device Missing, Unknown USB Device

I had a similar problem recently where my bluetooth seemed to have just disappeared.
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Hi  As an adminstrator, in a Command Prompt Window, typegetmacThis will list MAC addresses for those items that are present, and may not be connected.A good number would be 3,1 x Ethernet1 x Wi-Fi1 x Bluetoothand then typeipconfigand in the long list look for named devices have a matching MAC address.Along with Device manager this is a way to determine the number of devices. If in doubt please ask.

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if file or print sharing is enabled on both its  a matter of just selecting the
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A:Need help connecting bluetooth headset

Flok980 welcome to SF,
You must go to BT devices and set it up to look for devices while putting the headphones in visible mode.
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so, what i see so far:

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-each device can see each other

but they cannot interact.

the phone however will connect and interact with other bluetooth devices.

ive double checked many times, my drivers are all there and up to date.
(also used driver genius to check this)

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windows 7 ultimate 64 bit, build 7600

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A:need help connecting pc to phone via bluetooth

Sounds like an error with the bluetooth stack and or drivers... check Dells website for the latest versions.

Dell - Drivers and Downloads
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A:BSOD when connecting bluetooth mouse

bthport.sys seems to be causing the most issues. Here's a link to a KB article that describes something similar:

Interestingly, the debugger can't locate symbols for this driver (even though it's a Microsoft driver) - so I wonder about it's compatibility with your system.

Also noted an issue with ctclsflt.sys - a Creative video filter

I ran an analysis of the last 20 minidump files - and all of them point at the bthport.sys driver

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Can you try the bluetooth dongle on the other system? This'll help to rule out problems with it.

Here's a summary of the last 20 minidumps:

Built by: 6001.22389.amd64fre.vistasp1_ldr.090302-1506
Debug session time: Mon Aug 31 04:28:38.597 2009 (GMT-4)
System Uptime: 0 days 6:07:30.066
BugCheck A, {50, 2, 1, fffff800022abd53}
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for bthport.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for bthport.sys
Probably caused by : bthport.sys ( bthport+27b8c )
Built by: 6001.22389.amd64fre.vistasp1_ldr.090302-1506
Debug session time: Mon Aug 31 04:32:36.528 2009 (GMT-4)
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BugCheck A, {50, 2, 1, fffff800022a8d53}
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for bthport.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for bthport.sys
Probably caused by : bthport.sys ( bthport+27b8c )
Built by: 6001.22389.amd64fre.vistasp1_ldr.090302-1506
Debug session time: Mon Aug 31 04:56:04.821 2009 (GMT-4)
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BugCheck A, {50, 2, 1, fffff800022acd53}
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for bthport.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for bthport.sys
Probably caused by : bthport.sys ( bthport+27b8c )
Built by: 6001.22389.amd64fre.vistasp1_ldr.090302-1506
Debug session time: Mon Aug 31 06:11:58.175 2009 (GMT-4)
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BugCheck A, {50, 2, 1, fffff80002273d53}
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for bthport.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for bthport.sys
Probably caused by : bthport.sys ( bthport+27b8c )
Built by: 6001.22389.amd64fre.vistasp1_ldr.090302-1506
Debug session time: Mon Aug 31 22:14:48.590 2009 (GMT-4)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:04:02.371
BugCheck A, {50, 2, 1, fffff800022aed53}
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for bthport.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for bthport.sys
Probably caused by : bthport.sys ( bthport+27b8c )
Built by: 6001.22389.amd64fre.vistasp1_ldr.090302-1506
Debug session time: Mon Aug 31 22:32:13.533 2009 (GMT-4)
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Quote: Originally Posted by Kayyali101

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Does anyone know how I can make Vista see/recognize the headset as a playback device that I can select as default?

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A:What is Bluetooth Peripheral Device?

If communications betwwen cell phone and computer fully work this is only small installer issue.Make sure you have the newest drivers HP Compaq 6715b Notebook PC*-* Support Software for HP Integrated Module with Bluetooth Wireless Technology (Microsoft Windows Vista) - HP Business Support Center
If yes and still the you have the same problem you have to modify installer this means you have to modify *.inf file in installer add Hardware ID of orphans and again install

Reading Hardware ID

Open device menager
right click on empty devices>>properties>>details>>find Hardware ID

read it and post here.


Suppose these missing devices have following hardware ID


1.Unpack InstallShield installer (just double click on it),choose location for unpacked files.
2.Navigate to Win32 folder (if anybody have x64 system then have to choose Win64 of course) and find btwavdt.inf,open it

find [WIDCOM] section,next find BTWAUDIO subsection

and add line in following rule

%BTWAUDIO.DeviceDesc<number>%=BTWAUDIO,<hardware ID>

Above examples in hacked btwavdt.inf looks below:

Save hacked file.
3.Uninstall drivers for bluetooth and install the hacked one.

Good luck
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What is the make and model # of the head phones?

Method 1:
a. Press Windows Key +R, type Control Panel.
b. Type troubleshooting in the search bar, click on troubleshooting.
c. Click on Hardware and Sound, click on Hardware and Devices.
d. Follow the steps from the wizard to run the troubleshooter.

Method 2:
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a. At the Start screen, type Windows Update.
b. Click or tap Settings on the right side of the screen, and then select Install optional updates from the left results.
Step 2: If the update are not available then you may try to update the drivers from the manufacturer website.
Step 3: If the Windows 8 drivers are not available for the device then you may install the drivers in compatibility mode.

You may run the drivers in compatible mode.
a) Enter the Start screen.
b) Press Windows key + C on your keyboard to show the Charms bar (If you have a touch screen: Touch the right edge of your screen and slide your finger to the center of the screen to show the Charms bar).
c) Search for Troubleshooting, Click Settings in the right column.
d) Click Troubleshooting. Click Run programs made for previous versions of Windows.
e) Click next, select Not Listed. Click Next.
f) Click Browse and select the installer that you downloaded using the link above.
g) Click next, click Troubleshoot program.
h) Check The program worked in earlier versions of Windows but won't install or run now box
i) Click Next, select the last known working operating system for this driver (probably Window j) Click Next.

Method 3:
Follow these steps and check if the Bluetooth Support Service is started.

a. Press Windows Key + R, type services.msc, hit Enter.
b. Right click on the service named-Bluetooth Support Service.
c. Check if it is started, if not click on Start.
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Originally Posted by abdullah

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A:No bluetooth device was found!!

Is the driver is made for Windows 7 and Have you right clicked on the driver file and ran it as an administrator? I would try that first.

If that doesn't work, go to device manager and see how many devices there are with no driver for them, they should be called "unidentified devices" or something similar.

Then try Windows updates if you have not yet, and get it fully updated.

I'll come back to see how it's going.