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Bluetooth device disconnects and bluetooth related UI locks up ocassionally

This happens occasionally when the computer is in use. When this happens, both the bluetooth indicator in the wingpanel and in the bluetooth section of settings seem to hang until I execute the ...
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Sending files from phone to notebook via Bluetooth

I've installed elementary OS Loki on my Lenovo G580 laptop and I'm very happy with it, but there's a one problem. In elementary OS Freya (and any other Linux distros I've ever used) I used to send ...
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BT A2DP not connecting automatically

I have installed a CSR 4.0 bluetooth dongle with drivers on my PC and paired it with a Bluetooth speaker. It works OK but I have to manually start the A2DP (sink) service for the speaker to work. Is ...
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Bluetooth headphones don't work at all :(

Today I bought a cheap usb bluetooth adapter to use it with my bluetooth headphones, and I've tried to connect them and use them. When I try to connect them it either says Unable to connect or asks me ...
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Can't wake the computer from suspend state with wireless mouse and keyboard

I have a Logitech M705 wireless mouse through unifying receiver and a Bluetooth Micorsoft Keyboard. Both work just fine in OS but they won't wake the computer from suspend state. I guess the usb power ...
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Settings are missing options and settings after update to Juno

I recently updated from Loki to Juno. I copied my home folder over as is. As I was copying the home folder over, after Juno had installed itself, I marked all the same-name folders to merge and all ...
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Distorted sound quality via Bose QC35 headphones on Juno

I tried connecting my Bose QC35 Bluetooth headphones to my Dell XPS 13, on a new installation of elementaryOS Juno. I hear a hissing noise in the headphones, which does not change in its volume. When ...
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Bluetooth and laptop speakers working at the same time

I installed eOS on an HP Envy x360 Convertible 13-y0xx. Bluetooth is doing something strange. If I'm connected to my Bluetooth headsets, open YouTube through Epiphany, everything sounds normal. But if ...
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Bluetooth stopped working - HERA

Bluetooth is dead. Yesterday it worked, today it's not. I checked common points like: systemctl restart bluetooth cat /etc/bluetooth/main.con ....AutoEnable=true rfkill ID TYPE DEVICE SOFT ...
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How can I set my bluetooth headphones to use A2DP?

Audio quality is suddenly absolutely terrible when I use my bluetooth headphones, and I absolutely have no idea why it happened. I read in some forums that I (might) just have to make the hardware use ...
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Bluetooth headset with microphone not recognising as an input device

I have a Bluetooth earphone with microphone. I have successfully connected it to my elementary OS. But it shows it only as an output device under the sound setting. It doesn't list under the input ...
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Bluetooth no longer connecting to device after update

After a recent update, i am no longer able to connect to a pair of bluetooth headphones. This is both from the GUI applet and CLI using bluetoothctl. I have removed the device and tried to repair to ...
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Powerbeats3 Bluetooth Mic Not Working

I am able to get my Powerbeats3 to work as a Bluetooth A2DP sync, however I can not get the mic or even the HFP profile to work. I am running 5.1 Hera.
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Bluetooth is soft blocked after every restart

Whenever I install elementary, the bluetooth is for some reason 'soft blocked' out of the box. This is usually remedied by running sudo rfkill unblock bluetooth. Unfortunately, after my recent install,...
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Bluetooth problem everytime I switch between ElementaryOS / Windows 10

Whenever I switch I get problems with bluetooth. It's not the problem with pairing, I copied my bluetooth devices keys from Windows to Elementary so I resolved problem with pairing devices every OS ...
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Two audio outputs simutanously?

The GUI under settings --> sound doesn't seem to be very configurable? Is there a native way to enable two audio output devices simultaneously?
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Duplicating A2DP sound output with paprefs

I'm trying to play the sound output from my computer simultaneously in two bluetooth headsets using paprefs. While the sound plays in both devices, it seems only one of them can use the A2DP ...
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Problems connecting to blutooth speaker

First, bluetooth device search didn't find my speaker, so I followed this post. Using bluetoothctl I could pair, connect, and trust my speaker and clicking on the bluetooth icon shows my speaker, ...
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Bluetooth not function after apt upgrade

the bluetooth was functional just after Loki installed, but after run 'apt upgrade' bluetooth goes not work. press discover device gets nothing press "Bluetooth Settings" get below window press ...
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Bluetooth device no more detected

Since today, my bluetooth is no more detected by elementaryOS. I don't know why. Yesterday it was working. Windows works well (dual boot). Now, I can't find my bluetooth device. I have the Xiaomi ...
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Bluetooth device duplicates (wingpannel)

I am trying to connect my bluetooth headphones to my computer running elementary os loki. Aside from some other connection problems its been going fine. Except the bluetooth control in the wingpannel....
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bluetooth pairing microsoft ergonomic keyboard

I've managed to pair a microsoft bluetooth mouse without a passkey. When pairing the keyboard a popup with a passkey appears and I've tried entering it into the keyboard as well as the laptop but it ...
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HC-05 module to Processing

I've been trying to make an application with arduino and HC-05 bluetooth module that sends information to processing. In processing code, to read serial data I chose port with Serial.list()[x], where ...
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Can the bluetooth idle threshhold be extended?

I use a bluetooth keyboard, and it becomes temporarily unresponsive when I don't type for a few minutes. Once I hit a key and wait about 10 seconds, the connection becomes live again and I can resume ...
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Bluetooth is disabled

lspci -v: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Broadwell-U Host Bridge -OPI (rev 09) Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device 19ad Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0 Capabilities: ...
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connected my QY7 headsets to elementary OS freya

You can see in the picture that my QY7 headsets were recognized as a keyboard and the sound menu doesn't show any other sound output
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Can't install - Mac Bluetooth mouse and keyboard not recognized

I have a 2104 iMac that I want to install elementary on. I can boot from a USB drive and then get presented with an option to enter my wireless network password which I can do no problem - mouse and ...
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pc can't discover my wireless earbuds

I went to Bluetooth in the Settings menu and am unable to get my pc to discover my earbuds (link), even though they are on. Ultimately I would like to use them on Discord and have Hera 5.1.7 now. ...
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Send and receive files via Bluetooth in elementary 6 Odin... How...?

How to send and receive files via Bluetooth. Blueman is not listed in the app shop. And I'm not sure if it integrates well into the system as it did in Hera. Thank you.
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Does CSR 4.0 Bluetooth Chip Works in Elementry OS?

I am using this chip and this is the reason I am not using linux i tried this on Ubuntu/Elementry OS / Zorin OS but it does not work. If CSR 4.0 Is supported in Elementry OS it would be really cool. ...
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Bluetooth only working with BLUEMAN

I have just upgraded to Odin, and my bluetooth didn't work (stuck in descovering devices), just as the older version had to install Blueman again to make it work, is it some kind of bug? or something ...
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Wifi disappeared

I have an installation of Elementary OS working. Now my wifi conncection disapeared, and I do not have cable connection. I tried to pair my iphone to get and internet conection, but without success. I ...
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Is there a way to keep Bluetooth shut off?

I usually switch off Bluetooth in eOS' settings or in the notification area. However, when I lock my screen and later log on again, Bluetooth is switched on again. Is this a bug (or should I report ...
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Bluetooth not detected devices and not connection devices

After installing Elementary Odin on "Lenovo Ideapad 320", check Bluetooth devices, but no device appeared, even clicking to enable bluetooth.when validating status bluetooth return this ...
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Activate `pipewire` to use bluetooth headset properly

I was searching for a solution on how to use a bluetooh headset on elementary OS without reverting to bad audio quality and stumbled upon this answer: https://askubuntu.com/a/1338934/676709 I tried to ...
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Bluetooth not working on Legion Y53

The bluetooth is recognized and the icon is displayed on the wingpanel, but when I turn bluetooh on, it is not discovered by any device. Is this a driver issue?
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elementary OS 5.1.7 HERA Bluetooth not working (Software trouble)

My Bluetooth used to work fine, and now it doesn't... Trouble is the following : Turning on BT from icon located on top of the screen --> ICON stays "off" after hiding the menu BT isn't ...
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Bluetooth cutting out after kernel updates?

Is the Dev team aware of bluetooth cutting out after kernel updates? I'm running a mobo featuring integrated bluetooth 5 via Intel® Wi-Fi 6 AX200... the wifi never stops functioning but every time an ...
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BCM Bluetooth Not detecting some devices

hi i have some fixes here in my laptop My laptop is not working i try some blueZ and pulse audio ..The Bluetooth is not working My Bluetooth drive is manufactured by Broadcom
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Bluetooth HID not enable in Macbook White 4.1 ( late 2007)

I have a Macbook White 4.1 (late 2007) with elementary OS 5.1.7 Hera. I can't connect a bluetooth mouse or keyboard. See that bluetooth is configured for HCI only gustavo@macbook-white:~$ lsusb Bus ...
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Does Bluetooth audio work on Raspberry Pi (elementary OS 6)?

I’ve tried pairing my Bluetooth headsets (Beats Studio3 and Apple AirPods Pro) to both my Raspberry Pi 4 and Raspberry Pi 400 running a recent elementary OS 6.0 (Odin) nightly and in both cases I have ...
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How can I use my Airpods Pro's Mic?

So, I want to use my Airpods Pro as Headset, but when I connect them, they only show as output speakers and therefore show no input. I heard this is nothing new but I still can't find a fix for this. ...
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Bluetooth - Bluetooth stops working after fresh install

Elementary OS 5.1.7 Hera | Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS | Linux 5.4.0-54-generic | GTK 3.22.30 Just reinstalled elementary after a series of issues, got a few programs installed through flathub, but otherwise a ...
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My bluetooth audio device is not getting sound from meeting apps

i have a jabra evolve 75 headset which comes with a usb bluetooth plug to connect directly on the pc without the need of pairing the device. The problem is that when i plug the usb bt dongle, the ...
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WF-1000XM3 refusing connection (Hera 5.1)

I have been using elementary OS for a while and it's working really well until this started. While it was working the Bluetooth dialog would show 2 devices which were both named LE_WF1000XM3 and ...
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huawei matebook d15 issue with wifi and bluetooth

Seems to be like my Matebook D15 is having issues when i turn on the bluetooth adapter meanwhile im using the wifi. Example: Im on youtube (with the bluetooth adapter off) watching a 1080p video with ...
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Bluetooth keyboard and mouse frequently stops reconnecting

Bluetooth keyboard and mouse frequently stops reconnecting. I see them trying to find the computer but they don't reconnect. Pressing connect manually from the bluetooth settings never works. This ...
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Bluetooth not working and not showing up in settings

After I installed elementary os Bluetooth stopped appering as an option in my laptop.
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Can't connect to Bluetooth speakers

So I'm running an Asus X5501CA on eOS 5.1 Hera (Built on Ubuntu 18.04.3 LTS | Linux 5.3.0-26-generic | Linux 5.3.0-26-generic). Have Qualcomm bluetooth hardware card. So anyway up until a few days ...
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Bluetooth - not connecting

I can't get any bluetooth device to connect. Not a single one. Devices that worked a week ago no longer will. All my bluetooth devices are listed but when I click "Connect" it will say "Connecting.....