bluetooth problem

asked 2014-05-04 06:11:15 -0500

SDas gravatar image

My laptop have bluetooth connectivity, but I cann't use the bluetooth applicatiion in fedora and I have tried to activate it but the bluetooth is always stays in off state. How to aactivate it?

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The package bluez-hid2hci should be installed in order for it to work. You can type the following command to do so:

sudo yum install bluez-hid2hci
remjg gravatar imageremjg ( 2014-05-04 11:34:12 -0500 )edit

I have installed it but it still displays no bluetooth adapter found

SDas gravatar imageSDas ( 2014-05-05 08:51:03 -0500 )edit

You should edit your question with more information so someone can help you:

  • what is your bluetooth device (use lsusb to find out)?
  • is the bluetooth service running (use systemctl status bluetooth)?
  • was it working before? If yes, on which distribution?
  • is there any kind of software/hardware lock (install rfkill and try rfkill list)?
remjg gravatar imageremjg ( 2014-05-05 12:20:59 -0500 )edit

Yes I enabled the bluetooth device on my laptop but after that when I am searching for bluetooth device (here my mobile phone) then it takes too long time but the device never found. I have tried it several times but nothing changed. My phone is ok and it founds in windows environment.

SDas gravatar imageSDas ( 2014-05-07 12:01:20 -0500 )edit