The is no Bluetooth (a wireless communications standard) connectivity, though Bluetooth devices may be connected via a Bluetooth hub in one of the board's USB ports.

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Installing Affix on Raspberry Pi

I'm trying to install Affix (http://affix.sourceforge.net/) on the Raspberry Pi to use the API and call hci_* functions but I am stuck. The affix kernel requires the Linux source so I installed it ...
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What is Iced Web Control Panel

In the process of setting up my new RPi 2 B, in particular Bluetooth, after a reboot the following appeared under menu/preferences "Iced Tea Web Control Panel" and "OpenJDK Java 6 Policy Tool". I ...
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How can I set up a bluetooth PAN connection with a raspberry pi and an iPod?

I have tried following this tutorial: http://m-jorgensen.dk/how-to-enable-pan-on-raspberry/ When I try this command: sudo pand –connect xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx -n I get the error: pand[4035]: ...
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Can I connect to Multiple Bluetooth devices using a Bluetooth dongle? [migrated]

I am using a usb bluetooth adapter on my PI 2 , which communicates to an arduino using HC-06 Bluetooth module. This script runs to connect to that module: #! /usr/bin/python import serial from ...
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Python serial script prevents android connection

The python script below connects via "rfcomm0" to the "Bluefruit EZ-link module" on the "Arduino Uno" but prevents the bluetooth connection from my android app. If I change the script to use ...
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Bluetooth scan usin “hcitool scan” returns no results (Hama 00049229)

When I run hcitool scan the shell shows Scanning... for ~10 sec but doesn't show any results. Same for sudo hcitool scan (I have an Android phone and a PC nearby with bluetooth activated and set to ...
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Raspbian Jessie - How do I properly setup A2DP with Bluez5 and PulseAudio

just purchased my first Raspi. I've installed Raspbian Jessie mainly for Bluez5, since I'm interested in the AVRCP features of Bluez5. I'm struggling with getting audio to pump out over bluetooth. I ...
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Can't get bluetooth headphones working

I'm trying to get bluetooth headphones working with my pi. My setup uses pulseaudio. When I try to load the pulseaudio module I get: $ sudo pactl load-module module-bluetooth-discover Failure: Module ...
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Audio cracking with VLC and Bluetooth, but works with aplay

I'm trying to set up my Pi (v2) as a WiFi Hotspot and a Bluetooth Audio Module for my car. The WiFi Hotspot works so far, but the sound over Bluetooth and VLC is only cracking. When i use "aplay ...
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Two Pis communication via Bluetooth: Can't connect RFCOMM socket: Connection refused

I am trying to connect two raspberry pi via Bluetooth these days. The Bluetooth I use is the Plugable USB Bluetooth. I want to set one pi to receive data sent from the other one so it can plot the ...
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Connect to Raspberry Pi from Windows phone through Bluetooth

Is it possible to connect a windows phone application created in C# (or any other language) to raspberry pi through Bluetooth? I know that C# has Bluetooth library, thus you can make Bluetooth ...
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Bypassing mini micro usb dc 5v. With male usb spliced … Just need proper wiring instructions [closed]

Sony x3 Bluetooth speaker hard wired so it could still be used as Bluetooth Turns on but won't charge, having to do with the data cable pin missing Please respond as I have everything in pieces in ...
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BlueZ installed on Model B doesn't transfer to Model A

I'm using BlueZ and a USB Bluetooth adapter to provide ethernet to a Pi. Using this method here.. http://blog.kugelfish.com/2012/10/look-ma-no-wires-raspberry-pi-bluetooth.html I'm building a low ...
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Bluetooth Input Not Outputting High Quality Audio to FM

I have Raspian Wheezy running on my Raspberry Pi. I have set it up to run pifmplay and output the sound to HDMI - (Pin 4 on GPIO) so that the Pi is now working as an FM Transmitter. This part works ...
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Connecting a Wii remote to the Pi

I'm trying to connect a Wii remote to the Pi and use it in a python script. I've tried XWiiMote, but I can't get it to compile. All of the other libraries for Wiimotes I've found don't even work ...
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raspbian bluetooth mouse pointer not moving

I followed the guide at: A Step By Step Guide To Setup A Bluetooth Keyboard And Mouse On The Raspberry PI I am able to use the bluetooth keyboard. But the mouse pointer doesn't move when I start the ...
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Help with connecting 2 RPi for sending mono jack info wirelessly

I am new to Raspberry Pi, but willing to learn if what i want to do is possible. I'm even willing to pay if someone has a solution or someone would like to get involved in this project. I have a ...
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Build a Bluetooth gps receiver [closed]

I am wondering if and how I can build a Bluetooth gps receiver that I can pair with my android phone to get better quality signal in the car.
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Connect a Bluetooth Device as a COM Port

I've got a Bluetooth device which works by being connected as a serial port (RFCOMM) and then data can be sent via a Java application. Within this Java app I can choose a port and then the App sends ...
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Get Data from Pi without Network

When we go on vacation, I want to take a laptop and a Raspberry Pi with me to monitor the outside temperature. I have a constant power supply, however there isn't a network or internet connection. ...
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PySerial not responding after 10 seconds of inactivity

I've got the JY-MCU Bluetooth module connected to the hardware serial port on my Raspberry Pi. It seems to be working except for one thing: when there is no communication for about 10 seconds or more, ...
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How to get microcontroller connected to WiFi - no keyboard, screen, or native app

Assuming a user has a RPi-based device with a WiFi adaptor, Ethernet port, and Bluetooth dongle, what is the easiest way to configure their SSID & Password to get them connected to WiFi without: ...
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Using python with bluetooth to communicate

I'm trying to write a simple program to communicate between the RPi and a bluetooth cellphone. I went with this tutorial: Bluetooth Python tutorial for RPi and was able to connect to the phone and ...
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Raspberry Pi Wi-Fi setup with mobile app

My use case involves a Raspberry Pi and an embedded application that requires Wi-Fi internet access. I want to be able to carry the Raspberry Pi around and quickly set up the Wi-Fi access for each ...
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Airplay plus Bluetooth Speaker

I would like to develop a Raspberry PI "music receiver" that would play Airplay audio by default, but if a Bluetooth audio source connected to it - it would use that as the audio source instead of ...
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Can connect two bluetooth devices to the Raspberry Pi B +?

I have a question: Can connect two bluetooth devices (GPS and OBD) operates under a bluetooth adapter to the Raspberry Pi B+? Thank you very much.
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Bluetooth Manager - now window, no GUI

When I click on the Bluetooth Manager icon, nothing happens. There's no window although I can tell the program is opened. I've tried the suggestions here with no success. Any ideas why is this ...
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Bluetooth serial failure

I'm trying to connect a BT USB dongle to anything. Once paired, on my Mac (Mac OS X 10.9) I get 'Bluetooth serial failure has occurred. Failed to open RFCOMM serial channel'. It also pairs with my ...
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How can a USB Bluetooth Dongle be used as login TTY

I would like to be able to use a Bluetooth Dongle - not the HC06 module, but a simple USB dongle (the pretty generic kind, or even poundshop type) as a serial login console/tty. I have already tried ...
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mounting content of pendrive to mobile phone via bluetooth

what should I do in order to view the contents of pendrive (which is mounted on pi)on mobile phone android, when connected with blue tooth (blue tooth module is connected on gpio). A new file should ...
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Bluetooth Discoverable Raspberry Pi

I am trying to set up a raspberry pi bluetooth speaker and I was wondering if there was a way to set up the pi so it is always discoverable. Meaning, I turn the pi on, it automatically starts ...
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BLE receiver-transmitters

I'd like to have suggestions on this new project that I'm trying to develop. My project will be made of two components: the receiver and many transmitters. The receiver keeps listening for near ...
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Raspberry Pi “Headless” Bluetooth Connection

I was wondering on a specific connection setup for the Bluetooth USB Dongle I have recently purchased. Is there a way to connect via a smart-phone to a raspberry pi, with a predefined pint? I have ...
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Audio Transmitter without Audio

I have make my Pi transmit the audio to my Bluetooth speaker using this link here but for some reason I get no play back out of my speaker. I have unplugged my HDMI and headphones that were in and ...
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Bluetooth Dongle and Mac iKeyboard

I am trying to connect my Raspberry with the iKeyboard app. thought Bluetooth dongle; so I just.. 1) install bluetooth in Raspbian: sudo apt-get install bluez python-bluez 2) Disable bluetooth ...
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Raspberry Bluetooth dongle not detected by Android phone

I want to communicate between android phone and Raspberry via Bluetooth, the Raspberry can discover the android phone tutorial code . but the android didn't discover the Bluetooth dongle on RPI ...
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Raspberry Pi and Arduino bluetooth communication

I'm currently workin on a project which consists of controlling a arduino robot ( with this https://www.adafruit.com/products/1588 bluetooth module on it ) from my raspberry pi. I found this ...
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Cannot update or install DBus

I've been trying to connect A bluetooth dongle to a bt breakout board (kernel 3.12). Both of them show up with hcitool scan and dev. I've already installed bluez5 that keeps complaining about dbus: ...
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Speed problem using an R-pi to run python-whiteboard and xournal as a home-built smartboard

I've built my own version of a smartboard for my classroom, but I'd like to migrate it to a raspberry pi. It's been running under Lubuntu on an old salvaged PC. Python-whiteboard uses a ...
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Manipulate RSSI value

My issue is pretty simple to explain: I doing some tests with my Raspberry and Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE). I bought a Bluetooth 4.0 dongle and everything is setup fine. Now for a little project, I ...
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Raspberry Pi as Bluetooth slave

I am working on a project for which I have decided to use my Raspberry Pi as the main controller. The plan is to be using a Bluetooth dongle in the Raspberry Pi (which I already know is working) and ...
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How to receive data via bluetooth on Raspberry Pi and transfer it to USB port

I would like to know the way by which the data received on raspberry pi via Bluetooth from some other device can be transferred to a flash drive connected to the USB port of raspberry Pi.
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Using Bluetooth to control GPIO pins

I have 5 strips of LEDs that are linked up to 5 transistors, nothing special. I want to be able to create an android app that when I press a button it sends a command via Bluetooth to the Raspberry Pi ...
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IBeacon appears, but disappears immediately

I am using an Raspberry Pi model B with an IOGear GBU521 to create an IBeacon. I followed the instructions on page http://www.theregister.co.uk/2013/11/29/feature_diy_apple_ibeacons/. Compiled ...
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RFCOMM device seems to be missing (dev/rfcomm0)

I am trying to send and receive serial commands over bluetooth. I have installed pyBluez library. The issue is that while the rfcomm.conf exists there is no rfcomm0 in /dev/ directory. I rebooted but ...
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Bluetooth LE Proximity Profile with BlueZ

BlueZ seems to be not that good documented. I'm trying to run the PXP (Proximity) profile on my Raspberry Pi. I installed D-Bus 1.8 and bluez 5.17. I know that the proximity profile is supported by ...
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Connecting a bluetooth module to GPIO?

I got a bluetooth sensor from this Chinese company. Model is BC417. The module has six pins: KEY RXD TXD 5.0 3.3 GND I'm totally newbie about GPIO and sensors, only got that module and a few ...
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Making Raspberry Pi Bluetooth slave

I'm trying to setup my Raspberry Pi's bluetooth to listen and wait to be paired by a PC . I see most of the guides are the other way (Raspberry Pi scans, detects and pairs to other devices). How can ...
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Inateck BTA-CSR4B2 USB Bluetooth 4.0 Adapter not scanning

I bought an Inateck BTA-CSR4B2 USB Bluetooth 4.0 Adapter and plugged it into my Raspberry Pi. Setup was smooth (got bluetooth, blueman, bluez-utils from apt-get), but I can't get any scan results from ...
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Raspberry Pi turned into iBeacon : can't see it on my device (iPhone)

Read first I thought I would give a little edit to my initial question just to add what was the big deal in short! What I wrote at first stays untouched below (the line). I was having trouble to ...