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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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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Raspberry Pi as Transmitter to bluetooth speakers

I am trying to do a project and I can't seem to find any information on how to set up the raspberry pi as the transmitter to bluetooth speakers. Is this possible? (Raspberry pi as the transmitter, NOT ...
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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 ...
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Updating kernel/firmware to specific version

I've updated my rPi to the latest kernel/firmware using rpi-update and my Bluetooth dongle stopped working. I found this to be a known bug in 3.10.* branch of the kernel. Through tinkering and ...
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Pre-install device drivers

I do not have a USB plug-and-play keyboard for my Raspberry Pi. I do have however a Bluetooth keyboard and a USB Bluetooth dongle. The problem is I have no way to configure my Raspberry Pi during ...
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Bluetooth device is not available?

I followed this tutorial to set up my Bluetooth dongle and get it running. I have the same Bluetooth dongle that is in the tutorial, yet I can not seem to get it to work. I get to step "C" and then ...
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Testing bluetooth communication on RaspberryPi

I am a beginner at RaspberryPi programing so I hope the question doesn’t sound dumb. I would like to test a communication between two bluetooh modules in SPP mode. Is it possible to connect them both ...
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Bluetooth headset compatible [closed]

I'm having some trouble getting a bluetooth headset working with a raspberry pi I have read differents topics about these devices on the net, it seams there are a lot of problems with ...
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Use raspi to redirect wireless/bluetooth keyboard to different computers

I have around 5 computers, and having 5 keyboards is 4 too many for me right now. What I want to do is connect my Kinesis Advantage (wired) keyboard to my raspi, have the raspi redirect all incoming ...
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dhclient keeps sending DHCPDISCOVER requests. why?

I connected my rPi to my iPhone via Bluetooth and configured bluetooth interface in the following way in /etc/network interfaces: # iPhone via Bluetooth allow-hotplug bnep0 iface bnep0 inet dhcp It ...
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Audio over Bluetooth module via GPIO

I've worked with the HC-05 Bluetooth module which is a popular module having standard UART TX/RX lines that can be directly connected to the RPi's GPIO. You can use it to set up a Bluetooth terminal ...
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Unable to pair bluetooth keyboard under ArchLinux & Bluez5

I have ArchLinux armv61 3.6.11-17 running and am attempting to pair with a bluetooth keyboard. My Kinivo USB Bluetooth dongle is installed properly and can see my Apple Bluetooth Keyboard (the old ...
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Using NOOBS, no keyboard

I have a keyboard/mouse combo that connect via Bluetooth to a sensor that plugs into the Pi. It works great because the sensor has minimal current draw, compared to other keyboards I have used ...
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Let Raspbmc play bluetooth audio

I'm looking to have my Raspbmc setup play audio from my phone using audio over Bluetooth. In the same way a Bluetooth enabled car audio system would. I have not been able to find anything about this ...
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Building an In-car audio system using a Raspberry Pi

My current car has a small Bluetooth Adapter for playing music though my cars AUX port, but its not great. I am currently looking at the idea of building a Raspberry Pi based version of this. I found ...