The Raspberry Pi 3 has onboard Bluetooth (a wireless communications standard) connectivity, and on other Raspberry Pis Bluetooth devices may be connected via a Bluetooth hub on one of the board's USB ports.

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Bluetooth A2DP conversion to / emulation of MTP

My goal would be to control music playback via car radio so that phone could stay in my pocket. Car supports only USB Mass storage and MTP protocols (actually Apple is supported as well but that is ...
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Accessing Raspberry Pi 3's Bluetooth via Cpp [on hold]

Which library can I use to access the bluetooth from a C++ code. I want to connect my raspberry from my computer and send,receive information from a cpp code once I run the executable.
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Raspbian Wheezy, Raspberry Pi 3 and HC05

I now this is a long shot, but some reasons I was using Raspbian wheezy on Raspberry Pi 2, and I was able to use HC05 bluetooth module with wiringpi. Lately I had switched it to Raspberry Pi 3, yet ...
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Failed to connect to SDP server on 00:00:00:00:00:00: Host is down (kali linux) [closed]

I try to use this command on kali linux " ~# sdptool browse –tree –l2cap (mac add) " and it returns this problem : Failed to connect to SDP server on 00:00:00:00:00:00: Host is down whats the ...
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Setup Raspberry Pi 3 as bluetooth speaker

I am looking for a way to configure the Raspberry Pi 3 as bluetooth speaker using Raspbian Jessie. What I mean by as bluetooth speaker is use it to receive audio stream via bluetooth using A2DP and ...
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Act like a bluetooth midi module

Basically I would like to investigate if it is possible to connect a digital stage piano (Yamaha P45 - if that matters) via usb to the pi and make it (the pi) act like a bluetooth 'bridge' (for lack ...
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Auto run Python script with shell

Having an issue when running a particular script automatically. It requires root permission, uses bluetooth, and prints in a Python Shell. What I did: sudo nano etc/xdg/lxsession/LXDE-pi add ...
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Bluetooth range detection [migrated]

I am trying to detect with my raspberry pi all devices with turned on bluetooth in my room. I want to gather all mac addresses and somehow distinguish distances of devices from raspberry. For ...
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raspberry pi connecting to phone using bluetooth [closed]

I wanted to connect my phone to my raspberry pi via and send data(bytes) through an app... I am open to suggestions. Thank you in advance
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Bluetooth import for Python Raspberry Pi 3 v2 [duplicate]

I cannot get import bluetooth to work. I get this error when I run the script: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/home/pi/filename.py", line 1, in <module> import bluetooth ...
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Rpi fitness band

Strange question, I'm looking for a fitness bracelet I can connect to my raspberry pi via Bluetooth. If possible using Python, I would like the device to be small with no screen but allow me access to ...
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Pi3 and mini-UART bt

I have an app that needs to make use of the PL011 UART connected to a modem. It also needs to make use of Bluetooth. I have configured the Pi to use the pi3-miniuart-bt overlay to move Bluetooth to ...
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Automatically accepting Bluetooth connections on a Pi 3

I'm looking to develop a platform for my car which automatically connects any device which attempts to connect to the Pi via bluetooth. Currently it requires a pairing accept by the Pi but in this ...
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Emulate a Bluetooth Keyboard with a Raspberry Pi 3

Raspberry Pi 2 Model B (Raspbian Wheezy and bluez 4.99) Executes perfectly using a Bluetooth dongle. Raspberry Pi 3 Model B (Raspbian Jessie and bluez 4.99) Attempting to pair with Windows laptop ...
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Where is Bluetooth pairing stored

I have paired a Bluetooth keyboard and mouse with my Pi3 running Raspbian. I am setting up Ubuntu MATE 16.04 on another SD Card to run on the same Pi3. I would like to use the keyboard and mouse on ...
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Using Python with Bluetooth on Raspberry Pi 3

Following this tutorial I successfully ran PiTooth on the RPi2MB (Wheezy). Following the same tutorial on the RPi3MB (Jessie) I get the following message "Could not configure bluetooth. Is bluetoothd ...
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hcitool scan says No such device

Using Raspberry Pi 3, Linux test 4.4.9-v7+ #884 SMP Fri May 6 17:28:59 BST 2016 armv7l GNU/Linux root@raspberry:/home/user# hcitool scan Device is not available: No such device What can be the ...
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Sensors and Bluetooth from Android

I am still somewhat new to coding but have had my RPi since 2013. I used the RPi for quite awhile but it has just been sitting in a drawer the last couple months. I plan on making a TruckPi that would ...
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Obtain RSSI with hcidump [migrated]

In order to read the raw RSSI values, we use a utility called Hcidump, which monitors the Bluetooth HCI data. Using hcidump commands, we can read the raw RSSI values when an inquiry response message ...
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Bluetooth can't hold connection for more than a few seconds

My brand new Raspberry Pi 3 Model B V1.2 can't stay connected to my OBD-II Bluetooth adapter for more than three seconds before disconnecting. I've tried removing and adding it back to no avail. I've ...
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Raspberry Pi 3, can't connect to more than one bluetooth speaker via pulseaudio

I'm trying to get two bluetooth speakers connected via the native bluetooth controller. The first one connects and plays audio just fine. The second one never connects. Since I've searched and found ...
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ble modules/libraries for python 2.7.9 on raspberry pi 3 for scanning beacons

I got the beacon result printed on linux (raspbian) terminal through command sudo python testblescan.py [source code: https://github.com/switchdoclabs/iBeacon-Scanner- ], but when I try to run the ...
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Send uart commands through bluetooth

I bought a raspberry pi 3. I ordered the Move controller it's a Kickstarter project. They use the phone to send uart commands through Bluetooth and they put a Dev documentation online. What I fail ...
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Python script runs in RPi 2 but not RPi 3

I used the code provided in this tutorial and successfully ran it on the RPi 2 but when I follow the same steps on the RPi 3 it won't work. The shell just says: >>>=====RESTART===== ...
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Bluetooth LE on Raspbian disconnects devices after few seconds

i'm using Bleno (https://github.com/sandeepmistry/bleno) for a small BLE project. I've started with no problems on Raspberry Pi2 but switching on Pi3 i found that: If i connect to my "BLE Pi3" i ...
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Sending call over bluetooth from phone

I have paired my smartphone with Raspberry PI using bluez and blueman. But Now I want to pass the phonecall to the Pis audio system. I know that this too generic of a question here but what should I ...
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Audio not coming through to external earphones

After following this guide here, I am having no success with the audio from my phone appearing through the audio device connected to my raspberry pi 3. The audio is evidently being transmitted ...
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Raspberry Pi 3 OpenELEC Bluetooth

I finally got Bluetooth audio working with my Raspberry Pi 3 and OpenELEC. I am on version 6.95. After 5-10 minutes, the audio disappears. I do not believe it is the speakers. I have to restart my ...
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How to start hacking the Raspberry Pi 3 Bluetooth?

I am currently using Vala to code my projects to test the language, but any other thing will work. In the past I have coded to use a H-06 Bluetooth adapter for the Raspberry Pi 2, I wanted to try and ...
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How can I use Bluetooth to connect with smartphone?

My Pi is model 2 B+, and I bought a Bluetooth USB (BLE 4.0). I want to let my phone connect to my Pi by BLE, and the Pi send a incrementing number, every second, which will display on my phone. But I ...
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HC-05 Bluetooth with Raspberry Pi

I am currently trying to make my HC-05 Bluetooth Adapter (CZ-HC-05 gomcu) work with my Raspberry Pi (B+ V2, lates Raspbian freshly installed). I used this Tutorial: A cheap Bluetooth serial port for ...
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wireless sensor network formation using different wireless technologies

I am working on setting up a wsn network using different wireless technologies i.e wifi,bluetooth,zigbee etc.Now the normal way to communicate with each of these is to use a coordinator node as with a ...
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Latest Berryboot 2.0_Bluetooth issues

I installed the latest Raspbian-Jessie 1.9 on my Raspberry Pi 3, with the latest version 2.0 of Berryboot. When I install that same Raspbian version (downloaded from the Raspberry site) in the normal ...
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need help getting the pi to work as a bluetooth source

So I got me a Pi 3B and I'm using the Bluetooth build into it. after some tinkering around I made some progress towards this goal but I've hit a roadblock and don't know how to continue from here. So ...
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Cannot keep a device connected via Bluetooth [duplicate]

I am working on a raspberry pi bot project, and I am having some issues with keeping bluetooth devices connected for longer than a period of 10 seconds. I can pair the devices through blueman and ...
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How to make control a car via bluetooth with a raspberry pi

I'm starting to make a car controlled through an android app via bluetooth using a raspberry pi 2, but I can't make the link bluetooth works and also how to program the raspberry to work only ...
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Bluetooth import for Python Raspberry Pi 3

RASPBIAN JESSIE is the os installed I have successfully connected my cell phone to the Bluetooth on the raspberry pi, so I know the Bluetooth works but I cannot get import bluetooth to work I get ...
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Bluetooth audio without pulse?

Is there anyway i can connect to my bluetooth headphones and listen to audio without using pulseaudio? I also cant use a gui because reasons. Also, im on raspbian jessie minimal.
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Wireless Mac Keyboard Acts Sporadic, PI3

I have a Pi 3, Mac keyboard and magic trackpad. I have both of the devices attached to my Pi 3 using the built-in Bluetooth and they both respond, but when I type it misses keys and can get stuck ...
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How to imitate 4x4 keypad using a Pi?

I am trying to imitate a 4x4 keypad presses using the Raspberri pi. I know for sure that I can use a 16 channel relay for the job but I am trying to minimize the size of the solution. Is it possible ...
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Unable to link Bluetooth keyboard to Pi 3

I have enabled Bluetooth on my Pi 3 and connected phone and laptop successfully. When I try to connect my Apple or Logitech keyboard it says failed to connect on pairing. I've tried via terminal and ...
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bdaddr is not changing my Bluetooth MAC address

I have compiled bdaddr on Raspberry Pi 3 B+. I get Address changed - Device reset successfully. but it does not change the address. Is the Broadcom chip incompatible? If so, what are my ...
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Sending CAN data over Bluetooth serial port from Raspberry Pi to Smartphone

I want to send CAN-data from from my Raspberry Pi over a serial Bluetooth connection to a connected smartphone. I have got: A Raspberry Pi A Logilink BT0015 Bluetooth Adapter An Android Smartphone ...
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Bluetooth AutoConnect on reboot , car setup with scripts

Alright guys I am having some issues. I have setup a bluetooth configuration (well setup is being generous, I ran a few lines of code as described here: ...
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Having an issue with Bluetooth Manager/Pairing on the Pi

The Issue: I'm having an issue with my Mac where if I try to pair it with my Pi using Bluetooth, it connects after confirming the code it displays, then after about 5-10 seconds, it randomly ...
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RPi 3, Gimbal beacons, and Node.js (Noble)

My plan is to use a Raspberry Pi 3 to identify Gimbal beacons that are nearby. My goal is to calculate the beacons distance from the Pi and to also show the Gimbal's temperature. For now, I've been ...
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Can the Raspberry Pi 3 be used to create an iBeacon?

The new Raspberry Pi 3 features and integrated bluetooth 4.0 module. Is it necessary to purchase a different Bluetooth 4.0 dongle that's compatible with Bluez (used to create an iBeacon) or does the ...
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How do you stream to a bluetooth speaker?

I have A Raspberry Pi 3 running OpenElec. I can pair and connect to my bluetooth speaker. What additional software do I need to install to play an mp3 file to the bluetooth speaker? The current ...
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Raspberry Pi3 Bluetooth

I just got my Raspberry Pi3 and installed Bluetooth sudo service bluetooth status shows ● bluetooth.service - Bluetooth service Loaded: loaded (/lib/systemd/system/bluetooth.service; enabled) ...
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Windows 10 Core IoT Insider Preview 10.0.14279.1000 Bluetooth support

I just installed Windows 10 Core IoT Insider Preview 10.0.14279.1000 on a Raspberry PI 3 and I'm a bit disappointed to see that there is no support for the on-board Wifi or Bluetooth... Later, I read ...