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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crontab job not working properly

I was trying to use my pi and a bluetooth speaker as an alarm clock. I've setup a cronjob by doing sudo crontab -e in the crontab file, I added 40 8 * * 1-5 /home/XXXXX/alarm.sh &> ...
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Problem with Bluetooth connection

I'm trying to connect my BT USB dongle to an android phone. I can make them be paired, I can connect them but it lasts just for 1 second and after always appears to me a message: "Device sucessfully ...
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Bluetooth goes to sleep

I am using a wireless+blue tooth usb dongle with a raspberry pi A+ I use a blue tooth keyboard and connect the pi to a television with an hdmi cable. After a length of time has passed after start up ...
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Share Wi-Fi Internet access via Bluetooth on Raspberry Pi

I have tried multiple ways I got on Google, without luck. I know if I am on an Ubuntu machine, I can use BlueMan to configure this. Actually I have already succeeded in that. However, I think BlueMan ...
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USB Bluetooth dongle loses its “PSCAN” state when connected via Bluetooth serial port

I have a CSR 4.0 Bluetooth dongle on my Raspberry Pi. When Raspbian starts, hciconfig shows that the state of hci0 is "UP RUNNING PSCAN". However, every time I connect to the Pi's Bluetooth serial ...
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USB Bluetooth dongle shuts down after Bluetooth serial port disconnection?

I have a USB Bluetooth dongle on my Raspberry Pi. I added an SP (serial port) service to my Pi. Every time, the other device that has been connected to the Pi through the SP service disconnects, the ...
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Are there any wifi/bluetooth combo adapters that work with the Pi?

I am looking for a usb adapter that will support both wifi and bluetooth on a single usb port, are there any that work for the Pi? More specifically, are there any that support atleast Wifi N and ...
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Install additional packages that provide Bluetooth low energy and router capabilities

I want to install the following packages under 2015-05-05-raspbian-wheezy: bluez, libcap-ng0 & radvd pi@raspberrypi ~ $ sudo apt-get install bluez radvd libcap-ng0 then I run pi@raspberrypi ...
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How to play songs using bluetooth from mobile to XBMC

I have purchased a Raspi v2 and have installed openelec 5.0.5 on it, since I want to use it as a media center. I have a wifi dongle, which works fine even while using airplay. I have recently ...
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Raspberry Pi as a PS3 controller

I want to make my raspberry pi to automate GT6 B-spec when I am away from my PS3 however, I cannot find a way how to get my raspberry pi to act as a PS3 controller (I have only found how to use my ps3 ...
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Raspberry pi 2 bluez host is down/invalid exchange

I am very new with raspberry pi and I want to connect it with a Samsung Bluetooth Keyboard. I followed this tutorial http://www.correlatedcontent.com/blog/bluetooth-keyboard-on-the-raspberry-pi/ and ...
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Control Pi Audio via bluetooth from phone

Effectively, I'm attempting to replace an iPod for use in my car to play music with the Pi. But, the special thing here is I want to be able to control what's played over bluetooth with my phone ...
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Configuring Logitech T651 Bluetooth Touchpad

I was able to install the bluetooth stack and use the gui Bluetooth Manager to pair the touchpad with my pi. It allows me to move the pointer and left-click. However, I'd like to work on multi-touch ...
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How to connect to Bluetooth LE devices without being root (via sudo)?

I am running Raspbian with BlueZ 5.30 and a Cambridge Silicon Bluetooth USB Dongle installed. I can successfully bring up the BLE interface, as well as detect and connect to a TI SensorTag over BLE ...
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installing RASPBIAN 3.18 + additional packages into Raspberry Pi

I've just installed RASPBIAN 3.18 and next packages: wget http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org/raspbian/pool/main/b/bluez/bluez_4.99- 2_armhf.deb wget ...
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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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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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997 views

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 ...