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Topic # 92129 27-Oct-2011 11:49 Send private message

I use the switch widget to turn Bluetooth on in the car
but on Gingerbread it seems I now need to go right into settings and after turning on Bluetooth click on discoverable.


Any way to activate Bluetooth and have it make discoverable with one click?
 




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  Reply # 538103 27-Oct-2011 11:51 Send private message

You only need Bluetooth to be "discoverable" while pairing devices. Once devices are paired there should be no need for Bluetooth to be in discoverable mode - unless the Android implementation is flawed.
 




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