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Topic # 16413 9-Oct-2007 06:38
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hi guys. i`ll be quick.

after installing belkin Bluetooth F8t012 usb adapter everything was fine.i could connect my mob and my gf mob too.but what i didnt realize was that i lost my internet connection.i tried reconnect but i couldnt connect again.
so i unistalled belkin software and tried my wifi connection.everything worked i tried instal belkin software again and what happend?installation was succes but i lost my connection again.after 3rd installation i`ve checked device manager and everything was ok.bluetooth devices =ok,wifi card + ok.
so my questions are: my bluetooth interfere with my wireless card and thats the reason why i loosing connection? it possible that the instalation change something in my OS (overwrite something ) and thats the reason why my wifi card is off?

3. i have instal cd and used drivers should be original,right?i mean ,no microsoft i right? Btooth using ip address ?

5.when instaling Bt i saw on monitor that there were more drivers I need them all?

6. can u help me please???

i have W xp home ,internet connection + wifi card ,wifi router (Belkins)

Thank you very much.

PS:one more thing!!! if i connect BT adapter without instaling soft ,microsoft recognize it like Ethernet this ok?

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  Reply # 92838 29-Oct-2007 08:50
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BlueTooth and WiFi use the same radio frequency (2.4GHz), to run both you may need a BlueTooth device that supports Adaptive Frequency Hopping (v1.2). It appears that both your WiFi and BlueTooth adapters are external (PCMCIA WiFi and USB BlueTooth?). Combining these technologies in one device would be ideal as the manufacturer would (should) ensure they operate together, sadly I can not offer a suggestion for a device vendor, but maybe someone on this forum can fill in the gaps.

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