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Topic # 3675 17-Mar-2005 05:08
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Hi,

Problem I am having is this....
I have a Dell D400 laptop, Bluetooth adapter installed and working fine. A new Samsung D500 mobile phone, with Bluetooth activated and the device set to 'Shown To All'. However when i add the Samsung to my Bluetooth deviceson the laptop the laptop does NOT install the Bluetooth modem needed to use the mobile phone for DUN. The 2 devices see each other and 'Pair' but will not work as a modem. I tried the Samsung on another D400 laptop set up the same way and that too does NOT install the Bluetooth modem. If i add my mobile phone (a Sony Ericsson Z600) to the laptop that works fine?!!?? If i add the Samsung to a Dell D600 laptop it works fine on there?!!!! WTF?
All laptops are running Windows XP with SP2.

thanks in advance...

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Reply # 13641 17-Mar-2005 06:56
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Are you using a Dell built-in Bluetooth, or an external USB adapter? Interesting. What software are you using, Widcomm or the Microsoft Windows XP SP2 built-in stack?






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Reply # 13655 17-Mar-2005 21:37
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Hi,

I am using the Dell on-board Bluetooth adapter and the driver is i think the Dell Radio(??) driver. I wanted to re-install the Widcomm driver but couldn't locate it on the CD.. :-(
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Reply # 13660 17-Mar-2005 22:43
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I had the impression the Dell driver is actually Widcomm. Anyway, have you looked this guide for some ideas?






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Reply # 13662 17-Mar-2005 22:57
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well when i have checked the driver details it is not listed as Widcomm? thanks for the guide info. i will go through the it on the laptop when the user returns to the office..

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