Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.

2 posts

Wannabe Geek

Topic # 4908 8-Sep-2005 09:29
Send private message


I have been trying to install my bluetooth headset over widcomm for sometime now and i think i really need some help.

I'll start from the beginning!

I am using Windows Server 2003, Patched Widcomm

All installs fine currently the driver I am using for my headset is the Mobidick USB Bluetooth Adapter BCU3x Provider: WIDCOMM, Inc, File Version

My dongle is the belkin F8T001. I have tried the drivers that came with the belkin CD and i get the same situation...

My headset is the Motorola HS820.

This is the problem I am having. I can detect the headset with no problem. It pairs with no problem. However, when I attempt to make a connection it says headset connected and I get a repeating high/low beep in my ear.

I have tried to click the Multifunction Button Once as if to answer a call. At this point I get a short beep and the high/low sound stops. The headset remains connected according to My Bluetooth Places.

I go into Sound and Audio Properties and I have the Bluetooth Audio device set as default. I get no sound however. Not from the headset or as input from the headset's microphone.

I am not sure what to. This is the exact same situation I had when I attempted to use BlueSoleil.

Can someone please please help me!!!!



Note: if I press short press the MFB again I disconnects successfully from the computer.

Create new topic
BDFL - Memuneh
60795 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 11672

Lifetime subscriber

Reply # 19833 8-Sep-2005 09:50
Send private message

Welcome to Geekzone. Not all hardware support the Bluetooth audio. This was quite common with the first series of Belkin adapters and I wonder if this is the case with the current crop of cheap Bluetooth adapters.

Also, any reason why you have a patched Widcomm driver, instead of using the original ones?

2 posts

Wannabe Geek

  Reply # 19847 8-Sep-2005 13:37
Send private message


Thanks for your reply!

In response to your question, I have patched the widcomm since the widcomm version that came with my dongle does not support windows server 2003, whereas 1.4.2 does



Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:

News »

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central launches
Posted 10-Jul-2018 10:40

Spark completes first milestone in voice platform upgrade
Posted 10-Jul-2018 09:36

Microsoft ices heated developers
Posted 6-Jul-2018 20:16

PB Technologies charged for its extended warranties and warned for bait advertising
Posted 3-Jul-2018 15:45

Almost 20,000 people claim credits from Spark
Posted 29-Jun-2018 10:40

Cove sells NZ's first insurance policy via chatbot
Posted 25-Jun-2018 10:04

N4L helping TAKA Trust bridge the digital divide for Lower Hutt students
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:08

Winners Announced for 2018 CIO Awards
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:03

Logitech Rally sets new standard for USB-connected video conference cameras
Posted 18-Jun-2018 09:27

Russell Stanners steps down as Vodafone NZ CEO
Posted 12-Jun-2018 09:13

Intergen recognised as 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for New Zealand
Posted 12-Jun-2018 08:00

Finalists Announced For Microsoft NZ Partner Awards
Posted 6-Jun-2018 15:12

Vocus Group and Vodafone announce joint venture to accelerate fibre innovation
Posted 5-Jun-2018 10:52 to launch Kogan Mobile in New Zealand
Posted 4-Jun-2018 14:34

Enable doubles fibre broadband speeds for its most popular wholesale service in Christchurch
Posted 2-Jun-2018 20:07

Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.