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How to turn off/on the “Bluetooth Devices” on IdeaCenter B500/B505

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How to turn off/on the "Bluetooth Devices" on IdeaCenter B500/B505

AFFECTED CONFIGURATIONS:

The above symptom may occur on the following systems:

IdeaCenter B505, B500

Under the following operating system:

Microsoft Windows 7

SOLUTION:

1. How to turn off the "Bluetooth Devices"?

Note

IdeaCenter B500 or B505 is equipped with bluetooth mouse and keyboard. Once you turn off the bluetooth adapter, Bluetooth devices such as mouse and keyboard will be disabled automatically. Thus, to turn on Bluetooth adapter, you need to use a non-bluetooth mouse or keyboard.

Method One :

(1) Click the the up arrow of "Show hidden icons" in the system tray.

(2) Right-click Bluetooth Devices icon.

(3) Select "Turn Adapter Off" to disable bluetooth devices. As shown in Fig.1.

Fig.1

Method Two:

(1) Click "Start" --> select "Devices and Printers".

Fig.2

(2) Find your computer according to its name under "Devices", right-click it, then click "Bluetooth settings". "L-PC" is the name of the computer.

Fig.3

(3) In the popped up "Bluetooth Settings" window, check the "Turn off the Bluetooth adapter" box.

Fig.4

2. How to turn on the bluetooth devices"?

Method One:

(1) Right-click "Bluetooth Devices" icon in the system tray, select "Turn Adapter On". As shown in Fig.5.

Fig.5

Method Two:

(1) Click "Start" --> "Devices and Printers".

Fig.6

(2) Find your computer according to its name under "Devices", right-click it, then click "Bluetooth settings". "L-PC" is the name of the computer.

Fig.7

(3) In the popped up "Bluetooth Settings" window, clear the "Turn off the Bluetooth adapter" check box.

Fig.8

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Document ID:

ID20100428-002

Last modified:

2010-04-29



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