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Can't connect iPhone to Notebook via Bluetooth

Symptom:

Notebook can see iPhone but can not establish the connection

AFFECTED CONFIGURATIONS:

All notebooks that have Bluetooth

SOLUTION:

Try to connect Notebook to iPhone (iPhone is initiator of connection).

Also make sure that in "Control Panel" -> "Bluetooth Devices" -> "Bluetooth Setting"

-> "Allow Bluetooth device to find this computer" is ticked

Note:

For internet sharing (from iPhone to notebook), you need to activate Internet tethering

from iPhone settings, more information here: http://support.apple.com/kb/TS2756

TRADEMARKS:

Lenovo, Lenovo 3000, IdeaCentre and IdeaPad are trademarks of the Lenovo Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.

Microsoft and Windows are trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.

Copyright © 2010 Apple Inc. All rights reserved

Other company, product, or service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.

Document ID:

IN20100406-003

Last modified:

2010-04-07