WINDOWS SETUP TO CONNECT BLUETOOTH HEADSET TO LAPTOP
Step 1: In the left corner click on the start menu and search here devices and printers.
Step 2: Click on Bluetooth devices and you will see here all the Bluetooth devices that are connected with your laptop.
Step 3: Bring the cursor on Bluetooth devices option and click right then the Bluetooth setting will pop up on your screen. Then open it.
Step 4: After opening the Bluetooth settings. Click on options tab In the discovery tab here You will see a checkbox of “allow Bluetooth devices to find this computer”. If the checkbox is not marked then Mark it first. Once you enable the Discovery mode You will able to see all the Bluetooth devices that are in your range. The Bluetooth Transmitter range is about 30 to 50 feet. If we can’t this range into the meter, then it will be 10 to 20 meters.
Step 5: Check both the option available in the connection box given below.
1) Alert me when new Bluetooth devices want to connect.
2) Second, allow Bluetooth devices to connect to this laptop.
Step 6: To save the setting Click on the apply button given on the bottom of the windows and Close the windows. But if you find the above option Marked already then skip the step and move ahead to the next step.
Step 7: Now you have to press the power button and power up your Bluetooth headset.
BLUETOOTH HEADSET STEPS:
Step 8: By pressing the power button set your Bluetooth in pairing mood or discoverable mode. But as you know, every headset has slightly different settings, so this step can create little difficulty for you. If you look at the Sony headset, you will see the headset accepts as pairing with pressing the power button. The headphone will go automatically into the pairing mode. Now you have to press the power button. again Then you will see the LED lights will start blinking. It means the device is now in the discoverable or pairing mood.
Note: Must read the user manual or instruction given in the Bluetooth device’s box so that you got all the basic guidelines for better connectivity.
BACK TO WINDOWS 7 :
STEP 9: If you already closed the devices and printers windows, then you don’t have to worry open it again by following step 1 or by pressing Win+ R. When you press key win + R a box will open then type control panel into the box and press the enter button. Congratulations, you are in the control panel now. Go to the devices and printers. Sometimes you will see This option Under sound settings or Hardware settings.
Step 10: Add the top left corner of devices and printers you will see an option to add the device. When you click on it. Then it will start searching all the Bluetooth devices nearby and list down in front of you.
Step 11: From the list, you have to select Bluetooth headset and follow the instruction. When you click on next it will start configuring. Now that time the window itself starts searching the Match drivers from your computer and install it automatically.
Step 12: Maybe you have to Ask about pairing mode then you need to know worry. In most of cases The default code is 0000. Once you paired, then you will see a message that is “the device has been successfully added to this computer”.
Step 13: Now you have to back return to the windows of devices. Without any yellow warning icon, a new Bluetooth headset appears on your screen. By double-clicking on the headset. It will lead you to more options for that device.
Step 14: In Bluetooth settings. Now you unmarked the checkbox of allowing Bluetooth devices. Always make sure that the Bluetooth headset is selected as the default playback device. To do this setting You can move the cursor down on the taskbar tray and click on the sound icon and select playback devices.
Then select your Bluetooth Wireless headset as default. You can also select a microphone as an input device if it offers by your Bluetooth headset.
TROUBLESHOOTING TIPS :
If you are facing any issue regarding connectivity with your wireless Bluetooth headset in Windows 7 then you have to don’t worry. Here I am bringing you some easy tips to tackle this problem.
EXCLAMATION SIGN ON THE BLUETOOTH DEVICE
If you want to tackle the problem and Looking for a better solution by default, then you need to go into the device and printers option. After this option, you will see that there is an option of Bluetooth headset with an exclamation sign. Right-click on it and select troubleshooting.
TURN OFF AND ON YOUR BLUETOOTH
By turning off and on Bluetooth option sometimes solve your problem of connectivity and you can do the same. with your Bluetooth headset. But always make sure before turning it on make sure that it is properly put into pairing mode.
HOW TO TURN OFF BLUETOOTH IN WINDOWS 7
Step 1: Click on the start menu and open the control panel. Then you also open the network and internet in the control panel.
Step 2: On the displayed Windows of network and internet click on Network and Sharing Center then select change adapter settings.
Step 3: You will see the Bluetooth network connection option then right-click on it and disable it. Follow the same steps to turning it Bluetooth.
EASY SOLUTION OF ALL THE BLUETOOTH HEADSET CONNECTIVITY PROBLEMS:
Maybe there are high chances of the possibility of the unavailability of Bluetooth drivers. To install or reinstall Bluetooth drivers in three steps are given below
Step 1: First, you have to search the device manager option by right-clicking on the Computer icon on your laptop screen.
step 2: Click on the network adapter then click on Bluetooth And radios
Step 3: look if the down arrows or yellow sign show on your screen. If you found Bluetooth drivers down arrow, it means Bluetooth is disabled. Then you just need to enable it by right-clicking on this option & select enabling button.
If you found a yellow sign then it means your software needs to update or reinstall.
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