Tagged: bluetooth

Bluetooth headsets not recognized in Pulseaudio

I have a few Bluetooth headsets, and some PCs recognize them, while some don’t. I’m sure there is a better solution to this, but for now here’s what I do if I don’t see my headset listed in pavucontrol: sudo pactl load-module module-bluetooth-discover reference: http://askubuntu.com/questions/366032/pulseaudio-not-detecting-bluetooth-headset-automatically

Disabling bluetooth on startup: Ubuntu 12.04

based on: http://askubuntu.com/questions/131684/how-to-boot-with-bluetooth-turned-off Step 1) type in Terminal: sudo gedit /etc/rc.local Step 2) add this line to the file: rfkill block bluetooth before the “end 0″ line You will still be able to manually enable Bluetooth when needed.