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how to get bluetooth in my computer


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#1 asiong

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Posted 23 May 2013 - 04:28 AM

Hi guys i need help how to get a bluetooth in my computer?
 
yesterday when i was in the mall i try to print some of the photos in my cellphone
then the owner of the computer shop said send my photos via bluetooth i mean the owner of the shop not use
card reader to transfer the photos in my cellphone to the computer i send only the photos in my cellphone via bluetooth.
 
First my system:
Microsoft Windows XP
Professional
Version 2002
Service Pack 3
 
Here some of my question guys
1. how to know if my computer have a bluetooth?
where i need to go to check if my computer have bluetooth
2. if my computer have bluetooth what i need to do to work the bluetooth in my computer
3. if my computer don't have a bluetooth i just want to know if any free software in the internet
can i download and install to my computer to get a free bluetooth in my computer
i mean what i need to download and install to get a bluetooth in my computer for free
 
if anyone know how to get bluetooth in my computer please help me how to have a bluetooth in my computer
i just want to transfer all the photos and videos mp3 movies and others files in my cellphone and send it to my computer via bluetooth without using a card reader.
 
thanks


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Posted 23 May 2013 - 09:54 AM

http://www.amazon.com/s?ie=UTF8&keywords=usb%20bluetooth%20dongle&page=1&rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3Ausb%20bluetooth%20dongle

 

A USB/Bluetooth dongle is the easiest way.  I used to get them out of Hong Kong, 10 for $15US,  a couple years ago till newer laptops started getting them as base equipment.  I have a USB/Bluetooth adapter in my desktop just for phone use.

 

You can search through network adapters to see if you already have Bluetooth, but if it isn't a laptop, and it came with XP originally, then it likely won't have Bluetooth.


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