Ubuntu Bluetooth headset - no sound

I have a BlueAnt X3 Micro Bluetooth headset, and am using Ubuntu 7.10 (Gutsy Gibbon). My Bluetooth dongle is an Asus WL_BTD201M. I followed the instructions at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BluetoothAudio to set it up, and setup seemed to go fairy smoothly. In Skype I set the audio device to be ...

Ubuntu blueant v1 bluetooth headset no sound

I have a blueant v1 (5.3 firmware) bluetooth headset that is not working on ubuntu 9.10: i get no sound in or out.- the headset connects properly to bluetooth layer (bluez)- pulseaudio "see" the headset and connects properly, then sends/reads sound data (i checked with 'sudo hcidump -a' )- ...

Ubuntu Make a bluetooth headset default sound input

I make my bluetooth headset to pair automatically but I can't use it until I open sound preferences and select it from sound input tab (I only need to use the microphone).Is there any way to be selected when headset is connected?I use Ubuntu 10.10 ...

Ubuntu USB Bluetooth headset bad sound quality

I'm having a problem with my Plantronics Voyager 510 bluetooth headset with the Plantronics bluetooth dongle.First of all, I had the same headset with a different bluetooth dongle and tried to get that working. This was some weeks ago, so I don't remember the specifics. I know I have bluez installed ...

Ubuntu No Sound from a connected bluetooth headset

First i guess i have to say i'm using mint 10. I'm not sure if it's that different from maverick, but I'm putting that out there just in case.Well, the problem is I have a bluetooth headset which i think is mainly used for cell phones to be honest, but I've connected to my laptop. (HP dv7-3080)Appar ...

Ubuntu Question about Bluetooth headset in linux

Is it possible to use my bluetooth headset that I bought for my phone as a mic and speaker for linux. I would like to use it for Skype calls if possible. ...

Ubuntu Bluetooth HeadSet Sound Pipe

I have got my headset connecting to the system using the BlueMan interface. When I first did this it gave me a error about not being able to put the sound on-top of 'pulseaudio'.Well this well about the last straw between me and Mr. 'PulseAudio', so away he went. I removed the demon via this instruc ...

Ubuntu All sound to a Bluetooth headset

I have a Bluetooth stereo headset that I use with my Walkman phone, and a PC with Bluetooth.Is there any way to route all the PC sound to the Bluetooth headset, just as if I plugged in a wired one?-- Pinoccio and steing ...

Ubuntu Poor Sound Quality on Bluetooth Headset

I have a fresh install of Karmic as of today. I have tried with two different bluetooth headsets, both brand new. To rule out an issue with the headset, the headsets both work fine with my Blackberry phone, however, I get intermittent poor sound quality on my desktop. I am using the default bluetoot ...

Ubuntu Sound on Jawbone Bluetooth Headset

I am using Ubuntu 9.10 on a Dell Studio 15. I was able to easily pair my Jawbone Bluetooth Headset with Ubuntu and it works well with Skype and Empathy. When I turn the Jawbone on, it will auto-pair but I have to go in sound preferences each time and switch the input and output devices to the Jawbon ...

Ubuntu Bluetooth headset compatible with Linux

I'd like to buy a bluetooth headset to use with Linux. I already have an usb-bluetooth adapter and it works fine with Linux. does it mean that any headset will work on my ubuntu or it depends from headset? ...

Ubuntu no sound in connected bluetooth headset on Pangoli Performance pan6

I'm trying for the first time to listen to sound with a bluetooth headset with my Pangoli Performance pan6. I had no problem with discovery and connection to the headset but when I play sound, a YouTube video for example, I only hear sound from the speakers. No sound at all in the headset. The optio ...

Ubuntu No sound from bluetooth headset in Duplex mode

I have an issue with my bluetooth headset. When I connect the headset, it seems to work great. A2DP profile and stereo sound works flawlessly. The problem occurs when I switch to Telephony Duplex mode for voice chat, sound goes away completely. The mic works and can pick up sound without issue, but ...

Ubuntu How can I redirect sound to bluetooth headset

I've been trying to use my bluetooth headset to hear music and to connect to skype without any luck.I reviewed some helps, but doesnt seems to work. I have the following so far:Ubuntu intrepidI can pair my laptop with my headset and I tested the bluetooth with other devises and it works perfectely.I ...

Ubuntu Choppy Sound on Bluetooth Headset

Ah yes, the pain of bluetooth.Today I purchased a Kinemax 328 USB Bluetooth adapter (only eight US dollars) and a Cardo Scala 600 bluetooth headset wanting, as most do, the ability to use skype and similar programs without the hassle of cords. I was worried about the low price of the bluetooth adapt ...

Ubuntu Need help with Bluetooth headset and Skype on Hardy

Hi. I just got a bluetooth headset and dongle to make using Skype easier and it is not going well. Currently I can get my headset to pair with Ubuntu, have Skype recognize my headset, play sound from skype through my headset.I can not use my headset to record soundSkype breaks after I make a test ca ...

Ubuntu + Bluetooth headset + Skype -> problems

This is my first post.I'm new to Ubuntu and Linux in general. I've been running XP and predecessors but have decided to move to Ubuntu 8.10 on my main machine.So far most things work fine... There are a few other issues but this one is the "most pressing". I'll start new threads for the ot ...

Ubuntu Bluetooth headset won't work with Skype

I'm trying to use a Logtech hs02-v07 bluetooth headset to make calls via Skype. The system recognises the headset, but no setting in Skype's Sound Devices options will make the thing work. It seems to receive some kind of signal when I make a test call, but neither can I hear the answering machine t ...

Ubuntu Bluetooth headset can't work with arecord -D bluetooth

I'm testing my bluetooth headset recently,but here i got a problem to record sound using arecord. OS: ubuntu 9.10.Bluetooth headset: Nokia BH-503 Bluetooth StereoI can play the sound via bluetooth headset perfectly, also I can record the sound via bluetooth headset with following command::~$ arecord ...

Ubuntu 8.10 + Bluetooth headset + Skype -> problems

This is my first post. Well, second post because I had posted this issue in the Absolute Beginner Talk section a few days ago but didn't get a reply there. So I'm trying here...I'm new to Ubuntu and Linux in general. I've been running XP and predecessors but have decided to move to Ubuntu 8.10 on my ...

Ubuntu Bluetooth Headset Suggestions Acer Aspire One Issues

I have a IOGEAR Bluetooth 2.0 USB Micro Adapter GBU421And I am running Jaunty on a Acer Aspire One.There are a couple small things I would like to get sorted out, I have been digging through the forums and help pages and still can't get it sorted out.First, after the update the Fan seems to continuo ...

Ubuntu bluetooth headset errors

i installed a bluetooth headset (lg hbm-20) into lucid 64 bit; and it worked fine. after setting up in windows same headset; it will no longer work in linux; after removing and setting up several times, the applet shows it connected and paired, but it does not show up as a hardware device in the sou ...

Ubuntu Bluetooth Headset Support

After weeks of trying to get my PLT 510 Bluetooth headset working with Ubuntu 7.10 Gutsy Gibbon, I've determined that the capability is broken. From my research, it appears to have worked in Fiesty Fawn. That was utilizing an application by Stephane Graber called 'gbtsco' and forcing Fiesty to accep ...

Ubuntu HOWTO: Bluetooth headset for Skype in Feisty

The 2.6.20 vanilla kernel no longer includes the module snd_bt_sco (the Ubuntu stock kernel does, but that does not help those of us who must use a custom kernel - see Whoopie's comment below). The Bluetooth Alsa project uses now a userspace program named Plugz to communicate with bluetooth headsets ...

Ubuntu Problems connecting Logitech Bluetooth headset

I hope someone can help me find out what could possibly be wrong with my system.I am trying to get my new Logitech bluetooth headset to work http://www.logitech.com/en-ch/tablet-accessories/for-ipad/devices/8452I am facing several problems, to get it work.Some info:moreira@WS-LSO3:~$ uname -aLinux W ...

Bluetooth headset BH300 is not working in ubuntu 10.10, Inspiron 1525

all. Its my first post here. I'm using Ubuntu 10.10 with my Dell Inspiron 1525. But, I'm unable to configure my bluetooth headset (BH300). I get disconnected momentarily after I connect it and make the device(headset) switched off. Once it remained connected but, was automatically switched off the m ...

Ubuntu Skype and bluetooth headset problem

I'm trying to use my bluetooth headset with Skype but I'm having problem with hearing the sound. The mic works fine and as for the sound I get this: I hear the beep when the headset connects, then nothing, and when I finish the call I hear the Skype finished call sound and another beep. The worst is ...

Ubuntu Can't connect bluetooth headset

I just got a Cardo C-2 Bluetooth headset and a Jabra A320s Adapter. When I plug the Adapter in and set the headset to Pairing mode the Bluetooth icon appears. I go to Connect device, it sees the Cardo C-2 head set, but when I hit connect I get an Error message that says:Couldn't display "obex:/ ...

Best Bluetooth Headset to use on Ubuntu?

I am looking at getting a new Bluetooth Headset and was wondering what the best / most compatible one for Ubuntu is? Initially, I only plan to use it for streaming sound (ie music or video playback) however I might use it later on for skype, VOIP etc? I currently have a Nokia BH-501 and from reading ...

Ubuntu Setup Bluetooth headset, Tecom BT3061a

Hi, I have been trying to set u my bluetooth headset with skype but I have had no luck. I looked around and found I needed BluemAn so I got that and installed i, now I can connect and pair but still now sound or mic. Any clues? ...

Ubuntu How to use a bluetooth headset/microphone?

I have a Plantronics PL 510 bluetooth headset. I normally use it with my bluetooth-enabled cell phone, but I'd like to use it as a microphone input device with my desktop. I have bluetooth configured on my KDE4.1.1 Kubuntu 8.04 box, and I have successfully paired/trusted/connected the device with my ...

Ubuntu How do you hear mic with bluetooth headset???

What I want to do is hook up a mic to my computer and have the sound play through my bluetooth headset. Can this be done? I cant seem to figure out at all. It play fine through the computer speakers but nothing in BT. Thanks for all the help.P.S. I have Ubuntu 10.04 ...

Ubuntu Bluetooth headset keeps disconnecting

Ok, short version: My bluetooth headset keeps disconnecting.Full version:I'm using a 64-bit distro of 9.10 on a 1.6 GHz AMD Turion 64 laptop, with an external bluetooth dongle and a bluetooth headset. The dongle is recognized right off, the headset pairs perfectly through the bluetooth preferences p ...

Ubuntu Yes. Another Bluetooth Headset Help Thread

Sorry if not posting this in the correct place.. i have read through so many threads on the net already about trying to get a bluetooth headset to work for use with skype, but none have worked for me. I am a complete Ubuntu/Linux novice, and would appreciate someone that can help me through getting ...

Ubuntu Bluetooth Headset Config? (Plantronics 510)

I have a Plantronics 510 which I'm trying to get working with Skype on my Dell Vostro a90 with 9.04. I went through the bluetooth setup/pairing and I see the connected icon next to the device under bluetooth preferences and I can hear the connect/disconnect tone throu0gh the bluetooth headset. Howev ...

Ubuntu Does bluetooth headset require pulseaudio

When I use system/preferences/sound and test the three choices; Alsa, OSS and pulseaudio only the Alsa option works (and of course autodetect).The instructions I find for using a bluetooth headset are based on pulseaudio. Is pulseaudio required or can I make this work with Alsa? If you think you are ...

Ubuntu Using Computer as Bluetooth Headset for Cell Phone?

I have a computer running Ubuntu 8.10 with a USB Bluetooth adapter which works quite well with the default Linux drivers. I was wondering if there was some way I could use my computer's Bluetooth to act like a Bluetooth headset for my cell phone. This would let me use my regular PC headphone/microph ...

Ubuntu TEamspeak with Bluetooth Headset

I've recently set up my Bluetooth headset and it works perfectly with Skype but I was wondering if I could get it working for teamspeak?ThanksRusiuEDIT*I figure it out myself - If anyone else wants to know how I did it I went to Settings>Options and in the Sound Devices tab I chose other for the ...

Bluetooth headset with Ubuntu

I need help setting up my bluetooth headset with linux. I tried following the steps for setting up a wireless keyboard and mouse. (found here (http://www.ubuntugeek.com/howto-setup-bluetooth-keyboard-and-mouse-in-ubuntu.html))but when I get to the sudo /etc/init.d/bluez-utils restart part it says co ...

Ubuntu Skype & Bluetooth Headset

I might be beating a dead horse here, but I am once again out of luck.Has anybody got Skype working with a Bluetooth headset? I would appreciate if somebody could outline what I need to do. I am using the Bluetooth server that comes with Ubuntu and my headset connects just fine. It's just that Skype ...

Ubuntu Bluetooth headset not detected

I have a PC which has the following version ubuntu and kernel:Ubuntu 4.3.2Linux version 2.6.28gcc version 4.3.2 I have installed the required bluetooth modules(l2cap, rfcomm, sco) and bluez packages using the apt-get install. I followed the follwing wiki help documentation:http://wiki.bluez.org/wiki ...

Ubuntu Bluetooth Headset as headphones?

there! I have a Sony Ericsson HBH-PV700 bluetooth headset that came packaged with a Sony Ericsson K510i phone.I was hoping to be able to use it under Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat as a headset and POSSIBLY as a microphone...I don't think it supports a2dp, so maybe this is a waste of effort.The Bluet ...

Ubuntu Trouble with bluetooth headset

I have a bluetooth headset that I use for voice chat, but I've been having some trouble with the microphone since switching back to Ubuntu from that last round of disappointments with Windows 7. I can pair and connect the headset just fine, but I cannot adjust the playback or recording volume. The p ...

Ubuntu Bluetooth headset - unable to pair

I'm trying to pair a bluetooth headset with Kubuntu 9.10.I see my device and select it, then Kbluetooth says it is checking the device's capabilities and the following warning is subsequently reported:"Sorry your input device does not support input service".I've followed the tutorial here: ...

Ubuntu Bluetooth headset setup with pulseaudio

I'm having trouble getting sound in a bluetooth headset. I'm running ubuntu 9.10 (karmic koala). I'm using a USB bluetooth adapter, and everything with the pairing seems to work fine. When I plug the adapter in, the bluetooth icon appears, I could set up a new device, my headset was recognized, and ...

Use ubuntu as bluetooth headset

Hello, I am looking for a way to use Ubuntu as a bluetooth headset. I am able to setup bluetooth between my devices. I am able to send my sound out of my phone to the bluetooth device, but ubuntu doesn't play the sounds.I found a old thread asking a similar question, but it was unanswered. http://ub ...

Ubuntu Bluetooth headset records but won't play back

My cheap, store-brand Bluetooth headset won't play back from Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic. It works fine with a Bluetooth phone.It works fine for recording but when you try to play a sound from any program the program hangs or refuses to play.Pulseaudio detects the headset and it is shown as an input and outp ...

Ubuntu Alsa bluetooth headset segfault

I am trying to setup my plantronics 510 bluetooth headset with alsa.The problem is, that after 2-3 seconds of playing sound successfully I get a segmentation fault:[250665.940090] hci_scodata_packet: hci0 SCO packet for unknown connection handle 50[250702.342282] aplay[7774]: segfault at 2b39ade0 ip ...

Ubuntu bluetooth headset - connected, but not playing

I have a problem with a Motorola H550 bluetooth headset, which works fine with my cell phone.On Jaunty I connected to its headset service using blueman, but I can't get it to play any sound.I tried several players (selecting Alsa device "bluetooth" in the configuration): Skype, aplay, etc. ...

Ubuntu Another Bluetooth Headset Question/Problem

I have a Nokia BH-503 bluetooth setup and working in 9.04. All works very well for listening to music. However what I have to go through to make it work is just way too many steps. I have a ~/.asoundrc setup with the following:pcm.btheadset {type bluetoothdevice "00:0D:3C:B1:6F:6A"profile ...