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Old 05-28-2013, 11:25 PM   #1
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Question USB Bluetooth Adaptor - Printer Not Connecting


Just bought a HP OfficeJet mobile printer Model # 100, and I using Ubuntu OS 13.04, and the Bluetooth Adaptor I have is a Rockfish Model # RF-MRBTAD. The Bluetooth setting in Ubuntu is set to “On” and the Visibility Tab/Button is set to “On” in the Bluetooth Setting Box/Field or Window in Ubuntu, and when I click on the + (plus) symbol in the lower left hand corner, the USB Adaptor sees or finds the new HP Office Jet mobile printer model # 100, But when I click on in the New Bluetooth Device Setup Box the tab to continue to setup the new Device,(meaning the new HP printer) I keep getting a message stating the following: “Setting Up OLJ41MY325B11QD Failed” and it will not set up or complete the process of parring the the computer and the printer to work. I should mention, the printer works fine using the USB cable, But I want to print wireless, I've got to many cables now I've got to deal with. And when I bought the printer from Office Depot last week with a 14 day non restocking fee, I was told this printer would work with Linux including the Bluetooth feature, which at this point doesn't seem to be the case. I don't want to return the printer to Office Depot, any suggestions? Also I notice the Rockfish USB Bluetooth Adaptor on the package I have now and is using states it's compatible with Windows 2000, XP, Vista and Windows 7 operating systems. Do you think I need a USB Bluetooth Linux adaptor and is so, can you recommend any Bluetooth Linux Adaptors to me which aren't going to cost me an arm and a leg to buy? Thank you in advance for your suggestion and help.

Terry
 
Old 06-06-2013, 10:01 AM   #2
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Some documentation that might help to determine that your dongle is working. You might have better luck paring via the command line.

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BluetoothSetup
http://www.ehow.com/how_7241336_prin...oth-linux.html
 
Old 06-16-2013, 07:46 PM   #3
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Thank you.

Last edited by braille193; 06-16-2013 at 07:55 PM. Reason: Word Spelled Wrong.
 
  


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