Solved: Bluetooth Device Not Working In Windows 8

Windows 8 has many great features and apps are available and working incredibly but few devices or programs are not working in Windows 8 like Bluetooth device, .NET framework, etc. In Windows 8 Bluetooth not working because Bluetooth drivers or software not compatible with Windows 8. The main problem is your Bluetooth drivers that’s not compatible with windows 8. So follow below steps to solve this problem. [tested in dell inspiron and working for all dell laptops]

Fix: Bluetooth Not Working In Windows 8

Step 1:

→ First download your Bluetooth driver and extract it.

Step 2:

→ Now go to C:\dell\drivers and find your Bluetooth folder [In dell inspiron 15r C:\dell\drivers\24T1W\R235168].

Step 3:

→ Now open Win32 (for 32-bit) or Win64 (for 64-bit) and find BtwMM.exe and install it.

Step 4:

→ After installed BtwMM.exe, now find Inst.exe and install it.
→ Now check your Bluetooth device, If you have any question about this problem please comment below.

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Solution 2: Watch Video Tutorial

This solution is working for all major laptop brands and manufacturers like Dell (Inspiron, Latitude, Precision, Studio, Vostro, XPS, Studio XPS, Alienware), HP (HP Pavilion, HP Omnibook, HP Elitebook), Sony (VAIO), Lenovo (ThinkPad, IdeaPad, 3000 series), Acer (TravelMate, Extensa, Aspire), Asus (Asus Eee, Zenbook), Toshiba (Dynabook, Portege, Tecra, Satellite, Qosmio, Libretto), Samsung (Sens), CompaqIBM, etc.

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  1. Ferdinand Bada says

    I am using hp 15 core I3-3110m notebook pc. The problem is that I cannot turn on bluetooth. I can see the wifi toggle box highlighted but the bluetooth one is not.I have the latest driver by ralink.When I search there are no devices found and no devices can find me.Help please.

  2. Feddy404 says

    Hello….I am using a hp 15 notebook pc Intel Core I3-3110m…My problem is that I downloaded the latest driver by ralink only when I go to bluetooth the switch says off and I can’t turn it on….help. I’ve been frustrated for so long.

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