Blackberry bold 9790-using bluetooth


Here's how to set up and use Bluetooth on your BlackBerry Bold 9790.

Pairing with a bluetooth enabled device

You must pair your BlackBerry with a Bluetooth enabled device before you can connect to it. Here's how.

  1. Open the applications tray
  2. Select the Setup icon
  3. Select the Bluetooth icon
  4. Make sure Bluetooth is switched on by selecting the drop down menu and selecting On
  5. Select Add New Device
  6. Change your device name if needed, then select OK
  7. Select Search - your phone will now look for Bluetooth devices in range
  8. Select the Bluetooth enabled device you want to pair
  9. If necessary, perform one of the following actions:

    If the Bluetooth enabled device does not have a keyboard (for example, a headset):
    On your BlackBerry device, type the pairing passkey that is provided in the user guide that came with the Bluetooth enabled device

    If the Bluetooth enabled device has a keyboard (for example, a laptop):
    Type a pairing passkey of your own choosing on both devices

Connecting to a paired bluetooth enabled device

To do this, Bluetooth must be turned on and your BlackBerry device must be paired with the Bluetooth enabled device.

Your BlackBerry device might attempt to connect to the device automatically when Bluetooth technology is turned on and the devices are within range.

  1. Open the applications tray
  2. Select the Setup icon 
  3. Select the Bluetooth icon
  4. Make sure Bluetooth is switched on by selecting the drop down menu and selecting On
  5. Select the paired device you want to connect to
  6. Select Connect from the pop up menu

To disconnect from a paired Bluetooth enabled device, select the device in the list. Then select Disconnect from the pop up menu.

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