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tjmcs

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I know just enough on computers to get myself in trouble and I am in over my head. I have an Asus K53E. It came with an AzureWave AW-NE139H card. I updated to a Qualcomm AR8151. The laptop did not come with bluetooth. The AzureWave card did. I installed the card and it will detect bluetooth devices. I can not use them. In Device Manager, I have four "Bluetooth peripheral device"s showing, each with an exclamation point. Right-clicking shows there are no drivers installed. 

 

I have two questions...

1) Can I use the AzureWave card to give the K53E bluetooth capabilities?

2) How do I find the drivers for the problem devices?

 

Thanks

tjmcs


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Hello tjmcs,

 

You cannot use something that is not present, any BT availability was lost when you removed the previous device that had the BT capability.

 

Not much of an upgrade if you lose features such as BT imho.

 

NB: If you intend keeping the new card you should uninstall the previous card in Device manager or you will be stuck with the four "Bluetooth peripheral device"s showing, each with an exclamation point.


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I apologize. I have made a total idiot of myself. I have given wrong information.

 

The K53E came with an Azurewave Aw-NE139H, no bluetooth. Replaced with Azurewave CB-161H, with USB bluetooth. Same problem, it will detect bluetooth devices but I can not use them. And there are the four bluetooth peripherals showing in device manager.

 

Same two questions, 1) will this card give me bluetooth and 2) how do I fix the peripherals?


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