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Windows 7: Samsung Bluetooth not working

24 Oct 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Ultimate x64
Samsung Bluetooth not working

My bluetooth device is not working from today evening.
It shows the bluetooth icon in the right corner of the taskbar but i am not able to send or recieve files and cannot discover other devices too.
The bluetooth device is a Broadcom BCM2070 Bluetooth 3.0 + USB Device
i had the latest driver but i uninstalled it and downloaded the driver from broadcom and tried to install it again . But i get a message as "a later version of WIDCOMM Bluetooth software is already installed on this machine.The setup cannot continue"

I even got a message saying " ERROR : Unable to start bluetooth stack service "
In device manager, the device name also has changed to Generic Bluetooth adapter

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24 Oct 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, & Mac OS X 10.9.2

Run driversweep in safe mode to remove the old driver and try again with the new one
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25 Oct 2011   #3

Windows 7 Home Ultimate x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by badger906 View Post
Run driversweep in safe mode to remove the old driver and try again with the new one
the driver file is not working !!
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