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Use Bluetooth Audio and Video Services

* Listen to Audio from this Computer on Another Bluetooth Device’s Speakers

* Listen to Audio from Your Bluetooth Device on this Computer's Speakers

* Display Video on this Computer as You Capture it with Another Bluetooth Device

Listen to Audio from this Computer on Another Bluetooth Device’s Speakers

You can use the speakers or headphones connected to another Bluetooth enabled device to listen to audio as it play on this computer. This is referred to as streaming audio from one Bluetooth device to another.

To stream audio from this computer to another Bluetooth device speaker:

  1. Display Bluetooth Operations and Settings for the device.
  2. Click Connect next to Listen to audio from this computer on another Bluetooth device’s speakers.
  3. On the other Bluetooth device, accept the connection, if necessary.
  4. Start playing the audio on this computer.
  5. To stop streaming audio, click Disconnect.

Listen to Audio from Your Bluetooth Device on this Computer's Speakers

You can play audio on another Bluetooth enabled device and listen to it on this computer’s speakers or headset. This may be convenient when this computer is better equipped with sound devices, but the Internet content, audio file, or DVD you want to listen to resides on the other Bluetooth device. This is referred to as streaming audio from one device to another.

To listen to audio from another Bluetooth device through this computer’s speakers:

  1. Display Bluetooth Operations and Settings for the device.
  2. Click Connect next to Listen to audio from your Bluetooth device through this computer’s speakers.
  3. On the Bluetooth device, accept the connection, if necessary.
  4. Start playing the audio on the other Bluetooth device.
  5. To stop streaming audio to this computer, click Disconnect.

Display Video on this Computer as You Capture it with Another Bluetooth Device

If you have a Bluetooth enabled device such as a camera phone that can capture video, you can watch the video on this computer as you capture it. This is referred to as streaming video from one Bluetooth device to another.

To stream video from another Bluetooth device to this computer:

  1. Display Bluetooth Operations and Settings for the device.
  2. Click Connect next to Start displaying video from Bluetooth Device.
  3. On the Bluetooth device, accept the connection, if necessary.
  4. Start capturing video on the other Bluetooth device.
  5. A window opens on this computer to display the video as you capture it.

    To stop streaming video, click Stop displaying video from Bluetooth Device.