I have an 8 month old Vostro and would like to retrofit the Dell Bluetooth module. You must know the exact model of your computer, or have the service tag number, to get the correct driver. Dell Vostro won’t boot- goes straight to black screen with blinking cursor. If you can find that connection, and there is no ribbon attached there either, then you’ll have to source one. Yes, the adapter shows up as enabled and says it is working properly. This time it’s been 4 hours and 3 different networks and no luck. I also realized I didn’t answer your other question.

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bleutooth Download the Bluetooth driver directly from the Dell website found in the resources link. Right-click on the Bluetooth icon in the system tray and click “Start Using Bluetooth. Thanks for the quick response. Open the downloaded file once the download completes. Unable to ‘Enable’ wireless connection on Vostro It may be necessary to disassemble the case further until you can see where said lead would attach to the dell vostro 1710 bluetooth board.

While your computer may dell vostro 1710 bluetooth capable of Bluetooth connections, it could require an extra driver that doesn’t come pre-installed on the computer.

The device type is set to laptop. Can someone give me any hints as to what I am doing wrong with this? Precision M Power issues. How to Download and Install Bluetooth Drivers. Bluetooth issues – Vostro There were no errors when I installed the drivers and everything was detected.

I will restart the computer now and check the BIOS. Try running Finding System Information and post back your network adapters at the bottom. Tip Click “Yes” if you are asked to download updates when attempting to connect Bluetooth devices. No matter what I try, I cannot connect wirelessly either to my home or public network.

Follow the on-screen directions to install the Bluetooth driver. How to retrofit Bluetooth to a Vostro dell vostro 1710 bluetooth Auto-suggest helps dell vostro 1710 bluetooth quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type.

How to retrofit Bluetooth to a Vostro – Dell Community

Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. You must know the exact model of your computer, or have the service tag number, to dell vostro 1710 bluetooth the correct driver. Certain models of Dell Vostro computers come with Bluetooth technology capabilities.

When I look at the device information for the bluetooth on my vostfo, I am seeing a dell vostro 1710 bluetooth address of The bluetooth card has its antenna built in already, so that isn’t a problem. I have resolved this. As long as you have something to plug the card into, you should be fine.


Is it enabled there? All forum topics Previous Topic Next Topic. In addition the wireless ‘tower’ is lit at the top of the keyboard. I have not costro any changes dell vostro 1710 bluetooth the defult bluetooth security level. Many notebooks that ship without wireless of one type or another do not come with the antenna wire – if yours didn’t, it cannot be easily retrofitted.

I have not dell vostro 1710 bluetooth up a File Transfer Password, and there doesn’t seem to be any other passwords set up. I have located a supplier on eBay and the instructions on the Dell website, but having opened the laptop to see what blueyooth involved Dell vostro 1710 bluetooth cannot see that there is the lead to connect it.

Once installed, the de,l allows you to transfer files back and forth from other Bluetooth devices.