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Bluetooth...Help I cant seem to figure out the bluetooth on my IBM R52. Can someone help me enable bluetooth on this one?

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Re: Bluetooth...Help

First try to check in the program files if you have bluetooth installed.
start >> programs >>bluetooth >> bluetooth settings
look for the menu were you can activate the bluetooth.

also you can try. looking in the system tray icons. you will see the blueetooth icon in color red when it is disabled...right click on the icon and choose enable bluetooth radio.

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Hello kamal.
Try this Fn + F5 for activate - deactivate Bluetooth

Mar 02, 2013 | IBM ThinkPad R52 Notebook

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I am using ibm 52 machine1860-2nu ,do this laptop support Bluetooth service .if so help me to activate it. thanku ,sir.

Hi, IBM ThinkPad R52 PC (1860-2nu) comes with Infrared and wi-fi however it has no bluetooth. If you want to use bluetooth, you may buy a USB Bluetooth adapter. It can be connected with the laptopvia USB port and works just fine.
Hope it helps! Good Luck! Thanks for using Fixya! CreativeTECH

Sep 20, 2011 | IBM ThinkPad R52 Notebook

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I don't know whether my Ibm thinkpad R52 supports bluetooth devices or not

yes your laptop supports Bluetooth. Download Bluetooth and install it

Sep 02, 2011 | IBM ThinkPad R52 Notebook

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If you press FN and F5 the Bluetooth should activate. You should see the light become active on the keyboard

Sep 01, 2011 | IBM ThinkPad R52 Notebook

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Problem in turning on bluetooth in r52

actually in most of the laptops the bluetooth and the wi-fi shares same button or swtich once you swtich it on the bluetooth and wi-fi will get activated or you can just look for a bluetooth icon on your taskbar . or try by serching in your system try or by downloading the driver for the bluetooth from the ibm site . thats all

Feb 04, 2010 | IBM ThinkPad R52 Notebook

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I cant find bluetooth on my IBM R52 laptop i have tried above solution but bluetooth is not shown on wireless radio

there is a configuration part in BIOS for bluetooth and an icon under the display. Is it possible that the laptop has not a bluetooth hardware.

Oct 25, 2009 | IBM ThinkPad R52 Notebook

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I need to activate my bluetooth in my IBM r52 model,how do i do

Press Fn+F5 to open the Wireless Radio Control and turn on the Integrated Bluetooth features.
Whenever you start the computer or resume operation after it has been in standby or hibernation mode, you must turn on the Bluetooth features.

Feb 23, 2009 | IBM ThinkPad R52 Notebook

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u can download IBM R52 drivers from here...


Oct 26, 2008 | IBM ThinkPad R52 Notebook

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Cannot switch on Wireless Network access for R52

Dear Eleni -Greece,
Please reveive your device manager for any hardware not functioning.
if all the things are fine check you have any hardware switch for wireless on laptop. make sure its turned on.
now go to control panel. network settings if wireless is disabled enable it.
now check the network. hope it will solve your problem

Feb 24, 2008 | IBM ThinkPad R52 Notebook

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