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Computer locks up

When I pug in my usb bluetooth adapter (iogear gbu221) my computer locks up. Please help

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  • ur387bs Jul 05, 2008

    i was able to bluetooth pics & music from my cell to my pc, try to down load from pc to different cell that has been paired locks up my computor thought my pc had a problem, now since other people having same thing happen, sounds like a defective product & since this was not a cheap purchase we should be offered a refund for cash or replacment .

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Hi there. what operating system are you running? You may try using the driver from IOGEAR website. Go to www.iogear.com. In search field, please type in the model number of the unit and hit go. Double click the unit and you'll see on the left side "Drivers/Manual" Locate the model number and save the driver to Desktop. Once done, extract the file and use this driver instead. You may also, check IOGEAR's Tech Info Library by clicking solutions and selecting TIL - tech info library. Once there, type in the search field, type "Bluetooth" and look for Installation Guide. this will give you the step by step guide in installing the driver for the said device.

Hope this helps.

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What is the operating system of your computer? Can you tell me the exact model number of your Bluetooth Adapter (it usually starts with GBU)?

Check the link below, and see the system requirements:

http://www.iogear.com/product/GBU421/

You need to check also the system type of your computer (32 or 64-bit OS). Some IOGEAR devices could only support 32-bit OS. If you are running 64-bit OS, that could cause the problem.

Try to uninstall the Bluetooth driver. Reboot the computer, then reload the installation disk that came with it. Once the hardware wizard ask you to plug the device it, just continue the installation, BUT DO NOT plug the device.

After the installation is done, reboot the computer again, the PLUG the device in WHILE the computer is shutting down. Once the computer comes back up, then it should install the other necessary driver. And that should work.

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