Windows 10: How do I get Bluetooth back after anniversary update? Solved

  1.    14 Aug 2016 #1

    How do I get Bluetooth back after anniversary update?


    I have a Dell Inspiron 3000 series laptop, about three months old, that just did the Windows 10 Anniversary update, and now it 'lost' the Bluetooth ability that it had from the factory. I went to Device Manager, and saw an unknown device. I right clicked on it, and it came up as Bluetooth, so I clicked on Update Driver. It searched the internet and found the driver, but when it tried to download it, I got an error message that said it was not compatible with my platform. What next? TIA

    Larry aka Charliedog
    Bristol, TN
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  2.    14 Aug 2016 #2

    -Just confirming . . . Bluetooth no longer available on my old machine.
    Thanks for the 'Heads-Up' . . . certainly don't get info. from MS.
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  3.    15 Aug 2016 #3

    I had also the same problem, I uninstalled the Driver Software a re-installed it.
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  4.    15 Aug 2016 #4

    Thanks, Adalwar. I did what you suggested, and my computer now has Bluetooth again.
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  5.    15 Aug 2016 #5

    Charliedog said: View Post
    Thanks, Adalwar. I did what you suggested, and my computer now has Bluetooth again.
    You are Welcome.
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