[Solved]Bluetooth connecting but no sound

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Ruthawen
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[Solved]Bluetooth connecting but no sound

Post by Ruthawen » Sun Nov 26, 2017 7:17 pm

I'm running Linux Mint 18.2, Sonya. I use Blueman to manage my Bluetooth devices. I'm trying to connect a Bluetooth speaker to my laptop. The speaker will connect, but the sound still comes from my laptop, not the speaker.
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Re: Bluetooth connecting but no sound

Post by JeremyB » Sun Nov 26, 2017 7:27 pm

Check Sound Settings and see if you can change the output to the bluetooth speakers

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Re: Bluetooth connecting but no sound

Post by Ruthawen » Sun Nov 26, 2017 7:29 pm

That worked. Thank you! I'd been expecting something more difficult.

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