How To Fix Problem Of Bluetooth Not Working In Windows 10

We all are familiar with the word Microsoft and that too due to their mesmerizing products especially their Operating System “Windows”. We are using Windows since 1985. From Windows 1.0 to Windows 10, we all have witnessed the evolution of Microsoft and their OS. Currently we are using Windows 10 as the latest Windows OS version. It was released approximately 2 years ago with a vision to solve all the bugs and problems that users were often complaining about its predecessors. Though Windows 10 was here with approximately all the bugs fixed but here 1 major difficulty took birth. The dispute was that in Windows 10, Bluetooth was not working. Many people witnessed this trouble. So, TechyMax is here to solve this problem by using several methods. So, lets begin with the fixing techniques.

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How To Fix Bluetooth Not Working In Windows 10

1. By Downloading Bluetooth Drivers and Installing Them.

What Is A Bluetooth Driver ? 

A Bluetooth Driver is a software that enables your OS to connect with a Bluetooth device. There are diverse Bluetooth drivers for Windows 10 particularly.Image result for any bluetooth driver in windows 10

Steps to Download and Install Bluetooth drivers.

  • Open any Web Browser (Let say Google Chrome).
  • Open official website of “File Hippo“.

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  • Search for ” Bluetooth Drivers for Windows 10“.
  • Click on First Link.
  • Download the Software from the Download link.
  • After the file has been downloaded, extract the software. (Initially in .zip or .rar).
  • Double click on the .exe file.
  • Follow the steps and install the software according to them.
  • Restart your device (Its necessary)
  • After your device restarts, re try to connect your device by Opening Bluetooth in both the devices. It will work. (If not, kindly have a look on Method 2)

2. By Updating Bluetooth Drivers.

If the above mentioned process does not works, then you must go with plan B. Instead of downloading and installing another Bluetooth driver, you just have to update the previous one (If installed by default). Simply updating a Bluetooth driver consumes less time and needs less effort.

 Steps to Update Bluetooth drivers.

  • Click on Start Menu.
  • Click on Device Manager.
  • Right Click on Bluetooth Module.
  • Click Update driver software.
  • Click Browse My Computer For Driver Software.
  • Click Let Me Pick From A List Of Device Drivers.
  • Now, look for your current Bluetooth driver there.
  • Select the current Bluetooth driver.
  • Click on Next.
  • Driver Updated” dialog box appears.
  • Restart your device (Its necessary)
  • After your device restarts, re try to connect your device by Opening Bluetooth in both the devices. It will work.

3. Removing and Re – Adding Bluetooth Devices

We all use several Bluetooth accessories while working on a PC or a Laptop or a Notebook. Due to advancement in technology Keyboards, Mouses, Speakers and other Audio/Video devices are available in the market having Bluetooth connectivity. Very often its seen that, the devices are not connecting or pairing due to some minimal fault. Then, you must follow the below shown steps at very first.

Steps to remove and re add Bluetooth devices.

  • Click Start Menu.
  • Click on Control Panel.
  • Click on Hardware And Sound option.
  • Click on Bluetooth Devices.
  • Select the Bluetooth device which is not pairing or causing issues.
  • Click on Remove.
  • Then, Click on Add.
  • Click My Device Is Set Up And Ready To Be Found option.
  • Click on Next.
  • When your PC/Laptop/Notebook successfully searches for your Bluetooth device, Click on device name.
  • Click on Next.
  • Click on Connect.
  • Start your Bluetooth business and Enjoy.

Note :- You should always check that In Control Panel, under Bluetooth Devices option, the “Allow Bluetooth Devices To Connect To This Computer” check box is done.

Final Thoughts

So, here I end my take on “How To Fix Problem Of Bluetooth Not Working In Windows 10”. The methods mentioned above are one of the easiest, quickest and popular ways to fix problem of Bluetooth connectivity in Windows 10. I hope you liked the article. Any query or suggestions ? Do throw your valuable comments right there in the comment box.

Cheers !

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