MBP - Bluetooth: Not available

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by phil83, Feb 28, 2008.

  1. phil83 macrumors regular

    Oct 4, 2006
    Washington, DC
    Now and then again I notice that bluetooth icon in the upper right hand of the Menu Bar changes to the icon with a little squigly line over it.

    I move my mouse over the icon and it displays in a drop out bar that "Bluetooth: Not Available"

    Anyone know what rhyme or reason this happens?
  2. TEG macrumors 604


    Jan 21, 2002
    Langley, Washington
    Sounds like a software problem recognizing the Bluetooth module, or perhaps (if it is still on a rise card) it is loose. I have a similar problem with the BT dongle on my PowerBook, sometimes OS X just freaks out regarding it, and I can't use it until a restart, plus that is the logo when I don't have the dongle attached.

  3. MacBooksRock macrumors regular

    Nov 27, 2007

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