Install Generic Microsoft Bluetooth Driver Stack

April 11, 2010 | Filed under Microsoft, Windows


Some branded computer such as Toshiba has their own bluetooth driver stack to use on Windows. Toshiba bluetooth driver is one of the most used driver stack because some laptops such as Fujitsu Siemens, ASUS, Dell and Sony laptops comes with it installed. There are times when Microsoft Bluetooth driver stack has proven to have better compatibility with other bluetooth devices such as blackberry. Installing the third party bluetooth driver from Widcomm can produce some syncing problems with blackberry and if switching to Microsoft Bluetooth driver fixes the problem.

To install Microsoft Bluetooth driver stack, first you must uninstall any bluetooth stack driver software that came with the bluetooth adapter. Then reboot your computer and when Windows ask for driver click cancel. Finally run this Bluetooth Driver Installer which will try to install generic Microsoft driver for your bluetooth adapter. It should be able to detect your bluetooth hardware and install accordingly.

Microsoft Bluetooth Driver Installer

Currently Bluetooth Driver Installer has known issues running it under 64bit of Windows with a System Error. Code: -536870347 (FFFFFFFFE0000237). It is currently being investigated and hopefully fixed soon.

Download Bluetooth Driver Installer

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