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danthemannewtolinux

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bluetooth adapter not found
« on: February 20, 2012, 03:03:03 pm »
ok, so this is my problem, i wanna use my ps3 controller to play snes games so i installed qtsixA and when i run it, it says bluetooth adapter not found, no bluetooth found on sytem, how can i install a bluetooth adapter, i tried with vasm to start bluetooth service and it says rfcomm not supported......help please ???

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Re: bluetooth adapter not found
« Reply #1 on: February 20, 2012, 04:56:49 pm »
Not all ps3 controllers are Bluetooth capable, so this question has to be asked. Are you sure the controller does bluetooth?
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Re: bluetooth adapter not found
« Reply #2 on: February 21, 2012, 06:27:29 pm »
yes, it does, i was using it in windows xp and 7 with motioninjoy and it worked fine

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Re: bluetooth adapter not found
« Reply #3 on: February 21, 2012, 09:28:55 pm »
Well we might have a problem with out bluetooth set-up on VL then.  I may have to go get me a bluetooth something or other and try it out.
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Re: bluetooth adapter not found
« Reply #4 on: February 22, 2012, 10:18:18 am »
k, sounds good, by the way thank you for all your help and video tuitorials, i'm loving this operating system ;D

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Re: bluetooth adapter not found
« Reply #5 on: February 22, 2012, 10:03:53 pm »
It may take me better than a week before I can follow up. Have a work trip coming up.
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Re: bluetooth adapter not found
« Reply #6 on: February 23, 2012, 03:38:27 am »
yeah no worries,im pretty patient

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Re: bluetooth adapter not found
« Reply #7 on: February 27, 2012, 01:51:12 pm »
update: got qtsixa to see my dongle, but controller still won't work, qtsixa is telling me to put my bt address in manually, how do i do that?

ps, i had to install jack in order to compile qtsixa and install correctly