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Bluetooth device installation may not work without any notification

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When you try to install a wireless Bluetooth device, the installation may not work, and you may not be notified that the installation did not work.
This issue may occur when you install a device that contains a Widcomm v1 driver on the device installation disk.

Note This driver is included with Bluetooth devices from many companies.
To resolve this issue, contact the manufacturer of your device to obtain an updated driver.

For information about how to contact your Bluetooth device manufacturer, visit the following Microsoft Web site: The third-party products that this article discusses are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.
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Article ID: 841799 - Last Review: 01/11/2015 05:59:49 - Revision: 5.0

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