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Old 02-06-2006, 11:53 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Nextel 7520 TomTom 700 Bluetooth

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After updated handheld (v4.1.0.273), desktop (v4.1) and TomTom 700 software (5.42) I was able to get the two devices to communicate via Bluetooth. The handsfree calling worked. The TomTom "Download Numbers from phone" did not. "Read/Write message" did not. Getting the handsfree working was more than I expected and I don’t think it would be realistic to expect email and contact interaction.

The big remaining issue is Direct Connect. When the devices are paired, incoming and outgoing phone calls work as expected, but the direct connect is muted. You get the notification of an incoming alert on the 7520, but nothing on the TomTom and you are unable to respond on the 7520.

Has anyone been able to either get the direct connect to work through the TomTom or “un-mute” the 7520 to respond? The only method I have found is to turn off the TomTom when you have a Direct Connect.