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Old 05-14-2007, 07:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I am like roadkill on the technological superhighway. That aside, I don't even see Bluetooth in Device Manager on my Windows XP version. Secondly, I cannot figure out how to sync Outlook contacts and calendar without using the USB conneciton. HELP!!!!!!
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I don't think you can synch the pearl to Outlook without using a usb connection and Desktop Manager. And I don't think you can use bluetooth using the computer at all, you "pair" it with the bluetooth device you use (headset, car kit, etc).
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You can sync with Outlook via Bluetooth, but it's really finicky. Meaning it took me forever to get it to even work right because my Bluetooth adapter is a piece of junk.

You have to use the native drivers for bluetooth. Give it a search and I'll see if I can find a link.
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I found a step by step How to Sync via bluetooth but I don't think I can post the link. :(
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It's slow to synch thru Bluetooth.but on desktop manager go to options then desktop options and it will give you Bluetooth options. You can set it up. To me its a waste. The USB cord is good enough. However if you thether thru Bluetooth its cool as you can have your pearl tucked away and still surf the net...truly wireless.
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