Bluetooth is a technology by which a mobile device (some PCs) can transfer data and connect to the other device. The main advantage of this technology is that its use does not require any cables and various wires. The closest "ancestor" Bluetooth is IrDa. Unlike Bluetooth, IrDa requires a special port in the device, and for data transmission they need to join. A disadvantage of this infrared port is that it allows a data transfer is carried out at low speeds.

Features data transfer via Bluetooth

As mentioned above, the Bluetooth technology allows owners of different devices to transmit information at high speeds and without using different cables, etc. in order to begin the process of transferring information from one device to another, you must make sure that they both have built-in Bluetooth adapter. Each such device after the adapter automatically searches other. Until recently, the search radius for other devices and transmission was 10 metres. Today, the radius of nearly 100 m. This is due to the fact that today there are more wireless mice, keyboards and other devices that can be connected to the computer via Bluetooth, and do not use cumbersome wires.

Installing and configuring Bluetooth

Most users believe that the to install and configure Bluetooth the most difficult. On the one hand this is correct. First and foremost, you must ensure that you have a Bluetooth adapter, and if not, it is best to purchase and install. To put a Bluetooth adapter on a PC, you just have to include it into the USB port (usually located behind the computer unit or on the front panel). Then the device should automatically be detected by the computer. If not, then you will need to install the drivers (usually supplied with the adapter). Then, when the drivers are installed, you need to click on the Bluetooth icon with the right mouse button, which is located on the panel in the lower right corner of the screen or on the desktop. In the context menu select "Receive file". The program will perform an automatic search for all the necessary devices, and then when you find her, you can easily transfer files from one device to another.

In order to work with Bluetooth, you must turn on one and other device, this adapter. Then when auto scan is completed, you need to find in the list your device and connect to it. After that, the user can easily transfer files from phone to computer or Vice versa.