Turn Bluetooth® On and Off in Lenovo® ThinkPad T410
How to turn Bluetooth On and OffÂ in Lenovo ThinkPad T410?
Lenovo ThinkPad T410 is an impressively powerful thin-and-light business notebook. It offers supreme comfort and also a sleek design. Lenovo ThinkPad T410 is powered by a Core i5 processor, memory capacity of 4GB of RAM and includes a storage capacity of 7200RPM hard drive. It supports Windows 7 Operating System. Lenovo ThinkPad T410 comes with a 6-cell battery and stays good for about 5 hours of runtime. Its connectivity includes 802.11n Wi-Fi, gigabit Ethernet and built-in mobile broadband. Bluetooth is a high-speed, low-power wireless link technology designed in order to connect phones, laptops, PDAs and other portable equipment together. Using Bluetooth within the limited range allows the user to transfer your data. It generally uses radio waves in the range of 2.4 Gigahertz.
Following are the tips to turn and off Bluetooth in Lenovo ThinkPad T410:
- Verifying the Bluetooth device
- Turn on and turn off Bluetooth
- Things to be kept in mind
Verifying the Bluetooth device
Before enabling the Bluetooth in your Lenovo ThinkPad T410, you need to find out whether your Bluetooth functionality is working properly or not. To check that, go to 'Control panel', and click 'Device Manager'. In the 'Connectivity' section, check whether your Bluetooth device is mentioned. If it is there, your Bluetooth functionality would be working properly. If you find some yellow exclamation mark or if you don’t see the Bluetooth device mentioned, you might not be able to use Bluetooth facility in your system.
Turn on and turn off Bluetooth
After verifying the working of Bluetooth functionality, you might turn it on. You might do this by selecting 'My Network Places'.Or, you could see the Bluetooth icon at the bottom end of the Windows screen in Lenovo ThinkPad T410. Click that and select 'Bluetooth settings'. You would see the option for turning on the Bluetooth under the 'Connections' tab. You can follow the same steps in order to turn off the Bluetooth functionality.
Bluetooth works by transmission of signals through the air. So, try to avoid interference by keeping off metal objects, especially between the device and computer. Ensure that you keep the device within the range at the time of data transfer. If you face any problem, you might restart the system or reset the device and then try again. Before connecting you need to make sure that both Bluetooth connections are enabled in both devices, otherwise transfer won’t be possible.