Turn Bluetooth® on and off in Lenovo® ThinkPad X201
Tips to turn Bluetooth® on and off in Lenovo® ThinkPad X201
Lenovo ThinkPad X201 supports Intel Core i7 processor and Professional version of Windows 7 operating system. The hard disk of Lenovo ThinkPad X201laptop has 320 GB capacity and two RAMs having a capacity of 2GB each. It also provides touch screen options with a Wacom stylus. Bluetooth is integrated in this laptop. Bluetooth can be used to exchange data with high security. There are so many Bluetooth devices like headset, modem, keyboard and so on. For the operating system to detect the Bluetooth devices, Bluetooth drivers should be installed in your laptop. You can turn Bluetooth on and off in your Lenovo ThinkPad X201 laptop easily according to your needs.
Some tips to turn Bluetooth on and off in Lenovo ThinkPad X201 and things to keep in mind while doing so are given below:
- Turn Bluetooth on
- Make your laptop visible
- Turn Bluetooth off
Turn Bluetooth on
Once you enabled Bluetooth in your Lenovo ThinkPad X201 laptop, it would remain as such unless you turn it off. Each time when you start your laptop, you need not enable it. You can turn Bluetooth on by clicking Bluetooth network connections in the ‘Control Panel’ of ‘Start’ menu. You can select enable network device option to turn Bluetooth on. Until any Bluetooth device get connected to your laptop, status remains as disconnected. You can also turn on Bluetooth by using keyboard. But this method might turn off wireless network controller.
Make your laptop visible
After turning Bluetooth on in your Lenovo ThinkPad X201 laptop, you should make it visible. Only if the device is visible, other Bluetooth devices can detect it and get connected to it. But making your laptop visible might reduce the security. If the Bluetooth connection is complete and if you are not connecting any new device, it is better to make your laptop invisible.
You can turn Bluetooth off, if you are not connecting any device to your laptop. Once the Bluetooth in Lenovo ThinkPad X201 is turned off, it will remain as such until you turn it on again. Bluetooth connections are present in the settings of ‘Start’ menu. You can turn Bluetooth off by clicking the Bluetooth turn off option in Bluetooth connections.