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Old 01-24-2012, 01:39 PM
 
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I have a Inspirion 2320 that has Bluetooth. I also have a iPhone 4S which has Bluetooth as well. Besides headphones, how can I use them paired up? Can I transfer files?
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Old 01-24-2012, 02:55 PM
 
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If you jailbreak your iPhone, you can use bluetooth for tethering. I am uncertain about file transfer.
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Old 01-24-2012, 03:06 PM
 
Location: Tyler, TX
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It depends on what services the Bluetooth stack on your phone provides. The Bluetooth specification provides for file transfers, but it's not a commonly used function. You'd be better off plugging the phone into your usb port and transferring that way anyway - it's infinitely faster. Anything other than text files are going to take a while to move across BT.
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Old 01-25-2012, 07:46 AM
 
Location: WV and Eastport, ME
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I have a Inspirion 2320 that has Bluetooth. I also have a iPhone 4S which has Bluetooth as well. Besides headphones, how can I use them paired up? Can I transfer files?
I've wondered the same thing. I don't know why I can't find a really cheap Bluetooth mouse to use with my netbook. I only have 2 USB ports and don't want to waste one on the wireless adapter, and it just makes sense to use the available Bluetooth.

I hope there are some answers in this thread. Unfortunately, I don't have any.
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Old 01-25-2012, 08:26 AM
 
Location: Barrington, IL area
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Short answer: You cannot transfer data between your computer and iPhone via bluetooth.
Long answer: It's probably possible via some hack or 3rd party software, but can be complicated.

I don't know what exactly you want to transfer, but if you have iOS 5 (which all 4S's do), wireless syncing is native to the OS. You just have to have the phone connected to the same wifi network as your computer.
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