How to activate Bluetooth on Android
To be able to explain how to use bluetooth on android, I must first tell you about how to activate Bluetooth. To carry out this operation, you can act directly from the control panel of the operating system.
Therefore, swipe from top to bottom on the main screen of your device. Then press the button Bluetooth (what it presents the symbol of a stylized B), in order to activate this feature on your smartphone or tablet.
Alternatively, you can activate the Bluetooth on Android via the menu Settings operating system. To do this, press theicona dell'ingranaggio located on the home screen or in the drawer of your device (i.e. the screen with the list of all the apps installed on it). Then, in the screen that is shown to you, tap on the item Bluetooth.
Now, to activate the Bluetoothsposta su ON the lever located in correspondence with the wording Not active And that's it.
How to pair a device with Bluetooth on Android
Once activated the Bluetooth, the next step is to associate a device with it, in order to be able to use it.
To pair a device with the Bluetooth, you have to act through the menu of Settings of Android. Pigia, therefore, onicona dell'ingranaggio located on the home screen or in the drawer, then tap on the item Bluetooth.
Now you need to activate the mode pairing on the device you intend to pair. Usually, to perform this operation, you have to press and hold the on and off button of the device, which should signal the thing with the flashing of a special LED indicator.
When pairing mode is activated, the device will be recognized by the Bluetooth of your smartphone or tablet and its name will be shown to you next to the wording Available devices, in the Bluetooth settings menu.
At this point, if you want to connect the newly paired device, you just have to follow the instructions I am about to give you in the next chapter of the tutorial.
How to connect a device to Bluetooth on Android
Pairing a device with the Bluetooth via pairing should not be done every time: after the first pairing, to use a device paired with your smartphone or tablet, you just have to turn it on and wait a few seconds. The re-connection between the two devices should happen automatically.
If this does not happen, you can "force" the new pairing between the two devices by acting in the menu Settings> Bluetooth of Android. To do this, press on device name previously paired and it will connect to your smartphone or tablet. The name of the device will then be shown to you next to the wording Paired devices.
As an alternative to the procedure described above, you can also act through the control panel Android: to reach it, swipe from top to bottom on the main screen of your device, then press the ▼ icon that you can find next to the item Bluetooth.
In the next drop-down menu that will be shown to you, you will be able to see the name of the device previously associated: press, then, on his name, to connect it to the Bluetooth.
How to use Android Bluetooth keyboard
You want to know how to use Bluetooth because you intend to use one Bluetooth keyboard on Android? In this case, refer to the instructions I gave you in the previous chapters, to pair and connect it to Bluetooth, in order to use it as you usually do on a PC.
Also, I recommend that you read my guide on the best wireless keyboards in which I give you several buying tips.
How to use Android Bluetooth mouse
To use a Bluetooth mouse on Android, in order to use it the same way you do on PC, you must first pair it with the Bluetooth and then connect it to it, following the instructions I gave you in the previous chapters.
Also, refer to my guide dedicated to wireless mice, for advice on buying.
How to disconnect a device from Bluetooth on Android
A device connected to Bluetooth can be disconnected at any time by using the control panel or via the menu of Settings of Android.
In the first case, swipe from top to bottom on the main screen of your device, then press the ▼ icon, which you can find next to the button Bluetooth.
Once this is done, to connect the device previously connected to the Bluetooth, tap the icon (x), located in correspondence with his name.
Alternatively, if you prefer to act via the Settings, go to the screen first Bluetooth, pressing on the app with the gear symbol that you find on the home screen or in the drawer of your device. Then press on device name and confirm the operation by pressing the button OK.
a device Bluetooth disconnected can be reconnected quickly, using the control panel or the menu of Settings of Android, as explained above.
How to unpair a device from Bluetooth on Android
In addition to disconnecting a device, you can also disfellowship him, so that it no longer appears in the list of devices connected to your smartphone or tablet.
To perform this operation, you must act through the menu of Settings of Android. Then press onicona dell'ingranaggio present on the home screen or in the drawer of your smartphone or tablet.
Then tap on the item Bluetooth and, in the next screen that is shown to you, presses onicona dell'ingranaggio, located in correspondence with the previously connected device.
Now, tap on the item Delete, in order to carry out the dissociation correctly. Once disassociated, if you want to connect the device again, follow the instructions I gave you in the appropriate step of this tutorial.
How to turn off Bluetooth on Android
Finally, in order to learn how to use the Bluetooth, I also have to explain how deactivate it.
That said, to disable the Bluetooth previously activated, you can first use the control panel of Android.
To do this, swipe from top to bottom on the main screen of your smartphone or tablet, then press the button Bluetooth (the one that presents the symbol of a stylized B) And that's it.
Alternatively, you can act via the menu of Settings of Android. To proceed, press onicona dell'ingranaggio located on the home screen of your smartphone or tablet, then, in the next screen that is shown to you, tap on the item Bluetooth.
Now, to disable the Bluetoothsposta su OFF the lever that you can see at the wording Active which, consequently to the deactivation of the Bluetooth, will change to Not active.How to use Android Bluetooth