Bluetooth Headset Setup Instructions

Debian: Users may need to install Bluetooth components.

  1. If your system does not support bluetooth you will need to install a USB bluetooth dongle first (available in our catalog):

  2. If the headset is on turn it off, press and hold the circular button for 5 seconds. If the unit was turned on at any point go to the bluetooth applet and select preferences → BTHS and remove the device.
  3. Press and hold the button for 3 seconds until the blue light flashes. It is now in pairing mode.
  4. When the system detects the device is in pairing mode the following screen appears appears. Enter 0000 for the pin and press OK.
  5. Press grant when prompted

Your device has now been paired.

You can now setup a particular application to use this device or the entire system.

Setting the Default Input/Output Audio Device

  1. Go to the bluetooth applet and select BTHS → Open Sound Preferences.
  2. In here select the Input tab. Select the BTHS device. Unmute the device and adjust the volume as needed.
  3. Now select the Output tab. Select the HTHS device for sound output. Adjust the output volume as needed.

During the setup process it may be helpful to play a song.

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