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Old November 29th, 2009, 02:35 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a HTC magic, and i broke my headphones, but i have a nice headset from motorolla.
I wanted to listen to music through my bluetooth headset so i was wondering is there and app or a fix for this issue.

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Old November 29th, 2009, 09:33 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Bluetooth+Headphones Fix should do the trick. Works for both wired headsets and Bluetooth devices.

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@jwmacdon1231: The description for the app you've linked says, "This app fixes a bug in Android: When a wired headset is connected and a Bluetooth (phone) headset is used, afterward, audio is redirected to the speaker instead of to the wired headset."

I don't think this is what the OP is looking for. MajorZee says that his/her earphones are _broken_ (physically maybe?) and he/she wants to be able to listen to music through his/her BT earpiece, instead of buying new earphones.

@MajorZee: these links have some info:

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@jwmacdon1231: The description for the app you've linked says, "This app fixes a bug in Android: When a wired headset is connected and a Bluetooth (phone) headset is used, afterward, audio is redirected to the speaker instead of to the wired headset."

I don't think this is what the OP is looking for. MajorZee says that his/her earphones are _broken_ (physically maybe?) and he/she wants to be able to listen to music through his/her BT earpiece, instead of buying new earphones.
Oooohhhhh. My bad. Sorry for the wrong info MajorZee. I guess that's what happens when one goes on 2 hours of sleep.

Sorry about that.
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I have a HTC magic, and i broke my headphones, but i have a nice headset from motorolla. I wanted to listen to music through my bluetooth headset so i was wondering is there and app or a fix for this issue.
A fix for....what issue, exactly?
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A fix for....what issue, exactly?
MajorZee wants to listen to music using a BT earpiece (NOT BT headphones).
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MajorZee wants to listen to music using a BT earpiece (NOT BT headphones).
I see. Don't have an answer, not being familiar with the HTC Magic. Seems like listening to music in mono would get old pretty quickly, though.
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@jwmacdon1231: The description for the app you've linked says, "This app fixes a bug in Android: When a wired headset is connected and a Bluetooth (phone) headset is used, afterward, audio is redirected to the speaker instead of to the wired headset."

I don't think this is what the OP is looking for. MajorZee says that his/her earphones are _broken_ (physically maybe?) and he/she wants to be able to listen to music through his/her BT earpiece, instead of buying new earphones.

@MajorZee: these links have some info:

Bluetooth and music

Truth Seeker: Android and A2DP bluetooth support

Streaming music through bluetooth? - Page 4 - Android Community Forums

Thanks everyone for the reply, but i tried ur links, i also upddated my firmware, but no luck.
Im currently searching through the appstore to find one.
I also downloaded 3 other music players to see if they have the option to turn on the headset.
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Have you tried contacting Google support directly to see if it's even possible? You might also consider posting in the Developers sub-forum here and ask if they know if it's possible. The developers would all have access to the SDK, and would know what to look for. It may not even be possible at the moment.
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Correct me if I'm wrong, or if this just applies to the iPhone;

You can't bluetooth listen to music with a mono bluetooth headset (One ear, one speaker) only stero blue tooth enabled headphones.
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Correct me if I'm wrong, or if this just applies to the iPhone;

You can't bluetooth listen to music with a mono bluetooth headset (One ear, one speaker) only stero blue tooth enabled headphones.
Maybe not. The Jabra BT530 just might be able to do it.Streaming audio by bluetooth can be either mono or stereo, and this one has the A2DP profile that makes that possible. It might work.

Probably not the one the OP has available, though.
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Just wanted to say this is happening with me as well. I listen to pod cast's not music so the earpice doesnt bother me with the crappy play back. When I pair the headset (moto H710) with the laptop there is an option to enable it as a headset and/or hands free telephony. Seems like the erris just needs these options to be added in the BT software.
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Id love to know since I listen to podcasts also and can't afford a stereo bt, I didn't bring my tape deck adapter with me and am driving home tomorrow wana listen to my podcasts without using wired headphones or speaker. Anyway to bypass or trick it to allow it?
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Well the answer here lies in how blue tooth works.

Not all devices have the same blue tooth. The one in question here is A2DP. This allows the blue tooth connection to send 2 channels to a device. Of course the device also needs to meet these specs. Standard ear pierces do not have A2DP because no one anticipated a person wanting to listen with one ear. To my knowledge these is no phone that can send music to a regular headset. The phone itself would have to process the A2DP into HSP ( headset profile ) and then send it.

The ONLY solution to this that I've found is buying a headset with 2 parts and disconnecting the one ( or stick it in your shirt ).

The Platronics Voyager 855 ( no that's not a typo, it's got he same model number as the droid ) is a stereo headset that I've been using for a couple years now. I get around 5-6 hours of music out of a charge and it's actually small enough you can tuck it under a cap and it's out of sight. I know the sound quality isn't the greatest, but it was my best choice when I bought it..

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You can do this. Got it off of one of the links

1. save the audio file to the sd card
2. put the phone into vibrate
3. open the phone menu and call **
4. open your file manager and open the audio file

works for the droid eris and I have been using this method for a couple days now, no issues
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Well the answer here lies in how blue tooth works.
Yes and no.... "Podtrapper" app for my old BB Storm let me select output and I could listen to music, podcasts, etc through my old mono BT earpiece.

I'm sure it can be done, if a dev sees enough interest. If nothing pops up soon, I guess I'll go buy a new earpiece.
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Not really an answer to this question, but I had looking for a way to do this and no one answered my post asking this specific question, so thanks for the tip! Downloaded it and going to hope it works next time I'm in my car.
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i would love to see this done , i have to use my mono all the time and would like to have some background music from time to time

but apparently everyone says it cant be done

Anything can be accomplished!
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You can do this. Got it off of one of the links

1. save the audio file to the sd card
2. put the phone into vibrate
3. open the phone menu and call **
4. open your file manager and open the audio file

works for the droid eris and I have been using this method for a couple days now, no issues

When I try this, the dialer gives me "Invalid MMI Code" and drops me out to the homescreen. I've tried various combinations of "*" and "#" with similar results.

(G1, Cyanogenmod 4.2.11.1)
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I am a droid owner, who recently switched over from the ATT Tilt windows mobile phone. There are many apps available for windows mobile to enable A2DP and allow you to listen to music on your bluetooth headset. I used to do it all of the time. Yeah the quality is not great, but I have family in the car and would like to hear the conversations, but still hear my music, or sometimes listen to movies or audio books. there are lots of uses for this functionality. I am disapointed to find out that Android currently does nto have the capacity to utilize this feature available on most bluetooth headsets. It seems that a developer could create an app to allow this functionality, but I am far from a developer and could be completely wrong. If anyone knows how to make this happen I would imagine it would be a hit, very popular apps on windows mobile.
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Thanks to Aaron! This works. A little more info if you like...

When dialing "**", if the 2 asterisks are dialed quickly it produces the "p" or "pause" dialing character. Dialing 3 asterisks produces a "w" or "wait" dialing character. When calling just these special characters, the call does not get processed to the network, but a channel gets opened to the bluetooth device. If you dial the asterisks slowly, you can actually place a call to ** and this will not work.

If I get a phone call while listening through my bluetooth device, redialing "p" (**) may reestablish the channel. Sometimes I need to dial 3 asterisks for the "w" for "wait" character. Sometimes it takes a couple of special "p" and/or "w" characters to reopen the channel. Sometimes I have to turn off my bluetooth service and turn it back on and then try a few different dialing sequences. It always works, just sometimes if reestablishing the channel after being interrupted it may take a few tries.

I've used this technique to listen to the music player, pandora streaming audio, and anything else that produces sound! Thanks Aaron.

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3. open the phone menu and call **
4. open your file manager and open the audio file

works for the droid eris and I have been using this method for a couple days now, no issues
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You can do this. Got it off of one of the links

1. save the audio file to the sd card
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3. open the phone menu and call **
4. open your file manager and open the audio file

works for the droid eris and I have been using this method for a couple days now, no issues
WOW! That worked! AWESOME. This is perfect for me since i listen to audiobooks, so i dont need stereo sound.

Question: Do i need to dial ** everytime?
And what is the reason for doing that?
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When I try this, the dialer gives me "Invalid MMI Code" and drops me out to the homescreen. I've tried various combinations of "*" and "#" with similar results.

(G1, Cyanogenmod 4.2.11.1)
I get the same thing with **. I can dial *** and get connected on Bluetooth, but then 10 seconds or so later it hangs up.
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I need this for a number of things

1. When listening to podcasts while driving I would use my mono Bluetooth 2 headset.

2. When watching TV on the phone, in my bed while laying on one side, it's annoying to have an ear plug in the ear I am resting my head on, so mono sound is all I need.

3. When in the car with a friend / friends, and listening to directions from the Navigator application (turn left on valbylanggade). so u can just have the phone in your pocket and navigate by sound.

The list goes on and on... An application or fix that allows one to turn any Bluetooth ear device in to the phone speaker (or in other words send the phone speaker output to any Bluetooth audio device) is a must have, and I can't find one.

Ps. I need this for HTC Desire (Android 2.1)
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I need this for a number of things


The list goes on and on... An application or fix that allows one to turn any Bluetooth ear device in to the phone speaker (or in other words send the phone speaker output to any Bluetooth audio device) is a must have, and I can't find one.

Ps. I need this for HTC Desire (Android 2.1)
Ive asked to many developers... but seem that nobody is
interested !

I really need to use my helmet headset... to hear mp3 and gps directions..... but seem that ive to buy a 90$ nokia symbian phone
and sell my 500$ android phone !
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For a 23.7 billion dollar software company this is extremely rediculoustarded. (So much so, that I had to invent a new word to fully describe the situation.)

This is NOT a hardware malfuntion or compatibility failure. To resolve this entire problem, an Android software programmer at google simply needs to spend 5 minutes of his day creating a patch/update/app to resolve or wortharound this issue. There is no chance in hell that I am spending 30 minutes of my life jimmy-rigging my phone, everytime I want to play a podcast/talk-radio/audio book/etc. There is also no chance in hell I am going to get purchasing clearance from the wife for a new bluetooth headset with A2DP support.

What an embarassment for Google not to have this capability built in the Android OS.

Does anyone have a contact within Google this issue can be escalated to?


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This is particularly "rediculoustarded" - great word, btw, - for G1 phones that require the adaptor for wired headphones. In fact, I just got the bt earphone so that I could listen to audiobooks without the headphone/adaptor wire cluster mess - now I am learning it won't work. And because, with the G1, you cannot enter the "**" rapidly, Aaron's endrun around doesn't work either...
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I've said it before but BT in general is a pile of half working crap. "rediculoustarded" if you will. So it isn't entirely the fault of android, htc, or anyone else. If all it took was "5 minutes" of developers time it would have been years ago. It ain't that easy and even then it might not work very well.

Given that, my easy solution is a proper stereo headset/headphone. I won't fight things trying to get a headset working. even then I get random BT drops but most of the time it works and doesn't look any sillier than those BT headsets. But a cabled headset works best just like all those white cabled people use.
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This may or may not work for you, save a contact number of 'p', ( that letter is available when a contact is created for the Hero, and is the same as **, saving a contact with ** doesnt work)

This opens the mono BT connection on the hero without using A2DP. Shortcut the contact to the home screen and you have quick access to opening the bt connection.

On the hero the connection stays open, with a little luck it'll work on other model phones as well
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Maybe im doing something wrong...... but it doen't works

1)phone into vibrate
2)contact name with "p" or "pp" or "ppp" number

Phone says " UNKNOWN APPLICATION ok ?"

i must push OK.... and ive tried with tune wiki.. or just with astro
that uses the default player...


Nothing ... i can't heard anything from my headset.


I can't understand why someone doesn't write a program
that open a bt channell ! i would gladly pay for it !
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I can tell you for a fact that the right developer could solve this problem rather quickly and this is how I know. First off I got a moment after being with windows mobile phones for years. They have been doing it for years and well. I mean it worked every time. I never had a problem not once with three different phones and countless (probably 10) headsets. I could not believe when I got the moment and bluetooth support was so shoddy. I mean bluetooth has been out for ever and the phone couldnt even transfer files. Secondly, on more than one occasion my moment has messed up and stuck after a call and ALL of the system audio WAS routed through my mono bluetooth headset (Moto H710). It has actually worked, just did not stay that way, so it is strictly a programming issue. I have now purchased a Jabbra headset that supports A2DP and it will work but still plays audio through the speaker as well. Why is this so hard? Because it's not important to Google. I have created instances in Google codesite here: Issue 7906 - android - Audio routing to mono bluetooth headsets - Project Hosting on Google Code and still no love. It's stupid!
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You can't bluetooth listen to music with a mono bluetooth headset (One ear, one speaker) only stero blue tooth enabled headphones.
That's funny, the reason I am checking here today is to see if I can make mine NOT defau;lt to playing music through my earpiece. I listen to music and podcasts in my car through my aux in connector, but I I turn on my headset it stops and continues playing music through the earpiece. I have to go into bluetooth settings and uncheck music. I would like to make it not play through the earpiece by default.
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I can tell you for a fact that the right developer could solve this problem rather quickly and this is how I know. First off I got a moment after being with windows mobile phones for years. They have been doing it for years and well. I mean it worked every time. I never had a problem not once with three different phones and countless (probably 10) headsets. I could not believe when I got the moment and bluetooth support was so shoddy. I mean bluetooth has been out for ever and the phone couldnt even transfer files. Secondly, on more than one occasion my moment has messed up and stuck after a call and ALL of the system audio WAS routed through my mono bluetooth headset (Moto H710). It has actually worked, just did not stay that way, so it is strictly a programming issue. I have now purchased a Jabbra headset that supports A2DP and it will work but still plays audio through the speaker as well. Why is this so hard? Because it's not important to Google. I have created instances in Google codesite here: Issue 7906 - android - Audio routing to mono bluetooth headsets - Project Hosting on Google Code and still no love. It's stupid!
It is more of a programming issue but if you know for a 'fact' then program it yourself or go back to winmo. BT sucks in general but the worse part is that it is a proprietary licensed protocol. This means that unless you pay the fee you can't use it unless you reverse engineer it which is what linux has had to do for years. Android is open source so they can't pay the license and then include the code for all to see and use. Winmo doesn't give you the source code for anything so they can use the code since you won't see it.

All those winmo toys paid the bt tax so that is why they work, nothing to do about caring.
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Good thing I googled this topic before posting it in another area. I want this same functionality on my N1. I didn't realize this was a WinMo thing, but that would explain why my Q9h and 2125 (to an extent) were able to do this but my N1 can't. For me, I just want to be able to listen to Sirius XM while I'm out and about without obnoxious headphone wires hanging out. I also liked that I could be listening to music, then get a phone call and easily just hit the button and answer the call. Still, this is more of a "nice to have" than a dealbreaker for me. The lack of this ability is very much lessened by the additional games and full web browsing I now have that the Q9h handled about as well as an octopus trying to ski.
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It is more of a programming issue but if you know for a 'fact' then program it yourself or go back to winmo. BT sucks in general but the worse part is that it is a proprietary licensed protocol. This means that unless you pay the fee you can't use it unless you reverse engineer it which is what linux has had to do for years. Android is open source so they can't pay the license and then include the code for all to see and use. Winmo doesn't give you the source code for anything so they can use the code since you won't see it.

All those winmo toys paid the bt tax so that is why they work, nothing to do about caring.
Well, THIS finally explains the "problem". I used bluetooth audio on my Touch Pro when I was using my navigation program. It was near impossible to hear the directions through the phone speaker when it was quiet, nevermind having a conversation or god forbid, listen to the stereo! LOL!

So does this mean it IS impossible to do with a mono BT? if so, that sucks and I guess I'll have to pony up to buy a stereo BT set at some point. sigh...
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My S9 stereo headphone cost $50 but were $150 a year ago. They work fine for stereo and headset, the buttons work. I still think BT is an encumbered protocol but rather than fight the phone or go for a system that I don't want I just use the S9 and be done with the problem.
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I have spent the better part of today looking for a solution to this issue.

I am leaving June 15th for a 10,000 mile motorcycle trip and my Cardo Scala Rider in-helmet bluetooth headset does not support A2DP/stereo audio. I want to be able to listen to music (what the system was designed for), but can't using my Motorola Droid. This is VERY frustrating, being so close but yet so far from a solution.

Browsing Android Marketplace, I found an app called "Sound Route Switcher"
The description seems to say it does exactly what I want to do, but after reading the reviews, seemes to be a fake program or at least doesn't work for anyone.

I would willingly pay someone to develop an app to route media audio to a mono bluetooth device.

PS: the ** or *** or "pause" deal didnt work for me on the Motorola Droid.
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My S9 stereo headphone cost $50 but were $150 a year ago. They work fine for stereo and headset, the buttons work. I still think BT is an encumbered protocol but rather than fight the phone or go for a system that I don't want I just use the S9 and be done with the problem.
Who makes the S9 headset? I'll see if I can find them cheap. It will be worth getting them if for the foreseable future an app cannot be developed. How well do they work for phonecalls? I love my Plantronics Voyager Pro and would hate giving it up for crap.

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Nevermind - I found them. Motorola.

My main concern is whether they will play the navigation instructions.

I was also reading the reviews and it seems that the S9-hd ones are constructed better than just the S9's, So I'll probably order those - IF they work.

So if someone can let me know, I'd greatly appreciate it!
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I don't know about so called HD headsets/headphones, it is still BT and that can only be so good and never match wired. I probably wouldn't pay a premium for what is likely minimal or bogus.

Nav instructions work fine, I used it this week. Otherwise you'd never understand the instructions from the phone speaker in the car. Phone works fine and acts like a regular headset.


Know that the S9 and other behind the head units aren't good for lying down or wearing a helmet. BT in 2.1 is better than it was in 1.5 but will still stutter if WiFI is busy downloading. You might occasionally have to repair but that's a BT issue I have with all devices I've tried. Mine works fine but I still despise BT in general.
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Thank you sooo much! The reason I mentioned the hd ones was because it seemed that a lot of the reviews on Amazon said the regular ones had not so great build quality and that the hd's were better.

Bottom line - I'm not looking for high quality music audio, just something that will play my navigation instructions and have good call quality. Oh, and not break after using them three times or something. LOL!

As we both said - it's IMPOSSIBLE to hear the instructions through the phone speaker unless there's anything but dead silence in the car! LOL!

I use Sprint Nav ALL the time. When out running errands, it's essential! That's why I'm dying to find something that will play the sound through my headset.

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I found an online place that had the hd ones on special for 39.99. Came to 51.50 with tax and shipping, so O ordered them. N1wireless.com
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try this app "Super BT Mono". It does route audio to bt mono earpiece. However it does't work on every android phone.
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same as the quality of voice call.
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It is more of a programming issue but if you know for a 'fact' then program it yourself or go back to winmo. BT sucks in general but the worse part is that it is a proprietary licensed protocol. This means that unless you pay the fee you can't use it unless you reverse engineer it which is what linux has had to do for years. Android is open source so they can't pay the license and then include the code for all to see and use. Winmo doesn't give you the source code for anything so they can use the code since you won't see it.

All those winmo toys paid the bt tax so that is why they work, nothing to do about caring.
Id also like this ability and it should be pushed for in the OS as I would of thought any license/reverse eng. had been done already because android can play calls to mono devices and music to stereo ones so a software fix is possible especially for google
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I have the same problem on the HTC desire, can't route music to a mono BT earpiece. This just worked on previous Nokia phones. I would have to guess that this isn't a BT profile support issue as calls are directed to the earpiece OK. I guess that the OS doesn't see stereo audio as compatible with the headset profile. I'll try the super bt mono app and see what happens. the mono earpiece is really useful on a bike cos you can keep the other ear open for traffic :-)
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This was the perfect solution for my Droid X -- thanks!

Newbie here but this did not work for me on Droid 2 Global. Also, it says it is free for trial only (5 days) I am not sure if it would crap out after 5 days. The author's English language skills are/were not stellar but the home screen indicated a certain lack of grammar skills for a 6th grader level.

Needless to say, I am removing this app from my phone.

Also, I don't know how A2DP works w/ stereo BT devices, but isn't there a bright enough programmer, who can take a streo feed from Music player, just plain cancel one channel out and feed it as a phone conversation audio channel ? Is it this hard ? It was the same with my old blackberry curve. Make phone calls with BT but not able to play music. And all I listen to is audiobooks or podcasts where stereophonic sound does nothing special.
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Oh by the way, in desperation, I have tried the Billie Mays (R.I.P.) touted Jupiter Jack (from my local Wlgreens store) to feed the audio to my car stereo and it was a total waste of time as the dinky transmitter is not strong enough to broadcast to the radio sitting 10 inches from it.

Eagerly awaiting a mono BT solution.
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