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Bluetooth widget that shows paired device list?


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  1. tozz88

    tozz88 New Member This Topic's Starter

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    Hi, I am tired of having to got to mainscreen->settings->wireless and networks->bluetooth settings to se a list of paired devices and the name of the one that is connected. So I figured I'd wade through the morass of bluetooth widgets on the market and find one that not only turns on/off bluetooth, but also shows list of paired devices and their connect status.

    Lo-and-behold I couldn't find a one!

    Anybody out there know of a widget that does this (or even close)?

    thanks,
     

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  2. BookLover

    BookLover Well-Known Member

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    I couldn't find one widget to do both. But I did find a way to do this with 2 apps.

    I use QuickTooth to get to the BT settings in one click. Then I use the BT widget from the One Click Widgets set to toggle BT on/off quickly.

    The widget doesn't show what BT is connected to, tho, only that it is active.
     
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  3. tozz88

    tozz88 New Member This Topic's Starter

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    thanks, Quicktooth is a step in the right direction!
     
  4. tozz88

    tozz88 New Member This Topic's Starter

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    Update: Now that I've tried it, it does both tasks fine. starting it brings up a screen that lets you start/stop bluetooth as well as list devices and connect the one you want. So it's exactly what I was looking for!
     
  5. BookLover

    BookLover Well-Known Member

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    I misunderstood. I thought you wanted the widget to list the connected devices too as well as to act as quick toggle.

    Glad that QuickTooth solved your prob!
     
  6. chulew

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    I would like to see a widget that toggles a bluetooth device of my choice on/off. This would be very handy for pairing devices that do not have pairing memory.
     
  7. BookLover

    BookLover Well-Known Member

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    You should be able do it with Tasker.
     
  8. maxmaxmaxmax

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    Search for "Smart Bluetooth Widget Pro" in the market, that's what exactly your are looking for.
     
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