HowTo: Pair your bluetooth phone with Ubuntu Gutsy or Ubuntu Hardy for file transfers etc.

To get my blog started, I’m duplicating my HowTo guides that I wrote on Overclockers Australia here, but updating or modifying them in the process with improvements or snapshots that I didn’t have before. We’ll start with my guide on how to pair your Bluetooth phone with Ubuntu Linux.

Connecting your phone via Bluetooth has many advantages including basic file transfer and synchronising your phone contacts and calendar with your PIM.

But how do you do it? If you’ve never had any idea how to do connect something via Bluetooth, then read this guide. It is based on the guide on LinuxQuestions.org, but with some minor changes to make it easier for novices. You can read the original guide here otherwise step inside my office. :)

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A new domain, a new site! A new beginning?

So I bought a domain and setup a blog. Never done it before, so I thought “why not?”.

I don’t intend to be the Next Big Thing (TM) but I do intend to write up various things, opinions, mini-reviews of stuff and collate my Ubuntu Linux experiences and How-To guides in here.

Please enjoy your time here and leave comment if you feel like it! :)

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