Bluetooth® in HP Compaq® 8000 Elite
Equipped with an Intel Core 2 Duo processor and the Intel Q45 chipset, HP Compaq 8000 Elite is an advanced desktop computer from HP. It has a 2GB DDRE3 SDRAM at 1333 MHz and a hard drive of 250 GB. It also has an 8X SATA optical DVD drive. The integrated Intel Graphics Media Accelerator provides an excellent viewing experience. A lot of advanced software is also installed in this desktop. You can include the Bluetooth option in your HP Compaq 8000 Elite desktop to facilitate easy data transfer and connectivity. It can be of great help to you, if you are using it carefully.
Here are the points to be kept in mind, while turning Bluetooth on and off in your HP Compaq 8000 Elite:
- When to turn on
- Rejecting unknown requests
- Installing security updates
When to turn on
Bluetooth can troublesome but as it is useful, it is always kept on. You can keep Bluetooth in disabled state as well. You can turn it on, only when you need to transfer some data. You can easily do that, manually. In the same way, you can also turn it off, as soon as the task is completed. It is also important to keep the device in non- discover mode. This will help you hide the system from other users who may be searching for the device.
Rejecting unknown requests
When you switch on Bluetooth in HP Compaq 8000 Elite, you may be visible to other users as well. You can receive pairing requests from them as well. But, it is very important to ensure that you are not accepting these requests. This is because professional hackers can be online as well. They can hack your system and decode all your data. Therefore, you should stay away from unknown users.
As with any system, security updates are essential in this one also. You should take extreme care to install security updates regularly. This can help to keep your system secure and safe. This can also help you in getting information regarding new threats and affectively tackling them. The computer can be checked for malware while communicating through Bluetooth. Hence, it can be very helpful if you install security software and update it to the latest version before turning on Bluetooth.