Bluetooth® Drivers on HP EliteBook® 8540p Notebook PC
Tips to install Bluetooth drivers on HP EliteBook 8540p System
Bluetooth is a wireless technology that is used to transfer files between devices that are separated by a short distance. A Bluetooth driver is software, which is used to control this Bluetooth device on your HP EliteBook 8540p system. Such driver programs are available with the CD, which comes with the system. Also you could download the drivers from the manufacturer’s website. Different drivers are available for Bluetooth device, which are compatible with your HP EliteBook 8540p system. To install these drivers successfully, you need to follow some guidelines. The installation process is easy and is also similar to the installation of other driver software. By running the exe files, you can install the Bluetooth driver. It is necessary that you download these drivers from a trusted website, to ensure compatibility and authenticity of the drivers.
The following are some of the things you need to keep in mind while installing Bluetooth drivers on your HP EliteBook 8540p system:
- Antivirus software to be disabled
- Ensure memory capacity
- Uninstallation of previous Bluetooth software
- Other devices to be turned off
Antivirus software to be disabled
Before installing the Bluetooth software, clean your HP EliteBook 8540p system properly with updated antivirus software. Once the scanning process is complete, disable the software. If the antivirus software is enabled during the installation process it might prevent the installation process and you won’t be able to complete the installation successfully.
Ensure memory capacity
The memory capacity is the most important thing to be ensured before you install Bluetooth drivers on your HP EliteBook 8540p system. The Bluetooth driver needs some amount of memory for it to be installed completely and successfully. Such a check helps you to overcome lack of memory issue during the installation process.
If any of the Bluetooth software is installed on your system currently, then uninstall them correctly. If the old drivers are not removed properly and completely and you install new Bluetooth drivers on your HP EliteBook 8540p system, then the two drivers might conflict each other and create some issues. This conflict can result in the display of error messages and lead to freezing of the system.
If you are using a USB or a PCMIA card Bluetooth device, then you need to turn off these devices before you start the installation process. Otherwise, they will be turned off automatically. There is also a chance for these devices to get corrupted, while you are transferring some files using it.