Bluetooth® in HP ProBook® 4310s
What are the methods by which Bluetooth device is turned on and off in HP ProBook 4310s?
HP ProBook 4310s laptop came with an integrated Bluetooth device which provides the laptop with high-speed network connection. The device is an ultra portable one which does not need any wires or cables to connect the laptop to Ethernet. There are some points to be kept in mind while turning the Bluetooth device on or off state in the laptop. It is important to turn off the Bluetooth when not in use to avoid unauthorized users and to save power in your laptop. You should not connect to external websites while your Bluetooth is on. The external users could easily steal your system data while the Bluetooth is on. So, you need to have a restriction on such users.
Different methods to turn on or off Bluetooth device in your HP ProBook 4310s laptop are:
- Use function keys in the laptop
- Use wireless switch settings
- Turn off the Bluetooth adapter
Use function keys in the laptop
You could use HP ProBook 4310s laptop function keys which are mounted on the keyboard to turn on or off the Bluetooth in your laptop. You could press the 'Fn' key along with the 'F2' key which would allow you to cycle through various Bluetooth settings in your laptop. After a few pressings, you could be able to turn the Bluetooth on or off.
Use wireless switch settings
It is possible to use the 'Wireless Switch Settings' to turn On/Off Bluetooth device in your HP ProBook 4310s laptop which is located in the 'Network Connection' window of the laptop. You need to tick the checkbox 'Enable Bluetooth Device' to turn the Bluetooth On and clear the checkbox to turn off the device. After making these changes, you need to click the 'Apply' button to make changes to Bluetooth device.
The Bluetooth device in your HP ProBook 4310s laptop works with the help of a Bluetooth adapter. So, you could turn off the Bluetooth device in your system by disabling the network adapter. For this, you need to open the 'Network Adapter' window in your laptop, and right-click on the line that represent Bluetooth Adapter and select the 'Disable' option for disabling the adapter. The enabling of adapter makes Bluetooth On in your laptop.