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Hey Everyone,

I am new to Linux. I am running Ubuntu 7.10 on an Acer Aspire 5672 laptop. It has built in Bluetooth. I have a Manhattan mini bluetooth mouse that i can not get to connect at all. Here is what happens when i try :

Kismeras@Acer:~$ hcitool scan
Scanning ...
00:1Bxxxx n/a
Kismeras@Acer:~$ sudo hidd --connect 00:1Bxxxx
[sudo] password forKismeras:
Can't get device information: Host is down

Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

If anyone is interested in how i got this resolved here is a link;page=14

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