From the problem you have described you might try to somehow to test the USB ports on your computer or the USB device itself. There is an updated driver for the Widcomm stack, and althoughthe PC is not supported by either Motorola or Widcomm it works and can be downloaded here: Anthony — aggunia aggunia’s Profile: By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. We strongly recommend that you do not use the System Configuration utility to modify the advanced boot options on the computer unless a Microsoft support engineer directs you to do this. Sign in to vote.

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Showcase New media New comments Search media. Upon inserting this item into any USB slot, on any of my three machines, I get a lovely error message I have grown accustomed to seeing, “Unkown Device”.

I have viista this issue here: Ladies and Gentlemen as of hrs EST There is an even newer version, but i have yet to try it out, frankly since the 5.

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Motorola PC not recognized on Vista – Microsoft Community

I have the same question 3. Perform a clean boot Note If the computer is connected to a network, network policy settings may prevent you from following these steps. Don’t expect the generic drivers that vista automatically installs for the dongle motoola work within vista’s proprietary bluetooth control panel.


There was a thread vistta this newsgroup about getting the PC to work with Windows Vista but it cannot be replied to with Google Groups. Motorola Phone Tools 4. If I gave out customer service like that I’d be fires in 3 days — wolfen wolfen’s Profile: Office Office Exchange Server. This is not the first time I have encountered this issue with a new piece of USB hardware, which is beginning to try my patience.

If you disable these services, you may permanently delete all restore points. Doing this may make the computer unusable. We strongly recommend that you do not use the System Configuration utility to modify the advanced boot options on the computer unless a Microsoft support engineer directs you to do this.

Solution: Getting the Motorola PC850 Bluetooth dongle to work with windows vista

I got this version to work with windows vista and my pc http: Any idea on how to get this thing to install in Vista? Getting a Motorola Q to work with Vista.

How satisfied are you with this reply? The is a USB bluetooth device that I recently purchased. What’s motorolx New posts New media New media comments Latest activity.


Because you have tried the device on multiple computers and get the same issue, it might be that the device is kotorola a hardware failure and needs to be diagnosed by the manufacturer.

Thanks for marking this as the answer. Did this solve your problem? Click Start Collapse this imageExpand this image. It wasn’t mentioned on ebay that it’s NOT Vista compatible. This is my first Bluetooth, and my 15th Motorola product and so far in 44 years I’m not very impressed with the service Motorola provides, I called them about this problem and all they said was I needed to either buy a XP computer or get a different Bluetooth device.

Windows Vista IT Pro. I will be upgrading to Win pv850 soon on the free upgrade program but don’t see much change coming even with that. Wednesday, May 5, 5: If the device is seen properly, it may be that you need to troubleshoot the issue from Safe Mode. You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread.