How To Switch The Bluetooth Adapter From HID Mode To HCI Mode

- Jun 24, 2020-

If you get an adapter FSC-BP119, it is HID mode. And you want switch the bluetooth adapter from HID mode to HCI mode.

Please follow below steps.

To get work with Bluez , you must switch BP119 to HCI Mode first in the following steps.

1.       Test platform:

                Ubuntu 14.04 with kernel:

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2.       Upgrade Bluez to latest version:

wget http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/bluetooth/bluez-5.30.tar.xz

tar xf bluez-5.30.tar.xz

cd bluez-5.30

./configure --disable-systemd

make

sudo make install

3.       Plug in BP119 and get device path

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4.       Use Bluez - hid2hci tool switch BP119 from HID mode to HCI mode 
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5.       Now the BP119 should worked

By the way, Our BP119 default is HCI version now, you could purchase it from us directly.

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