Connecting a Bluetooth headset

Connecting a Bluetooth headset

You can listen to music over a Bluetooth stereo headset, or have hands-free conversations using a compatible Bluetooth headset.
Important:
  • To listen to music with your headset, the headset must support the A2DP Bluetooth profile.
  • Before you connect your headset, make it discoverable so HTC Desire 601 can find it. Refer to your headset manual for details.
  1. With two fingers, swipe down from the status bar to open Quick Settings.
  2. If Bluetooth is off, tap the Bluetooth tile to turn it on.
  3. Tap . The Bluetooth screen opens.
  4. If you don't see your headset listed, tap and then tap Scan to refresh the list.
  5. When you see the name of your headset in the Available Devices section, tap the name. HTC Desire 601 pairs with the headset and the headset connection status is displayed in the Paired Devices section.
    Note: If automatic pairing fails, enter the passcode supplied with your headset.
When the Bluetooth headset is connected to HTC Desire 601, the Bluetooth connected icon is displayed in the status bar.

Reconnecting a Bluetooth headset

Normally, you can easily reconnect your headset by switching on Bluetooth on HTC Desire 601, and then turning on the headset.

However, you might have to connect manually if your headset has been used with another Bluetooth device.

Important: Make sure that the headset is discoverable. Refer to the headset manual for details.
  1. With two fingers, swipe down from the status bar to open Quick Settings.
  2. If Bluetooth is off, tap the Bluetooth tile to turn it on.
  3. Tap . The Bluetooth screen opens.
  4. Tap the headset’s name in the Paired Devices section.
  5. If prompted to enter a passcode, try 0000 or 1234, or consult the headset documentation to find the passcode.

If you still cannot reconnect to the headset, follow the instructions in Unpairing from a Bluetooth device, and then follow the steps under Connecting a Bluetooth headset.

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