Connect Windows 7 Computer to iPhone 3 via Bluetooth
Posted on 2011-03-12
After getting totally frustrated with the unreliability of a Nokia N97 Mini I have been given a friend's old iPhone 3. I did a reset and loaded it with the latest firmware OS 4.3 and tried configuring it. One thing I wanted to do was connect it to my computer via bluetooth (with the old Nokia whenever it came in range of the computer it would connect and automatically keep emails etc synchronised and enable me to send & receive SMS messages from a computer interface via PC Sync).
Unfortunately I am getting an error on my computer that says "Bluetooth Peripheral Device - No Driver Found" and my iPhone says it can't connect to my computer either and wants to "Forget" my computer. Is there any way of connecting iPhone the way I want or is iPhone little more than an iPod with some telephone features?