no bluetooth in MacBook Pro

Posted on 2013-10-24
Last Modified: 2016-06-07
Bluetooth shows up as unavailable when I click on empty icon on menu. No evidence of bluetooth in system preference, networks
Question by:andyretrop
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ID: 39597222
Check under Apple Menu > About this Mac > More Info > System Report > Hardware > Bluetooth

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ID: 39597233
It says 'no information found'
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Try resetting the SMC:
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strung earned 500 total points
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If that doesn't work, run the Hardware Test:
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Expert Comment

ID: 39597279
Have you had the Mac apart at any time? Any chance the bluetooth card has come loose or the antenna wire disconnected?
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ID: 39597284
Is wireless working? I think bluetooth and wireless are in the same card.

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