Using Your Android-based Phone With Con-Verse Bluetooth by Rostra®

The purpose of this tech-tip is to force Android 2.2 phones to use the voice-dialing system when the Con-Verse Bluetooth "action" key is pressed. Currently, Android phones will try to utilize action key presses as commands to the streaming audio system and the voice-dialing system. These instructions will disable the streaming audio functionality for the Con-Verse BT3 systems.

Step 1

Press the "Menu" button. Figure 1

Figure 1

Step 2

Press "Settings" Figure 2

Figure 2

Step 3

Press "Wireless & Networks". Figure 3

Figure 3

Step 4

Press "Bluetooth Settings". Figure 4

Figure 4

Step 5

Long press the BT3 bluetooth entry. This will ususally be called "CarBT-1234". Figure 5

Figure 5

Step 6

A context menu will appear after the long-press operation. Press "Options...". Figure 6

Figure 6

Step 7

Press (uncheck) the "Media" option. Figure 7

Figure 7

Step 8

After the "media" option is unchecked, press the home button. Figure 8

Figure 8

The phone will now be forced to treat Con-Verse action key presses as commands to the Voice-dialing system. To re-enable media streaming, follow the instructions again, checking "media" in step 7.

These instructions will not interfere with the operation of other Bluetooth devices.

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