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windows 8 not connecting to my phone

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    windows 8 not connecting to my phone


    new Toshiba Computer with windows 8. Will not connect to my phone. Phone is connecting with 2 other computers in the house plus a 1st generation Ipad. Printer is connected also.

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    How are you connecting the other computers and your phone? What kind of phone?
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    More info would be helpful.
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    it is Windows 8. my phone connects find to the other computers I have in the house including the printer. my phone is an Android with a hotspot that works fine with everything else except this computer.
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    I see your phone as a hotspot. Is the hotspot made available through Bluetooth?
    Last edited by znod; 20 Dec 2012 at 18:25.
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windows 8 not connecting to my phone
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