How do I install a Bluetooth driver on my computer?

how to install bluetooth driver on pc

by Alex Gustman

Updated: November 19, 2021

Most external and built-in Bluetooth adapters require the appropriate software to be installed. From this article, you will learn how to install Bluetooth driver on computer or laptop for Bluetooth adapter ORICO BTA-403.

Ways to install the Bluetooth driver

There are two ways to install the Bluetooth driver:

  • Automatically.
  • Manually.

Automatic installation is provided for models with a driver built into the adapter. Once connected to the computer, the system will offer to install the driver or find and download it from the Windows Update Center. Programs for installation and updating will also help to install the driver.

For manual installation, you need to download the drivers from the official site or disk, and then perform the standard installation of the driver – run the program, specify the folder location, etc.

How do I install the driver automatically?

  • Select the software to install the driver. Download and install the program on your computer.
  • Select the “drivers” section of the program and scan the system for missing drivers.
  • Before scanning, plug the Bluetooth adapter into a USB-A port on your computer.
  • Wait until the driver search is completed.
  • Select to install the driver for the Bluetooth adapter.
  • If the application does not find the driver, search for and install another similar program.

How do I install the driver manually?


  • Download and run the driver installation package. The appropriate driver can be found on the manufacturer’s official website under “Driver Downloads”.
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  • When the User Account Control window appears, select the “Yes” option.
  • Select the desired language from the list, and then click “OK”.
  • Click the “Next” button in the installer window.
  • Read and accept the license agreement if necessary.
  • Click “Next” to continue.
  • Select a destination folder to install the files. Click “Next” to continue.
  • When the Select Options window appears, specify your preferred options. In the “Device Type” field, specify a desktop or laptop computer.
  • Click the “Install” button when you are finished preparing. Click “Back” to change the settings.
  • Wait for the driver installation to complete.
  • When the wizard is finished, click on the “Finish” button.
  • The wizard will start searching for and installing the driver for the attached USB adapter. If the installation does not start, remove and re-connect the adapter to the computer. If necessary, restart the system.


Where can I download drivers for my bluetooth adapter?

From the adapter manufacturer’s website. From the disk that came with it.

Which bluetooth module for a PC should I choose?

The best and most versatile option is a Bluetooth adapter with USB connection. The best and most versatile variant with USB connection. This adapter is suitable for PCs and laptops. The card with PCI connection is less practical, but the data transfer rate is usually faster than USB.

How do I uninstall the bluetooth driver in windows 10?

Click Start – Settings – Applications. Find the driver in the list of installed programs, then uninstall it.

Where can I get a driver for bluetooth headphones?

You don’t need a driver for the headphones. But a driver is required for the Bluetooth module or adapter. The corresponding software is available on the website of the adapter manufacturer.

How do I update my Bluetooth driver?

Download an updated version of the driver and reinstall it.


This article describes in detail how to install the Bluetooth driver on your computer. The easiest way in terms of the number of steps is to perform an automatic installation through the appropriate application. The program will find the most suitable and current driver, and then install it. If the driver installation program does not find the installation file or if you want to monitor the installation, then you need to install the driver manually.

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