[Solved] Windows 10 Bluetooth Missing in Settings

April Cai, in Common error Tags: bluetoothWindows 10

How if you cannot found Bluetooth icon in Settings window? You must feel very annoyed. Don’t worry any more! This post is going to save your time on it! We will be introducing you the tried-and-true solutions for Bluetooth Missing problem on your Windows 10

Follow these until you solve your problem:

Solution 1: Check the status of Bluetooth service
Solution 2: Re-enable your Bluetooth driver software in Device Manager
Solution 3: Reinstall your Bluetooth driver

Solution 1. Check the status of Bluetooth service 

1) On your keyboard, press the Windows logo key  + R key together to invoke the Run box.

2) Type services.msc and press Enter.

3) Right-click Bluetooth Support Service or any other service related, like Bluetooth Driver Management System. Then Start.

4) Right-click on the service again, and this time click Properties.

5) Set its startup type to Automatic. Then click Apply > OK.

6) On your keyboard, press press the Windows logo key  + I key together to invoke the Settings window. Check to see if the Bluetooth option is there.

Solution 2. Re-enable your Bluetooth driver software in Device Manager

1) On your keyboard, press the Windows logo key  + X key at the same time to open the quick-access menu.

2)Then click Device Manager.

3) Right-click on your Bluetooth driver software in the Bluetooth section. Then choose Disable device. Click Yes if prompted by confirming.

4) After it’s done, right-click on the driver again and this time choose Enable device.

5) On your keyboard, press press the Windows logo key  + I key together to invoke the Settings window. Check to see if the Bluetooth option is there.

Solution 3. Reinstall your Bluetooth driver

Always, if your Bluetooth driver is outdated or corrupted, it would cause errors. In most such case, update your Bluetooth driver can fix the error.

1) On your keyboard, press the Windows logo key  + X key at the same time to open the quick-access menu.

2)Then click Device Manager.

3) Right-click on your Bluetooth driver to choose Uninstall device.

4) Go to your computer manufacturer’s website or your Bluetooth adapter manufacturer’s website, like Intel, to download the latest Bluetooth driver for your device. Then install the downloaded driver on your computer.

Alternatively, you can use a driver tool to help you. We highly recommend you use  Driver Easy to automatically recognize your system and find the correct drivers for you. With its help, you can say goodbye to driver headache and delays forever.

You don’t need to know exactly what system your computer is running, you don’t need to risk downloading and installing the wrong driver, and you don’t need to worry about making a mistake when installing.

4-1) Download and install Driver Easy. Then run it on your Windows.

4-2) Click Scan Now.  All drivers problems of your computer would be detected in less than 1 min. Your Bluetooth driver is no exception.

4-3) If you try the Free version, click Update next to your flagged Bluetooth driver to automatically download and install the correct version of this driver.

Or if you use the Pro version, click Update All to automatically download and install the correct version of all the drivers that are missing or out of date on your system. (You get full support and a 30-day money back guarantee for the Pro version)

5) On your keyboard, press press the Windows logo key  + I key together to invoke the Settings window. Check to see if the Bluetooth option is there.

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