AtherosAR3012 Bluetooth(R) Adapter, Version for Microsoft® Windows® 7

This utility will install the originally shipped version of the Atheros AR3012 Bluetooth(R) Adapter for the Sony VAIO® computers listed below

*** The driver also installs the "Bluetooth Suite" utility


Note: For a clean installation Windows 7 64-bit OS, the Bluetooth driver is installed and worked properly it also requires to install the following:

  • Must install all drivers
  • Must install Sony Shared Library
  • Sony Notebook Utilities
  • VAIO Smart Network to turn on the Bluetooth software


This utility is only for use with the following Sony VAIO® Computers


Do not install this utility with any other model of computer (including other Sony computers sold worldwide).


During the installation of this update, be sure that you are logged in as the Administrator or as a user with Administrative rights.


To ensure that no other program interferes with the installation, save all work and close all other programs. The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding.


It is highly recommended that you print out these instructions as a reference during the installation process.

Download And Installation Instructions

Please follow the steps below to download and install the AHDBLT-00255078-0042.EXE program.

  • Download the AHDBLT-00255078-0042.EXE file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
  • Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the AHDBLT-00255078-0042.EXE file to begin the installation.
  • At "User Account Control" click "Yes"
  • At "Select Country" please select the country you want for this installation click "Next"
  • At the "Atheros AR3012 Bluetooth(R) Adapter for Microsoft® Windows® 7" and click "Next".
  • Read the Software License Agreement and click "I Agree"
  • At the "Finished" screen, click "Finish"
  • At "This system must be restarted to complete the installation" click "OK" to restart the computer.


If either a "Severe" error or "Software Status" message box appears, please check the list of Known Issues and Limitations.

The installation of the Atheros AR3012 Bluetooth(R) Adapter is completed.

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Arhitektura datoteke

  • 64 bit

Veličina datoteke

  • 148.73 Mb

Datum izdavanja

  • 32-92-2011