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I am trying to pair a new sharp xl-hf102b with Sony

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I am trying to pair a new sharp xl-hf102b with Sony Mdr-xb950bt wireless headphones. The display shows "start pairing" then nothing. Can you please tell me what I need to do? Thanks you, Shanna
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Consumer Electronics
Expert:  Nathan replied 10 months ago.

Hello, I’m Nathan, and I’ll be assisting you today. My livelihood depends on your positive feedback, so your satisfaction is my highest priority.

Sorry to hear you’re having trouble, Shanna.

Unfortunately, this is not going to work.

The issue here is that the bluetooth functionality of the sharp system is there as an INPUT, meant to stream audio from a phone/tablet.

It will NOT function as an OUTPUT, and thus the headphones will not be able to pair or connect with it.

You can accomplish this still, but some additional equipment would be needed.

What you would do is plug a bluetooth transmitter: http://amzn.to/1Sjfdt7 (you'll also need a plug adapter: http://amzn.to/1Sjfr3d ) into the headphone jack on the front of the stereo system. That transmitter can then be paired with your headphones.

Best regards,

Nathan

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Expert:  Nathan replied 9 months ago.

Did you need any more help with this, Shanna?