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authorOliver Wolff <>2018-11-15 12:59:58 +0100
committerOliver Wolff <>2018-11-16 08:07:19 +0000
commit29d0ef969273576792abfe0c76cc14df51d97e6b (patch)
treee4d44856b2443dc592752320d3947b1ac5cd6d96 /src
parent4821972696716f988b4b92f22a9a552be15c5401 (diff)
winrt: Document necessity of pairing devices before discovery
Prebuilt packages do not use the newer BTLE backend so by default BT devices have to be paired before they can be found on Windows. Change-Id: I128b319b95c49ec8eab4a221927712bae5253327 Reviewed-by: Alex Blasche <>
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diff --git a/src/bluetooth/qbluetoothdevicediscoveryagent.cpp b/src/bluetooth/qbluetoothdevicediscoveryagent.cpp
index c9c3fa39..8a5772c4 100644
--- a/src/bluetooth/qbluetoothdevicediscoveryagent.cpp
+++ b/src/bluetooth/qbluetoothdevicediscoveryagent.cpp
the discovery process will limit the search to the type which is supported.
\note Since Android 6.0 the ability to detect devices requires ACCESS_COARSE_LOCATION.
+ \note Due to API limitations it is only possible to find devices that have been paired using
+ Windows' settings on Windows.