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09 Mar 2009
By Zaphikl

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Sony PS3 Bluetooth Headset will not turn off.

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My Sony PS3 Headset will not turn off.

 

After using it the other day, after I tried to turn it off, it got set to Discovery Mode instead. Now, every time I hold the power button down for five seconds, it will either:

 

1) Remain in Discovery Mode

2) Exits Discovery Mode, but the power light will still blink

3) Occassionally holding the power button down will cause it to blink 3x in succession to signify it turning off, but it will remain turned on

4) PC will no longer recoqnize the bluetooth

 

Has anyone whom have had this issue know how to fix the problem?

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Re: Sony PS3 Bluetooth Headset will not turn off.

Hey :smileyhappy:

Just had a look at the troubleshooting part of the manual and see this:
  

"My headset is stuck in pairing mode (power and mic muting indicators flash alternately in green and red) and cannot be powered off. 

 

Pair (register) the headset again with the PS3 system using automatic mode.

 

Hint - Remove the headset from the list of registered devices and then repeat the pairing process."

 

 

 



Hope this helps :smileyhappy:
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Re: Sony PS3 Bluetooth Headset will not turn off.

I don't know if I have the same problem as you... but my BH is always on red, I mean, the mic mute button is always red and I can't find a way to turn it off.... Can someone help me with this???
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Re: Sony PS3 Bluetooth Headset will not turn off.

I'm having the same problem

and ive tried everything,

i even tried letting my mic die,

but its been 4 days and its still flashing b oth red

and green lights and wont let me turn off

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Re: Sony PS3 Bluetooth Headset will not turn off.

dude im having the same problem too the mic mute button is always red! and its sad cuz i just got it today and its making me made i need to know how to fix it, im going to call sony about it...

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Re: Sony PS3 Bluetooth Headset will not turn off.

I am having the same problem. I believe it is a short in headset and probably non-fixable.

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Re: Sony PS3 Bluetooth Headset will not turn off.

ive got the exact same trouble and i cant get it to turn off, i tried to let it run out of battery but its stil going after 5 days, i reli need to now how to fix this, is there a reset button on the mic????

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