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What is the best way to add Bluetooth 2.0 to my new build, is a dongle my best option?
    
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Dongal for sure wouldnt have it any other way lol.
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Here's what I did.

[ame="http://www.amazon.com/Port-USB-Motherboard-Header-Adapter/dp/B002GNU2V6/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1294620243&sr=8-3"]USB header to USB[/ame] (assuming you have a USB header)
[ame="http://www.amazon.com/Usb-Bt21-Bluetooth-Dongle-Usb-Class2/dp/B002MT2LOK/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&s=electronics&qid=1294620290&sr=1-3"]USB Dongle the USB Header Adapter[/ame]

Connects internally and you don't have to waste an external USB slot.
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The dongle it is, thanks fella's
    
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If you have not ordered it yet, get it from HERE. I have 3 of these wth no issues at all.

zionic, never seen that internal header like that. Nice idea (but I have plenty of USB ports on my HTPC).
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Originally Posted by blupupher;11962989 
If you have not ordered it yet, get it from HERE. I have 3 of these wth no issues at all.

zionic, never seen that internal header like that. Nice idea (but I have plenty of USB ports on my HTPC).

But you have a blue flash.
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Mine flash green smile.gif.

They are in the back anyway.
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Originally Posted by blupupher;11962989 
If you have not ordered it yet, get it from HERE. I have 3 of these wth no issues at all.

zionic, never seen that internal header like that. Nice idea (but I have plenty of USB ports on my HTPC).

Thanks. I'm the kind of guy that likes everything to be built in, even if it's just a USB dongle.
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Originally Posted by blupupher;11962989 
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Does this work with Windows 7, I paid $20 for the one I just ordered
    
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yes, all 3 of mine are being used with Windows 7 machines (32 and 64 bit).
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