Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 996911
No bluetooth icon i gnome-shell 3.9.5-2
Last modified: 2015-06-29 08:16:45 EDT
Description of problem:
Bluetooth icon is missing in current gnome-shell
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
No bluetooth icon in menu bar(at top of desktop ?)
Visible bluetooth icon
Maybe related with https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=996908
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 20 development cycle.
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I confirm it on Fedora 20.
Bluetooth icon is missing until you connect it to one bluetooth device.
(In reply to Adhidarma Hadiwinoto from comment #2)
> Bluetooth icon is missing until you connect it to one bluetooth device.
The icons is only supposed to be shown when Bluetooth is in use, see the "update" section on https://wiki.gnome.org/Projects/GnomeShell/Design/Guidelines/SystemStatus/
>The icons is only supposed to be shown when Bluetooth is in use.
Stupid idea. Should be shown when Bluetooth is runing.
I have the same concern. In previous releases, I could click the icon to control Bluetooth settings. If it truly only appears when a device is connected, that seems like a step backward.
Bluetooth icon should be shown even when it is not in use to provide easy method to connect bluetooth device.
Current situation makes unnecessary chicken and egg problem.
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