Archived - Bluetooth: Sending files with Bluetooth File Exchange in Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard
Bluetooth, Mac OS X 10.4, Mac OS X 10.5
When attempting to transfer a file using Bluetooth File Exchange from a Mac OS X 10.4 or 10.5-based Mac to a Mac running Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, a message may appear which states that the Mac does not have the necessary services.
To send a file using Bluetooth to a computer running Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, you must enable Bluetooth Sharing in Sharing preferences. By default, Bluetooth Sharing is turned off in Leopard.
- On each Mac OS X 10.5-based Mac, from the Apple menu, choose System Preferences.
- From the View menu, choose Sharing.
- Check (click) the "On" box next to Bluetooth Sharing.
- Close the Sharing preferences window.`