Original topic:

Bluetooth switching while on phone calls

(Topic created on: 10-26-2021 09:02 PM)
mrigger3500
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My s21 ultra wants to connect to any of my bluetooth devices that it sees.
I use a headset all day talking to business associates but every time my phone sees any of my other blutooth devices it switches causing me to lose the call. lots of time it's when my wife comes home from work and her phone isn't connected to the cars bluetooth but mine does as she enters the driveway causing her to be confused as a random person is talking to her unexpectadly
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Tallman
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I remembered my Dad's car has the setting for not autoconnect (Toyota RAV4) . But not sure the other bluetooth devices. Maybe take a look at your car bluetooth settings?

I think Android or Samsung should implement autoconnect settings for devices. I can now see the problems if you have so many blue devices connect and disconnect while they are on all the time.
Georgine
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Hi, Welcome to the Samsung Members Community Canada. Please perform the reset Network Settings on your device and check if it works fine.

Go to Settings>> General Management>>Reset>>Reset Network Settings>>Reset settings.

This will reset all network settings, including those for Wi-Fi, Mobile Data, Bluetooth. Restart the mobile if necessary and check if it works.

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mrigger3500
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I have reset everything my phone is only 2 weeks old! Samsung needs to develop some software that alerts you if another bluetooth network becomes available before switching.
Have the ability to select priority devices and an alert that pops up asking if you would like to switch. I have connected my devices in the order that I use them in headset first then truck but it still just connects to the truck instead of staying connected to the headset
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