Bluetooth Controller

An Alfred Workflow


Short Description

A powerful toolkit for managing your bluetooth connections.

Last Updated

27 Mar 2020

Compatibility

Yosemite
(10.10)
Mavericks
(10.9)
Mountain Lion
(10.8)
Lion
(10.7)
Snow Leopard
(10.6)
Yes Yes Yes No No
 

Version

1.3
 

Bundle ID

com.vegardlandsverk.bluetoothcontroller
 

Bluetooth Controller

A powerful toolkit for managing your bluetooth connections.

Installation

Summary

Install blueutil, Python 3, and open alfred configuration file!

Instructions

  1. Install blueutil:

Using package manager Homebrew:

# install
brew install blueutil

# update
brew update
brew upgrade blueutil

# uninstall
brew remove blueutil

Using package manager MacPorts:

# install
port install blueutil

# update
port selfupdate
port upgrade blueutil

# uninstall
port uninstall blueutil
  1. Verify that Python 3 installed, install if otherwise.
python3 --version

Install using package manager Homebrew:

# install
brew install python3

# update
brew update
brew upgrade python3

# uninstall
brew remove python3

Install using package manager MacPorts:

# install
port install python3

# update
port selfupdate
port upgrade python3

# uninstall
port uninstall python3
  1. Open alfred installation file!

Usage

Manage bluetooth

  • Toggle bluetooth on and off: bt
  • Turn bluetooth on: bton
  • Turn bluetooth off: btoff

Toggle device connections

  • Connect/disconnect from device: btd + device name
  • By typing an argument, the workflow will automatically search through all devices prevously paired with the computer.

Manage favorite device

  • Set favorite device: btsetfavorite + device name
  • Toggle connection to favorite device: btx

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