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Atheros AR3012 Bluetooth(R) Adapter, Version for Microsoft® Windows® 7

This utility will install the originally shipped version of the Atheros AR3012 Bluetooth(R) Adapter for the Sony VAIO® computers listed below.



This utility is only for use with the following Sony VAIO® Computers


Do not install this utility with any other model of computer (including other Sony computers sold worldwide).


During the installation of this update, be sure that you are logged in as the Administrator or as a user with Administrative rights.


To ensure that no other program interferes with the installation, save all work and close all other programs. The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding.


It is highly recommended that you print out these instructions as a reference during the installation process.

Download And Installation Instructions

Please follow the steps below to download and install the AHDBLT-00268120-0042.exe program.

  • Download the AHDBLT-00268120-0042.EXE file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
  • Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the AHDBLT-00268120-0042.EXE file to begin the installation.
  • At theUser Account Controlwindow, click theYesbutton
  • If theSelect Languagewindow appears, select the language you wish to use and click theOKbutton.
  • At theSelect Countryscreen, select the country for the installation and click theNextbutton.
  • At theWelcome to Atheros AR3012 Bluetooth(R) Adapter Setup Programwindow, click theNextbutton.
  • Read the Software License Agreement and click theI Agreebutton
  • At theFinishedscreen, click theFinishbutton.
  • At theThis system must be restarted to complete the installationscreen, click theOKbutton to restart the system.

The installation of the Atheros AR3012 Bluetooth(R) Adapter is completed.

File Info

File Name

  • AHDBLT-00268120-0042.exe

File architecture

  • 64 bit

File Size

  • 114.97 Mb

Release Date

  • 11-71-2012
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