I am using Kali Linux 2020.2, bluez installed for Bluetooth. When I search devices I only see the MAC address, but not the name of the devices. I found this GitHub issue, but it was closed without a solution:


Here is the imagebluetooth-device-mac-address

Does anyone know how to fix this?

1 Answer 1


You could try this:


I've not tested it myself. Please, let us know if it worked for you.

  • ithank you for your answer. I tried it but it is an old post. files do not have specified options. However it is good that i saw the main.config for bluetooth but could not find any related setting
    – Yilmaz
    Dec 22, 2020 at 18:28

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