By default, when you enable Bluetooth in Settings app in Windows 10, your PC will become discoverable by all the nearby devices. But there’s a small (old good) Control Panel checkbox to control / disable this behavior. It is reported to be working in Windows 10 as well.
If you are 100% sure (see details in the following parts of this article) that your PC with Windows 10 is discoverable via Bluetooth even though you have turned such possibility off, then truly disabling Bluetooth discovery will require you to:
- Tweak in Windows Registry or
- Mess up with Windows API (through PowerShell console) or
- Use some designated 3rd party Windows app that will do the trick for you
But, first let’s make ourselves sure that you really need to do anything.Read More “Disable Bluetooth discovery in Windows 10”