This FAQ answers how to connect iPhone to Bose Docking Station.
The new iPhone, iPhone 5, features a new connector for charging. Unfortunately, the lightning connector does not allow the iPhone 5 to be plugged into the Bose SoundDock.
The CoolStream Bluetooth Receiver connects the new iPhone to the old Bose docking station using wireless Bluetooth technology. By using the CoolStream Bluetooth Receiver music can be streamed from the iPhone 5 to the Bose.
Follow these steps to connect the iPhone to the Bose docking station.
1. Plug the CoolStream Bluetooth receiver on to the 30 pin connector of the Bose
2. The blue light should be blinking on the CoolStream
3. Go to Setting -> Bluetooth on the iPhone.
4. Tap CoolStream and wait for “Connected” to appear (3 seconds)
5. If required the pairing code is 0000 (four zeroes)
6. Play music
The CoolStream Bluetooth Receiver is compatible with both the Original iPod 12V Bose SoundDock and the later iPhone Bose SoundDock version.
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