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When I connect my phone Xperia Tipo to my Ubuntu 12.04, the USB icon does not appear in a launcher.

lsusb gives me following results:

Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 004 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0003 Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub
Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:0024 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub
Bus 002 Device 002: ID 8087:0024 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub
Bus 001 Device 003: ID 8086:0189 Intel Corp. 
Bus 001 Device 004: ID 1bcf:2880 Sunplus Innovation Technology Inc. 
Bus 003 Device 003: ID 0fce:5170 Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB 

I installed Wammu and it does not see phone either:

Wammu is now searching for phone:
All finished, found 0 phones
No phone has been found!

On the phone I have debbugging turned on and it sees Ubuntu.

Can I ask for instruction step by step? I am a begginer on Ubuntu.

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did you set the phone to "mass storage mode"? –  Rinzwind Apr 10 '13 at 19:12
    
I have the same problem now: I have Ubuntu 12.04 and I try to connect it with Sony Xperia Z2 (which has Android 4.4). I have set Mass Storage Mode(MSC) setting but nothing happens when I connect cell phone to the laptop. Please advise what else I can do/ Thanks! –  user291858 Jun 9 at 8:37

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select USB Connection Mode,then choose : Mass Storage Mode(MSC)

take a look for this step by step solution

it worked for me

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Whilst this may theoretically answer the question, it would be preferable to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference. –  Eliah Kagan Jul 3 '13 at 18:45

In your Xperia go to :

  1. Settings > Xperia > usb connectivity > usb connection mode
  2. Select Mass storage mode (MSC) > Press OK
  3. Then plug your phone with your SDCARD inside

Thats it.

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