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I am connecting my Nokia N73 through data cable with my laptop which has Windows 7 and Ubuntu.

If I connect using Windows, it gets connected and I can browse all the files and folders in my phone from the computer. If I connect from Ubuntu then its not getting connected, so and I am unable browse the internet or files on my phone.

Any support would be great help for me.

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Please paste output of dmesg and lsusb. (Open terminal and copy past output of the commands). –  mount.cifs Mar 15 '11 at 11:56
    
OP are you still looking for an answer? If so, you may need to repost your question as this is flagged for closure. =) –  Ringtail Mar 6 '12 at 22:19

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If you just want to access the files, go to Settings > Connectivity > USB Data Cable on your phone and in USB Data Cable either set Ask on conn. or Data Storage. The PC will then detect your phone as a normal USB drive and you can easily access contents.

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Looking through the Software Centre I found Wammu and GMobileMedia. I have no experience with them but they may allow you to use your phone as you want. see below screens

Wammu

GMobileMedia

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