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It seems to me Ubuntu one cloud folder remembers booth email ID and Device and Device is identified by GID which changes if you re-install Ubuntu on the same device. How do I retrive my cloud folder from the that was generated during the sync of previous installation. I see the other device in my account but I cannot connect to it.

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During the re-installation I have used the same user-name and the same name of the computer. My synchronized folder were in my /home. At the end of the process I could download what was synchronized

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