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Can't install ubuntu touch in my android device…need help [duplicate]

ubuntu-device-flash --channel=devel --bootstrap 2015/08/16 14:58:13 Expecting the device to be in the bootloader... waiting 2015/08/16 14:58:13 Device is |HUAQIN82_CWET_KK| 2015/08/16 14:58:13 ...
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bluetooth does not appear in pulseaudio as a possible source/sink

I am trying to setup my ubuntustudio 14.04 , 64bit as a bluetooth audio sink (service a2snk in a2DP), so that I can redirect music from the android phone to the pc and from there to my speakers. I am ...
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looking to reinstall ZTE P7431 image

i´ ve been looking to set up my invironment to work on an android device which infact does n´t boots up, Ive been checking the android out with a root program, and rasy adb to check out it´s files ...
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Teamviewer Display

I have been using Teamviewer on my Android 4.4.2 tablet (similar to http://www.amazon.com/Tagital%C2%AE-T10-Bluetooth-Pre-installed-Supported/dp/B00N3Q4XMY) to access my Ubuntu operated desktop and I ...
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Nexus 4 Android 5.1 not recognized

So, here's my situation: I have a Google Nexus 4 that I installed Ubuntu touch onto. Everything worked great, except that I was missing some key apps that I needed so I reverted my phone back to ...
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Wifi hotspot have problems on Android

I created wifi hotspot on my Ubuntu 14.04 laptop and I'm using that wifi connection on Android phone. I can use it for some websites like Facebook, but it don't work when I try to download something ...
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MotoG not recognized in ubuntu 12.04, MTP mode not supported. Why?

I bought a MotoG handset and wanted to transfer music files to my phone. But as I connect it to my laptop, Ubuntu doesn't recognize the phone, whereas it detects my friend's HTC phone. Basically, when ...
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Rhythmbox and LG G3

hope someone can help me with this. I have a LG G3 that i would like to transfer music to via Rhythmbox, but i would like to have it in ogg format, i know it can do it because on previous android ...
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Android Studio how to get “OpenJDK shows intermittent performance and UI issues.” warning message *back*!

tl;dr: how to "undo" an erroneous click on "Do not show again" in Android studio? ** When I fire up Android Studio (installed using umake on Ubuntu 14.04) I used to get a warning message telling me ...
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Android phone's microSD not useable by Windows 8, after using under Ubuntu

I connected my Android phone (as 'mass storage') to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. It has a microSD card with fat32 filesystem. Thereafter I logged it to Windows and connected, but my Windows 8 didn't recognise ...
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Error message upon opening Virtualbox

I am using a Dell Inspiron 1525 running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.I am getting a problem in running the android emulator on genymotion. Genymotion suggested to run it through oracle VM Virtualbox. When I did ...
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“Starting Wireless Hotspot…” but nothing happens

I was trying to create an WiFi hotspot for my android device. I used ap-hotspot to do so. I configured the ap-hotspot using sudo ap-hotspot configure Then I started ap-hotspot using sudo ...
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Want to connect Sony Z2 (Android phone) to Ubuntu 12.04

I have Ubuntu 12.04 and I try to connect it with Sony Xperia Z2 (which has Android 4.4) via USB. I have set Mass Storage Mode(MSC) setting but nothing happens when I connect cell phone to the laptop. ...
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can Android apps be used in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Is it possible to use Android apps in Ubuntu? This question was allready asked and answered before but now we are over 4 years later. Is the situation unchanged?
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ADB: No devices found

I have a laptop running Ubuntu 14.04 and Android Studio 1.3. Although my phone (LG Escape 2) shows up on the launchpad, and the file system is accessible, it is completely and totally undetected by ...
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Android device won't transfer video files in 15.04

I recently decided to fully migrate to Linux from Windows and am glad I did. There is only one thing that I can't seem to understand and that is, why is it so difficult for Android devices to ...
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Is there an Ubuntu Touch function similar to toasts in Android?

I'm jumping into development for the Ubuntu phone and I've found a situation where I believe a short, ephemeral message similar to Android's toasts would be appropriate. Is there a similar function ...
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Alternative way to download and install Ubuntu Touch (dual boot) on Nexus 4

Since I have connection issues (I live in China, where nothing will download properly except if provided a mirror inside China), I have downloaded the Clockworkmod Recovery image for mako, the ...
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New AVD not creating properly in android

I have copied android-sdk-linux folder from one PC to another PC, and installed Eclipse and Set appropriate paths (both tools and Platform-tools) but I cannot create any avd. When I try to create ...
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How do I get Ubuntu to successfully sync the phablet repository?

I'm running an Ubuntu(14.04) Virtual Machine on my Mac so I can install Ubuntu Phone on my Android tablet. However, since Ubuntu Touch has never been ported to my tablet(NextBook 10SE), I have to port ...
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connect to PPTP VPN server

I have created a PPTP VPN server by following ubuntu's guide . Now i have my problem now is that my android phone could not connect to the pptp which i created.So i search and found this link for ...
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Simple Scan: PDF does not open on Android (Adobe reader) (dated 1970!)

I have been scanning some documents lately in order to have them with me on my android tablet or smartphone. I share them on DropBox and open them with Adobe reader. The problem is that most of the ...
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ADB needs root after upgrading to Android 5.1.1

I am building Android from source in order to install my company's custom filesystem (Datalight Reliance Nitro). I'm using an Ubuntu 12.04 PC as my host device and a Nexus 7 (flo) as my Android ...
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No Android SDK, neither Java found

I have Java installed correctly, I did it by the manual http://www.wikihow.com/Install-Oracle-Java-on-Ubuntu-Linux I also installed Android SDK. However when I try to create a new Project IntelliJ ...
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google chrome remote desktop on ubuntu

Recently I've downloaded the google app called "google chrome remote desktop" which I would like to use for controlling my pc with Ubuntu 15.04 64 bit remotely from my Android phone. So, I installed ...
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How to sync clipboard between ubuntu desktop and android phone?

Is there's any way by which I can sync clipboard Ubuntu 12.04/14.04 with android phone with JellyBean 4.1.2 preferably over same wifi network or over internet if that's not possible. In windows ...
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Computer don't detect android one usb device

I have Ubuntu 14.04 installed on my system. Right now I want to use an Android one device which is running android 5.1 for testing purposes but the system can't detect the USB device. I followed ...
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Android SDK having trouble with ADB

So, I installed the Android SDK, Eclipse, and the ADT. Upon firing up Eclipse the first time after setting up the ADT, this error popped up: [2012-05-29 12:11:06 - adb] ...
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How to run an Android emulator in Ubuntu 13.04

Is there any way of doing this in 13.04? If so, can you also provide a step-by-step instruction on how to do it ?
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key exchange in android app [closed]

i am new to android programming. we are working on a simple messaging application and encryption we used is Advanced encryption standard 256 by default. now i want to do the following:- How to do key ...
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Cursor integration problem in Virtualbox 5 Android x86 Ubuntu 14.04

I'm running Kubuntu 14.04. I installed Virtualbox 5.0 from Oracle. Then I installed Android x86 4.4-r3 in a guest VM. My problem is that when I move the cursor over the guest window the cursor ...
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Help following instructions (stuck at editing a file)

I'm following these instructions. This is what I've done so far: Installed JDK Downloaded NDK & SDK, extracted them and MOVED them to usr/src Configured my $PATH Ran android and now I'm ...
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Problems with Eclipse and Android SDK

I installed Eclipse, openjdk6 and downloaded and extracted the sdk manager file. Now, When I created an Android project I got the following error: 2012-06-06 18:44:40 - contactManager] ...
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ubuntu touch S6102 no bootloader

I have a Samsung S6102 with android 2.3.6. I have tried to install ubuntu touch while following the instalation instuctions on your page step by step. However I have a problem. While android is ...
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Google authenticator for Galaxy Nexus with Ubuntu Touch

I'm en route to try and install ubuntu touch on my galaxy nexus (GSM-i9250). Since I'm using the google authenticator app in order to access my google account, I'm afraid that I'll be locked out of my ...
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Boot into Ubuntu from Android Tablet with Live USB Drive

I have an Android ASUS Slider tablet. I have successfully installed UBUNTU to an 8GB thumb drive. I would like to boot into the thumb drive the same way I do with a windows system except I would like ...
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Android Studio Google map error

I've problem with Google Maps because it don't want to be open. I've found some solution for that problem but don't know how to make it works... I've try to install that adb install ...
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Can I change absolutely 'everything' if using Ubuntu Touch on my android phone?

I'm interested in using Ubuntu Touch with my Aquarius phone because I'd like to use my phone paired with some devices I've created but I would need to implement some functionalities beyond simple ...
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Sending SMS from Ubuntu without splitting the message into parts

I know there are a lot of apps that enable sending SMS through PC/Laptop. I've tried a number of them. But my problem is these apps break my message into parts when the messages exceed 160 characters. ...
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Generating .ovpn Config for android phone

I'm using an Ubuntu Server and I wanted to use OpenVpn for my server and my android phone. I installed OpenVpn connect for my phone and the software needs *.ovpn file from my server. How can I ...
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How to add proxy setting to Android Sdk Manager to add Sdk packages

i have recently switched from windows to Ubuntu 14.04 and i having trouble in downloading SDK packages via Android SDk manager as my internet connection is proxy secured and i unable to add proxy ...
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Build Android L error after upgrade system today

I update system today,and i found that i can't build Android L successfully anyhow. Build error log as follow: Completed secimage signed appsbl (logs in out/target/product/msm8994/secimage.log) Yacc: ...
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How to access hotspot created on Linux(Ubuntu/ Mint)from android device?

I am able to create hotspot(ad-hoc) and it is visible to other laptops and connects successfully but hotspot is not visible to android devices.
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Ubuntu for Arm on AOC All in One Android Monitor

I would like to install Ubuntu for Arm on an AOC A2272PW4T, a 22" All in One mointor that can act as a display as well as a giant 22" android tablet. I had a slight issue where I got locked out of ...
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I cant connect my yoga tab 8(ANDROID 4.4.2) to ubuntu 14.04

When is connect it first shows up and works perfectly but when i try to copy or delete something it shows that file location missing or libmtp error . I tried the sudo apt-get install mtpfs command ...
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Make laptop files accessible to android device over laptop Wifi antenna?

I would like to be able to access the files on my Ubuntu laptop from my Android phone and tablet. Ideally, I would want to do this over my own secure Wlan and then over sftp or Samba shares. Since ...
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ERROR: 32-bit Linux Android emulator binaries are DEPRECATED when attemping to run the Android emulator

I have set the android development environment in Ubuntu 10.10, 32 bit. After creating the AVD when I launched the emulator I have received the following error. ERROR: 32-bit Linux Android ...
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How to mount a samsung galaxy s5?

My laptop runs on Ubuntu 12.04 and when trying to connect my phone to access files through the usb port, this comes up: Unable to mount SAMSUNG_Android Error initializing camera: -60: Could not lock ...
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Frontend to view Android's videos in Ubuntu

I have videos taken by my Android phone Samsung galaxy S4. I see the device and the memory card in my system. I could search those files by find [/media/] -iregex *.mp4 but I would like to sync those ...
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Mount Android phone for another user

There are 2 Android phones connected to a particular machine, and they're mounted automatically in /run/user/<my_uid>/gvfs/. That's cool and all, but unfortunately I need them to be mounted ...