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Android 2.3.4 Tablet U1 Files Client first login failure

I have installed (then uninstalled/reinstalled) the U1 Files client app to my generic Android 2.3.4 tablet. Every time I try to launch the app and get to the login screen I get the error ...
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Install Android OS along with Ubuntu and Windows

I have Dual Boot of Windows and Ubuntu 11.10, I recently learned that it is possible to install Android OS on Laptops, I also learned that in such cases Android uses its own Bootloader, Now what i ...
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How to make possible to install Samsung Kies?

I am not sure where this question is set to proper place or not. If not then please guide me to that place. I have a Samsung Galaxy SII, and doing Android development. A couple of days before I was ...
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Any Android managers like iTunes available for Ubuntu?

I recently got my first smartphone and its a HTC Wildfire S. In Windows, I installed DoubleTwist to manage and sync my music & video collection. But as my primary OS is Ubuntu (11.04), are there ...
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Failed to parse Adb version -Wrong ELF Class

My PC CONFIGURATION : UBUNTU 11.10 version 64 bit , ECLIPSE 3.7 , ANDROID SDK I tried hard to remove adb error but itsms not working and showing following Errors: /platform-tools/adb:Error While ...
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Files disappear in Ubuntu One for Android

I use the Ubuntu One Apps for my Samsung Galaxy Ace. Since the last update I have the following problem: When I download a file from a folder and it failed ( because I lose connection or something ...
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Nexus S 4g not detected by computer

A little bit of a disclaimer, I have very little knowledge of the correct terminology for some of the things I'm going to ask about, and I apologize in advance I have a Nexus S 4g phone that is, at ...
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Remote access my desktop through router

How can I remote access my computer desktop that is behind a router with my Android Tablet?
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Problems with android app after PW change

I'm using U1 on my phone, currently a Nexus S with Android 4. Everthing worked fine untill I changed my password recently. I can still use U1 on all computers (even without having to type in the new ...
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Ubuntu one music does not allow Ubuntu One Cloud mode. Cannot stream

The Ubuntu Files app works fine on my new device (Philips Go Connect (Android)) but when I try the Ubuntu One Cloud mode on the Ubuntu Music app it does not manage to sign in but says "Oops something ...
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Can`t connect to an ubuntu 11.10 wi-fi hotspot [closed]

I've googled much and finally managed to create a hotspot on Ubuntu 11.10 to use it as a router. But there's another problem - my phone (Samsung Galaxy Gio, running android 2.3.3) can't see it.
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Ubuntu One + Android - sync any file?

I recently started playing Baldur's Gate again, and since I have a decent Android phone and lots of time to kill while commuting, I thought it'd be cool to sync the saves on my laptop with my phone so ...
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Is the Ubuntu One Android app available for the Amazon Kindle Fire?

I was hoping that it would be possible to have the app downloaded from the Amazon Android app store, however it is not available there. I realize that it is available from the Google Android ...
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Unable connect to android phone using bluetooth [closed]

How do I connect my laptop to my HTC Wildfire through bluetooth? The laptop is running xubuntu 11.10, and I have updated Blueman to version 1.23 through their launchpad PPA. The phone is running ...
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Executing adb from php

I am trying to run adb from PHP using: exec( 'adb devices', $output, $return_val ); but I get 126 error. I think the problem is that php is running as 'www-data' user and does not have permissions ...
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How do I mount a Motorola Droid Bionic?

I have 11.10 running on a virtual machine on my MacBook Pro. I tried to connect my Motorola Droid Bionic via USB, but Ubuntu is not finding it (or I cannot find the mounted device). I am new to ...
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How can Clementine music player put my music playlists on my Android phone?

I'm using Clementine music player and love it. I'm running the latest version of Ubuntu, have a Motorola Atrix, and am running PlayerPro on my phone, but will switch to another player easily. I can ...
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How to sync tasks between Ubuntu and Android?

I was using first Tasque and then GTG on Ubuntu and Astrid on Android with Remember The Milk as the backend. Recently, Astrid has dropped support for Remember The Milk, and both Tasque and GTG's ...
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Can not access files in any folder on Samsung Galaxy SII

When I connect my Samsung Galaxy SII with USB cable my DCIM folder looks empty although I can see my files on phone. Do you have any idea what would be the problem? On computer: On phone:
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Share Wifi Connection with Android device [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do you make a bridge between two connections? I have a Laptop with Ubuntu 11.10 connected via Wifi to internet. I would use the laptop as access point and let other ...
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How can I stream my audio output with VLC to my Android device? [closed]

I want to use my Android device like a wireless headset, I want to stream my audio output with VLC and listen to that with an Android app. How can I make this happen with VLC? and what app can I use ...
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How do I mount, edit and repack an .img file? [duplicate]

I have downloaded a .img file to use on my Android device. I have to edit a file in the image in order to use it. How can I mount the file so I can edit the text file and then re-pack the .img?
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android plugin in eclipse lost after upgrade

Recently, i upgraded from Ubuntu 11.04 to 11.10, Eclipse also upgraded to Helios but android Plugin and projects are lost.what to do to restore them?
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Metadata won't show in U1 Music for Android [closed]

I can't get the metadata to display on U1 Music for Android. All I get is "unknown artist" and "unknown album". Everything shows up in Banshee. The files live in my purchased music folder and were ...
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File transfers by USB stalling and failing [closed]

I connect to my Samsung Galaxy S2 by USB from my Ubuntu 11.10 computer. It was working fine up until a few days ago. Now, for reasons I can't determine, whenever I try to copy any files using the ...
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How to use android 2.1 phone as remote audio receiver?

I have an unused HTC Hero Android phone (running Android OS 2.1), I would like to connect it to audio amplifier and leave it connected for months, so I could use this android phone as remote ...
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Phone pictures not showing in UbuntuOne folder on computer

I downloaded the Android app for my phone and set it up to move my pictures from the phone into UbuntuOne. When I go to the UbuntuOne web site the folder shows up and I can view the pictures after I ...
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Problems syncing photos and strange effects of uploaded files from other devices [closed]

I have a Galaxy Spica (GT-i5700) Android v2.1, rooted with Leshak dev 7 #123. But never mind the root info, the problem would be the same unrooted. The photos from this phone is stored in ...
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HTC Android device mounted as USB drive is read-only unless I'm root

When I connect my HTC Incredible S to my Ubuntu 10.10 system as a USB drive, the device seems to mount OK, but is read-only unless I access it as root. For example, if I run nautilus, I can't drag and ...
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Is it possible to do a USB File Transfer on a Motorola Droid X2?

I just got a Droid X2 and I want to mount my MicroSD located in my Droid X2 on my laptop running Ubuntu 11.04, and I am wondering if there are some drivers, or a program I need to install, because I ...
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Sync folder with Android device

I would like to have a folder with all my music which is automatically synced on my Android device (Wifi only, plugged in only, like in SugarSync). Is there any hope for this feature to be implemented ...
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How can I install an Android environment on my Ubuntu system?

I'm wondering if there's an environment for my Ubuntu to try out Android 3.0. I just WANT to!!!
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Can the Android files app sync local file changes to U1

Does the Android files app sync changes made to local files back to U1? - it seems not to. I have a bunch of photos sync'd to U1 but when I delete a photo from my device it remains on U1. I'd like ...
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Why doesn't Ubuntu One Music app (Android) recognise mp3 files uploaded via the U1 REST API?

I've uploaded a few music files (.mp3 and .ogg, no DRM) via the Ubuntu One REST API. (I'm writing a python library that uses it.) The Ubuntu One Music app on my Android phone doesn't pick up on these ...
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Are there any applications to manage SMS messaging on an Android from Ubuntu?

I have an Android phone because I'm awesome. I would like to be more awesome though. I would like to be able to send and receive text messages (SMS/MMS/etc) from my desktop when I'm near it, mainly ...
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Having Problems detecting my Android Phone

I have an A3 phone from Thailand, when I connect it to my PC running Windows it prompts me to install the driver to make it work properly. However, when I use my Ubuntu 10.10 there is an error ...
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how to make a custom ubuntu 11.10 64 bit installation DVD

i want to include some packages into Ubuntu,the packages i want to add are ubuntu resticted extra(mp3 codecs,wifi drivers) 32 bit libraries(ia32-lib) kvm with gui(for virtualization/emulation of ...
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android ubuntu one sync changes back

Can i sync changes from my Android to U1 and therefore back to my pc. I am hoping to sync my keepass database between my pc and phone. If I subscribe to a site through my phone, I'd like to have ...
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Ubuntu wont recognize ASUS Transformer [closed]

I plug in my ASUS Transformer TF101 to my ASUS N43JM notebook computer running Ubuntu 11.10 64it but no USB device is recognized... not even that something "unknown" was plugged in. However it does ...
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Ubuntu One only downloads filenames

I have installed Ubuntu One on two Android devices and two different laptops (running 10.x and now 11.1). After playing with it a bit, I have concluded that either: I am missing something, or I have ...
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Change name of mobile android device

I have 2x HTC EVO Android devices. Both devices show up as Pictures-PC36100. I have to open the folder and then open a picture inside to figure out which phone the folder belongs to. Is there ...
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Banshee does not remember sync settings [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My 'Sync Preferences' are not being saved when I disconnect my Android smartphone from Banshee My phone connects, mounts and will sync files properly but will ...
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Is there a way to automatically sync Ubuntu One and the Android client?

Is there a way to automatically sync Ubuntu One and the Android client? I have tried 2 phones and all I get in "Account and sync" menu is "sync is off" in both. Is it normal? Thanks
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Ubuntu One Files Guide for Android?

I can't find any guide or faq anywhere so I have to ask these silly questions. When I add a new folder to be synced it always claims the folders are empty. How do I set up folders to be synced on the ...
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How to share a wired Internet connection with an Android phone?

I have been trying to share my wired Internet connection with my Android phone. However I could not succeed in doing this. Has anyone of you ever succeeded? Operating systems that I use are as ...
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“Error: null” when trying to log into Ubuntu One [closed]

I just installed the Ubuntu One app. When I log in, I keep getting the message "Error: null" and it doesn't show any shared files on the desktop. I am using the Samsung Galaxy S.
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Always a 'Network error' on mobile in Ubuntu One Music

I'm using Ubuntu One in Android 2.3. I have always a "A network error occured. Try again later" when I try to retrieve the list of music files on cloud (the demo goes well). My network connection is ...
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Ubuntu one phone files are synicing but I can not view them from desktop can see them from web interface

I have the Ubuntu one app for droid and I am running Ubuntu 10.04 lts. I can take a picture on my phone and sync it to ubuntu one. it has a special folder for my mobile pictures and documents. I can ...
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Is it possible to make Ubuntu One Music respect compilation artist?

It seems like the Ubuntu One Music Android application does not respect the "Compilation Artist" and just makes a whole album, new for each artist in an Album I own (that is made by many people). I ...
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“Error: No peer certificate” in Ubuntu One Android app

Downloading and (automatic) uploading in the Ubuntu One Android app stopped working all of a sudden. The upload of other files also doesn't seem to work. It keeps saying: "Error: No peer certificate". ...