iOS is the main operating system on Apple's iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. Use this tag if you have questions or problems connecting an iOS device to Ubuntu

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iOS 6 Banshee Syncing

I got banshee to detect my ipod and it do The sync but the new songs simply just don't pop up on the music app. on the program on my ubuntu everything looks fine. its super annoying I have a ipod ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 get MAC like Icon Launcher [duplicate]

Anyway to get an Mac OS X style docker like this in the simplest way? I do not want a full redo of my Ubuntu theme, I just want the icon launcher look alike, any ideas?
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Why did debuild fail with “configure: error: unrecognized option:”

I was trying to follow the instructions listed in this question/answer. libimobiledevice 1.2 (iOS 8 Support) for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty The answer said : "Actually I cheated a bit. I couldn't satisfy ...
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libimobiledevice 1.2 (iOS 8 Support) for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty

Is there a PPA available for the most recent libimobiledevice 1.2 version with support for iOS 8 or can someone explain how to build it from source without messing up everything? ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 and iPhone 6/6+

Now that I've updated iPhones, I'm not able to get them mounted on my 14.04 machine with libimobiledevice installed. Searching around I can't find any information related to the iPhone 6 or 6+. Anyone ...
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Pls Help.. think i lost my MAC HD (despered)

So... one of this days i decided to install ubuntu on my mac mini but not with dual boot... i just installed in mac HD.So today i wanted back my OS sistem and i tryed to format the HD ( from terminal ...
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Mounting iPad/iPhone on Ubuntu 12.04

Is there an update on the issue about mounting IOS devices on Ubuntu that has the "trust this computer" message loop?
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Rhythmbox crashes when trying to access iPhone

Everytime when I connect my iPhone 5 (iOS 8.3) to my notebook running Ubuntu 14.04, Rhythmbox instantly crashes. Looking at /var/log/syslog reveals the following error: rhythmbox[20146]: segfault at ...
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Is it possible yet to synchronise music to an iPhone running iOS 5/6?

Is it possible yet to synchronise music to an iPhone running iOS 5/6? I tried it in the Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) live environment, but I didn't have any luck with Banshee or Rhythmbox. Is ...
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how to transfer music to iphone 4?

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 and I updated my iPhone 4's iOS to 7.0.4 (NOT Jail-broken) but I can't sync music using rhythmbox or any other tool, although my iPhone is detected when I plug it (new windows ...
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Can not See “Documents On Nick's iPad” device when plugging my iPad into my Ubuntu 14.10 System to view app documents

Whenever i plug in and mount my iPad to my computer (iPad running iOS 8.1.2 and computer running Ubuntu 14.10) all i see is a "Nick's iPad" device. I am supposed to but do not see a "Documents on ...
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sync music with a iPhone 4 iOS 6

Is there any way to sync an iPhone iOS 6 with my PC? I installed libimobiledevice and the iPhone is shown up in Rythmbox and Shotwell. But when i want to sync music with it, it doesn't work. There ...
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ITunes on Ubuntu to manage iOS apps

There are several iTunes/Ubuntu posts. I am not concerned with purchased media like music. I need to be able to put my iOS apps from iTunes desktop to an iOS device. (An app I need to transfer is no ...
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How can I login/logout of Game Center using the command line?

it would be nice to know a way to switch between clash of clans accounts faster. Going to settings and logging out then in GameCenter is getting annoying. I just want to be able to go to terminal and ...
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Sync iPad music

I know that in older versions of iOS, users were able to sync their iDevice with ubuntu. As I'm writing this now, the latest version of iOS is 7.1.2, and most of the users are using it (and we're ...
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Syncing iPhone with iOS 8.1 on Kubuntu

I am having a problem syncing (ringtones, photo uploading, backuping) an iOS device. I have the libimobiledevice 1.1.6 (from utopic) but does not work. No problem with "trust issue" but I can't mount ...
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Ipad won't mount on Ubuntu 12.04 after updating it to iOS 8

I just updated my iPad Air to iOS 8. Now it won't mount any more on my computer running Ubuntu 12.04. When I plug it in, it gives me a message that says, "Unable to mount iphone / Unhandled Lockdown ...
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How should I transfer photo (jpeg) files from my ubuntu 14.04 PC and display them on my iPad, without using iTunes?

I am very happy to manage my photo files centrally on my Ubuntu 14.04 PC. It is easy to mount an i-device onto the PC using a USB cable and opening Nautilus. (congrats for making that so seamless, ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS + ASUS AC68U router trafic redirection / filtering / remove ads

I have just added a HP Gen8 Microsever to my lan set-up and I'm wondering if there's a possibility to set it up in such a way that http traffic is automatically filtered for ads. Details on the ...
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Can't run script with proz on Ubuntu

I am trying to compile iOS code on Ubuntu. Trying to set up all tools according to: https://code.google.com/p/ios-toolchain-based-on-clang-for-linux/wiki/HowTo_en I get stuck on the point: ...
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Can't find “Documents on {username}'s iPad” in 12.04 with an iPad mini

I found this question for 13.10 : Mounting ipad in ubuntu 13.10 , can't find "Documents on iPad" device I solved my "trust-loop" issue as the link in that question suggested, by ...
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How would I broadcast a http website over WiFi?

I am trying to braodcast a http website over wifi using my laptop to enable my smartphone to connect to this website just by using wifi connection and a web browser. The goal is to create my private ...
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how to test web applications for mobile devices on ubuntu?

Is there any program like XCODE i can use on ubuntu to test web applications for iphones and iOS? I have ubuntu 14.04.
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - Apple iPad 3 (iOS 7 non-jailbroken) USB connection problem

I've bought an Apple iPad 3 (iOS 7 non-jailbroken), and I'm trying to connect it to my PC running Ubuntu 12.04 through the original USB cable. After I plugged in the cable, I got this message on the ...
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Mounting ipad in ubuntu 13.10 , can't find “Documents on iPad” device

I solved the "trust-loop" bug with this help: http://itsfoss.com/mount-iphone-ipad-ios-7-ubuntu-13-10/ But after my ipad is successfully mounted, I found out there is only one device detected but ...
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“ERROR: File doesn't exist” when trying to transfer files to iPhone [duplicate]

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 and want to transfer some videos to my iPhone 5 (iOS7) to it. When I connect the phone it is mounted correctly and I can see all the DCIM, Photo... folders in nautilus. But ...
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How to upgrade my iPhone 4 to iOS7 from Ubuntu 14.04?

I want to upgrade to iOS7 on my iPhone 4. Is there any way I can do that without installing a virtual machine? I currently run Ubuntu 14.04. Thanks a lot!
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How to allow iOS 7 iPhone to sync? “Trust this computer” appears endlessly [duplicate]

My iPhone 4S won't connect to my computer when running Ubuntu 13.04. The "Trust this computer" prompt just endlessly pops up. Without actually connecting. Any ideas? Maybe this is just going to be it ...
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How to manage music ipod touch 4g ios6 ubuntu 13.04

I am using ubuntu 13.04 and my ipod has has ios6, and its 4g. I have already tried libimobiledevice and also tried it with gtkp which says "Error initialising iPod: Unsupported checksum type". I ...
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How to copy music from iOS5 device

Besides running windows on virtual box, is there a native linux way to do this yet? ifuse? libimobiledevices?
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Can't do anything with my iPad (3rd gen) using 13.04

I'm just trying to put new music on my iPad. I've tried to get iTunes to run using play on Linux as well as Wine. I've also tried to add music with both Banshee and Rhythmbox. I can't make anything ...
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Drive ownership and permission - How do I make it accessible to all?

I have an external drive on which I backed up data from another external drive using my Ubuntu 12.10 system. Now it would seem that there is a problem with folder and file permissions on the drive as ...
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How can I prevent iOS devices from being mounted when I connect them?

I connect my iPod and iPad to my computer to charge them. I do not want them to automatically mount on the desktop. How can I keep using my computers many USB ports for charging without being ...
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Get music on iPod Touch iOS 6.1.3

I just got my sister to use Ubuntu, but now I have a really big problem, I promised her that syncing music would work with only drag and drop with Rhythmbox, because that is how I do with my iPod Nano ...
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will ios 6.1.2 work with ubuntu 12.10?

I am slowly adopting Ubuntu as my primary OS, and Open Source software for my applications. Libre Office is fine for me, GIMP will take a steep learning curve to replace Photoshop, Tax Act has an ...
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Can't store file to ubuntu One iOS client

I try to store files in Ubuntu One with help of standard tool in iOS 6.1 but when I tap on arrow menu shows only Google drive and doesn't show Ubuntu One client for storing data
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Can I develop iOS games on Ubuntu?

Can I develop for iOS on Ubuntu? I was told that since it was Unix based, that I could develop for iOS on Linux. But can I also upload iOS games to the Apple's App Store on Linux?
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Ubuntu OS on Iphone [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is ‘Ubuntu for phones’ and how can I get it? Will there be a way to install “Ubuntu for phones” on Apple mobile devices? Hei! I have a question regarding the ...
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My music doesn't sync with iPod Touch 4G iOS 5.1

I own an iPod touch 4G, it runs iOS 5.1.1, jailbroken. I also have my laptop running Ubuntu 12.04, with Banshee and Rhythmbox. I prefer Banshee over rhythmbox. In both Rhythmbox and Banshee, whenever ...
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What are some known VPN servers which work well with iOS and OSX clients?

I am looking for a stable VPN server which is known to work with iOS and OSX clients. If possible, I prefer packages that are installable via: sudo apt-get install XXX.
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Banshee music file copy to Mac iPhone 4s ios5.1 not permanent

In Ubuntu 12.04, when I drag .mp3 files from Banshee 2.6 to my Mac-formatted iPhone 4s ios5.1: Banshee says it's syncing with the phone, updating the media database, and the file count on the ...
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SVG version of Ubuntu One Files/Music apps for iOS

Is there an SVG version of the icon for either the Ubuntu One Files or Music app for iOS? The code on Launchpad only has PNG version.