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How to copy existing movie files on ipad to watch?

I have an iPad and a desktop running Ubuntu 12.04 with lots of movie files of various formats (avi, mp4, m4v, etc). Is it possible to transfer those files from within linux directly to the iPad ...
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How do I make Ubuntu appear as a bluetooth keyboard?

I have an iPad 2 and would like that my Ubuntu system appear as a bluetooth keyboard for it, so that what I type on my computer appears on my iPad. Is there a specific way to do that?
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Can I sync with my iOS4 device such as iPhone 4 and iPad? [closed]

If Ubuntu can't do this natively, are there any workarounds?
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How can share my printer so that I can use it with Airprint?

How can I set up Ubuntu to share my printer so that I can use it with Airprint ? Airprint is a system set-up by Apple on iOS devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch)
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Feed my AppleTv with media from my Ubuntu desktop PC

I'm about to buy an AppleTv and I'm wondering if it is possible to access the media that are hosted on my ubuntu PC. At home, I have: A Ubuntu PC with all my media on it A Windows Laptop (not ...
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Is there an Ubuntu tablet edition?

Is there a tablet version of Ubuntu? Will it run on the iPad or motion LE1600?
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What functionality of an iPad can I use with Ubuntu?

What functionality of an iPad can I use with Ubuntu? I'm thinking about buying an iPad, but I only have Ubuntu PCs these days (no Windows, no Mac), and I'm nervous that it may be too reliant on the ...
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How to charge an iPad?

Trying to charge my iPad with my Ubuntu 11.10 laptop (HP ProBook 5320m). It connects and I am able to download photos for instance. However battery doesn't charge at all. Does anyone know how to fix ...
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Emulator for iphone/ipod/ipad apps

Is there any emulator for linux which fully supports apple iphone/iphone/ipad apps? Any other way to run such apps on linux?
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I downloaded an EPUB file, how can I get it from Ubuntu to my IPad?

I am travelling tomorrow and I have some PDF's and e-books I want to read on my IPad. I have downloaded an EPUB file to my Ubuntu computer. I want to know how to sync files in Ubuntu with an IPad or ...
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How to Connect iPad to ubuntu 12.04 via Wifi or Cable (without jailbreak)

My laptop's OS is Ubuntu 12.04 and I bought an iPad, I want to transfer files (movies or reading materials) to and from my iPad. I tried some works on the Internet but they didn't work so if anybody ...
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How can I get a ubuntu box to appear on the network as a streaming device for a iPad

We're creating a solution which is basically a ubuntu desktop connected to a projector and managed by a iPad, is there something I can install on the ubuntu box so that I could play a video from ...
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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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Using an iPad or Nexus 7 as an Ubuntu Second Monitor

Is there any way to use an iPad mini or a Nexus 7 as a second monitor through a cable? I dont want something like vnc, I need it to work through the usb cable (or any other cable). I imagine that the ...
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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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Are there plans to remove the mouse cursor in uTouch?

I notice in the demo video of uTouch that the standard mouse pointer is still showing. Are there plans to remove the mouse cursor? This is one of the most annoying things when using touch technology ...
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Boot USB ubuntu image from iPad?

I know that you can run Ubuntu from a flash drive, booted from another machine. What I'm wondering is whether it's possible to boot such an image from an iPad (jailbroken or otherwise). I know that ...
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“Message did not receive a reply” browsing iPad 2

I've installed libimobiledevice and wanted to browse through my iPad 2 4.3.5 iOS. But I get this error: DBus error org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.NoReply: Message did not receive a reply (timeout by ...
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Ubuntu Touch for iPhones, iPods and iPads? [duplicate]

Is there any sign of Ubuntu Touch for iThingys in the near future?
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Where to get Ubuntu One for iPad?

The download page for iPhone and iPad seems only to offer apps for iPhone. I need one for iPad. Is one available? If so where?
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How do I make music sync with iOS 5 in Ubuntu 11.10 work?

I've tried several tutorials on the internet but nothing works. This is not a duplicate, it is true that there are several of them about ios5 but not one of them asks specifically about music syncing ...
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Why can't I stream music to my iPad?

I think that I uploaded 13 songs while in Ubuntu this afternoon. When I opened the app on the iPad, it said I need to subscribe to the streaming music service. I did. I entered my account information ...
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Is Ubuntu Touch available for iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad? [duplicate]

Has any one had any success booting Ubuntu Touch os on a iPod touch, iPhone, or iPad? I see that there has been other linux os to be loaded. Other possible resource: http://www.idroidproject.org/ ...
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Installing Ubuntu on iPad 1?

So, I might be getting an old iPad 1 to tinker with and had been doing my daily Question/Answer reviews and came across this question: How can I install Ubuntu on an iPad?. The device is so old I ...
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Save new files to ubuntu one from ipad apps

On my iPad I have various apps, that can create new files. But I can't find a way to save this new file to ubuntuone. Is there anything, that I missed? Thanks, Armin
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Ubuntu wifi makes ipad wifi very slow

I'm working on Ubuntu 12.04. Since one week, the wifi of the ipad is very slow when the wifi of the ubuntu is active. If I use a Ethernet cable everything is ok. Both are working with DHCP Any ...
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Problems using iPad and Ubuntu 12.04

I have two probems using my iPad with Ubuntu. The first one is that I can download music from my iPad, but not upload it. The second is that... after the first connection, the iPad doesn't appears in ...
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Why UbuntuOne for iOS doesn't make use of all the iPad screen?

It is nice to see the Ubuntu One Files app for iOS, but why hasn't the additional work been done so that it also works well on larger screens of the ipad?
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Can I use my iPad as installation media?

PC has crashed and no real access to another PC for a quick fix. If I could download the installer on my ipad and connect my ipad to my USB and boot my computer off of that..... That would be ...
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Best configuration for Ubuntu and Objective-C

Can someone post a proper Ubuntu Configuration for developing iPad's applications? I need a good IDE and a guide on how to install any essential compilers etc. Thanks
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Ubuntu One app installation “waiting” on iPad

I would like to install the Ubuntu One app on my iPad. When I choose "install" in the app store, the Ubuntu One icon appears on my screen with a progress bar and the message "waiting." And it stays ...
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490 views

Access from anywhere in the world?

How can I acess to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS with SSH and VNC from anywhere in the world with a wifi connection? I found this application, but can this app access my Ubuntu system from anywhere in the world?
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How can I edit a root file on a non-jailbroken iPad?

I often have to boot into OS X mode and use Xcode and so on for some Phonegap iOS development but it would be much easier to just edit the Javascript files I'm working on in Ubuntu, if that were ...
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How to transfer files a-la Dropbox with an iPad in a LAN?

I use Dropbox to transfer file (ebooks, documents, images...) to and from an iPad and 2 ubuntu laptops in the same LAN, but it's a nonsense to move files to the cloud and back again to the same LAN. ...
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Is Ubuntu One Files available for iPad client?

I saw the post about there being Ubuntu One Files for the iPhone in the works, is there one for the iPad as well? This would be very helpful for my work.
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How can I sync an iPad? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I sync with my iPhone 4 and iPad? I am mainly curious about my Music and Contacts...
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How can I sync my iPad with Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS? [duplicate]

I have an iPad 3rd Generation, it's called the New iPad, and I don't know how can I sync with my PC. I'm now using Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS. Thanks a lot!
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Ubuntu One and iPad

I have installed the Ubuntu One app for my iPad 3 running iOS 6. It runs and asked to access my pictures folder on the iPad, which I granted. Now it just displays a splash screen for the Ubuntu One ...
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How can I sync my new iPad on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I sync with my iPhone 4 and iPad? I use Ubuntu 12.04 and I would like to add some songs and videos. I installed libimobiledevice, I can transfer songs to my iPad ...
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362 views

Auto-run script when iPad plugged in

The way that Ubuntu handles documents on the iPad is awesome (without any configuration required). It beats windows, even with iTunes installed. I want to have the documents in certain iPad apps ...
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How can I configure AirPrint to use the photo tray when printing pictures from the iPad [closed]

I followed the steps in the answer to a previous question to setup my printer (HP Photosmart C5280) to be used from the iPad (iOS 4.2.1), which worked fine on Ubuntu 10.04. Apple claims, that for ...
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How to transfer pdf file to ipad 4?

I was able to transfer music by installing few libraries and then my device was recognised by rhythmbox. But no success in transferring pdf files to ipad. Any suggestions?? Thanks in advance.
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How to download Ubuntu One onto iPad? [duplicate]

How can I download Ubuntu One onto my Apple iPad so I can sync with my other devices?
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How do I jailbreak my iPad with Ubuntu?

I was recently given an Apple iPad and its software restrictions limit what I can do with it (installing software from other sources, customization, file explorer, etc). I know that the solution would ...
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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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Connect to Teamviewer inside a VM

here is my scenario; I installed a Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 32bit as a virtual machine using Virtualbox. installed latest updates and guest additions Install TeamViewer (official, latest .deb file from ...
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libimobiledevice can't transfer images properly to iPad 2 iOS7 (7.1 11D167)

I have used this tutorial from itsvoss.com and everything seems to be working quite alright. I can get the iPad 2 to trust the computer - and I can transfer images to the iPad. However, the images ...
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How to read audio comments of a pdf fie created in an IPAD

I have to listen to comments recorded in a pdf file by my supervisor; she used an IPAD. On the pdf-file I can see a little symbol with a "speaker" but when i click there nothing happens. I can see ...
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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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Is it possible to put Ubuntu on my Ipad2? [duplicate]

I want to change from IOs to Ubuntu on my Ipad2. Is there anyway to go about this?