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Unable to tether iphone's personal wireless hotspot on 13.10

In Windows I could turn on person hotspot on the iphone, connect the iPhone via USB and it would recognize the iPhone hotspot and connect to it. On Ubuntu 13.10, I can see my files on connecting to ...
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Ubuntu 13.04/13.10 won't trust iPhone

Users have reported issues with connecting their iPhones 5 to Ubuntu 13.04 and 13.10. The iPhone reports "Trust the currently connected computer?" When the users selects 'Trust', it continues to ask. ...
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Use wifi from iPhone via thethering

Im trying to get my friend to try out Elementary OS Luna (based on Ubuntu 12.04) but the problem at our school is that the wifi dosen't support Linux, only Windows, Mac and Android. Therefor I get my ...
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How can I Sync/Backup iPhone 4S (IOS 7) with ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I have recently upgraded my iPhone 4S to IOS 7. I have ubuntu 12.04 LTS installed on all my systems and due to Security reasons it is not safe to sync and backup my iPhone on other's Windows based ...
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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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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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Ubuntu 12.04 usb iphone 4s tethering

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 and I can't get the tethering to work. I found many solutions to this problem, but I don't have Internet access except the iPhone. And most of the fixes are online based ...
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How can I connect my iphone with ubuntu? [duplicate]

Cannot connect Iphone 5 ios7 to ubuntu 12.04 Endless loop of 'Trust this computer' if I trust it. The device 'Samis' is locked. Enter the passcode on the device and click 'Try again'. Unable to ...
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many phones to one computer, contacts sync through thunderbird local and cloud NOT googlecontatcs

What smartphone can be used in conjunction with UbuntuOne, to synchronise a PC (ubuntu 12.04, thunderbid, evolution) with multiple phones' contact databse (3,000 contatcs). nokia n900, nokia n70, ...
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Can I get a Messaging app for my Ubuntu 13.10 Laptop? (I have an iPhone 5s)

I know there are ways to message on Ubuntu if you have an Android, I am wondering if it is possible to message when you have an iPhone. The best would be an iMessage Client for Ubuntu, but I don't ...
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iPhone 4S with iOS7 unable to connect. [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and when i try to connect my iPhone i get the following message. The device 'Mithun's iPhone' is locked. Enter the passcode on the device and click 'Try Again'. I ...
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Access files on iPhone 4s from Ubuntu?

I have an iPhone 4s with ios7. When i plug in my iPhone on Ubuntu 13.10, the window says my phone is locked and I cant access the files. I push "trust" Computer on my phone and it just keeps popping ...
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iOS 7 Locked Bug via Ubuntu 13.10

I wanted to bring up an issue with the latest Ubuntu release that I hope can be solved. Although I will agree with the community that iOS 7 is not the most open platform release, it still is my desire ...
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Get rid of Mac OS X partition on Dual boot

First time posting on AskUbuntu. I am new to Ubuntu/Linux and I have a MacBook Pro. I have finally got the dual boot to work. My laptop is a little older so it only has a 250Gb hard drive. I am ...
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Ubuntu 12.4lts iPhone 5 can't mount. test this computer loops endlessly [duplicate]

Just what the subject said. Wife just got a new iPhone 5c iOS 7. I had pulled all the goodies off her old android (now my new android) and wanted to dump the pics and stuff back onto her new phone. ...
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I'm having trouble running a python script and then continuing with my bash script

I am using tcprelay.py from usbmuxd to forward local port 2222 to remote port 22 so that I can SSH into my iPhone over USB. If I run python ~/Downloads/usbmuxd-1.0.8/python-client/tcprelay.py -t ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 and MacBook 4,1 wireless problem; NO wired connection

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 to dual boot with OS X Lion on my MacBook 4,1 (early 2008). Wireless doesn't work. Ubuntu knows--get the Broadcom driver, right? Sure, but the problem is I'm tethered to ...
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How to access iPhone through USB

I plugged my I Phone into the USB port and don’t see the photos or music. I looked in search computer and online sources. Thanks John
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Can I connect my iPhone now that I have updated to iOS 7?

Basically, I get an endlessly looping pop-up asking "do I want to trust this computer?" When I click 'trust' it just won't connect. Will this problem ever be solved or should I just restore to a ...
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call a modem using ubuntu and a iphone

I'm having a pc with ubuntu, and want to call a machine with a modem on it. The things I have in my work is the following, my pc with ubuntu, my iphone. Is it possible to call ( in this case a ...
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Used wireless as hotspot but connected device (iphone 3) gets no conection?

If got an EeePc with interenet connection via LAN. Because I have no WLAN in my office I want to share it to my Iphone -- although the Iphone can connect to the laptop it does not get any IPadress ...
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iPhone data transfer rate is very slow

I'm using a Sony Vaio with 8GB of RAM with a Core i5 3rd generation processor. Recently, I've dual-booted Windows 8 with Ubuntu 13.04. The question is: when I'm syncing my iPhone 4S with Windows, I ...
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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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Iphone 4 and ubuntu 13.04

Hello I have a big problem, When I am trying to sync my music with iPhone 4 using rhythmbox it just exits. When I am trying to sync my music using banshee its just freezes. anyone have ideas?
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How to use iPhone 4S connection for Internet in Ubuntu 13.04

Is it possible to use a iPhone 4S's cell connection for Internet in Ubuntu 13.04 via the charger cable without jailbreaking? My Internet sometimes gets frustratingly slow and it would be handy to have ...
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SSH—Can't reach iphone root folder

When using Nautilus Connect to Server to connect with an iPhone over SSH, it takes me to a location that just has the Media and Library folders. Their location is ...
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How can drag music to my apple iPhone 4s [duplicate]

I want to know how to drag and sync all my apple devices to linux because i already tried using Rythymbox,Banshee,Clementine,etc....
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“Transport failed” trying to access iPhone filesystem using iFuse

I want to access iPhone file system using CLI form Ubuntu 12.10 I have installed ifuse. But it gives me the error Transport failed. How to solve?
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Unbuntu 13.04: Synchronizing an iPhone's contacts and calendar without Ubuntu One

What is the best solution to synchronize the contacts and calendar of an iPhone with your local Ubuntu installation? Note: Thunderbird with its Lighning extension currently seems to be the best ...
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Ubuntu touch and iPhone [duplicate]

Why can^t we install ubuntu touch on iphone ? if we can please let me know what is the way for it. Already we are running ubuntu on mac :) Thanks in advance
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Trouble installing iTunes and reading USB DVD Drive on Ubuntu

I am new to Ubuntu and struggling with a few things: An error occurred when checking for updates whilst trying to install something to read iTunes, or at least read music from iPhone. I've got this ...
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How can I start porting Ubuntu Touch to the iPhone?

I've been interested in porting Ubuntu to my Apple hardware for quite some time and I'm coming to the conclusion that I'm going to have to do the port myself but I have no idea how to complete such a ...
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Rhythembox and iPhone 5 syncing on 13.04

Rhythembox 2.98 sees my iPhone 5 64GiB iOS 6.1.4, I can view the information page and can set up a sync, however, when I right click and select sync. Rhythembox Crashes without any details! I know ...
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How to sync iPhone 4S/iPod (iOS6.1.3) on 13.04

I'd like to sync my music and transfer it to my iPhone in Ubuntu 13.04. Trouble is I've tried using Banshee, Rhythmbox, GTKPod and nothing happens. Banshee goes through the process of viewing/adding ...
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iTunes on Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

How do I install Apple iTunes on UBuntu 12.04 in order to connect my iPhone with my PC? I tried PlayOnLinux, but it says "wine does not support usb yet" when trying to install it.
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Sync iPhone contacts to Ubuntu [closed]

I have followed this link but I am getting following error NameError: global name 'iphone' is not defined. How to resolve? I am also getting this error: Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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Ubuntu one shows pending uploads on iphone after uploading pictures

Using Ubuntu One Files on iPhone. After uploading pictures 5 pictures still show pending upload. These pictures are available on my laptop after syncing. When I try to open iPhone-Pictures on my ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 mounts iPhone disk spaces and after a while unmounts them

iPhone 4, iOS 6.1.3, Ubuntu 13.04 On 12.10 and before, I could mount my iPhone without problems. Ubuntu mounted automagically two "shares", "iPhone" and "Documents on iPhone", and you can access your ...
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Ubuntu One iOS photo sync

How do i set up Ubuntu One to sync only the latest photos on the iPhone, and not all the photos in the photo library?
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iPhone 4s + Rhythmbox = Fail (12.10, ios 6.1.3) [duplicate]

(This is emphatically not a double of this: How to sync songs in Rhythmbox with an iPod. I've tried everything there.) Can't seem to control how to add music to an iPhone. It will either: Try to ...
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How can I use my phone or tablet as mousepad?

I just set up my Ubuntu desktop to use our living room TV as a monitor, and I would like to be able to use either my iPhone or Nexus 7 tablet as a mousepad/keyboard for controlling it from the couch. ...
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how to make iphone as a mouse via bluetooth

Ubuntu 12.10, Bluetooth 2.0 I'm looking for a way to use my iphone as a mouse using bluetooth connection. It's already and certainly work when I'm using Mac or Windows. The reason why I want to use ...
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iPhone music sync (iOS 6.1.2), is it possible yet?

Is it yet possible to synchronize music? I know about questions like these: Is it possible yet to synchronise music to an iPhone running iOS 5/6? iPhone 4 iOS 6 sync with Ubuntu 12.04 Is it ...
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Use iPhone as a wireless track pad for ubuntu 12.10 64

Anyone know a good app that can use my iphone 3gs as a track pad?
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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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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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Why do I now have to enter username and password when connecting from iPhone to the ad-hoc wireless network created on my Ubuntu machine?

I'm having problem connecting to ad-hoc I created in ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS. My office have a restricted (and very slow) Wifi which isnt much of any use. So I figured I could create an ad-hoc in my ...
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Setting up ovpn connect for iPhone with no ovpn file

I have a working openvpn connection on a Ubuntu laptop. When I export it (using network-manager) I get a conf file. I need an ovpn file so I can configure my openvpn app on my iPhone. I also have a ...
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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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Will my iPhone 5 work in 12.10? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the current state of apple device (iPhone, iPod, etc.) support? If I install ubuntu 12.10 how did I manage my music on my iphone 5? Does rhythmbox work with ...