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Copy music from Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to iPhone5s iOS 8.1

I have a problem in copying music to my iPhone 5s (iOs 8.1) from my Ubuntu 14.04. On connecting the iPhone to my laptop via a usb chord, I can see a folder representing the iPhone. But I can't find a ...
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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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Problems Syncing Songs to iPhone 6 on iOS 8, Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04, with an iPhone 6 on iOS 8.1; I'm trying to sync my music library without having to reboot into my windows partition constantly. I have the most recent (as of four days ago) ...
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iCloud calendar command line utility

Is there a CLI utility that allows one to sync up with their iCloud calendar (i.e., iPhone calendar on the cloud) to modify calendar events, etc.?
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How to install an iPhone application in Linux?

I have the build of an iPhone application. As part of testing i want to emulate it on my Ubuntu. How to do this. Googling simply ate my time
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Synching iphone with banshee/rhythmbox ubuntu 14.04

I think I have this bug. https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/rhythmbox/+bug/1132215?comments=all Any app crashes as soon as it tries to interact with it (ex: drag and dropping a file to it's ...
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iPhone 3GS wont mount

I cant mount my iPhone. I've mounted my iPhone before with the same cord and it worked just fine. This is what it said: I ran tail -f /var/log/dmesg while the iPhone was plugged in, and this is ...
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Could not mount iPhone after Restore - 14.04

I am using 14.04 and an iPhone 3GS running iOS 6.1.6. All was working fine out of the box until I decided to restore my iPhone to the same version of iOS on a windows machine. After doing that Ubuntu ...
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How to activate script on laptop from smartphone?

I want to run a linux script on my laptop remotely from my smartphone (iPhone, namely). For simplicity let's say the script is called myscript.sh and it is located in /root/Desktop. I am running as ...
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Load .mobileconfig to iPhone from Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I'm trying to use Ubuntu 12.04 LTS to create and load *.mobileconfig files (normally created with iPhone Configuration Utility) onto an iOS devices via USB cable. I am having 2 problems. I can't ...
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Transfer music from iphone to ubuntu

Ive got an iPhone 5 running iOS 7. I want to transfer the music from the iphone to my Ubuntu and be able to play them locally on my computer without plugging in my iPhone. So, the simple question is, ...
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Does iTunes work (well) on Ubuntu?

Is there an alternative to iTunes where I can buy music/back up phone?
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How to share cable Internet between a PC and an iPhone?

I have cable internet, and unfortunately only my PC can use it. I would like to make it so that my iPhone can also use it. I have ubuntu 14.04 LTS and an iPhone 4. Thanks!
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Creating a wifi hotspot from a wired connection on Macbook for iPhones

I am trying to configure my own hotspot. I've tried following the instructions in this answer: http://askubuntu.com/a/180734/297819 with no use. I don't have 'AP' appear in "Supported Interface ...
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Moving photos from iphone to ubuntu

From Ubuntu 10.04 onward, you can access your iPhone photos by simply connecting it and navigating to the DCIM folder. However, I've noticed that when I move photos from my iPhone by cutting them from ...
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Can not connect my iPhone to Ubuntu

I am trying to plug my iPhone with iOS7 to my Ubuntu computer. I have installed everything that is necessary, however I get the following error when I run sudo ifuse /mnt/myiphone, ...
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Adding music to iPhone 4s

What is the best way to sync my music I have downloaded online with my iPhone using Xubuntu?
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Can I dualboot Iphone/Ipod Touch with Ubuntu?

I just recently dualbooted my macbook 3,1 with Lubuntu, since it was getting slow. Can I do the same with my Ipod Touch 4th generation?
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The device is locked. Enter the passcode

I sometimes plug my iPhone to my Ubuntu laptop just to charge it. I'm not trying to sync or anything, just charge. I get the message "The device '...' is locked. Enter the passcode on the device and ...
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Running Thunar custom actions in a directory located at afc://

I am running Xubuntu 14.04. I have an iPhone 5 with iOS 7.1 I can mount the phone and see my photos and videos. I can drag the photos and videos to another directory in home and then manipulate them. ...
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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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Ubuntu 14.04 doesn't start or shows as a white screen after installing the repositories for connecting to iPhone

My sister is using Ubuntu 14.04 as the only boot in her notebook Megaware with graphics AMD Raedon. I gave my iPhone to my sister, she wanted to connect it to her notebook. I installed some ...
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How to connect with iPhone using Nautilus?

I'm new to Linux, and Ubuntu as well. I want to sync my iPhone. I tried with Rhythmbox and Amarok, but both didn't work. So now I'm trying sync over WiFi using SSH. I got open SSH and SBSettings on ...
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Rhythm box crashes when I plug in my iphone

I've just downloaded ubuntu as a swap from mint. I heard it was easier to sync your iphone with ubuntu however, everytime I open rhythm box it crashes as soon as i plug my phone in? any ideas? ...
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iPhone 4 iOS 7 Songs Not Staying on Phone Ubuntu 13.10

I have an iPhone 4 running iOS 7 (I will be switching away from Apple at next upgrade). I can connect to computer, without any "Trust this computer" loops like many people, because I installed the ...
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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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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 ...