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Can't use iPhone USB tethering

I am on Ubuntu 14.04 and I have an iPhone. Earlier I could use its internet via USB on my laptop. But now I can't. Whenever I connect the cable, Ubuntu says "Network Disconnected - You are now ...
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Can I make use of my ubuntu laptop to test ibeacon?

test connection from device (android, iphone, wp10) Send advertisment
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Can't copy my music from Rhythmbox to my iPhone

I am using Rhythmbox (2.96) using a iphone 4.2.1. I installed the libimobiledevice sudo apt-get install ipheth-utils libimobiledevice-dev libimobiledevice-utils But when i drag and drop a .mp3 file ...
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Can I use the Touch ID on an iPhone to unlock Ubuntu?

I have my iPhone next to me - and it's quicker to touch my finger to the Touch ID than type my password. Can I unlock my computer with my fingerprint via my iPhone?
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How to move files from Ubuntu to iPhone

I am new to Linux and would like to know how to move files from Ubuntu to my iPhone, more specifically mp3 music files. My Ubuntu version is 16.04 and my iOS version is 9.3.2. When I connect my iPhone ...
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ubuntu 16 iphone 5s sync

Hi I'm having issues while trying to sync iphone 5s with ubuntu 16. The thing is that ubuntu sees the iphone in the filesystem, but neither rhytmbox nor banshee can even see it. I tried to plug in ...
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Syncing iPhone with iTunes on a windows virtual machine

Is it at all possible for a virtual machine running Windows 7/8.1/10 on VMWare or VirtualBox on a Ubuntu GNOME 15.10 host, to detect an iPhone 4S running iOS 9.2.1 as an iPhone and for iTunes on the ...
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How to manage and restore a modern iPhone or iDevice on ubuntu with iTunes

This question—how to install iTunes on ubuntu—has been asked many times before on this site, but the answers are all outdated and involve Wine or some other tool that no longer works for the most ...
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How To Successfully Sync iPhone to Rythmbox Ubuntu 16.04?

So I'm getting an iPhone in a few weeks, and wanted to know how easy (or hard) it is to sync it to Rythmbox. I've seen questions that have Rythmbox as a solution, but they never explain how it would ...
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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 do I uninstall/remove drivers for a iphone?

OK..I have iphone that doesn't connect to my ubuntu as it should. I want to remove and reinstall its drivers that are automatically installed upon plugging in. How do I completely remove the drivers ...
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How do I access dcim folder on iphone?

I connected My iphone to ubuntu and selected do nothing. The iphone was unlocked. I then unplugged the iphone and olugged it in again and eversince I am getting a Folder named “Documents on iphone” ...
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Trusty Tahr 14.04 and iPhone

I am running 14.04 and recently removed Samba after the bug-scare. After removal of samba I was unable to play CD's. The DVD portion still works. I am also unable to transfer files from my iPhone to ...
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How do I mount my iphone 5S (iOS 9.3.2) to Ubuntu 16.04?

I used to be able to browse a number of folders (music, voice memos, etc.) on my iPhone through Nautilus in 14.04. Now when I plug it in, I see only the DCIM folder with my photos in it. What has ...
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Best way to export Gnote notes to iPhone

I'm trying to synchronize my Gnote notes (PC Linux) with my iPhone I can't do that through notes iPhone App, because Gmail doesn't support notes since 2012. The Gnote synchronize option has WebDav ...
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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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iPhone large file transfer via USB on Ubuntu 16.04

Right now, I'm able to transfer large files only via the following two methods: 1) use an FTP or SFTP app and wait until I'm 80 for the file to transfer. I get about 3MB/sec through my wireless LAN, ...
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Complete iPhone backup without iTunes?

Okay so I'm having major issues installing/running iTunes through Wine, but I'm in major need to create (and be able to restore from) a full, complete backup for my iPhone since I'm doing a ton of ...
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Sync Music on iPhone 6

just moved to Ubuntu I wonder how can I sync music to my iPhone 6 on Ubuntu? I care mostly about the music section and I really needs to find a way to sync my music on my PC to my phone.
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squid with sslbump blocking Netflix

I have installed Squid 3.15 on Ubuntu 15.10 server. Squid was setup with sslbump for https traffic. The functionality works without any problem i.e.: all traffic from both http and https goes through ...
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Folder issues in 16.04

After upgrading to 16.04 I havent been able to click and drag folders,files, pictures,etc to my iphone or android device when connected through my usb device. Whenever I try to click and drag into my ...
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ODT file support on the iPhone app?

I noticed that only doc and docx files can be viewed in the Ubuntu One app for the iPhone. Is there are plans to support odt files? I like to use the default libreoffice file structure. I bet many ...
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Having Ubuntu and iPhone talk over WiFi

I am looking to make a system where I have an ubuntu computer running, connected to my home wifi network, which can receive messages from an iphone connected to the same wifi network. My plan is to ...
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Syncing iPhone on Banshee

On a previous question I have been told to use Banshee as a replacement for iTunes, which leads me to this question:can I upload movies on my iPhone using Banshee instead of iTunes?
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mount and explore Iphone files in kubuntu like ubnutu unity [idevicepair]

I recently moved to Kubuntu from ubuntu unity but the problem I faced is that when I used kubuntu I'm no longer able to explore my Iphone's files like I was able to do in unity I'm only able to ...
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iPhone 6 as Bluetooth A2DP Source in 15.10

I've tried connecting my iPhone 6 as a bluetooth A2DP source (i.e. stream music from it) to my Ubuntu 15.10 laptop (a Dell Latitude E6440), but I can't get it to show up under "Choose a device for ...
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My iphone 5 is not a visible connection ubuntu 14.04

I can connect to my iphone but only as a hidden network. How would I make it visible? I'm running 14.04 and have an iphone 5s. Thanks!
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Unable to mount Iphone 5s

How do I mount Iphone 5S in my 14.04 ? I have executed sudo apt-get install libimobiledevice-utils ifuse idevicepair unpair && idevicepair pair as mentioned in http://www.upubuntu.com/...
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Sync Music with iphone

I have read about syncing music on the iphone via Rythmbox. Some say use the Sync Button. Some say after updates, just drag and drop from your playlist to the iphone in Rythm box. When I do that it ...
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Are there any applications that manage SMS messaging on ubuntu (15.10) for iPhone?

I have seen a few threads with solutions for Android, and I am hoping there is also a solution for iPhone. I have been unable to find any such application on the web but am hoping someone here knows ...
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Reverse Tethering ubuntu to iphone [duplicate]

I want to share my ubuntu's internet connection to iphone 5.Can you help me?
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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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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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Rhythmbox isn't showing me any of my music

I plug in my iphone and open Rhythmbox and it doesn't show any of the tracks that I have in my library. I have about 1.7 thousand, but it says I have 0 songs in my music library. Do you guys have any ...
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Iphone restore stuck in recovery mode

My Iphone 4 is stuck in recovery mode, I was wondering if I could restore phone in ubuntu. If possible please show how.
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sync Iphone6 IOs9 with ubunutu 14.04 64bit

I have iphone6 with IOS9(newest one) Can you tell me how to sync music with my PC which uses Ubuntu 14.04lts 64bit. Please help, because I love ubuntu, but it's very sad for me that I can't sync my ...
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Using Ubuntu computer as MAC server for itunes and pictures

So I have an Ubuntu desktop machine with 14 installed. We have one macbook air with a small SS HD (not enough space). I have one Win10 laptop that i got mostly for our updating a security device but ...
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iDeviceRestore on Ubuntu?

Has anyone here used idevicerestore on Ubuntu, to restore the os of their idevice (iPod, iPhone, iPad)? I'm having problems with the restore for me, it says... "Unable to connect to device in ...
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I can't get access to my iPhone 4s on Kubuntu 15.10

Running the command lsusb shows Bus 001 Device 012: ID 05ac:12a0 Apple, Inc. iPhone 4S , I can use it as a 3g hotspot through usb,and of course it can charge it. I have tried reinstalling ...
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My Iphone wont mount to ubuntu 12.04

It wont mount when I do lsusb it shows apple iphone 4s but I cant find it in my devices or filemanager or even music players so im trying to get it in virtualbox so I can jailbreak it but virtualbox ...
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Unable to mount iPhone unhandled lockdown error

I get this error when plugging in my iPhone 3GS. What does it mean?
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How to transfer music to iOS 9.1? [closed]

Ubuntu version is 14.04. I'm tryin to transfer music with Clementine/Rhytmbox. Transfer looks like complete, files are on device and i can play them from ubuntu. Problem is that the phone can't see ...
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Backup Failed: Failed to Mount Windows Share when connecting iPhone 5 with iOS 9.0.2 to Ubuntu 12.04

When I try to connect my iPhone 5 (running iOS 9.0.2) to my Ubuntu (12.04), I do not get an endless "Trust this computer?" loop, but instead, a single window popping up that says "Backup Failed: ...
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transfer photo from ubuntu to iphone

My pc is ubuntu 14.04. My iphone is ios9. When I connect iphone with my pc via USB, I can copy any photo in my iphone (under directory DCIM) to my PC, then I'm able to open the photo on my PC. ...
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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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Firmware update for iPod Touch (iPhone)?

I need to update firmware of my iPod Touch (iPhone) in Ubuntu and as I have jailbroken iPod Touch I need iTunes to install apps, but unfortunately haven't found any ways to do that in Ubuntu yet. I ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Unable to mount iphone. Cant close window

Sometimes when I plug my iPhone in to my computer I get the following error: Unable to mount iPhone. Location already mounted. While this can be solved by just re-plugging the USB cable, the alert ...
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How to move files between Ubuntu and iPhone

I recently got an iPhone 6s. Is there a way to transfer files (music, photos, PDF, or really anything actually) between Ubuntu and the phone? It should not involve syncing via an internet service, as ...
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Can iPhones be synced with Nightingale for Linux?

I'm new to Ubuntu, and I am curious to know if there is an alternative to iTunes for Linux. I would like to be able to manage my iPhone's music using my laptop, but I'm not sure that's possible. Does ...