The iPhone is a series of Internet and multimedia-enabled smartphones produced by Apple Inc.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

-1
votes
0answers
6 views

Cannot access hotspot internet, after intstalling data card

I have been using iphone hotspot very long time and it was working fine. recently I started using Airtel data card 3G, after lot of going through tutorials and instructions i was able to install it ...
0
votes
1answer
3k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
4k views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

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 ...
-1
votes
0answers
15 views

Virtualbox problem

Im using the latest 14.04LTS with the latest virtualbox (i also have the latest extension pack). I have both windows 8 and 7 in there as im trying to put music on my new iphone. The guest OS' both ...
2
votes
3answers
81 views

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 ...
-3
votes
0answers
22 views

How to install ubuntu mobile os in iphone? [duplicate]

I was wondering if it was possible to install the ubuntu os for mobile devices in an iphone 4 hardware. If yes can you please guide me through. Also i might want to be able to go back and restore to ...
1
vote
0answers
49 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
110 views

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, ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

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 ...
2
votes
4answers
512 views

what is the best video converter software to be played in iPhone & iPod?

what is the best video converter software to be played in iPhone & iPod? how to convert video to be played in iPhone & iPod?
15
votes
6answers
9k views

What is the current state of apple device (iPhone, iPod, etc.) support?

What ubuntu applications provide support? (guides, how to's, status) Also, specifically, details on support for syncing music to iPhone's and iPod's with the latest OS version: Can you sync music ...
1
vote
3answers
279 views

Does iTunes work (well) on Ubuntu?

Is there an alternative to iTunes where I can buy music/back up phone?
-1
votes
1answer
90 views

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!
1
vote
2answers
160 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
196 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
83 views

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?
5
votes
1answer
3k views

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. ...
0
votes
0answers
104 views

Error mounting location: volume doesn't implement mount

I try to connect my iPhone 5 to Ubuntu. I downloaded this script and followed the steps required there to connect my iPhone. I run: gvfs-mount -l I got: Drive(0): CD/DVD Drive Type: ...
0
votes
1answer
83 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
84 views

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, ...
4
votes
2answers
157 views

Adding music to iPhone 4s

What is the best way to sync my music I have downloaded online with my iPhone using Xubuntu?
2
votes
2answers
30 views

unable to add new netowrk location

so, i'm new to Linux, and Ubuntu as well... i have been freed recently... I am enjoying Ubuntu so much... until the day i wanted to sync my iphone. I tried with Rhythmbox and amarok, Didn't work. So ...
8
votes
1answer
19k views

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?
4
votes
4answers
32k views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
103 views

Ping 'Destination Host Unreachable' when multi-homed (wireless and usb) to my iPhone

I have a problem getting this computer to communicate with other devices on my network when I have my iPhone connected to it and use both the USB and Wireless modes to access the net (ie multi-homed). ...
0
votes
0answers
49 views

How to make Charles proxy server accessible externally?

I'm trying to use http://www.charlesproxy.com/ to check what requests an iPhone app is sendins to a server. The concept is to set the proxy on the iPhone to Charles and start recording. The ...
4
votes
1answer
8k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
64 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
58 views

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. ...
0
votes
0answers
167 views

How can I ditch Windows completely for Ubuntu?

I want to switch completely to a Linux distribution (preferably Ubuntu) however, there are two main factors working against it: I have an iPhone 5, running iOS 7.1.1 as my daily driver. I mainly ...
2
votes
1answer
4k views

Is there an Ubuntu alternative to iExplorer (formerly iPhone Explorer)?

I'm trying to view the entire contents of my iPhone in Ubuntu 10.04. I'm able to mount and view the digital media folders, but I'm looking for behavior more like the Mac/Windows iExplorer app that ...
0
votes
1answer
291 views

“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 ...
0
votes
1answer
407 views

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!
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Play Songs on Banshee without Iphone

I exported music from my iphone and then imported back into banshee but it will not let me play the songs that i got from my iphone without the iphone being plugged in (just stays on idle and doesnt ...
0
votes
0answers
179 views

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? ...
0
votes
1answer
419 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Lost the ability to tether my iPhone to my laptop [duplicate]

I recently upgraded the operating system on my iPhone 4s. When I did I lost the ability to tether my phone to my laptop. My laptop is an old Lenovo t61 that I keep in my car. It's a really rouged ...
0
votes
0answers
152 views

iOS application testing tool for Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Have an iOS application for iPhone5 and later versions ( Developed by another team), Need a automation testing tool, through that I can test my iOS application. I tried MonkeyTalk that requires ...
0
votes
0answers
87 views

Ubuntu 12.04 setting Icecast2 server for VLC on iPhone to connect to stream

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04. I want to use Icecast2 to create a server at localhost, and have an iPhone to connect to the stream with VLC. I followed this post: How do I setup an Icecast server for ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

No internet on iPhone when Ubuntu pc connected at the same time

The problem is very weird and i couldn't manage to find anything about it on the internet so it makes me think that maybe it is case specific. Anyways, it goes as following: I have a HP Pavilion g6 ...
1
vote
2answers
7k views

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. ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
34 views

Why/What is ubuntu auto sync(ing) when I connect my iphone via usb, hard drive temporarily full

I have 2.7 GB free on /. When I connected my iPhone (just for charging reasons), after a short time the system gave me a message there are only 7 mb left on your... When I disconnected the phone ...
0
votes
2answers
611 views

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 ...
10
votes
3answers
9k views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
121 views

Offline files view - iPhone app for Ubuntu One Files

I downloaded the iPhone mobile app "Ubuntu One Files". I downloaded the files for offline view, but once I disconnect Wifi/3G network, the app does not show any files for offline view. Is this the ...
15
votes
5answers
21k views

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?
0
votes
0answers
64 views

Why does VLC get mount errors after connecting iphone via usb

After installing the latest libimobildevice updates most of the trust issues were resolved. But now I have a new irksome problem where each time I connect my iphone via usb VLC gets mount errors(See ...
2
votes
1answer
516 views

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 ...