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

learn more… | top users | synonyms

3
votes
1answer
7k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
6k 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 ...
1
vote
0answers
23 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
3k views

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?
0
votes
1answer
47 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
45 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

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!
0
votes
0answers
63 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
79 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
133 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
91 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
92 views

Reverse Tethering ubuntu to iphone [duplicate]

I want to share my ubuntu's internet connection to iphone 5.Can you help me?
1
vote
1answer
613 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
2answers
1k 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 ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
62 views

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.
1
vote
1answer
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
53 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
109 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
116 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

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 ...
12
votes
2answers
25k views

Unable to mount iPhone unhandled lockdown error

I get this error when plugging in my iPhone 3GS. What does it mean?
-1
votes
1answer
405 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

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: ...
0
votes
1answer
117 views

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. ...
0
votes
1answer
5k views

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 ...
17
votes
6answers
7k views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
235 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
491 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
56 views

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 ...
3
votes
3answers
10k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
44 views

Connecting to existing terminal from iPhone to Ubunutu desktop [duplicate]

I run a small Minecraft server on an Ubuntu PC in my house. Sometimes I have to manage the server outside of my home so I use an ssh client on my phone. This works, but each time I close the app and ...
11
votes
4answers
14k views

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)
-1
votes
1answer
89 views

libimobiledevice build for kubuntu 14.10 went wrong

I tried following the instructions given in this question: libimobiledevice 1.2 (iOS 8 Support) for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty but something went wrong and this is what i got when i reached the eighth step: ...
0
votes
2answers
13k views

How to mount an iphone 5s to Ubuntu 14.04?

I am completely new to linux so I need things spelled out for me. I'm trying to mount an iphone 5s with ios 8.3 to Ubuntu 14.04 running Nvidia drivers.
1
vote
0answers
367 views

Recovery of data on iPhone with Ubuntu

I have lost the data on my iPhone. Unfortunately I don't have a backup. Can I use Ubuntu to recover it? SMS-es, photos, etc? If this is possible, then how can I do this?
3
votes
3answers
7k views

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
1
vote
1answer
226 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 ...
4
votes
3answers
709 views

Adding music to iPhone 4s

What is the best way to sync my music I have downloaded online with my iPhone using Xubuntu?
6
votes
1answer
8k 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 ...
5
votes
1answer
655 views

“Documents on XXXX's iPhone ” folder opens up when I plug in my iPhone

Everytime I plug my iPhone into my computer (Ubuntu 11.10) a folder pops up titled "Documens on Jamie's iPhone." How do I stop this? Initially it asked me what I wanted to do,but I must have hit ...
0
votes
0answers
47 views

Can't find any devices on feem

I have installed feem software on ubuntu and when I started it license showed but I click cancel then, when I search for nearby devices it doesn't show any thing while on my iphone does show my ...
1
vote
0answers
512 views

Using Media Controls From Headphone Jack

I have a brand new Macbook Pro running Ubuntu 15.04-beta2. In OSX, I was able to use my iPhone headphones into the "headphone" jack and use the media keys on the headphones to control my system ...
0
votes
0answers
77 views

How to use gphoto2

Just installed Gphoto2 but unsure of how to import pictures from my iphone. I'm new to Linux, can someone help me please.
2
votes
0answers
1k views

How to pair an iPhone?

I already installed ifuse via this code: sudo apt-get install ifuse libimobiledevice-utils and then when I want to pair via this code: idevicepair unpair && idevicepair pair I get the ...
1
vote
0answers
225 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
195 views

Using iPhone with Ubuntu 14.04 and Davical

i switched from an old Debian 6 Server (using davical) to Ubuntu 14.04 (using Davical too). The Caldav calender is accessed with Thunderbird/Lightning (works fine) and iPhone. The iPhone caused the ...
0
votes
0answers
318 views

iPhone app to control mouse and keyboard over wifi?

I'm looking for way to control my Ubuntu's mouse and keyboard with a remote, like an iPhone or an Android phone. So far I was unable to find any solution for Linux based machines. Any suggestions? ...
0
votes
0answers
60 views

Force Mount: Is it possible

I have an iPhone 5C, which I dropped recently. It is now just a bunch of colored lines that I can't use. When I plugged it into my computer to get my pictures and everything, it just says that the ...