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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 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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How to transfer eBooks from an iPhone

My daughter reads a lovely ebook on her iPhone. I wonder if it is possible to transfer this ebook to my laptop so I can read the ebook as well. I am using Ubuntu 12.04
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How do I share a connection from an iPhone to Ubuntu?

I would like to share my 3g connection from my iPhone with my computer. I made it worked using usb on ubuntu 12.04 but since I updated to 12.10 (my bad) now it says : "device not managed". I tried a ...
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Banshee music file copy to Mac iPhone 4s ios5.1 not permanent

In Ubuntu 12.04, when I drag .mp3 files from Banshee 2.6 to my Mac-formatted iPhone 4s ios5.1: Banshee says it's syncing with the phone, updating the media database, and the file count on the ...
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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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Cannot upload songs to my iphone 4 running ios 5.1.1 on ubuntu 12.10

Using either Rhythmbox or Banshee I can move music from my iphone to my computer but I cannot move music from my computer to my iphone. If I drag a track to the phone it shows the progress bar and ...
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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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Rhythmbox corrupted all the songs on my ipod

I'm using ubuntu 12.04. I recently hooked up my iphone to rhythmbox. I pressed "sync with library" in the tab in my iphone. It did what I told it to, but now ALL my songs are trash in my iphone and ...
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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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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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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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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 ...
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ipheth notification at login prompt

On my command line only Ubuntu machine, the login prompt occasionally shows a warning: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS myserver tty1 myserver login: [833747.589882] ipheth: ipheth_rcvbulk_callback: urb status: -71 ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 and iPhone 6/6+

Now that I've updated iPhones, I'm not able to get them mounted on my 14.04 machine with libimobiledevice installed. Searching around I can't find any information related to the iPhone 6 or 6+. Anyone ...
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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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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: ...
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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). ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Ipod iphone sync media files

How can I sync media files (like iTunes in windows) in ubuntu? Mine is iPod Touch 5, iOS 7
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Can ubuntu for phones be installed on an iPhone 4?

I have a GSM iPhone 4, I was wondering if it's possible to install Ubuntu for phones on the iPhone?
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ubutu 13.10 hotspot not connecting on iphone and android phone

I just install ap-hotspot and follow to setup a hotspot on my ubuntu 13.10. and it start successfully and show Wireless Hotspot active. and it is detected by iphone5 and android 4.2.1 fine but when i ...
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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 ...
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paid ios games on Ubuntu + using Ubuntu as an Ethernet cable for smartphone + alternatives to pen Drives for installing ubuntu

I have an iphone 4 and I just paid $10 on xcom enemy unknown, and it dosn't work on my phone; So, I would like to find some way to get an iPhone app testing software that works on ubuntu and load the ...