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How do I configure Ubuntu to automatically connect to the Internet when I plugin in iPhone?

I have an iPhone 5 (with Personal Hotspot turned on), which I connect to an Ubuntu 14.04 laptop. Right now when I connect it, I have to run (sometimes twice) the following script: idevicepair pair ...
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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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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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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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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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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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How to disable support for iDevices

Googling for Ubuntu and iPhone leads to many posts about getting them to work together. I have given up on that part. I have a USB lead on my desk which I use solely for charging my devices. Every ...
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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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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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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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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 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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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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Recovery iPhone with Ubuntu

Recovery iPhone with Ubuntu 😐👍🏿 How I can recovery my iPhone with Ubuntu ?
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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 ...
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Sending messages over Wifi to a Android / iPhone

Is it possible to send any kind of notification message in text to an Android or iPhone device from an Ubuntu terminal using WiFi only? How the text is sent to the device is not important other than ...
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Iphone 5 (8.1.2 Jailbroken) is crashing apps 14.04

I have a fairly fresh install of 14.04 on an HP, nothing special laptop. My iPhone is a 5c and has been Jailbroken on 8.1.2. For all intensive purposes my iPhone works perfect and has no issues in ...
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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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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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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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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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“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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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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Tethering via iphone stops working

I sometimes use tethering via my iphone. Connects via wifi from ubuntu. Works fine. Except, it stops working at some point. The problem is not that I get disconnected, but rather that after having ...
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Can't find music transferred from RhythmBox to iPhone

I've transferred a single song to my iPhone 5 through RhythmBox from my Ubuntu PC, however, when I open the "Music" app, it's not showing there. But in RhythmBox, it does show it's present. ...
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iPhone 5 doesn't recognize music from Banshee

I'm having troubles transferring my music from my PC to my iPhone via Banshee. I copied a single track, and after it concluded successfully, Banshee displayed it on my phone's playlist. However, on ...
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Rhythmbox crashes when trying to access iPhone

Everytime when I connect my iPhone 5 (iOS 8.3) to my notebook running Ubuntu 14.04, Rhythmbox instantly crashes. Looking at /var/log/syslog reveals the following error: rhythmbox[20146]: segfault at ...
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How can I recover imported Media via Banshee?

tl;dr: Imported media from Iphone Music onto Ubuntu, via Banshee. Need to recover these files. Context: Running Ubuntu 14.04. I have recently switched from Windows to Ubuntu out of necessity because ...
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Unhandled Lockdown error (-256)

Ubuntu 14.04.02 LTS up to data packages while writing these. Looks like paired when type iidevicepair list but get this error message when click on the nautilius to iPhone. From Cannot mount ...
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14.04 : iPhone Tethering: “firmware missing”

I am trying to connect my iPhone to a virtual machine running Ubuntu 14.04. I think that the connection worked because this is what I get on lsusb: Bus 001 Device 005: ID 05ac:12a8 Apple, Inc. Bus ...
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Saving Downloaded MP3s to an iPhone5c Through Banshee on Ubuntu 14.10

I download MP3s, import them to the Banshee library, connect my iPhone 5c (iOS 8.1.2), and drag and drop the music to my phone. The music syncs and it appears to be in my phone's library when viewed ...
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unable to transfers picture from ubuntu 12.04 to my iphone

I have install ubuntu 12.04 I want to transfers my pictures from my pc to my Iphone photo album and when I right click on a picture a pop-up window give me option like..[copy to .move to.send to ...
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How to connect to my hotspot from iPhone?

I'm trying to connect to my hotspot created on Ubuntu by standard tools. So the question is what need I enter in the field "Username" on iPhone? I think "Password" is the same as "Security key" of ...
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remotemouse iphone pointer does not show in xinput

I installed remotemouse windows version with wine seemingly successfully, but the iphone only has control of the pointer location, it can't click or do any other features. I used xinput in the ...
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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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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 ...