The Media Transfer Protocol (commonly referred to as MTP) is a devised set of custom extensions to support the transfer of music files on USB digital audio players and movie files on USB portable media players.

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Android Media sync LG Optimus L7 (P705) with ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I can't connect my Android LG Optimus L7 (P705) with Ubuntu via media sync (MTP), just to see or transfer file / media inside my internal / external memory from computer to handphone vice versa, ...
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MTP mount fails of samsung galaxy S4 on 13.10 on lenovo t440

When I connect my samsung galaxy S4 active to my lenovo t440 running 13.10, the device is detected and I'm offered to look at in Files. When I first upgraded, it would work about 50% of the time. ...
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How to connect Nikon D800 to Ubuntu?

(Nearly-new Ubuntu user here.) What is the best way to connect my Nikon D800 to Ubuntu? When I plug the USB cable into the computer, I get an error message saying Unable to mount NIKON DSC D800 ...
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Troubles with Nexus 4 Ubuntu touch - Ubuntu 13.10 connection

Each time I trying to copy anything to my Nexus 4 U Touch folders I receiving the following error Error while copying “IMG_20130723_220008.jpg”. There was an error copying the file into ...
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How to connect LG P 880 4x hd with PC?

I would like to connect my LG P 880 4x hd with my PC. I have Ubuntu 12.04. The MTP mode doesn't work and I don't know what to do? Can somebody help me?
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MTP access to my phone LG-E900 (Optimus 7; Windows Phone 7.8) from Ubuntu?

Happy new year 2014 ! Is there a solution in order to give MTP access to LG Optimus 7 (LG-E900) from Ubuntu ? (I can see "Storage" in the Phone device on Ubuntu 13.10 but if I double-click on it, I ...
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Cannot see certain files on USB mounted device (MTP Android Xperia Play)

I'm using an emulator for PS2 and I was going to transfer my .iso files from my Xperia Play to Ubuntu 12.04. So I look for my .iso's in the folder through file manager and it looks as it's empty, ...
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rsync time for update with deletes

I've been messing with rsync to push my music library (managed by banshee) to my sdcard, which I use for my phone. This helps me get around the fact that I don't have a good GUI program to sync music ...
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Unable to connect Nexus 4 with 12.10

Yesterday, when I'd connected my Nexus 4 on my laptop it still managed to read it and gave me the option for MTP or PTP. My laptop was able to detect the phone in PTP mode but not MTP. Today, when I ...
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Access mtpfs on the fly from any application

I have a Samsung Galaxy S2 witch I want to use to store some sensitive data. I am using the application EDS Lite to store encrypted files in a container, that can be mounted by the TrueCrypt ...
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Problems with mtp on Nexus 4 and Ubuntu 13.10

I have had some sort of scripts installed (I think that they were something with go-mtpfs ) but I cannot get those running anymore after upgrade to 13.10. Basically what happens now is when I plug in ...
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Sony NWZ-E363 doesn't go in MTP-Mode

i want my mp3-Player to work as MTP. Therefore I added a .config containing options usb-storage quirks=054c:059b:i file to /etc/modprobe.d. To prevent the device from beeing auto-mounted. ...
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How to browse the files on my Samsung Galaxy Discover?

I just bought a Samsung Galaxy Discover and eagerly connected it to my Kubuntu machine via the included USB cable. After selecting the option to "Open with file manager", I was redirected to the URI ...
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Can't connect Asus Memo Pad HD 7 through MTP on Ubuntu 13.10 64bits

I just bought an Asus Memo Pad HD 7 tablet (running on Android 4.2.1) and I'm having some issues connecting it to my computer running on Ubuntu 13.10 64 bits. I think I have the latest libmtp ...
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How to use gvfs mtp mount from the command line in Ubuntu 13.04

When connecting Android 3.0+ devices to Ubuntu 13.04 file transfers usually work fine in Nautilus but using the command line is not at all obvious. No filesystem mount point is apparent and Nautilus ...
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Can you 'mount' an Ubuntu Touch (nexus 4/7) device as a disk?

Is it possible to mount a Nexus 4 or Nexus 7 which is running the latest Ubuntu Touch dev preview as a disk via USB with MTP or similar? I can adb and/or ssh into these devices, no problem, but I ...
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How to connect Acer E330 Glow to Ubuntu 13.04 in MTP mode?

Well the title is quite clear I guess. How can I connect my ACER E330 LIQUID GLOW to Ubuntu 13.04 through the USB-cable? It works just fine PTP-mode(camera) but not in MTP-mode (media). My phone works ...
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How to recover photos from mtp mounted device (nexus)

I had a couple of photos on my nexus device which I didn't backup yet and where deleted in a mysterious way (my mom claim she has nothing to do with it. I wanted to try and recover them and learned ...
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Android MTP mount in Ubuntu 13.10

I have a laptop with an USB3.0 and an USB2.0 Port. When I connect my Android ICS in the USB3 0 port it successfully mount the phone storage as media device. But It doesn't do so when I attach it with ...
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usb 2-1.4: can't set config #1, error -110

I am trying to connect my android galaxy S2 device using MTP. I have tried all the methods in http://askubuntu.com/a/247046/112042, but I can not access my device file system using MTP. Here is the ...
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MTP only works outside of Music folder

To put music on my Galaxy S4 Active, I copied files into the Galaxy's music folder. This worked for about 3.1 Gb, then stopped. The music until that point went over properly, and the other folders ...
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android galaxy s2 mtp dbus error

When I connect my Galaxy s2 to my computer using usb, ubuntu displays the following error: DBus error org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.UnknownMethod: Method "QueryInfo" with signature "aysus" on interface ...
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How do I get my audio player to talk to gPodder?

I just moved to 13.10 (and a new computer) and I'm totally flummoxed by my audio player (Sansa Fuze). I want it to talk to gPodder, but it is mounting to location mtp://[usb:003,004]/ and I can find ...
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Why doesn't my audio player report file sizes?

I have a Sansa Fuze (that recently started complaining it is out of space, which is puzzling to me) and a new computer with 13.10 on it. When I plug the Fuze in, it appears in Nautilus, but gives it's ...
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HTC One and Ubuntu (libmtp)

libmtp seems very unstable with the HTC one. After copying about 10 file it crashes. It also has problems mounting sometimes and causes banshee to crash if I plug the phone in. Does anyone have any ...
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Nexus 7 (2013) slow USB transfer, messy file browsing

Working with Ubuntu 13.04, connecting my Nexus 7 (2nd gen, 2013) via MTP works fine. I just connect the Nexus 7 and Nautilus immediately opens up in the correct directory. No more need to fiddle ...
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Inconsistent MTP error while copying file from Nexus 4 to desktop

I'm trying to copy an audio file from my Nexus 4 (Easy Voice Recorder folder) to my desktop but it shows an error. To see if the error was consistent with all audio files I tried copying an audio ...
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13.04 udev and bios config for MTP

I'm new to ubuntu. Prior to install it on my brand new work computer, i tried ubuntu 13.04 on a gigabyte brix. Main specs as follow: dual core 1.8 ghz intel graphics intel 8 gb of ram unknown ...
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Windows Phone 7 and GMTP : failed to open session

I am trying to use a Lumia 800 (WP7) with Ubuntu. I have installed gmtp to use it. It installed properly but when connecting to the phone by clicking 'connect' in gmtp, the following error shows up in ...
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Can not read/write files to walkman or other MSC devices

When a Sony WALKMAN device (such as NWZ-B163) is plugged into Ubuntu 12.10 or 13.04 it can no longer be read or written to as a USB Mass Storage Device. Specifically it defaults to MTP mode rather ...
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Connecting nexus 4 to Xubuntu 13.04

I've tried with the gvfs-mtp upgrade, go-mtpfs, using mtp-tools or installing gmtp, but none of them worked. dmesg throws the following: [ 618.991132] usb 1-1.2: new full-speed USB device number 8 ...
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Unable to send file to MTP device

After I plug in my Creative Zen Player, I open it with Rhythmbox. Once that's opened, I begin transferring songs, one at a time. The first song transfers, but the rest I try to transfer, just gives me ...
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Can not read/write files to walkman

So today I connected walkamn to my ubuntu pc knowing that it used to work at least on every other versions of ubuntu I have tried, latest 12.10 So I connected it and it showed files and folders as it ...
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Connect Ubuntu raring ringtail to android 4.0.4 tablet

I have a 'LePan' tablet (android 4.0.4) that plugs into a USB port on my laptop, and it charges the tablet. So I know there is a connection. But Ubuntu does not see it. No sign of it in Nautilus. ...
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Ubuntu can't mount Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 (Cyanogenmod 10.1)

When I connect the device, this error shows: first: Error initializing camera: -60: Could not lock the device and then: Sorry, could not display all the contents of "store_00010001": DBus ...
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MTP unknown device LG Optimus L5

I followed all the instructions reported here: http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2011/12/how-to-connect-your-android-ice-cream-sandwich-phone-to-ubuntu-for-file-access/ in order to connect my Android ICS ...