Questions related to Ubuntu related phones; phone compatibility, connections with Ubuntu machine; etc.

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Is there a way to install scipy on an ubuntu phone?

Is there a way to install scipy on a meizu mx4 phone? I tried apt-get install python3-scipy > Unable to locate package python3-scipy
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BQ E5 HD Telegram half working

I installed Telegram on my BQ E5 HD. I can start it and connect to my account. But everything I'm trying after that brings a white page with the waiting / loading pic and then nothing more, even 10 ...
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BQ E4.5 no OTA-9 update

So I own an BQ E4.5 Ubuntu Touch edition, so far I have recieved every update right on the day of the release or the next day, since OTA-9 (OTA-9 is scheduled for release on January 20, 2016.) I still ...
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Dual SIM call settings

In Settings - Cellular it says under "For outgoing calls, use:" after the options, that "You can change the SIM for individual calls, or for contacts in the address book." Changing for individual ...
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Error when i try to update Ubuntu touch to OTA 9

First of all, sorry for my awful english, (I'm Italian). I have an Acquaris E5 Ubuntu Edition and it telled me that device upgrade are ready and I downloaded it and installed. When my phone was ...
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Ubuntu Phone - Meizu MX4 issue with Phone Appd

I am having an issue where when I answer a call the other end cannot hear me appears the the i am on Mute although the microphone mute is not on. If i switch to speaker the other end can hear me fine ...
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Ubuntu phone podcasts [on hold]

Will I be able to receive my favourite podcasts with the aquarius E4.5 Ubuntu edition phone?
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How can I fix the “Cannot find module 'bplist-parser'” error with PhoneGap?

I've installed everything - node.js and then used npm to get PhoneGap. But then I get this error when I start PhoneGap: phonegap module.js:340 throw err; ^ Error: Cannot find ...
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Bluetooth unable to reconnect to paired phone (Ubuntu 15.10)

I have an Asus laptop with no built-in Bluetooth, so I bought a Bluetooth dongle which works perfectly: I'm perfectly able to connect to my phone and play music from my phone through my laptop ...
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Problem usb detection wvdialconf

I have a problem with usb detection when i use wvdialconf. I use samsung GT-S7262 Error Image
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Is There a “Contacts” App for Complex Contacts?

Is There a "Contacts" App for Complex Contacts for my bq E5 Ubuntu phone? I am having problems with contacts containing often lengthy Notes. One could expect that, as while adding a new contact in ...
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Ubuntu phone / Aquaris E5: no ringtones when receiving calls, no sound when receiving messages; no sound on speakers

Aquaris E5 HD, Ubuntu Edition; Ubuntu 15.04, OTA-8.5 My phone does not ring / play any sound on speakers. No problems to answer calls, when having notice by vibrating / display notification; I have ...
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Where can I buy a ubuntu phone for the US?

According to this article 3 are available in the US. http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2015/09/do-you-plan-to-buy-an-ubuntu-phone However its not clear to me how to get one. What are the carrier options? ...
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Syncing Calendar and Contacts with Ubuntu Phone

one topic that I find is completely neglected on the web is the question of syncing your Ubuntu Phone contacts and calendar with Ubuntu (i.e. Evolution). With a full Ubuntu on the phone I would ...
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Telegram phone number change

The instructions to change a phone number in Telegram messenger are not applicable to the Ubuntu phone. I am not able to change my number in the settings menu. Any ideas of how to change it? ...
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Ubuntu SDK: Newbie with security policy problem. Policy group 'debug': not for production use

I have just started with Ubuntu SDK. My first small app is a sound recorder. I got the app to work in ^Desktop Mode^. When I switch to ^Ubuntu SDK for arm64 (gcc ubuntu-sdk 15.04-vivid)^ then the ...
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Can't connect to 2g or 3g with my Ubuntu phone (Aquaris E5)

I just bought a Ubuntu phone (Aquaris E5) the only problem is that I can't connect to my 2g or 3g, but the wifi works fine. BTW I live in Sweden so it should be fine and what carrier should I use?
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Ubuntu phone camera app deleted by error

The camera app wasn't working, I deleted by error and now I am not able to reinstall it. Could anyone tell me how to reinstall the camera again? Thank you
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installing andorid apps in BQ Aquaris E5 HD

How to install andoird apps in BQ Aquaris E5 ubuntu mobile. I just bought a mobile and don't know from where to install andorid apps other than ubuntu store. also i don't know from where to install ...
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Ubuntu Phone - Can't Hear and be heard during phone calls

I have Aquaris E5 HD Ubuntu Edition with Ubuntu 15.04(r6) atm. Pretty much from the start when I bought this device I had what seemed random bugs where I could not put my phone call on speaker, but ...
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Connecting external screen to BQ aquaris e4.5 ubuntu edition

I want to buy a BQ Aquaris E4.5, but i want to try convergence with this phone. My question is: how can i connect it to a external monitor? Does Miracast, or other wireless display technologies, work ...
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BQ Aquaris E4.5 Fritzbox WLAN Router not found connection not possible

please allow me to ask the following issue: hardware: BQ Aquaris E4.5 WPA/WPA2 Personal Fritzbox 7490 WPA (CCMP) cell phone doesn't see the router. Connection not possible. Does anybody have a ...
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How to charge my Ubuntu phone's battery off my Ubuntu laptop's battery?

When I plug my BQ Aquaris Ubuntu phone into my laptop running 14.04.3 LTS and shut down the laptop while the phone is charging the phone keeps charging... Once I unplug the phone however, it doesn't ...
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Ubuntu on tablets and mobile phones

Is it possible to install Ubuntu on tablets and mobile phones by yourself? Just as you can with computers ? I'd be interested in having a go because then I could integrate all my stuff. Thanks for ...
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How to prevent the duplication of contacts when syncing between Ubuntu phone and google?

Since a couple of weeks, all my contacts are copied several times in the adress book of my ubuntu phone (BQ Aquaris E5 - ubuntu edition). This happens upon synchronisation with the google list of ...
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Impossible to uninstall certain apps in ubuntu phone? [duplicate]

I recently bought a bq smartphone ubuntu edition, and I was surprised to see so many pre installed apps that I don't want to use. Some of them are apparently easy to remove, by going to the ubuntu ...
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TweakGeek disabled :/mtp UbuntuPhone

TweakGeek works fine, but when i installed TweakGeek, the phone (Aquaris E5 Ubuntu Edition) will not identified as mtp:/ on the desk. Uninstall TweakGeek solves this problem. What can i do? Thanks. ...
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Is it possible to flash the community tarball to the Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition?

Is it possible to flash the community tarball in place of the default BQ custom tarball on the Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition? The reason I ask is that I would prefer to have a cleaner, more vanilla ...
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How to speed up ubuntu touch messaging (SMS app) contact identification?

Each time I open closed "messaging app" it opens with names missing, showing only phone numbers instead. It takes at least 10 sec. to replace the phone numbers with names. Is there a way to speed this ...
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How to set default ubuntu touch (phone) calendar time zone?

I'm in UTC+8timezone, which is set in Ubuntu phone settings (Time&Date). When new event is created in "personal"(default) calendar, it jumps back 8 hours! For example event created for 6pm would ...
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Aquaris phone other files using memory

I have a ubuntu (touch) phone Aquaris E5 (OS 15.04 r6) Of the 16gb of memory, 8gb is 'other' files When checking the memory, (system settings, about phone, memory), lots of file types are specified ...
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Ubuntu phone - clock on welcome screen showing wrong time

I have Ubuntu phone Aquaris BQ 4.5 UE (with latest available updates) and I think the phone uses two dfferent times - different times for different applications. 1) UTC (which is not my local time) ...
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Reinstall browser?

Is it possible to reinstall the default browser on ubuntu-touch? Although I did not uninstall the browser, it seems it somehow disappeared. When trying to start the browser, it seems the app will ...
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How can I remove a google calendar from list of calendars on BQ ubuntuphone?

The ubuntu phone is improving at each update. By the way I added different google calendars to the canonical calendar app and now I'm not able to remove them as I experience synchro problems with some ...
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In 15.10 can ofono use notebook with modem as phone?

So I have upgraded to Wily Werewolf (15.10) and I saw there is ofono I know from Ubuntu touch in installation. So I wonder does it mean that running Willy Werewolf on notebook with modem, I can use it ...
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How to Send SMS and MMS using Ubuntu API

Is it possible to Send SMS and MMS using Ubuntu API? I've searched in the following documentation, but I cannot find anything about that. https://developer.ubuntu.com/api/apps/qml/sdk-15.04.1/ thx, ...
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How to perform a Dial Call using Ubuntu API

I'd like to know how to perform a Dial Call using Ubuntu API. I couldn't find anything in the API doc: https://developer.ubuntu.com/api/apps/qml/sdk-15.04.1/ thx,
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BQ Aquaris phone vpn configuration and/or software?

Looking to buy the BQ Aquaris E5 Ubuntu Edition but before I do so I need to ask a question (I'm not a develloper , I'm new at the game.) I'd like to use a VPN on my phone to chat and phonecall with ...
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What means OTA Update

I already tried to google it, but I found no explanation about this (simple) question: What does OTA mean? I read a Ubuntu insight article, about OTA7, But It does not explain what an OTA-Update is? ...
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How can I block an incoming phone number on a Ubuntu phone?

I have a Meizu ubuntu phone, and I am getting repeated incoming calls from the same number. I may be being stupid, but I have been unable to find a way of blocking those calls. Is this possible? ...
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Ubuntu Phone problems with text and USB/Bluetooth connection

I have the BQ Aquaris E5 with Ubuntu 15.04 (r5). I want to give Ubuntu OS a 5* rating but I'm a bit annoyed with a few missing features...Have the following been sorted out yet? 1) Group text ...
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Ubuntu installation troubles on Windows Phone

I tried to use this tutorial Whoever read my old question knows my problem. My old question can be found here But, I tried to use that tutorial on the top, and now when I'm connecting my phone I get ...
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Password Manager for Ubuntu Phone

I just bought a Meizu Ubuntu Phone and so far I'm quite happy. To get rid of my Android phone I need a password manager like keepassx. Mkpasswd can create new passwords but I also need to store ...
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Windows Phone problem with Lubuntu

I installed new OS to my computer "Lubuntu" and i needed to transfer some files from my Windows Phone to computer but i can't, when i connect it it shows this error Error intializing camera: -53: ...
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How to resize partitions Ubuntu Touch BQ E5

I tried several ways to install OpenCV but I always ended up with the same problem. When I try to install the dependencies in order to compile OpenCV, the root access get full with the first ...
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Install ubuntu on huawei honor 4x [duplicate]

Can i install ubuntu on my honor 4x if yes then how ?? Please help as i am addicted to ubuntu. I already have ubuntu in my PC and my laptop... I havent tried to do anything like this before
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Getting error when plug-in my Windows Phone and i cannot acces my phone files

i'm new here. I installed Lubuntu to my very old PC and tried to connect my Nokia Lumia 635 (Windows Phone 8.1) but i getting error Error intializing camera: -53: Could not claim the USB device I ...
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I used the wrong channel for my Nexus 4; How do I upgrade it, and what channel do I use?

I used the wrong channel for my Nexus 4; How do I upgrade it, and what channel do I use? Backstory: Followed this tutorial: https://developer.ubuntu.com/en/start/ubuntu-for-devices/image-channels/ ...
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Ubuntu touch: Any ideas on installing BBC media player?

I have the Aquarius E4.5 and can't find a way to get the BBC media player to even download, let alone work. Any one done this?
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How can I use Google Drive on Ubuntu phone

I have the Google Drive app installed on my Ubuntu phone. I also have photos on my phone. How can I load these photos onto Google Drive ?