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

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can you put in contact with Android developer? [on hold]

I am sick to death of not being able to find software updates for my phone. Samsung has this infamous problem with not providing Android updates after their initial factory release; and it's driving ...
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How do I download the most recent file (nexus 4)

Currently my nexus 4 is running on CM11. I am trying to install Ubuntu touch to this device, I cannot seems to find the right zip file. I see lots of instructions for the 12.0 versions not the 14 or ...
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Documentation / guides for offline ubuntu phone scopes

I've been working on an Ubuntu phone scope that is NOT connecting to the internet, it is retrieving local results. I am having difficulty, which is mostly due to not having a guide for how to write a ...
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Is the Ubuntu Edge phone going to come out in the United States? [closed]

Is the Ubuntu Edge phone going to come out in the United States? If so, when ?
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Ubuntu phone passphrase

Please help me with this.Today I updated my nexus 4 running dual boot from rtm 6 to 7. After entering sim code I was asked to give in a passphrase. First I tapped in the same as my sim code without ...
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Start phablet-shell connection to Ubuntu Phone

I see in a few places [1,2,3] that I can securely connect from my Ubuntu desktop to my Ubuntu phone using the command phablet-shell from the phablet-tools package. Yet, from a terminal on my desktop, ...
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Nokia suite for Ubuntu

I searched everywhere but didn't find a good Nokia suite for Ubuntu that can read, write and send messages like the Windows version. Since I have no knowledge of coding, can anyone here make a nokia ...
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I am curious about the ubuntu phone? [duplicate]

I have a galaxy s 5 and want to know if putting ubuntu phone on it if it will brick or work? If it bricks I can all ways upgrade to the note 4, which leads me to my next question. Would it work on the ...
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Ubuntu App Development. Unable to install Ubuntu SDK and buggy Ubuntu emulator

Hello I have installed Ubuntu 14.04.1 and I have no more patience to struggle with my problem. I can't install ubuntu-sdk package: Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have ...
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Ubuntu Touch on Motorola Razr M XT907 CDMA? [duplicate]

I bought Motorola Razr M (xt907) for CDMA use and for flashing to Ubuntu Touch. But I can't undestand the state of it (multiple states can't understand anything here: ...
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Ubuntu on smart phone [duplicate]

Can I download an Ubuntu as a rom and set it on any phone? Where and what Ubuntu for phone minimal system requirements? Is there a phone with Ubuntu sold like the android phones? Any other ...
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How to get Ubuntu Phone

I am late to know about mobile phones based on ubuntu. if I can still get it ?? if it is still possible for me to get it. how?
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Boost phone wont interact with my Ubantu PC [duplicate]

How do I get my Boost phone model #N9510 running operating system Android 4.1.2 to interact with my Pc, so I can transfer my pictures and music
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Ubuntu 14.04 doesn't detect USB phone

Ubuntu 14.04, 13.10, 13.04, 12.10 doesn't detect and doesn't mount my USB attached phone. So I cannot transfer files between my laptop and the phone's micro SD card. Windows 8, and Ubuntu 12.04 does ...
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How to fix Bluetooth DUN Phone Details Not detected?

I tried to connect Nokia 5233 to Ubuntu 14.04. I have Blueman installed and everything worked fine including file transfer. But when I try to connect DUN - over Bluetooth - I get an error message: ...
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How do I load a custom phone template into syncevolution gui? (sync-ui)

I'm trying to sync my old sony ericson w810i with my evolution suite for contacts, calendar, events, appointments and notes. I've checked with sdptool search --bdaddr (xx:xx:xx) SYNCML and gotten ...
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connection of phone to ubuntu laptop through data cable

Ubuntu 14.04 is unable to read my lumia 520, it shows phone plugged in then gets disconnected. it is continuously repeated. also when i use $lsusb command in terminal it shows nokia lumia 920 there.
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How to mount a samsung galaxy s5?

My laptop runs on Ubuntu 12.04 and when trying to connect my phone to access files through the usb port, this comes up: Unable to mount SAMSUNG_Android Error initializing camera: -60: Could not lock ...
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Will Ubuntu phone edition work with snapdragon CPUs? [duplicate]

I have been following the project for a while now and I have been refurbishing PCs with Ubuntu for years now. Because of what I've seen of Ubuntu, I would love to see it go further into the mobile ...
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Can I install Ubuntu 14.04 Server on my Android Phone?

Can I install Ubuntu 14.04 Server on my standard, run of the mill, arm based Android Phone?
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ubuntu wont pickup my basic phone samsung schr480

when I plug it into my computer with usb cable it doesn’t show up but the phone says its plugged in and it says pc mod I tried to c if try them box picked it up and its not in places or on the desktop ...
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How do I get ubuntu for my Android phone? [duplicate]

Can someone please suggest me on how can I replace my android phone os with Ubuntu?
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Where can I get Ubuntu for a smartphone? [duplicate]

I have been to the Ubuntu website: http://www.ubuntu.com/phone , where it appears that you can get it for any smartphone, but where do I do so? I don't see a specific 'download' or 'installation ...
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Linux - keyboard with phone-like typing

I have a USB keyboard extension with just number-keys: I need to write chars (A to Z) on this keyboard. My idea is write the way you can on some phone keypads, where each number is mapped to ...
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Installing Ubuntu on Samsung [duplicate]

Can i install Ubuntu on a samsung GT-M3710, it doesn't have android, it has SHP. Thank you very much.
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Ubuntu laptop, phone and tablet [duplicate]

I leave in the UK and a fan of ubuntu, I would like to know were I can get an ubuntu laptop, phone and tablet
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Cant mount windows phone 8 with kubuntu 14.04

I am trying to mount my windows phone 8 with my Kubuntu 14.04 but I can not get access to it. I have mounted my phone in Fedora 20 with Gnome 3.10 and Ubuntu 13.10 but it not seem possible with ...
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Where Do I Buy The Ubuntu Phone? [duplicate]

Hi would like to ask where you can order the Ubuntu phone as seen in the picture in the phone section on the website anyone know?
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Can Ubuntu be installed on Sony Xperia Ion Android Phone? [duplicate]

I want to have Ubuntu alongside android on my android phone, but I don't want to loose any files and media I already currently have on my device. Please help!!!!!
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Bluetooth SyncEvolution Ericson w810i Ubuntu 13.10 woes

help.ubuntu.com/community/BluetoothSyncEvolutionEricsson This guide doesn't work for 13.10. libmultisync-plugin-evolution can't be installed because it depends on older versions of 4 other lib ...
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How do access My Nokia Lumia 520 (Windows Phone) On Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Whenever I connect my nokia Lumia 520 Device via usb to ubuntu 12.10 , i get this error message : Unable to mount Nokia Lumia 520 (RM-914) Unable To Open MTP device '[usb:001,007]'
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Ubuntu Touch for Motorola DROID Maxx [duplicate]

Hey I know that this question has been asked before and was claimed to be answered already but I couldn't find the answer so I brought it upon myself to either ask someone to post the answer or at ...
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Phonegap Error installation in ubuntu

Good day every one, I tried to install Phonegap in my PC but i counter the problem hopefully any can help me. Here's the ubuntu version Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS ...
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Ubuntu on THL T100S

Will Ubuntu work on my ThL T100S? I know there is a list of devices and it's not on it but as it's a clone like almost all the Chinese devices thought there's maybe some chance .
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Service Notifications in Ubuntu Phone?

I'm thinking to create a messaging app for Ubuntu Touch. Android apps aren't using 3G every time because it'll drain the battery (Are they Push notifications?). Has Ubuntu Phone something like that? ...
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DUAL SIM support

I'm wondering if Ubuntu Touch will fully support DUAL-SIM smartphones? I.e. separate address books (contacts), two separate Whatsapp accounts?
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Ubuntu Phone on Lumia 520 [duplicate]

Now I see that ubuntu phone seems stable and look really good, but I don't know if I can install that on my Lumia 520, cause I prefer to have ubuntu on my phone than the windows phone. Could you ...
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Regarding Installing of Ubuntu for phone on My Note 2 (GT-N7100)

I'm currently using Galaxy Note II (GT-N7100) running on Android 4.3..and is it possible to install ubuntu for phone in my note 2..my device is not rooted..if yes please provide the step by step ...
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Getting MTP-enabled Moto G to work with Ubuntu 12.04

I'm not allowed to comment, so I can't ask why my MotoG phone won't connect with my Ubuntu 12.04 64bit desktop. I've installed Phillip Langdale's ppa & packages for gvfs MTP backend. It didn't ...
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How to install ubuntu touch for smartphone? [duplicate]

I am using samsung galaxy trend smarttphone. Can I install ubuntu touch in my smartphone? If yes how?
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How do I transfer Android phone contacts to an Ubuntu phone?

I've owned a Nexus 4 for some time now (in readiness for Ubuntu Touch), and I'm considering making the switch. However, first I'd like to make sure that I really understand how to do several things. ...
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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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Phonebook maintenance by PC

I try to maintain phonebook of my SGH-E250 cellphone using bluetooth and corresponding tool of 64 bit Ubuntu 12.4. Partial results: Nautilus works correctly using Bluez Wammu shows several data of ...
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Cannot mount Android phone as USB in Lubuntu 12.04

I am trying to mount my Sony Xperia phone as a USB mass storage device. I open terminal and type: lsusb Bus 001 Device 004: ID 0fce:0192 Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB Bus 001 Device 001: ...
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Ubuntu phone replacing Android 2.2.2 [duplicate]

Is it possible to change my android phone running 2.2.2 to Ubuntu? If not, how can I get Ubuntu for android? Thanks
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Can't install ubuntu phone - click package missing

I tried installing Ubuntu phone from my Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit but I am unable to install phablet-tools because of a dependency on the package click which I can't figure out where it's supposed to come ...
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Mobile version of Ubuntu for Nokia N97 [duplicate]

This is not a Ubuntu Touch related question. Is there a mobile version of the Ubuntu OS for Nokia N97?. If there is: How to install it?. Where to download it?. How to set preferences?. Is there a ...
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how to install ubuntu on Asus Fonepad?

i still couldn't find s solution for running linux on my tablet and i dont want any hitches as the tablet is of great importance to me for my day today work. kindly give me a solution to install and ...
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VOIP protocal for magic jack's freetalk [closed]

Does anyone know the protocol for freetalk (an iPad app) so that I can use my Magic Jack account on my Linux box??
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I'm trying to transfer music from my Droid 2 to my laptop, but it isn't working [duplicate]

I connect the phone to the computer via usb and I have no idea how to move files. The ejectable disk isn't showing up. What do? It tried sudo fdisk -l and here is the output: alex@alex-1015E:~$ ...