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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Has anybody tried Ubuntu Touch on the Moto X? [duplicate]

When you put Ubuntu Touch on Moto X does it work smooth? Are there any bugs? And what are the chances it'll brick my device?
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Slow file copy from flash drives (phone, camera)

OS is Ubuntu 12.10 and device im trying to copy from is Android phone or digital camera. In both cases moving single pictures to attached usb 2.0 hdd or sata disk is OK, but smaller videos and bunch ...
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Making calls through the smartphone using the PC

Is it possible to connect a smartphone through a USB cable to an Ubuntu machine and make or receive phone calls to or from other phones using the desktop? EDIT: This is not a VOIP based question. ...
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Connect Android device

I've a phone with Android and I use Ubuntu in my PC. The thing is that I can connect my phone through USB and Ubuntu can read it, I mean, I can see the files and stuff, but that's it. I can't ...
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how to connect to wifi on Ubuntu phone [closed]

I just put Ubuntu 13.10 on my brother's Nexus 4 and it looks great but I can't seem to figure out how to connect to any wifi connections. When I go to the wifi settings page I get no options other ...
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Unbuntu install SGS3 [duplicate]

Maybe this question was asked a thousand times. But i'm abolute not informed about installing operating system. I would like to install Unbuntu on my Samsung Galaxy S3 without lossing the fotos and ...
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Ubuntu Will not Recognise my Samsung C5220 Phone

I'm trying to use my Samsung C5220 mobile phone as a modem. I've installed Samsung PC Studio using Wine but it does not recognise the phone as being connected. I have done lsusb in a terminal ...
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Ubuntu on not so old mobile phone [duplicate]

I have LG GT500 Puccini and want to install any version of Ubuntu on it, but I don't have an idea how. You have ubuntu for mobile phone, but I don't know where to start. I search internet, but no ...
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connect my galaxy s duos phone as mass storage or drivers [duplicate]

i want the drivers of my phone to be installed in Ubuntu 12.04 Lts please help me on this
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where are sources for ubuntu sdk qtmultimedia?

As someone who intends to blend c++ with qml, I need to wrap my head around some examples. The phablet-team has a camera app that does a good job of demonstrating that. I noticed that Camera is a ...
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Ubuntu Touch Official Hardware? [duplicate]

I really like the look of Ubuntu touch and I want it ASAP, however, I am NOT willing to buy a device simply to port ubuntu touch on it. I don't want to void all warranties and take any risks. ...
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Backup/Export contacts from Ubuntu Touch (official launch r100, Ubuntu 13.10 - armhf (20131017))

I flashed my Nexus 4 with Ubuntu Touch official 13.10 release. I wanted to flash it back to android and test the functionality on some things in android to make sure my phone hardware isn't a problem ...
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Ubuntu Launcher for android devices?

I know that right now, it's only available for the Google Nexus. I was just wondering, will ubuntu become a "home launcher" for android devices sometime in the future? I really like the OS. I have the ...
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Phone that i can put Ubuntu on? [duplicate]

I need a new phone. I'd like to get a phone I can put ubuntu on. What phones can I do that on and still use it as a phone? Tim
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Can someone help me get Ubuntu touch on my Huawei Ascend y300?

I have a Huawei Ascend Y300 which is the better big brother to the G300. I would like ubuntu touch installed on it, as it's the only device I have without Ubuntu. It's a popular phone and I'm sure ...
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Ubuntu for windows phone [duplicate]

Can I somehow install Ubuntu on my Nokia Lumia 800, which is windows phone? I am tired of Windows OS of my Nokia, Ubuntu seems much better to so I was wondering if installation on my device is ...
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How can I run Ubuntu Desktop on my Galaxy Nexus? [closed]

Is there a method to run a fully functional Ubuntu system on the Galaxy Nexus? The two methods I know of are Ubuntu Touch Preview, and Ubuntu on top of Android via VNC, but there are problems with ...
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Does magic jack work on Ubuntu?

Does magic jack work with Ubuntu? I originally had my magic jack on a computer with windows XP and I decided to switch to Ubuntu but I still want Magic jack.
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Its weird but i think my pc is interfering my phone to connect to the wireless network(both pc and phone using same router)? [duplicate]

Before i installed ubuntu 13.04 there was no problem. Then this thing happend. when my laptop is running and wifi is enabled(ofcourse there is internet access on pc) my android galaxy s2 phone can't ...
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How to export SMS and contacts from cell phone to ubuntu

I am trying to export my text messages and my contacts from a cell phone(an Adroid Samsung Galaxy mini and a Sony Ericsson w810i) to my ubuntu laptop. Firstly I tried using Wammu and I was easily ...
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Clarifying the claim of “full Ubuntu desktop OS” support on the Ubuntu Edge

Can anyone clarify what Canonical means when creating a "full Ubuntu desktop OS" on the proposed Ubuntu edge? My definition of a "full Ubuntu desktop OS" is if a software package can be complied for ...
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Using Ubuntu on Windows Phone 7 [duplicate]

I was wondering if anyone has heard of or knows and plans for Ubuntu on Nokia Lumia 610. I am fed up with the current operating system on Nokia Lumia 610 and I want to replace it with Ubuntu, or if ...
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Can I install Ubuntu on a Samsung Galaxy Fit?

I have a samsung galaxy fit GT-S5670L with Android 2.3.5 and I whant to install ubuntu on it with out modifying the android. It´s that possible ?
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Recording phone calls

Does anyone know how I can record audio from a VOIP phone call? I've tried to do it before, and all I get is my side of the conversation. I'm using Ubuntu 12.04, Skype, and Sound Recorder.
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Iocean X7 Ubuntu Touch [duplicate]

I want Buy this phone iocean X7 , specifications includes: cpu: mtk6589 quad core cortex a9 ram: 1gb Do you think I can install ubuntu touch on this device? I don't want know if evreything will ...