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

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Dual Boot On Galaxy Note 2 ? ( Android / Ubuntu )

I want to buy a Galaxy Note 2 tablet/phone and I just wanted to know: how can I have both of these OS's on it at the same time? If there is a way, how can I do it? Is there anyone who can help me? ...
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can you put in contact with Android developer? [closed]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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 to call a number from command-line with Skype?

I've seen several links suggesting it is possible to make a call from the command-line with skype. The instructions suggest something along the lines of: skype --callto:+14445551234 However, this ...
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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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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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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 access the SD card through my Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc Phone?

I have a Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc phone and I cannot access its SD card through the USB cable provided. I have set the USB connection mode to MSC yet when I connect the phone to my computer I cannot ...
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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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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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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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Wammu - USB Device Name?

I'm trying to get to my phone's filesystem through USB in Wammu, but I'm stuck in the configuration wizard when it asks for a USB device name. After about an hour of Internet searching, here are the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Can't send file to smartphone via bluetooth in Lubuntu?

I'm a new Lubuntu user (never used any Linux OS before). File Manager --> Preferences --> Bluetooth Manager I can't seem to send a file to my smartphone. I click the bluetooth icon on the task bar, ...
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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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How can I extract content from a Nokia E5-00?

I have been trying to find software to extract data from a Nokia E5-00. Everything Nokia-related that I've found seems to be a bit old (my model is not supported). What software can I use to extract ...
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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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Connect to Android phone to send and receive sms

As said in the title, is there a solution for this? Before my actual Android phone, I had a Nokia and for it there were some applications in the repo for this aim (series60-remote, xgnokii, wammu). ...
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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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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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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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How does Ubuntu Touch work when “docked” with keyboard/mouse/monitor?

Is Ubuntu Touch for phones and tablets meant to be "dockable" with an external keyboard/mouse/monitor? If so, how will the touch gestures for navigation be handled when using a mouse or trackpad? Will ...
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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.