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

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BQ Acquaris E5 phone camera

Even when I select Basic quality and restart,camera won't produce pictures less than 6MB. I have OTA 11. I should delete app and reload?
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How install apps into ubuntu phone (Meizu pro 5) without connection to internet (by USB)?

How can i install apps into Ubuntu phone by USB? Is there any method to download phone apps into desktop (MAC or Ubuntu) and then install them into phone by USB?
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Can you copy multiple files, like photos, on an Ubuntu phone

I have an Ubuntu BQ Aquarius 4.5. Can I copy multiple files onto the clipboard?
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Phone availability [closed]

Does anyone know what is happening to the Ubuntu phone availability? I am looking to buy another one and all models seem to be out of stock. Is this a temporary thing or is something happened, ...
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How to Disable Ubuntu Phone “auto dim” function?

Is there a way to disable the auto dim function of the Ubuntu Phone (14.10 r22)? Even though I can disable the auto-brightness function and set the screen timeout to 10 minutes (or never) the screen ...
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How do I prevent Notifications and Icon Popups when Phone Connected to USB?

Condition: extraneous notifications and popups when phone connected to USB. Differential conditions: power management failure with USB, network card management failure. Support: notifications, popups ...
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Remove Ubuntu from Meizu Pro 5

I bought a Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu edition. I love the phone, but Ubuntu touch isn't what I thought it would be. The App Store is lacking many popular apps. I contacted Meizu and they said the phone could ...
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Ubuntu Touch OTA-10 apps stop when not in forground?

Im curious why apps stop when not in the forground (e.g. when I run tail -f foo.txt and i switch to my web browser the command is stopped when I switch back to the terminal). Further, I'm curious how ...
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Telegram channels on Ubuntu touch (App and Scope) with OTA-11

How can i see Telegram channels in the Telegram App for ubuntu-touch or in the Telegram Scope for this Operating System? E.g. They don't appear there in a Meizu Pro5 mobile with OTA-11.
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A telegram.me link seems not working on Ubuntu phone

I'm not able to add a telegram.me link (already opened on browser). I tap on the proposed link but nothing happen (except a fast browser loading bar appearance that bring me back to the previous ...
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Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition OTA-11 - 2G/3G issue

I bought Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition about month ago from jd.com. Device was shipped with OTA-10.2 and everything was working fine. Some little problems first when i was calling and my number wasn't ...
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Restoring previous version of application on Ubuntu Phone

I deployed a modified version of MusicApp on my Ubuntu Phone, however the application (when not connected to computer & Ubuntu SDK) does not run, it either crashes or starts and shuts down, don't ...
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Cannot connect Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition to samsung E48H6500 TV via Miracast

I'm trying to connect the Meizu Pro 5 to Samsung Smart TV. Everything seems to work properly in the beginning - the TV is dicovered as it should be. After choosing the TV to connect the TV displays ...
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Meizu Pro 5: Saving pictures in SD Card instead of phone [duplicate]

How can I set pictures to be saved in the SD card instead of phone itself?
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Facebook moving messages to Messenger?

After updating to Ubuntu 33 (OTA-11) I get a warning to move to Messenger after tapping messages on the Ubuntu Touch Facebook web app. Does anybody know if they will move the feature over to the app? ...
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Sync or import .ics calendar to Ubuntu Phone?

On Ubuntu Phone, I have the "Calendar" app from "Ubuntu Core App Developers". How can I sync an .ics calendar between Thunderbird/Lightning and the app, "Calendar"? How can I import an .ics calendar ...
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Can Ubuntu Touch be install from other Ubuntu flavors?

The way to install Ubuntu Touch on a phone is to use Ubuntu desktop. Can I install Ubuntu Touch on the phone using a different Ubuntu flavor like Kubuntu and Xubuntu?
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Camera fails to start on Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition

I have just got my new Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition. However, the Camera app crashes at startup. OTA-11 has not appeared yet to install. Is it a known bug?
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Sistema de Gestion telefonica + softphone

I wonder if there is a telephone management program that can write data to a database and have forms and call flows for ubuntu , our servers operate in centos asterisk . I currently work in a call ...
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How to get magnetic sensor data

I tried to get magnetic sensor data on Cordova, but fail to get it. Compass object is always empty. If I tried to get property magneticHeading I got only: "Referenceerror: getmagnetic is not defined" ...
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Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu edition - temperature units

How I can change temperature units from Fahrenheit to Celsius on the Weather scope?
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Unlocking the US 4g LTE Bands

i know this is possible on other devices, mostly with qualcomm processors, so I was looking into it and couldn't find much on the Ubuntu version of the phone. Being Ubuntu and very open source are ...
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SMS delivery reports

The Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu edition has no option for SMS delivery reports within the SMS settings. How I can configure this option?
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Question about 4g lte w/ Ubuntu phones

Currently, can any Ubuntu phones connect to 4g lte? If not now, is it in the works? If so, what is the ETA? Thanks.
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Cannot create a persistent Bluetooth connection between phone and laptop using rfcomm

I already successfully paired my Android (6.0.1) phone (Sony Xperia Z3) with my laptop (running Ubuntu 14.04). I can send files back and forth. The Bluetooth connection menu shows that the connection ...
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Update making any/all emails sound notification

I am using BQ Aquaris 4.5. I updated my phone yesterday when prompted. I have a problem now. I use gmail, I only used to get notifications for emails coming into my "primary" tab. Now with the update ...
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Can't connect huawei p8 liteto on ubuntu 14.04 lts

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 and am unable to read the files of my phone(huaweip8 lite) .My computer doesn't seem to read the device but my phone starts charging so the problem is not with the usb ...
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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? Thanks!...
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Ubuntu phone - Latvian text input method

I purchase Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu edition. I had imagined that the Latvian user interface language also includes Latvian text input method but I feel very disappointed that such a possibility is not ...
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Can't find wifi on Ubuntu phone

Got my new meizu pro 5 yesterday. I live in an apartment building with a lot of different WiFi access points. Mine isn't listed. On my ubuntu laptop I can find my WiFi access point in a the 'more ...
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Dual boot Android/Ubuntu Touch - from sdcard?

I have an Aquaris E5 Ubuntu edition, and also an Android phone. As an experiment, I would like to make both of these dual boot both Ubuntu Touch and Android, and I've already found this: https://...
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Meizu PRO 5 Ubuntu edition: Color options

I subscribed for Pre-Order for the Meizu PRO 5 Ubuntu Edition and was excited when it finally was available. I don't know if I was too late, but it seems the only available color option so far is Gold....
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How to change weather location on ubuntu phone

I got this Aquaris E4.5 ubuntu edition. I'm not yet used to this, but I have to say this is not bad. But I have a problem. I don't know how to change my location on the today scope. The weather ...
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Can I run the Ethereum Wallet on an Ubuntu phone or tablet?

I'm looking to create a detachable Ethereum wallet solution that will work with NexDock. NexDock has assured me Ubuntu phones are compatible with their product. I'm no coder, just an end user, but if ...
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How to setup OpenVPN provided with OTA10 on Ubuntu Touch?

How to setup VPN on Ubuntu Touch? I have paid account with NordVPN. I have followed their tutorials for setting up in different OS's and assembled from there various setting as per screenshot: It ...
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Will “legacy” Linux/X11 apps run on Ubuntu Touch?

I've been doing a little testing of the Ubuntu Touch preview on my Nexus 10 tablet. It's very pretty, but I'm curious what support is planned for "legacy" Linux/X11 apps that aren't based on Qt/QML? ...
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Convenient way to use gpg on Ubuntu Touch

I am using cloud based email (e.g. gmail and hotmail) and some of my contacts want me to encrypt the emails I send. On my linux desktop, I can use gpg, save the armored text to a file and copy paste ...
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Ubuntu Touch calendar app: events imported from Google displayed on 2 days

I have installed Ubuntu core app calender on my BQ Aquaris E5 HD. It is working well and I have been able to sync with my google online calendar. However, I have noticed that for next month, it is ...
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bq E5 phone Network Error when logging in to my UbuntuOne Account

I cannot log in to my UbuntuOne Account from my bq Aquaris E5 phone anymore. It always tells me network error, but the network is working (can use the Browser) and the credentials are correct. My ...
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Make and receive calls on Ubuntu using an external android phone

Is there any way that I could use my old Android device by connecting it via USB or even using the wireless LAN and make/receive calls and traditional text messages (SMS) on my laptop running Ubuntu?
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What combination of bluetooth mouse and keyboard work ok with the BQ M10 tablet? [closed]

Can we create a list of devices known to work with the M10 tablet that other users can take as reference when they want to buy a kit for themselves?
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Configuring Telegram on BQ Ubuntu Phone

Before switching to the Ubuntu phone, I tested Telegram on my old Android phone. Here I was able to change the profile picture as wel as the sound of the notifications. On the BQ phone, under settings,...
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Can it be downloaded to a phone

I'm not that savvy when it comes to computers but am good on a phone. Can Ubuntu be installed onto a phone?
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when i connect windows phone lumia 625 via usb, nothing happens, no unable to mount the device option, nothing, what should i do ?

Earlier i used to get the notification of unable to mount however after creating a new rule as follows: 21 down vote These are my steps to connect the Nokia Lumia 920 (WP8): Add the MTP file ...
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How to set static IP address for Wi-Fi connection on Ubuntu phone?

We need to set a static IP address (and DNS etc.) to connect to our workplace Wi-Fi, but I couldn't find an option on my bq Aquaris E5 device. How should I do it?
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osmscout on BQ Aquaris E4.5

When I downloaded a map (Austria) an error occured and now I have no maps available. I uninstalled the app, but the mistake is still alive. What to do now?
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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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Install Ubuntu in phone dveice will be like pre-insytallation in industrial?

What is difference between pre-install ubuntu (meizu phones) & install ubuntu after install on android (flymer 4)? is it trust able ubuntu after install and totally in the core and root will be ...
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Opening HiSuite daemon on Huawei phone

I am trying to communicate my android Huawei Y330 to 'HiSuite' that runs under 'Wine'. Someone had suggested to first connect the Huawei Y330 to 'HiSuite' run under 'Windows'. Thus the 'HiSuite daemon'...
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bash: ./flash_tool: cannot execute binary file: Exec format error

I try to run SP Flash Tool under Ubuntu MATE but after I chmod +x the executable file, I get the fallowing error: bash: ./flash_tool: cannot execute binary file: Exec format error bash: ./flash_tool....