Questions related to the development of QML applications on the Ubuntu environment. QML is a core programming language for Ubuntu & Ubuntu Touch.

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How to lock ubuntu device orientation in portrait or landscape from user input?

I am working on a reader app to be used on Ubuntu-Touch. When reading books from the app it would be a helpful feature to lock the orientation in either portrait or landscape. This would be useful ...
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Use the design function of Qt Creator when developing Ubuntu apps

I would like to start developing Ubuntu apps with Qt Creator and I have a few queries when making a simple qml qt app. Firstly, is it normal qml and javascript? Can I use all normal qml and ...
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Building ubuntu touch app with sql (mysql) support problem

i`m trying to develop simple ubuntu application. This application should connect to remove mysql server, query and display data in UbuntuListView. Project was created in Qt Creator 3.1.1 as QML app ...
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Hide notification bar on Ubuntu phone (QML)

I would like to create and QML app with Ubuntu SDK for ubuntu phone. I am not able to hide the notification bar at top of the screen. What is the way to hide it ? If it's not possible in QML only, ...
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Ubuntu sdk filedialog

I have tried to make a video playback application and this is the code I have got so far: import QtQuick 2.0 import QtMultimedia 5.0 import Ubuntu.Components 1.1 import QtQuick.Dialogs 1.0 Video { ...
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Cannot run QML App with C++ plugin

I'm trying to extend a QML App with C++ functionality. Basically I want to make the MythMote app which is available on Android available on Ubuntu Touch. Also see my other question for which I would ...
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QML app with C++ plugin (cmake) subdirectory

I am developing an Ubuntu Phone application "QML app with C++ plugin (cmake)" but I have so many qml files so I want to separate them by functionality ApplicationName CMakeListes.txt .. app ...
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Can I develop a 2D game with just QML?

I have a bit of interest in developing for Ubuntu Touch (I have little to no real coding experience also), but my main interest is trying to develop a 2D game. From my understanding, I would either ...
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File storage location for ubuntu application

In my application I plan to store files locally ( exported files ) and import files which user copy via USB to the disk. Where to locate such application files ? Is there some recomendation ?
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ubuntu-sdk showing blank spaces where icons should be

When I launch Ubuntu-SDK in Ubuntu 14.10 (64-bit) every Qt Creator aspect works normally except all the content that was specifically added by canonical. This is especially annoying in the 'Welcome' ...
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Debugging a pyqt5 Oxide(html) App

Based on this: Debugging HTML5 With Ubuntu SDK For a PC pyqt5 qtwebkit app I can use the web inspector with chromium following theese steps: First run in a terminal: export ...
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Ubuntu Touch QML API : PageHeadStyle

I'm looking for some help to use PageHeadStyle components which is available in Ubuntu SDK. If somebody has example, I will be grateful. Thanks.
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qtserialport in c++ app ubuntu

Can someone please tell me how to install the qtserialport to use in a c++ project in ubuntu? Thanks.
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Use Pictures for an Image object in QML for Ubuntu Touch

I'm trying to use an image file from the main Pictures directory (/home/phablet/Pictures) for an AnimatedIMage/Image object however it says error reading file. I've tried two paths already but neither ...
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UbuntuListView ListItem.Expandable example?

I am playing with the Expandable ListItem components: UbuntuListView { id: myList model: 2 delegate: ListItem.Expandable { expandedHeight: units.gu(20) Label { text: "Expand me" } ...
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Qt Audio Engine not in Ubuntu SDK

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I installed Ubuntu SDK with no problems using the instructions on Ubuntu website. I created a new QML project. I want to create an app that uses Qt Audio Engine. Here is my ...
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How to use Ubuntu QML Dialog or other Popup without any buttons?

I am trying to make a modal popup where all there is is a progress bar, and when the progress bar is full it automatically closes, Dialog and the other popups don't seem to even show unless you set ...
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Dynamic object creation im QML

I am new to QML and would like to understand how object creation works when splitting code over different files (as it feels like a good code practice). I know I can call property of an item within ...
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How does one get the ambient light conditions in Ubuntu Touch?

I am planning to make an app which would switch between Light and Dark theme based on the ambient light conditions. So if it was a dark room, then the app would switch to a dark theme to reduce the ...
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Using Online Accounts to authenticate against my server

In my Ubuntu QML app I'm trying to use online accounts in order to authenticate against my server. I'm a little confused as to how I should go about doing this. Ultimately I want the user to be able ...
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Can't start application in the Emulator

I created in UBUNTU SDK new project ( QML App with C++ plugin ). I can run it as desktop application, but when I want to start it in the emulator I got following error : ...
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How to add ScrollBar to combobox QML

I hav a combobox with 100 ligne in QML ComboBox{ id: id width: 180 Model : liste() } How to add a scrollBar in this ...
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Where can I find the Ubuntu qml components?

I decided to give Ubuntu-SDK a try but it would not work properly, showing app a weird transparent window most of the time that would not go away or at least get out of the foreground. I could not ...
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Ubuntu's appindicator using QML

Is it possible to create a Unity indicator for my app which is written in QML?
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QML - Tabs - Header layout

the default style of the Tabs is like this: but how to make it look like this? thanks
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QT Quick Test problem [duplicate]

I have a QML file and I want to test the function of this test , in this file I have some import like import ValueField 1.0 , import MyModule 1.0 and I need this imports So when I run the QT Quick ...
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Problem in QT Quick Test for QML application

I have a problem in QT Quick Test for QML application, when I add import in my file.qml like: import QtQuick 2.3 import QtTest 1.0 import ValueField 1.0 <--- import "../myFile.qml" <--- ...
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Error while installing QML app on ubuntu device using QT creator

I am getting following errors when try to install an application on my Nexus 4 having Latest Ubuntu Touch OS. :-1: error: lint_maintainer_domain: (EMAIL NEEDS HUMAN REVIEW) email domain too long ...
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using ubuntu-sdk to create app with problems

I upgraded my ubuntu 14.04 to 14.10 to use the latest ubuntu-sdk. But When I created a simple UI project there is just a red wave line under the "import Ubuntu.Components.1.1". So I moved my mouse to ...
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Ubuntu SDK: How can I use PyQt for developing Ubuntu Touch apps?

I've heard that it's possible, can you give me some pointers on how to do that?
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How to open an item in a MainView so that it fills the whole window?

I'm writing an application consisting of several pages. One page is a bit special, because it should fill up the whole screen. However, I cannot get rid of the page header, despite the fact that this ...
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Ubuntu SDK - switching to QML design mode crashes application

I'm using the Ubuntu SDK version 'qtcreator-plugin-ubuntu 3.1.1+15.04.20141212.1-0ubuntu1~0utopic1'. When developing an app containing QML code (App with simple UI) I cannot switch to design mode. ...
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How do I bundle a python interpreter in my qml app?

How do I bundle a python interpreter in my qml app? I can not use the system's python interpreter due to the nature of Ubuntu’s new Click Packages, and App-Armour. How do I do this?
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Having trouble linking QML button to C++ class

First time using Ubuntu SDK and QML. I've spent the entire day attempting to figure this out but every solution that i came accross is either outdated or not well documented. I'm trying to figure out ...
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Get unique device ID in QML

I need to get a unique ID for the device. I originally thought I'd use the device's imei, but that doesn't seem to return anything: import QtSystemInfo 5.0 DeviceInfo { id: device } ...
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Ubuntu Touch Qt3D 2.0 crashes on start

I've been trying to develop something in QML3D and while my app is running well on desktop, I can't get it working on my tablet (even thought for example Qt3D cylinder from the software center - ...
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How to create charts in QML?

I'd like to add to my application a page with not only raw figures but also eye friendly charts to display data. Is there a native component or a third-party plugin I could use to create such ...
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Can you use QProcess in a Click Packaged Application?

I am just curious whether this is something AppArmor allows or not? My application works fine on the desktop, but I can't get Standard output or error to even display in my app when I run it from the ...
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What security policy group do I need to give a Click Package to download files?

My app downloads files, ideally to the Music Folder. What security policy groups are needed by app armor to accomplish this?
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Replace secret key placeholder at build time

I'm developing an Ubuntu touch app in QML, and would like to keep an API key reasonably secret (at least I don't want to have to commit it into the VCS). I see that you can define environment ...
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How to save text string in ClipBoard on Ubuntu Touch

As in topic I need to be copy text to ClipBoard but not by pressAndHold in TextField. Is there other way of doing this then via c++ ?
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U1DB problems with apparmor

I'm having problem with u1db and apparmor. The application works fine, but when it is packaged apparmor does not allow the app to save data into $HOME/.local/share/.. so I can't actually save my ...
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html select tag in a pyqt5 oxide app

In a pyqt5 app with an HTML GUI, the "select" tag doesn't work, the control is show correctly, but when I click on it, it doesn't do anything. I'm getting this message from python: "Content ...
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How do I add a Device Kit to an existing project

I am writing a QML Ubuntu Application and unfortunately forgot to check the boxes for the different Device Kits when I created the Project. How do I get those Device Kits to show up at the run menu?
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Ubuntu QML App UI problems

I need some help... I am currently building a new QML Ubuntu App and I am struggeling with the UI.. The App sends a request to an external server, gets some JSON back and appends that to a ...
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Read lines from a text file in QML Qt/Quick

I need open a text file and read it's contents line by line and store each lines in a string list in qt quick 2.2. Can every one help me?
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How to force use of “overflow menu” for actions on header bar?

I am using header actions in my Ubuntu SDK app, but I would like to avoid clutter on the header bar. I have noticed that the Android-style "overflow menu" autocreates itself after a certain number of ...
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How to add some padding between a ListView and its footer?

Consider the following QML snippet: ListView { //... footer: Text { text: "Sample Text" } } This will display the text "Sample Text" directly at the bottom of the ListView. ...
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Why does my QQuick application crash on Ubuntu 14.04?

Basically I have (The Game class just wraps QGuiApplication): int Game::run() { QQuickView * mMainView = new QQuickView; mMainView->setResizeMode(QQuickView::SizeRootObjectToView); ...
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Why XMLHttpRequest send only “server connection established” in readyState attribut?

I try to store the result of JSON webservice into a List view. I create my request in javascript but my readyState value is always 1 and never change. I don't understand what is wrong. This is my ...