Scopes are the back ends used to provide results for searches performed through the Unity Dash.

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Simple Javascript Scope HowTo and Examples

I am trying to develop a simple Scope for Ubuntu Phone (BQ 4.5 particularly). The scope's task should be just to display (and refresh) one web page directly in the scope, i.e. not to open a separate "...
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ubuntu-touch: quickest way to open a bookmark

I recently bough a BQ M10 tablet. A lot of web site are not in the the ubuntu store (yet), or their apps are pretty buggy. So I have to deal with bookmarks all the time. Opening a bookmark is pretty ...
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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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Ubuntu SDK unable to play scope

I've just created a Unity Scope project in Ubuntu SDK. However I'm not able to run it, If I target the Desktop, I have the following error : Starting /usr/ubuntu-sdk-ide/share/qtcreator/ubuntu/...
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Set custom default Unity Dash scope in Ubuntu 16.04?

After a fresh installation of Ubuntu 16.04 the Unity Dash points by default to home.scope. Personally, I never use this scope. I always use the application.scope. Is it possible to set the ...
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Ubuntu Touch - Scopes home button

Is there a setting that I can turn on to give me a "Home" button at the top of the scope screen? Currently at the top of my scopes there is the Scope Name, Settings, Search and Favourites. If you ...
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TeXdoc scope finds PDFs but fails to open them

I am running Ubuntu 16.04. Playing around with scopes, I found the TeXdoc scope. But I cannot get it to work. For example, I search for "tikz" and it finds a couple of PDFs such as pgfmanual.pdf, tikz-...
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How to personalize Scopes in Ubuntu Mobile at Aquaris M10 tablet?

There are these pre-configured home screens called Scopes on the BQ M10 Ubuntu Edition tablet. After some research I've finally got an idea what scopes are meant for. With understanding the concept ...
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Ubuntu SDK unable to start javascript scopes : module “Ubuntu.Thumbnailer” is not installed

I'm trying to create an Ubuntu Phone scope. But I'm not able to run them on the desktop target. I have the following output: Starting /usr/ubuntu-sdk-ide/share/qtcreator/ubuntu/scripts/...
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Ubuntu Touch change scope “today”

Does anyone knows how to change the content of scope today? The news displayed there are totally unusable for me. I'm from germany and really not interested in news from El Pais or Cinco Dias. Is ...
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Amazon app: how can I change the amazon country?

When I start the Amazon app on my M10 with Ubuntu-Touch this app starts automatically the UK store. I´m located in germany and would like to start the german store with this app. When trying to change ...
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Error during setup of unity-js-scopes-tool

I am going to create a Scope for Ubuntu Touch with the Ubuntu SDK. I used this JS-Tutorial. So I did the installation process within a fresh installation of Ubuntu 15.10 in VirtualBox with the ...
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Ubuntu Touch Store App and Scope sources

In the ubuntu store of ubuntu-touch there are open-source licenced apps and scopes. How can one gain access to the source of those apps/scopes?
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How to create a scope?

I'd like to create a custom scope that searches and returns results from an online source for personal use. Is this possible? And if so, how?
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Uninstall default scopes in a ubuntu phone

I am using an ubuntu phone (version OTA-9.1). I want to delete extra scopes. When I search them in the Ubuntu Store with the keyword scope, i cannot reach more than 100 entries. This means that I ...
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Package responsible for Unity Dash search results (home lens, category “References”)

I want to file a bug against a Unity Dash scope, but I don't know exactly which one it is and which package it belongs to. The results I want to complain about appear in the home lens, in the ...
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Reinstalling the El Pais scope on Ubuntu phone

The other day I was cleaning my Ubuntu phone from apps that had been installed by default and I didn't want. I uninstalled El Pais thinking it was a webapp not related to the scope, which I find way ...
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How to develop Ubuntu JavaScript scopes in Ubuntu trusty?

I have tried to build a JavaScript scope as described in https://developer.ubuntu.com/en/scopes/tutorials/developing-scopes-javascript/. My host is running Ubuntu 14.04 trusty. I have the Ubuntu SDK ...
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How to pass phone number to phone application from scope

I'd like to be able to pass a phone number to the phone application from within a preview of a scope. Is that possible? Is it done with action widgets? Is there an example of this somewhere in ...
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Scope department not triggering refresh on click

I've added a department with subdepartments to my scope. It filters fine if I manually pull to refresh after selecting the filter, but it does not trigger by default on the selection. I wasn't sure ...
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What determines font color of “Pull to refresh” text

As (barely) seen in the my scope screenshot, the "Pull to refresh" font color needs to be adjusted. I'd assume it would be done in the data/app.ini.in file under [Appearance], but I've been ...
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Ubuntu SDK emulator starts up but the Devices tab says “The device is currently booting…”

I'm trying to setup an Ubuntu emulated device with a click package. But even after the emulator starts up the devices tab show that the device is booting. Pressing the refresh button does not help ...
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How to test a javascript scope on a real phone?

I'm developing my first scope, hoping to enter the scopes showdown contest. I've decided to make a javascript scope. I'm having fun with the SDK and following along the javascript scopes tutorial at ...
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JavaScript scope online accounts - OnlineAccountClient error

I'm trying to run a Unity JavaScript scope which uses online accounts on Ubuntu 15.10 on the Unity Scopes Tool, but I get an error when using the OnlineAccountClient class. I followed the Online ...
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Ubuntu SDK error running scope example

I'm learning to create a Scope for Ubuntu Touch with the Ubuntu SDK (installed from PPA) in Ubuntu 16.04. I created a C++ Scope from template. When I'm trying to run I'm getting this error: ...
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Remove Scopes in Ubuntu for Mobile Devices

I realize that I can "hide" a Scope so that it is only visible when I "swipe" up in the Dash (i.e. the "home" screen, during which time all of my Scopes are shown)... But is it possible to remove/un-...
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Cannot load scope

I have written a basic ubuntu touch scope and I am trying to run it on an emulator. However, I get the following error: scoperunner: unity::ResourceException: Cannot load scope realtime....
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Ubuntu touch devel emulator not recognized by sdk ide

I want to test my scope on an emulator, so I created an i386 emulator instance with the devel channel. I can start the emulator from inside the sdk ide and it will boot properly (I can unlock the ...
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Error when running CMake Ubuntu SDK IDE Setup Wizard

I'm trying to create a C++ Unity scope the ubuntu SDK IDE. Using the setup wizard I have created my project, but the CMake wizard cannot run CMake. I get the following error: E: Failed to change to ...
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Which aggregator scopes exist in ubuntu scope?

I was thinking about developing an aggregator scope for ubuntu touch, but I can't find a list of some sort that shows which aggregator scopes are already available. On the ubuntu website, they give a ...
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Error when running scope on emulator

I'm trying to run the template scope in the emulator of the Ubuntu SDK in 15.04. The scope builds just fine, but when I try to run it in the emulator, it gives me the following error: scoperunner: ...
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Can't install needed python3-scope-harness for Ubuntu Scopes dev in Go

At https://developer.ubuntu.com/en/scopes/tutorials/developing-scopes-go/ it tells me to run sudo apt-get install unity-scope-tool golang git bzr python3-scope-harness mercurial But I receive ...
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Where do I submit a bug report for video scope on ubuntu phone?

I can't seem to find the right place to submit a bug report for the Video scope on the Ubuntu phone. Its not listed here https://launchpad.net/unity-scopes
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Background image for the scopes

is it possible to change the white background image for the scopes and system settings and use for example the same image as the lockscreen?
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How can I remove scope from Ubuntu phone home screen?

I've had my Ubuntu phone, a BQ E5, for a week now, and after first problems with Internet access (it's ok now), I'm getting to like it. What I'm very unhappy with, however, is the fact that the scope ...
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Ubuntu touch on Nexus 4: scope number and background colour queries

I've rooted and installed ubuntu-touch/stable/ubuntu on a Nexus 4 and everything seems to be working. I have two queries and I can't find the answer online so hoping for help here! 1.) I only seem ...
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How to scale images on Unity-Scope

Does anyone know how to scale images on Unity Scope's Previews? When I try to emulate my Scope on the Ubuntu sdk the preview image shown well, with reasonable size, but on real device the scope ...
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How to disable all scopes, filters and dash plugins?

The Dash is overloading me with stuff I don't need, down to the weather and food recipes (?!) when I'm just looking for a file or app. Also I can't figure out how to set it to include music files ...
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After updating to 15.10, my scopes projects fail to build for the unity-scope-tool. “error: g++ version must be 4.9!”

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 15.10. I have been making scopes, and many of my scopes projects stopped building after the upgrade. My work process consists of running the scopes first in the unity-...
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How to center text inside an Ubuntu scope card?

I originally posted this in StackOverflow, but got no response, so I'm now asking here. I'm creating a scope for Ubuntu touch and I'm having trouble figuring out how to style the text inside a card ...
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What lenses for Unity are available?

This question is present as a matter of historical interest. While you are encouraged to help maintain its answers, please understand that "big list" questions are not generally allowed on AskUbuntu ...
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location problem scopes without wifi and without gps

Im not sure if this it's a bug or not. When i have disabled the wifi and gps scopes always locate me in Madrid. I thought that with the data of the sim you can know your location with less of 2 km ...
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Days ahead setting in upcoming events & agenda calendar in ubuntu touch (phone)

I would like to know how to change view setting on how many days ahead are displayed in Upcoming events scope (currently limited to two days from now) and/or view setting on how many days ahead are ...
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Show upcoming events in the today scope on ubuntu phone

I would like to see more upcoming events in my today scope (e.g. all events of this week or the next 5 events). Is there a way to show more then just the events that are actually today? Thanks, for ...
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No weather information in the scopes

My BQ aquaris E5 no longer displays weather information in the scopes. No information in the "the weather channel" scope and no weather information in the "today" scope. Localization is on and the ...
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Scopes reboot non stop, language of the system is changed, computer can't open the peripheral

I got a problem with my ubuntu touch phone (aquaris E4.5). Today there was an update, I thought it was the OTA-4 but checking the parameters it was display ubuntu 14.10 (r22). Everything worked ...
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Globally disable “include online search results”

We have started replacing some Windows desktops with Ubuntu for some users in the organization I work. Because of our policies we need to globally disable the following features: The Include online ...
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In which package is the more_suggestions.scope located and what does it do?

I can see that there are several scopes in Ubuntu 14.04 like searchin.scope web.scope books.scope news.scope more_suggestions.scope recipes.scope etc. What functions do these scopes perform? ...
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Ubuntu Phone Aquaris 4.5 today screen does not automatically change

I have a new Ubuntu Aquaris E4.5 phone (latest updates installed). Locale UK Timzone British Summer Time. The Today Scope screen does not automatically change days, so for example today is Thursday, ...