Questions about syncing with various protocols and services, as well as between devices: Examples include Ubuntu One, Contacts/Calendar/Mail syncing, and Dropbox for software, and between devices, syncing between Android and iOS are prime examples.

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Why won't banshee sync certain songs to my ipod properly?

i am a bit new to Ubuntu but when I try to synchronize my 3rd generation Ipod nano with my banshee library and then listen to them from the ipod it shows the songs info and stuff but then no song ...
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How to add delay to one audio card to sync simultaneous output?

Through PulseAudioPreferences (paprefs) I can use both my sound card and Bluetooth (A2DP) speaker simultaneously, (I want to play the same music in the yard and inside the house). The problem is that ...
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Less Gb in Ubuntu One than in HDD [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu One application. I've bought 20 Gb of space on Ubuntu One. On my computer, I have my files into another partition different from the OS partition. So, to achieve having the ...
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iPod won't sync with virtualbox iTunes. Why?

After a while of looking for alternatives to iTunes I finally bit the bullet and just installed windows in a virtual host with the sole purpose of running iTunes. The thing is I can't sync my iPod ...
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Is it possible to use `musique` to sync with an iPod?

I was reading online about a program called musique, so I installed it. It's quite a lot better than rhythmbox in my opinion. The only thing is I can't find a way to sync it with my iPod, make ...
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can I sync ubuntu one with my computer with newly installed ubuntu?

I recently reinstalled ubuntu. I would like to download all the files that I uploaded on ubuntu one before. However, I found it is very cumbersome to go on the web page and download every single file ...
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Rsync creating \#015 directory

I have a virtual ubuntu server running on my windows server. This server has 2 external hdd's attached, which are mounted in ubuntu. Now I try to run rsync to sync a directory on my desktop and my ...
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Problem syncing Outlook Mail on Thunderbird

I have been using aliases on my Outlook mail. It usually are in the form of folders, where the mails directed to alias email ids would go. While syncing my account on Thunderbird (Ubuntu 12.10 LTS / ...
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“More” menu doesn't appear in Ubuntu One browser interface, then how can I access the dropdown menu?

I'm trying to remove a folder from my U1 storage. I've read that I should go to U1 in my browser, click "more" next to the folder, and a relevant dropdown will appear. It doesn't. With files, yes, ...
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Audio and video auto of sync when streaming

When streaming my desktop to twitch.tv using avconv audio and video are out of sync. Sometimes it is already out of sync when starting the stream and sometimes they just drift apart after a while. ...
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Sync Galaxy S4 music [duplicate]

So i just got a brand new fancy smancy Galaxy S4. I get home and i try to move music from my ubuntu 13.04 and low and behold Rythmbox crashes after i try adding music. My S4 only has MCS, or atleast i ...
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Chromium does not sync bookmarks or extensions

I've installed a fresh 12.4 but i can't seem to sync my bookmarks or extensions when i log-in chromium. Then i tried installing chrome and same thing happened. I have searched it on google but can't ...
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What are Ubuntu One conflicts and how do I resolve them?

Sometimes there appear files with the .conflict extension on the folders synchronized with Ubuntu One. Why does that happen and what should I do with the conflicts?
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kernel panic not syncing out of memory and no killable processes

I have removed my old version of Ubuntu & Windows 7 by deleting the partitions using a bootable pen drive containing Ubuntu-13.04 to install the new version.The moment I restarted the system to ...
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rsync script running using udev - some help?

Any help would be greatly appreciated. I have setup a server and would like to create a simple task that transfers everything in 2 folders on my computer: ~/Downloads/ArchiCatalogs ...
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How configure ldap replication one slave - mutlimaster

I just successfully replicated Openldap using ubuntu 10.04 as master (provider), 12.04 as slave (consumer). I'm using syncrepl method for this replication. Below configuration for provider.ldif and ...
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HELP >>> UbuntuOne deletes files and re-syncs same files

I have three Linux machines running Ubuntu/Mint14 12.04. I recently began testing Mint15 on one computer. After installing Mint15 I recopied my an exact backup copy of the UbuntuOne folder (2.4gb x ...
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Newbie: Ubuntu One: struggling with the Sync

This is my first attempt at using a Linux based OS. So far, I am rather pleased with Ubuntu. I signed up using Ubuntu One, I then logged into the Ubuntu One cloud site. I created a folder, I uploaded ...
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Ubuntu One File Sync Error

Today I am going to share my file to Ubuntu one, but having problem with sync, file sync error, click after restart button, it's showing same result
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U One Sync time

Is it possible to know the time necessary to sync a large file, so I'll be able to know if I have enough time to do or not ? Is it possible to know time remaining to achieve a sync ?
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Banshee is refusing to connect to iPod or Android devices

Ubuntu 12.10 64-bit Banshee 2.6.0 I recently moved all my music onto a Ubuntu system and am using Banshee to access it. When I initially set this up, I connected my iPod Classic to the system and it ...
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I downloaded an EPUB file, how can I get it from Ubuntu to my IPad?

I am travelling tomorrow and I have some PDF's and e-books I want to read on my IPad. I have downloaded an EPUB file to my Ubuntu computer. I want to know how to sync files in Ubuntu with an IPad or ...
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How to install app with run file in Ubuntu 13.04

Downloaded Copy application (dropbox alternative) for Linux https://www.copy.com/install/ Archive contains variant of GUI binaries with .run file. I successfully executed it, but after reset OS app ...
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Syncing Ubuntu desktops [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu installed on two PC's and three laptops. Is there a way to sync all of my desktops? In regards of: - Packages - .bashrc - Desktop preferences etc... Thank you.
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manage data/content: please explain “sync all computers”

Scenario is Thunderbird attachments: I wish to delete my content as stored on ubuntu server as friend has downloaded / received file their end. Please could you explain what is meant by "This change ...
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How to set up a own Chromium sync server on Ubuntu? (maybe also raspian)

I'm trying to set up a sync server (https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=181429) for Chromium/Chrome on Ubuntu, but i'm totally failed. I've downloaded this folder ...
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Sync Tomboy Notes

I have notes synced via Tomboy Web. Now I reinstalled my system and I am trying to setup but it requires me to connect to a Server. What is the server's name?
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Sync and image resize

I'm looking for a soloution to my slightly ususual problem. I have two folders, folder A and folder B. Folder A contains a directory structure of photo albums. Photos are regularly added/removed and ...
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Nixnote on Lubuntu 13.04 64bit - not syncing older notes

Not sure if AskUbunu is the right place to ask this but all out of ideas. I installed Nixnote on Lubuntu 13.04 64bit and connected to my Evernote account. My Evernote account has over 300 notes and ...
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Unbuntu 13.04: Synchronizing an iPhone's contacts and calendar without Ubuntu One

What is the best solution to synchronize the contacts and calendar of an iPhone with your local Ubuntu installation? Note: Thunderbird with its Lighning extension currently seems to be the best ...
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Box sync for ubuntu, as window, Mac OS X?

Is there any solution to have box sync for ubuntu (like dropbox, ubuntu one...), as window, Mac OS X? https://www.box.com/settings/sync
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Ubuntu One not syncing fully

I have uploaded several folders of data to Ubuntu One from my desktop computer, over the last few weeks, and I can see that all the contents are there when I look at my account on the web. When I look ...
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How can I get Rhythmbox to support 7th Gen iPod Nano?

I recently purchased a 7th Generation iPod Nano, and I try to get it to sync to Rhythmbox, but it only supports iPod Nano up to 6th Gen, and I don't know how to change that. I tried upgrading my ...
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Rhythembox and iPhone 5 syncing on 13.04

Rhythembox 2.98 sees my iPhone 5 64GiB iOS 6.1.4, I can view the information page and can set up a sync, however, when I right click and select sync. Rhythembox Crashes without any details! I know ...
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Ubuntu sync taking very long; perhaps not working at all

I have two laptops running 13.04 I've used Ubuntu sync for many years, and generally it seems fine, although I never really paid attention to how quickly the files were synced. Now is the first time ...
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Ubuntu One: can you shutdown your computer when syncing is in process?

I just installed ubuntu 12.04 on my other laptop. I logged into my ubuntu one account and it starts syncing files that I stored from my other laptop. However the files are too big and the syncing ...
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Are there sync(ing) programs available that can sync my newer files to the older files?

I have two identical linux distrbiutions installed ; one on the hard disk, and one on the usb. I was wondering if there is a way of syncing the whole file system, copying the newer files to the old ...
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How to keep your photos in sync with Flickr?

I have a ~/photos directory where I keep all my photos. I'd like it to be automatically sync'd to flickr (with their recent generous expansion...) -- all pictures in this directory automatically ...
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How to sync/upload lossless music to iOS/iPod devices using Ubuntu?

It's cool that it's easy to sync Ogg/Mp3/AAC music to the iPod/iPhone/iPad using Rhytmbox or Banshee, but I'm wondering that is it possible to upload lossless music somehow? As far as I know, none of ...
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Time sync between ubuntu and windows

Iam working as a linux admin. In our company we are using a ubuntu server with windows clients. The time in each clients are not same. Is it possible to sync time from ubuntu server with the windows ...
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Accidentally removed “Ubuntu One” folder

To keep it simply: I've deleted "Ubuntu One" folder Now I don't have it all over devices and now idea how bring it back so it will be sync again. Data recovery isn't important, data was random. But ...
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Samba Share - Public Share using guest account

I have a functioning samba folder share using user security. I have setup the workgroup to be "workgroup" and all is working as expected. I would like to sync my music folder between my PC and my ...
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U1 Music App on iPhone is not updated

I uploaded some albums to U1 for streaming. When I stop sharing an album it is still shown in the U1 Music app on my iPhone. Webbased the album is gone. All the sync options are active on the iPhone. ...
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how to make Ubuntu One app synchronize outwards only (only remote be updated) (one directional)?

Is there some way to make Ubuntu One synchronize only outwardly (from local to remote only)? So, when I make a change on my local file, it be updated remotely on Ubuntu One. But if the file is ...
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Incomplete syncing in ubuntu 12.04

I just added a laptop to my device list in Ubuntu one. The problem is that it has synced incompletely : all folders are here but some are incomplete and some are empty! When I launch ubuntu one app it ...
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Does encrypting the hard drive affect file sync with programs like Dropbox, Ubuntu One, Spider Oak, Insync, and others?

For the last few months I've been having a lot of problems syncing with two computers that I reinstalled and encrypted the drives. It is happening with all the programs I mention in the subject. Can ...
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iPod 4G iOs 6.1.3 Ubuntu 12.04 sync?

I already installed Ubuntu 12.04 dualboot on my brandnew Vaio Windows 8 and it doesn't boot any more to windows, so I have a vaio laptop with ubuntu, a thing I can accept but it is impossible to sync ...
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Using my wifi netgear for syncing my file system

I have a desktop , a laptop and a tab. I have a wired internet connection which is routed through netgear for wifi connection to my laptop and android tablet. Is it possible to sync my files of a ...
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cant stop a folder syncing in Ubuntu one

It's from an old computer, when I go into my files and click stop syncing nothing happens Possible bug?
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Peer To Peer (P2P) Sync and Share Ubuntu

I want to Share files across my network and on remote sites, So i am looking for p2p Sync/sharing application. Just like Ubuntu One & Drop box , but it does not have p2p protocol.I want p2p ...