A general-purpose computer, usually portable, contained in a single panel and using a touch screen as the input device.

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Faxing with Ubuntu 15.04, Archos Copper 70 Tablet (or Huawei E353 HSPA+ UMTS-Stick) and hylafax possible?

I was given the information by my internet/cellphone service provider that my SIM-cards can receive and send (digital) faxes. I am not sure if this for real, but I have to trust these words. Anyway, ...
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Install Ubuntu (or any Distro) on a Windows 8.1 Tablet

I've been thinking about getting a cheap x86 Windows tablet and install Ubuntu and/or other distros on it. I'm not sure if there's anything fundamentally wrong, but being x86 devices it should be ...
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Android rooting from Ubuntu [migrated]

I gather that when it comes to rooting an Android device, one needs a separate machine (e.g. a desktop computer) to carry out the rooting steps from; the details of the procedure depend strongly on ...
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Wacom issues with the Fujitsu T4220 & T4210 Tablet PC [duplicate]

Could someone take a look at the wacom issues? aparently I am not the only one having these issues but on my Fujitsu T4220 & T4210 tablet PCs I can't unplug the wacom to reset it. Everything works ...
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Install Ubuntu on Windows 7 tablet

I'm trying to install Ubuntu on a Windows 7 tablet (HP Slate 500). I wanted to install Ubuntu touch, but can't seem to find an .iso anywhere. The guide here: ...
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Problem with unlocking my lenovo tablet [duplicate]

I have a problem with my tablet that I bought recetly. I'm not a fan of Android so I wanted to run it with Ubuntu OS. I followed every step in this page. But exactly when I try to unlock the device ...
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Kubuntu 15.04 recognizing Wacom Intuos5 as Joystick

I've just upgraded my Kubuntu to 15.04 and I'm having problems with my Wacom Intuos5 settings screen. Kubuntu is recognizing it as a joystick, the pressure of the pen sometimes go away, I can't ...
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Stay in Annotation mode in Okular?

I am trying to markup a PDF that I have in Okular. I would like to make a lot of notes with my Bamboo tablet, but every time I lift the pen, I go back to the default mode. This obviously defeats the ...
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How to Make Waltop Graphics tablet fully functional in ubuntu using digimend patches

I have Waltop Media Tablet 10.6” (Rebranded as Genius G-Pen M609X). The tablet works out of the box in ubuntu 14.10, but has only basic functionality. All the extra keys and scroll wheels are ...
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Genius Mousepen i608x

I am a simple user of ubuntu. I bought a genius mousepen, and it doesn't work. It is really important to me. I tried to look after solution and there are some, but I didn't understand them. I am not ...
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can we install maria db on ubuntu touch device?

can we install maria db server on ubuntu tablet(ubuntu touch) ? i'm trying to install ubuntu touch on a tablet, and i want it to act as portable sql server . is that doable with ubuntu touch
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Do I have all the security benefits of Ubuntu if I install it on an android tablet?

Background: I will go traveling and need a small computer to check things, do banking, book flights and write. I want Ubuntu on it to have a secure, save and stable environment (as I have it on my ...
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Ubuntu and dual boot in Windows tablet

I'm about to buy a Windows tablet but I need to have both Windows and Linux on it(plus other windows OS of 32 bits). Why? Because I'm studying for Informatics engineering and I need Linux, Windows 32 ...
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Can we INSTAL linux os on a samsung galaxy tablet 2 and on phone Aquaris E4?

i would like to know if possible any how to instal a linux os on a samsung galaxy tablet 2, and on phone Aquaris E4 ? Ubuntu sems to be the most simple system but if not possible, i'd instal any ...
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Wacom CTL-480-S detected but not properly working

I have been struggling for the past three days trying to configure the aforementioned tablet using xsetwacom commands grouped in shell scripts and it works almost perfectly, aside from the fact that ...
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Goodix touchscreen, acpi, bluetooth/wifi drivers [14.10]

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.10 on a Winbook Tw100 (bay trail) windows 8 tablet. I was going to install 15.04, but it was not able to install (it could only run in LiveCD mode). Surprisingly enough, ...
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Modifier Keys get stuck on single or double tap

I have a Lenovo Miix 2 11" tablet/laptop that uses a Synaptics keyboard dock. I noticed that if I press and release any of the modifier keys, they will remain "on" until I press another key. e.g. ...
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How to use Thinkpad X60 Tablet (wacom drivers) pen drawing and screen rotation

I just installed Lubuntu on my Thinkpad X60 Tablet, and so far it's been good. But I have no idea how to get the pen and the screen to work for drawing. The same is with the screen buttons and screen ...
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Ubuntu touch on Windows 8 (x86-64) tablet

A note to readers: Yes, this question has already been asked. However, most of the questions asked about this topic never received an answer, and those questions that did receive an answer are grossly ...
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P5100 Galaxy tab 2 10.1 and linux [duplicate]

Is there any way i can istall Ubuntu touch into GT-P5100, Samsung Galaxy tab 10.1? Or is there possible to install any other linux distribution fot this tablet? I dont see port for Ubuntu here, but ...
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Is upgrading to Utopic worth it? Will I encounter lots of bugs?

I have a newer, touchscreen laptop/tablet (a 2-in-1? but it doesn't come apart, it folds back and becomes a tablet), and I'd like the fullest support possible for my newer device. When trying to ...
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Xubuntu 14.04 LTs XFCE & Android 4.4.2

RE: Xubuntu 14.04 LTS XTouch PL73 Tablet w/Android 4.4.2 installed I just got a new tablet (XTouch PL73) with Android 4.4.2 installed. Pretty much the only thing I can do with the tablet, other ...
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How to get wacom tablet to work on my acer chromebook 13 under chrubuntu?

I've tried to build the drivers below is my output when and try and make and make install: make make all-recursive make[1]: Entering directory `/home/user/Downloads/input-wacom-0.27.0' Making all ...
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wacom intuos disable cursor select when pen makes contact with tablet (CTH480)

So I have been messing around with xsetwacom with my wacom and I would like to touch the pen to the tablet without it thinking I want a "left mouse button" being held down. The reason for this is ...
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Is there any way to get the Ubuntu tablet interface on an Intel powered 2-in-1 machine?

My specific device is a Sony Vaio Duo 13, which is a slider model (the keyboard doesn't detach, it simply slides under the screen to make a tablet). The processor is an Intel Haswell Core i5-- only ...
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Replace Win 8.1 on Pipo W4 tablet with Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Windows 8.1 on a tablet with 1 GB RAM and a total of 16 GB memory! Windows OS and a recovery partition occupies about 13-14 GB. So the space remaining for apps, downloads etc. is very limited. So my ...
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(?How to?) Make Ubuntu more touchscreen friendly- Yoga 2 [closed]

Ususally, it seems that the Linux Desktop/Laptop OS community is way ahead of the standard Windows Experience- however, with the new windows 8.1 laptops out, I feel like Ubuntu is a step behind. ...
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Install ubuntu os in Asus Memo Pad Me172v [duplicate]

I have an Asus Memo Pad ME172v an year old. I would like to install Ubuntu in my tablet. Is it possible to install it...? Is there some link that will be useful for me to change OS I haven't done this ...
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Graphic Tablet Support

I am new to Ubuntu 14.04 and Linux in general. I am tired of Microsoft bloat-ware. I am in the process of delving into Ubuntu and graphical work using Inkscape, Gimp, and Blender. Most of the Tuts are ...
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Running Ubuntu on Nextbook NXW8QC16

I have a Nextbook NXW8QC serial no starting with YFG. After a win update, the tablet restarted. On restart it stuck in a boot loop error. Two days of calls to microsoft without a solution convinced me ...
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Using Notebook as second Monitor for Ubuntu Tablet

I am planning my new mobile development working station consisting of a Notebook and a Tablet as second monitor. Notebook OS: Windows 8.1 Tablet OS: Ubuntu (14 LTS) I have asked here how I can ...
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Installed Trusty on my ThinkPad X200 Tablet. How do I get the pen and tablet to work?

I am so happy I got this finally installed. That out of the way, I have a small problem running the latest LTS on my Lenovo ThinkPad X200 Tablet: the digitizer doesn't even work. Googled around to ...
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Is the ubuntu OS the same version across Phones, Tablets, and PCs?

As I am sure most everyone on here is aware. Windows 10 will be the same OS no matter what device it is running on(PC,Tablet,Phone). I was curious, looked around couldn't find it, so thought I'd drop ...
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Tablet OS download

I would like to see if I could download the OS for my Samsung galaxy tab 3 7 inch and see if it is compatible please help me.
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System doesn't have any USB option

I was trying to Install ubuntu to my Lenovo Yoga 2 (1051-F) tablet. But when I restart with fast boot disabled it gives "System doesn't have any USB option" message. So I assume that OTG on my tablet ...
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Ubuntu touch on note 10.1 (2014) WITHOUT rooting

I just purchased a Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition (SM-P600) and wanted to test Ubuntu on it (and maybe on my Galaxy S4 as well). It is still under warranty, so I do not want to root it or do ...
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What I'm doing wrong with this Wacom Driver installation?

I'm trying to install Linux Wacom Drivers on Lubuntu 14 (32bit) but they never work on my Motion LE 1700 Tablet PC. This a computer/tablet, the pen is detected directly on the screen and is not ...
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How to install Linux Wacom drivers on Lubuntu?

I need proper terminal commands to install Linux Wacom Tablet drivers on Lubuntu 14 (32 bit). There are no clear step by step instructions for this particular OS and the installation fails every time ...
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Disable zoom on Wacom Bamboo Pad (CTH-300)

I recently managed to get my Wacom Bamboo Pad (CTH-300) working with Xubuntu. When using it in Windows I have the zoom option disabled, because it is too sensitive if you ask me (often it will start ...
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Unable to mount device

Im trying to install a version of ubuntu onto my vtab1008 mainly to see what it can do. ive been following this guide ...
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How to try ubuntu live image on acer iconia w4-820 Win 8.1 tablet?

I have Acer iconia W4-820 windows 8.1 tablet which is an UEFI boot device. its secure boot is enabled. I dont know anything about UEFI hoe to play with it. I just want to try ubuntu desktop images on ...
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How do I get the touchscreen on my dell latitude XT running Ubuntu 14.10 to work?

First of all I have to say that I am fairly new to using Ubuntu. I've never used Linux before and decided; thanks to my cousin, to install Ubuntu on my laptop. I have a Dell Latitude XT with an Intel® ...
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How install Ubuntu Touch on x86 tablet with Win8 [duplicate]

I have tablet with x86 CPU, namely Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 8. I would like install Ubuntu Touch on it. But all tutorials are for tablets with Android. This tablet has Win8. I don't see it as USB device ...
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Tablet BIOS (UEFI) won't accept boot from USB

I have a x64 tablet running win 8.1. I am trying to install different Linux distro's. Unfortunately I am having trouble booting up from live usb. I got all set up in bios, turned off secure boot, ...
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Ubuntu compatibility with WinBook tablets

Does anyone have experience with Ubuntu 14.04 or newer on the WinBook tablets? I am looking at getting one, specifically the 8inch model. They appear to be Intel based, BayTrail processor, 2GBP of ...
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Trouble registering secondary click on multi-touch screen

Having some issues trying to get Ubuntu to work on a Sony Vaio Tap 11 tablet. Overall it's working, pen works, multitouch gestures (pinch, 4 finger show dash ..) work, however right click does not. ...
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Question Ubuntu (touch) nexus device [duplicate]

I am searching for a phone or 7 inch tablet to use with Ubuntu. What I want to ask, does Ubuntu touch work or is it just a demo, that is not really clear to me. What I also want to know, in a video I ...
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Ubuntu on 10' linx tablet [duplicate]

Just wanted to know is it possible to install latest Ubuntu into Linx 10' tablet. Here are specs: 1.33GHz quad core Quad-Core Processor processor. 2GB RAM. 32 GB internal storage. Windows 8 ...
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HP 7 Plus with Android 4.2.2 not detected on Ubuntu 14.04.1

$ sudo fdisk -l [sudo] password for **: Disk /dev/sda: 250.1 GB, 250059350016 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 30401 cylinders, total 488397168 sectors Units = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes ...
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Looking for a driver for a tablet, I heard that I “need a kernel”- what does that mean? [closed]

I'm new to everything and I've heard a lot about tablet drivers that work with a kernel. However, I don't know what a kernel is and how to use/download it. I've seen a lot of codes with the drivers ...