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

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Ubuntu Touch - root access without signing in

I got an Ubuntu tablet because I expected more freedom and control over my privacy. Now I learn it is not quite like that. If this fails my expectation, the package ships right back... Question: how ...
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On M10, set “Notifications” as default control/notification in UR corner?

On the M10, can "Notfications" (green envelope) be set as the default tool in the notifications/controls area of the user interface (tablet upper-right corner) so that swiping down from UR corner ...
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Ubuntu tablet Installation on Equinox 2

I have tried installing ubuntu on my tablet and so far what I have come across is running it along side android.Can I do a complete install onan Equinox 2 tablet?
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Where is Wacom Settings on Kubuntu 16.04?

Two years ago I tried to upgrade from Kubuntu 14.04 to 15. But my Wacom tablet (an Intuos 5 Pro touch) couldn't be calibrated, neither map buttons, neither turn on/off touch, neither map to screen. I ...
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Rooting BQ Aquaris M10 tablet? [closed]

With Ubuntu, i think the root access is essential, just like ability to remove any "cloud" apps, like automatic update checks or stuff like crash reports etc. Should i buy this tablet if i need: ...
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Ubuntu Touch on Cube i10?

Did anyone try to install Ubuntu Touch on Cube i10 Duel Boot tablet? I would like to but after checking some forums it turned out to me that if the device requires specific drivers Ubuntu does not ...
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getting hangout calls to work on ubuntu tablet? [duplicate]

I bought new BQ Aquarius 10 tablet and I was hoping I could make calls on hangouts as it would be so convenient. But when I am trying to use the browser it tells me to update the browser. When I was ...
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How to associate a file with a newly installed app on tablet?

How to associate a particular type of file with a newly installed app on the tablet ("Open with...")? I would like to open .epub files with Beru app automatically but I cannot find the way how to do ...
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Ubuntu Touch how to edit .config files

Trying to edit .config files on BQ tablet but no app associated with this file type and gedit can't find them directly. Have tried sudo gedit .config but no luck no 'gedit command not found'. Does ...
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Ubuntu Tablet Booting Trouble

I bought aquaris M10 ubuntu tablet a week ago, opened and finished pre-installation (username, wi-fi etc) after that shut down the tablet. During shutting down process i saw an update in background ...
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Testing Ubuntu Touch on Intel tablet

I'd like to test Ubuntu Touch on a Dell Venue 11 7130 tablet with Intel hardware and found seemingly appropriate images of pre-installed systems on cdimages.ubuntu.com. But unfortunately, after any ...
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Will Ubuntu Tablet OS be free for installing on other tablets? [duplicate]

The title pretty much is my question. I would like to be able to install the Ubuntu OS for tablets on some of my older devices. Just wondering if that will be possible or if it is a charged service.
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command line calendar (cal) on M10 tablet not working

The command cal does not work on my M10 tablet, both in tablet and in desktop modes; it is the only failure I have found so far. Has anyone any ideas as to why it fails? Are there any other ...
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Ubuntu on my tablet fails to boot

This is a challenge. I have a Dell Venue 5050 Pro tablet. I'm use to bios, so trying to get this on my system was fun being a uefi. It has a 64x processor, yet a 32bit uefi menu. I followed this page ...
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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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Bq Aquaris M10: stuck on boot logo after switching channels

I tried the steps from Jens (see his post in: How to change from Ubuntu touch stable channel to rc-proposed) and it says that it can't boot into recovery mode. Next, it does reboot to recovery mode ...
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How do I set the language to Thai in Ubuntu Tablet?

I want to install thai language in Ubuntu Tablet. http://www.ubuntu.com/tablet
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On Ubuntu Tablet— Tab-Complete with Virtual Keyboard in any app?

A similar question is asked at On Aquarius M10 Ubuntu Tablet— Tab-Complete with Virtual Keyboard? , but it is referring exclusively to Terminal app. I'm asking for any app, or at least for some ...
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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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Community forum and resources for Ubuntu tablet

I just unwrapped my brand new BQ Ubuntu tablet, keen to find out what it can do. At first sight the interface is not really telling me where to find things, how to quickly lauch and stop apps. But I ...
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Will we ever be able to install Ubuntu on a Win10 tablet like we can on Desktop? [duplicate]

I've got a nice Win10 Tablet/Netbook, but I hate Win10. I tried Installing Ubuntu casually on it, but It couldnt boot from the installation media. I've found out that this has something to do with ...
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Real Convergence

Anybody knows which Ubuntu Touch version will be trully convergible? I purchased a BQ M10 thinking use it to work but there's no VNC or RDP client. There's no File Manager with SSH support and none ...
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Could, would ethernet via usb work on BQ Aquaris M10 Ubuntu tablet?

I'm considering buying the above mentioned tablet, but just to be sure, I contacted BQ to ask if they can confirm the device recognises an usb ethernet adapter. Unfortunately they didn't provide a ...
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How to rebuild kernel for wacom tablet driver?

I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 and my Wacom CTL-471 completely crashes the system every time I get near the surface with the pen. Every time I have to reboot, nothing helps. So I found out that these ...
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Wacom Intuos 5 Art Small isn't detected by Wacom Properties window

recently i buy a wacom intuos 2015 and works perfectly on windows 10 but in Ubuntu when i plug the tablet the system doesn't detect it, so i searched and installed the drivers and now the pressure is ...
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BQ Aquaris M10 will not detect MS Designer keyboard or mouse

Brand new M10, done OTA upgrade. Trying to get it work with bluetooth keyboard and mouse.. Nothing detected in bluetooth manager when they in pairing mode. Keyboard and mouse both detcted by my Nexus ...
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Touchscreen 90 degree ccw tablet

I've installed Ubuntu 16.04 to my Bay trail tablet. Touchscreen rotation works on the box, but problem is that screen is turned 90 degree clockwise. I made script to fix this, but I need to run this ...
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On Aquarius M10 Ubuntu Tablet— Tab-Complete with Virtual Keyboard?

In the Terminal Application on the Aquarius M10, is there a capability similar to Tab-Complete when using the on-screen virtual keyboard?
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How to show/hide Keyboard on Ubuntu Tablet

In Ubuntu Tablet, V15.05 OTA-10.1, the Keyboard is not visible in e.g. Firefox, LibreOffice. How can I Pop up the Keyboard on Ubuntu Tablet Thanks for any help
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Ubuntu tablet convergence on samsung galaxy note 8.0 gt-5110

I have a simple and straight forward question: Is my samsung galaxy note 8.0 (gt-5110) compatible with the new Ubuntu convergence tablet software, I would like to give it a spin :-) -Brainsalad
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Video playback from external SD card on Aquaris m10

When playing back mp4 videos from The extarnal SD card There is a 20 second delay before the mediaplayer starts. This is so because the video file is copied from the external to the internal drive and ...
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Touchscreen not working after installation

The touchscreen of a Dell Venue 11 Pro workes well in a live system of Ubuntu 16.04. After installation the touch support is completely gone. What can I do to restore it? I have already had a look at ...
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Can I develop code on my bq Ubuntu tablet and compile and run it on the tablet?

Is there any reason I cannot use my bq Ubuntu tablet in desktop mode to write, compile and run code for Ubuntu development?
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On Aquarius M10 Ubuntu Tablet— Terminal-Created Files Aren't Recognized By Gedit and LibreOffice

When I use the Aquarius M10 with the Terminal app, I can use the "vi" command in the Terminal to create a file and save it in $HOME. When I subsequently launch Gedit, the "Open File" dialogue in ...
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Using “normal” Ubuntu on convertible with multitouch and so on

I'd like to run Ubuntu 16.04 (not Ubuntu Touch) on an Intel tablet or a convertible laptop. Are there drivers for support of multi-touch gestures, onscreen keyboard, GPS, rotation sensor etc. as used ...
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Can't install Ubuntu Touch on BQ Aquaris M10

Recently I received my BQ Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition but to my surprise there is no Ubuntu installed on it. It's Android! So I'm trying to install Ubuntu myself but I'm stuck on the following: ...
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Is it possible to install Flash on Aquaris M10 tablet?

I would like to watch videos on bbc.co.uk/news and this currently requires Flash. A the moment Firefox does not work well on the tablet (the touch keyboard does not come up so can't search) but I'm ...
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URL to Complete list of native- & web apps for Ubuntu tablet version on BQ M10

Where van I find the complete list of native- and web apps yhat operational on Ubuntu tablet (BQ M10 tablet)? I'm especially interested in professional graphical applications like Scribus, Inkscape, ...
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Wacom Intuos 5 detected but not working

I have an Intuos 3 A5 and for about 1-2 months now it's not working anymore. dread@FreezingMoon:~$ lsusb Bus 007 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:...
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Aquarius M10 Ubuntu Edition User Manual?

The quick start guide for the Aquarius M10 Ubuntu Edition provides a web address on www.bq.com for downloading the full user manual for the M10. Although manuals for other Aquarius devices exist, ...
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How to add new Users to Ubuntu tablet BQ M10?

I have just unboxed my all-new BQ Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition and started it for the first time. The device comes with Ubuntu 15.04 pre-installed. While playing around, I was unable to find any setting ...
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How do I get to the shell on ubuntu tablet?

Just got my brand-new Aquaris M10 ubuntu edition - but I don't seem to get beyond the few apps that are on the left-hand menu. How do I get to the shell? How do I start sshd?
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Change keyboard layout xmir

I am a happy owner of the M10 tablet. Only when using the legacy x11 apps my keyboard layout does not follow the system settings. From what i understand these run in a container, so is there any way ...
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HP Spectre x360 Disable Touchpad in Tablet Mode - Ubuntu 15.10

so I got ubuntu installed and figured out the sound issue and a few other problems but when I rotate my screen to the back so the laptop is in tablet mode, the touchpad is still active. Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu to tablets and/or netbook

Is there some full version of Ubuntu specifically made to tablets and/or netbooks? Which? Greetings & Blessings from CHile! Juan
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How do I install ubuntu on a Bush Eluma B1 10.1" tablet?

I have a Bush Eluma B1 10.1 Inch Tablet with keyboard case and Windows has apparently gone corrupt. How would I install ubuntu on this (keep in mind that it only has mini HDMI, micro USB, A non ...
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Huion Tablet Pen Not Responding To Paint Tool SAI

I'm super new to Ubuntu but anyway, I have had a huion tablet for a while now and it's been working fine. It's worked with the trial version of Paint Tool SAI, but now that I've installed the full ...
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Ubuntu Tablet Programs

I am thinking of buying the new Ubuntu tablet, but I am not sure exactly what will run on the device. My questions are: Is there a complete list of programs that will work on the tablet? Will ...
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Wacom tablet, map buttons?

Configuring in the app "Wacom tablet" and cant get the setting to work for mapping buttons. Pressing "Map Buttons.." opens a list with top button #1 to #4. But editing this list is not working (...
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Ubuntu on HP X2 1012 - Install problems

having found reports that ubuntu runs well on the brandnew HP Elite X2 1012 tablet, I wanted to install it as a parallel boot option. I used the Windows 10 Disk Manager to shrink the Win partition and ...