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

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Which recent tablet/notebook convertible PCs run Ubuntu 14.04 LTS flawlessly?

I’m an Ubuntu newbie, and I’m interested in acquiring a tablet/notebook convertible PC that will run Ubuntu 14.04 LTS without lots of hardware incompatibility and driver tweaking hassles. In ...
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Wacom Tablet - xsetwacom Area command causes no change

I've been trying to use the xsetwacom --set 16 Area command to change the area that my Wacom Intuos tablet can operate on (16 is the stylus device). When I plug in the tablet the default area is ...
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How to prevent creation of monitors.xml? [closed]

I'm using Ubuntu on a tablet and have a problem with the screen rotation, which I can fix by removing ~/.config/monitors.xml, but sadly every time I rotate the screen a new monitors.xml is created. ...
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Can Ubuntu for tablets run Java applets?

Can Ubuntu for tablets run JAVA applets in browser? My bank has netbanking build in Java and I need to use it on my android tablet which does not support Java browser applets. Don't have experience ...
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What architectures and bootloaders for tablets is needed to run the Ubuntu Desktop?

Lately you can see all kinds of laptop/tablet/pc hybrids: Laptop convertibles, Tablet PCs, Tablets. Also, they run either ARM, Atom or full Core i3/5/7 processors. Some use GRUB, others use EUFI. I ...
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What Ubuntu image should I download to install on my Windows RT Surface tablet? [duplicate]

I want to install Ubuntu on my Windows RT Surface tablet. It has 2GB of RAM and a 16GB HDD. What version should I download?
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Trusty on Lenovo IdeaTab Miix2

I would like to be able to install Trusty on this Windows tablet and replace Windows completely. The only thing that I've been able to find on it is that Secure Boot has to be disabled (which I ...
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digital tablet which is capable of giving input to my applet?

I have java project , which is currently developing and will be deployed in ubuntu only. Here i need a digital tablet which is having both mouse and pen, which is capable of giving input to my applet ...
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How do I get Ubuntu for tablets?

It says on the website that Ubuntu for tablets runs on Intel x64 hardware. Great! Where can I download it please? Nick
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Tablet format for Ubuntu Touch Emulator (ETA)

Does anyone have any idea how long we are likely to be waiting for the tablet format to be released for the Ubuntu Touch Emulator? From what I can see so far the emulator only emulates a phone. I ...
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Seeking a Hand-Written Note-Taking App that Snycs Between PC and Ptablet

I'm seeking a program like Xournal but that is able to have a app for the Android that can sync via Dropbox or their own cloud, like Quill. I'm okay with Windows apps that can run under WINE.
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kde-config-tablet on Ubuntu

I am a huge fan of Ubuntu. I love its simplicity. However, Ubuntu's Wacom configuration tool is too simple for me. I like the kde-config-tablet, but I am not comfortable with KDE platforms (i.e. ...
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High end ubuntu for 7 inch instead of 10 inch tablet

I have read the specs for ubuntu touch. Is it possible to run it on a 7 or 8 inch quad core tablet instead of dual core processor if it meets all the other specs? Are these minimum specs or does it ...
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Sharing internet connection with tablet over a proxy-server

I have a proxy-server at home and set up my ubuntu accordingly. All works fine. My setup is that you can only gain internet access over that proxy. Now I have setup a raspberry pi with an edimax ...
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How can I bind a keybord shortcut on my Thoinkpad X220 Tablet?

I have a fresh install of Ubuntu Trusty 14.04 on my Lenovo Thinkpad X220T (or X220 Tablet). I have set up two scripts to enhance the screen rotation, and I would like to bind them to a keyboard ...
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Is there support for screen rotation and keyboard/trackpad lock on a yoga 11s in ubuntu 14.04?

I recently installed ubuntu 14.04 on my lenovo yoga 11s. I was wondering if anyone knows if there is/will be support for tablet mode (i.e. screen rotation and input lock for the keyboard and track ...
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Lenovo ThinkPad X200 Tablet restarts randomly

I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed on my Lenovo ThinkPad X200 Tablet. It restarts occasionally all of a sudden. I have taken it to a Lenovo service centre. They seem to have found no hardware faults. I did ...
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13.10 graphics tablet recognized but not working

i'm using genius i608x tablet and in 13.10 it is recognized by name with lsusb also gimp recognizes the tablet but the mouse pointer is not moving. I can click on stuff so I guess the buttons are ...
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Details about hardware requirements for ubuntu touch

I am considering getting a new Android tablet and installing Ubuntu Touch on it. On the Ubuntu "Operators and OEMs" page, there is a table of the hardware requirements to run Ubuntu Touch on a tablet. ...
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I want to install ubuntu in an ipad1 16 Gb, and I'm ready to follow your instructions [duplicate]

Wifi, read pdf, print through wifi, openoffice. there are about 15 million tablets ipad1 sold, waiting for it.
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Touch screen, wacom, producing lines offscreen (Xournal et al)

I'm getting an error writing in Xournal that looks like this: That is, whenever my pen touches the screen, it draws a line from upper left off-screen to the point where I connect. I remember ...
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How to root my Acer Tablet [duplicate]

I'd like to know if there a chance to root my Acer tablet to install ubuntu on it. There is method under Windows but this did not work on my tablet. I've still seached the internet but can't find ...
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Install Ubuntu on Android tablet and nuke Android OS

I have a android table with a 1.7ghz processor and 512mb ram I want to nuke Android and install whatever version of Ubuntu would run smoothly in these conditions. Anybody got a step by step on this. ...
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uc-logic tablet

I want to use my uc logic wp8060 tablet on linux. I downloaded and installed wizard-pen driver. When I do a lsusb, it does show with the right model. when I move the pen, nothing happens. And I have ...
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How to install Ubuntu 12.04 on Android 4.1 tablet?

How can I install and run Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on an Android tablet? I had Ubuntu installed on my laptop but its chip crashed. I want to buy a tablet and install Ubuntu 12.04 on it.
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Is it possible to do a dual boot for Acer Iconia W700?

I'm afraid to do this on my own, because this is my daily driver. Anyone have any instructions of a video that could guide me. Help!!! Windows is killing me....
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Wacom Tablet Weird interaction with Manga Studios

I installed Manga Studios 5EX with WINE, the application seems to be working fine. I used source forge to get drivers for my Intuos 4 Tablet, and although the Tablet settings options are very ...
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Ubuntu on a windows 8.1 tablet

I would like to ask if i could run the normal pc ubuntu version on one of the new windows 8.1 tablets with the intel atom z3770 or z3740? It is possible? Would be nice, because the hardware and the ...
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Tablet version of Ubuntu that runs on ARM A20 processor

I like to download Tablet version of Ubuntu that runs on ARM A20 processor but unable to find it. Help please.
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nexus 7 ubuntu ppa error [duplicate]

fallowing this https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Nexus7/Installation when add the ppa and update it will give me failed to fetch 404 W: Failed to fetch ...
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32-Bit UEFI Boot Support

I recently purchased a Dell Venue 8 Pro. I have read online about what it needs in order to boot into Ubuntu or any other Linux distro. From what I have gathered, what really needs to happen is ...
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Cheap Linux Based Tablet/Convertiblee [closed]

So I've decided that Android just won't cut it. I need a, preferably cheap Linux tablet/laptop convertible. Only criteria are that the device should be under $300, and be fully compatible with Ubuntu. ...
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Looking to leave XP SP3 IE8 for Ubuntu [closed]

I am a newbie, so I don't know what results I if any I will get. I have been checking out Ubuntu 9 or some number like that on a flash drive, and it seems like open source software and Ubuntu is the ...
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Cannot install graphics tablet ; CD Drive broken and Driver not found online

Okay, so I purchased a Medion USB Graphics Pad (P82019 MD86935). I cannot install the driver software because my CD Drive is broken and no longer runs discs which is essential because what I need to ...
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Wacom tablet intuos CTH480S don't work

I am running on ubuntu 12.04 (64bit). I bought a wacom intuos tablet CTH-480S. It seems recognized when prompted lsusb , 'ID 056a: 0302 Wacom Co., Ltd.' appears. But it does not work. Manager ...
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Ubuntu on a tablet, i am confused

after I have installed the latest release to my Inspiron Duo I am a bit confused about how I could get the desktop appear and behave like a "real" tablet? Just like can be seen on ...
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Ubuntu on an Asus Transformer Prime? [duplicate]

Can Ubuntu be put on a tablet that currently has Android on it (instead of android)? I have a tablet (Asus Transformer Prime) that I would like to play with tech-wise and I wanted to know if there is ...
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Android Tablet as second display

I have faced with issue. My use-case: I have - PC with ubuntu and android tablet, I need - The android tablet as second monitor, but connected by wi-fi. I was trying to do next: sudo apt-get ...
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How to make the Fujitsu lifebook T5010 screen rotate?

I recently purchased a Fujitsu Lifebook T5010. It came pre-loaded with Linux mint olivia. I had a hard time figuring out how to use Linux mint and installed Ubuntu 13. 04 on my laptop. Since I ...
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Development on an Ubuntu tablet

For college, I program now and then in C, C++, C#, JAVA, Lisp, python, Sql, ... Will it be possible to do development in Ubuntu tablet environment in the same I can on Ubuntu desktop?"
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ubuntu touch on non-brand name tablet?

I have just gotten a non-name brand android table running 4.0.4 and the model number is A13-MID. Curious as to if this non-brand tablet would be able to have the new ubuntu touch os that just came ...
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trying to install 13.10 on Hipstreet Equinox2 tablet [duplicate]

Not sure how to install on tablets I'm 13.10 on desktop so do I download a different ver for tablets
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Ubuntu on tablets [duplicate]

How would I go about getting a dual boot on my android device with ubuntu tablet? I'm using a Creative Zen Touch 2, an old thing I use for development.
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When I use the Wacom Tablet Configuration in Ubuntu's settings to calibrate my tablet, where are the settings saved?

Ubuntu's Wacom tablet calibration works great, but other desktops (xfce for example) do not work nearly as well when using 2 monitors. I've been searching around for a solution, but it occurred to me ...
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Wacom CTH480 not working on Ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

I have recently bought a Wacom CTH480 (Intuos pen and touch small) (I am using Ubuntu 13.04 --64 bit) The Wacom Graphics Tablet application present under System Settings is showing "No Tablet ...
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Netbook/Tablet : is there a way to switch between Desktop mode and touch mode (preferably the new Touch interface of Ubuntu)?

I have a Dell Inspiron Duo (a netbook with flipping screen that functions as a tablet as well) ... and to revive this netbook/tablet I installed Ubuntu (13.10). Everything seems to work just fine (in ...
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Installing Ubuntu Touch on a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (p3113)

I have a Galaxy tab (p3113). I have been trying for some time now to get the developer preview of Ubuntu Touch installed on it. I followed the instructions on the 3rd-party maintainer's page for my ...
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Wacom CTL 480S on Ubuntu [duplicate]

Does the Wacom CTL-480S work on Ubuntu? It is my first tablet on Ubuntu and I don't know what I should do. Also, could someone tell me which version of Ubuntu is the best for my Wacom?
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Can I install Ubuntu on my Asus Fonepad?

I don't need Ubuntu phone, I'm just interested in running Ubuntu since I use the device more as a computer than a phone (it is not my personal telephone). It has an Intel chip so I'm thinking it ...
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Dell XPS 18: Touchscreen works on OpenSuse! How to do it in Ubuntu?

On my Dell XPS 18 Tablet-PC, the touchscreen is known not to work in Ubuntu. I just tried the OpenSuse Factory KDE Live CD. After installing a few extra packages - see ...