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

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How do I get rid of Android and install Ubuntu on a E-pad?

We had got a second-hand E-pad which according to the manual it came with, was supposed to have Windows 6 pre-loaded. But it had Android on it instead. The problem with the Android OS, is that it is ...
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port Ubuntu Touch to unsupported Tablet [duplicate]

I consider buying a Chinese tablet with an Exynos 5250 SoC. It is a Voyo A15. It is not supported by CyanogenMod, but there is a Custom ROM available for this tablet. I would want to install Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu touch on quad core onda v972 [duplicate]

hello i have an onda v972 with this specification: ONDA V972 Quad Core 32GB Tablet PC CPU Allwinner A31, Cortex A7 quad core, 1.5GHz; GPU: PowerVR SGX544 MP2 Operation System Android 4.1.1 RAM 2GB ...
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Installing Ubuntu touch on samsung galaxy tab 2 p3100

I need some one guidance to install ubuntu touch on my samsung galaxy tab 2 p3100 and i also wanna know what all app's supports it like whats's app, wechat, and wordpress ect.
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How to install ubuntu on a tablet? [duplicate]

I have a tablet that runs Android Ice Cream Sandwich and would like to convert it to run Ubuntu as the Operating System. How easy is it to re install a tablet with Ubuntu? The tablet is an Model N900 ...
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Switching from Ubuntu Desktop to Ubuntu Tablet

I have been considering buying a Lenovo Yoga 11S (I am aware that I will have to recompile the kernel due to the wireless driver). My main concern is having a good experience in both laptop mode and ...
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Ubuntu on tf300t

Is Ubuntu able to run on asus transformer pad tf300t, with nvidia tegra 3 and 1 gb ram? Is it usable? Does libreoffice work? I have seen many videos on youtube but none satisfies my curiosity.
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Rollout plan for ubuntu touch on android devices

Is there a plan in place for the roll-out of ubuntu touch for devices other than the Nexus devices. As of now the entire development is done by volunteers picking up and working on certain devices, so ...
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installing Ubuntu Touch on Coby Kyros 7 [duplicate]

Hey EveryBody I have Coby Kyros 7 MID7042-4 that runs android ice cream sandwich and am looking for a way to install Ubuntu Touch on it , I searched google and i found this wiki but i didn't find my ...
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Are there any tablets that support ubuntu? [duplicate]

I have been using ubuntu on desktops and laptops for years and I am looking at buying my first tablet. I would love to use ubuntu on it and I'm wondering if there are any tablets that I could install ...
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Has anyone used the Ekoore Python s3? If so, feedback?

Considering purchasing an Ekoore Python S3 tablet, as it can allegedly boot either Ubuntu 13.04 and Android 4.2. Does anyone have any advice or thoughts regarding tablet usage for Ubuntu, as I believe ...
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can I install ubuntu for tablet on my galaxy tab 2 and where can I get it [duplicate]

I have been watching the Canonical ads for Ubuntu Touch on tablet and I am very impressed, however can it be installed on my galaxy tab 2 GT-P5100? If so where can I get it? How much does it cost? ...
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can i format a tablet and install ubuntu only [duplicate]

I have an Amlogic tablet the has an Android OS with a Ubuntu Kernel (labelled Ricki). Can I just format the tablet and install ubuntu on it??? At the moment, it is as good as useless, as the Mobile ...
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Patched kernel, everything works except the device Huion 580 that was supposed to work with the patch

This is related to this question. I downloaded kernel 3.9.10, applied the patch with patch -p1 < ../huion.patch, then I followed this instructions to compile the kernel, then I installed the deb ...
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Ubuntu On Aakash [duplicate]

I have an Aakash 2 (Ubislate 7Ci) tablet. It runs on Android 4.0 ICS. I want to make it run on Ubuntu. Give me the procedures involved.
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Ubuntu for lenovo thinkpad Tablet 2 which one?

Ubuntu is already working on five of my laptops a 10+++ I would like to know which ubuntu can i install on my Lenovo Thinkpad Tablet 2 I dont want to make a mistake and would like to know first ...
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Extremely slow desktop and laggy. Need help with graphics driver

I am a fresh newbie Ubuntu user and I just installed my first Ubuntu 13.04 onto my HP Slate 2. I did a liveCD on my USB drive and installed everything perfectly fine...nice and smooth, not a trace of ...
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Ubuntu for tablet [duplicate]

I have a Samsung Galaxy note 10.1. I am interested in converting the Os to Ubuntu. When you have a beta version, I would love to trial it. Thanks Lee
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What's the Status of Ubuntu Tablet in June 2013? [duplicate]

There's been lots of talk about Ubuntu Tablet but, aside from the Nexus, there's been little action. What's the status of Ubuntu Tablet Universal in mid-June 2013?
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Ubuntu for android phone/tablet

I have an android smartphone, Sony Xperia neo L, and an android tablet, Lenovo thinkpad tablet 1838-a19. Can I just change my OS to ubuntu, since the Sony Xperia don't have docking nor HDMI port? If, ...
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What ARM tablet can I run regular Ubuntu and XBMC and hook up an external HDD…?

I want to run XBMC on an ARM Tablet, using bluetooth keyboard and an external 4TB hard drive to substitute a typical HTPC. . P.S.: HTPC doesn't exist as a tag... can someone who is not new here ...
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When Ubuntu is used on a tablet will it function like a computer?

Is it possible to load Ubuntu for a full computer onto a tablet (not a tablet PC) so that I could use open office or other software that I could use in Ubuntu on a full computer on a tablet? ...
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As a consumer can I buy Ubuntu for my android phone somewhere?

Can Ubuntu for android plug into the monitor of a tablet as it's visual monitor so that the phone runs a computer on a tablet? Thanks
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install ubuntu touch on a Hisense Sero 7 [duplicate]

I want to install ubuntu touch on a Hisense Sero 7. So far, I have not been able to root the device. I have tried tutorials online, none have worked. I tired rooting with SuperOneClick2013 v2.3.3, to ...
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Ubuntu Touch availability on Windows tablet

Can I install Ubuntu Touch on an Acer W510 tablet? I couldn't find any instructions at ubuntu.com.
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How much would an ubuntu tablet cost? Where could I find one? [closed]

I know that Canonical will produce Ubuntu tablets, and I'd buy one, but I don't know how much would it cost and where will I find it.
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Ubuntu Touch on Galaxy S Wifi 4.2 tablet

Can I install Ubuntu touch on Galaxy S wifi 4.2 tablet? Do I have to root it before? Anyone have tried?
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Installing Ubuntu on an Asus Vivotab Smart Windows 8 32-bit processor tablet

Good day, I just got an Asus Vivotab Smart with Windows 8 but the processor is actually a 32-bit type. I am kinda confused with the Ubuntu version to install (32-bit or 64-bit). I have read all the ...
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Has anyone got ubuntu working on a PC tablet?

I tried 12.10 and my Acer Iconia W700 was unusable, so I gave up and waited for 13.04 and it is unusable again. I can get tips when I click in the left toolbar thing and I managed to start Firefox, ...
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what is the current stage of ubuntu tablet , is it viable to use with a android note 10.1?

I want to practise on ubuntu tablet os with my note 10.1. Is it possible to load it to my tabler as keepjng the android alive as backup.? Or is tblet os is not ready yet to load it into machine? what ...
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Can I run my Bosto tablet on Ubuntu?

Is it possible to run my Bosto Kingtee 14wa tablet on Ubuntu? I can't seem to find any drivers for it. Any advice/help would be much appreciated.
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How do I dual boot my android ice cream sandwich tablet with ubuntu [duplicate]

I have android 4.04 ice cream sandwich as it was pre installed. I have an archos 80 cobalt. How would I dual boot with ubuntu?
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Do Ubuntu PC programs work on Ubuntu tablet?

I'm would like to know if all the programs made for Ubuntu PC would work on tablet with Ubuntu? Thanks in advance!
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sharing internet connection

Greeting, I have a portable model. I am intended to use it to share internet connection from ubuntu 13.04 to my android tablet. can anybody help me how can I setup my ubuntu 13.04 as a server in order ...
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Will conventional programs run on Ubuntu Touch?

I'm verry happy about the massage, that we will get a tablet version for Ubuntu! Now I ask myself if the conventional programs like LibreOffice, OpenOffice, VLC Player, Thunderbird or other run on ...
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Can you install Ubuntu on XPS 18

Dell has a new 18" tablet. Can you install ubuntu and if so does it support all of the necessary elements like touch?
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How can I backup media from a tablet to my Ubuntu desktop?

I have Ubuntu 12.10 and a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 How can I use my desktop to back up my tablet? I tried to call Samsung support earlier, but they wanted $200 for their tech support!
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Ubuntu SDK for x86 tablets

I was thinking about installing the regular Ubuntu on a Windows 8 tablet with x86 processor...so basically a tablet that is actually a PC. I want to make a program that supports all gestures and ...
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Is it possible to run Ubuntu on a Asus Padfone 2 at the moment? [duplicate]

Is it possible to run Ubuntu on a Asus Padfone 2 at the moment? If possible please let me know how to make it work!
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Install Ubuntu Touch on Cheap ARM A8 Chip Tablet?

I was gifted an Le Pan TC 970 tablet (it was on sale and couldn't be passed up). It is OMAP3, single core ARM A8, 500MB RAM & 1 GHz. Would Ubuntu Touch be able to be installed, or even Kubuntu ...
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Installation of Ubuntu 12.10 on a tablet pc

I have a intel x86 based tablet with the following configuratioin: Processor-Atom N2600 1.6GHz, Memory 2GB, SSD 32GB and is touch enabled. I install Ubuntu 12.10 and it detects everything from ...
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Ubuntu phone android tv tablet?

I am a bit confused (about Ubuntu touch/phone/android/tv/tablet). Is the Ubuntu OS for phone the same as Ubuntu for Android If I have a phone with Ubuntu (touch) on it, how do I use it to connect it ...
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'Ubuntu for Tablets' — when available?

When will the tablet version of Ubuntu (not desktop) be able to be installed on a Nexus 7. I do not think it can now (since I do not even think they have finished it) but if so, post a tutorial.
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How can I remotely stream videos to my tablet?

I'd like to be able to watch my videos that I keep on my desktop running Ubuntu 12.04.2 on my tablet (Nexus 7) when they're connected to different networks. For example, when I'm at my girlfriend's ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 on Intel Atom tablet

I have an Intel Atom n2600 tablet which was running Windows 8, but got excited about Ubuntu and decided to install Ubuntu 12.10 on it. It detected all necessary hardware (camera, WiFi, bluetooth etc) ...
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Ubuntu Tablet Interface Structure [duplicate]

ANSWER: I currently have all of the Ubuntu touch apps working on my Dell XPS 12 and although unstable, Unity 8 works well too. So I'd accept that all of the tablet features will be working in due ...
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Will the Ubuntu tablet OS be flash-able from zip files?

Is it available for nexus only now? Will it be available for other tablets as well in flash-able zip files? Just like custom ROM for android flash from cwm twrp?
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ubuntu-touch on convertible (x86, 12.04)

I would like to test drive ubuntu-touch on a 12.04 based convertible notebook. This is a normal notebook without android and a intel amd64 capable cpu (not arm cpu). (See also the Shuttleworth ...
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How do I personalize Ubuntu Touch?

I installed Ubuntu Touch today on my Nexus 7 (grouper nakasi) and I appear to be logged in as somebody else - a developer perhaps. I have their Facebook notifications, music they like, people they ...
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Is Ubuntu on Tablet also suitable for touchscreen laptops?

I have a Thinkpad X220 Tablet, if I am not wrong is that they call a "convertible" laptop. There will be the possibility to use Ubuntu on Tablet (or even Ubuntu for Phones) with this kind of laptops ...