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 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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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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Installing Ubuntu on a chiliGREEN E-Board MX500

Once upon a time I bought a cheap tablet so I could be more productive. But for I'm a student and have no money to spare for fancy Surfaces I went in the woods, aka a local manufacturer called ...
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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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can the wacom tablets be used to write chinese character

well i am rather new to linux and my family would like to use it as well but they would want to use a wacom tablet to write instead. With my past experience with linux many basic programs that would ...
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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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Ctrl and Shift keys are sticky

I think ubuntu recognized my laptop (Asus U32U) as a tablet and after the installation I had huge on-screen keyboard. Deleted by unistalling via Synaptic anything related with virtual keyboard. Now I ...
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Can we install 12.10 on HP Touchpad? If so please give details

I'm an Ubuntu enthusiast.I own a HP touchPad tablet running webOS. I love to run ubuntu 12.X on it. I've gone through few sites and videos, nothing is clear. Please help me in this. Thanks Tej
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How to Install Ubuntu on a HP Touchpad WebOS Tablet?

I found this http://www.webos-internals.org/wiki/UbuntuChroot#Alternative_Step_1:_Re-partitioning_by_hand but I believe there is a better way to do it.
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Laptop Docking Station For Ubuntu Tablets?

Will it be possible for OEMs to offer a laptop docking station for Ubuntu tablets? By laptop docking station, I'm describing a laptop keyboard without a display, but with a dock that can accommodate ...
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Cannot install Wacom Intuos CTH 490 drivers

Why I cant install my Intuos Art drivers? I follow the instructions from the oficial linuxwacom web But i always get stuck rodrigo@rodrigo-K54C:~$ ./configure bash: ./configure: No such file or ...
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Ubuntu detects Wacom tablet but I can't change the settings for it

I want to use my Wacom Bamboo Pen & Touch graphic tablet on my laptop which has Ubuntu 14.04 installed. When I plug it in it gets detected and I can use it. But I have to change it to left handed ...
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Problem installing grub on baytrail tablet toshiba encore2

Problem installing grub on baytrail tablet toshiba encore2! The installing continues and the whole system freezes when it comes to installing grub to disk. I don't know why this happens.
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Wacom tablet not reconnecting when re-plugged

On 14.04, when plugging in a Wacom tablet the first time since reboot, it works. This appears in /var/log/syslog: Oct 11 14:31:34 epicurus kernel: [122653.356109] usb 1-1.2: new full-speed USB device ...
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Fujitsu LifeBook P1510D Touchscreen On Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I recently received a Fujitsu Lifebook P1510D and installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. So far, it is working well but I cannot seem to get the touchscreen to work. I've searched the forums and I cannot find ...
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Enable Special Keys on Toughbook CF-C1?

I have a toughbook CF-C1 which is a convertible laptop/tablet machine. There are 6 buttons next to the touch screen designed for use in tablet mode. In Windows they were for things like login (the ...
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Tablet Driver Doesn't Work Unless I re-plug the tablet and relog

I have a uc-logic (athene m) tablet and I installed the digimend drivers to make it work. The tablet starts working fully only if I replug its usb cable and relog. If I just replug the cable it ...
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Can Ubuntu tablet run on an A7 CPU?

I was wondering if Ubuntu tablet is companionable with A7 CPUs such as the ones that were released in the new kindle fire. I know they are compatible with A15 cpus.
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Switching Desktops Causes Gimp to not see the Uc-Logic Tablet

The tablet (uc-logic athene M) works fine with gimp after choosing the "screen" option from "input devices". But if I switch to another desktop and come back to gimp, I can no longer draw anything on ...
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Sylvanie DVD/Tablet combo Ubuntu Kernel 3.0.36+

I have a Sylvania Tablet with integrated portable DVD player. The volume when playing a DVD is very low and can't be heard if there's any background noise in the room. Any ideas on how I can change ...
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Install Ubuntu to PC based Tablet

I have Dell Venue Pro 8 tablet which originally use Win8.1. I try to install Ubuntu to it, should I just download and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS? And will 14.04 have touch screen support? Joe
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Can I install Ubuntu on my Kindle Fire 1st Gen? (Not Ubuntu Touch)

I have an old Kindle Fire, 1st Gen. Is is possible to install plain Ubuntu 14.04 (real Ubuntu, not Touch) or even 12.04 onto this tablet? I am hoping to run Wine and maybe create a micro-workstation ...
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Trying to install Magick-Rotation on a gateway C-140x

Hello I'm hoping I can get some help here. I have a gateway C-140xl and I just upgraded to 14.04. I'm trying to install magick-rotation 1.6.2. First issue I noticed is that the installer is recognized ...
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Can not use Wacom Intuos CTL-480 and Touch Tablet on Ubuntu?

I am extremely new to Linux and just recently downloaded Ubuntu to my Chromebook. I really need to install my Wacom Intuos Pen and Touch tablet but the system can not recognize it. I have already ...
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Trying to mount my Nexus 7 via MTP

I'm on Ubuntu 14.04 and when I plug in my Nexus 7, nothing shows up in Files to allow me transfer files onto the tablet. When I plug the tablet in I seem to be getting different error messages each ...
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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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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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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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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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Installing the Touch Preview on my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2

I have a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0). I have never liked the Android OS or the tablet in general, and wanted to try out Ubuntu Touch. I have done multiple searches on the internet to try to figure out ...
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Ubuntu doesn't see my tablet

I have ainol novo 10 quard tablet. When I connect it to Ubuntu by USB, it doesn't see it at all. Do I need to install ainol drivers? Or something else?
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Ubuntu Touch or Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition

I put Ubuntu Touch on a Nexus 4 phone and I'm thinking about doing the same with a Nexus 10 tablet. Will the Ubuntu Touch software and interface be the same as the Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition? Or am I ...
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HP Spectre x360 — How to disable trackpad automatically when going into Tablet Mode?

The HP Spectre x360 is a "convertible" laptop, meaning it is able to bend all the way backwards to become a tablet. Whenever I do this, Ubuntu automatically disables the keyboard, which is nice. ...
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Ubuntu Music Software

I'm a music student interested in running some of the UbuntuStudio software (similar to Finale). I've heard of MuseScore and some others. Is it compatible with Ubuntu Touch or do I need to have the ...
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Is there is any tablet available without any preinstalled os, so that i can install ubuntu?

Like pc that we can buy just with blank hd, can we buy tablet without any preinstalled operating system? so that I can install ubuntu or any other linux version.
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Switch into tablet mode (in Gnome)

I have a 2-in-1 laptop, where the screen flips a full 360 degrees to turn into a tablet (I have the Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro, but there are many similar devices now). I'm running Ubuntu GNOME (15.10, but I ...