This tag is for questions about Ubuntu One specifically about the Windows client.

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After removing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS from single boot, Win7 working for at most 5min

Well, I installed Ubuntu a few days ago. But then I made a Start up Disk so that I can use Ubuntu with my thumb drive. Then I installed back Windows 7 Ultimate. While Installation, I was unable to ...
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Installing Ubuntu in another hard drive [duplicate]

I want to install Ubuntu alongside Windows 8.1 but instead of installing it on the same hard drive, I want it to be installed on my spare hard drive (160GB). So Windows 8.1 will be on my 500Gb Hard ...
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Run Windows and Ubuntu in parallel

I have read about VirtualBox that in VirtualBox we can run both Windows and Ubuntu in parallel, but it seems that for this we have to make one host and install the other one in it using VirtualBox. ...
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Ubuntu installation on Windows 7

Can anyone provide me with link of ubuntu setup(non .iso file) so that i can install it side-by-side on windows without writing on cd or usb flash drive?
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All my ubuntu one files show as 1byte each

I've lost the contents of all my ubuntu one files. I've logged in via the website, and they all show as being 1 byte each in size. I've contacted support about this twice now, but have yet to receive ...
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ubuntu one is not syncing, what is wrong?

I use Windows 7 and have installed Ubuntu One. It worked properly the whole time, but for some weeks now, the files/folders are not syncing to the cloud anymore/backwise. It always says "file syncing ...
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how to map network drive

i need to if it's possible to map a network drive through ubunto and make it remain in MY COMP even if restarted or logged off "as in windows we map network drive through the following options ...
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create roaming profile in windows 2008 server for ubuntu 12.04 client

i ve a windows 2008 Domain Controller, and i have created roaming profile that is working >>fine in windows environment.. now i have joined Ubuntu 12.04 as a client to use ...
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Newbie: Ubuntu One: struggling with the Sync

This is my first attempt at using a Linux based OS. So far, I am rather pleased with Ubuntu. I signed up using Ubuntu One, I then logged into the Ubuntu One cloud site. I created a folder, I uploaded ...
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Ubuntu One fails after install on Windows 8

The UbuntuOne 4.2.0 installer completed and then reported an error when the config dialog box appeared. "TypeError Required argument 'Type' (pos 2) not found". Installer was run as 'Administrator'. ...
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Problem with Ubuntu One in Windows 8 [closed]

I've installed Ubuntu One in Windows 8 and after installation it prompted for login and I entered my credentials, but after clicking on finish, it shows me an error as shown below. So, what's the ...
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Removing all folders from Ubuntu one to start over

How do I remove all folders to basically start over? I only seem to be able "unsync" them, the folders are still there. I would like to be able to clean the slate as it were.
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Ubuntu One on Windows: pointing to the right Desktop

Ubuntu One syncs my Ubuntu "Desktop" folder in the cloud, named "Bureau" (French) with path /home/username/Bureau. Ubuntu One on Windows 8 syncs this folder with a Windows 8 folder ...
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How to make Ubuntu One work w/ Windows 7 and custom ProfileDir?

I have the following problem: System resides on drive C: User data resides on drive A: - it's a partition of a fixed, built-in hdd. Users directory is on drive A: and it is rewritten in the Registry ...
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Ubuntu One uninstall / re-install broken Windows XP SP3

Ubuntu One is broken and will no longer sync on my Windows XP SP3 laptop. It says "Getting Information, please wait..." forever, on home network with no firewall or proxy. Once it is stuck, it will ...
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Cannot sync Ubuntu One client in Windows 8

Getting information, please wait... I keep getting the above in Windows 8 (64 bit) in the Ubuntu one client. I have a problem with syncing in my Windows UbuntuOne client. I've searched about ...
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Ubuntu One 4.1.91 on Windows 7 through proxy—supposed to work?

I'm trying to set up Ubuntu One 4.1.91 on my Windows 7 box at work, but it gets stuck at 'Getting information, please wait...' stage of single sign-on. Unfortunately, I have to go through a proxy ...
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Ubuntu One installed on Windows 7 (32 bit) won't launch - does nothing

After running the installer I click on the desktop icon and I see the hour glass for a moment but nothing happens. I see the ubuntuone-control-panel-qt.exe appear in the task manager only momentarily ...
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Got an error, while I was trying to instal Ubuntu/windows installer

An error occurred Got an error, while I was trying to instal Ubuntu/windows installer. Windows7-Home premium(64-bit) Sony/Vio Laptop E series.
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after install ubuntu 12.10, there's no anything just background and cursor

I'm a newbie and knew linux ubuntu a month ago. I just installed ubuntu 12.10 with windows xp. It's success, but after login just background, no bar, no button and there is no anything. What is the ...
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Install errors with Ubuntu One on XP SP3 machine [closed]

I have tried to load Ubuntu One on an XP machine twice. Each time it throws an error: The application or DLL "C:\WINDOWS\system32\security.dll is not a valid Windows image. Please check ...
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Ubuntu USB Stick not detected in Windows

I burnt the USB Stick with the Ubuntu ISO, and can readily install unbuntu with that pendrive. But when I plug it in windows, windows does not detect it. Can I make windows recognize it.
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How do I report a bug on Ubuntu One in Windows 7?

Hi i am using ubuntu One in Windows 7 Professional 32bit. It's fresh installed just because i just got it from my university msdnaa. I installed UbuntuOne from the website but i couldn't login from ...
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Sharing a video clip on Ubuntu One

I published one video file on Ubuntu One. Sent the URL to a friend, but he is unable to download it. Firefox simply wants to play the file (and that is an impossibly slow process). How can one make a ...
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Ubuntu One Client 3.02b stuck at “File Sync Starting” on Windows XP 32-bit

I have been using Ubuntu One on Natty on my laptop and (sad) Win-XP 32-bit on my desktop. At first, the sync function worked well on both platforms but now it's stuck at "File sync starting" on Win-XP ...
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Installing Ubuntu One on Windows 7 (64 bit home) hangs after opening two small windows

After downloading the Windows 7 install file for Ubuntu One (3.0.2b), I click on the file. It immediately opens two small windows (the console and the ubuntu one installer window) and does nothing ...
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Installed Ubuntu with WUBI, how can I completely remove Windows Vista?

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04.1 yesterday, and I'm happy with how it's working. I think I installed it as a dual system though, because Ubuntu and Vista shows up when the system boots up. I ...
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Why can't I select the folder to send to the cloud for sync?

A message says I am limited to syncing folders in c:\My Documents\ . Do I understand this correctly? If so, it looks like a stupid design decision to me.
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What command-line options are available for Ubuntu One?

Is there a place I can see the Command Line Switches for Ubuntu One? At the moment, I only know of two: '--minimized' and '--with-icon'. They were included in the shortcut when Ubuntu One installed on ...
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How to prevent Ubuntu One for Windows from automatically signing on to my account?

I have an Ubuntu One account setup in 11.10. I've sync files and it works perfectly. However, at work, I can only use Windows OS, so I've installed U1 for Windows. The computer at work is a shared ...
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Ubuntu one Windows publish file - is there a way to get the copy web link feature on Windows

I would like to see the right click > web link option like there is on Ubuntu. I have Windows 7 on my desktop and I would like to keep it, but I wan't to keep Ubuntu One also, is there a way to get ...
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New files replaced with older one when Synchronizing between Windows and Ubuntu

I am a programmer and I use Ubuntu One to sync files between a Windows 7 laptop and Ubuntu 12 desktop. I keep the projects that I am working on always synced so that I can work both on my desktop and ...
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Proxy settings for Ubuntu One on Windows

I am trying to use Ubuntu One behind an authenticating proxy at work on Windows XP. I have Ubuntu One 3.0.2, but it doesn't work, I don't know if it is because it does not recognize the system proxy ...
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Ubuntu One on WinXP

I want to use Ubuntu One between my Ubuntu 12.04 box (at home) and my Windows XP box (at work). No problems on creating an account from Ubuntu; on Windows I installed the previous version (2.0) but as ...
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Problems (re)installing Ubuntu One 3.0.2 on Windows XP?

I had previously installed an Ubuntu One client as a test on a Windows XP machine. Now I wanted to change the account for the client to a production one but had problems changing the email address so ...
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Ubuntu One on Windows 7 cannot finish getting information

I always have this problem since I've installed Ubuntu One on my new Windows 7 computer. In the position circled in red there should be a button for log-in/out. How can I fix this?
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Authentication failed during install

I just download Ubuntu One 3.0.1 for Windows and got the Authentication failed during installerror. But I can login by http. And when I try to reset my pass client it said Sorry we did not recognize ...
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Ubuntu One fresh install fails to authenticate

Fresh install in Win7 x64 - authentication fails, but verified password is correct. Any hints?
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file sync error. (local and server roots are different (root mismatch)) in windows Seven

I have a PC with a dual-boot OS, one with ubuntu, and one with Windows seven. I installed ubuntuone on both, and it works fine on ubuntu, but in windows i have this message: "file sync error. (local ...
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Ubuntu One Windows Client - Proxy settings

I want to use the windows client for Ubuntu One but I have problems while signing in. My internet connection uses a proxy server. Therfore the Ubuntu One client asked me for the login information. But ...
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Problem with German letters like ä, ö, ü when using UbuntuOne [closed]

When I try to open UbuntuOne at my Windows 7 PC I get this Message: Ubuntu One experienced an error --------------------------- Sorry, an error has occurred and Ubuntu One needs to close. ...
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How to change ubuntu one windows location [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why can't I sync a folder from another partition/drive on Windows? My C drive is full and ubuntu one is taking a lot of space Can I change the default location of ...
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Ubuntu One used to work on Windows 7 until upgrade

Ubuntu One used to work well on my Windows 7 machine. Last week after opening it I received a message asking me if I wanted to upgrade to a newer version. I accepted and the upgrade installed. Now the ...
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ubuntu one sign in with windows client fails

I am trying to use Ubuntu One with Windows 7 but can't seem to sign in during intsallation. I always get the error message "The authentication failed" and when I try to reset my password I get "Sorry ...
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How to rename Ubuntu One folders? Locked by syncdaemon?

tl;dr: Does Ubuntu One detect renamed synced folders? I'm trying to rename a large synced folder ('Sync locally' checked) outside of Ubuntu One, but still inside the home folder on Windows. ...
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Can I install Ubuntu One Client for Windows using a restricted account?

I do not use Windows personally but my university department's labs have many Windows 7 machines. I'd like to use Ubuntu One Client there but UAC (User Account Control) stops me. I only have write ...
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Ordinal not in range - Ubuntu One

Im using windows 7 32bits i have installed ubuntu one but when it starts i get this error: UnicodeDecodeError 'ascii' 'C:\Users\R\xfaben Santos Garcia\' 10 11 'ordinal not in range(128)' What could ...
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Mapping local folder with an Ubuntu One folder

TrendMicro's Safesync has a nice feature, you can map your local folder to a folder in the cloud with a different name, e.g: PC1: C:\my_documents\pictures ===> office_pictures ...
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Ubuntu One Sign In Failure

I have just installed current version of Ubuntu One on my Windows XP laptop but cannot sign in. Sign in shows Getting Information message but returns "Can't encrypted password" in red at the bottom of ...
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How can I install Ubuntu One for Windows onto a memory card or USB flash drive?

Is there a way to install the Ubuntu One app for Windows onto a memory card or flash-drive? Edit: I want to do this because it would be handy to have U1 on my school laptop in order to keep all my ...