Canonical's cross-platform synchronization service for files, contacts, notes, music and bookmarks. This service will be discontinued at the end of July 2014.

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File sync error (AUTH_FAILED)

Recently I started getting a File sync error on all 3 of my PCs running Ubuntu One. One is running Ubuntu, the other 2 are running Windows 8. Looking at the list of clients on the web, none of them ...
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What are the alternatives to Ubuntu One? [closed]

Since canonical is shutting down Ubuntu One, what are the possible alternatives? I currently use Ubuntu One as a backup service for my Documents folder and various other folders I deem important. Of ...
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How can I get Thunderbird Contacts to sync with Ubuntu One?

In the setup instructions for Ubuntu One with Thunderbird it reads: Click on the checkbox next to "Directory Server" and select "Ubuntu One" from the pull down menu Well, there is no Directory ...
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How to download all files from Ubuntu One?

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04, and Ubuntu One isn't installed by default and their download page says it comes pre installed, which doesn't help with anything. I wanna move all my files from Ubuntu ...
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How can I tell whether Ubuntu One file sync is working, and what progress it is making?

It is not clear how the file sync aspect of Ubuntu One is started, nor whether it is running at any given point in time, nor what the progress is being made during sync.
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Recover Ubuntuone files after 14.04 installation [duplicate]

I need to restore my documents and folders, since the installation of 14.04 reformatted my harddisk. I can sign in to Ubuntuone, but I see no way to make it restore the files to my harddisk.
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Is there a Mac OSX version of UbuntuOne planned for the near future?

Since there is no UbuntuOne client for Mac OSX to download, will there be one in the near future?
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“File Sync error.” with Ubuntu One

I cannot sync my documents to Ubuntu One. I get this message File Sync error. (auth failed (AUTH_FAILED)) when I click on Ubuntu One from Preferences. I have tried clearing the Ubuntu One entries in ...
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Why not sync folders outside home with Ubuntu One?

It took me a while to find out that with Ubuntu One I can sync only folders in my home folder. On all other folders the Ubuntu One option is available in preferences, but the actual actions are ...
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Ubuntu One: Publish file option available in Firefox but not Chrome

Is this a known bug? I can publish an Ubuntu One file or folder in Firefox, but that option under the "More" button isn't available in Chrome.
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How can I encrypt data in Ubuntu One or Dropbox?

I'd love to use Ubuntu One or Dropbox features, like file storage and so on, but I don't want anyone else to access my data, USA Patriot act etc.. I want things to be encrypted so that the only place ...
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Is running Ubuntu One on Debian 'possible'?

I read somewhere that Ubuntu One only runs on Ubuntu, which was a surprise (and I suppose it's just an official stance). What will it take for me to run it on Debian?
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I had a bunch of notes in my account. Where did they go?

Had a bunch of notes synced originally from Tomboy. I still see pics that were attached, but I don't see the content of those notes any longer.
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Removing Ubuntu One

As it says in the title. I want to get rid of this useless application ubuntu one. I've removed the application files from the software centre, but the icon is still shown.
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How do I change what files Ubuntu One syncs vs ignores?

I noticed yesterday that Ubuntu One is not syncing some of my bip logs, but is syncing others. It appears that Ubuntu One is ignoring certain files because they start with a # sign. How can I ...
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How do I uninstall Ubuntu One on Windows 7?

Just tried Ubuntu One ver.2 on Windows 7 and got into trouble with syncing. The installer did not make any entry in the Control Panel Install/Remove programs. How do I uninstall/remove the ...
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How can I choose a different Ubuntu One default local folder?

I would like to tell Ubuntu One to sync with '~/Public/Ubuntu One' rather than '~/Ubuntu One'. Since I'm using it on Arch Linux, I don't have any right-click option for that. I tried to edit ...
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Ubuntu One behind a proxy, how to make it work?

I am behind a web proxy server at work (no authentication) and I have set it up in Gnome (configuration applied system-wide). It works fine for accessing internet with a browser, but numerous ...
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Is there an Ubuntu One client for Kubuntu?

Is there a UbuntuOne client for Kubuntu or how do I make UbuntuOne work in Kubuntu?
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Duplicated entries in Ubuntu One

I recently started using Ubuntu One. Somehow, when I look at Ubuntu One Preferences->Devices, one of my laptop computers is listed twice. When I visit my Ubuntu One account via web, "Computers on ...
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Will Ubuntu One support OS Settings sync?

Being new to Linux and to Ubuntu, I've taken quite some time to tune it to my needs on my netbook. As I'm now convinced by the OS, I plan to install it on my desktop in the next few days. I was hoping ...
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UbuntuOne contact synching for Thunderbird?

Is it possible to sync UbuntuOne contacts with Thunderbird's address book?
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13.10: Ubuntu One has no contextual menu item or icons on folders

Since installing 13.10 on my computer, my folders syncing with Ubuntu One do not have any icons on them (tick, arrows etc) to signify the state of the folder. Also, upon right-clicking, there is no ...
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Ubuntu One Sync for multiple folders in Windows, not just the Ubuntu One folder

I may have misunderstood Ubuntu One as a service, but this is how I had pictured it. At home, I tagged a few folders with the "Sync to Ubuntu One" tick and it started uploading. Now back at work, on ...
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Download of a folder as a whole?

I occasionally use Ubuntu One for purchase music; I would like to find a way to import my music from the cloud to my MacBook (which of course is not running Ubuntu). I wonder if, for this purpouse, I ...
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How do I delete files from Ubuntu One?

I'm brand new to Ubuntu One and cloud storage. On my Ubuntu 11.04 machine I created an account and uploaded the file with all of my projects to the Ubuntu One folder (not the Shared with Me folder). ...
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How do I get Tomboy Sync to work?

So I cannot get Tomboy to sync now after the fresh install of 12.04. I have no way of getting the nearly 100 important notes now since 'Notes' has been taken off of 'Ubuntu One' either. When I try to ...
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How do I configure Ubuntu one on a server?

I wish to setup Ubuntu One on my 11.10 server but seems to be running into an error every time I attempt to run commands from http://manpages.ubuntu.com/manpages/lucid/man1/u1sdtool.1.html For ...
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Ubuntu One slow download sync speed

I am having problems syncing my Ubuntu One files with my Ubuntu 12.04 fresh installation. Everything went well during the setup phase. Now, I am trying to sync back in my folders in my U1 account and ...
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“Ubuntu One discontinuing” annoying message

Good day, people It's been 8 days since the announced discontinuation of Ubuntu One, which I've never used at all, but I'm still receiving the notice for "June 1st discontinuation" every time I boot ...
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Does Ubuntu One follow symlinks if synchronizing a folder?

I've looked for this question and haven't gotten a reasonable answer yet. If I synchronize a folder will it synchronize a symlink? Will it process all the way through the link to all the files within ...
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How can I stop ubuntuone-syncd?

I need to stop ubuntuone-syncd but I don't know where to find the service that I need to stop.
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How to add Ubuntu One icon as an indicator?

I have Precise. I don't like that Ubuntu One's icon is located in the notifications area under the envelope. I would like the cloud icon back on the panel like it used to be. Is there a way to do ...
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ROOT_MISMATCH error after following FAQ directions

While using Ubuntu One in 11.04 I am unable to change my account info. When I made the switch to 11.04 I forgot that I already had an Ubuntu One account so, I made a new one. However, upon going ...
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Can I connect to Ubuntu One via FTP?

Is there any way i can connect to my account via FTP (gFTP)? wget would help? I tried connecting via HTTPS and FTP (one.ubuntu.com) with my e-mail and password (launchpad's) and didn't work. I just ...
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Is it possible to recuperate a file overwritten by Ubuntu One?

I had an .odt file which was synced via Ubuntu One. I made changes on the file on my Ubuntu Computer. To check whether the file was synced I opened it on my Windows computer. It was not synced, but ...
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How to select folders to sync in UbuntuOne?

Can I selectivly select what folders I want to sync in Ubuntu One? If so how? Currently I created a symlink from Ubuntu One folder to the folder I want to share? That will not waste space right ...
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Ubuntu One for Xfce or Xubuntu?

Is it possible to use Ubuntu One with Xfce/Xubuntu without installing too many GNOME dependencies like Nautilus?
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Why did I get two Ubuntu One cloud icons in the tray after the 13.04 upgrade?

I upgraded to 13.04, but now I have two Ubuntu One cloud icons in my tray. Can someone explain why and help me remove one of them? See what I mean? EDIT: The difference isn't so clear as "general ...
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Does 'Ubuntu One Mobile' support Ogg Vorbis?

The standard audio-format for music in Rhythmbox is Ogg. For some reason none of my music encoded as OggVorbis shows up in the Ubuntu One Mobile Music application on my Android phone. The MP3s do show ...
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Hosting a website on UbuntuOne

Recently, google drive offered a way to host websites. Is it possible to do something similar using UbuntuOne?
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Use Wget to download a file from my Ubuntu One Account/ Online Storage

Is there any way to use wget to download a file from my Ubuntu One Account/Online Storage? say I try wget http://ubuntuone.com/p/14bm/ it should download the file called "wget-u1-test-doc.txt" but ...
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why does my UbuntuOne sync only upload folders and zero content?

I have been running UbuntuOne sync on a new PC to a new UbuntuOne account for over 14 hours. My UbuntuOne account capacity stills show 0% used and lists only folder names. All the while, my ...
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How can I disable ubuntuone-client from running everytime I login?

I need to manually do 'ps and kill -9' to kill it.
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Is it possible to pay the ubuntu one storage with PayPal?

I just wanted to purchase 20GB of space for my ubuntu one account. But I have no creditcard, just a paypal account and online-banking. What can I do now? Will it be possible to pay through PayPal? I ...
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How to download entire shared folder on Ubuntu One

Is it possible to download entire folder with all files in it the easy way from someone else's Ubuntu One account (if that folder is shared for me)?
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Synching folders other than the default Ubuntu One folder doesn't seem to work on Windows

I have installed Ubuntu One on two machines - one Windows 7 and one Windows XP. I have added a folder from the computer using the "Add Folder" button on the Windows 7 machine. The Ubuntu One dialog ...
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How to uninstall Ubuntu One?

I've looked in the Software Center, and there is an entry under Accessories for Ubuntu One, but I'm not sure if that'll actually remove Ubuntu One. On Ubuntu One's website, it gives a bunch of ...
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Does Ubuntu One effected by NSA according what Edward Snowden published? [closed]

It is very important for me to keep my files in a safe Host. I use ubuntu one because of ease of using in Ubuntu. You think is it safe enough of spying ?
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Will Trusty/14.04 Installation Media come without Ubuntu One?

As Ubuntu One has been shut down now, and the current build of 14.04 'Trusty' still comes with Ubuntu One (and U1 Music, etc with it): Would Ubuntu One come with the final release as well? Please ...