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Only local computer shows up in Software Centre sync

Both of my computers sync files successfully through Ubuntu One; but when I open the Software Centre and click File > Sync between computers, only the local machine shows up in the left hand panel. Am ...
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How can I prevent Ubuntu One from displaying the same notification over and over?

Ubuntu One is displaying notifications about synchronising the same file(s) over and over and over again, although the file(s) ha(s/ve) not been changed. I see this notification every time I start the ...
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Login to software center problem

I really don't know what's happening. When i try to sign up to post comments, it says email is already registered and then when I try to login and click forgot password (I really have), it says we ...
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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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copying data and syncing new data

Part of data has been deleted and I have a backup. How can I copy back the data without syncing, and syncing only new data because the internet connection is very slow, and it is taking long time to ...
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4answers
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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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“Ubuntu One services will shut down” notification displayed at each session

The notification: Ubuntu One Ubuntu One file services will be shutting down on June 1st, 2014.Thanks for your support. comes at each session I log on. Please tell me how do I deactivate it. June 1 ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu one storage - Is there any chance to recover at all?

My hard drive broke. I had some backup on Ubuntu One, but now it is closed. The link "contact Ubuntu One shutdown support" does not work. How can I get in touch with people who were in charge of File ...
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How will they make the Software Centre sync now that U1 is no longer available?

As this questions says, the Ubuntu 14.04 Software Center sync doesn't work. Below there is a comment by MattiJsR: How will they make the sync work now that U1 is no longer available? And my ...
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turning off Ubuntu One [duplicate]

How do I uninstall the Ubuntu One software now it doesn't work? Every time I boot up, I get a pop-up saying that my files are being uploaded to the cloud. Since they aren't, this stays there for a ...
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Cannot install Ubuntu within Windows 8.1, BIOS based

When I try to install Ubuntu via bootable USB drive, it displays at the boot time, no operating system detected. And after that I tried to extract ISO image file of Ubuntu but that too didn't work ...
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Is there software running under Ubuntu, that would allow me to write a story in an individual song format? [duplicate]

I've returned to rewriting a story that I began in September 1978, in the format of individual songs. The story, is told through the lyrics of each song. After all of these years of working on ...
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1answer
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What will happen on the regular Ubuntu forums when Ubuntu One is discontinued? [closed]

Will there be a different way to register, because currently the only way to register is through Ubuntu One. Are there other ways TO register? I haven't seen anything about it on Google.
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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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With Ubuntu One shut down, is there a way to sync applications between computers?

Since Ubuntu one is no longer it appears that Sync between computers no longer works. Is there a new method to do this? I'd like to sync the apps from one machine to another.
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Downloading files from Ubuntu 1 to mac

I have tried to download my files from Ubuntu-one to my macbook but it doesn't work. I downloaded the u1-Downloader and called up directions for use on mac. Below is what comes up in my terminal ...
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retrieve files from Ubuntu One filesync

I have received this mail from the Ubuntu One Team : "This is the FINAL reminder to make sure you have retrieved all your data from Ubuntu One filesync, as we will be deleting all the content ...
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1answer
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How can I download my Ubuntu One data using a PowerMac G5, Mac OS X 10.5.8 (or a rooted Nexus 4 + remote fs)

I need to download my Ubuntu One data using a PowerMac G5 Early2005 DP 2.0GHz, Mac OS X 10.5.8 (or a rooted Nexus 4 8GB with real total storage 5.37GB). How should I do that? Thanks in advance, Michał ...
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Unable to log-in using Ubuntu One Files with the Android application

I installed the Ubuntu One Files Android app to my phone(Samsung I5800). I have tried to register a number of times however, each time after signing in using my phone's browser I see a "We couldn't ...
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Retrieving contact list from ubuntu one

After recent Ubuntu One shutdown, you have the possibility to retrieve your files. However, I had quite big contact list in Ubuntu one, and downloader didn't seemt to download it in any form. Are ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu One doesn't show captcha in windows 7

I try to set up a new U1 account in W7. However, the sign on screen reports "There was a problem getting the captcha, reloading" - but nothing seems to happen. I tried it on two different computers ...
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2answers
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How to remove the Ubuntu One icon from the top bar

Ever since I created a Ubuntu One account, the top bar has had the little Ubuntu One cloud icon in it. I prefer not to have very many icons in the top bar, and since Ubuntu One is easy to access, I ...
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How to retrieve the data from Ubuntu one to windows 7?

I have downloaded the zip file from ubuntu one for my windows 7 and when i open the exe file then it asks for id and password and after i enter them nothing gets displayed and the window gets closed. ...
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Can I download my files the conventional way?

I'm trying to access a single file that I stored in Ubuntu One over a year ago, now I'm trying to download that single file but due to the recent "expiration" of the service it seems like I have to ...
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2answers
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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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Ubuntu One, windows 7 downloader, U1-files location

This should be a ridiculous question, but I bet someone else will also need it answered. I recently downloaded the Ubuntu One, Windows 7 downloader (to get all of my files off of U1). The downloader ...
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Will U1 phase out affect apps purchased in the Software Center?

I've just found the way to reinstall Humble Bundle games after I migrate to the latest LTS. I just need to confirm that this method is still valid even after U1 is gone. The method to reinstall is ...
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Why do I have to sign into Ubunto One in order to install Steam?

The first time I installed Steam for Ubuntu was during the beta phase, and I can't remember I had to do anything special. A few months later, I'm now on a fresh install of Ubuntu (13.04) and want to ...
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Ubuntu one not working on ubuntu gnome remix 12.10

I'm trying Ubuntu 12.10 gnome remix. How can I install U1 on it? It is possible?
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Why am I getting emails that you are stopping Ubuntu 1? [duplicate]

I have been getting messages from Ubuntu telling me that you're not going to be in the cloud file business anymore. I thought this is what you did almost exclusively. Why is this happening?
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Will my Ubuntu One data be removed completely with the impending shutdown?

It's been announced that Ubuntu One cloud backup service will be shut down soon. The announcement offers an app that helps download the backup data before the service finally gets buried. ...
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How do I stop Ubuntu One from telling me its file service will be shutting down two weeks ago? [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Starting a few weeks ago, every time I boot a message would pop up in the notification area and say that Ubuntu One's file services will be shutting down June 1st, 2014. ...
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Windows client: stop synchronising all subfolders from ~/Ubuntu One? [closed]

How can I prevent the Windows client from downloading the content of all folders I created in the Ubuntu One web interface? In the folders tab there is no option to deactivate the sync for the Ubuntu ...
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How to synchronize entire thunderbird profile with Ubuntu-One?

Is it possible to synchronize the entire Thunderbird profile folder with Ubuntu-One (or Sparkleshare)? Or will I have some serious problems doing that. Is there anybody out there having experiences ...
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ubuntu one shutting down message [duplicate]

Every time I boot my computer, I get the auto pop-up in the upper right notifying me that Ubuntu One is closing June 1, 2014. I can't figure out how to get it to stop showing that message. I have ...
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1answer
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Error on download Ubuntu One Files after shutdown

I'm trying to download my files from Ubuntu One service using the "download all your files as .zip file", but every time I try to download the zip file it stops the download before it was finished and ...
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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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Complete removal of Ubuntu One from my Ubuntu computer [duplicate]

How do I completely remove Ubuntu One (U1) from my computer running Ubuntu 12.04?
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Using Ubuntu One in Kubuntu

I've been an Ubuntu user for some time but now looking at moving to a KDE desktop and thinking about installing Kubuntu on my newly rebuilt laptop, however I have an Ubuntu One account and use it a ...
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Recovering Ubuntu One Files Before End of Service [duplicate]

I am somewhat panicked about recovering my Ubuntu One files, I tried to sync using the desktop application but it hasn't been working since the announcement. Now though, I can't even download files ...
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Is there a need to upgrade ubuntu one client in 12.04?

I just tried doing a sudo apt-get upgrade in my 12.04 and I got this: The following packages will be upgraded: audacious audacious-plugins audacious-plugins-data gstreamer0.10-ffmpeg libaudclient2 ...
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Why is the Amazon and Ubuntu One Music webapp part of common? Can it be removed without removing all others?

I've just noticed that those two, which I have completely no use of, are part of the common package. This means I cannot remove them without removing everything. But I like all the other webapps, ...
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Is it possible to store documents in Ubuntu One and edit them online?

Microsoft Office Web Apps has SkyDrive; Google Docs also has storage. Is it possible to store documents in Ubuntu One and edit them online from there?
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How can I recover files from Ubuntu One to 14.04 after an installation crash?

Yesterday I received a notification to upgrade to 14.04. I tried this, but my computer froze for more than 5 hours. Now I've successfully installed the new version and see that all my files are ...
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Why is Ubuntu One being discontuined ? Replacements? [duplicate]

Why is Ubuntu One being discontinued and any sugestions what replacement options play well with Linux, Mac, Win & Android ?
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How do I download Ubuntu One files to my new computer?

I need to know how to down load all my sync'ed folders from ubuntu one to my new computer..
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Different backup through deja dup

Since Ubuntu one is being dropped, I will have to make my system backup elsewhere. I asume that in deja dup, in the storage tab, the backup location Ubuntu one, will no longer be available. My ...
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Downloading other users files on Ubuntu One

I have tried to download my from Ubuntu One web interface (download all my files as .zip) but I got the file of another user! When browsing I see my files but at download thefiles are not mine.
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uninstalled Ubuntu One but still seeing `com.ubuntu.one.fsevents`

There is a previous post on how to uninstall Ubuntu One from a Mac and I have done all of what is required. However, I still get the program com.ubuntu.one.fsevents running on startup of my Mac ...
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Ubuntu One: “The user cancelled a prompt.”

Every time that I try to sign in to Ubuntu One, it tells me: "An application wants to create a new keyring called 'default'. Choose the password you want to use for it." I set the password to ...