Questions about Ubuntu Touch, the mobile version for phones and tablets.

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ubuntu-device-flash can't find BQ Aquaris 4.5

I tried to reinstall Ubutnu Touch on my BQ Aquaris 4.5. But the precess got stuck somewhere. So i tried to do it again, but i can't reach the device anymore. If it is in boot mode and i do ...
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How to install ubuntu or Ubuntu Touch on rooted Samsung Galaxy note 8 GT N5100?

I just studied the instructions for installing Ubuntu Touch on a Nexus device on Ubuntu Wiki. Is it possible to practically replicate the same process for Galaxy Note 8? I appreciate your help.
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Big tablet for kiosk (Ubuntu Touch?)

I'm considering testing Ubuntu Touch for a public kiosk application. Most of the tablets is around 7-12 inches but are there any tablets that is around 18-24 inches for Ubuntu Touch? And can I lock ...
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Meizu MX4 how to make full resolution pictures with camera app?

I bought a Meizu MX 4 phone with Ubuntu pre-installed and I love it. The only problem I encountered untill today: the camera is supposed to be a 20Mp camera, but I can't seem to find a way to make ...
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Does the internet runs slower when the display is off?

I have an application which runs in background(it connects to internet and does some stuff) but it seems that when the display is off is works very slow or almost stops. Is this a setting or ...
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ubuntu emulator image and sdk 15.04

I'm developing an application using the sdk 15.04 but i tried all the images available on the emulator and cant find one with that sdk installed and for that reason i can not run my app on the ...
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Ubuntu phone (bq aquaris) camera stopped working after system update

After the last system update,to 15.04 r25 version, the camera is not working. I only get a black screen when it is turned on.
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File system full ubuntu touch

i'm writing beacause today I tried to install OTA 6 update but i failed because the root filesystem of my phone is full. df -h: phablet@ubuntu-phablet:~$ df -h df -h Filesystem ...
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BQ Aquaris E5 Ubuntu bricked by Ubuntu5 upgrade

Today my BQ Aquaris E5 Ubuntu informed me I had an upgrade available to Ubuntu 5. I downloaded the 160+ MB of data, and the phablet rebooted to install it. Then it went black, and I could not boot ...
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Installing Ununtu on Sony xperia Z ultra [duplicate]

My question is that Ubuntu Touch be available for Sony Xperia Z Ultra? if yes!so how can we installing ubuntu Touch in Sony Xperia Z ultra indian Brand C6802. Could you send me the Full method step ...
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Can I get Ubuntu on a Samsung Galaxy Tab A T350?

I just got a Samsung Galaxy Tab A "SM-T350." I'd love to dual boot Android and Ubuntu touch. I found this site which states the tablets Ubuntu touch works with: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Touch/Devices ...
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Ubuntu touch os in Micromax A110 Canvas 2

I am trying to install ubuntu in my micromax mobile. Reference link after execute below command,terminal scree stuck in "Expecting the device to be in the bootloader... waiting" $ ...
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Ubuntu phone changing SIM configuration BQ Aquaris 4.5

I have a problem with my ubuntu phone. The number of the second sim is wrong. I cannot change it. Because of this I cannot connect via mobile data through this sim. As far as I can see someone who ...
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Ubuntu Phone - both SIM cards always active?

I just got my Aquaris E4.5. Is there a way how to switch off just one of the SIM cards? Sometimes I don't want/need one SIM card to be reachable. And I hope to reduce the energy consumption a little ...
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Ubuntu Phone (14.10) Terminal Scroll up

i own a Smartphone with Ubuntu Touch 14.10 on it. I got an Error when installing something and the Error Message is that long that i can't see the first lines of it. Is there a possibility in the ...
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MX4 Ubuntu Edition — notification window error

Prior to release R4, you could replyvto an sad in through notification window. Since updrade this does not seem to work anymore. Any ideas!?
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Ubuntu can't see my Ubuntu phone!

I have my Ubuntu 15.04(r4) Phone meizu MX4 white usb connected to my desktop Ubuntu 14.04. On my desktop runs qt creator with ubuntu SDK but it cant see my phone. Detecting device.. * there is no ...
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no network connection with ubuntu-sdk

I try to connect my phone (Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition) to ubuntu sdk. The phone connects to ubuntu sdk, but when i go to the 'Devices' tab, this message appears: No network connection on your ...
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BQ Aquaris E4.5 won't boot - Screen flashes and phone stops

I've been using this phone for a while now, but suddenly it won't boot anymore. I press the power button and after 3 seconds the screens lights up for a split second and shuts back down. If I keep ...
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Ubuntu Touch / Meizu MX4 : Camera not working after OTA4 install

Has someone encountered this kind of problem? I tried to uninstall and reinstall the Camera app but nothing better.
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Installing Ubuntu Touch on to a Nvidia Shield Tablet

I'm trying to install UbTo on to a nvidia Shield. I get as far as $ ubuntu-device-flash touch --channel=ubuntu-touch/stable/ubuntu --bootstrap I dont have enough rep to upload an Image so ill just ...
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Use inAppBrowser cordova plugin in ubuntu phone

I try to make an app for ubuntu phone with cordova. In the "about page" I would like to put some links for access web page through the ubuntu phone browser. So I installed cordova-plugin-inappbrowser ...
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Ubuntu Touch on Cherry Mobile Flare S3

I have a Cherry Mobile flare S3 and I really would like to have Ubuntu Touch installed on my phone. I've already tried doing the dual boot and later, I've figured out that the phone is not part of the ...
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not able to install Ubuntu on Aquaris E4.5 which has android OS

I am not able to install Ubuntu on my Aquaris E4.5 I followed this link https://developer.ubuntu.com/en/start/ubuntu-for-devices/installing-ubuntu-for-devices/ anyone has link where i can follow and ...
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apparmor breaks the phone?

I've tried to remove apparmor (using apt-get remove apparmor from terminal) and now the phone doesn't boot anymore. Any idea how to repair it? The apparmor didn't seem to get removed completely due an ...
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Run an Ubuntu app in browser

I want to know how to run Ubuntu app or program in a browser like chrome. I know the ways of vnc server and gdk+ Broadway. I need other ways.
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Is it possible to turn off the mobile data programatically?

I would like to create an application to turn off the mobile data (cellular) so I'm wondering how can I do that. From terminal: I've tried nmcli but it doesn't go through due an apparmor policy. ...
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ubuntu phone 15.04 r4 update causes mobile signal to drop consistantly (MX4) [closed]

Since the update today 15.04 r4 consistant dropouts on phone signal.
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How to stop Unity on the phone so it doesn't restart?

How to bring down the Ubuntu Phone GUI so I can test some Qt stuff? I figured that it's easy to put arbitrary Qt versions into home dir and run them without messing with the main installation. But I ...
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Can't install ubuntu-touch on mobile (stuck in <waiting for device>)

Here is the output after running ./dualboot.sh ( link here ) No device ID specified, picking first available device Waiting for device CB006626 to install Ubuntu installer to. Detected connected ...
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WPA2 Enterprise with TTLS and PAP on ubuntu-touch

I am tyring to connect to a WPA2 enterprise wireless network (not eduroam) using my ubuntuphone. Under settings I can enter all the information (as before in android) but the button Connect stays ...
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Can't connect BQ Aquaris Ubuntu Phone to PC

I got a problem with my Ubuntu phone. I have no icons on the "Apps"-Screen anymore after i did a reboot. I can only run applications wich are in the sidebar. When i close an application the phone ...
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Which click framework should I target?

I am developing some apps for Ubuntu Touch, and one part that I am confused on is how the click build targets work. Which one should I target? Do they follow the same support schedule as the rest of ...
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Port Ubuntu touch on MSM8916 - display overlay get wrong resolution

We try to porting Ubuntu touch on a new unsupported target. We met some trouble on display, therefore we can't see any thing over panel even panel is functional(We could show something on panel by ...
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I cannot update my meizu mx4 ubuntu or search for apps on ubuntu store

I have been using meizu mx4 Ubuntu and when I try to check for updates it says I need to have access to internet although I am connected to the internet. Also I do not have access to Ubuntu Store and ...
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Extremely high mouse sensitivity that prevents right click in touch screens

Although everything looks fine with my touch screen and Ubuntu, there's a problem that I don't understand how solve. Now in Ubuntu (Unity) there's an option to enable right-click by holding the mouse ...
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What is root password for Ubuntu Touch?

In Terminal app, as default user phablet I am doing su and getting Authentication failure for everything. As per previous suggestions I have tried ubuntu, phablet, an empty password, and the current ...
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How to SSH into Touch device without Android toolset?

I would like to access my new Ubuntu phone by SSH over a USB cable. Apparently this requires adb, which is not available on my OS, Debian 7. The simplest way forward seems to involve a backports repo ...
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Ubuntu Touch image not found for Bq 4.5 Aquaris

I am trying to install Ubuntu Touch on an Bq 4.5 Aquaris. I keep getting the following error: $ ubuntu-device-flash touch --channel ubuntu-touch/stable/bq-aquaris.en --bootstrap --recovery-image ...
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Ubuntu Firmware for Meizu MX4

I own a Meizu MX4 device with Flyme Firmware on it... I'm interested if there is a way to get and flash Ubuntu on it, because I would really like to try new Ubuntu OS? Thnx!
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Ubuntu Touch - How to send text from notes as emails?

How can I send a text wrote in the notes app as an email? I haven't been able to copy/paste the text. Neither could I send it via another option. Is there any possibility to do that?
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Webapp installation incomplete in ubuntu touch

I published a little webapp for ubuntu touch: search.ch But for some reason the installation does not complete. You can start the app, but inside the store the app seems not to be installed. In the ...
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Ubuntu Touch on Nexus 5 - No Ring Volume

I recently installed Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 5. Most things seem to work ok, but one problem in particular is causing me trouble. The ringer for incoming phone calls does not work. The only ...
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How to keep an UbuntuListView between its boundaries?

I have an UbuntuListView in a QML application for Ubuntu Touch. Above it, there's another component - a TextField. The initial position of the list looks good. Also, if the list is smaller than the ...
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Ubuntu Phone - How can I program app running, when device screen is turned off?

How can I program my mobile application to be still running in the background, after the user turned off the screen? I'm developing the application in QML.
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Does Ubuntu for Phones nativly support SIP

I've just received my brand new Ubuntu phone from Meizu. Does anyone know if the phone supports SIP nativly, for caller and text app?
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Meizu MX4 Ubuntu edition Fastboot problem

My Meizu MX4 Ubuntu is stuck in a bootloop ... something is wrong with the OS image. I can get to fastboot. When i plug the device into windows 10 it never gets an ID. In ubuntu i get the device ...
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I am not able to install ubuntu touch on moto e 2nd gen (Device Name: otus)

I am trying to install ubuntu touch on my moto e 2nd generation. but giving an error "Device |otus| not found on channel". please help to solve this
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How to add user to Ubuntu Phone?

Normally I would just do sudo adduser anewuser and then provide the initial password. However in Ubuntu Phone I get: passwd: Authentication token manipulation error passwd: password unchanged What ...
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Android bootloop [duplicate]

Hello my dear development team I have a serious question which one of you can probably fix and help me with it, on my windows it gets recognized as a ZTE composite adb device, if i open a adb shell ...