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

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Ubuntu touch on note 10.1 (2014) WITHOUT rooting

I just purchased a Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition (SM-P600) and wanted to test Ubuntu on it (and maybe on my Galaxy S4 as well). It is still under warranty, so I do not want to root it or do ...
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How do Install additional apps on Ubuntu Touch

I found a post saying that you need to search the Apps scope on the device by swiping up from the bottom. I swipe and I swipe untill my fingers are raw and bloody but nothing happens. I can bring up ...
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Trouble deploying app from Ubuntu SDK to phone

I'm trying to run the App with Simple UI template on Nexus 4 but I'm getting these warnings Under Issues warning: desktop_Exec (app): found unexpected Exec with architecture 'all': ...
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How can I set the User Agent in a webapp?

I have developed a simple web application which is in the click store and available for users to install on their phone. Some websites require a special UA string in order to render correctly and I'd ...
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Can i install ubuntu mobile on my Nokia Lumia 520? [duplicate]

I was really impressed with ubuntu mobile , and i was wondering if its possible to install this software on my Nokia Lumia ( now its running windows 8.1 )
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How to know the indispensable files in pool to install a stable version of Ubuntu Touch in my nexus 4 to mirring them?

I don't have a stable Internet connection and I want to install ubuntu touch in my nexus 4. My alternative is to download these files from system-image.ubuntu.com via a friendly corporative network ...
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Installing Ubuntu touch on xperia m [duplicate]

can I install Ubuntu touch on my xperia M dual c2004?? I googled all things but cant find proper solution of my question.
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Ubuntu Touch Video Playback

I'm trying to play a video using MediaPlayer and VideoOutput in QML as shown on the API page (https://developer.ubuntu.com/api/qml/sdk-14.10/QtMultimedia.VideoOutput/) Log: Initializing ...
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Cannot run ubuntu-nexus7-installer

Recently I try to use ubuntu-nexus7-installer and reference the link: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Nexus7/Installation However, I met several errors that I cannot conquer them, as below: ...
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Can't run my app on device anymore

I'm trying to run my QML/C++ app on my Nexus 5 running Ubuntu 14.10 (r14) (ubuntu-rtm-devel) but it doesn't seem to work. I used to be able to do this without problems. Here is an image of the devices ...
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Preinstalled touch image

I'm not a total newbie, I've done a lot of things on Linux (Ubuntu 12.4), have a good basic knowledge of terminal, but I' just downloaded /Desktop/vivid-preinstalled-touch-i386.tar.gz. So how do I ...
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Troubleshooting Ubuntu Touch Port (bootloops) [closed]

I'm trying to port Ubuntu Touch for Motorola Photon Q. I followed the deprecated porting guide and built and uploaded an image to the phone. The phone boot loops with my image (recovery mode ...
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Can you run Ubuntu on lenovo tab S8 [duplicate]

I have a Lenovo S8 Tablet running a Intel Atom Processor Z3745 and I would like to try running Ubuntu on it. Has anyone had any success with such a project or can anyone offer any details on if this ...
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Accessing message menu with my ubuntu phone click apps / Apps in background

in sdk's API documentation https://developer.ubuntu.com/en/apps/qml/api/ https://developer.ubuntu.com/en/apps/html-5/api/ I cannot find examples how to send notifications to central message menu. ...
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Is there (or will be) a tethering/access point option in ubuntu phone?

Using ubuntu phone for my daily stuff now since near 2 months on nexus 4, currently on release 165. I would like to create an access point with my uphone to connect my laptop with, but yet I don't ...
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When is Ubuntu Phone/Touch coming to the U.S.?

Does anyone know when it's coming to the U.S.!? The UI looks beautiful and I've been waiting to get it. I feel like we've been waiting forever. Also did they mention how it will work? Do you have to ...
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How do I enable developer mode on Ubuntu phones?

How do I get access to Ubuntu phone devices over adb from a host PC, or via the phablet-shell tool?
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Ubuntu phone as a Web Development Tool

Ubuntu phone sounds great -- especially the ability to dock it and use it on the desktop. I'd love to remove one device from my life. My question is: will I be able to use it as a web development ...
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Difference between Scopes and Apps in Ubuntu touch

In the last couple of years I made several apps for Android (Native and with Cordova) and now I want to develop apps for Ubuntu Touch. I am not yet in the possession of a Ubuntu supported phone (I ...
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How do I install/use the Dvorak keyboard layout in Ubuntu Touch?

I'm using Ubuntu on my Nexus 4 on the 14.09 stable channel, the one thing I hate the most is that I cannot comfortably type on it. I'm a Dvorak user - how do I get this layout installed? Thanks!
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Install Ubuntu-touch on Nokia Lumia 525 [duplicate]

Can I install Ubuntu touch on my Nokia Lumia 525. If yes, will I be able to revert back to Windows 8.1 in case I want to go back?
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How can I install Ubuntu to my Myaudio force3+? [duplicate]

I want to install Ubuntu-touch to my Myaudio force3+. Is that possible? If yes, what's the procedures?
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Ubuntu touch and allwinner [duplicate]

Is the Onda v989 compatible with Ubuntu Touch ? There is a Allwinner A80T inside so I was hoping it's compatible. Thanks
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Stable Ubuntu build for Sony Ericssion NEO-V MT11i

I am new to Ubuntu world. But very much interested to have Ubuntu on my Sony Ericssion NEO-V MT11i-Haida. Can some one please guide me. As of now, it's on CM11. Step by step would be great, and ...
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Vodaphone Mobile on USB

Can anyone tell me how to use Vodaphone USB Mobile on Ubantu? ~ Vodaphone don't seem to think it's possible, yet Ubantu has a set-up for it, I'm just not sure how to do it ~ Tanx ;-)
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No 3G or 4G on my Nexus 4

I'm not sure why its not working, just having some issues. But, neither 3G nor 4G is working on my device, I believe 2G is though. I'm on T-Mobile and had no issues with installation. A note; When I ...
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What security policy group do I need to give a Click Package to download files?

My app downloads files, ideally to the Music Folder. What security policy groups are needed by app armor to accomplish this?
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Choice to replace utouch for multitouch in 14.04?

I wrote an application that previously utilized the utouch framework in 12.04 but now it won't work due to the utouch libraries not being present in 14.04. What is the best course of action to take to ...
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Get unique device ID in QML

I need to get a unique ID for the device. I originally thought I'd use the device's imei, but that doesn't seem to return anything: import QtSystemInfo 5.0 DeviceInfo { id: device } ...
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any ubuntu touch for sony xperia t2 ultra(D5303)? [duplicate]

I want to install Ubuntu touch on my Sony Xperia T2 device.Any Ubuntu touch for sony xperia t2 ultra(D5303)? When will Ubuntu Touch be available for this device?
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Google contacts sync on Ubuntu Touch

Why doesn't google contacts synchronization work on my Ubuntu touch? Is there is another way to copy my contacts? I saved it on my SIM card but there are no options to show my SIM's contacts How ...
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how to access ubuntu-touch using openssh server ? getting login prompt, not accepting password

i have installed ubuntu touch on my nexux 4 from devel channel. how can i enable ssh access. ssh is running. but when i try to connect to that IP, i am getting error like no authentication mechanism ...
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Ubuntu SDK - switching to QML design mode crashes application

I'm using the Ubuntu SDK version 'qtcreator-plugin-ubuntu 3.1.1+15.04.20141212.1-0ubuntu1~0utopic1'. When developing an app containing QML code (App with simple UI) I cannot switch to design mode. ...
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Ubuntu Touch App with Simple UI (QMake) - how to connect C++ to QML

I've noticed that the Ubuntu SDK now has a template for an 'App with Simple UI (QMake)'. This creates a C++ Ubuntu application project with a sample UI containing a Label and a Button (Needs a 15.04 ...
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essential apps for ubuntu touch

I'm new on this forum even if I use Ubuntu since 2007. I installed Ubuntu Touch RTM stable 14.10 on my Nexus 4 to replace the previous Android completely. But I notice there area a lot of limitation ...
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OEM touch for Nokia Lumia 2520 [duplicate]

I do not have any of the devices listed for the Touch. What would happen if I loaded the Touch OEM on my tablet ( Nokia lumia 2520). And is there a OEM in the works for a Nokia Lumia 2520?
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Restarted my Ubuntu Touch Nexus 4 and now my cellular network access is denied but works with another carrier's SIM card

I installed Ubuntu Touch about 2 months ago on my Nexus 4 following these instructions: http://developer.ubuntu.com/en/start/ubuntu-for-devices/installing-ubuntu-for-devices/ I unlocked my device ...
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Ubuntu touch work with the nexus 9?

I recently bought a nexus 9 running android lollipop. I wanted to either dual boot or install Ubuntu touch on it, and I noticed that most nexus devices were working. However the website hasn't been ...
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Sync or import .ics calendar to Ubuntu Phone?

On Ubuntu Phone, I have the "Calendar" app from "Ubuntu Core App Developers". How can I sync an .ics calendar between Thunderbird/Lightning and the app, "Calendar"? How can I import an .ics calendar ...
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Replace secret key placeholder at build time

I'm developing an Ubuntu touch app in QML, and would like to keep an API key reasonably secret (at least I don't want to have to commit it into the VCS). I see that you can define environment ...
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How install Ubuntu Touch on x86 tablet with Win8 [duplicate]

I have tablet with x86 CPU, namely Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 8. I would like install Ubuntu Touch on it. But all tutorials are for tablets with Android. This tablet has Win8. I don't see it as USB device ...
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How to save text string in ClipBoard on Ubuntu Touch

As in topic I need to be copy text to ClipBoard but not by pressAndHold in TextField. Is there other way of doing this then via c++ ?
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How can I use the Ubuntu Touch onscreen keyboard on Ubuntu 14.04?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 on an old x86-based tablet and I am trying to get the Ubuntu Touch onscreen keyboard to work, because I'm not satisfied with Onboard. I installed the packages "ubuntu-keyboard" ...
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Is Ubuntu still planning on coming out with a phone?

Did the Edge phone fail? And if they do come out with a phone, will it have the same specs as the original?
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How to recover UBUNTU_PLATFORM_API_BACKEND enviroment variable?

I did: unsetenv("UBUNTU_PLATFORM_API_BACKEND"); and I think this is causing problems for QAccelerometer backend... Is there anyway I can recover this env variable?
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Ubuntu compatibility with WinBook tablets

Does anyone have experience with Ubuntu 14.04 or newer on the WinBook tablets? I am looking at getting one, specifically the 8inch model. They appear to be Intel based, BayTrail processor, 2GBP of ...
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Ubuntu Touch Devices - 8 to 12 inches

Please provide the details of devices with Ubuntu Touch, 8 to 12 inch touch screen(slatebook/Detachable laptop) available in the market (or future release). Thx, Janardhan.
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How to force use of “overflow menu” for actions on header bar?

I am using header actions in my Ubuntu SDK app, but I would like to avoid clutter on the header bar. I have noticed that the Android-style "overflow menu" autocreates itself after a certain number of ...
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Ubuntu on Nexus 7 LTE - Bluetooth & LTE not working?

i installed Touch on a Neexus7 LTE - tablet. Using http://system-image.tasemnice.eu/i could get version, but no bluetooth or LTE. I also tried upgrading by making device write-enabled, but this worked ...
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Use the design function of Qt Creator when developing Ubuntu apps

I would like to start developing Ubuntu apps with Qt Creator and I have a few queries when making a simple qml qt app. Firstly, is it normal qml and javascript? Can I use all normal qml and ...