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

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Connect netbook to mobile internet via sim

I have a HP mini 210 running ubuntu. My netbook has a sim slot and thus I want to connect it to mobile internet. How can I do so?
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Ubuntu Touch or Nexus 7 [on hold]

I have Android 5 in my Nexus 7 QuadCore 32GB. I have to re-boot it or clean so often to view videos or navigate. Is UBUNTU better? is it worth it change to Ubuntu Touch?
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Install Click build targets in Terminal

The recommended/normal procedure is to install click build targets in Ubuntu SDK but I wanted to know if it's possible to install them in terminal.
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How to add items to a listview from the user perspective

I wanted to know how could I make it for a user to add items to my listview, so that his events could stay there, and later move to a database. beneath it the code I've for my listview now i want know ...
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GPS location not working on BQ Ubuntu phone with Map applications

I am having issues with GPS location ability with BQ Ubuntu phone, with the map applications. When I am on a wireless network this works fine. However when in a metro area with close to full carrier ...
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Will it be possible to use ReactJS Native for Ubuntu Touch development?

Facebook are developing React Native for iOS and Android development. This seems to be a game-changer for mobile app development. I guess Facebook won't expend resources to develop a React Native ...
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How to install latest ubuntu-device-flash in Ubuntu 14.04?

I'm trying to follow the instructions to flash my bq phone when I get the following error: $ubuntu-device-flash touch --channel ubuntu-touch/stable/bq-aquaris.en --bootstrap --recovery-image ...
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Stop sleep in Ubuntu Touch webapp

How can I configure my webapp so the screen won't go to sleep when the app is open? This would be useful for the youtube webapp
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SpinBox and ColorDialog on Ubuntu phone

I would like to create an app which need to use SpinBox and ColorDialog. These components need QtQuick.Controls to work but seems to not be installed. How install QtQuick.Controls as requirement for ...
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Ubuntu Phone SimpleHTTPServer python

It is possible to use the module in Python SimpleHTTPServer on my Ubuntu Phone?
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Is it possible to port Ubuntu Touch to an MTK6592 device? [duplicate]

I have the Kingzone K1 Pro. It's a 4.2.2 device with the MTK6592 8 core chipset. Is it possible to port Ubuntu Touch to it?
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BQ Ubuntu Phone Network not available

My BQ Ubuntu phone will not display web pages or access network connections after leaving a secure wireless network, range. I can restart the phone & it works ok. The fault is that the phone ...
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Bq Aquaris 4.5 Ubuntu Music app doesn't work

-The SD-card works: I am able to read the documents which are on it, for example. -When I call up the SD card, on the other hand, there just a series of 00000 to be seen. -I can see the title of the ...
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Ubuntu Phone with USB Keyboard - Howto change external keyboard layout to German?

On my Ubuntu Phone Aquaris E4.5 I connected a wireless keyboard with a USB receiver module. Like I show in my German YouTube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pSYxwHMElbM But the the keyboard is ...
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Tether Ubuntu bq phone

How do you tether a bq Ubuntu phone to a laptop by usb or bluetooth? -- [is there an application?]
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Ubuntu Touch: Add contact list and calendars

I successfully set up the synchronization of my Owncloud server's default calendar and default contact list based on this askubuntu thread. I have more than one calendar and contact list on my ...
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Today and Nerby scopes have disapeared

Turned my bq Aquaris 4.5 ubuntu edition phone on this morning and the "Today" and "Nerby" scopes have disappeared. Apps,News,Video and Photos are still working. Any ideas? I have rebooted the phone ...
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Ubuntu Phone - detect system type Desktop or Mobile

Is there a way to detect platform from QML or Qt C++ classes? I have Qt/QML project supplied to Linux/Android/Windows at one time, I see it's possible to deploy it to Ubuntu Phone. Is there a way to ...
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Revealing Toolbar over Flickable

I want to create an app that uses a flickable to display text and allow the user to scroll down to continue reading the text. I also want to include some important functionality into the toolbar at ...
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How can I modify Ubuntu Touch image?

I want to modify Ubuntu Touch tarball to remove or add new system apps. Savvy APIs can't do that. How can I do ? I've mako (Nexus 4) device.
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I cannot install Ubuntu 15.04 due to having a touchscreen

I have a Lenovo S210 Touch. It has a touchscreen - this causes problems with both Ubuntu and elementary OS during installation. Basically, if I try to install either OS, the result is an inability to ...
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NM broken on new install - not saving oVPN pwd or init mobile PPP

I've (re)installed 15.04 on my X1 Carbon (migrated back from Fedora). Initially I tried restoring /etc/NetworkManager, but that got me nowhere fast, so I reverted to the stock's backup & manually ...
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cursor control poor during ubuntu 14.04.02 installation

While working with the install windows, I find that I cannot place the cursor accurately - it seems to "jump" away from where I click. I am working with a brand new Asus Q302L, windows 8.1, with a ...
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Are CLI commands available for Ubuntu Touch’s SMS, Phone and Camera service? If so, what are the commands and where are the man pages for them?

I’m running Ubuntu Touch 14.10(r21) default OS for Aquarius e4.5 Ubuntu Edition. I want to be able to control some of the phone’s capabilities via ssh and CLI. I can ssh to the phone fine but I cant ...
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When will there be a cell phone with Ubuntu in the USA? [on hold]

When I try to buy it says: Only available in the European Union. It would be good if this test would be opened up to the world. Ubuntu will give users of cell phones more privacy than Google's ...
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Manually partitioning oppo smartphones using ubuntu 14.04

I have an Oppo 1107. I want to get root access and wipe clean the system, data and cache partitions(if possible a custom recovery partition as well) and then flash ubuntu touch on it using my desktop ...
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How can I get shebang lines to work in Ubuntu Touch?

If I create a Bash script with a shebang line like #!/bin/bash, make it executable (chmod 755 setup.sh) and then try to run it directly (./setup.sh), I am presented with the following message: bash ...
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Reminders won't sync

been using the app "Reminders" and it was working (albeit poorly). I tired to use it on 25/04/15 and I kept getting message "unknown error connecting to evernote" I can still view older notes on my ...
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How do I find other developers that are interested in porting Ubuntu to a specific device?

I wish to port Ubuntu touch to Yu yureka(though this question is not device specific). How would I go upon finding other developers who are interested in porting and (more importantly)maintaining the ...
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No cellular data after update

I updated my BQ Aquaris saturday, and since then I have no cellular data anymore. WIFI works fine. I checked my APN settings, and they seem empty, I tried to change to custom settings and manually ...
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BQ Aquaris E4.5 - USB network adapter via OTG

I tried to get a network connection via an OTG USB ethernet adapter, but it does not seem to work OOTB. The very same ethernet adapter (from Apple, 2010) works with the Nexus 7 (2013) and Nexus 5 ...
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Network proxy settings BQ Aquaris E4.5

I am the proud owner of a brand new Ubuntu phone and come across a basic problem right away. How can I configure network proxy settings? I have poked around in the network settings, but have not found ...
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Reload website in ubuntu-touch browser

Is there a way to refresh the content of a website in the browser of ubuntu-touch phones? I am using BQ Aquaris 4.5 with 14.10 (r21).
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Installing a program on a ubuntu touch phone

I searched on the website but didn't found an answer. I heard a lot that developing an application with C, C++ or anything else. Is it really possible ? What I mean : Imagine I develop a program in ...
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Offline Navigation for Ubuntu Touch - osmand [closed]

are there any plans to port osmand to ubuntu touch ? Thanks
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How to install Ubuntu Touch on to Lenovo Android tablet

I got some exotic device and it's apparently a Lenovo tablet simply with label LifeTab of Aldi-Süd ?! - here are the specifications after lsusb -vv output is: Bus 004 Device 021: ID 17ef:78ae ...
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Ubuntu Phone (BQ Aquaris E4.5) with mouse - How to make mouse coursor visible?

When I connect a USB mouse to my BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition, I can do different actions, with a non visible mouse cursor. Is it possible to make the mouse cursor visible? I installed a terminal ...
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Cannot update Ubuntu Touch 15.04 R2 apps on a Nexus 7 (2013)

I'm afraid usual updating process does not work anymore even deleting the user settings for Ubuntu One and adding them again (as suggested somewhere)... There are several updates and it starts to ...
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The lock-screen of the Ubuntu BQ

What are colored circles stand for? The large dark one tells the date or rather the number of days that have passed in a month but I can't figure out the colored circles since they vary in size, color ...
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How to run a shell script on Ubuntu-touch?

I want to run a shell script on my "bq Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu-Edition" phone in the Terminal App and created a shell script in /home/phablet/Documents/sync.sh #!/bin/sh # sync contacts and calendar with ...
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How can I make the apps in ubuntu phone using the SDcard instead internal memory?

Pls, if someone has an helpfull answer: When I download a video with "DOWN NOW", it goes by default directly into the internal memory. But as there is not enough space, so I need it to go the SDcard. ...
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Wrong date is shown [duplicate]

On my ubuntu phone the date is not shown correct, it always shows the yesterday's date,I have to restart the device and then it works and my settings are on automatically, why this ?
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GPS unvailable on aquaris E45

I'm facing a strange issue on my BQ Aquaris E45 Ubuntu edition, i'm on Ubuntu 14.10. While using every app or webapp, needing location it fails. my gps is on and detects my position. I also have ...
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Touch as IP camera

What is the easiest way to set up Touch device with cameras to share them via IP, so these cameras could act as video devices (webcams) of the Ubuntu desktop?
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Ubuntu Touch (Nexus 4, Developer & Stable Channel)

Did install without any problems. Firstly installed the image from "Stable", as the problems occurred, installed from Developer Channel. On both installation (factory reset has been performed as well) ...
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Powermanagement of Nexus 4 with Ubuntu

I am using Ubuntu 14.10(r15) from the ubuntu-rtm/14.09/mako chanel on my Nexus 4. It runs quite good, but one big problem is still the powermanagement. The battery does not last very long. Even ...
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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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Running apps from sdk on nexus 4

I wanted to play around with Ubuntu Touch, so I installed the Ubuntu SDK 2.8.1 and dual-booted my Nexus 4 with Ubuntu and Android. But when I connect my Nexus to the SDK, I can start an ssh session ...
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ubuntu touch on a nexus 4 with OTG support

We would like to use a smart-phone as an interface for our scientific instruments (instruments have their own power source). We already use the c++ driver library under various Linux distribution and ...
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How to check battery status with the Ubuntu SDK?

I am developing an app and I need to monitor the battery status, with the SDK how do I obtain the devices (phone) battery status? can this be done with javascript?