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

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3g/2g not working after vivid update, how do I get it working again?

I recently did the OTA update to Vivid Vervet on my Nexus 4. Before the update mobile data worked fine, but after I can only use wifi for net access (although MMS still works) Is there a command ...
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why does /proc/cpuinfo show a single processor on the BQ Aquaris phone?

phablet@ubuntu-phablet:~$ cat /proc/cpuinfo Processor : ARMv7 Processor rev 3 (v7l) processor : 0 BogoMIPS : 2072.57 Features : swp half thumb fastmult vfp edsp thumbee neon vfpv3 tls ...
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No more data from weather channel at the day info score

Since some time my bq ubuntu did not show data from weather channel at the day info score. The location data are enabled and correct.
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Wrong date is shown

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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Can I install Ubuntu Touch to Samsung Tab 8.9 Lte?

Is it possible to install Ubuntu Touch on my Samsung Tab 8.9 LTE GT-P7320?
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SMS Forwarding or copying Problem

I cannot able copy nor forward the content of the SMS I received in my BQ Ubuntu Mobile. Could somebody knows how to do it?
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Webapp notifications (Ubuntu Phone)

I just published my first Webapp (Flowdock) with the Webbapp generator. Now my question is how to enable notifications sent by this app. Flowdock supports desktop notifications. Is it possible to ...
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Disable secret caller id

My network uses secret caller id by default. With my previous phones, there were settings to explicitly choose not to use secret caller id. How would I do the same on a ubuntu phone?
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How to make a QML Canvas visible?

I'm trying to draw something on the screen in an Ubuntu phone application. I created a new "QML App with Simple UI (qmlproject)" in Ubuntu SDK, and replaced the content of Main.qml with the following: ...
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Ubuntu Touch : looking for an Owncloud client [on hold]

Please, do you know if canonical plan to develop an owncloud client ?
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Trying to install Ubuntu 15.04 on Galaxy Tab 2 GT-P3113 [on hold]

I'm trying to install Ubuntu Touch on my Galaxy Tab 2. Found a thread on XDA that talked about installing Saucy on it, but it's kind of outdated for my taste and that was released before the Ubuntu ...
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Where are SMS and MMS stored?

I have BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition phone and I'm not able to get MMS. If someone sends me a MMS, I just get empty message with no sender or anything. I can see those messages in message-app but ...
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During repo sync progress, regularly to appear the message: “invalid clone.bundle file; ignoring”

I'm trying to port a new device for ubuntu-touch. During the progress, after a "repo sync" in terminal, it often appears the message: "Invalid clone.bundle file; ignoring". I don't know what it is, ...
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How to see what is new when I get a ubuntu touch update?

I'm working with my Ubuntu Touch BQ Aquaris phone for a month now but I can't seem to find out what the new features are when I get an update. For instance, today I got an update to 14.10 (R21). Where ...
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How to make and application for Ubuntu phone OS in QT creator? [on hold]

I want to develop and application for Ubuntu Phone os. How to do this in QT creator? Is it really possible to create an app for ubuntu phone os? or is does the Ubuntu phone apps made in the same way ...
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BQ Telegram Profile Picture

I tried to add a picture on my profile on Telegram Application in my BQ Ubuntu unfortunately I cannot able to do so. Can you help me please.
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How to make a system monitoring in ubuntu-touch?

I want to know a bit of system status in ubuntu-touch for cpu/ memory usage, but I don't know how to get something like the "system monitor" in ubuntu desktop. Is there any tool/ app for this?
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scope developing / how to change scope result inside perform_action

I became bit lost with how to set a result attribute or trigger scope search (refresh) inside Scope::perform_action method or in methods of ActivationQuery object. The idea is to change data in a ...
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How do I factory reset a BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition, from the handset

I've been experimenting with the software on my handset, and I've got to a state where I need to recover with a factory reset. This question covers how do do that with ubuntu-device-flash. How do I ...
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Download or install failed

After updating my Nexus 4 to Ubuntu 15.04 (r2) two days ago I get an error when trying to install apps from the store: "Download Error - Download or install failed. Please try again". Can anybody ...
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BQ E 4.5 ubuntu edition doesn't show any images from the scopes nor the app icons [on hold]

I turned on the phone and non of the images were displayed in the launch screen. I've restarted the system and nothing has changed. All the scopes have the same problem.
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Cannot allocate memory when trying to create instance of ubuntu-emulator

When i try to create an instance of Ubuntu-Touch I get following error. Creating "myinstance" from ubuntu-touch/devel revision 2 Downloading... Setting up... Setting up a default password for phablet ...
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BQ Aquaris E4.5 sound not working in web applications and mediaplayer

I've recently purchased the BQ Aquaris E4.5 with Ubuntu touch and I'am quite satisfied for this first release. However I encountered some issues concerning the sound on the device. When I go to sound ...
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Building ubuntu touch app with sql (mysql) support problem

i`m trying to develop simple ubuntu application. This application should connect to remove mysql server, query and display data in UbuntuListView. Project was created in Qt Creator 3.1.1 as QML app ...
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How do I deploy an app to my Ubuntu phone with the Ubuntu SDK?

I have a clean install of Ubuntu 14.04, installed the Ubuntu SDK, and created an app from the "HTML5 App" template. I am able to create emulators in the devices tab (although I haven't managed to run ...
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Is it possible to get ota updates after making system rw?

Is it possible to get ota updates after making system rw by "sudo mount -o remount,rw /"? I mean in this case: If I don't update system using "sudo apt-get update" and don't install any software using ...
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Can Ubuntu Touch apps access bluetooth? Which policy groups do I need?

Can Ubuntu Touch apps access bluetooth? Which policy groups do I need?
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Ubuntu Aquaris System Settings > Updates

When I tap the "Updates" in "System Settings" it shows 5 items for updating, BBC Sport, webapp-twitter, Calculator, Tagger and Music. If I tap the "Install 5 updates" button all 5 indicate ...
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How well supported is the Nexus 4 by Ubuntu Touch?

Is the Nexus 4 supported on same the level as the Aquaris E4.5 (is there HERE maps or other turn-by-turn navigation; Nearby scope)? Is there possibility that they will stop supporting Nexus suddenly ...
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Why are the Ubuntu SDK Publish and Devices tab blank?

I have a clean install of Ubuntu 14.04, installed the Ubuntu SDK, and created an app from the "HTML5 App" template. Publish tab: Devices tab:
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Ubuntu Phone BQ Aquaris: Color change?

Is there a way to change the color theme of the phone? I did find an background option, but this only replaces the unlock screen on my phone. I must admit I am a sworn enemy of white, and the Ubuntu ...
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Hide notification bar on Ubuntu phone (QML)

I would like to create and QML app with Ubuntu SDK for ubuntu phone. I am not able to hide the notification bar at top of the screen. What is the way to hide it ? If it's not possible in QML only, ...
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How to make a USB Ethernet adapter work with Ubuntu Phone?

In /var/log/syslog the device appears as detected but that's about it. It's not detected as a network adapter so it doesn't appear in the output of ifconfig. P.S. The adapter works just fine in on my ...
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Ubuntu touch HTML5 performance

I made a simple cordova bootstrap HTML5 app and deployed it on a bq phone. When I open the top right page navigation menu it appears that the slide animation is very slow. The animation is rendered in ...
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ubuntu touch web app url, sub domain

ive got this working now but have a problem with sub domains specially if they can change for instance yourwebsite.com user clicks on there profile which could be wayne.yourwebsite.com but for ...
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What's my current best purchase option for a new Ubuntu Touch install - Nexus 10 or 7? [on hold]

I'd be buying a new device and prefer the larger screen of the 10 but is there a significant advantage to using the relatively newer 2nd gen 7?
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Ubuntu Phone--is there one that works in the Americas?

I see that the Ubuntu Phone is now available, but I only see it on Ubuntu's site as for sale in Europe. Does anyone know if there is an Ubuntu phone available for use in the Americas, specifically ...
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Ubuntu Phone : Change the device name

I want to change the default device name ("bq Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition") of my Ubuntu Phone . How can I proceed?
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Turning on auto-expunge emails in Dekko?

When I delete an email, it is apparently marked as deleted but not fully removed (expunged/or moved to trash). It stays crossed over in the INBOX folder. I read around ...
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Launcher ubuntu touch

I m left hand I was thinking if it s possible to move the launcher on the right and side of the screen ? sometime it s a bit weird to use it with the left thumb on the left and side of the phone it s ...
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Background image for the scopes

is it possible to change the white background image for the scopes and system settings and use for example the same image as the lockscreen?
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no notifications from calendar and reminders apps on Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Editon

I have "Reminder On Event" in the Calendar app and set reminders for notes in the Reminders app, but yet I receive no notifications from either app. Where do I go wrong? Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Editon - ...
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Ubuntu OS for phones [duplicate]

How can I download and use Ubuntu Touch on my Samsung Galaxy smartphone? I saw a video for downloading it on an Android smartphone and using it as a default OS. Is it really possible?
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Importing custom CA and personal SSL certificates into Ubuntu Touch web browser

I need to make the web browser app on ubuntu phone to work with custom CA (PEM format) and personal SSL (PKCS12 format) certificates. Any idea how to import the certificates?
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Does Ubuntu Touch ship with proprietary code?

Does Ubuntu Touch (i.e., the system and pre-installed apps) contain proprietary code? Or is it 100% FLOSS?
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Terminal Command to install apps on ubuntu-touch?

I have to reset my Ubuntu Phone but I want to automatically reinstall the apps that I have. With click list I can get the installed apps, but how can I reinstall them on the terminal? apt-get leads ...
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Ubuntu Phone updates are stuck at “0 byte”

Since two days my phone doesn’t download app updates, it’s stuck at "0 bytes": I'm at a loss because it doesn’t use apt and I don’t know how to troubleshoot this.
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Ubuntu Phone Aquaris 4.5 today screen does not automatically change

I have a new Ubuntu Aquaris E4.5 phone (latest updates installed). Locale UK Timzone British Summer Time. The Today Scope screen does not automatically change days, so for example today is Thursday, ...
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Skipping tracks on Music app for ubuntu phone

Is there any way to skip tracks when using the music app by long pressing the volume rockets like in Cyanogenmod? will it be implemented in the future?
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Tethering's not running in ubuntu-touch, how to solve it?

My platform: google nexus 4 ubuntu-touch stable. Laptop: Ubuntu 14.04.2 I've performed in ubuntu-touch terminal: android-gadget-service enable rndis From the app-indicator of my desktop, I ...