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

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How can I display the familly name first in the addressbook on Ubuntu Touch?

I just want to display it in the format Famillyname, Firstname Doe, John
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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 14.04 and 15.04 tablet compatibility

I have Asus Transformer Pad TF300T with dock keyboard and I would like to install Ubuntu Touch on it. Here: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Touch/Devices/tf300t I read that back-side camera is broken and on ...
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Ubuntu Phone network selection

hope everyone is well. I recently bought the BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu phone recently, only had it 2 days and so far so good, well until now.... In the past all my phones you had the option to have ...
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Ubuntu Phone won't download system update

My Bq Ubuntu Phone offers me Version 20 system update, but when I click the "Install..." button nothing happens. Sometimes it flashes a progress indicator with 0% for a fraction of a second. Anyone ...
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How can I connect via ssh to my ubuntu phone?

I 've tried to connect via ssh to my phone, but the phone offers only authmethod_is_enabled publickey and no user-password method. I've also changed the sshd_config in: PasswordAuthentication yes ...
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Email (imap) program on Ubuntu touch

Is there a way to connect to email accounts using imap on Ubuntu Touch?
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How to download files in ubuntu touch

Since this bug is marked as fixed, I should be able to download files in the browser. How do I do that?
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How to install packages on ubuntu touch?

I've got an Ubuntu Touch smartphone. Is it possible to install f.e. sshfs with apt-get install? Or what can I do else?
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BQ Aquaris lock screen not working

I got my new ubuntu phone, an aquaris 4.5 and at the beginning everything was fine. At some point however the lock screen started not working anymore. Essentially I can't swipe from right to left in ...
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No connection in bq Aquarius Ubuntu Edition

When I'm connected to some wifi and I leave it the 3G connections runs the icon in the top of the notification bar but I don't have connection till i reset the phone or I change from 2G to 3G and turn ...
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No notifications from Telegram on BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition

I can't see notifications from the Telegram app on the new BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition
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How to share 3G connection via wifi on my ubuntu phone?

I am looking to share a 3G connection via wifi on my Ubuntu Phone, does anyone know how I can do this? I am sure the feature will be added soon but is there an app for it?
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Why Ubuntu Phone and desktop are not harmonized?

I see ubuntu changing true years, there are today many litle python script like Radio Tray, Windows-List Indicator, weather cast, mail checkers, bleachbit, desktop widgets ... On the other side, i ...
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Are there any stats about ubuntu touch sales?

I was wondering if there's some where we can find how many bq and meizu units where sold, the activity of those users, downloaded apps, feedback, etc. I'd really like to know how is Ubuntu touch ...
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Mount /home directory from SD card in Ubuntu Touch?

Much like one might mount /home from a second drive or partition on a desktop computer, is it possible to mount /home from an SD card in Ubuntu Touch? I know lots of locations are bind mounted in ...
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Could you install the Ubuntu Touch beta on a Hudl2 tablet?

I recently got a Tesco Hudl2, but run Ubuntu 14.04 at home on my laptop. Is it likely that ubuntu touch will be supported on a Hudl2? If so, how do I go about getting it on there? Cheers
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How do you configure the lock screen in Ubuntu Phone?

I just bought the bq Ubuntu Phone. I wondered if it is possible (and how) to configure the lock screen in the Ubuntu Phone, for example which kind of statistics to display or even better how to ...
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How can I sync music from Ubuntu 14.04 to my Ubuntu Phone (bq Aquaris)?

I have an bq Aquaris 4.5 Ubuntu edition. I just bought a 32 GB SD card, and now I wanted to sync my music collection from the desktop to the phone. When I plug in the phone with USB, it is recognized ...
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BQ E4.5 adb fails

With an Ubuntu phone BQ E4.5, I have enabled the Developer mode and connected through USB. when I issue: adb devices it returns nothing and adb shell returns "error: device not found" Whether I ...
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How can I add a CA at an Ubuntu Phone

I want to syncronise my owncloud server with my new Ubuntu Phone. Therefore I would like to use syncevolution. The server uses a self signed certificate which I would have to add to my ca-certificates ...
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How to set the default homepage and search engine in the Ubuntu Touch browser app?

How can I set a default page for Ubuntu-Phone Browser? And how to change the search engine? Thanks in advance.
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Streaming Audio in Ubuntu Touch

I develop the Digitally Imported app in the Touch store, and I recently encountered a major problem that I am struggling to fix. I can no longer stream audio from the internet with the Audio QML Type ...
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Ubuntu touch mobil phone browser htaccess not accepted

I have a big problem. My new bq ubuntu phone browser can't access websites that are protected by htaccess. What can I do? Thx a lot for any help. Bye, Thomas
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How do I reorder scopes on Ubuntu Touch?

I accidentally unfavourited the Today scope and some others whilst exploring the UI of my Aquaris E4. I found how to add them back but not how to reorder them? I want the Today scope to be first.
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Playing music/mp3 on Ubuntu Phone

Received my Bq Ubuntu phone yesterday, finally got around to playing with it today, and one of the first things I've noticed is that it doesn't seem to play any of my mp3's that are on my sd card. ...
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Ubuntu on a Sony xperia c1905? Can this be done?

Is it at all possible to install Ubuntu touch or a more relevant Ubuntu operating system on a Sony xperia c1905 with android 4.3? The intention being to fully reformat to Ubuntu. Will I have full ...
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BQ Ubuntu Phone - How do I set media to save on a Micro SD storage card?

I have fitted a 32GB micro SD card into my new BQ Ubuntu phone. The OS recognizes the SD card. But I can't see where I can specify for the phone to save media to the storage card instead of the ...
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Is there any way to get the Ubuntu tablet interface on an Intel powered 2-in-1 machine?

My specific device is a Sony Vaio Duo 13, which is a slider model (the keyboard doesn't detach, it simply slides under the screen to make a tablet). The processor is an Intel Haswell Core i5-- only ...
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Consequences of using apt-get in ubuntu touch

I have just received my BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu edition. I have been playing around with it and find that it is just what I expected it to be. One of the great things about it is a full ubuntu stack, ...
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Ubuntu Touch HTML5 How to create a fixed header?

How can one create a fixed header when creating a Ubuntu Touch Application with the HTML5 SDK? The api documentation does not offer any help and I could not find any HTML5 examples that were using a ...
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Q: Aquaris E 4.5 Ubuntu Edition && How to SSH into the phone via Wifi or USB?

I bought my Ubuntu phone on last flash sale in March (still awaiting it to arrive). Actually I use an Openmoko Freerunner as smartphone, running as well a Linux. How can I SSH into the Aquaris E 3.5 ...
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How to install a .deb file in Ubuntu-Touch?

How can I install a .deb file in Ubuntu-Touch?
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Error submiting application to myapps.developer.ubuntu.com

I'm uploading an 11mb app (it's an ubuntu phone html5 app) to https://myapps.developer.ubuntu.com and then uploads to 100% and starts again to 100% and finally appears this error: ""The submitted ...
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Ubuntu Core Snappy Touch GUI app kiosk

I just learned about Ubuntu Core Snappy about 2 hours ago. I was very excited as I was thinking about making a stand alone java application that has a simple full screen touch GUI. This would be a ...
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BQ ubuntu phone ed. Telegram problem

When i have the mobile phone locked and I received some messages from telegram (official preinstaled app) the mobile phone doesnt stop vibration untill i push unlock buttom. Looks like that it only ...
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Replace Win 8.1 on Pipo W4 tablet with Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Windows 8.1 on a tablet with 1 GB RAM and a total of 16 GB memory! Windows OS and a recovery partition occupies about 13-14 GB. So the space remaining for apps, downloads etc. is very limited. So my ...
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How to use ubuntu-touch as a desktop?

My platform: Google nexus 4, ubuntu-touch/ stable. Is there any instruction of how to combine with external keyboard and monitor to use the nexus 4 ubuntu-touch as a desktop?
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How to install google chrome for ubuntu- touch?

How to install google chrome for ubuntu- touch? Could you help?
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Ubuntu Touch Wireless PEAP Workaround

This is a solution I found to an issue I was having with PEAP connections on a Nexus 7 Ubuntu Touch device. I'm not sure if anyone else is having the same issue, but if you are, hopefully this fix ...
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how to install skype/ viber on ubuntu touch?

how to install skype/ viber on ubuntu touch? My platform:Google nexus-4, ubuntu-touch/ stable
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How to import Contacts form Sim Card to Ubuntu Phone?

My new BQ Aquaris 4.5 Ubuntu Edition just arrived, but it seems like it can't find any of my contacts on my sim card. How can i fix that ?
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Ubuntu Touch (of Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition) freezes when booting up

After I fully charged and rebooted my Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition, it freezed instantly. I am not able to complete any touch gesture. pic: http://imgur.com/UuXxhOq When I try to boot 'recovery' ...
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Ubuntu Touch/Phone sim card contacts import

Im looking for a possibility to import the contacts saved on my sim-card into my bq ubuntu phone, I've no idea how to do it, can u help me pls?
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Ubuntu touch HTML 5 how to create complex headers?

I am trying to build a small html5 app for Ubuntu touch. In general it is rather difficult to handle the html5 code. The design guide gives a lot of suggestions how to build an app, but neither the ...
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Are there plans to provide Ubuntu on more (bq) smartphonses? [duplicate]

The BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition is the only official Ubuntu smartphone currently. Are there plans to enlarge the product palette to include other BQ devices (I'm especially interested in the ...
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Ubuntu Phone carrier disappeared

I had my Ubuntu Phone configured with a carrier and working. After enabling / then disabling flight mode, the network never returned on my device. Seems to be related to this defect: ...
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UbuntuListView ListItem.Expandable example?

I am playing with the Expandable ListItem components: UbuntuListView { id: myList model: 2 delegate: ListItem.Expandable { expandedHeight: units.gu(20) Label { text: "Expand me" } ...
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Dynamic object creation im QML

I am new to QML and would like to understand how object creation works when splitting code over different files (as it feels like a good code practice). I know I can call property of an item within ...
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Get Wifi Password Into Ubuntu Touch

So tonight I flashed my Nexus 7 with Ubuntu Touch, however I'm having an issue. My wireless is protected with a 63 character WPA2 password. Whenever I try typing it in manually and hit "Connect" ...