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

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This phone needs restoring from a PC or service center

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my nexus 4 and I am getting this error: This phone needs restoring from a PC or service center.
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How can contacts and calendars be synchronised?

In all the articles and reviews about Ubuntu Phone, I have been missing one crucial information: What protocols are supported to synchronise your contacts and calendars with your device? ...
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How to play music when app is not the active app?

I'm working on a music app for Ubuntu Touch I don't know how to keep playing music when my app is in the background or the screen is turned off. Apparently, media-hub is a platform service introduced ...
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Is there any official ports of Ubuntu touch for nexus 6 [duplicate]

Is there any official ports of Ubuntu touch for nexus 6? I searched the whole internet and not seems to find anything juicy. I remember it used to support in my old galaxy nexus and nexus 7.
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will Ubuntu touch support Virtualbox?

Will it be possible to install Virtualbox on a future tablet with Ubuntu Touch, so that some needed Windows programs could be run?
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Touch is not setting seconds in file creation

I've looked in documentation. It says, I can set the time creation this way: touch -t 20000131151511 teste I want to create a file with date of 2000/01/31 and 11:51:11. But when I run that command ...
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Ubuntu Touch on Sony Xperia L [duplicate]

I would like install Ubuntu Touch on my Sony Xperia L Device. I thought it is no problem, but now there are problems. I have to port it for my Device. But I don't know what I have to do there. Can ...
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Ubuntu support on lenovo flex 14

I am just considering buying a new laptop . With all the diversity , my best solution ( considering budget ) was the lenovo flex 14 . I am a big ubuntu fan , and I don't want to end up using the ...
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How to sync contacts and calendar on Ubuntu Touch with Thunderbird?

I am using Thunderbird 31.4.0 on a laptop to sync with MS Exchange using ExQuilla and it is working well. Now I want to sync Thunderbird to my phone which has Ubuntu Touch 15.04. How to sync contacts ...
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iframes in HTML5 APP

I am trying to make an HTML5 App, but it seems that there is an big issue. I can't use iframes in it. Neither with an homepage like google, nor with an locally hosted html file. The iframe is placed ...
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Ubuntu Touch port adbd not starting

I'm trying to port ubuntu touch to oneplus one, it compiled without any errors. I have a problem where adbd does not start? it's hard to debug without adbd. here is the last_kmsg: ...
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Credentials not know - Office365 UT browers web-app? [on hold]

Credential not Known. I am trying to build a webapp to access Office365. I have a corporate account, so I can't give you the details to share. I tried on Windows, Ubuntu Desktop and Mac using ...
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My Ubuntu Touch seems to be broken no matter how many different files I try

So I'm planning on testing out Ubuntu Touch, and developing some applications for it so I thought I would flash it to my Nexus 4 that was already unlocked, and running Paranoid Android and the kernel ...
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Can I dual boot a Nexus 4 with Touch preview?

Can I dual boot a Nexus 4 with Touch preview? I have installed Ubuntu touch preview on my phone, but I cannot use it as primary device. I still like to have it for development and testing. Any ...
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Where can I get a device with 'Ubuntu for phones' pre-installed?

Canonical has recently announced Ubuntu for phones, which is Ubuntu with a specific interface for mobile devices. Where can I get phones with this version of Ubuntu pre-installed? If no devices are ...
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[Ubuntu Touch][15.04] Playing music with console app when the screen is locked [on hold]

On my Nesus 4 Ubuntu Touch (15.04) I'd like to use other than native music player (it has got better sound quality). The problem is: when I lock the screen the music stops playing. When I unlock the ...
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How do I animate using javascript and qml?

I've searched the internet and I can't find a simple guide how to animate ui objects in Ubuntu SDK. Can someone please explain the different parts needed and how they work together? Best Regards / ...
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No mobile data on Nexus 4 Ubuntu Touch

I've installed 29/01/2014 Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 4 (with .84 radio from Android 4.3). I can make/receive calls and connect to wifi but when I turn wifi off I see a 3G icon flash up two or three ...
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Video not played on my nexus 5 ubuntu

Video format not played shows error playig failed to connect with playback backendin my Ubuntu touch in nexus 5 How to enable video in Ubuntu touch
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Installing Ubuntu touch on Virtual device [duplicate]

Is there any way or procedure to install ubuntu touch in Virtual device?
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Installing Ubuntu Touch on Samsung Galaxy S4 [closed]

I am following this tutorial for installing Ubuntu. I'm stuck at the step adb reboot bootloader. When I run this command, my phone boots up and shows the ODIN-Screen "Downloading... Do not turn off ...
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Can I run Android Apps on Ubuntu Phone? [duplicate]

When I use the new Ubuntu phone, I hear that I wont be able to use apps for Android. Is there an easy way to modify the operating system to support the Android java style applications on Ubuntu Phone? ...
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Changes to fstab overwritten after reboot. Ubuntu Touch 15.04 (r1) on a Nexus 7 (2013) [on hold]

I installed Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 7. After the initial install the / partition is read only, so I do sudo mount -o remount,rw / I then update /etc/fstab with rw instead of ro for the / ...
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Am I to submit bug reports for Ubuntu core apps to launchpad.net

I've encountered some bugs with the Ubuntu software center and the browser on Ubuntu touch. I'm not sure if I should submit them to the official repo, since I'm talking about apps, not core OS ...
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Is it possible to take raw-images with Ubuntu phone?

Is it possible to take raw-images with Ubuntu phone (BQ-model or other upcoming smartphones)?
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how to fix broadcom drivers for ubuntu touch?

How can i solve my issue to get ubuntu touch running on my phone? I just create new defconfig for Ubuntu Touch to port on Galaxy S2 Plus, after compile it without problems, since my device doesn't ...
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How to install Tamil language in Ubuntu touch

How should I install the Tamil language on Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 5? I can't even install just the ttf-Tamil-fonts through the terminal... Any solution that would let me read Tamil on the web ...
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How do I view or install Ubuntu Touch apps?

Lots of people have started developing Ubuntu Touch apps for the Ubuntu App Showdown and just in general, and have published them in the Click App Store. What is the Click App Store, and how do I ...
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Can't create Database on device using Local Storage in Ubuntu Touch

When I run my app directly on my Nexus 7, I encounter an error which says that it can't create the Database for my app. The path is certainly my app's data folder so it should have access to that. I ...
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Does Ubuntu Phone support encryption?

Does anyone know if the Ubuntu phone (especially the first official release - BQ E4.5) supports full device encryption? And if it does not, then if there are any plans for it?
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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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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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Error while installing QML app on ubuntu device using QT creator

I am getting following errors when try to install an application on my Nexus 4 having Latest Ubuntu Touch OS. :-1: error: lint_maintainer_domain: (EMAIL NEEDS HUMAN REVIEW) email domain too long ...
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using ubuntu-sdk to create app with problems

I upgraded my ubuntu 14.04 to 14.10 to use the latest ubuntu-sdk. But When I created a simple UI project there is just a red wave line under the "import Ubuntu.Components.1.1". So I moved my mouse to ...
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Will Ubuntu Phone support Java?

I'm a Java developer and I was so excited when I heard that Ubuntu is going mobile... But will it support a Java Runtime Environment like Ubuntu Desktop and Windows 8 Pro? A lot of enterprise ...
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Ubuntu SDK first usage problems?

My configuration : Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64bit Qtcreator 3.1.1 everything is up-to-date Hello everyone, I'm trying to just compile and run an HTML5 App for ubuntu Phone, but after trying and searching ...
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Run KeePassX on ubuntu phone

I ordered a BQ Ubuntu phone in the last flash sale. Once it arrives I'd like to run KeePassX on it. Does anyone with experience with the phone (perhaps on a Nexus 4) know whether KeePassX runs on it? ...
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Using both tabs and pagestack navigation in HTML5 app for Ubuntu Phone

I've started to develop an html5 app and I need to combine tab navigation with pagestack. In practice I have a main view that present a tab navigation. Tabs content are list of items and I want to ...
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Is the ubuntu OS the same version across Phones, Tablets, and PCs?

As I am sure most everyone on here is aware. Windows 10 will be the same OS no matter what device it is running on(PC,Tablet,Phone). I was curious, looked around couldn't find it, so thought I'd drop ...
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generic brick won't play

I have a generic Chinese tablet that I cannot get past the robot logo. I have tried all button combinations and the reset button thru the hole in the back. I had set it to factory reset and it slipped ...
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Ubuntu-Sdk Design Mode Error

I have a problem opening up design mode in the Ubuntu-Sdk. I get an error reading typinfo files. I have ubuntu-sdk installed on Ubuntu 14.10. Am I missing a package? screenshot of design mode error ...
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how to install ubuntu on galaxy nexus [duplicate]

I followed instructions at https://developer.ubuntu.com/en/start/ubuntu-for-devices/installing-ubuntu-for-devices/ but whenever i try to install by types following $ ubuntu-device-flash ...
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How do I access the microphone in an ubuntu touch app

I want to write a chromatic tuner app for the ubuntu phone. What is the best way to access the microphone and stream the audio data to memory, so that I can analyze it? The only thing I found so far ...
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Creating a WPA2 Enterprise Connection On Ubuntu Touch

I've recently flashed ubuntu touch onto a nexus 7. Its great, but i can't get it to connect to the WPA2 Enterprise network that is the main source of internet in my university (specifically eduroam). ...
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REQUEST someone create OpenVPN .ovpn splitter App please [closed]

its very hard to run VPNs on Linux (mint 17.1 MATE) but on Android & Windows 7 its very very easy. Linux requires ".ovpn" file to be splitted into THREE separate files "ca.crt", "client.key", ...
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Incoming calls always silent in ubuntu touch on nexus 4

Recently very happy to have succeeded in installing Ubuntu touch on my nexus 4 completely instead of android 4.4 I discovered that the ringtone and SMS notification tone was not always working, only ...
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Displaying a web page in a PageStack

I'm writing a html5 app for the Ubuntu phone and I want to click on a list item on the front page of a page stack and open it on the next page - however I can't think of a way to do this. I've tried ...
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Tamil font issue in ubuntu touch phone running ubuntu 14.10 r15

I have installed Ubuntu touch 14.10 in my nexus 4. All are working fine except rendering Tamil fonts. I could not read Tamil web sites in any application like shorts and browser. I tried installing ...
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Question about Ubuntu Touch kernel version

I'm using a Nexus 5 device installed with Ubuntu Touch for a while, and i've noticed that the kernel used by Ubuntu Touch is nearly the same as Android 4.4.4 and 5.0.2 are using. I'm very interessted ...
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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) ...