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

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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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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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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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Asus TF700t Ubuntu/Android Dual Boot

I want to dual boot my transformer infinity. I like android, but as an IT student it cannot do everything I need homework wise, besides pocket Minecraft sucks. So I want to have my cake and eat it ...
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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 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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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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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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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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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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Can't SSH into Ubuntu Touch device

From my computer: cameron@cameron-ubuntu:~$ ssh phablet@192.168.99.124 Permission denied (publickey). So it seems that openssh on the phone doesn't have password authentication enabled. But it ...
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Ubuntu Touch Blank Screen problem on Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0(GT-P3100)

I'm having my Galaxy tab 2 7.0 which has custom rom installed (CynogenMod Version 10.1.0-p3100). I have gone through many installation guides. The official one is this I have also downloaded ...
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Does Ubuntu touch has MP3/MP4 playback support by default?

I believe these are essential for apps like Youtube, but the codecs are closed source. How does Ubuntu touch resolves this issue? Does it use VLC as the backend?
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Installing Ubuntu on devices error - fork/exec /usr/bin/xz: cannot allocate memory

I'm trying to install Ubuntu in my nexus 10. I went through all steps with out any problems except at the end "Install Ubuntu using your selected channel, in this case we use the devel channel". ...
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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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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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Ubuntu touch app store

I have uploaded my apps in the Ubuntu touch app store.I have uploaded the ARM version of it.If I want it to be available on amd64 or i386 do I also have to upload the other 2 versions?(I know stupid ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Ringtones in Ubuntu Touch

I have a Nexus 4 which is currently running the most up to date Ubuntu Touch build. As much as I enjoy the default ringtones and notification sounds included with the OS, I was wondering where the ...
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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 x86 tablet

Is there any way to install Ubuntu touch on an x86 tablet? Some images are available for download over there http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/ubuntu-touch/daily-preinstalled/pending but I don't know if I can ...
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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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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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Does Ubuntu Phone support RTC Alarm?

Is /sys/class/rtc/rtc0/wakealarm present? Does phone wake up after setting it when it's completely switched off? What does it do when the phone is locked? Will it be supported in hardware by all ...
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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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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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How to create charts in QML?

I'd like to add to my application a page with not only raw figures but also eye friendly charts to display data. Is there a native component or a third-party plugin I could use to create such ...
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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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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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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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Is there a google voice or other VoIP app for Ubuntu phone?

I don't see a google voice app available for Ubuntu phone, are there any known plans for this? Are there any other known VoIP apps available for Ubuntu Phone or any plans for one? I came across ...
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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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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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Install with sudo app-get install doesn't work, “Not using locking for read only file /var/lib/dpkg/lock”

I just installed Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 7. Unfortunately I can't install anything from the terminal app: If I enter: sudo apt-get install yasm -y git make g++ build-essential libminiupnpc-dev I ...
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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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Howto create a new C++ based Ubuntu touch project in Ubuntu SDK?

There is no option to start a C++ and QML based project in Ubuntu SDK. It only offers to create a QML project with no C++ codes. If I try to add C++ classes to the QML project, I get this error: ...
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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?