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difficulty transferring file to android phone

When I first connect my android phone, it gives me the open to open a folder, but I closed it and how I can't find it. Disconnecting and reconnecting my phone doesn't give me the a chance to open the ...
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Required exact detailed information about installing ubuntu on usb and using remaining space of usb for storing files [duplicate]

    Hello guys, I want to learn more about Ubuntu, hence I am looking forward to install full version of Ubuntu 12.10 on my 16 GB USB. Except using it for Ubuntu, I want to use it for other ...
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installing ubuntu from usb on windows7

I trying to install Ubuntu from USB on my Windows 7 net-book. During installation I couldn't create new partition. I couldn't find free space as my +,- are non active. What should I do?? Here by ...
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usb to serial problem

I installed USB to Serial on ubuntu 12.10 to be able to connect to the console port of my switch and router. After the installation it worked properly. But the issue I have is that my system for no ...
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Running Ubuntu on 16GB Thumb drive [duplicate]

I'm brand new- An Ubuntu convert- and I've been able to so far figure out how to burn the OS onto a DVD, and also how I can get it onto a thumb drive. I've even gotten it to work on both. However, ...
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Bootable Ubuntu 12.10 but cannot download

Finally was able to actually have my MSI motherboard boot the USB drive. The options when I boot from USB is: - Try without install -OEM Install (for manufactures) - Full install Only option that ...
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Bootable USB image

I have read and tried a number of the scenarios in the Clonezilla live docs and I haven't as yet been successful in creating what I hope I can. I have also searched the Forum here (via key words etc) ...
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1answer
655 views

Nike+ FuelBand on 64-bit Ubuntu

I was recently gifted a Nike FuelBand. To set it up and sync it, one must plug it into a computer running Windows or Mac. This is a little strange to me, as it supports bluetooth, but that's another ...
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Audio Technica USB microphone won't overdub

I have an Audio Technica cardoid USB microphone. With Audacity I can only record one track with it - every time I try to overdub with it (try to record a second track) Audacity freezes. I can do ...
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How can I run a script when I unmount a particular usb drive?

I am trying to sync between a folder and usb drive, so that a) when I plug in a particular usb drive, a script runs to copy any newer files from the usb to the folder; and b) when I unmount the ...
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1answer
758 views

Start Up Disk Creator

When I try to make a bookable USB stick it will only work with the FAT format....but when I try to create it with the NTSB format it wont work....Internal HDD is in the NTSB format..Does this matter?
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1answer
554 views

Does the Sleep and Charge feature of USB 3.0 in Samsung 5 Laptop work with Ubuntu 12.10?

I am using samsung series 5 np550pc s03in which comes with windows 8 preinstalled. I would like to dual boot windows 8 and ubuntu 12.10. I have had searched many websites but there is no information ...
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1answer
310 views

Ubuntu 12.10 doesn't boot from usb

So I want to switch from Linux Mint 15 to Ubuntu 12.10. I used UNetBootin to create the usb. I have Linux Mint 15, and am trying to get Ubuntu to load from the usb. But when I restart my computer it ...
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1answer
538 views

Ubuntu 12.10 No USB sound output for Audiolab Q-DAC

Recently I upgraded my sound system from using mobo's internal audio output to USB2.0 by connecting to a USB DAC (Audiolab Q-DAC). The first time connecting the UBUNTU 12.10 to USB DAC was successful, ...
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72 views

Unable to install Ubuntu 12.10 - Hard Drive not recognized

I have an HP ProBook 4520 and I am trying to do a dual install with Windows 7. The USB device I used only detects itself as an installable location. If I exit the installer and open up the file ...
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1answer
354 views

Formating a USB stick with ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

I know there's a few relevant questions answered but when I try to format it through disk utility the only answer I get is: "Error synchrinizing after initial wipe: Timed out waiting for object ...
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2answers
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external hard drive not detected UBUNTU 12.10

My 1 TB external hard disk is not detected by Ubuntu 12.10. **lsusb:** Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:0020 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub Bus 002 Device 002: ID 8087:0020 Intel Corp. ...
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1answer
391 views

Make a USB device show up as an input and output device

What am I attempting to do? I am trying to make my Line6 Toneport UX1 (hooked up via USB) an output and input device at the same time. Why am I trying to do this? For those of you that don't know, ...
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1answer
369 views

How to connect a SONY PSP system to ubuntu?

I tried to connect my SONY PSP e1004 on to my UBUNTU 12.10 desktop,But no result.Nothing happens.What will I do? I must connect my PSP to computer for file and games sharing.Tell me what to do!
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1answer
4k views

VirtualBox not allowing a USB Device to be added [duplicate]

What am I trying to do? I am attempting to add a USB device to show up in Windows 7 in VirtualBox. What is the problem and what have I done? I've had to jump through a number of hoops to get this ...
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2answers
1k views

Wifi keeps asking for password - Ubuntu 12.10

I just installed a fresh Ubuntu 12.10 and it still keeps asking me for password. I've spent a few days of searching on net without any luck. I tried loading different drivers, using wicd instead of ...
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222 views

USB audio interface not recognized on re-docking a Thinkpad

my Thinkpad X230 is sitting on a Lenovo docking station (Minidock Plus) and I have a USB audio interface (NI Komplete Audio 6) connected to the dock. It works fine when I boot the computer while it is ...
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1answer
499 views

Error booting full Ubuntu from external USB hard drive on desktop preloaded with Windows 8

I've just installed Linux for the first time, except I installed it on a Seagate USB Hard Drive (500GB, USB 3.0, 3 Partitions: 10 GB Ubuntu/1GB swap/The Rest NTFS) from a Live USB drive (4GB) made in ...
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1answer
224 views

Second USB-Port does not work

I've installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my Sony Vaio SVT and everything works fine, except for the second USB port. It seems that everything I put in does not connect. I tried several pen drives and mice. ...
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USB live error, “cannot open output file F:\autorun.inf”

When I try boot the USB from bios into ubuntu 12.10 it just comes to a menu with a black screen and a couple lines of text. There is no option to run from USB even though I have persistence enabled. ...
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Live USB Instructions for Mac don't work for 12.10

The are several guides online (including a few on the ubuntu website) that follow the general pattern of instructions found in this one. I assume that at some point, this worked. However, on an ...
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1answer
1k views

Configuring a 7.1 Surround Sound USB Headset?

I recently purchased G35 Surround Sound headset from Logitech. I would like to enable 7.1 surround sound for it, but haven't been able to find a method that works. It works correctly under Windows 7 ...
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USB Mouse doesn't work with Ubuntu [duplicate]

I installes Ubuntu 12.10, but I got a problem with my mouse. It's a USB Mouse, the Drakonia Sharkoon. It doesn't work, I can't move it and also can't click something. But there are some keys on my ...
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1answer
272 views

Why can I not use my BSNL USB Modem(LW273) ?

I have BSNL USB Modem LW273 7.2MBPs data card. I had used it on windows 7. Now I use Ubuntu 12.10. But I am unable to use this USB modem on Ubuntu.
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1answer
674 views

How do I install Ubuntu 12.10 onto a USB [duplicate]

I'm trying to get Ubuntu to work on one of my USBs, first time the install took forever, and was super slow when run off the usb. so I tried formatting to ext2, still really slow. anyone know of a ...
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328 views

USB mouse doesn't work/gets stuck on Ub 12.10, kernel 3.8.1 and Asus N56V

All of my ports are USB3 ports. I installed Ubuntu and the mouse doesn't work, restarted, still doesn't work, upgraded kernel to 3.8.1, no change. Touchpad works fine. Some debug info: There is a ...
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1answer
298 views

Ubuntu 12.10 xmodmap reset after usb plug/unplug

In Ubuntu 12.10 my .Xmodmap settings get lost (reset) after I plug/unplug my wireless keyboard/mouse combo. Do you know how to prevent or override this behavior?
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trouble with installing ubuntu 12.10 from usb

I have recently built my own PC and I want to use Ubuntu as my OS, but when I try to boot Ubuntu up using my USB I get an error saying: no default UI configuration directive found I have tried to ...
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WiFi adapter driver problem

I just installed my first Ubuntu desktop as a dual boot with Windows 7. I had to install without internet access because my wireless wouldn't connect, it's not possible to use a wired connection. My ...
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1answer
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Attempting to use belkin N300 Wireless USB Adapter on Ubuntu without a present internet connection

I don't have internet presently on the laptop through the USB wireless adapter. The installation does not seem to be the problem, since the hardware Belkin N300 does work. I can NOT access the ...
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Cannot install Ubuntu 12.10 (stuck on black screen with a lot of text)

I have a HP Pavilion g7 1303 which has Ubuntu 12.04.1 and Windows 8 currently installed (both are x64). I decided to get Ubuntu 12.10 (not upgrade, new install). I downloaded the .iso and used the ...
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341 views

Running ubuntu only from USB drive [duplicate]

Is it possible to run Ubuntu from the USB-drive only, without getting all changes wiped at restart?
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Unable to mount flash drive or SD/SDHC card in Device/dev/sdf* already mounted at '/media/usb*'

But when I look in the Home folder they show up in the left hand section and I have full access. It looks like I have caused an unintended consequence in trying to find solutions to an earlier ...
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893 views

USB Speakers not working in 12.10 [closed]

I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 but there's no audio from my Logitech USB Speakers. I tried using alsamixer , but still no audio. The speakers worked fine in Ubuntu 9.04, Linux Mint 14, Fedora 17 and ...
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1answer
499 views

Ubuntu 12.10 not installing via USB stick

I have a Dell Inspiron 15R (N5010) and I downloaded Ubuntu 12.10 onto a 4 GB memory stick. Nothing comes up about installation. The only thing that comes up is Install Ubuntu (F:) in AutoPlay. I open ...
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can't use galaxy s3 as a usb storage device

Hi im trying to move some files from my phone to my netbook via usb its running Ubuntu 12.10 (gnome shell). When I plug my s3 it seems to recognise what it is but can't read any of its contents. I ...
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Plantronics Blackwire C220M microphone is not working [closed]

Using a full updated Ubuntu 12.10, my USB Plantronics Blackwire C220M headset's mic isn't working. I've plugged it in and the headphones started to work immediately but mic wasn't detected. Reboot ...
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1answer
252 views

Mac dual boot fail to read ubuntu12.10 usb stick

I have a late 2011 macbook pro. Partitioned off 40 gigs using the disk utility app. I have the rEFInd Boot manager correctly installed. Followed ubuntu's usb stick disk image instructions. ...
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1answer
1k views

Disable Usb ports in ubuntu desktop except usb keyboard and mouse

I installed ubuntu 12.10 64 bit version in my system. I want to disable all the usb ports. Except usb keyboard and mouse. I tried to add a line blacklist usb_storage in the ...
2
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1answer
8k views

“Error Loading Operating system” when booting from usb to install 12.10 64bit

I have just built a new computer I've never installed Linux on a computer before. booting from my usb come up with "error loading operating system". I am trying to install it on my new 64gb SSD, it ...
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2answers
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Unlocking the disk (sda5_crypt) Enter Passphrase

I had installed ubuntu 12.10 with security key for enscrypting system hard disk which requires you to enter the passphrase before the login screen every time you boot your system... i wanted to get ...
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4answers
284 views

Ubuntu on USB: Practical Solution?

I'm trying to make a USB boot ubuntu for day-to-day operation. Not live necessarily, but certainly to: Persist changes (including local document store) Password-protected logins (though single ...
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Cannot get Linux to boot from usb

this is my first time trying to install Linux. Any help is GREATLY appreciated. I have tried two different Linux distos as well as two different programs to create the usb live key and have tried to ...
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2answers
464 views

Ubuntu 12.10 not working with Samsung ME40B/CY-TM40

I have installed Ubuntu 12.10 and I'm trying to get it to work with a Samsung ME40B with the CY-TM40 touch screen. The audio and visual output work fine with the HDMI connection. The CY-TM40 ...
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2answers
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Is there a USB 3.0 docking station which works on quantal (12.10)?

Modern ultrabooks and hybrids pack sufficient power to serve as development workstations. Still, 1920x1080 screen resolution fits much better to a 23'' than 13''. There is a range of USB 3.0 devices ...