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Unable to install OS on M10 due to Device not found

I am trying to flash my Ubuntu Touch OTA-15 M10FHD. I press the power & volume up buttons together to enter the boot meny and then I select the 'reboot to bootloader' option. When in the '=> ...
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BQ Aquaris M10 FHD Ubuntu Edition: How do I see the size of external storage (ie. a micro SD card)?

I have had a look in the file browser app and the External Drives app, long-pressing various items in both apps, and looking for any "menu" items in both of these apps, but I haven't found how to see ...
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How to install Ubuntu-Personal development image on BQ M10 FHD?

Since the BQ M10 Ubuntu Edition was released, I bought this device right now. I am using it more for playing around, than for real productive usage. Is there a development image of Ubuntu-Personal for ...
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Set bq Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition to staged mode permanently

Running gsettings set com.canonical.Unity8 usage-mode 'Staged' it only works until I block the screen and reconnect the device. I want to set it up permanently. How to do it?
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Ubuntu touch - sound through hdmi?

Does anyone know IF there is a way to get the sound working through hdmi cable instead of sound from the tablet? (Bq aquaris m10)
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Ubuntu Touch - Today scope freezing

Over the last few weeks I have noticed that my Today Scope is taking around 30 - 50 seconds to refresh on my M10 tablet, when I pull the screen down to trigger the refresh. This does not happen on my ...
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Reply to received XMPP messages with M10

I have manually setup an XMPP account in my M10 tablet using mc-tool and I can receive XMPP messages without problems. However I cannot answer them because it doesn't have an SIM card: Will this be ...
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own libertine container in the custom directory or partition

Is there a way to install own libertine container in the custom directory or partition? I think the main size (volume) of container installation belongs to directory like this: /home/phablet/.cache/...
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Accumulator level on my ubuntu-touch tablet in command line

How could I know the accumulator level on my Ubuntu-touch tablet with cli? Tools like acpi or acpitool are not accessible.
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Default font size in default web browser of Ubuntu-Touch

How to increase default (QWebSettings::MinimumFontSize??) font size for web pages in WWW browser built in Ubuntu Touch? (for end-user)
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Security aspects of puritine

Is puritine container managed only by Canonical team? For example, I wasn't be able to add packages in puritine via Terminal app. Or we have a possibility to manage it? (Of course, I think we should ...
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How to properly increase DPI for Desktop Apps installed inside Libertine?

It concerns Auqaris BQ M10 FHD with nice 10" screen. I tried to use the trick: create file ~/.local/share/libertine-container/user-data/my-container/.Xdefaults and set Xft.dpi: 224 inside it (see ...
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Aquaris M10 File Manage Network folder crash

Ubuntu 15.04 (OTA-13) File Manager App I can use every other folder in the "File Manager" app. But when I try to access the network to reach my server files, the app just closes. I've tried to "...
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Telegram app freezes on Aquaris M10

I can't seem to get a lot of use out of the telegram app on the Aquaris M10 tablet. I start the app, choose the country, enter the phone number, and log in with the code texted to me. OK so far. I ...
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How to increase stylus sensitivity on Ubuntu Touch?

I use a basic stylus with my Android phone, but when I use it with the BQ M10, the sensitivity is really poor. Is there any way of improving this?
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Allow libertine apps full access to sd card on Ubuntu Touch

I would like to use libertine apps to read epub and cbz files on my SD Card. How can I enable access for these apps so that they can navigate to the proper folders?
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kile in ubuntu touch

I have an Aquaris M10 Ubuntu tablet and I am happy with it. Now, I need to use a latex application on it so I tried to install Kile (the usual Latex environment I use on my Ubuntu laptop). I used ...
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aquaris m10 connect to macbook pro

I have the Meizu 4 Ubuntu Edition OTA-12 and can connect it to a Macbook Pro via android File Transfer and transfer files without any problem . When I try the same with my Aquaris M10 I get the ...
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Libre Office and Firefox icons gone on BQ M10 HD tablet

I recently updated my BQ tablet and for some reason the Libre Office icon and the Firefox icon have gone. I can choose Libre Office to open files but I can't create new ones without going into a saved ...
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Why does Bq M10 tablet file manager make duplicates when renaming?

Using the Bq M10 tablet file manager to rename files located on the microSD card, a duplicate un-renamed file is copied onto the device itself, creating a duplicate and cluttering. Why?
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How do I delete / rename files on Bq M10 file manager using attached keyboard/mouse?

To delete or rename a file on the Bq M10 tablet with no attached device, I touch and hold. But, how is this done with an attached keyboard / mouse? Right click does not seem to do anything and left ...
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How to install Android on BQ Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition?

I've been amongst the first users of BQ's Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition tablet and I'd been waiting for a Ubuntu tablet for 4+ years. Now after playing around a lot my final rating for this device + OS ...
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Why is link to gmail message from notification dropdown intermittent?

On BQ Aquaris-M10, gmails appear in the notification area drop-down (upper-right corner) turning the envelope green with e-mail headers shown below. When I touch an individual e-mail to launch full-...
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The SD card and external hard drives are not readable on tablet BQ M10

when I connect an external hard drive or SD card to my tablet BQ M10, I see them do not appear in the shortcut menu of the file manager. When I put MP3 files on my SD, it will not appear in music. On ...
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Can I remotely control my Ubuntu PC (16.04) from my BQ m10 Ubuntu Tablet?

I'm looking for a way to remotely control my desktop on my PC Ubuntu 16.04 from my Ubuntu touch BQ m10. is it possible? Thanks!
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On M10, set "Notifications" as default control/notification in UR corner?

On the M10, can "Notfications" (green envelope) be set as the default tool in the notifications/controls area of the user interface (tablet upper-right corner) so that swiping down from UR corner ...
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How to find M10 when connected to Ubuntu desktop by USB?

Connecting Aquaris M10 to Ubuntu desktop with USB, it appears in file manager, but no contents shown. Can view microSD contents when ejected from the tablet. Is it possible to get to the M10's ...
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Clementine Play Count on Aquaris M10?

Is it possible to track the play count or played status of music/podcasts managed with Clementine and played on the Bq M10? [asked by a new user of both] In response to Vistaus: "uClementine Remote" ...
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Aquaris m10 bricked!

I was trying to update to OTA-11 a few days ago. Everything seemed to go fine, but when I restarted, all I got was the Ubuntu splash screen and those 4 blinking dots. I left it over night... nothing....
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Where are libertine documents stored?

I have been editing documents downloaded from Dropbox in LibreOffice on my M10 tablet, but I can't find the documents in the user space on /phablet/Documents/ etc. Same thing with files downloaded ...
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How do I allow Hangouts to access camera and Mic in Ubuntu BQ M10 OTA 11?

There's no URL bar to click on for making the access and in the settings it won't work as well.
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How to use SD Card in M10 OTA-11?

Is there any way how to configure ANY of the applications to utilize SD-Card? Currently I can copy music there, what about any of the writing/note-taking tools? At the moment M10 storage is OK, but ...
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bq m10 keyboard layout

How to switch to the Russian keyboard layout an external keyboard in desktop mode? Do not work in Firefox and LiibreOffice, and work in mobile apps !
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Play browser audio, with screen off [BQ M10 ]

Is there a way to turn off the screen but leave audio in the browser playing to save battery? I'm using Ubuntu Touch on a BQ M10
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How can I get a working keepassx in a xenial libertine container on my M10?

I have an M10 tablet on the rc-proposed channel with a xenial libertine container with keepassx. libertine-container-manager create -d xenial -i x3 -n 'Xenial Container' libertine-container-manager ...
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How to make video calls with Skype on Ubuntu tablet m10 aquarius? [duplicate]

How would you make Skype video calls on Ubuntu tablet m10? And how does it work?
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Correct my GPS Aquaris M10

OK, so here's my problem: My bq Aquaris m10 is convinced that I am somewhere in Kansas, even though I live in the California bay area. This is a difference of a little over 2,000 miles! I've never ...
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command line calendar (cal) on M10 tablet not working

The command cal does not work on my M10 tablet, both in tablet and in desktop modes; it is the only failure I have found so far. Has anyone any ideas as to why it fails? Are there any other ...
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ubuntu-touch: quickest way to open a bookmark

I recently bough a BQ M10 tablet. A lot of web site are not in the the ubuntu store (yet), or their apps are pretty buggy. So I have to deal with bookmarks all the time. Opening a bookmark is pretty ...
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Bq Aquaris M10: stuck on boot logo after switching channels

I tried the steps from Jens (see his post in: How to change from Ubuntu touch stable channel to rc-proposed) and it says that it can't boot into recovery mode. Next, it does reboot to recovery mode ...
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Can I use my USB keyboard and mouse on the Ubuntu flagship tablet

I'm considering to give the BQ Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition a trial as my main development machine. Since I don't need much, just my vim, a browser and a terminal, I think it might be a nice ...
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How to personalize Scopes in Ubuntu Mobile at Aquaris M10 tablet?

There are these pre-configured home screens called Scopes on the BQ M10 Ubuntu Edition tablet. After some research I've finally got an idea what scopes are meant for. With understanding the concept ...
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Making calibre work with Aquaris M10 phablet?

Sending books from calibre to the M10 phablet connected to a laptop through an USB cable does not work out of the box. On the laptop, start calibre Plug the tablet to the laptop using a USB cable The ...
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Calendar not showing Google events

I have successfully set up my Google account andcan see emails in both the gmail and decko apps. In the calendar app I see the calendar listed alonside 'personal' but no events are being synched. ...
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Is it possible, today, to read avi files on Aquaris m10?

What I mainly do with a tablet : Browse internet, read epub books, read emails, and watch movies. I am naive, I was not expecting to get everything with Ubuntu touch, but at least watching my avi ...
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Real Convergence

Anybody knows which Ubuntu Touch version will be trully convergible? I purchased a BQ M10 thinking use it to work but there's no VNC or RDP client. There's no File Manager with SSH support and none ...
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Change meta key in Ubuntu Phone

I bought the BQ M10 Ubuntu edition tablet. I also got myself a Bluetooth keyboard with a swedish layout for it. On the swedish layout, the "alt gr" button is used to get some special characters, like ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 LTS tablet cannot parse or open package lists

I just got an Ubuntu Tablet M10 through BQ (see Ubuntu site for details). I am trying to get things set up so I can properly use the tablet. I want to get wine installed so I can use Amazon Kindle ...
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Battery draining on Ubuntu touch on BQ M10

After playing a youtube video for 90 minutes the battery is 50% drained. Has anybody else watched this on his BQ M10? I am asking because i want to now, if that is a bug or a hardware problem on my ...
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How to fix the extremely laggy behavior of BQ Aquaris M10 [closed]

I recently purchased the Aquaris M10 and I am experiencing extremely laggy behaviour. When I use the browser, every time I leave a website, when I return, even the next second, it reloads it. Firefox ...
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