android tablet

Bob Jonkman bjonkman at
Fri Aug 3 19:55:17 UTC 2012

When I plug my Android phone into my computer there's a USB symbol in
the notification bar at the top of the phone's screen.  When I pull down
the notification bar and press on the "USB Connected" message I seen the
USB Mass Storage screen, with a button that says "Turn on USB storage".
 I click on that, and then two new locations appear in the computer's
file manager (my internal phone storage and my the external SD storage


On Aug 3, 2012 9:05 AM, "raymond house" <raymondh40 at> wrote:
>> Hi,bergfly, How do I select hard drive mode in the tablet? thanks
>> On Fri, Aug 3, 2012 at 9:25 AM, bergfly <bergfly at> wrote:
>>> Also, just plug the tablet into the computer and make sure the tablet is
>>> in hard drive mode. By default Android connects to USB in charge only mode,
>>> so you will need to change this on the tablet. Ubuntu will then detect is
>>> as an external hard drive. . Much faster for file transfer than Ubuntu One.
>>> On 3 August 2012 06:20, raymond house <raymondh40 at> wrote:
>>>> Thank you Fouad, it makes sense, I'll do that.
>>>> On Fri, Aug 3, 2012 at 7:35 AM, Fouad Hassouneh <
>>>> fouad.hassouneh at> wrote:
>>>>> you can use ubuntu one (install it from google play) and then you can
>>>>> share the files on your Ubuntu OS and the Android tablet.
>>>>> On Fri, Aug 3, 2012 at 8:31 AM, raymond house <raymondh40 at>wrote:
>>>>>> Hi all, is there somebody on here that can tell me which program works
>>>>>> to transfer files from Ubuntu 12.04 to a Lexus-7 tablet running android
>>>>>> 4.11. I have tried some and no results. Thanks

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