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MTP device connecting problem in files

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:langdalepl/gvfs-mtp sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade Source: Enable MTP-Support on ElementaryOS Keep in mind that this is a workaround and that the guide is ...
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MTP: Unable to show folder

Looks like this is a regression due to a major re-write of the sidebar code. There is an issue report already here: https://github.com/elementary/files/issues/1781 There is a PR awaiting review and ...
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How can I add MPT support to elementary OS to read files from an Android phone?

That's because, unfortunately, Elementary OS ships without MTP support. MTP is the protocol Android uses to share files with a desktop OS. There was a ppa called ppa:langdalepl/gvfs-mtp, but it seems ...
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Loki, libmtp error when copying to Android device

This might only be a file system limitation on your android device / sdcard. Double-check its file system and the characters that it supports. You might want to test to copy files without any ...
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MTP device connecting problem in files

I asked a similar question here: How can I get Noise and Photos to recognize my phone? maybe it will help you out. I was able to get my Galaxy s6 to work (except for Noise).
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