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Sharing between Andriod phone and ubuntu

I dont want to install facebook on my phone and I wanted to share some pics so had I a requirement to copy some pictures taken from my phone to my ubuntu drive. This assumes your android and laptop are on same wifi network. It seems its very easy to do it and we would use samba share to do it.

1) Install AndSMB app on andriod phone.
2) create a folder on your ubuntu server and Right click on it and say Share this folder as shown below.




3) Connect to this share from your android by using the smb app and give your username/password and leave the domain blank.
4) Now you can navigate to the samba share folder and select the files to upload.

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  1. Oh man, so helpful with my tizzbird. You are a genius. Thank you.

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