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Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7

Deleted System by mistake because... well... I'm human (meaning, I make mistakes).

Spent the good portion of the last week reading forums/posts and have it recognized in Ubuntu Linux as a device in Nautilus. Unable to mount it.

I've attempted adb no device.

I've attempted mtp won't mount.

lsusb, mtp-detect, 50-android.rules, 51-android.rules, 99-android.rules,, AARGH!

Sucks being me.

p.s. Thanks for letting me vent.
22nd February 2014, 08:10 PM |#2  
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Is that a light at the end of the tunnel or just a train?
Have yet to give up. Still banging my head against it. Lot's of good info on here. None of it works for me... yet. Now if I could find my external DVD, I'm going to re-install Ubuntu on my Netbook, then JDK, then APK, then, then, then... configure... configure... recharge HDX... sob uncontrollably... drink... smile.
23rd February 2014, 06:08 PM |#3  
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Nautilus recognizes Kindle as Android but will not mount. I assume this is via mtp.

adb does not recognize device regardless of what is in 51-android.rules.

Does not seem to matter if I use regular or "factory" cable.

I have to admit the grey Kindle Fire is memorizing.
24th February 2014, 04:58 PM |#4  
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I suppose the most frustrating thing is I have read many circumstances similar to mine, followed their steps, and still nothing. Maybe I'm just not holding my tongue the right way?

Gonna wait until external DVD arrives to rebuild system. Other than that, I'm at a dead end. Tired of attempting the same thing expecting different results. Been working on it now for 10 days, obsessively. Compulsively, even.

I'll post more once I have some different results.
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Found my external DVD player. Installed Ubuntu 12.04 from DVD, replacing previous version. Installed updates.

Followed these instructions:

Installing these packages:

No luck. Still "no devices found".

Isn't even recognized by file manager.

I'm at a loss for next step. Ideas anyone?



Bus 001 Device 002: ID 05e3:0606 Genesys Logic, Inc. USB 2.0 Hub / D-Link DUB-H4 USB 2.0 Hub
Bus 001 Device 006: ID 18d1:0001 Google Inc.
Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0402:7670 ALi Corp.
Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 004 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 005 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 001 Device 004: ID 046d:c31c Logitech, Inc. Keyboard K120 for Business
Bus 001 Device 005: ID 045e:0023 Microsoft Corp. Trackball Optical



T: Bus=01 Lev=01 Prnt=01 Port=01 Cnt=02 Dev#= 6 Spd=480 MxCh= 0
D: Ver= 2.00 Cls=00(>ifc ) Sub=00 Prot=00 MxPS=64 #Cfgs= 1
P: Vendor=18d1 ProdID=0001 Rev=02.32
S: Manufacturer=Android
S: Product=Android
S: SerialNumber=0123456789ABCDEF
C: #Ifs= 1 Cfg#= 1 Atr=c0 MxPwr=2mA
I: If#= 0 Alt= 0 #EPs= 3 Cls=ff(vend.) Sub=ff Prot=00 Driver=(none)



SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="0bb4", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="0e79", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="0502", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="0b05", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="413c", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="0489", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="091e", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="18d1", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="0bb4", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="12d1", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="24e3", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="2116", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="0482", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="17ef", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="1004", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="22b8", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="0409", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="2080", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="0955", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="2257", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="10a9", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="1d4d", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="0471", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="04da", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="05c6", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="1f53", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="04e8", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="04dd", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="0fce", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="0930", MODE="0666"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="19d2", MODE="0666"

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26th February 2014, 05:11 PM |#6  
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Please let me know if I need to include more information in order to receive some assistance.

I don't care if I can ever root the thing again. I just want my Kindle HDX back.

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