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Connect Kobo Touch to Linux PC using USB; PC not recognized by reader

Exactly the same problem. Fedora 24, Kobo mini connected via micro USB cable Kobo starts charging but no sign of it on computer, no "connect" option on kobo. Tried a different cable and hey presto ...
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Connect Kobo Touch to Linux PC using USB; PC not recognized by reader

Just tried this on my laptop (running Mint 18.2) and my Kobo Aura One was not detected. I tried Steve's solution of trying a different cable but it did not work for me, which I found strange since I'...
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Trouble hooking up Goodreads with sideloaded ebook on Kindle Paperwhite

Here is a simplified solution for you. • Add your book to Calibre • Convert it to .azw3 • Download metadata for the right version • Make sure in the "ids" box you have the id from amazon.com (as ...
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I can't connect my Kobo Glo to my Laptop

You must be absolutely sure that your USB cable supports the data connections. Many cheap cables do not, and can be used for charging only. Thus I mark all my USB cables which support data with "...
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I can't connect my Kobo Glo to my Laptop

It's difficult to answer this in a format that's useful for Stack Exchange since it usually turns into a long comment thread of "Have you tried this?" so I'll try a more generic answer. The sequence ...
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