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Impossible to sync Yahoo calendars with Ubuntu

I've been struggling with using Yahoo and Ubuntu. It's impossible to sync Yahoo Calendar with Ubuntu (all versions, even 16.04) desktop calendar apps, due to wrong url I assume. The correct one is ...
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Thunderbird crashed after installing Lightning

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 and have decided to start using Thunderbird. It worked well, only complaint that it kept on asking me for the master password for every account that I have every time I ...
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Whats the best solution for mail, contact, calendar and task syncing?

Im hoping someone can help. Im looking for a complete solution that would allow me to sync Outlook's Calendar, Contacts and Task manager with Ubuntu. Im running Ubuntu 14.04lts with Sendmail and ...
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Ubuntu Touch: calendar shows incorrect event time, reminder goes off at correct time

I have copied my calendar.ics file to my ubuntu device (BQ Aq.4.5), as per Sync or import .ics calendar to Ubuntu Phone? Events show in my calendar now. However, the items are all one hour off. BUT, ...
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Syncing Calendar and Contacts with Ubuntu Phone

one topic that I find is completely neglected on the web is the question of syncing your Ubuntu Phone contacts and calendar with Ubuntu (i.e. Evolution). With a full Ubuntu on the phone I would ...
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Events in Thunderbird 38.5.0

Somehow I have hidden or removed my events or tasks (I'm not sure what it was called). I cannot find it anywhere.
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How can I use the notify-send command in combination with the Calcurse calendar?

I use the calendar and scheduling application calcurse. This is a fine command-line program. For example, with calcurse -a you can display the events for the day. How i can send this info to ...
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How can I sync Xubuntu's calendar Orage with Google Calendar?

Does anyone know how to sync Xubuntu 15.10 calendar (Orage) with Google Calendar? I found some old links but it doesn't seem to work anymore.
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replacement for slow thunderbird / Lightning on Ubuntu

I'm tired with slow, unusable Thunderbird (after disabling Lightning it works normally). I know there is a lot of answers trying to speed it up - I didn't find any that fix the problem in a long term, ...
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How to change the year to 2558?

I am a Buddhist, and if I cannot have a Buddhist calendar, I would at least like to have to Buddhist year, which is currently (in 2015) 2558. But due to the 2038 year problem, I'm not sure if I can do ...
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How to configure the Orage Calendar & Clock

Is there a way to change the first day of the week into Ubuntu Studio 15.10 (Orage calendar & clock)? I'm in Chile, but the first day of any week is Sunday. However, at my calendar, the first ...
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How do I make use the of signing into google under online accounts? 14.04

New to ubuntu and linux, and so far I'm loving it. But one question I have is how can I make better use of the online accounts, specifically google. I found this in the help: Evolution, the email ...
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Thunderbird 38.3.0 on Ubuntu 15.04 - Cannot connect to gmail server

Linux LCP22 laptop, 64bit Ubuntu 15.04. Thunderbird 38.3 & Firefox 42.0 I am new to Ubuntu & command terminal use. My problem seemed to start around 20 Oct. Initially is seemed the problem ...
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How to set default ubuntu touch (phone) calendar time zone?

I'm in UTC+8timezone, which is set in Ubuntu phone settings (Time&Date). When new event is created in "personal"(default) calendar, it jumps back 8 hours! For example event created for 6pm would ...
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Change colour of calendar on ubuntu phone

I am using a google calendar with the calendar app on my ubuntu phone. Somehow by default the events and appointments are displayed in the app with a black colour. Is there a way to change this colour ...
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Change week start day on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I googled this and tried many different results. Not one of them works. I can't find anything up-to-date as most solutions are for older versions of Ubuntu. Can anyone tell me how I can change the ...
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Fixing ics calendar network subscriptions w/ Thunderbird 38.3. and Lightning 4.0.3

This morning at boot time, TB+Lightning woke up to to zero calendar instead of its regular 2, on my Ubuntu 14.04.3 box. The 2 calendar -.ics files are located on an NTFS-3g partition different from ...
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How can I remove a google calendar from list of calendars on BQ ubuntuphone?

The ubuntu phone is improving at each update. By the way I added different google calendars to the canonical calendar app and now I'm not able to remove them as I experience synchro problems with some ...
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Thunderbird: Lightning calendar extension not translated

I'm using Mozilla's Thunderbird with thunderbird-locale-de and xul-ext-lightning for calendaring. Unfortunately, the lightning extension seems not to be translated - while the rest of thunderbird is. ...
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Thunderbird calendar does not get synced with meeting invites

I have recently migrated from mac to ubuntu. I am trying to set up Microsoft exchange email client on ubuntu. All the things are working just fine except calendar on thunderbird. I don't see meeting ...
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How to get calendar notifications using Microsoft Office 365 webapp?

My company recently made a switch to using Microsoft Office 365. As I am one of the Ubuntu users, I am trying to setup a workflow with its calendar. I want: get reminder notifications for upcoming ...
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see my schedule in ubuntu calender

hi i would like to be able to set plans or sync them from Google calender and be able to see them from Ubuntu calender(the one shown next to power button) i saw it in a workshop video from Kenneth ...
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How to sync icloud calendar to GNOME?

I have to use Apple devices at work. All the calendar events are using icloud and its share with colleagues. So is there a way to sync icloud with my Ubuntu 14.04 Gnome?
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How can I change the language of the calendar without changing other locales [duplicate]

I want to change the language of the calendar to english, but when I do that through system settings/language/region formats ALL the settings change to the chosen region, including currency, timezone ...
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How do I install Maya Calendar (from Elementary OS) on Ubuntu 14.04?

Please publish a simple guide on how to install Maya calendar on Ubuntu 14.04. I tried this question: Maya Calendar from Elementary OS on Ubuntu, but I'm having a lot of problems with unmet ...
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Using iPhone with Ubuntu 14.04 and Davical

i switched from an old Debian 6 Server (using davical) to Ubuntu 14.04 (using Davical too). The Caldav calender is accessed with Thunderbird/Lightning (works fine) and iPhone. The iPhone caused the ...
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How can I set up Kontact to sync with Hotmail calendar?

I have just ditched Windows and installed Ubuntu 15.04 on my machine as I can't stand the horrible performance of Windows (it takes about 20 minutes from boot to become responsive, and another 10 ...
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How do I sync a calendar that I don't own with Evolution?

I follow Jupiter Broadcasting. In Google Calendar, I have their calendar added and I can view it with all of my other calendars. In Evolution, it only syncs the calendars that I created. How would I ...
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Is it possible to use Microsoft Exchange Calendar with Ubuntu?

I use MS exchange webmail and I have a web calendar there where my meetings are booked. Now I'd like to know a way where I can get a popup reminder when a meeting is (or some minutes before) that has ...
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Arabic numbers/dates showing in various places

I've just installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I live in the Middle East, and so I set my country location (in the ME) and set my language to English (UK). Although I'm now getting Arabic numbers and dates ...
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Syncing Evolution and Office365 calendar

I have used the evolution-ews package and successfully set up email sync to my office365 account. The names of my calendars appear under the account in calendar view, but there are no appointments ...
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Gnome shell calendar + delayed Internet connection

I've my Google account synced and the calendar works fine. But not always: concretly, if I reboot my computer and log-in in my system before Network Manager has connected to the Internet, the ...
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How do I turn off calendar notifications in ubuntu touch?

I'm using ubuntu touch on MX4. 15.04 r2. I use the calendar app, this one is up to date. I can't seem to turn off calendar notifications for events on my calendar. I've looked in system settings and ...
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Days ahead setting in upcoming events & agenda calendar in ubuntu touch (phone)

I would like to know how to change view setting on how many days ahead are displayed in Upcoming events scope (currently limited to two days from now) and/or view setting on how many days ahead are ...
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Calendar access to ews

Is it planned for the calendar-app to be able to access ews or office365.com? Tested the access on the desktop - worked fine because it went to look for firefox. Doesn't work so well on the default ...
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Installing california calendar 0.4.0 on ubuntu 14.04 LTS

First to mention, I am new to linux, so this might be a stupid question: Is it possible to install california 0.4 on ubuntu 14.04 LTS? If yes, how? I had installed Version 0.1.4, but I had problems ...
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How to get the Traditional Buddhist Lunisolar calendar on Ubuntu GNOME?

I am wondering if there is anyway to easily change between calendars, or change between them at all? Specifically what I'm looking for is to be able to change my calendar to the Traditional Buddhist ...
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IMAP email/contacts/calendar

I am looking for a program that will handle to the sync of my IMAP @hotmail.com account. Had a look at Thunderbird and Evolution and I can't seem to see how the sync a the calendar or contacts that I ...
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Lightning Extension Not Showing Reminders When Opening Thunderbird

When I first began using the Lightning calendar extension for TBird it used to show my reminders for events that were due each time I launched TBird if they were due to alarm. Even if I snoozed an ...
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Annoying White patches seen over time-zones beneath calendar in the tray! (Ubuntu 14.04)

A list of places(selected time-zones) is usually shown beneath calendar program in system-tray. I always see annoying white patches under each entry in the list of time-zones, not letting me see the ...
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Automatically sync Calendar on Ubuntu Phone

I have a BQ Ubuntu Phone and use the calendar app in connection with google calendar. I am wondering, if I always have to press "sync" in the calendar app or if there is a way to actually ...
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Looking for time management / calendar software, maintained, opensource, fresh design

I am looking for some software recommendations: I need a software that lets me organize my time in a kind of To-Do list style, some points it should include: "I need to do this... on that date." ...
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Ubuntu touch: changing standard reminder time (possibly feature request)

Is it possible to change the standard reminder time on Ubuntu touch calendar ? In my Google calendar, the standard reminder time is 15 min, while Ubuntu touch has 0 min reminder time. When I enter a ...
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what is an application shows calendar events in DateTime popup in Unity?

I remember that I've tried to set various apps up to show my events from google calendar in dateTime panel in Unity. But I believed that was unsuccessful (newbie in Ubuntu) But for now, I see that ...
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Is there Persian calendar in kubuntu yet?

Before, there was Persian (Jalali) calendar in kubuntu. I have installed kubuntu 15.04 recently, and it's like there is no Persian calendar any more. Is this true? Or the way to enable it has ...
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Ubuntu Touch and CARDDAV

I have been trying to sync contacts and calendar events from an own cloud instance to an Aquaris 4.5 running ubuntu touch. I've searched the web and found a number of examples for using syncevolution ...
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Ubuntu Touch: Add contact list and calendars

I successfully set up the synchronization of my Owncloud server's default calendar and default contact list based on this askubuntu thread. I have more than one calendar and contact list on my ...
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Some problems in (K)ubuntu 15.04

I installed Kubutu 15.04 some days ago. Rather than beauty and almost big user-facing changes that rarely occurred in recent versions, I see some problem (bugs?!) in it: 1- In previous versions, ...
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Event notification: Open app or service to post events to Facebook, update web site and email non-Facebook users?

I'd like to notify people in my community about upcoming events (in this case, dances I help organize). Some are on Facebook, and Facebook events are an effective way to get participants to help ...
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How can I use “jalali calendar” in kubuntu 15.04 [duplicate]

I install kubuntu 15.04 today. But there is no jalali calendar in it. How can I add this. thanks.