Questions related to calendar support provided by Ubuntu and other calendar applications.

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Ubuntu Touch - Calender App not showing sync icon on the M10 tablet

I have just noticed that the sync icon is not visible on my Ubuntu M10 tablet. I can see it all OK on my Ubuntu phone, but nothing on the tablet. As a result I cannot force a sync and therefore no ...
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How can I get system-wide, stay-on-the-screen Google Calendar alerts (like I get in Windows and Mac OS X)?

Can anyone tell me if the following is possible in Ubuntu 16.04? And if so, how? On Windows and Mac OS X, Google Calendar provides pop-up reminders no matter what application I’m working in. I’m ...
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Getting Gnome-Calendar to run with Unity (integrate gmail calendars)

I upgraded Ubuntu to 16.04 and came across the calendar application. However, in tutorials I found online I could see people integrating gmail accounts from the calendar settings menu. I could only ...
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White corners in some GTK apps in ambiance theme

I am facing a problem with some certain apps i.e. 'gnome calendar', that hard-edgy white corners are shown instead of the normal curved corners in the default ambiance theme I am running a fully ...
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How can I create recurring events in Calendar?

Does the default calendar app in Ubuntu 16.04 provide an option to create recurring events?
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How can I make “Add event…” use the default Calendar of 16.04?

Add event: Default Calendar app in Ubuntu 16.04:
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Why can't I get Korganiser to load my google calendar?

I was hoping to use my existing Google Calendar and have decided that Korganiser seems to be well thought of for doing this sort of thing. I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and am a very new user to this, ...
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Has gnome-calendar got notifications?

Is there a functionality of gnome-calendar (in Xenial) to sending notifications on events like notify-send style ?
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How do I add my Birthday in Ubuntu 16.04 Calendar App

I want to add my Family member's birthday in Calendar app which is inbuild in Ubuntu 16.04. When I try it, there is a option to add event only to Personal not birthday. Please guide to solve it. ...
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Why is my calender in a different language?

For some reason, my calendar is not being displayed in English. Any idea why?
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Google Calendar not appearing in gnome-calendar

I just upgraded from 15.10 to 16.04 and also upgraded GNOME to 3.20 and my Google calendar isn't showing events & isn't listed in settings either. The Google account is set up correctly in ...
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How to install Calendar-Indicator in Ubuntu 15.10?

I followed the following steps to install Calendar-Indicator: add-apt-repository ppa:atareao/atareao apt-get update apt-get install calendar-indicator It successfully installed but I cannot find ...
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Is there a simple task planner for Ubuntu? [closed]

I am using gnome-fallback on my desktop and looking for a simple calendar/planner app in which I can easily make notes of the appointments and afterwards it reminds me of my appointments using some ...
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Ubuntu Touch calendar app: events imported from Google displayed on 2 days

I have installed Ubuntu core app calender on my BQ Aquaris E5 HD. It is working well and I have been able to sync with my google online calendar. However, I have noticed that for next month, it is ...
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How to integrate Google contacts and calendar in Ubuntu 15.10?

So I've added my Google account to the online-accounts in the system settings, but unfortunately Gnome programs like Gnome Contacts and California Calendar can't access any information from it. I read ...
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CalDAV client for Ubuntu 14.04

I am looking for a functional CalDAV client for Ubuntu 14.04, preferably open source. These are the programmes from the Software Centre I tried so far, none of which functions on Ubuntu 14.04: ...
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How to run the Evolution Calendar?

I just installed the Evolution Calendar to try its CalDAV features. However, it is not showing up in the Lens. Must it be started from the command line? Exactly how? Update I: This looks like a ...
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How to fix Ubuntu touch calendar and a Google calendar out of sync?

My Ubuntu touch calendar and my Google calendar are out of sync. The remote calendar on Google is correct. How do I reinitialize the calendar on my phone?
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Unity somehow integrated my google calendar. Would like to know how

So recently I've started using google calendar as I like the event notifications etc. I also started using Thunderbird and downloaded an extension which allowed me to open google calendar in a ...
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KOrganizer: CalDav calendar disappeared

due to unknown reason my CalDav calendar disappeared from my calendar management (overview) in KOrganizer. Strange fact is, that the calendar is still present under settings -> KOrganizer set up -> ...
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bq e5 hd ubuntu phone unable to access the store

i'm trying to access the ubuntu store and when i select the app it opens up the ubuntu store page but there is nothing there , the loading bar is moving at the bottom but even after leaving it for 10 ...
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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? [closed]

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 ...