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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.
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Google Calendar in unity

Is there a way to sync google calendar with unity without adding new software ?? If there isn't a way can you recommend the light weight software for this task?? that will have the ability to notify ...
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How to create a local calendar on Ubuntu Phone

How can I create a second local calendar on Ubuntu Phone? If I try to do it with the button in the calendar app, it just leads me to the account settings but there is no option to create another local ...
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What's a good event-based to-do list manager?

Let's say I have to buy some superconducting magnets in my local store, but it's not particularly urgent; I'll just buy them whenever I'm near that store. Let's say I have to go through some safety ...
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Syncevolution in cronjob to sync the ubuntu phone via caldav/arddav

I want to sync my contacts and calendar from my Ubuntu Phone to a self-hosted owncloud server. Since there is no out-of-the-box support yet, I tried this explaination. However, this only works from ...
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Trying to move to Ubuntu at work

I am trying to go Ubuntu all the way, including at work. I think everything is covered in terms of applications, as on a daily basis I use Skype, Word, Adobe Reader, and print via my WiFi network. ...
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UI calendar shows wrong week number

Does anybody know why would the calendar show the wrong week number (a number less -> 15 instead of 16): Whereas the current week is 16... The interesting thing is that date +%V command in the ...
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Why is Gedit set as default calendar app in Ubuntu?

Just wondering why is a text editor (Gvim or Gedit) set as the default calendar app in Ubuntu. Does any one know the reason why?
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Can't sync calendar on my BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition

I can't sync my google calender anymore with core app calender. It did sync before. When I try to sync it, comes notification bubble saying "fail to sync". Contacts and Gmail syncs OK. I tried to ...
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Ubuntu Touch: How to add other peoples calendars in the calendar core app?

I am using the core app calendar (v0.4.600) with my bq Aquarius 4.5 ubuntu. Syncing to my google account works fine and I want to add some more calendars from other people. If I press "add calendar" I ...
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Display “All Windows” of Rainlendar

I am using the application rainlendar2 and by mistake clicked on the option "Hide all windows" which basically removes all displayed windows of the app. How can I turn them back on ?? PS: rainlendar ...
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Evolution Snooze Button Greyed out

I have my Evolution Calendar set for reminders. It sent my alert today, but the Snooze options were greyed out. I see there are some other questions about items greying out, but they are mentioning ...
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Remove events from the panel's calendar indicator

How can I remove calendar events from unity Panel? I installed evolution and imported an .ics archive to test. After removing the calendar from evolution and remove evolution, the calendar events are ...
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Ubuntu/Gnome Calendar bidirectional sync with google calendar

Heyho folks, so I am struggling with this problem for a while now and I cannot find a clear answer to be honest. I am using the California Calendar and have my GOA for Google set up as well. The ...
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How can contacts and calendars be synchronised?

In all the articles and reviews about Ubuntu Phone, I have been missing one crucial information: What protocols are supported to synchronise your contacts and calendars with your device? ...
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Google provider in Thunderbid with Lightning is not working

Ever since Thunderbird+Lightning offers immediate bilinear contact with Google Calendar, I have been using it. But there seems to be a problem in my Ubuntu 14.04 installation: Google provider is not ...
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Integrate Orage Globaltime with Clock

I want to integrate Orage Globaltime into the clock in my xubuntu 14.04. Currently, I have both applications separately. For example, if I click the clock in the panel a calendar appears. However, you ...
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Calendar and file manager partly in German

Ubuntu 14.10, installed in English, with Belgian keyboard. No additional languages installed. Everything is displayed in English as expected but some parts appear in German: the calendar and the ...
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Which desktop application handles webcal urls?

I have a webcal url, something like webcal://myservice.com/foobar. When my "Windows friends" click on such a link in their browsers, or paste the url into the address bar, there is an open dialogue, ...
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Calender/Time not showing up in Ubuntu [duplicate]

I recently noticed that the date/time disappared from my desktop. Until now I could see them both in the top-right corner of my system and clicking on it would show up the calender, but now it ...
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How to add Google Calendar as a Unity launcher?

Despite that I am able to create Unity launchers for Google Keep, Play Music, Inbox & Drawing; the same does not work for Google Calendar. I added Google Calendar to my Chrome as an application ...
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How can I modify the desktop calendar to Monday?

How can I modify the desktop calendar on Kubuntu 14.04 I would like to change the first day of the week to Monday. I have seen this same question repeatedly asked before and it looks like it has not ...
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Chrome “open-with” for local webcal:// .ics file

I've set up chrome to handle webcal files, but it still just downloads them if people haven't used "webcal://" in the url. This doesn't matter to me so much because I figure I can just click on the ...
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Override gradient from upper div Calendar

I need to remove the gradient in the calendar's appointment and I can't find the gradient attribute ( search every where ) So I though may be I can like disable it or override it from the above div ...
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Linux calendar that synchronizes with outlook

I am using a windows phone, however my desktop OS is Ubuntu. I would find it really neat to synchronize a calendar on my phone with a calendar on my desktop computer. However, on the WP there is only ...
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Import hours as a template in Evolution

In my new job I set up a weekly schedule for me and my collegues as a base to make changes from. I'm syncing and sharing this calendar through google, but I'm using evolution because it is easier to ...
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How to modify desktop calendar settings on Kubuntu 14.04?

How can I modify the following things on the desktop calendar on Kubuntu 14.04 with kde 4.13: 1.change the first day of the week to monday 2.remove these useless US holidays from it 3.there are ...
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Why does Thunderbird keep asking me for my google password

and then reject my password when I enter it? It is connecting to my gmail account without any problem. This seems to be when it tries to get access to my google calendar.
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Evolution calendar indicator

I using Ubuntu 14.04 with Unity (fresh updated install). Is it possible to lock the calendar when we click on it? I mean, if I click on the date on the top bar I can see the calendar and tasks. But ...
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iCloud calendar command line utility

Is there a CLI utility that allows one to sync up with their iCloud calendar (i.e., iPhone calendar on the cloud) to modify calendar events, etc.?
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Calendar translation/internationalization

can anyone tell me why on earth is the calendar internationalized/translated into the the "Location's" target language while the system is English and no other languages were installed? E.g.: ...
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14.04: Force a Thunderbird Lightning Reminder to Topmost Window

My reminders for Thunderbird's Lightning calendar add on pop up behind the current window I am focused on (such as a web browser). This makes it very difficult to notice a reminder is happening, ...
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Calendar authentication request 14.10

Every time I open my Laptop after I installed 14.10 i get a message "Calendar authentication request" and asks for my google account password! Any ideas how to fix this issue?
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Can I sync my KOrganizer and iCloud calendars?

Is there a way for a busy person to be able to put an item on my iCloud Calendar and have the event added to a main KOrganizer calendar automatically, and vice versa?
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Thunderbird with Lightning and Google provider no longer working?

I'm using Thunderbird 31.1.12, Lightning 3.3.1 with Provider for Google Calendar 1.0.1 in Ubuntu 14.04 When I try to add my google calendars, I select 'Create new calendar'> 'On my Network'> and ...
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How to get the calender from 10.04 or a similar alternative?

I'm still running Ubuntu 10.04 on my older computer, since I always get one problem or another when I upgrade. I've managed to solve most of them on my newer computer, but I can't figure out how to ...
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Calendar for Ubuntu

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS x64 Is there a downloadable calendar for Ubuntu, which I could fill with deadlines of projects? Not web-based, installation pure to system, not side programs required.
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What is the Google Calendar webapp good for?

After updating to 14.04.1 my Firefox suggested that I install a Google Calendar app. I did so. As far as I can tell it is exactly the same thing as if I'd run it in Chrome. It doesn't seem to do ...
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Weird Arabic notification on login

I don't speak Arabic and neither have I installed anything related to Arabic, but on login I get this strange notification: What could be the cause and how do I get rid of it? (Also, what does it ...
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Importing calendar events to Thunderbird in Ubuntu 12.04

In Thunderbird (1:24.6.0 + build1-0ubuntu0.12.04.1) with the Lightning add-on (xul-ext-lightning 1:24.6.0+build1-0ubuntu0.12.04.1) I need to import calendar events (and I'll ask about contacts and ...
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Why is my calendar missing the display icon?

Currently using Ubuntu 14.04 and when I click on the date/time and open the calendar at the top of the windows where it displays dat and date to the left of this there is a random icon with a red ...
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add event on calendar

I click on add event on calendar on right upper of screen, but it does not do anything, Do I need to do any configuration to add event using Ubuntu 13.10? Your information and help is great ...
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Desktop calendar to keep News and Updates

Need to keep my tasks,events,To-do and especially keep that days latest news in the corresponding date. please suggest me a good one.
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how to change calender to persian calender like in kde?

If we set the language support and location in KDE for a special country like my country Iran, it change the calender and date time format for that country usage. Now i need to do so in my Ubuntu ...
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Refresh interval for integrated Google Calendar

I have integrated my Google Account with my Ubuntu 14.04 using Online Accounts in order to see my calendar entries in the indicator bar, and it works pretty well. My only problem is that sometimes I ...
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Maya Calendar from Elementary OS on Ubuntu

The Maya Calendar from Elementary OS seems really nice: Has anyone been able to run it on Ubuntu ? Is it available on some repository ? After installing the dependencies, I only get a ton of error ...
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Where to configure which calendar is displayed by the default time & calendar indicator applet?

I recently upgraded to 14.04 and I love it. One thing is bothering me though: I notice that the default time & calendar indicator applet now displays calendar events. It's currently showing ...
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How to use sed to substitute current date?

How do I use sed to substitute date by a word. I tried doing this: tmp=`date +%d` echo $tmp if [ $tmp -lt 10 ] then pat="d" echo $pat else pat="dd" echo $pat fi cal | ...
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Evolution Calendar Notifications

I have a strange problems. A year(maybe longer) I switched from Evolution to Thunderbird/Lighting. Uninstalled Evolution and all is fine. I upgraded from Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 and now I am getting old ...
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Dual-boot installed Ubuntu Touch, link Android userdata to /home/phablet, Google Chat and Calendar syncing

I did dual-boot installation of Ubuntu Touch 14.04 r302 on my Nexus 4 and would like to make a link under the /home/phablet/Pictures directory to my pictures created with Android saved in ...