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Application to view and print calendar events in a list (using .ics files)

I use the Lightning extension in Mozilla Thunderbird for my calendars. I'd like to be able to view and print my calendar events in a list format like DATE Event DATE Event DATE Event and so on. ...
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The panel date/time Applet doesn't show the evolution agenda's events

Ubuntu 11.04 Classic desktop Beta 2: When the user click (unrolls) the applet located on the top panel (date/time/weather) doesn't show the evolution calendar events. (It shows just the time and ...
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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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How to change the Ubuntu Touch calendar to Hijri?

I want to change the calendar to Hijri Calender in the Ubuntu-Phone. How to change those month settings?
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How to use the default calendar indicator more effectively in 13.04

How to sync all my calendar events to the calendar indicator in ubuntu 13.04? I have got a calendar indicator on my panel next to volume but it never shows any of my events. I have got thunderbird ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Adding a non-Google calendar

I have just signed up for a fruux.com calendar and contacts account. However, when I try to add these details to my tablet's Calendar app I am unable to. All I can add is a Google account. How can I ...
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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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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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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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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 14....
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Sync configuration files of lightning

I use the lightening extension of Thunderbird. To have my own calendar on different machines, I put the .ics file in my Dropbox folder and this works fine. I also would like to share in the same way ...
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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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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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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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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 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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 /userdata/...
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Evolution 3.10.3 + EWS + Office365 = Calendar hangs client

I upgraded from Ubuntu 13.04 to Ubuntu 13.10. I also updated Evolution from 3.8 to Gnome PPA 3.10. My calendar is no longer accessible in Evolution. When I go to the Calendar (i.e. press the Calendar ...
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Client Scheduler Calendar

I have been looking for a calendar program that will allow me to schedule multiple customers into six different rooms. For instance there are six massage therapists/six rooms and the front desk person ...
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How to set Jalali calendar in kubuntu 16.04?

In earlier versions of Kubuntu I can set custom calendar for the whole system but now I can't find it . How can I set Jalali calendar in Kubuntu 16.04?
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Calendar .ics file not loading into KOrganizer

I am new to Korganizer and have managed to import almost all my calendars by pasting their URLs into the filename field when inputting as ICal calendar. However the one I want most is my to-do list on ...
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After adding my Google calendar in Ubuntu, I receive an intruder mail from Google every time I log in

I added my Google account to get the calendar in the Ubuntu calendar. Now I receive an email from Google about someone trying to access my account every time I boot my computer. It says that Google ...
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lightning extension in thunderbird

The lightning calendar just stopped working: I opened TB (in ubuntu), and it's not there. Going to "Add ons" shows Lightning is incompatible with Thunderbird 38.7.2. Lightning 4.0.8 (disabled). ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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 ...