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

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Calendar / unity integration / thunderbird WITHOUT a google account

As many others, I'm a looking for a calendar with Unity integration. There is the calendar-indicator applet (ppa : atareo). But it means having a Google account. For some reasons, I don't want to use ...
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“Add Event…” button, why is there?

If you click on top right (by default) on time, you will see calendar. Below calendar there is button "Add Event...", but if you click it, it does nothing. Why is it there, how can I use it?
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How do I enable a CalDAV server (in an OwnCloud installation) to send email reminders for events?

I have a Lubuntu 12.10 server set up in VMWare VirtualBox with an OwnCloud 4.5.6 installation. One of OwnCloud's functions is as a CalDAV server. OwnCloud's web front-end doesn't yet have an interface ...
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Calendarserver 3.2+ on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am looking to install calendarserver (at least version 3.2) on an Ubuntu 12.04 LTS box. The box is a 64-bit box, and the 64-bit version of Ubuntu is installed. Can this be done, and if so, what is ...
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Copy a date from the calender in top bar

I have already seen this question. However, this allows you to copy (and paste) only the current date. Let us say that you have displayed the calender in your top bar. Then you select a ...
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Calendar doesn't open in GNOME 3

I'm on Ubuntu 12.04 and a few days back i installed the GNOME 3 shell. Upon clicking the Date/Time bar in the top centre position of the screen, there is a drop down menu which contains an option ...
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Add event to google calendar from chrome/chromium via .ics file

Some event web pages have links to let you add the event to your calendar. They use a variety of techniques to do so. When I click on, for example, Great American Sing-along, which seems related to ...
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About the calendar on the top bar

So Ubuntu has this calendar on the top bar(Unity). Now whenever I open it and click on a day, it gets highlighted with bright orange color. If I close it now and open it again after like 1 or 2 days, ...
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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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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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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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BT Yahoo calendar events not showing in Thunderbird 17.0 - Lightning 1.9

I'm sure that I have correctly added my BT Yahoo calendar, as every time I start Thunderbird 17.0 I am asked for User ID and Password for calendar, which I provide, but none of the events in my BT ...
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Dualboot installed ubuntu touch, link android userdata to /home/phablet, google chat and calendar syncing

I dual boot installed ubutu 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/media/0/DCIM ...
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Orage Calendar on Xfce/unbuntu

When scheduling a yearly event using the Orage calendar on the Xfce desktop, what are the steps to follow under the Recurrence tab? When setting a yearly birthday or holiday, after checking advanced ...
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What Calendar or alarm program will remind me to take my meds and track them?

What programs are best at reminding me to take my meds [and suppliments] daily? And,equally important, keep track of them as I check-mark the boxes (if that method is available)?
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Evolution 3.8.4 Hotmail Calendar

How can I configure Evolution 3.8.4, on Ubuntu 13.1, to sync with my Hotmail Calendar and Contacts? I already have Evolution to sync my e-mails via IMAP to my Hotmail account.
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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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Evolution Calendar Clock Menu Not Working

I am new to Ubuntu, so apologies upfront if my terminology is not accurate. Seeing that the clock menu allows for Evolution Mail and Calendar to show its calendar part, I set it up using my CalDAV ...
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How to customize the Ubuntu calendar background color?

How can I customize Ubuntu calendar colors? I would like to have current date color, yellow or orange, possibly without installing anything, just editing a configuration file, Any suggestions?
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CalDAV supported task reminder

Is there a working Calendar in GNU/Linux that supports CalDAV, other than Evolution and lightning? - One that has native CalDAV support and desktop (applet) integration. Neither dates nor orage ...
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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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Lightnin calendar

So my latest updates to Ubuntu 13.04 seems to have pooched my Lightnin Calendar in Thunderbird (or at least something has). The calendar tab appeared but nothing was there. So I tried a couple of ...
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Calendar icon in unity shows wrong date

There is a column of icons in unity on the far left and one of them has the number "31" in big numerals. If you mouse over it it says "Google Calendar" and if you click on it you get google calendar ...
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How to capture Evolution calendar event for Exchange

I am actually trying to write a Java program to put a calendar event with alarm into an Exchange calendar using an email with VCALENDAR, VEVENT etc. content. It does work but the (Exchange) user gets ...
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How do I completely disable or remove all evolution calendars?

I have a personal calendar that I created when first setting up evolution that was linked to a google calendar with 2-step verification. Because of the persistent bug in evolution that causes me to ...
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Evolution calendar with MS Exchange server is empty?

I added my exchange server account to Evolution, and it seems to work fine for mail. However, the calendar is empty. I did get a ton of really annoying blinking overlays under the clock about old ...
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Did anyone manage to setup DAViCal on 12.04

I have setup DAViCal 1.1 on a Ubuntu 12.04 LTS VM using a Postgres server on a different VM. After I managed to setup the database by adding the -h option with a variable containing the IP address to ...