Questions relating to the management, synchronization and use of contact data within Ubuntu

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With opensync removed in 12.10, how to sync my Nokia E51's contacts?

I know that Ubuntu (and Debian, for that matter) stuggles with the opensync synchronisation framework for quite some time. Finally, for quantal (12.10), they decided to remove opensync altogether. ...
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How do you sync online accounts with the new contacts program in 12.10?

I am trying to sync my online accounts (google, facebook, anything really) with the new program in Ubuntu 12.10. It gives me the option to change the address book but I can't see how to set up an ...
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export & sync contacts Thunderbird? [closed]

How to synchronize address books used in Thunderbird (gmail+EDS contact integration and local)? Necessary export and sync AddressBook with UbuntuOne Contacts. Or will only manual editing U1 Contacts? ...
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Synchronizing Thunderbird15.0.1-Contacts with cardDAV-Server without using SOGO-Connector

I have my own server (running 12.04) on which I installed ownCloud and were able to successfully synchronize my Calendar via CalDAV. But when trying to synchronize my contacts with CardDAV, nothing ...
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Best software for local Contact/Calendar sync to Android?

After 4 years on mac, I am switching back to Ubuntu. For OSX and for Windows there are tons of apps that sync your Contacts/Calendar to Android "cloud-less" over USB or Bluetooth like SyncMate, ...
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Using 2 factor authentication syncing gmail contacts with evolution

I have been trying to get an answer to a question but all I find are links to non related subjects or suggestions to try another method. So here goes: Is is possible to get gmail contacts ...
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Can claws mail or sylpheed sync gmail contacts?

I don't mean importing manually, but true syncing? If not, is there Ubuntu software which syncs gmail contacts separately, and then the above clients sync from that?
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Will Contacts ever sync with Thunderbird in Ubuntu 12.04?

Status message says there is yet more disruption to this service. Are Ubuntu actually serious about this service, or should we all just look for another provider?
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Gmail address book in Evolution does not work

I added my Gmail address book to Evolution, but it gives me an error every time, even when choosing "use secure connection" in the address book options. The error is (I translated it on my own): ...
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How do I set up my online accounts?

It used to be found in the System Settings in 11.10 but I guess it's been replaced by Privacy in 12.04. I tried to set it up by using the Contacts app but I accidentally closed the option to add my ...
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How to integrate Gmail, Google contacts and Google calendar into Unity without Thunderbird or Evolution?

I want to integrate my Google contacts, calender and Gmail to Unity. And I don´t want to use Thunderbird or even worse Evolution. Is there a possibility like in GNOME 3.xx? A lightweight contact / ...
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How sync Ubuntu One contacts with Thunderbird on Ubuntu 12.04 (release version)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get Thunderbird Contacts to sync with Ubuntu One? I didn't find a solution for this. I think is not possible sync contacts with Ubuntu One on Ubuntu 12.04. Any ...
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How to sync Contacts in 12.04 with Thunderbird / Ubuntu One? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Thunderbird Contacts sync with Ubuntu One How to get Google Contacts to sync with Thunderbird / Ubuntu One in Ubuntu 12.04 Beta? I want to sync Google Contacts with ...
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How do I import contacts from Gmail into Ubuntu One?

Can contacts from G-mail accounts be imported into Ubuntu One? Ubuntu one has a contacts sync. I want to sync my Contacts from Ubuntu One w/ Gmail. From G-mail contacts >> to Ubuntu One contacts
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How do I sync contacts on my iPhone to Ubuntu-One?

When I open the U1 iPhone app the only options I have are to upload photos. I don't have any music on my phone but would like to sync my contacts. Any help please?
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How can I get Thunderbird Contacts to sync with Ubuntu One?

In the setup instructions for Ubuntu One with Thunderbird it reads: Click on the checkbox next to "Directory Server" and select "Ubuntu One" from the pull down menu Well, there is no Directory ...
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Importing Google contacts to kaddressbook?

I can't seem to figure out just how to import Google contacts to my kadressbook. Do I have to email myself the .csv file or do I put it on a flash, or what?
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Search all my Thunderbird address books?

I have a bunch of different Thunderbird address books set up, and I'd like an interface (I'll take something command line) that lets me search them all. Currently, if I see that something is prompting ...
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Can I sync Ubuntu One contacts in Lubuntu?

I'm using Lubuntu 11.10 and have contacts in Ubuntu-One, but don't know how to get them synced. The default mail client is Sylpheed, though any client would do.
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Contact sync Ubuntu one on Windows

Hi I'm running ubuntu one on three computers two of which run Ubuntu 11.10 and one running Windows XP pro. All are able to sync the Ubuntu one folder. The two running Ubuntu / thunderbird successfully ...
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Importing Contacts from dotProject

I have a bazoodle of contacts in a dotProject csv file. I'd really like to import these into U1 (maybe via Evolution). I can tell which fields are what (e.g., what's last name, etc.) in the ...
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Converting contacts for UbuntuOne

I run Ubuntu 11.10 with Thunderbird as main address book; I also have the thunderbird-couchdb package installed. I know the U1 Contacts service status has not been working lately: Contacts ...
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Why can't I delete my contacts stored in ubuntu one? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: I cannot delete any or all contacts with the U1 webinterface I go to the ubuntone website and select all contacts, then I click on delete. Then I click on the ...
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I cannot delete any or all contacts with the U1 webinterface

I'm not able to delete a single contact or all contacts on the Ubuntu One website. I have a new computer and want to start with an empty address book on Ubuntu One for several reasons.
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Is it possible to remove 'Contacts' from Gnome Shell?

Whenever I search for a program in Gnome Shell's search panel, some contacts from Pidgin will appear. E.g. when I search for Chromium, by typing chr, Chris Andersen will appear. I don't want this to ...
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Backup contacts from Windows Mobile 6.5 to Google account [closed]

I wanted to backup my contacts from a Windows Mobile 6.5 phone (Samsung OmniaPRO B7320) to my Google account. I could use PIM backup when I still use Windows and upload it to the Google account, but ...
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Contact sync not working [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: UbuntuOne contact synching for Thunderbird? I am trying to get contact sync to work with a fresh installation of Ubuntu 11.10. I have activated the service and installed ...
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Does Thunderbird Ubuntu One contacts sync work in 11.10?

I have just installed Ubuntu 11.10 and am trying to get my contacts in Thunderbird to sync to Ubuntu One. I thought it would just be a case of saving them in the Ubuntu One address book, which I have ...
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Save contacts in Thunderbird so that they are “Ubuntu One”-ready [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Thunderbird Contacts sync with Ubuntu One Now that Thunderbird has become the default email client, I want to save my contacts in it. However, there are 2 different ...
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Can't link contacts in Empathy 3.2

I have installed Ubuntu 11.10, with Empathy 3.2. I tried to link any contacts but it does not work. What should I do? Thank you
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How to approve a contact in Empathy?

I have a tiny but important problem. Someone has added me to their contact list on MSN, this shows up with a notification. The problem is that I can't find out how to approve the invitation. How can I ...
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Why does Ubuntu One address book not work in Evolution?

I have troubles getting my Ubuntu One contacts into Evolution. I have set up everything one the u1 dashboard, but when selecting this address book in evolution I get a message telling me that it could ...
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clear Ubuntu One (Web) Contacts Overview

Is there a way to clear the log on Ubuntu One (web) about your Contacts Overview like recently added, removed, ect.?
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Can't access Ubuntu One contacts [closed]

I downgraded my package to the Ubuntu One Free package and am now unable to access my contacts although the contacts are still shown on the welcome page. When I click on the "view contacts" it brings ...
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Where has the Ubuntu One Contacts app for Android gone?

I had problems syncing my Android 2.3.4 device with Ubuntu One Contacts cloud. So I decided to reinstall the Android app. But I can't find the app any more. Where is it? How can I sync the contacts ...
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Can I directly dial phone numbers from Evolution's address book?

Is there a way to directly dial phone numbers from Evolution's address book? I have an ISDN phone on my desk connected via USB. I've written a shell script that uses a phone number on the command line ...
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How to sync contacts from Ubuntu One to Evolution

I have all my contacts saved in Ubuntu One via the web. I would like to sync all those contacts with Evolution. I can find all kinds of info on syncing from Evolution to Ubuntu One, but I want to do ...
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Where can I find ubuntu one contacts for android?

I'm able to stream my music to my android device but I still can't sync my contacts. It was impossible for me to find ubuntu one contacts in the android market and funambol doesn't seem to work. So ...
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No contact list in MSN [closed]

Since today I can't see my contact list en empathy IM, using the MSN protocol. I've tried uninstalling, reinstalling, erasing all config files from my computer (using ubuntu tweak and erasing the ...
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Sync Contact and Notes down? [closed]

I try to sync my contacts but ubuntu one say "Something has gone wrong" ... and now?
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No Ubuntu One in Evolution

I'm looking to sync my contacts with ubuntu one, and the problem with any instructions on how to do this is that they mention a Ubuntu One -> CouchDB folder under contacts but I see no such thing.
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How to completely disable metacontacts support in Empathy? [closed]

I've just googled, but I've found nothing, so... How to disable metacontacts at all? I don't want to use this feature. Thanks.
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Best way to dedupe my Thunderbird addressbook?

I've got a ton of duplicate contacts in my Thunderbird addressbook. I don't want to share them with Google, but I do want to find a way to de-dupe them. There was a duplicate contact manager plug in, ...
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How to/When sync gmail contacts with ubuntu one?

Will it be possible to sync my gmail contacts with Ubuntu One, like we can do this with contacts from Facebook? There is some sentence in Ubuntu One preferences which suggests that we can do it ...
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Ubuntu One webinterface to manage contacts

I have ubuntu one mobile package and I would like to change and store my contacts on the computer, because its easier than on the phone and backed up. I don't want to use google sync, as they have ...
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Set default account in Empathy metacontact [closed]

When I link contacts in empathy, facebook becomes the default account used in a new chat. Is there a way to change the default account? I'd like to avoid using facebook whenever possible, and ...
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Evolution Contacts not Auto-populating

I am using Ubuntu 10.04 LTS and Evolution 2.28.3. I have Evolution configured to use my gmail contacts. When composing a message, entering addresses does not automatically resolve in any way. In ...
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Thunderbird Contact Sync to Ubuntu One [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Thunderbird Contacts sync with Ubuntu One How can I synchronize Thunderbird contacts with Ubuntu one?
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Ubuntu One Triplicated my contacts — how can I delete all contacts so I can start over?

I need to delete all contacts in Ubuntu One. Doing this one at a time is excruciating and horrible. How can I just get rid of all contacts?
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How do I use/sync my Ubuntu One contacts?

I have added a lot of contacts through my mobile phone and I have never used ubuntu one before for the desktop. I've set up all the preferences in Ubuntu One but it keeps saying "syncing" all the time ...