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Questions about the Evolution Email, Calendar and Contacts manager. This is the default email client for Ubuntu 11.04 and earlier.

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How to integrate Google tasks in evolution 3.12

Evolution 3.12 is said to support Google tasks, but how? I use Xubuntu, so no Gnome Online Accounts, as far as I see. Thanks for any help.
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Evolution freezes when saving a google task

Reproduction Open Evolution Mail Edit an existing or newly created task of a Google Tasks list. Press "save" or "save and close" and Evolution will become unresponsive. Does anybody else ...
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Evolutiom Mail and Calendar Authentication Error

I am having a problem in adding my gmail id in Evolution Mail and Calendar. There is always this authentication error message. What are the possible reasons for this error and your suggestions are ...
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bogofilter issue. How do I reset the “learning of bogofilter”

My bogofilter puts good emails into spam. I would like to know how to reset all the "learning" so that I can train it again. Uninstalling bogofilter seem to uninstall the program but not the "learned ...
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Evolution Error: Cannot communicate securely with peer: no common encryption algorithm(s)

For two days now Evolution reports the following error when I try to connect to my university’s mail-server: imap.server.name:993« gescheitert: Cannot communicate securely with peer: no common ...
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Evolution 3.12.6 error when sending a message

Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS Gnome 3.12.6. I've my system set up using courier IMAP, I've run it that way for years way before running Ubuntu with no problems. In fact when I installed 14.04 LTS in July ...
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not able to configure exchange mail in evolution

Recently I am start using ubuntu 14.04 LTS. for my corporate exchange mail, I found evolution mail client with mapi plugin. while configuring everything goes fine (i.e. password authentication ...
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Inbox generating message list

After upgrading to 14.04 my Inbox in evolution doesn't open. Message says generating message list and that is a s far as it goes,any ideas.
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Ubuntu 14.04 Evolution mail missing

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04. and my Evolution mail program worked fine until a recent update, which caused my mail folders and mail to disappear. How can I fix this?
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Correct password is not accepted for Evolution

Evolution does not accept my password when I try to send/receive mail. I have set up my gmail account in Evolution with these settings: SEND: smtp.gmail.com RECEIVE: pop.gmail.com (also tried imap ...
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How do I load a custom phone template into syncevolution gui? (sync-ui)

I'm trying to sync my old sony ericson w810i with my evolution suite for contacts, calendar, events, appointments and notes. I've checked with sdptool search --bdaddr (xx:xx:xx) SYNCML and gotten ...
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migrate from Thunderbird to Evolution without re-downloading IMAP mails

I have about 3GB mails hold for offline usage in my thunderbird and it would take quite a while on a slow iinternet connection to re-download them all again in evolution. Is there a way to install ...
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Evolution calendar error

evolution will not sync with my Google, every time I reinstall the same error apears; that is for authentication with my Gmail, when I put in the correct password it refuses to work, saying that the ...
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Evolution keeps requiring passwords

I am running on Xubuntu 14.04 with XFCE desktop. I recently installed Evolution email client which I like. However, one annoying feature is that every time I log in to Evolution I get Mail ...
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How to keep my data during upgrading?

I'm currently still on Ubuntu 8.10 and now wish to upgrade the latest version (14.04 at the time of writing). First of all is it safe to update from such an old version? What problems should I expect ...
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Evolution MAPI & Evo EWS not workining in Ubuntu 14.04

I recently upgraded my laptop from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS without problems. First thing I tried is to reconnect Evo to our company's Exchange server. So I installed evo-mapi and the evo-ews package ...
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Exchange online account: Failed to find ASUrl and OABUrl in autodiscover response

I have configured an Exchange online account that was working flawlessly for the last months. It is a company account for Office 365 and I'm using https://outlook.office365.com/EWS/Exchange.asmx as ...
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How to set company gmail account on Empathy

Hi, We are using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS in our company. I am given Google email for business with email id like sunny@mycompany.com. All of our staff is using empathy for internal communication as well as ...
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Can I safely use evolution 3.12.4-0ubuntu1 in Ubuntu 14.04?

Can I safely use evolution 3.12.4-0ubuntu1 in Ubuntu 14.04? The current version (3.10.4) in the repository has a fatal flaw - creating new folders crashes Evolution. This is apparently fixed in ...
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How to change the default location of Evolution mail folder to another device

I have two HDD. dev/sdb : 74 gb dev/sda : 500 gb The boot loader is in sdb. Now the problem is due to heavy emails in evolution, the drive is overloaded and throwing error of low disk space. I ...
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SpamAssissin not showing up in evolution plugins

I upgraded to the new Evolution mail for my work & have installed SpamAssasin. However, the plugin is not showing up in the list. How do I make Evolution recognize the app?
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Evolution crashes when creating new folder

I have checked if the above mentioned item is already answered but none were found. Hence creating a question here. I am Thunderbird user until last week. Start of this week I decided to try Evolution ...
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Sync Evolution with Android apps through Owncloud or other centralised online source

I'm hoping someone can help with this as I'm so close to achieving my perfect workflow environment. I have Ubuntu 14.04 installed on a laptop and an android smartphone. Overall what I'd like to ...
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Evolution mail client for ubuntu 12.04

I am facing the following issue: When I attach 1 or 2 mails (which already have some attachment say word or excel file ) as attachments in any mail through evolution mail client for ubuntu 12.04, ...
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Can't authenticate with exchange server

I'm using Evolution with evolution-mapi to access an Exchange e-mail server. It has worked flawlessly in the past, but recently it will fail to authenticate, asking my password endlessly. If I enter ...
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change default font properties when composing mail in evolution

I'm using Evolution as a mail client. By default it's using some fonts (really I don't know) in mail. But I would like to change the font family, size and colour when I'm composing the mail to ...
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Usinig Maildrop with Ubuntu

Due to a total burn up, literally, of my Mandriva machine yesterday I've decided to upgrade to a newer and better distro. I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and am slowly getting things back in shape ...
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Evolution email client authentiaction

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my PC and then installed gnome-core as a desktop environment. And then installed evolution as my mail client, but after configuring it and start using it, it always ...
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evolution bubbles not disappearing

I have noticed this for some time that evolution calendar bubbles do sometimes not disappear like they should after hovering over the calendar item. Below is a screenshot with evolution open, and ...
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Evolution Mail Accounts not Listed in Client

I've found many instances of this problem but have not found any resolution. I did my diligence, I think, on install of 14.04, by closely following the tutorial on things to do when upgrading; for ...
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How to connect to MS exchange server 2010 from evolution with a multiuser account

I have latest evolution client, which works well with my private mail and is running through MS exchange 2010. I have configured it via Exchange Web Services. I Can receive and send without problems. ...
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evolution does not retrieve mails from my gmail account

I just downloaded and installed Evolution. After providing the email account details it is not retrieve my mails from the account. How can I correct this?
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Remove evolution-calendar-factory from startup

Is there a way of removing it from startup? I don't need it and I'm not using evolution at all.
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Modify the list of programs presented to open images in evolution?

In Evolution, I can open a pull down menu to select an application for opening attached image files. Since I have Gimp installed, it occurs on this list. How can I remove this option from the drop ...
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why is my gmail account showing up in triplicate on my evolution mail app

on my ubuntu 14.04 machine I am using Evolution mail. I have various company iMap addresses and one Gmail account. My gmail account is showing in the left account list in triplicate for some reason ...
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Gnome: Evolution keeps asking for my password on dashboard

I'm using Ubuntu Gnome 14.04. I have installed dav-mail to access the company's Exchange server and, while Evolution is running (and authentified), every time I search for a program (or something) in ...
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evolution incoming email goes directly to trash, not to incoming list

please help. incoming emails do NOT show up on the incoming list. They go directly to 'trash'. Did I do something wrong eg filters?
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weird font size setting in different apps and random places

ever since the update from 13.10 to 14.04 i have a font-size issue. for example. With Evolution email the email will show in extremely large font-size (~18px) while the folders and menu's are ...
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Spamassassin plugin not working in evolution

I have followed various advice regarding the installation of the spamassassin plugin for evolution. It still won't appear under the list of plugins in evolution. I am running ubuntu 14.04 LTS with ...
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multiple commands in Evolution calendar?

In Evolution (3.2.3) I have marked several appointments and tried to move them in another calendar folder. But only one of the appointments moved. Is it a characteristic of the Evolution version or ...
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Using the Evolution with an external editor?

I seek for using LibreOffice Writer or a similar tool as a mail composer and reader in the Evolution. In Windows Outlook I have used Microsoft Word directly for writing mails. Evolution default ...
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What is Evolution reliability? When can I expect solution of its “freezing”?

The Evolution 3.2.3 program in my fully updated Ubuntu 12.04 occasionally "freezes" and I need to restart the PC. Sometimes it happens when I quickly move to further ('work', but 7 day) weeks or ...
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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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evolution plugin for exchange missing in 14.04

Just upgraded from 12.04 which evolution contained a plugin for MS Exchange. Can anyone tell me where I can download that plugin for 14.04? Unfortunately, the mail servers I use do not support imap ...
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Evolution mail signature inline/attached images

Can somebody tell me how i can insert an image in Evolution mail signatures? I currently have a signature, but it's always attached to the email. Can i make it inline? And is it possible to use a ...
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evolution: sending e-mail from gmail system account

With last system update Evolution got Gmail integration through system online accounts, and it appeared along with my usual Evolution account for Gmail. I like integration, but when I turned usual ...
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How to set font for GTK applications on Kubuntu 14.04?

I am trying to use the same font in Kubuntu 14.04 both for native KDE apps and for GTK apps. If I use the GTK entry on System Preferences to set up the font, I see the following problems: 1: Only ...
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SMTP PASSWORD FAILED

I cannot send mail form client system. When send the mail it was asking smtp password of the server and i was give the password of the client. By following steps go to 1.Applications ...
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Compile evolution development snapshot 3.13.1

I have downloaded evolution development snapshot from this link: https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Evolution and now I have trouble compiling the source code. I am using ubuntu 14.04 and this version of ...
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How to change accels in GNOME 3.10?

Up to GNOME 3.8 you could easily change your keyboard shortcuts inside an application with dconf, but that option is deprecated now. (I've read an entry on a mailing list about that.) Unfortunately, I ...