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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Bluetooth SyncEvolution Ericson w810i Ubuntu 13.10 woes

help.ubuntu.com/community/BluetoothSyncEvolutionEricsson This guide doesn't work for 13.10. libmultisync-plugin-evolution can't be installed because it depends on older versions of 4 other lib ...
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Evolution doesn't work after installation

I just downloaded the Evolution on my Ubuntu 13.10 but after installation and correct configuration of the mail account, it is not working. It just appears on the launcher but doesn't do anything. Can ...
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Evolution displays wrong date

i've got 2 servers both running fail2ban. but when i'm recieving ban messages from one of those servers evolution displays (and orders) them 3 months ago. email header: Return-path: ...
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Evolution, restore mails

I had a hard disk failure, but managed to recover the content of $HOME/.local/share, $HOME/.config/evolution and $HOME/.cache/evolution. Found those file locations in "Where are the Evolution data ...
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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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Why runs evolution-calendar-factory?

Why runs evolution-calendar-factory? Here are some processes (created with ps aux --forest) lightdm \_ /usr/bin/X -core :0 -auth /var/run/lightdm/root/:0 -nolisten tcp vt7 -novtswitch \_ lightdm ...
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Evolution silently crashes [closed]

Evolution keeps on crashing silently. This happens not in association with what I do with it, it just happens randomly around 1-15min while it's running. It happened while i was writing mail and it ...
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Evolution override gconftool-2 modification

We are in "beta-test" at my job to install some Ubuntu (12.04 LTS) on the network and we've got a little problem. We try to "standardize" as much as we can (with script when possible) and in the case ...
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How can Evolution mail be made to default automatically to one contact list?

Since installing Evolution 3.2.3 on Ubuntu 12.04 it seems I must select (the only existing) mailing list every time I create a new mail before I can pick my recipients from it. This was not the case ...
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My sign image replaces with replier's on Evolution

I am using Evolution as email client software on Ubuntu13. Today i've realized this; I've sent a mail with my sign (which inludes my company logo) then my recepient has replied that with an answer. ...
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How i can delete Evolution email completely? [duplicate]

Reason is i have configured my official account in Evolution last day and and it stuckedup, then i tried to reconfigure its not working even the removed account is showing SEND& RECV Pls help ma ...
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Bizarre problem setting up IMAP mail in Thunderbird on Ubuntu 13.10

Ubuntu 13.10. Thunderbird 24.2.0 Exchange EWS Provider 3.2.0-Beta76 (the latest version of the add-in). I use a hosted Exchange mail account (for several reasons - price and simplicity of synching ...
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I use Outlook.com; how do I synchronize my tasks, contacts, and calendar with Evolution?

I'm looking to achieve parity between my Nokia Lumia and my PC, if possible. Let me know what details I should be adding.
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Taskwarrior (task reminder) applet

I am trying to find a way how to integrate taskwarrior (aka task) reminders into unity and I understand the clock applet in ubuntu shows tasks from evolution-data-server. Is there a way to switch ...
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winmail.dat attachments on Evolution (Ubuntu Gnome 13.10)

Evolution doesn't show the attachments in the mails sent from Outlook, instead it shows a winmail.dat file. I have already installed evolution-plugins-experimental and restarted Evolution. I also ...
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How to manually remove a bad email message in Evolution

I am using Evolution in Ubutu 12.04 LTS. I seem to have gotten a bad email message- when I opened it and Ctrl-I to see the images, Evolution hung up as it was "formatting message" and then hung up ...
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Switch from Fedora to Ubuntu and Evolution to Thunderbird [duplicate]

Presently I have the system with Fedora 15 and Evolution 3.0.3 for emails. I'm planning to switch my OS to Ubuntu and and Thunderbird for emails. Is there any way I can do this keeping all my earlier ...
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why there is no default google task integration with evolution mail?

I have found an application on android device which is having an better integration on Android device which is named as Task and this application is developed by TAM TASKS how does this team are able ...
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Yahoo and evolution problem

Having functioned properly for years, Evolution has now started to file my incoming Yahoo inbox mail in "Junk". Any suggestions?
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Syncevolution (syncevo-dbus-server) autostart in 13.10

As stated in this bug, there are 2 files missing in 13.04 and in 13.10: /usr/lib/syncevolution/syncevo-dbus-server-startup.sh /etc/xdg/autostart/syncevo-dbus-server.desktop because of what syncevo ...
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GroupWise support on Evolution Ubuntu 13.10

We want to migrate from Windows to Ubuntu linux. In the past we used Evolution client to our mail server (Novell GroupWise 2012). This mail servers uses SOAP protocol. In the past there was an option ...
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Finding a highly customisable (compose message) email client that works with Exchange 2007!

Ubuntu: 13.04 - raring Exchange: MS 2007 Thunderbird: 1:24.1.1+build1-0ubuntu0.13.04.1 Evolution: 3.6.4-0ubuntu1 Evolution-mapi: 3.6.2-0ubuntu1 Evolution-ews: 3.6.1-0ubuntu1 My company uses exchange ...
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MAIL FROM command missing

I am trying to send mail from Evolution and get this message: MAIL FROM command failed: No identity changes permitted. lc1sm14589093qeb.5 - gsmtp Any clues what is wrong?
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Does libmapi-2.0 exist?

After spending hours trying to compile evolution-mapi from source on 13.10, I've finally run into checking for LIBMAPI... no configure: error: libmapi wasn't found! Please install at least ...
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Ubuntu One contacts?

When, if ever, will you restore the option to sync contacts from let's say Evolution or Thunderbird with Ubuntu One? I have never found an answers to the question of why this service was stopped.
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IMAP is gone in Evolution for ubuntu 13.10

In Ubuntu 13.04 when you configured an email account there were two IMAP options, IMAP and the new IMAP+. I had some accounts configured in the old IMAP protocol, which was useful for servers that do ...
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Stopping e-calendar-factory and e-addressbook-factory

How can I prevent e-calendar-factory and e-addressbook-factory from ever starting? If I manually kill the processes they just start up again? Between the two they are spamming google with 100 ...
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Unable to update to Evolution version 3.10.1?

I'm unable to update to the lastest stable version of evolution. I got the .tar.xz file but I cannot install it. Appreciate your assistance
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Access local email stored on worstation on laptop on lan

I have the following scenario with my email : I am using Evolution as my primary email client on my workstation. The evolution mail is downloaded from my mail servers using POP, then deleted from ...
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Evolution 3.8.4 and Oauth fault message

I have following fault message in evolution by sending ( replying on ) mails: Data source 'xxxxx@googlemail.com' does not support OAuth 2.0 authentication What I did wrong ?
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Unwanted authentication request window at login after upgrade to Ubuntu 13.10

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 13.10 (64bit) on my Dell Laptop. Since then, at each login, a dialog window entitled "Authentication request ... Please enter the password for account "...@gmail.com"." ...
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Evolution: Unable to open address book

After upgrading from 12.10 to 13.04 I get the following error when trying to open evolution's addressbook: This address book cannot be opened. Please check that the path /home/... exists and that ...
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How to add email address from email to existing contact

Ubuntu 12.04 I have a couple of email accounts but store my contacts on Google to sync with my phone. I am trying to setup an email client so it seamlessly integrates with my various email accounts ...
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Evolution error failed to append to local sent folder

I tried to send a 2mg photo using Evolution and got this error message: Failed to append to local `Sent' folder: Cannot append message to mbox file: /home/chris/.evolution/mail/local/Sent: File ...
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How to upgrade Evolution in 13.10

The version of Evolution that comes with Ubuntu 13.10, v3.8.4, spends and enormous amount of time scanning email folders on startup, something the version with 13.04 did in seconds. It seems that ...
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Change reply-to in evolution

I am getting in my inbox on gmail mail from multiple addresses. When I get e-mails in gmail I can choose reply-to address. Is there such a possibility in Evolution? I know that in the advanced ...
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Running evolution mail reader logs off Ubuntu

Today I observed a very strange behavior on Ubuntu 12.04. When I run the mail reader evolution it makes Ubuntu to log off and then the start-up log-in screen appears. I tried to re-install it as, $ ...
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How to synchronize facebook calendar, events and google calendar in ubuntu 13.04?

How to synchronize facebook events, birthdays and google calendar in ubuntu. Is there any well recognized application that can sync these things and display notifications on desktop. Please help
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Import of icloud contact data (.vcf) with Evolution, missing adresses

i have a problem with importing my icloud contact data in Evolution. The contact data i import to Evolution (.vcf) only contain mailing addresses, which are saved as personal or business adress. ...
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Evolution crashes in Ubuntu 12.10

I have Evolution 3.6.2 and Ubuntu 12.10 (64bit). Evolution crashes every one-two hours without showing any error messages. Everytime I need to start it manualy then. What could be a problem?
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Evolution how to add a keyboard shortcut for search

I would like to access the search-bar (mail-view) like in hunderbid with CTRL + F. Is there a way to set this shortcut or at least another one for this function?
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Authentication for my google account

I've tried fixing something and made things worse...! I tried to set up Evolution with my Google account to receive email. It didn't work immediately, which I put down to using two-factor ...
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How to remove integration with Ubuntu Online Accounts?

How to remove integration with Ubuntu Online Accounts? When I try remove this junk in Gnome synaptic try remove Evolution Empathy...
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evolution -> thunderbird migration and archive size

I just migrated my email from evolution 3.2.3 to thunderbird. As that version of evolution is already storing email in maildir format I exported all folders by hand into mbox format (from within ...
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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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Microsoft Exchange 2010 Evolution on Ubuntu 13.04

Evolution sounds to be the solution to go. But on my case it dos not work. I cannot make any connection to the Exchange server. It works by iPhone, Android, and sure Windows! I always get a network ...
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Does Evolution have 'zoom text' feature?

Does Evolution email client have the ability to zoom in and out of the text in both the reader panel and the composer window? I can only find this ability when you open an email in its own window - ...
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How to manually add new unread message to our e-mail client

I am looking for the easiest way to add new messages to my e-mail client, possibly with bash script. One way is to set up an e-mail server, send there e-mails and add new e-mail account in our e-mail ...
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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 ...