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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Networkmanager does not know that I am online, after resuming from hibernate

The following question is very close to this question. When closing the lid of my notebook or going to hybernate and waking up my Ubuntu 16.04 machine, the nm-applet shows, that I am offline. ...
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Why evolution 3.18 creates multiple copies in the send folder?

When sending a mail with evolution 3.18.5.2 the window of the composed mail stays open on the following status "Storing send message to 'INBOX/Sent' (100% complete)" When quitting this, the sent mail ...
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How can I get German language in Evolution for Ubuntu 16.04?

In Ubuntu 16.04, Evolution comes only with English language on a German installation. How can I install or configure the German language pack for Evolution.
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How to update Evolution email client

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04, which comes with Evolution 3.10. Sadly the 3.10 version is far too buggy to be used. How can I update to a newer version? Or is that is not possible, downgrade to an earlier ...
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Evolution ews connection to exchange suddenly stopped working (unauthorized)

I was using Evolution with the EWS (Exchange Webservices) Connector for quite a while and everything was working well. Then from one day to the next, without any configuration change I know of, I ...
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How can I hide the Task sidebar in Evolution calendar?

I would like to hide the taskbar on the right shown in Evolution Calendar.
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HTML Signature in Evolution

I've tried cut and pasting the html code for my email signature that works fine in various other email clients and doing it in html formating, not text, when saving the signature, but the code never ...
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Getting latest version of evolution on Ubuntu 14.04

How do I install the latest version of Evolution on Ubuntu 14.04 ? I have tried sudo add-apt-repository ppa:fta/gnome3 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install evolution This installs ...
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Exchange MAPI Authentication Loop

Ubuntu 15.10 Evolution 3.16.15 Trying to access my work's Exchange MOBI server (curse you, proprietary Activesync), but authentication just hangs and continually asks for my password. User and ...
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Evolution tasks attachments

What happens to an attached file in an Evolution mail task? Is it linked or copied?
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Is there a simple task planner for Ubuntu? [closed]

I am using gnome-fallback on my desktop and looking for a simple calendar/planner app in which I can easily make notes of the appointments and afterwards it reminds me of my appointments using some ...
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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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Need to migrate Microsoft office outlook .pst file in to Ubuntu 14.04 ver.

i am migrating my system Microsoft in to Ubuntu 14.04 ver. so i have my existing .pst file how can i configure in Ubuntu ? i have configure in Evolution mail client which is successfully ...
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Remove online account from evolution

I am using Evolution for my company mail account and I have a GMail account. I am using GMail Notify Gnome extension, which notifies me if I have unread messages in my GMail account. GMail Notify ...
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Google Authentication not found error JHBUILD, Configuring Evolution Data Server

I have recently installed jhbuild. On running jhbuild build gnome-calendar i was on 46th step of building [46/47] which is related to evolution-data-server while configuring I get this error at the ...
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How to change the format of the default subject of forwarded messages?

I am using Evolution for my emails at work. When forwarding a message, the default subject is [Fwd: Original Subject] How can I configure it such that it does not add the square brackets by ...
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evolution 3.16 cannot open encrypted office 365 message

I have successfully configured Office 365 with Evoltion 3.16.x in Ubuntu 15.10. While most emails can be read easily, the ones that are encrypted fail to open up with the following message Could not ...
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Adding software source of “archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu Wily Main” in Trusty Tahr

I have ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS installed I would like to upgrade from evolution 3.10.4 to 3.16.5, I can install it from ppa:fta/gnome3 but I want to install the official build. for this I have added this ...
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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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How can I customize the Ubuntu mail indicator/satus menu?

I'm using evolution as my email client. It shows me how many unread emails I have in the menu bar, can it also show subjects of all unread emails?
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Is it possible to close Evolution but still get notifications for new mail in GNOME 3 notification area?

I use Evolution for mailing, and I like how new mail notifications appear in GNOME 3 notification area at the top of the screen. Unfortunately, it seems that Evolution must be running for this ...
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Persistent Error Message in Evolution

I'm getting the following error message in Evolution. I'm running Ubuntu Gnome 15.10. (I changed the email address in the message for privacy): RCPT TO <"; j******"@birdvilleschools.net> ...
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sync evolution contacts and calendar with owncloud

I am running Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 and I would like to sync Evolution with Owncloud and my Android. I have Android and Owncloud talking fine but the problem is with Evolution and Owncloud. I have ...
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Evolution 3.16.0 problem in Ubuntu GNOME 15.04

I just set up Evolution 3.16.0 in Ubuntu GNOME 15.04. I have a Gmail account, two Outlook.com accounts, and an iCloud account. All accounts work fine in Thunderbird on my Windows laptop and on my ...
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How can I migrate Mbox emails to new version of Evolution?

How can I convert my old Mbox emails so that I can read them in the new version of Evolution? I am using Evolution 3.10.4 under Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I cannot read my previous Evolution emails, ...
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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 to completely remove evolution including configuration?

I want to remove all of evolution since it's missed up (takes an eternity to load mails, probably need to clean up my gigant gmailbox). So, I've done sudo apt-get purge evolution , removed my google ...
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evolution error in ubuntu :The reported error was Could not connect to imap.gmail.com:993: TCP connection reset by peer

I am trying to send and receive mail on Evolution but again and again I get this message : Could not connect to imap.gmail.com:993: TCP connection reset by peer I enabled imap in gmail but still ...
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Evolution no longer receiving email

In Evolution I am no longer able to receive emails, although I can send emails. It says that my password is no longer able to support authentication. I have tried to reset my Keyring log in this did ...
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New mail notifications (by Evolution) suddenly stopped working

Immediately following one of the latest Ubuntu system updates1, notifications about newly arrived mails stopped working. The corresponding plugin2 is still enabled, and I'm not aware of having changed ...
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building ZCS Evolution Connector on Ubuntu 14.04

When I ran ./configure for evolution-zimbra-0.1.1, it ended up with Evolution development libraries not installed Ubuntu 14.04 amd64 evolution 3.10.4 $ sudo dpkg --get-selections | grep ...
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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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How to compile Evolution from source

I've been having problems with Evolution the mail client. I've tried purging reinstalling and when I run from the terminal there a "core dump" error. So I want to try compiling the package. I know ...
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Evolution 3.16.5 Google Contacts sync in Ubuntu 15.10

I don't seem to be able to make evolution (3.16.5) sync with my Google contacts under 15.10. Nor does it work in the gnome-contacts application. Has anybody else had this trouble, or do others have it ...
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How can I change settings in Evolution under Ubuntu 14.04?

After choosing Edit and Preferences I can see strange big icons with titles, but I cannot choose anything in that window. My Evolution version is 3.10.4 and OS is Ubuntu 14.04. Preferences window ...
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14.04 Evolution 3.10.4 prints attachments when printing email

Just switched to Ubuntu 14.04 from 12.04 and am using Evolution 3.10.4. When I try to print an eMAIL with *.txt attachments, Evolution want to print the attachments as well as the eMAIL. To clarify, ...
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Error using GPG encryption in Evolution

After I did fresh install of Ubuntu 15.10 I had to setup GPG encryption with Evolution again and it is not working properly (prior to fresh install it worked fine on Ubuntu 15.04 After I select ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 changed gpg

I just updated to Ubuntu 15.10 and now I can't do pgp encryptions for my E-mails with the Thunderbird add-on, enigmail. I also tried to encrypt using the Evolution email client, but that doesn't work ...
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Evolution is deleting emails from my inbox

Every now and then Evolution deletes emails from my inbox. Once it occurred when I emptied the trash, but other times it simply removes incoming email after was viewing incoming email. Unlike the ...
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Evolution 3.10.4 password nuisance

I have been using `evolution' since 2007. This summer evolution has started, for no apparent reason, to ask for mail account passwords and key-ring passwords at 5 minute intervals. Can Anyone tell me ...
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Cannot retrieve Outlook.com mail on Client app. ( No matter which) on 14.04

I'm experiencing a really strange behaviour of my 14.04 trusty tahr. I have several email accounts ( personal, work, university etc) and so i prefer to manage them all together with a desktop app. I ...
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Is there a way to move system folders in Evolution to the top?

I like to have Sent, Junk and Trash folders just below the Inbox, like in Thunderbird. Is it possible in Evolution?
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IMAP mailbox not downloading files

Summary: I have a university mailbox using IMAP protocol. My Ubuntu email clients do not download my inbox emails, not even the new ones. I can send emails though. I use thunderbird on Windows 7 ...
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Problem with send email with SMIME “Peer's Certificate issuer is not recognized”

I want to send an email encrypted and signed using evolution. So I've get one certificate on COMODO, named COMODO Free Secure Email Certificate. On evolution I've imported the certificate, according ...
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Pidgin IM and Thunderbird Won't Work Over VPN Connection

I'm running Ubuntu 15.04 with GNOME shell and recently configured an OpenVPN connection to VPNBook (http://www.vpnbook.com). After successfully making the VPN connection though, Pidgin IM, Evolution ...
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Evolution still can't connect to google contacts

Here Evolution can't connect to google contacts I can read: A solution is to install gnome-online-accounts, then enter your google account information in it. It will take care of the ...
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Reading Google groups in Evolution

Until now, I read Google groups using the browser, but the website always seems slow and buggy. Thus, is it possible to read Google groups using Evolution?
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How do I sync a calendar that I don't own with Evolution?

I follow Jupiter Broadcasting. In Google Calendar, I have their calendar added and I can view it with all of my other calendars. In Evolution, it only syncs the calendars that I created. How would I ...
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About Mail `Authentication Request`?

I've installed Evolution, after that I've opened it, from that on-wards still I'm getting the mail Authentication Request as given below, I've uninstalled Evolution though,still at each time of ...
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Evolution Calender event not showing in panel date menu

I have entered an event in Evolution but it is not showing in panel's date menu. Also I have selected Monthly calender and Coming events from Evolution Calender in System Settings > Time & Date > ...