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

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
18 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

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?
0
votes
0answers
11 views

SSH freezes other processes

I'm running an Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, and somehow SSH seems to freeze some processes sometimes. For example, the file manager will not react anymore or Evolution (Mail program) will stop working - until I ...
0
votes
1answer
38 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

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> ...
1
vote
0answers
40 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

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 ...
-2
votes
0answers
19 views

Extract email addresses

I 'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and Evolution 3.10.4 need to extract email addresses emails in the inbox folder and sub ​​hanging folders Inbox , the output file can be a TXT . I welcome your comments thank ...
-4
votes
0answers
15 views

Email dysfunction [closed]

I am having trouble with both Evolution and Thunderbird. In Evolution, I can receive but not send and in Thunderbird, I cannot delete messages. The server settings are correct at smpt.xnet.co.nz. I ...
1
vote
0answers
31 views

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, ...
1
vote
0answers
67 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
53 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
36 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
67 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
54 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
93 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
111 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
55 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

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, ...
1
vote
1answer
128 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
232 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
40 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
44 views

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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
155 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
38 views

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?
1
vote
2answers
170 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
74 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
106 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
106 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

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?
1
vote
2answers
40 views
+50

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
72 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
113 views

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 > ...
0
votes
1answer
57 views

Why Evolution is used? what it's need? [closed]

I have installed evolution. but, Why evolution is used? why it is needed? How to use it?
1
vote
0answers
347 views

Syncing Evolution and Office365 calendar

I have used the evolution-ews package and successfully set up email sync to my office365 account. The names of my calendars appear under the account in calendar view, but there are no appointments ...
1
vote
1answer
593 views

How to export the Evolution addressbook as csv-file

The export of the Evolution addressbook as vcf/vCard is easy: File/Save Addressbook as vcf. But how about exporting as csv-file?
0
votes
1answer
124 views

Gnome shell calendar + delayed Internet connection

I've my Google account synced and the calendar works fine. But not always: concretly, if I reboot my computer and log-in in my system before Network Manager has connected to the Internet, the ...
1
vote
0answers
36 views

Cannot delete Hotmail account from Evolution

I had a Hotmail account set up in my Ubuntu online accounts. After upgrading to 15.04 (I believe, but maybe it happened earlier), that account somehow became corrupt - and now in fact there is no more ...
1
vote
2answers
429 views

Downgrade from Evolution 3.16 to Evolution 3.12

I am using Ubuntu 15.04. I installed Gnome Evolution 3.16 by adding the Gnome PPA in my sources list. This worked briefly, but then Evolution stopped working with my Google Apps accounts (happened on ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Evolution Crashes and Closes When I hit Inbox

I'm running Ubuntu 15.04 and as from yesterday, Evolution started to close down automatically once I hit the "inbox" icon. When it loads, one of my sub folders is the selected folder. However, as I ...
1
vote
3answers
2k views

is possible to upgrade evolution mail client to 3.16 in Ubuntu 14.04?

is possible to upgrade evolution mail client to v3.16 in Ubuntu 14.04 without having to install the full gnome stack?
2
votes
0answers
69 views

How can I synchronize an Ubuntu Server with an email-account via SyncMl/ ActiveSync?

To clarify my question: I have an Ubuntu Server, and an email-account on (at/with?) a webmail provider using Horde as their system. So they offer synchronization via SyncMl and ActiveSync. Now I ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Can't get addresses when I import contacts from .csv to Evolution

When I import my contacts from a csv file to Evolution I don't get the address information. I have renamed the address column headers, but nothing I do seems to work. Does anyone know how to fix this? ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

Evolution can't connect to google contacts

Hy guys, if I want to view my gmail contacts in evolution, I get this: "requested ressource was not found" and then a link which leads me to the google developers, as if I was a developer. Email ...
1
vote
3answers
248 views

Evolution will not send mail with attachments

I have been using Evolution for years. After updating to 15:04 malis with an attachment do not go to the receiver but show as sent in "sent box". Also the search function in the in-box does not work ...
1
vote
1answer
390 views

Integrate thunderbird in Gnome 15.10

I'm using gnome shell. Many of the gnome apps (e.g. gnome contacts, the calender in the panel) use the evolution address book/calendar.. How can I tell them to use the data from thunderbird? I tried ...
2
votes
3answers
103 views

How to add evolution contacts to libreoffice in vivid (possibly libreoffice-evolution issue)

I found several tutorials to achieve this, however there is no option to add an evolution adress book in libreoffice on my installation, neiter with stock libreoffice nor with the updatet one ...