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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Problems with Evolution installation

I tried to install Evolution in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS through Ubuntu Software Center, but ran into an error saying "Package dependencies cannot be resolved" Error: The following packages have unmet ...
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Calender isn't mark for offline usage problem

I am using evolution. there is an error message in there saying Error Loading Calender. Calender isn't marked for offline usage. How Do I mark It for offline use? I don't see any box..
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ldap connection

my problem: I cant use my addressbook from memotoo in Thunderbird or Evolution when connected via ldap. I have a usual Ubuntu 13.04, without strange modifications. Config.(standard config) and ...
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How to use the default calendar indicator more effectively in 13.04

How to sync all my calendar events to the calendar indicator in ubuntu 13.04? I have got a calendar indicator on my panel next to volume but it never shows any of my events. I have got thunderbird ...
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How to change unread emails settings in evolution

Is it possible to change the settings of unread email so that it's displayed in red if the email is unread and black if otherwise? Thanks in advance.
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How do I completely remove Evolution?

The looping of Evolution factories slow the system to sudden and lengthy halts. When I access the System Monitor I can stop the individual processes that cause the problem. These processes are as ...
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What format does evolution store its mail in?

My evolution (3.0.3) has a maildir directory: ~/.local/share/evolution/mail/local/ cur/##########.######_#.username:2,S ...
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No way to update evolution? [duplicate]

I am using ubuntu 13.04 Unity and would like to update evolution to the latest release. It seems quite difficult as there seems to be no ppa. Or is there?
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What did evolution install and how can I safely remove all of it, wihtout screwing up unity?

I installed evolution briefly, didnt like it and tried uninstalling. $ sudo apt-get purge evolution After I checked what else was installed called evolution $ dpkg -l | grep -i evolution ii ...
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Problem in Evolution @ Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Recently I have installed 12.04 LTS from 10.04. After installing & Configuration of evolution, I am getting 2 Errors. After sending mails to I am getting Your message was sent, but an error ...
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ubuntu 12.04.2 - evolution 3.2.3: Is there a Logfile?

my evo does not send mail. Servers are correct. Is there a log file to see what evolution is doing ? A few days ago, everything still was fine. Is there any other logfile, I could check ? Thanks in ...
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I need help unpacking evolution-3.8.0.tar.xz

When I right-click the file and click run, I am told: There is no application installed for “Tar archive (XZ-compressed)” files. Do you want to search for an application to open this file? When I ...
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How to update Evolution Mail Client in xubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I'm using xubuntu 12.04, and i need to upgrade Evolution Mail Client from 3.2.3 to the latest version. Thanks.
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Minimizing Evolution to the tray

How do I minimize Evolution to its tray icon? I've installed evolution-indicator, and it does show evolution under the messaging menu, but I have no idea how to minimize it. I've installed ...
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How delete Gmail account from Evolution?

I would use evolution only to work (company email/calendar/contacts etc), but it's already set up an gmail account. Unfortunately I can't delete it because the "delete" button is disabled for this ...
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Remove Evolution integration from Gnome 3

I have just installed Gnome 3 for the first time, and I quite like it. However, there is one really annoying detail: Evolution. It's essentially a total, buggy clusterquack. I'd like to have it ...
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Where are the Evolution data files stored?

Given that I do use Evolution, and that I have the Ubuntu 12.10, and that I have neither a ~/.evolution nor a ~/.gconf/.evolution file, where are the evolution files please? In particular, every time ...
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evolution mapi not working in 13.04

After installing evolution-mapi in Ubuntu 13.04, I am getting this error (evolution:8018): camel-CRITICAL **: camel_provider_list: Could not load ...
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Sharing Evolution Mail local folders

Is it possible to share the local folders from one Evolution client to another? How? Thanks.
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Evolution setup

I can't access my email with Evolution. There is nowhere to enter the ISP password in the setup procedure, only a note to say that the password will be asked for at first login. But there is no first ...
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How to debug LDAP addressbook connection in Evolution

When searching an address book on an active directory I get the error: Cannot get contact list: LDAP error 0x1 (Operations error) how can I get more detailed information?
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Are these terminal commands safe for installing Evolution 3.8.0?

I run 12.04 and want to update my Evolution to 3.8.0. I found a solution and would appreciate help knowing, whether it is correct and safe. Any better solutions are welcome. I have never compiled from ...
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Can't find/remove online account from Evolution

I have two accounts set up in evolution that I'm not able to remove nor from Evolution itself neither from the online account panel. In evolution the "Delete" button is disabled when I select those ...
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Google Calendar Events do not appear in Evolution

I am trying to sync Google Calendar with Evolution email client. I am not able to see any of my calendar events in Evolution, however when in the Gnome Shell, I can see the events listed in the clock ...
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How can I unistall Evolution without removing Gnome?

I'm running Ubuntu 12.10 with the Gnome desktop. When I installed Gnome, it automatically installed Evolution mail client. I'd like to remove Evolution, but when I try to uninstall it through the ...
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How to export/save Evolution contacts as seperate .vcf files?

Is there any command or short-cut for saving evolution contacts as separate .vcf files rather than a list.vcf in Ubuntu 10.04?
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Change default mail client [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 and I'm trying to change my default mail client (To Evolution), I'm fairly new to Ubuntu and Linux but I've gone to System Settings >Details > Default Applications & ...
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Google calender Evolution sync no longer working

One of my favorite Unity features is when you click the date-time indicator it tells you upcoming events in your calender. I have evolution set up to sync with my Google Calender. I recently changed ...
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How do I enable a CalDAV server (in an OwnCloud installation) to send email reminders for events?

I have a Lubuntu 12.10 server set up in VMWare VirtualBox with an OwnCloud 4.5.6 installation. One of OwnCloud's functions is as a CalDAV server. OwnCloud's web front-end doesn't yet have an interface ...
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Evolution - Setup screen too “long” for screen, hides OK button [duplicate]

When I set up Preferences in Evolution, the bottom part of the dialogue screen gets hidden so that I cannot see a "cancel" or "OK" button down below. Scrolling with the mouse doesn't help. How do I ...
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Evolution in 12.10 painfully slow

Since upgrading to 12.10 and what is presumably a newer version of Evolution (I never checked on 12.04) I have been having serious and annoying problems using Evolution. Just reading emails can be ...