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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Upgrade/backport evolution to latest version

I am using Ubuntu 10.04, with default applications. Now I have tested Ubuntu 11.04, but it is not a LTS version, so I want to upgrade evolution of 10.04 to 11.04, because the evolution in 11.04 is far ...
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Will Evolution still be included as an option?

I see that Evolution is going to be replaced as the default email client by thunderbird ... I use thunderbird for my personal email, but I have Evolution set up to access my choir's IMAP email server, ...
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ms exchange 2007 client in ubuntu 10.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Exchange with Evolution or any other mail client I am using Ubuntu 10.04 with default *evolution*n client.i am able to configure evolution and work with ms exchange ...
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How to restore Evolution' mails

I probably made a big mistake couple days ago - tried Gnome 3 on my Natty 11.04 laptop :) As a result the system become unusable and I was forced to reinstall Natty. I did fresh installation with ...
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Why does Ubuntu One address book not work in Evolution?

I have troubles getting my Ubuntu One contacts into Evolution. I have set up everything one the u1 dashboard, but when selecting this address book in evolution I get a message telling me that it could ...
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How can I migrate my data from Evolution to Thunderbird? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Migrating from Evolution to Thunderbird Since it will be the new standard email-client in the upcoming distribution, I thought about taking a look at Thunderbird. Now ...
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How do I add an RSS feed in Evolution?

I want to add a couple of blogs (mainly blogspots) to evolution. I already installed the RSS plugin and looked up what url I need to give in for the rss feed (via ...
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How to synchronize a Palm PDA with Evolution 2.32.2

The solution provided for 10.10 and Evolution 2.30 doesn't seem to work because the '–enable-pilot-conduits' option is no longer recognized: configure: WARNING: unrecognized options: ...
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How do I synchronize Thunderbird with Google Contacts

At the moment I'm testing Ubuntu Onieric. I always used Evolution as my email client, but now I would give Thunderbird a chance. But I couldn't find a way to synchronize my Google Contacts with ...
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sendmail and local mail server?

For testing emails I don't want to actually send an email out (and can't anyway as ISP blocks port 25). I have installed Sendmail, and what I want to do is install a mail server on the same pc that ...
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System battery failed — Restarted — ALL evolution mails are missing

Few minutes back while working on my ubuntu box i didn't realized that battery is about to finish. As soon as the battery drowned system was off and I was working in the evolution. As soon as I ...
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Will the Lightning calendar app be available in 11.10?

Further, if it is available, will it be integrated into the indicators by default? I need my google calendar offline, so is it back to evolution?
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Can I make mailto: links open up in gmail instead of evolution?

mailto: links fire up annoying "Evolution Setup Assistant". I want it to open a compose window in gmail in my web browser. There are existing questions about this here, but the answers are outdated ...
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How do I open an .eml file in Evolution?

Open EML extension mail file in evolution.if anybody sent mail from outook to evolution not able to open the file please help
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How to Gmail Archive option in Evolution?

how can I easily archive my gmail account emails in Evolution? I would like a solution easy as gmail archive. After lot of googling the only solution that I found is manually sending to the All Email ...
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Why did Thunderbird replace Evolution in 11.10?

According to this, The default email client for Ubuntu 11.10 will be Thunderbird instead of Evolution. I've used Evolution since Ubuntu 9.10; I've always used the default applications because I ...
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How do I get a notification bubble when I get new mail in Evolution?

I apologize if this has been asked before. I could not find the relevant post. I want to see a popup every time a mail comes through, right now, when I get a mail, I see a change in the color of the ...
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CouchDB issues with Evolution v U1

Okay, Im pretty versed with Couch on a Mac and I know its the same sort of system on Ubuntu however I have a major issue. My contacts database corrupted in the sense that it lost everything in ...
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Upgrading Evolution from source

As with most people I presume I am running Evolution 2.32.2 inside 11.04 Natty and regardless how annoying the crashes are I prefer it to Thunderbird. Obviously as soon as 11.10 Oneiric is released ...
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Can I directly dial phone numbers from Evolution's address book?

Is there a way to directly dial phone numbers from Evolution's address book? I have an ISDN phone on my desk connected via USB. I've written a shell script that uses a phone number on the command line ...
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How to sync contacts from Ubuntu One to Evolution

I have all my contacts saved in Ubuntu One via the web. I would like to sync all those contacts with Evolution. I can find all kinds of info on syncing from Evolution to Ubuntu One, but I want to do ...
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How to force Ubuntu One contacts sync with Evolution?

I am using Evolution in Ubuntu 11.04, and I have encountered a problem with trying to synchronize contacts with Ubuntu One when they are created through the web interface. The contacts I have created ...
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How to speed up Evolution

I have a moderately big Inbox file (around 2.3Gb) and Evolution takes a lot to start (it takes over 2.5 mins until I can perform any action -read or compose mail, for instance-). During that time, the ...
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Is there a way to “merge” a virtual folder and a real one in evolution?

As I understand Evolution mixes two kinds of folders in its mail folders pane: real folders (that exist on the server) virtual folders (e.g. messages marked for deletion are grouped in a virtual ...
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How do I setup an email account in Evolution?

help to activate evolution email - to receive my centurylink emails.
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No Ubuntu One in Evolution

I'm looking to sync my contacts with ubuntu one, and the problem with any instructions on how to do this is that they mention a Ubuntu One -> CouchDB folder under contacts but I see no such thing.
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Accidental deletion of the Gmail (IMAP) Trash 'System Label' in Evolution

I am using 11.04 and Evolution 2.32.2 I accidentally deleted the Gmail (IMAP) Trash 'System Label' in Evolution. Because this is Gmail object and (not a label per say), it is not deletable in Gmail. ...
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How can I delete duplicate emails in Evolution?

How can I delete duplicate emails from Evolution 2.32.2?
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Why do I have 3 Evolution's in my /usr/share/applications folder?

I tried to delete one of them, but it won't go away.
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Gmail task integration with Evolution

Is it possible to integrate Gmail tasks with Evolution 2.32.2 running on Ubuntu 11.04? I've had my calendar and contacts integrated for quite some time now but have been unsuccessful in getting ...
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Can't create CouchDB addressbooks in evolution?

I can't seem to create new couchDB addressbooks in evolution or open the ones Evolution thinks I have.. I've tried walking through these suggestions to no avail: $ killall beam.smp beam beam: no ...
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Can't open Evolution CouchDB address book [closed]

Unable to open address book This address book cannot be opened. This either means that an incorrect URI was entered, or the server is unreachable. I tried the solution (and ...
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How to replace mapquest in evolution adressbook with another map provider like google maps? [closed]

How to replace mapquest.com in evolution adressbook with another map provider like google maps? If found no solution so far. No option in the gnome settings. Nothing in a google search.
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How do I get my google contact's birthdays to show up in evolution calendar?

I have synced evolution to my google calendar and google contacts. That went well. But why can't I edit any of my contact's birthdays in evolution? And why are those birthdays not displayed in ...
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Evolution has lost all email data after upgrade to 11.04, is there a way to recover the data?

Evolution seems to have deleted all my emails after an upgrade to natty, is there a way I can recover this data? Is there some mystical folder somewhere that stores this data or should I just forgive ...
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Can Evolution and Thunderbird share an addressbook?

I'm trying to get my new Android phone running without speaking to Google or sending them my data. For the moment, I've got Funambol Running, but Funambol doesn't have a Thunderbird client. They do ...
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How do I get notification for new mail in all folders in Evolution?

I am using evolution mail client from my mapi account. Whenever a mail arrives in inbox I get notification but if the mail arrives in some other folder then I dont receive notification. How can I ...
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evolution notification for folders

I am using evolution mail client from my gmail account. Whenever a mail arrives in INBOX I get notification but if the mail arrives in some other folder then I dont receive notification. How can I ...
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Is it possible to apply any themes to improve the appearance of Evolution?

Is it possible to apply any themes to improve the appearance of Evolution? If so, how? I think the progress of Unity makes Evolution look a bit dull, and would like to spark it up.
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Evolution's Outgoing Mail doesn't support correct authentication type [closed]

I'm trying to get my email set up at work, but I'm running into an issue with the outgoing mail preferences. I can receive email, but none of the options for authentication type in the "Sending Email" ...
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Evolution tasks not showing in the panel [closed]

Evolution tasks do not show in the clock applet in Ubuntu 11.04. I like to see the tasks side to the appointments in the clock applet.
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Evolution mail notification doesn't work in the messaging menu [closed]

When I receive a mail in Evolution (ubuntu 11.04 natty), I don't get any mail notification about it in the messaging menu (it still shows for my 3 mails accounts "inbox: 0"). I'd like to know if it's ...
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Evolution does not ask for password with Yahoo [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Connecting Yahoo mail with Evolution Yahoo will not send or receive mail. Evolution never asks for a password. I will quit using yahoo after this but I would like to ...
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Evolution <-> U1: How can I solve problem with syncing? [closed]

When I was trying to sync my Evolution Contacts with U1 I'got the following error message: "GDBus.Error:org.gtk.GDBus.UnmappedGError.Quark._e_2ddata_2dbook_2derror.Code100: Cannot open book: Could ...
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'accept' and 'deny' buttons are greyed out when receiving appointment request in Evolution

On Ubuntu Natty I've got a weird problem using evolution. A coworker (using Outlook) sends me an appointment request. The mail is received in Evolution but the 'Accept' and 'Deny' buttons are greyed ...
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Error when sending signed mail in Evolution

When I try to send a mail in Evolution, I get the following error: Could not create message. Because "Peer's certificate issuer has been marked as not trusted by the user. (-8172) - Cannot ...
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With Unity, Evolution calendar alarms are not persistent. How can I make them so?

I use alarms attached to events in my Evolution calendar. With Unity, I get the usual notification at the appropriate time, but unlike in 10.10 or previous versions, there is no persistent reminder of ...
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Left button -> Send to…(no option to send the file as an attachment using evolution) [closed]

Ubuntu 11.04 Beta 2: Selecting a file and clicking Left button (on the mouse) and then selecting "Send to"...(no option to send the file as an attachment on evolution) On the previous version this ...
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Facebook email account settings for evolution?

I have a @facebook.com email id...how do I setup evolution using that?
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Why do firefox 4 and evolution always open maximized in Unity? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Prevent Unity from auto-maximizing How to keep programs from launching maximized? 11.04 Why do Firefox 4 and Evolution always open maximized in Unity? Even after you ...