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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LTSP client synchronize blackberry address book & calendar with evolution

I'm trying to setup blackberry sync'ing with Evolution on a LTSP client. It works on the server. I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 64bit on the server and here are the instructions I've followed to get the ...
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Automatically mark emails as read in Evolution 3.2.2?

How can I change settings in Evolution 3.2.2 so that emails are marked read once I display them? I know this is default behavior of pretty much any email client, however, I just can't find that option ...
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Restore an evolution file

I would like to use my Evolution package on a laptop. To do this I used Evolution to make a backup copy to a memory stick and attempted to use that memory stick from the laptop, in Evolution to do a ...
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How do I get Evolution Mail's RSS to work?

Playing around with Evolution Mail - it has some features that I like. I then downloaded the RSS plugin from the Software Center. Well, it didn't download because it gave me an error. Simply, how ...
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How to get GNOME Shell Calendar to sync with Google Calendar with Thunderbird installed?

On GNOME Shell, I want to use the Calendar and have it synced with my Google Calendar account, but I have Thunderbird on my computer. I have seen a couple of posts making Thunderbird default through ...
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How to subscribe to other user's calendars?

In all previous versions of Evolution that I had (up to the version included in Ubuntu 10.04), under File, there was an option to subscribe to other user's resources. This allowed to subscribe to ...
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Evolution doesn't work with university wireless network

I'm fairly new to the Linux world, specifically to Ubuntu 11.10. I started using Evolution mail to put all my email accounts, calendars and life in order, but for some reason it CANNOT update anything ...
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How do I setup a bluehost email account?

I have an bluehost's account email and recently I have installed Ubuntu 11.10. Now I want to setup my account in Evolution or Thunderbird but I can't it. I don't know if problem is about the settings ...
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Configuring Evolution from .evolution and .local/share/evolution folders

I reinstalled (not upgraded) my system from Natty to Ocelot this morning. I had backed up my home, including the ~/.* folders. I have troubles getting Evolution to work. Even though I restored the ...
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How to create or simulate a unified inbox in Evolution 3.2?

I've been using thunderbird lately and I like the unified inbox feature, where it aggregates messages in inboxes of your e-mail accounts in one place. This is also present in, for example, iOS 5. But ...
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Missing evolution mail and chat icons from panel in oneric ocelot

I had Ubuntu 11.04 installed on my machine. Upgraded to ubuntu 11.10 and installed weather-indicator. After this, my evolution mail and chat(empathy) icons that were placed in the panel (at right-up ...
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GTK+ in Kubuntu apps look bad

I have installed Evolution email client on Kubuntu 11.10 and it's not so cute as expected. Eclipse also looks bad. I have the GTK+ Appearance plugin in KDE System Settings and already tried QTCurve ...
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Import PST in Evolution 3.2.1

How can I import a PST from Windows 2007 into Ubuntu 11.10's Evolution 3.2.1?
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Email with Evolution

Being very new to Ubuntu, which I really like, I now get the following message when I try and send an email: "gpg: skipped "xxxxxx.net": secret key not available gpg: signing failed: secret key not ...
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Evolution randomly stopped supporting my Gmail account

I'm running 11.04 and have had Evolution linked to my Gmail for some time without a problem. All of the sudden (after no changes) it's not showing any of my folders or messages. What happened and how ...
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How to configure Thunderbird, remove Thunderbird from global appmenu e-mail icon

I am a frequent user of Ubuntu and recently upgraded from Lucid to Ubuntu 11.10. I was not able to properly configure Thunderbird, so I switched to Evolution. First of all what I want is smooth way ...
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How to limit/control evolution IMAP to not download mail attachments bigger than X bytes?

Is there a way to limit or control evolution IMAP to not download attachments that are bigger than X bytes?
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Reply using default account regardless of source account? [closed]

I have multiple accounts in Evolution 3.2, but only want to reply from one of them, regardless of which account the email came into - does anyone know if this is possible? For example, email comes in ...
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Lost Evolution Inbox During 11.10 upgrade

I just upgraded to 11.10 and lost my inbox messages in Evolution. All subfolders and their content exists and continues to receive messages but the Inbox folder remains empty (although I know I have ...
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Option to sync to Google Calendar doesn't show up in Evolution

I did a clean installation of Oneiric and since Evolution is not included by default, I added it by doing apt-get install evolution. However, when I try to create a new calendar and sync it with ...
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Do you know any birthday reminder alternative to GBirthday?

I use the very useful and small birthday (and more) reminder tool Gbirthday a lot, but there is no Unity indicator for it (at least not yet, unless someone creates it) and you have to whitelist the ...
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Gbirthday - Is there a way to let it work with Unity [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Do you know any birthday reminder alternative to GBirthday? I use the very useful and small birthday (and more) reminder tool Gbirthday a lot, but it seems not to work ...
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Evolution calendar (desktop integration) ask for password [closed]

Evolution calendar desktop integration on ubuntu 11.10 ask all the time for password (google account - gmail). This killing me. Any advices? Online accounts deleted from ubuntu 11.10. Still getting ...
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How do I restart Evolution's mail migration?

The Oneiric update on my mother's computer required a migration to a new email storage format on the first evolution start. Unfortunately, the migration crashed in the middle and only a small part of ...
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How to migrate from Evolution with Maildir to Thunderbird [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Migrating from Evolution to Thunderbird After Upgrading to 11.10 Evolution convert at first start the my Mails into the Maildir format. Now I want to change my Mail ...
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Gnome online accounts not syncing with Gnome Shell calendar

I'm using Gnome Shell in Ubuntu 11.10. I've recently activated online accounts, which is supposed to sync my Google Calendar with Gnome Shell's calendar. However, it does never sync. I've tried to ...
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How to move calanders from Evolution to Lightning

How do I move/copy calendars from Evolution to Lightning?
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How do I switch back to Evolution and ensure that it is integrated with the desktop?

I would like to use Evolution as the default mail client. Thus, I'd like to have Evolution integrated with the desktop instead of Thunderbird (especially concerning the mail symbol on the desktop ...
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Can't add email accounts to evolution [closed]

I have one email account set up with Evolution which works. When I access email settings and get the Evolution Account Assistant and try to "add a new account" the assistant closes. I can edit the ...
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How to configure Microsoft exchange 2007 with evolution

I got following error while collection The Exchange server is not compatible with Exchange Connector. The server is running Exchange 5.5. Exchange Connector supports Microsoft Exchange ...
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evolution error: mbox sent folder invalid URI

My dad has a POP email account, and has been using Evolution to manage it since Karmic or Lucid (with no problems). After upgrading him to Oneiric a couple days ago, when I opened evolution, it asked ...
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How to port email from evolution to thunderbird?

I updated ubuntu to 11.10 using the update notification. I am also switching from Xubuntu to ubuntu - gnome interface. I have been using evolution for years and would like to port the emails to ...
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Safe to remove Evolution?

I automatically upgraded from 11.04 to 11.10 but never used Evolution. Now that Thunderbird is the default mail client; Can I remove Evolution completely, safely? Did it come pre-installed on 11.10? I ...
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Is Groupwise not supported in Evolution?

After upgrading to Ubuntu 11.10, existing Groupwise accounts do not work in Evolution. If I try to create a new account, there is no option to choose a Groupwise account. It appears that this ...
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Can't find old emails after upgrading to Ubuntu 11.10

Can anyone tell me where I can find my old emails that existed prior to upgrading new version of ubuntu 11.10?
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Manually migrate from evolution to thunderbird

After installing 11.10, evolution stayed the default mail client on my system. I guess that is because I (a) already had thunderbird installed for a test-drive a while ago and/or (b) I had evolution ...
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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