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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Light alternative for Unity clock applet (netbook)?

Default clock applet is heavy based on evolution ( I think it is provided by this package )indicator-datetime. For this reason, on on Ubu 14.04, it is sucking about 30mb of ram ( as for htop info ) ...
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Taskwarrior (task reminder) applet

I am trying to find a way how to integrate taskwarrior (aka task) reminders into unity and I understand the clock applet in ubuntu shows tasks from evolution-data-server. Is there a way to switch ...
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Sync Evolution with Android apps through Owncloud or other centralised online source

I'm hoping someone can help with this as I'm so close to achieving my perfect workflow environment. I have Ubuntu 14.04 installed on a laptop and an android smartphone. Overall what I'd like to ...
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e-util/gconf-bridge.h: no such file

I'm trying to install evolution-tray but I got an error during make tray.c:32:33: fatal error: e-util/gconf-bridge.h: No such file or directory #include <e-util/gconf-bridge.h> I already ...
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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 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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Can't authenticate with exchange server

I'm using Evolution with evolution-mapi to access an Exchange e-mail server. It has worked flawlessly in the past, but recently it will fail to authenticate, asking my password endlessly. If I enter ...
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Evolution mail client for ubuntu 12.04

I am facing the following issue: When I attach 1 or 2 mails (which already have some attachment say word or excel file ) as attachments in any mail through evolution mail client for ubuntu 12.04, ...
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Which email client works best with GMail IMAP?

I use GMail (and I use labels intensively) and because of having to use a very slow Internet connection now I've came to the idea that I should try using a desktop email client. What application ...
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Remove evolution-calendar-factory from startup

Is there a way of removing it from startup? I don't need it and I'm not using evolution at all.
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change default font properties when composing mail in evolution

I'm using Evolution as a mail client. By default it's using some fonts (really I don't know) in mail. But I would like to change the font family, size and colour when I'm composing the mail to ...
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Usinig Maildrop with Ubuntu

Due to a total burn up, literally, of my Mandriva machine yesterday I've decided to upgrade to a newer and better distro. I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and am slowly getting things back in shape ...
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Using the Evolution with an external editor?

I seek for using LibreOffice Writer or a similar tool as a mail composer and reader in the Evolution. In Windows Outlook I have used Microsoft Word directly for writing mails. Evolution default ...
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Evolution email client authentiaction

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my PC and then installed gnome-core as a desktop environment. And then installed evolution as my mail client, but after configuring it and start using it, it always ...
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evolution bubbles not disappearing

I have noticed this for some time that evolution calendar bubbles do sometimes not disappear like they should after hovering over the calendar item. Below is a screenshot with evolution open, and ...
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Disable “Google Mail all mail” folders in Evolution

My gmail account is properly set up and shows a list of folders, Inbox, Drafts, etc. But it has an additional folder all [Google Mail] and in it I can see All Mail, Spam, etc. I want to disable it and ...
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Evolution Mail Accounts not Listed in Client

I've found many instances of this problem but have not found any resolution. I did my diligence, I think, on install of 14.04, by closely following the tutorial on things to do when upgrading; for ...
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How to connect to MS exchange server 2010 from evolution with a multiuser account

I have latest evolution client, which works well with my private mail and is running through MS exchange 2010. I have configured it via Exchange Web Services. I Can receive and send without problems. ...
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evolution does not retrieve mails from my gmail account

I just downloaded and installed Evolution. After providing the email account details it is not retrieve my mails from the account. How can I correct this?
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Evolution mail signature inline/attached images

Can somebody tell me how i can insert an image in Evolution mail signatures? I currently have a signature, but it's always attached to the email. Can i make it inline? And is it possible to use a ...
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How to delete a google calendar from evolution?

I just upgraded to 12.10, I get an annoying asking for password for evolution calender (I had added google calander a long time ago and I never use it) I want to remove this calender , it wont leave ...
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Why runs evolution-calendar-factory?

Why runs evolution-calendar-factory? Here are some processes (created with ps aux --forest) lightdm \_ /usr/bin/X -core :0 -auth /var/run/lightdm/root/:0 -nolisten tcp vt7 -novtswitch \_ lightdm ...
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Modify the list of programs presented to open images in evolution?

In Evolution, I can open a pull down menu to select an application for opening attached image files. Since I have Gimp installed, it occurs on this list. How can I remove this option from the drop ...
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How can I remove the Evolution package completely?

how can I remove Evolution and all related packages? I feel like I don't need them.
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why is my gmail account showing up in triplicate on my evolution mail app

on my ubuntu 14.04 machine I am using Evolution mail. I have various company iMap addresses and one Gmail account. My gmail account is showing in the left account list in triplicate for some reason ...
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Gnome: Evolution keeps asking for my password on dashboard

I'm using Ubuntu Gnome 14.04. I have installed dav-mail to access the company's Exchange server and, while Evolution is running (and authentified), every time I search for a program (or something) in ...
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evolution plugin for exchange missing in 14.04

Just upgraded from 12.04 which evolution contained a plugin for MS Exchange. Can anyone tell me where I can download that plugin for 14.04? Unfortunately, the mail servers I use do not support imap ...
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evolution incoming email goes directly to trash, not to incoming list

please help. incoming emails do NOT show up on the incoming list. They go directly to 'trash'. Did I do something wrong eg filters?
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weird font size setting in different apps and random places

ever since the update from 13.10 to 14.04 i have a font-size issue. for example. With Evolution email the email will show in extremely large font-size (~18px) while the folders and menu's are ...
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Problem in Evolution : Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I'm using evolution in 12.04 LTS. When you take the backup it stores as .tar.gz. I am planning to export all the emails to Thunderbird. I saw previous emails, but I could not get proper results.
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Spamassassin plugin not working in evolution

I have followed various advice regarding the installation of the spamassassin plugin for evolution. It still won't appear under the list of plugins in evolution. I am running ubuntu 14.04 LTS with ...
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evolution: sending e-mail from gmail system account

With last system update Evolution got Gmail integration through system online accounts, and it appeared along with my usual Evolution account for Gmail. I like integration, but when I turned usual ...
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multiple commands in Evolution calendar?

In Evolution (3.2.3) I have marked several appointments and tried to move them in another calendar folder. But only one of the appointments moved. Is it a characteristic of the Evolution version or ...
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Dual-boot installed Ubuntu Touch, link Android userdata to /home/phablet, Google Chat and Calendar syncing

I did dual-boot installation of Ubuntu Touch 14.04 r302 on my Nexus 4 and would like to make a link under the /home/phablet/Pictures directory to my pictures created with Android saved in ...
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What is Evolution reliability? When can I expect solution of its “freezing”?

The Evolution 3.2.3 program in my fully updated Ubuntu 12.04 occasionally "freezes" and I need to restart the PC. Sometimes it happens when I quickly move to further ('work', but 7 day) weeks or ...
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how to set Evolution for pop3?

I begin using Evolution 3.2.3 with Ubuntu 12.04 instead of Microsoft Outlook 2003 with Windows XP. I have set Evolution mail account parameters according to the Outlook settings. When clicking at ...
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Where to configure which calendar is displayed by the default time & calendar indicator applet?

I recently upgraded to 14.04 and I love it. One thing is bothering me though: I notice that the default time & calendar indicator applet now displays calendar events. It's currently showing ...
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Evolution appears unable to store mail account details

I am trying to set up Evolution with Exchange so I can bypass Windows for a bunch of office stuff. The problem I have is that when I set up my account, Evolution just doesn't seem to be able to store ...
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Compile evolution development snapshot 3.13.1

I have downloaded evolution development snapshot from this link: https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Evolution and now I have trouble compiling the source code. I am using ubuntu 14.04 and this version of ...
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How to set font for GTK applications on Kubuntu 14.04?

I am trying to use the same font in Kubuntu 14.04 both for native KDE apps and for GTK apps. If I use the GTK entry on System Preferences to set up the font, I see the following problems: 1: Only ...
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SMTP PASSWORD FAILED

I cannot send mail form client system. When send the mail it was asking smtp password of the server and i was give the password of the client. By following steps go to 1.Applications ...
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Evolution options in Online Accounts dialog for Google Account

I have my Google Apps account setup in Online Accounts, mainly for use with Empathy. This has been working fine for a while. Since updating to 14.04, some new options for Evolution have appeared in ...
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Evolution unread message count on messaging menu

I remember in earlier versions of Ubuntu, I used be able to see the evolution unread messages count under the messaging menu along with the unread twitter and unread instance messages. It seems to ...
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How to change accels in GNOME 3.10?

Up to GNOME 3.8 you could easily change your keyboard shortcuts inside an application with dconf, but that option is deprecated now. (I've read an entry on a mailing list about that.) Unfortunately, I ...
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Cannot remove Evolution indicator [duplicate]

I normally use Thunderbird as my email client, but the other day I accidentally started up evolution. Now the envelope icon in the indicator area contains information about both Thunderbird and ...
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How To Turn off mail notification blue envelope?

I was wondering how to turn off the blue envelope notification in Ubuntu 14.04 it lights up perfectly, but it never turns off again. I need to manually delete notifications. Even if I have read the ...
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Evolution Calendar Notifications

I have a strange problems. A year(maybe longer) I switched from Evolution to Thunderbird/Lighting. Uninstalled Evolution and all is fine. I upgraded from Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 and now I am getting old ...
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Bluetooth SyncEvolution Ericson w810i Ubuntu 13.10 woes

help.ubuntu.com/community/BluetoothSyncEvolutionEricsson This guide doesn't work for 13.10. libmultisync-plugin-evolution can't be installed because it depends on older versions of 4 other lib ...
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Evolution doesn't work after installation

I just downloaded the Evolution on my Ubuntu 13.10 but after installation and correct configuration of the mail account, it is not working. It just appears on the launcher but doesn't do anything. Can ...
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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 ...