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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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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Evolution will not show e-mails with .jpg attachments from gmail [on hold]

Evolution Inbox doesn't show e-mails that have .jpg attachments. It's not a case of not showing the image, it won't even show the e-mail at all. Is there some setting that makes Evolution ignore ...
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unidentified app asking for authorization via my email password in gnome dash

Since last week I am facing a strange problem, each time I open the gnome dash and start typing, I have some app (unidentified) asking for authorization via my email password - the only hint is there ...
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E-mail with html causing Evolution 3.10.4 to crash or hang (Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit)

I have reported these problems to Evolution bugzilla@gnome.org, but either I have not made my problems clear enough for the experts to understand or I cannot provide the test data the experts need. ...
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How do I remove Evolution from indicator-message?

The indicator-message (envelope icon) on Unity panel shows Evolution and Unity mail but I want it to show Unity mail only. I don't want to remove Evolution. I just want Unity mail in indicator-message ...
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Restoring Evolution email data files after upgrade

I just upgraded from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS via a bootable USB flash drive. I now have to start over and get everything back to looking like it did before the upgrade. When installing Evolution it ...
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Evolution: How to change default sort criteria in address book?

I am new to evolution. Running 3.10.4 on Ubuntu Studio 14.04 I want to sort contacts in my address book "Full name", so that my friend "Anna Banana Cake" is shown as "Anna Banana Cake" and not "Cake, ...
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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 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 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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How to integrate google adressbook into contacts?

I am working with Ubuntu 14.04 (64bit) Unity. I have successfully integrated my gmail account in online-accounts. This works well, e.g. I can see my calendar events. I have also enabled the option ...
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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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Apply a view to every folder in evolution

How can I make evolution display every folder the same way, with the same columns and -widths and no preview field?
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How to install the evolution-groupwise package on Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS?

I am trying to install the evolution-groupwise package on Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS but I am receiving the following error: $ sudo apt-get install evolution-groupwise Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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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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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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I can not install the evolution in Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS

I can not install the evolution in Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS i tried: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:fta/gnome3 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install evolution output: Reading package lists ... Done ...
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How to Sync Evolution Tasks and Notes Using Syncevolution

I've installed syncevolution and sync-ui and configured my memotoo account. Memotoo is set up to sync calendar, contacts, tasks, and notes. Calendar and contacts sync perfectly, but tasks and notes do ...
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Problem with adding google calendars in Evolution - “Forbidden”

I'm trying to set up my Google calendars on Evolution. When I add my gmail account it correctly imports the main calendar. However, when I try to add additional calendars I run into problems. If I do ...
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Evolution on Trusty new mail composition, insert items greyed

when composing a new email, image, link, rule and tab are greyed out, while the message body has focus, dragging and dropping or copying and pasting a *.jpg results in an attachment rather than a ...
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Import hours as a template in Evolution

In my new job I set up a weekly schedule for me and my collegues as a base to make changes from. I'm syncing and sharing this calendar through google, but I'm using evolution because it is easier to ...
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Evolutiom Mail and Calendar Authentication Error

I am having a problem in adding my gmail id in Evolution Mail and Calendar. There is always this authentication error message. What are the possible reasons for this error and your suggestions are ...
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Evolution calendar error

evolution will not sync with my Google, every time I reinstall the same error apears; that is for authentication with my Gmail, when I put in the correct password it refuses to work, saying that the ...
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Evolution : relaying denied in ubuntu 14.04.1

I'm using ubuntu 14.04.1 and when using evolution as E-mail client I recieve the following message when sending mail : relaying denied. What can I do to resolve this problem please, I never in the ...
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How to integrate Google tasks in evolution 3.12

Evolution 3.12 is said to support Google tasks, but how? I use Xubuntu, so no Gnome Online Accounts, as far as I see. Thanks for any help.
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Why Evolution syncs the default Google Calendar's calendar only?

For each Google Calendar account there is a default calendar, but the user can add more calendars for example: Family, School ...etc I synced my Gmail account with evolution and it asks me whether I ...
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Evolution calendar indicator

I using Ubuntu 14.04 with Unity (fresh updated install). Is it possible to lock the calendar when we click on it? I mean, if I click on the date on the top bar I can see the calendar and tasks. But ...
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Boot does not go ahead Gnome icon

I'm using Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 LTS. Yesterday I uninstalled evolution and it's components using the command sudo apt-get remove evolution* which freed something around 40 MB data. After which I tried to ...
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Evolution freezes when saving a google task

Reproduction Open Evolution Mail Edit an existing or newly created task of a Google Tasks list. Press "save" or "save and close" and Evolution will become unresponsive. Does anybody else ...
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bogofilter issue. How do I reset the “learning of bogofilter”

My bogofilter puts good emails into spam. I would like to know how to reset all the "learning" so that I can train it again. Uninstalling bogofilter seem to uninstall the program but not the "learned ...
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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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Evolution Error: Cannot communicate securely with peer: no common encryption algorithm(s)

For two days now Evolution reports the following error when I try to connect to my university’s mail-server: imap.server.name:993« gescheitert: Cannot communicate securely with peer: no common ...
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Evolution 3.12.6 error when sending a message

Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS Gnome 3.12.6. I've my system set up using courier IMAP, I've run it that way for years way before running Ubuntu with no problems. In fact when I installed 14.04 LTS in July ...
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not able to configure exchange mail in evolution

Recently I am start using ubuntu 14.04 LTS. for my corporate exchange mail, I found evolution mail client with mapi plugin. while configuring everything goes fine (i.e. password authentication ...
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Inbox generating message list

After upgrading to 14.04 my Inbox in evolution doesn't open. Message says generating message list and that is a s far as it goes,any ideas.
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Migrating from Evolution to Thunderbird

I would really like to switch over to Thunderbird from Evolution. I have had a look around and haven't found a good up to date how to for migrating. I have quite a lot of emails and filters and would ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Evolution mail missing

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04. and my Evolution mail program worked fine until a recent update, which caused my mail folders and mail to disappear. How can I fix this?
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Correct password is not accepted for Evolution

Evolution does not accept my password when I try to send/receive mail. I have set up my gmail account in Evolution with these settings: SEND: smtp.gmail.com RECEIVE: pop.gmail.com (also tried imap ...
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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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How do I load a custom phone template into syncevolution gui? (sync-ui)

I'm trying to sync my old sony ericson w810i with my evolution suite for contacts, calendar, events, appointments and notes. I've checked with sdptool search --bdaddr (xx:xx:xx) SYNCML and gotten ...
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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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migrate from Thunderbird to Evolution without re-downloading IMAP mails

I have about 3GB mails hold for offline usage in my thunderbird and it would take quite a while on a slow iinternet connection to re-download them all again in evolution. Is there a way to install ...
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Evolution mail client Privacy

Im using ubuntu 11.04 and default mail client as Evolution, Is there any privacy tabs as one found in Thunderbird? I wanted to block users while opening my evolution mail client, it will show the ...
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Evolution keeps requiring passwords

I am running on Xubuntu 14.04 with XFCE desktop. I recently installed Evolution email client which I like. However, one annoying feature is that every time I log in to Evolution I get Mail ...
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Delete a calendar from Evolution

I imported my Google calendar into Evolution, now I can't find a way to delete the calendar. How do I do this?
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How to keep my data during upgrading?

I'm currently still on Ubuntu 8.10 and now wish to upgrade the latest version (14.04 at the time of writing). First of all is it safe to update from such an old version? What problems should I expect ...
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Evolution MAPI & Evo EWS not workining in Ubuntu 14.04

I recently upgraded my laptop from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS without problems. First thing I tried is to reconnect Evo to our company's Exchange server. So I installed evo-mapi and the evo-ews package ...
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Exchange online account: Failed to find ASUrl and OABUrl in autodiscover response

I have configured an Exchange online account that was working flawlessly for the last months. It is a company account for Office 365 and I'm using https://outlook.office365.com/EWS/Exchange.asmx as ...
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How to change the default location of Evolution mail folder to another device

I have two HDD. dev/sdb : 74 gb dev/sda : 500 gb The boot loader is in sdb. Now the problem is due to heavy emails in evolution, the drive is overloaded and throwing error of low disk space. I ...
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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 ...