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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Gnome Evolution Contacts over DavMail to an Micrsoft Exchange with autehtication does not work

The problem is that my Contacts are stored in an Exchange 2007 Server which needs authentication on login. But the Auth data is not passed through DavMail to Exchange. (Checked with WireShark.) Is ...
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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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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 maximize Evolution

I don't like Thunderbird, so I installed Evolution. After starting the application I configured my email-account and everything seems to work without a problem. Except for one really annoying thing: ...
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Evolution email forgets all settings after reboot

My Evolution email client keeps forgetting all settings after a reboot or even a logout/login. I have recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 on a new laptop. To move my Evolution settings and email over to ...
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Unable to install Evolution on Xubuntu 12.04

I had evolution 3.2.3 working on Xubuntu 12.04. But then I was tempted to upgrade my evolution to the latest and greatest so I did a bit of searching and added the following command: sudo ...
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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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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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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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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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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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evolution won't retrieve gmail

Since I upgraded to 12.04, evolution doesn't retrieve mail from my gmail address. Mail is not automatically retrieved anymore and when I hit the send/receive button, it gets stuck on updating. How ...
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evolution not starting after apt-get upgrade

I have tried several searches to see if anyone has experienced the same problem. Since I updated my pc this morning evolution will not start. I can view the process by using top but it uses 0.2M of ...
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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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Why is Evolution mail client getting parsing errors when hyperlinking?

Today I noticed that an email I tried to send wasn't getting sent because when I click the hyperlink email address, EVOLUTION mail pastes an error by switching letters around in the destination ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 Evolution EWS

I'm trying to set up my company's e-mail in Evolution (Exchange 2010). Some details: connected to my company via openconnect (cisco vpn) installed Evolution installed evolution-ews when setting up ...
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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 ...
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Can Evolution always use the same font/colour when starting a new email?

When I start to write a new email, using Evolution, I must manually change the font I want to use and its colour. Is there a way to set the default text format ?
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Evolution calender not opening

I installed evolution calendar from the software center. But the icon is not showing up in the apps menu in the dash. I've tried restarting after installing but its not coming. Software centre : ...
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Evolution Crashes when trying to answer a message or foward

I have installed UBUNTU 12.10 and use evolution 3.6.0 (Integrated e-mail system) with an account in GMail, when I try to answer a message or foward it, the system crash without any error message. Any ...
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Make Evolution open PDF instead of the tmp directory

Running Ubuntu 12.04 with Gnome 3.2. Scenario: When I double click a PDF attachment in evolution, it opens up the ~/.cache/evolution/tmp/ directory in Nautilus instead of opening the PDF. If I ...
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Can't restore Evolution from backup on Kubuntu 12.10

I recently installed Kubuntu 12.10 and am trying to restore an Evolution backup. As the restore began the notifications on the taskbar displayed all the calendar tasks I had saved under Evolution but ...
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Dualboot installed ubuntu touch, link android userdata to /home/phablet, google chat and calendar syncing

I dual boot installed ubutu 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 /userdata/media/0/DCIM ...
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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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Evolution displays wrong date

i've got 2 servers both running fail2ban. but when i'm recieving ban messages from one of those servers evolution displays (and orders) them 3 months ago. email header: Return-path: ...
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Evolution, restore mails

I had a hard disk failure, but managed to recover the content of $HOME/.local/share, $HOME/.config/evolution and $HOME/.cache/evolution. Found those file locations in "Where are the Evolution data ...
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Evolution 3.10.3 + EWS + Office365 = Calendar hangs client

I upgraded from Ubuntu 13.04 to Ubuntu 13.10. I also updated Evolution from 3.8 to Gnome PPA 3.10. My calendar is no longer accessible in Evolution. When I go to the Calendar (i.e. press the Calendar ...
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Evolution Calendar Clock Menu Not Working

I am new to Ubuntu, so apologies upfront if my terminology is not accurate. Seeing that the clock menu allows for Evolution Mail and Calendar to show its calendar part, I set it up using my CalDAV ...
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How can Evolution mail be made to default automatically to one contact list?

Since installing Evolution 3.2.3 on Ubuntu 12.04 it seems I must select (the only existing) mailing list every time I create a new mail before I can pick my recipients from it. This was not the case ...
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My sign image replaces with replier's on Evolution

I am using Evolution as email client software on Ubuntu13. Today i've realized this; I've sent a mail with my sign (which inludes my company logo) then my recepient has replied that with an answer. ...
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Bizarre problem setting up IMAP mail in Thunderbird on Ubuntu 13.10

Ubuntu 13.10. Thunderbird 24.2.0 Exchange EWS Provider 3.2.0-Beta76 (the latest version of the add-in). I use a hosted Exchange mail account (for several reasons - price and simplicity of synching ...
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I use Outlook.com; how do I synchronize my tasks, contacts, and calendar with Evolution?

I'm looking to achieve parity between my Nokia Lumia and my PC, if possible. Let me know what details I should be adding.
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Yahoo and evolution problem

Having functioned properly for years, Evolution has now started to file my incoming Yahoo inbox mail in "Junk". Any suggestions?
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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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Ubuntu One contacts?

When, if ever, will you restore the option to sync contacts from let's say Evolution or Thunderbird with Ubuntu One? I have never found an answers to the question of why this service was stopped.
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IMAP is gone in Evolution for ubuntu 13.10

In Ubuntu 13.04 when you configured an email account there were two IMAP options, IMAP and the new IMAP+. I had some accounts configured in the old IMAP protocol, which was useful for servers that do ...
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Access local email stored on worstation on laptop on lan

I have the following scenario with my email : I am using Evolution as my primary email client on my workstation. The evolution mail is downloaded from my mail servers using POP, then deleted from ...
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Evolution 3.8.4 and Oauth fault message

I have following fault message in evolution by sending ( replying on ) mails: Data source 'xxxxx@googlemail.com' does not support OAuth 2.0 authentication What I did wrong ?
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Evolution error failed to append to local sent folder

I tried to send a 2mg photo using Evolution and got this error message: Failed to append to local `Sent' folder: Cannot append message to mbox file: /home/chris/.evolution/mail/local/Sent: File ...
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Running evolution mail reader logs off Ubuntu

Today I observed a very strange behavior on Ubuntu 12.04. When I run the mail reader evolution it makes Ubuntu to log off and then the start-up log-in screen appears. I tried to re-install it as, $ ...
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Import of icloud contact data (.vcf) with Evolution, missing adresses

i have a problem with importing my icloud contact data in Evolution. The contact data i import to Evolution (.vcf) only contain mailing addresses, which are saved as personal or business adress. ...
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Evolution crashes in Ubuntu 12.10

I have Evolution 3.6.2 and Ubuntu 12.10 (64bit). Evolution crashes every one-two hours without showing any error messages. Everytime I need to start it manualy then. What could be a problem?
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Evolution how to add a keyboard shortcut for search

I would like to access the search-bar (mail-view) like in hunderbid with CTRL + F. Is there a way to set this shortcut or at least another one for this function?
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Authentication for my google account

I've tried fixing something and made things worse...! I tried to set up Evolution with my Google account to receive email. It didn't work immediately, which I put down to using two-factor ...
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How to capture Evolution calendar event for Exchange

I am actually trying to write a Java program to put a calendar event with alarm into an Exchange calendar using an email with VCALENDAR, VEVENT etc. content. It does work but the (Exchange) user gets ...
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Microsoft Exchange 2010 Evolution on Ubuntu 13.04

Evolution sounds to be the solution to go. But on my case it dos not work. I cannot make any connection to the Exchange server. It works by iPhone, Android, and sure Windows! I always get a network ...
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How to manually add new unread message to our e-mail client

I am looking for the easiest way to add new messages to my e-mail client, possibly with bash script. One way is to set up an e-mail server, send there e-mails and add new e-mail account in our e-mail ...
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How do I completely disable or remove all evolution calendars?

I have a personal calendar that I created when first setting up evolution that was linked to a google calendar with 2-step verification. Because of the persistent bug in evolution that causes me to ...
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Ubuntu one - Evolution: Where and how can I empty the M-Box?

Evolution (Mail) doesn't allow me to empty the trash bin, while the outbox sends each outgoing mail multiple times, receivers complain. I was told it had to do with the M-Box, but where and how can I ...