A web-based email solution provided by Google. Preferably, this tag should be used for questions about using Gmail with Ubuntu desktop applications, especially desktop email clients.

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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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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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Firefox Memory Leak [closed]

I have had to stop using Firefox. I have researched in Mozilla and other Ubuntu Forums. I'm running current FF, U11.04, and I have run the gamut disabling add-ons etc. I have Gmail and Google Reader ...
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Conky for Google Calendar and Tasks?

Currently, I'm using conky to display a big clock and that helps me a lot. Now, I am thinking it would be really cool if I can get the schedule and task list from Gmail and display them beautifully on ...
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Is there a way to use gmail call phone functionality with empathy/pidgin

Is there a way that I can use this functionality with any desktop client especially something like empathy ? http://www.google.com/chat/voice/ I am referring the phone call function not just video ...
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How do I use my own icon in a python script integrated with the messaging menu?

I'm trying to customize an old python script I like a lot, specifically gmail-notifier. It uses the default mail icon in the messaging menu instead of the gmail icon a lot of similar programs use. I ...
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Changing email application in Preferred Applications to GMail?

I'm trying to change the Preferred Application for email. I have installed the package desktop-webmail, but there is no new option under System - Preferences - Preferred Application as you would ...
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How to/When sync gmail contacts with ubuntu one?

Will it be possible to sync my gmail contacts with Ubuntu One, like we can do this with contacts from Facebook? There is some sentence in Ubuntu One preferences which suggests that we can do it ...
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Is there a Gmail notifier that integrates with the Messaging menu?

how can i get it back in natty 11.04? thanks.
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Is there a Gmail notifier that works with multiple accounts?

Is there something equivalent to gnome-gmail-notifier for Unity and Unity 2D on Ubuntu 11.04/11.10? 'equivalent' means that it must notify about new emails from multiple normal GMail and Google Apps ...
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Running gmail on chrome in a separate icon on docky?

I'm using Ubuntu 10.10 with docky. I use Google Chrome as a default web browser. Is there any way that Docky has a separate launcher like "gmail" with the icon and when I click it, a gmail is ...
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How to set GMail as default Mail Application [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I make links to email addresses open Gmail instead of Evolution? Is it possible to set the Default Mail Application to be GMail within Firefox? Currently, every ...
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Evolution Contacts not Auto-populating

I am using Ubuntu 10.04 LTS and Evolution 2.28.3. I have Evolution configured to use my gmail contacts. When composing a message, entering addresses does not automatically resolve in any way. In ...
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Use Evolution to back up Gmail “Sent folder”

I want to retrieve (initially via POP) my Gmail account mails, but the idea is just to keep a backup of those mails. But Gmail "Sent" mail is retrieved and put altogether with received mail into my ...
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How can I make a webmail be my default email client? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I make links to email addresses open Gmail instead of Evolution? I would have liked to make Gmail be my default email client, or mail program. In that case I would ...
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How do I get Evolution to delete e-mail on Gmail account?

How do I make Evolution delete mail in my Gmail account using POP3?
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How can I add and keep synced my gmail contacts in evolution?

There is not much more to say. I'd like to be able to see my gmail contacts in the contacts section of Evolution. I'm going to change them only from gmail, so a read-only solution will work. What I ...
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Cannot sign into gmail, all other websites are opening

The following error shows every time I sign into Gmail. On the contrary, I can open Gmail in Windows. The connection has timed out The server at www.google.com is taking too long to respond. ...
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How do I get Gmail to start on my second desktop window?

I've got the Compiz Place Windows plugin working for most of my apps, but I can't get Gmail to open on a specified desktop window/viewport. Under CompizConfig Settings Manager >> Place Windows >> ...
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View threads/conversations in Evolution just like Gmail can

I want to view threaded email conversations in Evolution. Is there a menu option for this? By threaded conversations I mean something like what Google's GMail does.
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Is there a Gmail Drive?

is there the gdrive in ubuntu? like windows have. Or similar
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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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Can I make links to email addresses open Gmail instead of Evolution?

When I click on a link to an email address in Firefox or Google Chrome a "Welcome to Evolution" screen appears. Can I make Gmail open instead, or at the very least disable Evolution from running?
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How can I get Gmail notification in my indicator applet (without leaving Evolution open)?

I'd like to have a Gmail notification service in my Epiphany indicator applet, without leaving Evolution open in the background all the time. Right now I only get notifications if Evolution is open. ...