KMail is the default email client for the K Desktop Environment (KDE) and Kubuntu, and is a component of the Kontact personal information manager.

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keep kmail folders on external hard drive

I have limited space on my local hard drive. With thunderbird I can easily keep all my mail on a folder on an external hard drive by moving the thunderbird profile folder to the external disk and ...
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Kmail: Increase horizontal spacing in message list

I want to increase the horizontal spacing in the message list in Kmail. I find that the spacing is a bit too close to each other, and would like more space between the emails in the message list. I ...
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modify KMail config file

I want to configure the kmail's config file but I am not able to find it. Can you please help me out and point me to where it is on the system. In Thunderbird I can find it in -- HELP > Troubleshoot ...
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How do I get KMail system tray icon into XFCE4 panel?

I'm trying to use KMail from KDE4, but with XFCE4 panel instead of Plasma panel. So far I get most of the icons from other applications, but no icon from KMail. It seems it's because KMail uses ...
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Oauth 2 in kmail in ubuntu 16.04

I am trying to connect gmail using kmail from Ubuntu 16.04, but it is not connecting. After doing google search I came to know that, gmail using oauth 2 for authentication of desktop app. Is there a ...
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Select PGP signature key in KMail

I have just generated a new PGP key pair with KGpg. I want to use the key for signing and encrypting mails. I have done that before without problems ... now it no longer works. Either I have made a ...
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Disable mail header in new message window

Always when I want to write a new message in Kmail a mail header section is included in the message box. How can I disable this? I can't find anything :(
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Akonadi/ Kmail is broken cannot get my POP3 messages/ accounts

Today kmail stopped working and I get the following while running akonadictl start: Starting Akonadi Server... Unable to register service as "org.freedesktop.Akonadi.Control.lock" Maybe it's already ...
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Kmail deleted folder reinstalled when rerun

When in Kmail I delete a folder containing others folders it works fine but after quitting and restarting kmail my deleted folder is back where t was before. How can I solve this problem. I have to ...
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kmail lost the classic theme for the message list

My kubuntu 14.04 system got messed up and I had to reinstall it, but I did that without reformatting the partition. Now most things work, but one thing that doesn't is kmail: each entry in the ...
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Setup Kmail with Gmail

I want to use IMAP to connect Kmail to Gmail. After setting up the account via wizard in kmail, I get this error (I replaced my email address with abc) : The server for account "Google Mail (abc)" ...
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For a list of incoming mail of KMail

good afternoon. The Ubuntu MATE 15.10 has to prepare a virtual machine and then install it in Oracle VM VirtualBox. We use KMail e-mail software. List of incoming mail of KMail does not display ...
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Kmail sets Subject, Sender, Receiver, Date to “Unkown”. How to rebuild akonadi index?

Mail that comes in is first as usual in the inbox - I am using POP3. But when I click on a mail, Kmail sets subject, sender, receiver, date to "Unkown". When I go online and at the messages from my ...
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Whow to integrate kmail with unity mail indicator applet?

I am using kmail in Ubuntu 15.04. I want to integrate the kamil in email indicator applet as we do for thunderbird. Is there a way to do that? If I activate the system tray icon in kmail some broken ...
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My Kmail does not load mails from gmx.de anymore

Being on Kubuntu 14.4, my Kmail stopped loading mails from GMX.de a couple of days ago. Getting mails from WEB.de (both freemail services belong to the same company) works. I have no idea what ...
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kmail folder disappeared

I'm running Kubuntu 14.10 with kmail 4.14.1. After stopping and restarting kmail, a subfolder of one of my mail folders disappeared without a trace. How can I find it, or at least find the messages ...
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Akonadi: How to deactivate push-IMAP (IMAP IDLE connections)

I have an IMAP email account (the provider doesn't offer POP3 anymore). In Kmail, new mails now appear instantly. But I prefer to retrieve mails from the provider in manual mail checks only. This way, ...
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Kontact launches Kmail

Kubuntu 13.04. Launching kontact opens a separate window for kmail, which is annoying. If I launch kontact I just want kontact to be opened. If I need just kmail I'll just launch kmail. Any idea? ...
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virtuoso-t CPU usage increases a lot when kmail is launched

This relates to Kubuntu 13.04. It is a clean install into a clean /home folder. When I launch kmail the CPU usage of the virtuoso-t process increases by a huge amount. I have an i5 laptop and the ...
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Akonadi and Kmail using 100% CPU

I've been using KMail for a month or two now and have so far had no problems with it. However, today my laptop died after the battery ran out of power, and since then whenever I log in I see a steady ...
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Kmail error: sorry, that domain isn't in my list of allowed rcpthosts (#5.7.1)")

Kmail: "sorry, that domain isn't in my list of allowed rcpthosts (#5.7.1)") What can I do? Someone who knows how to setup kmail correctly? Nor automatic or hand procedure works.
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Synchronize KMail and KOrganizer with my Google data

Is there a way to synchronize KMail and KOrganizer with my Google data?
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How can I access old KMail emails after upgrading to Ubuntu 11.10?

I initially installed Ubuntu 11.04 and used KMail for my email. All well and good. Then I upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10. Presumably an upgrade of KMail took place as part of this. Now KMail won't even run;...
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SETUP for sending Mail via postfix to GMAIL

My knowledge of mail delivery systems is near ZERO I have stand alone PC running UBUNTU 12.04 (no other OP systems) I am developing a web system with PHP and want to send an email to users that have ...
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Why does Kmail make JPG files larger when I forward them?

When I forward emails with JPEG attachments inline, the JPEG files size enlarge. Is this normal? Can I turn it off?
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Files/E-mail not signed with Kleopatra/KMail. gpg-agent

Important edit: The things almost work right know (I had put to open as a new session on system setings and reboot the computer). When I tried to sign and encript a file with Kleopatra the pinentry ...
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Kmail migration issues in 11.10

I've only just upgraded my Kubuntu to 11.10. I had heard there were issues with the new Kmail2 that uses a different database. Details at https://wiki.kubuntu.org/OneiricOcelot/Final/Kubuntu/Kmail2 ...
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Kmail2 really slow

Ever since migrating to Kubuntu 11.10 and the forced migration to kmail2 with the akonadi backend I am having serious performance problems. Is there some sort of maintenance or cleanup task that I can ...
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How to assign keyboard shortcuts in Kontact?

I have trouble assigning shortcut in Kontact. Suppose I assign any shortcut in one of the software in kontact (kmail/korganiser etc) then when I open the kontact the shortcut works. If however I ...
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Why does Akonadi on KDE 4.6.0 refuse to start?

Akonadi refuses to start on my fresh installation of KDE 4.6.0 from the kubuntu-backports PPA on Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat, preventing me from usking KMail. Here is the full error output: ...
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Can I connect to my company's Exchange server through Kontact?

Running Kubuntu 11.04 (Natty) and am trying to replace Outlook. I need access to calendaring and email but have not been able to figure things out. A Google of things doesn't give me very good ...
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Importing mail files of type message/rfc822

I've successfully import mail files to KMail, but since there was only one message in each file, it was inconvenient to read it since each message was stored in a separate folder. (I used the Import ...
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Replace evolution with Kontact?

Can I remove evolution from gnome to replace it with Kontact? Meaning: Make all apps use kmail as Mailer. Make Openoffice use kaddressbook get korganizer to show up in the indiciator calendar ...
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Showing files in kmail

Hi I added my IMAP mailbox in kmail, but I see that it show me all the files on the remote home directory where the IMAP server is stored. Is it possible to show only folders cointaing mails? I ...
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Configuring GPG in Kmail

Having done a fresh install I need to set this up again. We could do with an up to date guide. This might encourage more people to use encryption and signing. I already have a keyring, but others ...