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Questions tagged [calendar]

Questions related to calendar support provided by Ubuntu and other calendar applications.

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Ubuntu Calendar does not give me notifications

Ubuntu calendar is not giving me reminders despite having notifications on and reminders set. Does anyone have a solution for this? I am using Ubuntu 18.04.
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Ubuntu 18.10 Google online account timeout

so I recently installed Ubuntu 18.10 on my Surface Pro 3. I added my Google account with gnome online accounts and logged in successfully even with 2FA enabled. However, I noticed that nothing is ...
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How to launch terminal + cal command?

I have an issue in which I was unable to find a solution till now. While I use several scripts to launch specific commands through URXvt: #!/bin/sh urxvt -geometry 40x20+990+30 -w 0 -b 0 -e nmtui ...
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Add Microsoft Exchange account to calendar

I need to add my Microsoft Exchange account in order to view my calendar. I suppose I need to configure it via settings. There's an option to add the account in the Settings > Online Accounts > ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 Calender Problem

Last Month I imported an .ics File to the Gnome Calender. I deleted the ics file,and the listings in the Gnome Calender, because I dont need it from 2018 But now, everytime my machine reboots, the ....
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Can't add google calendar in GNOME calendar app

I am using XFCE and Gnome Calendar 3.28.2 (i like how it looks) So i want to sync my Google Calendar with it and after i click Settings -> Calendars -> Google I see an empty window with ...
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Setting Reminders for Events doesn't work

I'm trying to set one or several reminders for my calendar events in Evolution. When I set a reminder, say 15 minutes before the event, and click add, everything seems to be alright: But after ...
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How to build CalDAV Server - change IP

I try to build a CalDAV Server on my server with Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS. I have a real IP (configured in Ubuntu) but I don't no how to configure the CalDAV Server. I was following this instructions but i ...
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Thunderbird calendar alerts are no longer persistent system-wide stay-on-screen notifications

In 16.04 when there was a calendar reminder for an event in Thunderbird/Lightning it would give a system-wide pop up reminder. These would appear at the forefront of the screen no matter what ...
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Gnome calendar asks credentials for public ical

I am using ubuntu 18.10. When I tried to add this public ical to gnome-calendar from here then this appeared this is a public ical address and it should not require password. In ubuntu 16.04 it ...
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cal -w does not work

With the standard terminal when I type cal -w I get a usage description indicating that 'cal' did not recognize the '-w' but the '-w' is described in 'info cal' documentation. Is there a setting ...
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Thunderbird: How to copy CalDAV/CardDAV Connections from one Machine to another?

On my main machine I am running Thunderbird with Lightning and have several CalDAV calendars connected. Furthermore there is also a CardDAV address book hooked up. How can I transfer those CalDAV and ...
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Change first day of the week does not work

I tried to follow the instructions on this post, but it did not work for me, what I'm doing wrong? Here's my local file in /etc/default/locale # File generated by update-locale LANG="en_US.UTF-8" ...
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EVOLUTIO 'On This Computer' calendar become read only Lubuntu 18.04 32 bit

I don't know why but continiously EVOLUTION keep change my calendars to read only, the calendar wasn't read only just became overnight, twice as in the picture you can see A1-+ wasn't read only but ...
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Office 365 account not syncing

I have added an Office 365 account to gnome-online-accounts in Ubuntu 18.04 and enabled sync for Mail, Calendar and Contacts but for some reason it does not give me notifications when a new mail ...
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Lost Calendar in Thunderbird after Ubuntu 18.04 System Update [duplicate]

I recently ran the offered system update for my Ubuntu 18.04 installation. Everything appeared to go well even if it did take over an hour and I was quite happy whit how it all turned out. However I'...
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Evolution calendar how to list all events in calendar. Default view only shows up to month.

I wish i knew how to list all events in calendar. Not only one month selection, but for entire year I expect to extend this list from 27.11.2017 to present day. but evolution does not give option ...
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How do I add a colleague's calender in Evolution from Exchange?

I know it works, because I have 10 calendars, all marked with ews, that somehow I added when I setup Evolution a gazillion years ago. Now we got 2 new colleagues and I'm at total loss how to add them ...
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How to Access a Shared Google Calendar

I have installed both gnome-calendar and evolution and can access my google calendar from both. My wife has shared her google calendar with me and I can see it on my calendar when I access it in a web ...
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Appointments Lost - Lightning 5.4 (disabled) [duplicate]

I realised this morning that I no longer have my Lightning calendar in Thunderbird. On searching I've found "Lightning is incompatible with Thunderbird 60.2.1"! Effectively I remember seeing that I ...
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Latest update to Thunderbird 60.2.1 on 18.04 - Lightning calendar missing

After completing an Ubuntu automatic software update (15 Oct 2018) that included Thunderbird 60.2.1 the Lightning calendar is now missing. When I click on Thunderbird's Add-On tab to see if there's ...
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Synchronize Google and ubuntu calendar in both ways

I managed to synchronize my ubuntu calendar with my google calendar by adding google to my linux online accounts. However I'd like to synchronize now my google calendar with the ubuntu one, ...
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Are there any command line calendar (ics) readers which can handle rrule (recurring events)?

Using this demo calendar: For graphical calendar readers, the output looks like this: But from the various npm and python projects, all I get is variations of this, where it only shows the first ...
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Google calendar reminders not imported in thunderbird

I have thunderbird with the lightning and the google calendar extension. It works almost perfect, which means that the tasks and events are imported correctly, the calendars synchronizes properly and ...
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How to subscribe to .ics url in Evolution calendar?

I have a remote url that delivers an up-to-date .ics or iCalendar file, I want to know how to subscribe in Evolution's calendar
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How to sync calendar with GNOME without letting it to access dozen of other services?

I want to sync calendar (located on top-bar on Ubuntu 18.04) with Google Calendar. In order to do that, I need to add Google to Online Accounts in system settings. When I log in, I'm informed that I ...
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Thunderbird: I accept an invitation, but the sender does not see it

I receive an invitation to an event via email. I use thunderbird and accept the invitation. I use tine20 for my calendar. I can see the event in my calendar. But the sender does not see that I ...
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How to create recurring events in Ubuntu To-Do App (18.04)?

Ubuntu has an excellent default To-Do App in 18.04. Easy user interface with no annoying ads. Question: Is it possible to create recurring events in the To-Do App? It would be really nice to ...
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Is there any software on Ubuntu to use a computer like a smart display?

I'm looking for a program that can run in the background showing multiple calendars, image gallery, news feed etc. Thanks
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How to remove individual calendars from Gnome Calendar in Bionic Beaver

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 18.04.1 from 16.04. I noticed that there are several (around 12) calendars associated with my Google Calendar account. I would like to disable most but not all of them. How ...
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Is it possible to change the start date for the week numbers in the Gnome 3 top bar calendar?

In Ubuntu 18.04, I see in gnome-tweak-tool I have the option (under Top Bar) to show week numbers in the calendar that appears when I click on the time in the top bar. My employer (a university) ...
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How can I tell where specific items in the message tray are coming from?

Using Ubuntu 18.04. I linked some Google calendars to my computer, and it does show me messages and notifications for upcoming events, but the strangest thing is that the message tray is also showing ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 how to move calendar indicator

I have problem with ubuntu 18.04. I installed extension unite and everything was ok, but the calendar indicator moved to the right side. Even if I deleted this extension, the calendar indicator stayes ...
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18.04 - NextCloud calendars listed in Gnome Calendar app but no events on grid

I am on Ubuntu 18.04, and I added my Nextcloud account (version 13, I pay a provider) via the "settings -> online accounts" menu. The NextCloud account seems to be recognised: if I open the Calendar ...
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Problem to add calender from web in ubuntu 18.04!

Recently I install ubuntu 18.04 and I am trying to add This Hackerrank calender on my laptop. But when I add the URL they ask to enter my credentials. I enter my ubuntu username and password but then ...
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How to clear Weather location on Ubuntu 18.04 (GNOME)

On my Ubuntu 18.04 system with GNOME 3.28 on it I have set in the top-panel's calendar pull-down the weather location so it checks with the gnome-weather application the weather information for my ...
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Conky calendar configure problem

I want to configure a calendar and I got little problem. Days in the calendar are set to the left border of the panel. Also, there are strange numbers at the end of the month. I wanted to have days ...
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Alternative to Microsoft Outlook

I recently switched to Ubuntu from Windows 10. I used to rely heavily on MS Outlook, and still do, and I want something similar in Ubuntu. I need an alternative that provides/supports/integrates (...
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How can I add a CalDAV calendar in Bionic / Gnome 3

My work calendar is available at https://username:password@example.org/caldav.php/username/calendar (example, but results are same with valid creds). The new Calendar in Bionic looks great, and syncs ...
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How to make calendar points to Sunday as first day of the week in Ubuntu 18.04

Everyone is asking how to make Monday the first day of the week, here I am stuck with it unable to change it. I tried already changing the lines in /usr/share/i18n files but no luck and doesn't seem ...
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Gnome-calender Authentication Request [duplicate]

In The Above ScreenShot there is some pop-up thats i will get when open some application. please kindly solve my problem how to close its permanently. I am Using 18.04 LTS How to trun its close ...
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evolution: show calendar on e-mail view

I was wondering, whether it is possible to show the calendar in a sidebar in the e-mail view in evolution. In Thunderbird, there is a similar feature (today pane), which includes the monthly calendar ...
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Annoying gnome-calendar popups

Since upgrading from 17.10 to 18.04 I keep getting gnome-calendar popups asking me for my password to update "holidays in Austria" and "contacts" from Google Calendar. I have removed "holidays in ...
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Calendar 3.28.1 No alterts / notifications popup Ubuntu 18.04

any ideas why I don't receive notifications / popup for my Calendar rendez-vous ? I tried checking the reminder icon ( next to 5 minuted reminder) without success JF
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Ubuntu 18.04 : how to use Lightning (Thunderbird calendar) in place of Gnome agenda?

Coming from Ubuntu 16.04, I just installed Ubuntu 18.04 and appreciate a lot of Gnome features. It is very well polished... I have a few calendars defined in Lightning (a Thunderbird extension) which ...
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Duplicate entries in the calendar

I have a problem with the GNOME Shell calendar under Ubuntu 18.04: all my calendar entries (from Google Calendar) are duplicated. Would anyone know why? Thank you! One clarification: I linked my ...
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Is there an email handler for gcal like gnome-gmail

I like using gnome-gmail for the simple reason that it makes is possible for me to use gmail as my default mail handler (as configured in System Settings:Details:Default Applications in 16.04). ...
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Day organising app

I am looking a sort of a day organiser for my Ubuntu laptop with Google calendar integration and preferably cross-platform so I could use it on my Android phone. Basically I need a to-do-list with an ...
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exchange server autodiscovered but rejecting connection

My up-grade to 17.10 blew away my Thunderbird calendar setup. Now as I try to rebuild I can get auto-discover an exchange server but cannot then log in. The organization uses a central password ...
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Setting up Office365 calendar in Evolution - I already succesfully set up Imap e-mail

I have successfully set up my Evolution e-mail using IMAP settings: Server name: outlook.office365.com Port: 993 Encryption method: TLS Server name: smtp.office365.com Port: 587 Encryption method: ...