Evolution is a personal information manager (PIM) software for GNOME, and includes functionality for e-mail, calendars and tasks.

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How can I import an evolution email directory onto a new computer?

I have a backup of the hard drive of a system that got messed up and could no longer load a window manager. I'm trying to import the data from it to a new computer, and I am stuck at the point of ...
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How do i minimize evolution or xchat to the notification center (the mail)

Apps like Pidgin or Empathy can be reduced to the notification center, evolution or xchat can't, it need to have an another icon in the systray that i don't want.
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How to improve the HTML formatting in Evolution mail client

I have a question about viewing HTML emails in the Evolution mail client. Basically, I am receiving some emails that look lovely in Thunderbird but not in Evolution because the HTML rendering of ...
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No new mail icon in panel when using evolution

I am using Ubuntu 10.04, kernel 2.6.32-21-generic, with Evolution 2.83.3. I have noticed that when I get a new email, it never shows a new mail icon in the panel. I had the same problem with 9.10, ...
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Missing gconf/gconf-client.h

I'm trying to install an Evolution plugin using these instructions: How do I minimize Evolution to the system tray in Ubuntu? In the sudo make stage, I get the following output: make all-recursive ...
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Exchange 2010 and Evolution - Calendar Meetings crash Outlook

Starting to annoy my colleagues by using Evolution, so could really use some advice here! I'm using Evolution 3.2.3 on Xubuntu 12.04 with both the MAPI and Groupware plugins installed, and all mail ...
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If I uninstall Evolution but keep evolution-data-server, will my Google address book still sync?

Although more common on Linux, I'm asking this here because Evolution is cross-platform. The situation is: I have all of my contacts on Google, and before Ubuntu 11.10, Evolution was the ...
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Separate mail section for POP mail account in Evolution

In Evolution, if I use IMAP as the incoming protocol for the mail account, then this account will have a separated section. However, if I use POP as the incoming protocol, then this account is merged ...
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How to bundle OfflineIMAP and Evolution 3.10+?

I have tried OfflineIMAP (6.5.5) and Evolution (3.10.4) as described here. As a result I get: OfflineIMAP checks out all mail under ~/Mail with folders mapping like ~/Mail/Folder, ...
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Calendar events not staying deleted

I use the evolution-mapi package on Ubuntu 14.04 to get mail from a Microsoft Exchange server. A regular event was canceled, but I had removed it from my calendar before it was canceled on the remote ...
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export Evolution “On this computer” mail to view it with Emacs ViewMail

I'm trying to use ViewMail[1], I'm an actual Evolution (version 3.12.4) user too. The thing is, I want to move the email in my computer from Evolution to manage it with ViewMail. Under the Evolution's ...
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Checking if EWS is usable

The sysadmins at work are stubbornly refusing to turn on IMAP support in the company's Exchange server. As a Linux user I then tried to get Evolution to talk to EWS, but I'm seeing some rather ...