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Old 03-20-2008, 06:36 AM   #1
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Smile Need Info on Evolution.

Hi All,

I need some information on Evolution.After opening the Evolution it is asking me email id ,after that server name.what are the things i need to supply here. email in the sense my personnel email id or is there any other option.How can i get my server name or where this information is available in my system. I am using Fedora 8 on my pc.pls help me .


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Old 03-20-2008, 06:42 AM   #2
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well you need to add *your* details for your imap/pop3 and smtp servers... we couldn't possibly tell you what they are...
Old 03-20-2008, 07:44 AM   #3
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what email account are you trying to set up in Evolution, your Hotmail email account? Yahoo Mail, google mail?

Old 03-20-2008, 07:57 AM   #4
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go through this little online help for configuring Evolution and you shall be able to configure it.

If you still face any issues then please post the error message or if any doubt.


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