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Office 365 - Evolution Configuration

Last Updated: 08/12/2020
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Overview

The following instructions step through the process of configuring your Exchange Online account using Evolution for Ubuntu Linux.

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To install Evolution AND Evolution-EWS, type: sudo apt-get install evolution evolution-ews

Then hit enter.

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Type y to continue. Then hit enter.

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Click Activities, then type evolution in the search bar and select the Evolution icon to launch the app.

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On the Welcome page, click Next

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On the Restore from Backup page click Next.

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On the Identity page:

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On the Receiving Email page, select Exchange Web Services from the Server Type dropdown.

Please Note: If Exchange Web Services is not an option, evolution-ews was not installed in Step 1 and needs to be installed.

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In the Host URL field replace only “exchange.colorado.edu” with “outlook.office365.com” while leaving the other text unchanged. Or copy-and-paste the following:

https://outlook.office365.com/EWS/Exchange.asmx

Click Check for Supported Types.

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This will create a new set of fields:

  • Select the Override Office365 OAuth2 settings box.
  • In the Tenant field enter: 3ded8b1b-070d-4629-82e4-c0b019f46057
  • In the Application ID field enter: 62cc2bbf-7015-4ea2-a6eb-0ad65bd1c1dd
  • In the Redirect URI field enter: urn:ietf:wg:oauth:2.0:oob

Then click Next.

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On the Receiving Options page, change any desired options, then click Next.

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On the Account Summary page, click Next.

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On the final page, click Apply