evolution-exchange-storage crashes

  • pier eleven

    pier eleven - 2009-08-04

    "evolution-exchange-storage.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close.  We are sorry for the inconvenience."

    it happens soon after Evolution start.

    I do not use Exchange, I use IMAP.

    v2.26.2, Win XP SP2

    Is there an option to disable Exchange functionality so not run unneeded process on my PC?
    To my mind it should not start if I did not configure Exchange account.

    The crash gives bad initial impression of otherwise very powerful product.
    Thanks for your work on Windows port.

  • Volo

    Volo - 2009-10-06

    got same issue on WinXP SP3 with MS Outlook running and MSExchange server connection. no Exchange account was configured for Evolution though. are there any workarounds to go from that?

  • Volo

    Volo - 2009-10-06

    also getting a total Evolution crash trying to create new appointment.

  • turbotafano

    turbotafano - 2009-10-28

    Same problem here, after 2 minutes evolution-exchange-storage.exe crashes and until I reload evolution, I have no access to my exchange messages.
    Is there any workaround? I like evolution much better than outlook and I'd like to stick with it. pleeeeeeease!

  • Danbo

    Danbo - 2009-10-28

    Try under preferences. It will show which modules are loaded. Uncheck "Exchange storage" and then restart Evolution. As far as I know Evolution for Windows does not work with exchange. My advice is to use Evolution un Linux (Unbuntu especially!!!) if you really need it to work with exchange.

  • turbotafano

    turbotafano - 2009-10-29

    Well, actually I'd like to use evolution to access the exchange server of my office, so I can't switch it off.
    Anyway it works perfectly for a couple of minutes, but then it crashes.
    I'll try some future release

    and no, I'd love to switch to linux (actually I did, at home) but in the office I use a company's pc so I can't



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