[ubuntu-uk] From spreadsheet to vcard

Muñiz Piniella, Andrés a75576 at alumni.tecnun.es
Thu May 30 17:45:00 UTC 2013

On May 30, 2013 12:30 PM, "Barry Drake" <ubuntu-advertising at gmx.com> wrote:
> On 29/05/13 23:13, Andrés Muñiz Piniella wrote:
>> I am normally given a list of names with emails and other contact
details in a spreadsheet format.
>> I then would like to import it to a csv format such that evolution or
other mail clients can create a vcard out of.
> I found a very simple and elegant way of doing this.  As it was quite a
while ago, and I no longer have that version of Ubuntu running, I am
speaking from memory.  I found an addressbook application that accepted csv
input and allowed proper customisation of fields.  Once you have imported
your addresses etc, it allowed export to several formats including vcard.
 I got all my old addresses onto my Android phone using that.  I am fairly
sure the addressbook application for Ubuntu was kaddressbook.
> Hope this helps.
Thanks Barry I will go through this first. Frankly I do not mind if it is
evolution, thunderbird or sylheed. Kaddress sounds kde.

Thanks Robert. I will look for a vcard template if Barry's idea does not
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