Communications Software

Wavebox Email Client – Gmail, Outlook, Office 365, Slack, Etc in one App

Wavebox Email Client (formarly known as Wmail), is an open-source mail client that allows you to access the different online services such as email, colloboration tools, etc all in one dashboard. This includes Gmail, Google Inbox, Outlook, Office 365, Slack, Trello & more. Wavebox let’s you bring all your web communication tools together for faster, smarter working. Before we proceed on how to install Wavebox Email Client on Ubuntu, lets take a quick look at its features. Thsi will also be added to our 22 best ubuntu apps recommended for 2017.

Wavebox Email Client

Wavebox Email Client Features

  • Supports extra services provided online such as storage, calendars and task management
  • It helps to de-clutter your desktop by adding links to your favourite networks, such as company Intranet, Facebook and Newsfeed
  • You can easily switch between your accounts
  • Provides a ‘sleep’ feature on any account and sit quietly in the background whilst still keeping you up to date on new notifications
  • Works great on OSX, Windows as well as linux
  • Comes with a spellcheck in your native language with simultaneous suggestions as well as corrections in multiple languages
  • Supports all your existing keyboard shortcuts

Wavebox 3.1.1 Changelog

  • Updated dependencies
  • Upgraded electron to 1.7.5
  • Automatically set the update channel based on current version (e.g. beta/stable)
  • Remove avatars that were being unset during the set process
  • Fixed case where single app instance didn’t work on linux
  • Added unread mode for microsoft accounts to support focused inbox
  • Updated the mailbox wizards to give more information when picking an unread mode
  • Change hiding behaviour on macOS to remove focus from Wavebox
  • Tighten rules on calendar link opening so non-google links open in external browser
  • Added right click to toggle behaviour to tray icon on macOS
  • Option to hide wavebox from the dock when all windows are hidden on macOS added
  • Added tooling to set custom unread queries in Google
  • Remember the last download folder

How to install Wavebox on Ubuntu 17.04 and derivatives

32bit OS

sudo apt install gdebi


sudo gdebi Wavebox_3_1_16_linux_ia32.deb

64bit OS

sudo apt install gdebi


sudo gdebi Wavebox_3_1_16_linux_x86_64.deb

How to uninstall Wavebox from Ubuntu

sudo apt remove wavebox

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