How can I install a stable version of Evolution in Ubuntu 14.04?

I need to install a stable version of Evolution in Ubuntu 14.04 using the graphic not the terminal.
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Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
Did you check for updates in Update Manager?  There was an update for Evolution but I don't know what it fixes.

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Start the Synaptic package manager and in the search field enter evolution. After that you'll see everything that is relevant to evolution, select what you want installed, and Apply.
Gerwin Jansen, EE MVETopic Advisor Commented:
Latest stable version is 3.12.2, from Preferences -> Ubuntu Software Center, search for Evolution Mail (not just Evolution) and click Install.

<edit> You'll get version 3.10.4
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100questionsAuthor Commented:
Is version 3.10.4 stable?
The versions you install through the Package manager are stable, provided you didn't change from the default repositories to testing or unstable repo's.
Gerwin Jansen, EE MVETopic Advisor Commented:
Is there a reason why you would think that packages installed through package management would not be stable?
Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
Evolution in Ubuntu 14.04 has had at least one update since the original release.
100questionsAuthor Commented:
3.13 which is currently in Ubuntu is not stable.  Once you install it, it tells you.
Gerwin Jansen, EE MVETopic Advisor Commented:
How did you install 3.13?

Package management installs version 3.10.4 which is stable.
100questionsAuthor Commented:
I tried unchecking the other packages which were not part of package manager and it was trying to install 3.10.4 but with no success.  There was an error.
Gerwin Jansen, EE MVETopic Advisor Commented:
I don't understand, where did you uncheck packages? When using the package manager, you should let it resolve dependencies, unchecking packages manually is not adviced.

Side remark: "There was an error." is not helping the expert here answer your question. Add some details!
100questionsAuthor Commented:
get the following error message when I try to install:

 The following packages have unmet dependencies:
 evolution: Depends: evolution-common (= 3.10.4-0ubuntu2) but 3.10.4-0ubuntu2 is to be installed
Gerwin Jansen, EE MVETopic Advisor Commented:
Think you should close this question because you know how to install/get the latest Evolution on Ubuntu. And since you've posted your last error message as a new question here: - this one is finished.
100questionsAuthor Commented:
Unsure if this works.  I need to move on and ask more questions.
100questionsAuthor Commented:
I've requested that this question be deleted for the following reason:

Do not need the answer.
Gerwin Jansen, EE MVETopic Advisor Commented:
First 3 comments given are a solution on how to install the latest stable version of a package, where the third one is mentioning the Ubuntu specific Software Center.
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