A calendar is visual representation of time, often charted by months, weeks, or days. Often, a calendar app will help one organize events on a calendar, and sometimes provide alerts or reminders as well.

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How do I create a scheduled task that deletes files of a certain name everyday?

Our voicemail system sends our messages to us via email as mp3 files. When I download the file, it comes down as "message.mp3", but of course OSX will rename them "Message (x).mp3" when you have more ...
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How to change the default settings for a new event in native Calendar?

I like to keep alarms set on the ios7 native calendar app. But it doesn't appear to have a place to change the default settings so that the alarms always appear when I create a new item. Is there a ...
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Apple Calendar Sync

I have two Apple IDs (one for work and one home, which is new to me). I recently shared the two calendars with each other. They are showing up as linked on the bottom when I click on the calendar ...
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how to exporting outlook 2011 calendar event using applescript

i try to exporting selected outlook calendar event using apple script but get an error: error : microsoft Outlook got an error : can't make vevent of calendar event id 5680 into type specifier ...
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Pausing Calendar notifications during presentations

While giving a talk (PDF file rendered by Preview) from my MacBook, I'd like to make sure that my upcoming appointments do not show up during the talk. Is it possible to pause these notifications? ...
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iCloud holiday calendar appeared in Calendar app

I opened up Calendar this morning and a new calendar appeared under "Other" The calendar is Mexican Holidays and it is a calendar subscription from iCloud. I didn't add it nor do I live in Mexico. I ...
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Exchange calendar listed twice

I have one (just one) Exchange account configured: But Calendar shows it twice: In the Accounts tab of the Calendar preferences it also listed twice: and if I try to remove one of them I am ...
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Calendar show more all-day events

Is it possible to increase the area dedicated to all-day events? It grows automatically up to 5 events, the 6th is partially shown and from the 7th they are hidden.
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Suddenly lost all contacts and calendar entries

My iPhone just lost all of my contacts and calendar entries, except for 5 contacts that I haven't used in years and actually deleted a few months ago. It also lost my saved player info for at least ...
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Can't sync Calendar to iOS7 iPod Touch 5 via USB

I connect my iPod Touch 5 running iOS7 to my 2011 13" MacBook Pro running Mavericks and iTunes 11.2.2 (3). "Sync calendars" is ticked. I sync. Calendar app on iPod won't sync. It displays outdated ...
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Moving subscribed calendar dates

I have subscribed calendar that I downloaded from a site, I am behind the schedule so I want to move the dates of the calendar but I cannot. How can I do that? Or do I have to again open the iCal ...
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iPhone 5 and iPad Air calendar Time Zones

My calendar on both my iPhone 5 and iPad Air is beyond screwed up. The most common problem is that an entry moves from the time I set for it. I live in France but I purchased the phone in New York. I ...
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Determining the date/time/recurrence of a cancelled meeting Outlook ics file in Mail.app/Calendar?

In OS X 10.9.3, Mail.app 7.3 (1878.2), iCal/Calendar.app 7.0 (1841.1), when I get a cancellation in Mail.app from someone using Outlook/Office365/Exchange, I may see in the subject line that a meeting ...
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Prevent OSX from auto-detecting and deleting dates in iCal, Reminders

I use iCal's month view, so when creating an event I put it as all-day and put the event time in the title, like so: "3:30 meeting with Steve", "9am-10am TYO-NYC flight" (if you find it unusual, I'm ...
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Outlook for Mac 2011: is there a way to make this calendaring dialog never appear?

People often send me Outlook meeting invitations to give me a heads up about events (in this case, mostly video shoots) about which I need to be aware, but which I don't need to attend. For the ...
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Calendar events disappear

On my old 3GS all my calendar events remained "forever". On my 5c they disappear. I'm not sure how soon-? a couple of months? It's making me crazy and messing up my health care finances. Is there a ...
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Cloud data backup tool

I'd like to automatically backup my mail (IMAP), my contacts (CardDAV) and my Calendar (CalDAV) from my provider to my local system. It should be a separate solution, nothing like "Export it from ...
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Allow Dashboard access to Calendar

I clicked a date on the Calendar Dashboard widget and was prompted whether I wanted to allow Dashboard access to my Calendar. Not realising what this meant, I did not grant access. Now, I would like ...
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Calendar Alert Snooze not working in Mavericks

Is anyone else having trouble with Mavericks Calendar alerts not recurring after you've "snoozed" them? I have a series of calendar alerts for bill paying which typically start alerting me 5 days ...
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A calendar app that shows different projects side by side in columns?

I want to find an app (preferably for OSX and iOS) that shows all my different project calendars side by side in columns. For several years now, I've been using a spreadsheet: Every row is one day, ...
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Hack tool for brighten calendar color imported to iOS Calendars?

I only have one Google calendar imported to the iOS. I would like to have it brighten, at least easily to notice. I sync it with the CalDAV to have the same colors which I define in Google Calendars. ...
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Why Do I Need iCloud to use my Calendar iPhone 4S

I keep seeing other people asking the same question I have about the issue with their Calendar on their iPhone. The plus sign is grayed out and you can't add any events, not even using Siri. But all ...
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Local WiFi sync in Mavericks 10.9.3 iTunes

With iTunes contact and calendar sync over USB reinstated in 10.9.3, does this change also reinstate the ability to locally synchronize over WiFi (i.e. not cloud sync) as is available in Mountain ...
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Remove a single event from Calendar subscription

I am subscribed to Apple's holiday calendar, which is very useful. However, some holidays are not of interest for me - is there a way to delete selected events manually while keeping the rest of the ...
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How does one get around the missing sync agent problem in Mavericks to sync with Outlook?

How does one get around the missing sync agent problem in Mavericks to sync with Outlook? If one tries to sync calendars or contacts through Itunes or with Outlook there is a whole part of the OS ...
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Adding alarms to a calendar entry using AppleScript in Mavericks causes error

I have following scripts (see bottom) that is meant to open all calendar entries and create alarms for each. This is working fine on 10.8.x. I've been testing the same script on Mavericks and I'm ...
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Launching/showing calendar from the menu bar

Is there any app that would allow me to preview the calendar from the menu bar (i.e. show calendar with a single click)? It's all I need, I don't even need to open calendar from that app, though it ...
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iOS7: How do I find a location in Maps and assign it as the location on a calendar entry?

I like that the Calendar now allows assigning a location to an entry which can then be opened in Maps. Unfortunately it appears to be confined to locations assigned to contacts - which make sense if ...
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Is it possible to change Calendar.app's color scheme to give today a more distinct background color?

I'm running 10.8.5. I use Calendar.app pretty heavily (it's hooked up to the Exchange server at work) and my only continual beef is that the current day doesn't stand out enough visually. I don't ...
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Google Calendar subscription shared with iCloud

Is it possible to share a Google Calendar subscription with multiple iCloud users? My sister has given me complete shared access to her Google Calendar so I can publish it to my iCloud calendar and ...
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How can I add locations to iCal events?

The OS X Calendar app will suggest locations as I enter text into the location field of an appointment; but in practice, it does a terrible (technically, an astonishingly terrible) job of suggesting ...
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Thunderbird needs to login google every time (CalDAV)

Befor: I use Thunderbird/Lightning for my mails and for my calendar. This issue is about the calendar. I'm a google-user. A short while ago I started to change from "Provider for Google's calendar" ...
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Problems with calendar updating from Outlook

Recently my i-phone 5 stopped updating my outlook calendar. I can update on the phone and it transfers to my computer but not vice-versa. I am running Windows 7 Outlook 365 and ios 7 (I have not ...
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How can I keep iPhone Calendar Entries when Doing iCloud Backup?

Every time I do an iCloud backup, my iPhone calendar entries disappear. Is there a way that I can keep the entries on my iPhone when I do backups to iCloud?
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MS Outlook Calendar with color categories sync to iPhone

I have a problem with the iPhone calendar and the Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync calendar category colors. Is there a app which is compatible with the MS Exchange category colors? I understand that ...
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Can I add EAS support to Mac OS

Is there a plugin, or some third party solution that I can install on OSX to get EAS support for native calendars and contacts apps? I'd like to add "internet accounts" in the settings for my ...
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Getting old calendar events back

I didn't know that the Calendar doesn't display events older than 1 month. How do I get the older events displayed? And, can I avoid this problem in the future by exporting an archive of my calendar ...
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outlook.com calendar and contacts sync

I recently started using a mac, and my mind was blown by the fact that I can't sync my live.com calendar with the default calendar app (same goes for contacts). I don't understand why this is the case ...
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How to delete iPad calendar events when no edit option appears

How can I delete iPad calendar events when no edit button appears? Clicking on events only results in "details" button.
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iphone default alert not being set on new calendar events created from mail

I have the default alert time for events turned on, set to 30 minutes before. This works if I create a new event from within the calendar. However, if I create a new event following a link from email, ...
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How can I turn off drag and drop appointments in iOS 7 calendar app on iPhone?

How can I turn off drag and drop appointments in iOS 7 calendar app on iPhone? I often accidentally modify appointments. This is especially a problem with events that are shared via invitation.
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Is there a plugin for hotmail calendars

I'd like to see my hotmail calendars using iCal (or if need be, another calendar tool). I have a new mac running Maverick and I'm blown away by the answers I'm seeing online. I don't want to forward ...
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Calendar facebook events

I am on Mavericks and have my facebook account set up correctly as i get notifications for new comments and messages but for some reason the calendar app wont get my facebook events. I am presented ...
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Apple Calendar: Share busy/nonbusy information for several calendars

I have a set of calendars, which I would like to share together as busy/nonbusy. That is, I want others to see (on a single calendar) whether I am busy in any calendar at a given date or not. This ...
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How do I get my calendars back?

Recently, I ran into a problem with the Apple Calendar app on my laptop. In Fantastical, the calendars displayed correctly on both iOS, my laptop, and my work iMac. The only inconsistent place was my ...
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iCal share multiple calendars with one person

I'd like to share all my calendars with my boss. She shares her calendars with me using Google Calendar and I was hoping doing the same with my calendars. How can I share multiple calendars to be ...
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Calendar (iCal) .ics format

I have a handful of events that I want to enter into Calendar. Since I have a lot of events, I'd like to copy/paste into a file and import the file, rather than enter them manually. Does anyone know ...
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How do I edit custom repeat intervals for events on iOS?

I created an event on my Mac's calendar that was scheduled to repeat every Tuesday and Wednesday. Later, on my iPhone, I wanted to change the repeat interval to Wednesday and Friday instead, but I ...
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Setting Outlook.com contacts and calendar on OSX

There are similar questions regarding the synchronization of Outlook.com on AskDifferent, mostly related to the native OSX Mail app. However, I'm particularly interested in connecting the Contacts and ...
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To sync AudioMemos timestamps with your calendar?

I am trying to find a way how I can sync the timestamps of my recordings to my calendar so I know when I have recorded things. I am using the application AudioMemos at the moment. How can I sync ...