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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Is it possible to include a shared calender from Exchange in the calendar app on Mac OS X?

I've Mac OS X 10.9.5 installed. On this machine you can find the calendar app. In Outlook it is possible to add a shared calendar from exchange. Here I don't need a username/password. I can easily add ...
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Why are my icloud calendars and contacts (and a lot of other things) showing up on my dad's computer (he has a different apple id)

I just upgraded to ios 9 on my iphone 5c this morning and an hour after doing it my calendar events and reminders notifications started appearing on my dad's computer screen. Also, my contacts were ...
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Change location type in calendar

When I add an event in calendar and i want to add a location, it comes up as longitude and latitude. How do I change this to default as an address instead?
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How can I have Calendar use an audible alarm for alerts?

Today I missed an event alert because I stepped away from my desk for a few minutes. What settings would affect whether Calendar Alerts have an audible alarm? Is there a way to force an audible alarm ...
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Is there a way to show the calendar on iPhone lock screen?

I used to be a Windows Phone user and I loved the way the calendar (a today's agenda) is shown on the lock screen. So I was wondering if there's a way to see a days's events on the iPhone lock screen. ...
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Wrong name on Mail app

I'm using Yosemite and I've added my Google account to my Internet Accounts and when I receive emails to that account the name is displayed as Holidays in New Zealand. This is somehow funny and wrong. ...
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Calendar misbehaviour: “+” stopped working, events disappeared

All of a sudden, I cannot add new events in iCal on my iPhone 4. It also seems that all previously scheduled events have disappeared. And now, because I just went to check to make sure about stuff ...
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How can I query repeating items in Calendar with AppleScript?

I want to run an AppleScript to check my calendar every sunday for the next week, and if there is a repeating all-day event, put it as a note into Evernote. I successfully wrote the script that can ...
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I cannot delete a birthday event on my iPad 2

I cannot delete a birthday event from my iPad 2 which I never put there. I attempt to delete the event and it comes right back.
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Default to ActiveSync for Exchange Calendar

Even though I have Exchange ActiveSync set up in my iPhone 6 settings, when I create a new appointment it defaults to iPhone calendar instead. How do I set the ActiveSync calendar as the default?
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Menu CalledndarClock iCal Functionality in OSX Yosemite

In OS X 10.8.5 there was a native menu item called Menu CalendarClock iCal. It let the user select the clock on the menu bar and it would the show a drop down of an essentials of your calendar to ...
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Events change back to default values in OSX Calendar

I have a problem with my Calendar on my Mac OSX 10.9.5. I normally double click on any date and create a new event. I give it an appropriate name and the correct time and after 2 to 5 seconds some of ...
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Adding calendar events on iPhone

The calendar new event page which you say should have a "Done" only has cancel or add buttons. Press either and what you have written disappears. No way to save calendar event that I can see
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Stuck calendar entries that send weekly notifications

Every week my Mac sends me notifications for 3 weekly calendar entries that have long since been removed from my calendar which I sync from Google calendar. I can't see them in any of my calendar ...
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OSX Calendar app invitations keep returning after acceptance

I am using Yosemite with Calendar 8.0. My calendar is linked to my Gmail account. When I accept event invitations through the Calendar app, after some time they will revert to the unaccepted state, ...
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Lost calendar icon on 4S iPhone

My calendar icon accidentally got deleted. How do I recover & restore that icon to my screen.
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How to reset Calendar and Reminders on OS X Yosemite?

I just hit a nasty bug in Calendar.app and Reminders.app on Yosemite. For some reason, calendars also appear in Reminders.app as empty reminder lists and reminder lists also appear in Calendar.app as ...
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Outgoing email for calendar alerts

I have multiple email accounts in Mail (Gmail, Exchange) and multiple calendars are set in Calendar. I got email alerts from Calendar that are sent with my Exchange email (Google Calendar alerts too). ...
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iOS: Calendar reminder night before for early meeting

Is it possible to receive a reminder for a meeting that is early the next morning (ideally "early" would be user defined option). Do any any 3rd party iOS apps support this? I've had times where an ...
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Question on calendar and ICS file

I receive emails with ICS files. When I double click on them, the event is created successfully in my calendar but many times it chooses things like "family room" as the calendar. I don't want ...
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Calendar not sending acceptance notifications to meeting organisers (ICS invites) [duplicate]

I am working with iCloud, iPhone and Macbook Pro on Yosemite. I receive ICS calendar invites via mail from a user using Outlook. When I click on the ICS file in the mail, it opens and I can add it to ...
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Calendar Alarm for past events

In earlier Calendar versions, when an event was sheduled at a time where the computer was off, the alarm window would still show up once the computer is turned on. Today Calendar v8.0 it uses with ...
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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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How to add location info to Calendar using “Quick Event”

In OS X Yosemite Calendar, I can quickly add an event by pressing Cmd-N and typing "lunch tomorrow 1-3pm at McDonalds". But how can I set a location? In this example, the event title will be "lunch ...
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OS X Calendar - view shared Google calendars

I've been able to add a Google Calendar (CalDAV) account to OS X Calendar (v6, Mountain Lion 10.8.5) without problem, and all my own calendars show up. Is there a way of seeing calendars others have ...
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Always start Yosemite calendar on today

In my previous version of OSX (Snow Leopard), Calendar always opened to the month, week, or day that includes (or is) today. In Yosemite, Calendar opens to whatever month/week/day you had open when ...
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Apple calendar 'wireless' icon next to secondary Gmail account calendars

I have added my primary Gmail account to Calendar. This primary account has a few associated calendars associated with it. On the right hand side of Calendar under the Google heading, my primary ...
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Can I change the Shared Family Calendar name

The current Mac OS has a concept of family sharing. When you create a family, a calendar "Family" is created in iCloud. It's fine on my computer. Somehow, on my other family member's calendar, the ...
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Automator: Find Reminders by list?

I would like to retrieve all the Reminders in a specific reminders list with Automator. Searching for reminder, the available actions are “Delete Reminders”, “New Reminders Items”, “Filter Calendar ...
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What's a calendar + to do list app that will work on both my MacBook Air and iPhone

I've looked all over for such an app, however the ones I find are either calendar apps (e.g. Sunrise Calendar) or to do list apps (e.g. Any.do). I was wondering if anyone knew of an app that had both ...
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Create service to create calendar event selecting text

I was wondering if it's possible to add a custom service for OS X that is able to create a new event in my (default) calendar when I select some text and right click on it in a webpage, document, ...
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Why is iCloud not syncing my calendars on my iOS devices?

When I create or update a calendar event on one device, it is not being propagated to my other devices via iCloud despite having iCloud enabled for calendars on all my devices and the Apple ID being ...
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Turn Off Calendar Alerts for Certain Calendars

I have several calendars that I need to view an access, but I don't necessarily want the alerts coming in for all of them. Is there a way to turn off all other notifications except my account (in ...
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Decline an Exchange event with a comment

I did not find any way to include a comment when declining an invitation for an event in an outlook calendar. Is there a way to add a reason/comment (similarly to Outlook)? Just sending "declined" is ...
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Acknowledging an Exchange calendar response triggers a new invitation

I have Calendar connected to an Exchange 2010 server. I created an event with several (~40) persons. When someone answers I sometimes (not always) have a notification in Calendar with an "OK" button. ...
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Highlighting over items in Calendar highlights but doesn't go away

I'm seeing this problem in Calendar, but it also happens in some other apps. When I move my mouse over a calendar name, a white box appears behind the text but doesn't go away on it's own. I don't ...
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iPhone calendar “+” button to add events grayed out

In my iPhone calendar, the "+" sign is grayed out and will not allow me to add an event. I have tried going to calendars in iCloud (Settings, iCloud, turn on Calendars) and calendars was on, so I ...
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iCloud cannot enable Calendar and Reminders at the same time

Recently to solve a problem I have been encountering related to iCloud, I had to sign out of iCloud and sign back in. Normally I have all the options enabled except for mail. When I signed in I ...
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Time entries in calendar automatically display month/day/year

When in month view, Calendar in Mavericks (os x 10.9.4) normally displays an event followed by the time. Now calendar automatically adds (after the time) month/day/year. For example, if in month view ...
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How far in the future can I create events on my calendar?

My calendar does not accept events for September 2016 or beyond but will for May 2016. Is there a limited time frame or horizon ?
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Calendar Notifications Don't Stop

The OS X calendar does not stop nagging me about birthdays in the next two days. No matter if I click Close or Snooze, it just goes on showing it to me every few minutes. It's driving me mad. I don't ...
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Turning off Apple's Email alert for my Google Calendar [duplicate]

I am using Google Calendar on Mac's default Calendar application. The problem that I am experiencing is that, if I set an event to have email alert, I will receive three alert emails. One is from ...
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Appointments in Calendar

I have an IMAC that I purchased in Japan in late 2009 annam currently using in the US. My issue is with Calendar, there are appointments showing up that are in Japanese and that I cannot cancel or ...
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Troubleshooting calendar on iphone!

I know this has been asked in the past before. But on my iphone in the calendar the + to add new events is gray. Can someone please help me with this problem? I've tried settings>icloud>calendars and ...
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Calendar 8.0 reminders in GMT

I have Calendar set to my time zone. However, reminder popups still give the time in GMT. How can this be adjusted?
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Error message when adding Calendar Event

When adding a New Event to Calendar on the iPhone6, I get an error message "Cannot Save Event - That event does not belong to that event store." How are events suppose to be added to the calendar?
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Using my iPad with IOS 7.1.2, how can I sync my calendar from my iPad, iPhone, iPad mini to Google claendar?

I realize I can sync my Google calendar to my devices. However, can someone explain to me in simple steps how to get my iPad, iPad mini, and iPhone 5S to return the calendar information to my Google ...
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How can I get iOS reminders to appear on google calendar? [duplicate]

I like setting reminders using Siri (e.g. "remind me to buy milk tomorrow at 8pm"). Siri understands what I am trying to say and pretty smoothly adds the reminder. I would like this reminder to ...
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Yosemite: Calendars corrupted… How to restore?

I've lost my calendars on my OS X box, and the loss was synced up to iCloud. Boo. Hiss. But I do have a good backup on Time Machine from yesterday. I've researched it on the web and tried the various ...
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Can't create events on iPhone 6 calendar

The calendar + icon to add an event doesn't seem to be working - it's grey in colour and when I try to tap it, it doesn't do anything.