Apple's calendar application, bundled with every OS X installation. Renamed to "Calendar" in 10.8 Mountain Lion.

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iCal allows 25,000 events on iCloud. How do I get more?

iCal allows 25,000 event entries to be backed up on iCloud. I need more. Is there a way to go over this limit, or segment the iCal file into years, and only activate locally (on my desktop Mac) the ...
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How can I correct/delete iOS holidays on iDevice

I discovered a number of strange entries in iCal on my iDevices which I didn't enter, and also were just on this device and neither my Mac nor the other device. After a little search I found that my ...
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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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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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How to disable “changing a repeating event” dialog in Mac calendar?

I have a number of repeating events in Calendar (formerly iCal). I often make changes to individual ones on-the-go, but every time it asks me this: Is there a way that I can make the default ...
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Debugging Exchange account setup

I have an Exchange account with an on-premises domain, but the mailbox lives in Office 365. In addition, my email address is different than my Windows domain login. When I try to add my Exchange ...
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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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Calendar app not able to add subscription to “on my mac”

How do I get apple calendar to add calendar subscriptions to my greyed out "On My Mac" section? I am not able to add calendar subscriptions to my "on my mac" subscription section, instead I am forced ...
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I can't remove alarms set with old apple mail app

I set some alarms using older mail program that came with OS X 10.6. During all upgrades, the alerts were preserved, but now I want to remove them and I can't find where they are defined. They are not ...
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Ical and Iphone 5s - Syncing Issue

This problem started about a week ago: When I add events to my Google Calendar via iPhone they do not sync with iCal. When I add events to my Google Calendar via iCal they do sync to my iPhone. I ...
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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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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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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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Disable iCal.app Exchange account

How do I really disable an iCal.app Exchange account? In Preferences->Accounts I have unchecked "Enable this account", but I notice that when I am connecting to a wifi portal that has an interstitial ...
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What does this icon that looks like an askew wireless symbol mean in Calendar?

I have iCal synced with Google Calendar and would like one of my accounts to also sync with iCal. In order to fix this problem I am trying to understand what the icon in two and three below mean. ...
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Invitation option not shown in iCal

At my company we have a shared iCal calendar. Some users are able to add invitees to an event and others cannot — it isn't even there as an option. I suspect I have some setting wrong, but I don't ...
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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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iCloud alternative for a calender sync

I am looking for an alternative to iCloud's calender sync between my Mac and my iPhone. Like many others, I really didn't appreciate the fact that you're now forced to use iCloud to sync your ...
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CalenderAgent: howto allow connection only if needed?

I use LittleSnitch, and there i can see that CalenderAgent makes still connection to Google and iCloud even iCal is closed. Because of several reason..., I want to allow CallanderAgent making ...
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iCal terminating sync with exchange with NSCocoaErrorDomain Code=1560 on Maverics

i have a big problem with my iCal and companies exchange server. With just upgraded Maverics everything worked fine, but after the clean image based install i get the following error: 27.02.14 ...
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Can I make Calendar on OS X automatically show me more upcoming weeks when focusing on today?

In Calendar on OS X (I’m using Mavericks), in month view I can hit CMD-T to focus on today’s date. When I do this, Calendar shows me all weeks in the current month. Near the end of the month (like we ...
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Mac Calendar add shared calendar for email account with 2 letter email address

One of the meeting rooms at our new offices has a short email address (tv@ourdomain.com). The calendar sharing function only works on a search for email addresses (I can't type in an address ...
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Mac Calendar has stopped allowing events to be entered on Sundays from month view?

Mac Calendar has stopped allowing events to be entered or viewed on Sundays from the Month view. If I double click on a date on the month view, for a Sunday, nothing happens but if I go to the day ...
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iCal does not open correctly invites sent from Outlook

When someone from Outlook sends an invite is shows at incorrect time in my iCal. I looks like it doesn't take the timezone of the sender into account. If i open the same .ics file with Outlook then ...
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Can't enable Gmail calendar syncing

I'm trying to enable calendar syncing for my work Gmail account (in System Preferences > Internet Accounts). I already have Mail and Messages enabled on the account with no problems. When I try to ...
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Change all birthday events to occur yearly in iCal?

I want to make all birthday events in my iCal repeat yearly(some of them were not added with "repeat yearly" set). I am doing them on a event by event basis but that is too painful. Is there a way to ...
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Push update to iPhone calendar

I have a client that schedules appointments for their customers. Sometimes appointments change, or new appointments need to be updated for a customer. Is there a way to develop a native app that ...
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One iCloud calendar not showing up in iCloud?

I have a Macbook Pro running Mavericks, and I use iCloud for my calendar as I have other iOS devices. I was able to export a rostering service I use onto iCal, and it shows up under 'iCloud' ...
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Apple Script Calendar permissions with a locked screen

at my work machine I've written an AppleScript that writes an reminder email for our group meeting. It is triggered by an event in Calender through Open Application at time of event and then ...
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iCloud/Google calendar sync issues on OS X 10.9.1

I have recently upgraded to Mavericks, 10.9.1. I am trying to share my diary with my wife, we both use the OS X Calendar and I decided to sync using iCloud. I also have calendars in Calendar synced ...
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How do I get the Calendar app to stop asking me for my gmail password?

Since upgrading to Mavericks, the Calendar app will pester me for my gmail password every half hour or so, even though it already has the correct password stored. I've tried changing the password, ...
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Time Entry on IPhone

How can I enter times on an iPhone directly so that I do not have to go through the scrolling rotating standard time widget. It is much quicker and easier to type 1545 rather than scroll from now ...
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Creating Calendars on my Mac

I would like to be able to take my iCal off iCloud entirely. I've attempted to disable it using both iCloud preferences and iCal account settings- and both times the calendars disappeared. However, ...
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iCal calendar for official holidays in Berlin city

Where I can get an iCal calendar for official holidays in Berlin city? Any thing like that?
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How do I set seeing events set for different timezones in their home-local time?

For travellers, the Timezone Support feature might be a nice one. But it is not, as far I can see. Let's make an example. I am away from my home in Prague - I went to a business trip in California. ...
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How can I create an iCal realtime backup?

I'd like to create an event in iCal and either 1) save it to multiple calendars, such as create an iCloud event and have it save simultaneously to another calendar, or 2) upon creating an iCloud ...
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Unknown birthday appeared on my calendar, cannot remove

A birthday just appeared on my iCal -- a name I do not know, no association to it. I cannot remove it and there is an alert tag on the iCal icon at bottom of screen. Have I been hacked? Any way to ...
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Google Calendar set up failed

I was trying to set up Google Calendar on my new Mac. After following the steps from this Google support article, I ran into this absolutely useless error message: Any ideas how to fix it?
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Can I automatically launch an app at a specific time on Mavericks?

For years, I've been using iCal to automatically launch apps using alarms. I'd create a new event in iCal and set the alarm to launch an app rather than show a notification. The option to set alarms ...
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How do you hide specific or certain calendars in the Mavericks Calendars (iCal) App?

I have multiple calendars from different services like Gmail, iCloud, etc. All the calendars together take up too much room to view in the year view of the Calendars app. Also, some calendars are for ...
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Automatic Window Switcher

I'm looking for a Mac app that will accomplish the following: Switch between two full-screen mac apps - Tweetdeck and iCal, automatically on a timed interval. Back and forth without stopping. We ...
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Can't delete one event from series in calendar.app from a google calendar

I have a series of events in a Google calendar that's connected to Calendar.app. When I try to delete one event (I confirm in the prompt that I want to delete the one event) in the series it reappears ...
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Can I change the color of the current date in Mavericks Calendar?

Unlike previous versions of Calendar, Mavericks Calendar uses a color to indicate the current day. This color clashes with many of the colors I've been using for years for various calendars (and is ...
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Is there a way to set a default color for a calendar?

I have a Mac, a MacBook Pro and an iPhone. My laptop adds events in green but my iPhone & Mac both add them in purple. Can I set it up so events added to my calendar by my desktop are blue? ...
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Proper way to sync Google Cal to iCal

I have a google calendar and I need to have several iCal sync and pull updates from this Google Calendar. However, I went in and used prefs->add account to setup sync. I was told this was not the ...
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Stop Calendar email alerts, while keeping message

I'm in college, so I would like it if my computer/phone reminded me about classes, meetings, etc., but without an email alert. For repeating events I go in and make one, set the times and when it ...