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

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Can I set OS X to automatically open ICS files in iCal?

Can I configure OS X so that the default open action on an ICS files is to open it in iCal?
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Calendar app changes colour of a calendar on its own

I have 4 private calendars in my iCloud account, and I've been using them for the last 2~3 years with no problem. I think it was last week when I first saw my blue calendar changing its colour to ...
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Apple mail adding calendar invitations despite this being disabled

I've disabled Apple Mail from automatically adding calendar invitations, however when they're sent to me, they still get automatically added to my Apple Calendar. The problem with this, of course, is ...
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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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How can I change the default alerts of Calendar (iCal)?

I use Mavericks and want to change the default behaviour in Calendar when a new Event is created. In the preferences it is possible to change some of the settings. But I would like to get two default ...
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How can I get Mail to open .ics invites with my Google Calendar?

Right now double-clicking the invite adds it to an iCloud calendar that I don't use, so I have to manually change calendars when I accept an invite.
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Lost all Calendar content and Calendar constantly crashes

After having trouble before with my Calendar I'm now really getting crazy. After having the same trouble as I had before (freezing with an "Updating agendas" message) I removed the file ...
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copy calendar entries from one calendar to another via apple script throws error

i am trying to copy ical entries from one calendar to another using the following script: tell application "iCal" set localEvents to events of calendar "Privat" set remoteEvents to events of ...
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Calendar sharing with iCloud and MobileMe

There are 3 different people, each needing to publish their own calendar, and view/edit the other calendars. Each has an iMac or macbook, and iPhone. Person 1 has MobileMe and is unable to upgrade to ...
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My iCal isn't picking up invitations from iCloud. What can I do?

My boyfriend and I shared a MobileMe family account with our own email addresses. We also had our calendars shared. To keep each other in the loop, we occasionally invited each other to events. ...
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Is there a way to see who created an event in a shared iCal calendar?

I'm using iCal to share numerous calendars with my wife. We're using iCloud to sync them. On occasion, I need to know which of us put an appointment on the calendar, but can't remember. I know ...
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How to view public Exchange calendars from iCal?

In my company, people use shared Exchange calendars to organize their work. They see all the public calendars in Exchange after they login. Sadly, this doesn't work for me on Mac: after adding the ...
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How do I delete an iCal event without sending notifications?

If I try to delete an event on iCal, it offers me these options: Cancel Delete and Notify What if I want to delete without notifying? I'm running iCal 5.0.2 on OS X 10.7.3 using an Exchange ...
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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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Can't add invitation to calendar

My girlfriend sent me an invitation from an Apple device to an alias that sends to both my work and home e-mail addresses. I clicked on the Accept button and it says that I Accepted but I don't see ...
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Configure Apple Mail to always open calendar invites in Fantastical 2

How can I configure Apple Mail to always open calendar invites in Fantastical 2? Typically in OS X dialogs, you'd: Right click on file Select Open With... Choose the application Select Always open ...
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Quick way to clear Calendar notifications?

For some reason, for exchange accounts, if I accept/deny calendar invitations on one computer, it would still stay as an alert on my other computers. The alert would not ask me to accept/reject, ...
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How do I stop email reminder from iCal?

I'm using Google calendar, and I subscribe to my Google Calendar from multiple computers. Whenever I set an event with (an) email reminder(s) on Google calendar, I'll get multiple emails because (1) ...
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Ical error 400 - mavericks

iCal on my Macbook keeps on popping up with the following: The server responded with an error. The request for account “myemail (at) yahoo.com” failed. The server responded with “400” to operation ...
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Event titled “Free” or “Busy”

The Event "Free" or "Busy" keep showing up on my calendar, everyday, and I cannot get rid of them or edit them. How can I eliminate?
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Google Calendar will not WorK or sync with Calendar.app after Yosemite or IOS 8.1.2

Just in last 3 weeks:- Have new computer 3 weeks ago, Yosemite. Had trouble with ical. Would open and load. After perhaps an update, realised the CPU was working hard, fan working hard, activity ...
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How to change the color of Exchange's shared calendar in iCal in 10.10?

I've been in trouble for some days with the Exchange services on our Apple ecosystem. Right now, I want to change the color of the shared exchange calendars. Changing the color of the local calendar ...
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Force a specific version of a framework for a process

So I think it's known that OS X 10.10.5 breaks calendar server because of incompatibilities between the version of Python on 10.10.5 and a specific part of the Calendar Server. It does work in 10.10.3 ...
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Manually move iCal into Lion

How can I import iCal event into Lion from either an iPhone or Snow Leopard? I have a Time Machine backup from Snow Leopard, and an iPhone, each with up-to-date iCal calendars. I have a clean Lion ...
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Is it possible to copy and paste iCal events in iPad / iPhone?

Is there any way to copy an event in iCal in iPad or iPhone and paste it to a different day? At times, I want to keep the original calendar entry, but repeat on a different day? I am not looking to ...
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Apple Calendar does not add forwarded attendees to calendar event

I am running OS X 10.11.2 with Apple Calendar using Google Calendar for Business and Google Mail. Unfortunately forwarded (and accepted) invitations will not be added to the event and marked as such. ...
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Import RSS into iCal

I have an online calendar in an RSS-format. Is is possible to import it into iCal and will it be kept synced automatically? An example of such a calendar is: RSS-Calendar
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iOS iCalendar (ICS) Integration

I am using an ICS-based solution for Mozilla Lightning, using FTP to access and modify an ICS file. How can this be integrated into the iPad? My URLs are of the form: ...
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Email with ICS attachment not showing in iOS Calendar Inbox

My iPhone has several different email accounts on it - one synchronized with an Exchange Server, one using POP on a Yahoo address, and one connected to a Gmail address. When I receive an email that ...
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Is it possible to get an .ics feed from ical?

If i try to publicly share an ical calendar i get a link with webcal://p08-calendars.icloud.com/published/ blah blah blah However, it seems that most services that can accept calendar feeds expect ...
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Calendar (8.0 (2034.9)) cannot subscribe to shared calendar that requires an SSL Certificate

I'm trying to subscribe to a calendar. The website requires an SSL Certificate. I just get an "Error, cannot subscribe to [url]" message. Through the console, I see the following two error messages: ...
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Why does not Calendar.app sync to exchange calendar on Mac OS X?

My problem is not this or this. Error message: "There was an error saving ical data. Calendar App encountered a critical error while saving to the database, and recent changes may be lost. More ...
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How to sync all my Google calendars to iPhone with Exchange

I have three calendars under "my calendars" in my Google account and I'd like to make it sync with my iPhone. This is a Google Apps for Work account so that I can have Microsoft Exchange enabled. The ...
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Why does iCal often say “The server responded: 403 to operation CalDAVSetPropertyQueueableOperation.”

This happens on both my MacBooks running 10.7.3 and has done at least since 10.7 and with iCloud. My calendar seems to work fine from my iPhone. This popup says "Access to account “iCloud” is not ...
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Sync anniversaries with custom label from Contacts with Calendar

Let's say I've got a girl called Anna in my Contacts app. Anna's name day is on the 26th of July. So I add an anniversary "Name's Day" to Anna contact page in my Contacts app using custom labels. Is ...
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Import .ics files programmatically

If I have one or several .ics files, how is it possible to add them to a particular calendar without me using the Calendar app directly? The Applescript library for Calendar doesn't list an import ...
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Make script run without interrupting GUI experience

I have an AppleScript that automatically opens SelfControl.app to help avoid distractions when I want to be working. The script is very similar to automate an Internet content filter, and it is ...
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Why can't I edit events in calendar?

I use my calendar to record service calls. When I do my billing, I like to add the invoice number to the event and change the event from my billing calendar to my completed billing events calendar. I ...
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Google Calendar email notifications sync as pop-up notifications on iPhone

I use Google Calendar extensively. I have Google Calendar set to sync with my iPhone and iPad. I only create events from the Google Calendar website (never from the iOS Calendar app). When you create ...
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Using OS X Server resources on non-Macs

I currently have two Mac Mini servers with several Mac clients and everything works well (DNS, Open Directory, Contacts/Calendar/Messaging, File Sharing, Time Machine, etc). I'm open to introducing ...
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Cannot see/accept/decline invitations from Exchange

My wife and I send each other calendar invitations from time to time. She is on an Exchange account, while I am not. I have a variety of email accounts, including iCloud, Gmail, and non-iCloud, ...
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What sets the language of iCal invitations?

I am using Mac OS X 10.6 configured for English. I am using iCloud configured for English. Why are iCal invitations sent in German?
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Calendar view is messed up

In my iOS 9.0.2 update, my iCal view now has a large tile box that shows the entire "day" with little boxes and lots of different colors. It's really a mess... There's a map now too. I've turned off ...
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Is there any way to configure the email from which calendar is replying to?

I have 4 email accounts setup in Mail and each time I respond to a calendar invite the confirmation is sent from a wrong email account. Is there any way to configure this?
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Disable page curl animation in Lion's iCal

I can live with the skeuomorphic skin of the new iCal, but the useless page curl animation when switching months is both slow and jittery. Is there any way to disable it?
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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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Corruptions within Calendar: duplicates. How to analyse their cause and fix?

I am using Calendar on a Mac running MacOS X Mountain Lion (10.8.5). This Mac is manually regularly synchronized with an iPhone running iOS 7.1.2. This Calendar is storing 15 years of events ...
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iCal event timing?

I have a Mac script that I use to archive mail nightly. It normally runs at 3am. I never see it happen while it's happening, but it works great. I was diddling with it, and wanted to test it out, so I ...
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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 ...