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

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Sync errors between iCal and Google Calendars

For the most part iCal and Google Calendars via CalDAV just work for me. But irregularly, throughout the day, iCal will start bouncing in my dock and display a warning like the following: What I ...
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How do I stop iCal from launching Mail.app?

I do not use Mail.app, instead using Postbox 2 for all my email needs. I do use iCal for my calendaring, syncing it with my Google Apps accounts. Whenever iCal wants to send a reminder, it tries to ...
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What do the numbers after an invitee's status in iCal mean?

After the text describing the status of an invitee in iCal (in the context menu for the invitee) there is a number. For example I nearly always see numbers like 1.1 or 1.2: and occasionally I see ...
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How can I use Sparrow to send iCal e-mail notifications instead of Mail.app?

I am really annoyed how iCal uses Mail.app to try to send e-mail notifications. It always pops up Mail.app and I do not want it to at all. How can I make iCal use Sparrow instead to send e-mail ...
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Mail.app in Lion - is there a way to create tasks from email?

I'm not sure if I haven't seen that in earlier versions of Mail.app, but I would really love to have the ability to create a task in iCal from an email - and that this task could link to the original ...
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iCal Google Sync — how to get rid of folders?

I've got my calendars in Google, but when I sync them with iCal I get all these ugly folders. How can I clean this up?
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What does an exclamation point mean next to an e-mail address in an iCal invitation?

I'm getting strange behavior with invitations I send from iCal to another .mac address. The invitations never show up (not in the invitee's inbox, nor in his iOS Calendar or iCal) and my iCal shows an ...
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How to enable Subscribed Calendar to be in read/write mode? [closed]

As today, any Subscribed Calendar is added as Read Only to the iCal Application to confirm that. just double click in a day with the subscribed calendar selected and you will get this annoying popup ...
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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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Is there any way to get rid of the gray area in iCal?

The gray area I'm referring to is the area that's not used, say from 12am to 6am. I want to get rid of this area entirely (It's not the color that's the issue). I don't use that space at all, so it ...
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How can I create an iCal alarm that doesn't get synced to all my computers?

I want to run an Automator script every three weeks that sends an email. I know how to create an alarm in iCal to run the automator script that sends the email. The problem is that the iCal event gets ...
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Delete (Group) Meeting From Calendar

I received an ical invite through gmail, which my IPad3 added to the calendar. But now I'm trying to delete the event, and there is no option to do so. I found a thread of discussion which says ...
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Can you remove calendar items from iCal when using a public calendar feed

When on Facebook, there's an option to get upcoming events in a calendar feed (go to an event, scroll down to the bottom of the page, press "export" and then use the link provided under "Export all of ...
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An anomaly (bug?) in iCal in Lion?

Has anybody else noticed a problem with date display in iCal in Lion? It appears when "Show event times" is activated in the General tab of Calendar preferences. I spotted a date-display ...
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Move a bunch of ical events at once

I have got all the dates and times for my class seminars set in iCal, and I've also made week-long events that coincide with my colleges week numbering. The thing is, I forgot to let out this Easter ...
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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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Delete all events in iCal

How can I delete all events in iCal? I have a bunch of events (some reoccurring) that I want to delete. I don't want to have to manually delete/cut each event. I tried declining the events but that ...