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

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Can't dismiss invites from shared Google calendars in Calendar.app

At work we use Google Apps for Work. The calendar feature in Google Apps for Work allows you to add other colleagues' calendars to your own so that you can see their schedules. When I import my work ...
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Can I stop getting invites in Calendar.app for events i'm not invited to?

I'm using Google Apps at work and it adds a bunch of calendars for my coworkers to Calendar, which is exactly what I want. However I keep getting invitation notifications for events I'm not actually ...
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How can I decline current & future events only - iCal?

I want to decline current and future (recurring) events, but leave past events alone. Apple Calendar does not give me this option in any obvious way. How can I do this? (Note: I could have sworn I ...
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Turn off autocomplete event name internal to Apple's Calendar app on Mac OS?

This is not about system autocomplete, it's about an autocomplete internal to Calendar (autocompletion of the name of the event when you create one) - and is there any way to turn it off. I have many ...
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How can I (reliably) delete only future events in Calendar?

In Apple's Calendar app, it is not always possible to delete future events as a group. It seems to consistently be possible when I create a repeating event on my own calendar, but apparently not ...
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Remove an erroneous email address from iCal invitee list

I would like to remove an erroneous email address from an event's auto-completion list (via Add Invitee) in iCal. OX S' Mail application provides a Remove from Previous Recipients List option, ...
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How to find and remove duplicate calendar entries (Mac OS, Yosemite)

I'm using the Calendar application on Mac OS X 10.10.1 "Yosemite". The calendar is laden with many years of history, and I've just imported some data from a phone as well. It turns out that some of ...
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How do you add a suite or apartment number to a location in Calendar?

How can the suite number, apartment number, etc. be added to the location in Calendar on MacOS? I'm using Mojave v10.14.3. This was supposedly answered in a Previous Question but that answer isn't ...
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Weird behaviour with google calendar and iOS

I use Gmail for my work email and calendar, and I've added the Gmail account to the macOS native Calendar and Mail apps. All is working well on the Mac. When someone invites me to a meeting I see the ...
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Alerts set on shared calendar events (not alerting the share-ee)

I have been searching for this and can't figure it out. If I create a calendar event and set the alert - my family gets notified of the event and can see it in their calendar. However, the attached ...
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How does iOS handle ics files?

I have a server running that simply returns ics file on a get request. I emailed the link to myself, and clicked on this link in the apple mail. Apple Mail redirects me to safari, request to the ics ...
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“The server responded with an error” (HTTP 404) with Google calendar

I'm using macOS 10.12, a Google account with multiple calendars, and Apple Mail to send/receive email. When I get invitations from people at work (mostly using Exchange), the emails have an .ics file ...
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Accepting or Declining MacOS Calendar / iCal events with Automator

Problem With Automator, you can select a list of Calendar events via filtering or search. There is an Automator Library action to delete calendar events. However, as far as I can tell, there is no way ...
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'Add notes' to a Calendar event using Automator

I would like to build a 'Service' for selected text which: Get the currently selected text Creates an Calendar event adds the selected text as a 'note' for that Calendar event I prefer Automator for ...
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How to force update of shared calendar (in OS X Yosemite)?

I shared a calendar as a public calendar in the Apple Calendar app: How can I update the shared calendar when I add or modify entries? I assume this should happen automatically, but even after 1 hour ...
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How to turn off date links in OSX?

In Messages and other apps, the date linking is sometimes a little unnecessary: Is there a way to turn off data detectors on Yosemite across the board? I know you can turn off Mail data detectors ...
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Gmail calendar do not receive answer from iCloud calendar

Problem: I do not see whether an iCloud user accepted/declined my invitation which I created in Gmail Calendar. My steps: I create a new event in Gmail Calendar. Add them user with iCloud email ...
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CalenderAgent: howto allow connection only if needed?

I use Little Snitch, and there I can see that CalenderAgent still connects to Google and iCloud even if iCal is not running. For several reasons I want to allow CalenderAgent to make connections only ...
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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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ICloud /iCal can't accept/decline invitations?

When I receive an invite I do not get an email nor does the invite appear in iCal. If I log on to iCloud.com I do see the invite but when accepting/declining I get a message that my Calendar is not ...
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Why won't iCal delete meetings when I'm sent a cancellation notice?

I'm on Lion. I have a client who sends meeting invites from her Outlook account (I think also Exchange server). If I click on the .ics attachment it goes into iCal and I can accept/decline/maybe. If ...
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New iCal Meeting requests opening old calendar items

Ever since upgrading to Mountain Lion (10.8.2), I'm having an issue with my Calendar. It seems like all of the new meeting invites I receive are incorrectly associating with old meetings (2009 and ...
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Snooze button not working for iCal on Lion and Mountain Lion

I've been using iCal (now called Calendar.app) to view my Google Calendar calendars for a long time and generally haven't had a problem. However, in the last few weeks or months I've noticed that ...
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iPhone: How do I change the default start time of an event?

Often I find myself finishing a meeting and setting up one the following week, same time same place. Apple is pretty good about suggesting the place and even autocompleteing the title, but the time ...
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Problem adding .ics file to Iphone X Calendar

I had a problem adding .ics files to my Iphone X calendar. I created an .ics file on my other Android phone and I am able to add this .ics-file-event to my Google calendar and many others. But when I ...
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How to add corporate calendar to apple calendar in iphone

I work at a company where we need to install admin profile in iphone to get access to corporate mail and calendar. Only option to access those without company profile in my phone is to use Gmail and ...
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Can't respond to .ics event invites in Calendar MacOS 10.14.2

I have a very important calendar invite to respond to and I can't. It is a .ics attachment emailed from Outlook. When I double click on it the event populates in Calendar, but I can't respond. I ...
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Change Default Calendar Alert

Calendar's default alert sends a text message, but I prefer email. Setting an email alert requires several extra mouse actions. Is there a method to change Calendar's default behavior? macOS 10.13.6, ...
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Allowing HTTP connections to connect with iCal (SSL error)

While attempting to connect to my iCal via another laptop I get an SSL error that looks like this: Now I read somewhere that you can fix this by adding an NSAppTransportSecurity key to a plist, I've ...
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How do I change the color of an event?

How do I change the color of an event in Mac High Sierra Calendar? I am trying to import and synch my Google Calendar events with the Mac High Sierra native calendar (iCal ?). I can successfully ...
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macOS Siri shows scheduling event on wrong day

This is weird… I've recently upgraded from Mavericks to Sierra, so I've been getting used to having Siri on my computer. I schedule things all the time with her on my phone, but on the desktop it's ...
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CalendarAgent (CoreData) creating hundreds of errors in the console

CalendarAgent is having some kind of issue and is creating hundreds (no exaggeration) of errors in the Console. I cannot find a way to resolve it. Functionally, the Calendar app itself works fine so ...
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Adding sequential days in ical

Is there a way to have a running total as an all day event on ical? Such as "days since last cigarette"?
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Calendar not working and freezing

My calendar has made copies of all the birthdays of my Facebook friends and has created individual calendar for each of those. I cannot use the Calendar app at all. It takes about 10-15 seconds to ...
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iCal not syncing with Google Apps after upgrade to Sierra (10.12.1)

I recently upgrade by Macbook to 10.12.1 and I am now getting persistent 403 errors when trying to sync the calendars between Google and iCal. I have tried removing my Google account re-adding and I ...
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How can I remove a Google internet account when the Google account has been closed?

I recently closed my google account and now I would like to remove the corresponding account in iCal which was linked to my google account. When I go to "Internet Accounts" and then click on the ...
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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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Add calendar event after certain event?

If I have a few 'Today is C' scattered around my calendar randomly, is there any way I can add an iCal event after on all the days that contain an event title 'Today is C'? Quite confusing, but this ...
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Is there a way to add reminder item to shared list in iCal?

I'm trying to add a reminder to a shared list in iCal, but I do not see the list as an option in neither the "Get Info" window nor in the "Calendar" menu drop down list. This shared list was shared ...
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Problem with all day events on iPad calendar spanning multiple days instead of one

I'm having an issue editing all day events on my iPad calendar. If I reschedule an event to the following day, it now spans the two days instead of just one. The issue only happens on my iPad. I can ...
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Sync iCal and contact with Windows Mobile 6.5 in OSX Lion

How can I sync iCal and Address Book with Windows Mobile 6.5 in OS X Lion? I would prefer a simple solution. I very much don't want this information on the Internet and am willing to wait for my ...
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Is there a hook for triggering scripts when a particular notification is displayed?

I'm trying to set up some system behaviors to occur when particular iCal or GCal events begin and end. Is there a way to hook into the notifications system (e.g., via a LaunchAgent) to make the Mac ...
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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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How to revert single iCloud calendar event edits/deletions?

I have accidentally deleted an event from a shared iCloud calendar. Is there a way to restore it? I don't want to restore the whole calendar from an earlier backup. Some new events have been added ...
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Issues with Scheduling and Outlook Email / Outlook App / Integrated Mail on iOS?

I have the following installed on my systems: Windows Outlook iOS Integrated Calendar / Mail Integrated Outlook Mail A meeting was scheduled to do an test install and rollback of a system, and ...
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Calendar shows too many weeks in “Month” view

Is there a way to reduce the number of weeks shown in Calendar's "Month" view? The stock layout shows 6, and I'd prefer 4 so the day boxes would be larger. macOS 10.13.6, Calendar 10.0
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calendar spoils links in events from exchange calendar

Exchange server seems to have some link-wrapping routine, so if event creator writes a link to meeting room (e.g. https://meet.example.com/join/room1234), it becomes wrapped (e.g. https://...
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How to get calendar invites to come in as iCal when i use a gmail address as my appleID?

I use myname@gmail.com for my appleid username. If i wish to send an invite to my icloud calendar, how can i do so? I have myname@icloud.com and myname@me.com email addresses that are associated with ...
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Calendar + Automatically Duplicate Entries in Different Calendar

This might be an odd question, if what searching the web has turned up so far is any indication. When I enter a calendar event, I would like Calendar.app to create a duplicate entry in a different ...
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How to set default calendar for “found in mail” appointments on macOS?

I have a number of email accounts and calendar accounts, including an Exchange calendar. When someone invites me to an event via my Exchange email address, it shows up correctly on my Exchange ...