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My wife shares her Google calendar with me. How can I see her events on my Android device?

As what I described above, my wife shares her calendar to me, I can see her events on Goggle online calendar, but on not my Android device. How can I sync that? My phone is Android 4.1 Thank you
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Galaxy S2 Android 4.1.2 - calendar sync option disappeared

I just upgraded my SGS2 to 4.1.2 and I have huge problems synchronizing my Google calendar. First of all, my Google calendar app disappeared. Until here ok, I reinstalled it from Google Play. When I ...
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Android Calendar App Does Not Reliably Display Work Events

I use My Galaxy S5's Calendar App to display my personal (Gmail) and work calendar (Google Apps for work) entries but cannot rely on the accuracy of the Google Apps calendar entries. I have no ...
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Can different calendar apps coexist without interfering with each other?

I have multiple personal Google calendars (all under the same email address), and I have an Exchange calendar for work. I'd like to use the Google Calendar app for my personal calendars and alerts, ...
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How to see Public Holidays via Google calendar on Samsung Galaxy S?

I have Galaxy S with Froyo. Use Google calendar a lot to share appointments with colleagues, and via PC can see a calendar called UK Holidays along with colleagues' calendars. However the calendar on ...
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How can I display different google calendars in different apps?

I would like to have 2 apps for displaying calendars: 1) Show my own personal calendars for multiple accounts 2) Show my work calendar with my teammates I used to use Sunrise to accomplish this but ...
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Google Calendar app - calendar colors and not showing all calendars

I have just received my first Android phone ever. I've been using Google services (mail, calendar) for a long time and have created many "My Calendars" and subscribed to what's called "Other calendars"...
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How to avoid duplicate generated calendar entries?

I'm using Google Calendar on my desktop computer. It seems to auto-generate birthday entries for my contacts in Google Mail. Unfortunately these entries show up twice in "My calendar" in the generic ...
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Google Calendar app: Disable the vertical bar in Month view for certain calendars

Within my Google Calendar app, I have many calendars: some that I have created myself, some public and some shared. When viewing my calendars in Month view, there is a small vertical bar next to each ...
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What is the difference between a reminder and an event in Google Calendar?

Upon clicking on the plus sign in the Android Google Calendar app, I am offered with the choice to either create an Event or a Reminder. What is the exact difference between the two?
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Can I make Google Calendar notifications trigger an alarm not just a notification tone?

I would like my calendar notifications to work like an alarm I would set with the clock app. Is it possible to do that? Or can I only get a single notification tone (and not something that "rings" ...
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Samsung S Planner: day info clouds gone

On my Samsung Galaxy SIII, the Samsung S calendar (/S planner?) home screen widget which uses Google Calendar used to have cloud-like information areas which would be displayed whenever the user ...
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Remove the Reminder feature from calendar

Awhile back my phone asked me if I wanted to turn on the Reminder feature on my Google Calendar app. I answered Yes. Now I'd like to go back and choose No. How can I get rid of the Reminder feature ...
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Push Android Exchange Calendar to Google Web Calendar

Let me start off by saying this question is essentially an updated version of Access synced Exchange calendar from desktop browser but not a duplication I have a work phone with Exchange access over ...
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Why is Google Calendar reminding me it's “Easter Sunday” on 19 Jan 2016?

A recent update to the Google Calendar app on Android enabled Google Keep reminders to be displayed on the calendar - which is what this looks like. However, I have no such reminder set!? It appears ...
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How can I change the vibrate duration for Google Calendar app reminder notifications?

I have a Nexus 5 running Android 6.0.1. I have vibration enabled, and when a Calendar reminder notification triggers, my phone vibrates twice, quickly. This is often too fast/too weak for me to ...
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How can I get Google calendar to play a sound notification for an event?

Is it possible to get an audible notification of an event in Google Calendar? I have a new Android smartphone which I'm trying to fathom out. I'm new to all this.
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Will Android shift Google Calendar events when I go to different time zones?

I'm entering a bunch of events into my Google Calendar on the web interface and am wondering if I should do them all in local time or select the proper timezone. If I explicitly pick a timezone (e.g. ...
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Change input from analog to digital clock in Google apps

So Google changed their alarm clock and calendar a while ago so that instead of entering exact numbers with a numpad (left image), you have to start searching for the exact spot to touch in a radial ...
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Google Calendar Widget Week View

How can I set the Google Calendar Widget to show the week view instead of the month view? I've browsed through all the calendar settings and just can't find any way to modify the widget's view. I can ...
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Persistent Notification for Calendar Events

The Google Calendar app recently updated to the new Material Design look. I've noticed that notifications have changed in a way that I do not like. When a calendar event comes due, it appears as a ...
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Calendar sync with Google Calendar notification time

Events sync-ed from Google Calendar have a default notification time of 10 minutes in advance. Sometimes that's not enough. Is there any way to automate this and have the default be something else? ...
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Google Calendar notifications not working

I loved how I got SMS messages from Google Calendar. Then they removed that, I installed the Mobile App, but I get no notifications. How can I get notifications from Google Calendar Mobile App? Is ...
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Google Calendar install error: Incompatible with other application(s) using the same shared user ID

I'm stacked with the following problem with my first Android device (Ruggear RG960 Apex, Android 4.1.2, rooted using Kingo Android ROOT) I bought about a week ago. The problem is when I'm trying to ...
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How can I tell if I have Samsung or Google calendar app installed?

I have a calendar app installed (rooted Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Android 4.3) App Info shows version "4.3-N900VVRUBMJ7", which matches Samsung's instaled Android version. How can I tell if it's a ...
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Custom sound notification on Google Calendar events

I have many calendars on Google Calendar: Hospital appointment (blue) Birthday calendar (yellow) Payday calendar My career's calendar They are separated by the colours to make it easy for ...
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Google calendar created on PC won't show on galaxy 4 active

I have created a new calendar in my Google calendar and I can't get it to show up on my calendar on my Galaxy 4 Active. I cannot locate a menu icon in the calendar app on the phone to add the ...
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How can I sync accepted only events from Facebook to Google Calendar

So not the ones I declined or haven't responded to, but only the once I have accepted. And not just a list of current events that I manually have to update every once so often.
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How to hide canceled/deleted events in Google Calendar, when syncing events from Exchange?

I'm using the latest version of Google Calendar on Android 5 to sync events from an Exchange server. However canceled and deleted events keep showing up in the Calendar, even though I no longer see ...
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Add google Keep links to google Calendar notes on Andriod

I would really like to link calendar events to keep notes. I found a "hacky" way to do it in chrome on the desktop. Since keep reminders show up in Inbox by Gmail, I can copy the link there and add ...
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LG 3.0 mobile phone

I dropped my LG 3.0 phone. I have lost my calender function. Although the calender icon is on the desk top - when I press it "Microsoft Exchange" and "Google" sign appears. How do I get my calender ...
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Hide S-Planner events

How do I hide an S-Planner event? It is from a calendar I'm synced with, but which I cannot edit. (Alternatively, how do I hide it from my Google calendar?) Thank you.
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Importing non-gmail calendar in Google Calendar

I have a business email/calendar which I access using Thunderbird/lightining. I need to get the bussiness calendar imported into the google calendar, and need to know how to do it. I have tried ...
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Google calendar notifications in double on Galaxy S3

I have used Calendar S, the stock calendar application on the Galaxy S3, for a few years but I recently started using the Google calendar applications instead on my Galaxy S3. The issue I'm ...
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How do I get Google Calendar event invitations through the Calendar app for Android?

In the webapp's settings, there's the option for email or SMS. In the Android settings, there's no option for event invitation notifications. Is there a way to just get a notification from the ...
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Missing “Visibility” option on Lollipop Calendar

Did Google take away the Visibility option for a new calendar event in their Calendar app for Lollipop/5.0? It was present in KitKat/4.4, but I don't seem to be able to find it anywhere. The full ...
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Show tasks in Google Calendar app

There is a "Tasks" calendar that can be selected on the Google Calendar web interface, that displays all Gmail tasks deadlines. This calendar is not shown/synced in the Google Calendar app. Is there a ...
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Show event names on month view in Google Calendar

It's just square dots and lines of your choice of color. Are there any options or ways to get it to show the event's text in the month view as it does in the week/agenda/etc? Edit: Apparently month ...
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Syncing Outlook Calendar Events to Google Calendar

Good morning everyone, I am having a peculiar issue with syncing calendar events between outlook, my phone, and Google calendar. I have been using Android Sync to import all of my outlook calendar ...
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Calendar Event Location: Diallable Conference call number with host/participant code

In attending/hosting conference calls, I'd like to be able to dial the conference call provider and enter the required PIN code directly from the entry in my calendar. The process I currently use is: ...
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How to set google calendar widget as trasparent in kitkat?

My nexus 4 is updated to the last version of google calendar. Now I am not able to set the trasparency option.
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Google Calendar app entries on Android Device inconsistent with web browser entries

I cannot make sense of the entries on my Google Calendar for android application. When compared with the web version of Google Calendar (see screenshots below), I can see the following differences: ...
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Google Calendar sync works only when Google Calendar app is uninstalled

I couldn't get Google Calendar to sync on my Galaxy S3 (with web version of Google Calendar). I did all things recommended on this help page but it didn't help. I also tried removing Google account ...
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A calendar with powerful alerts

I just bought a Samsung Galaxy 2, coming from a Nokia 3600. My old cell phone had a quite simple calendar app but when it was supposed to alert me it kept ringing and vibrating until I dismiss it. I ...
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Google Calendar refresh rate/interval?

How long does it take for the Google Calendar app to refresh calendar events? (It definitely doesn't seem to use push notifications, but I can't figure out the refresh interval.)
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Sync Galaxy S4 Google Calendar with Google Calendar desktop version

I downloaded the latest (as of OP's writing) Google Calendar app to my husband's Galaxy S4 phone. Auto-sync was turned on, but calendar events from his Google Calendar desktop do not appear. I had no ...
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Galaxy S4 Calendar settings not saving

I prefer Google Calendar over Samsung's built in calendar app on the S4, for notifications. I don't need to remove the latter, and can't seem to; I just don't want it to display notifications. So I ...
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How to dismiss an individual entry from the Calendar Notifications list?

On my Nexus 5 phone running Android 4.4, if I have several calendar notifications come at the same time, I can easily dismiss them all at once by either: 1) pulling down the notification menu (...
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Jewish calendar in new Google Calendar?

I just installed the new Calendar app from Google, but unfortunately I don't see the Hebrew calendar events that appear in the web app, or in the old version that shipped with the device. I do like ...
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Google Events and Contacts not Showing Up in Outlook

I own a Nexus 5. I have an Office 365 email account that I use to run my small business. When using KitKat, if I entered a contact or calendar appointment in the contact/calendar app that I was using, ...