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Questions tagged [calendar]

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Set the calendar display to the correct timezone on Samsung Galaxy Nexus

How do I set the calendar display to the correct timezone on my Samsung Galaxy Nexus phone? For instance, editing of a calendar entry shows 14:00 [Montreal time], but the event display time in the ...
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Calendar read aloud feature

How can I make the Calendar read out its notifications and reminders out-loud? 3rd-party apps would be acceptable too.
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How do I display two different calendars exclusively on 2 different widget?

How do I display two different calendars exclusively from my Google calendar on 2 different mobile app widget?
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Adding Internet Icalendar

Is there some way to subscribe to an internet calendar on Android without logging into Google calendar and adding it there?
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How to extract calendar data from the stock calendar app of Android Gingerbread (2.3.6) without a Google account?

I am confronted with an old Android phone: OS: Gingerbread (2.3.6) Type: Motorola XT320 It holds quite a significant amount of data in its local calendar, operated by what appears to be the stock ...
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Is there an alarm clock app that takes account of personal and/or public holidays?

On my current and previous Android phones (HTC Magic with stock Android 1.6, and Samsung Galaxy S with 2.1 and TouchWiz) there have been pretty good alarm clock apps that allow you to set a a variety ...
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How to backup the Android calendar file (is there such a file)?

Does anybody know which files I need to save in order to have a simple backup? Reason for my question is, that my Galaxy Android smartphone lost all calendar data without any interaction. I found ...
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Why there is no Calendar sync Option on android 4.2.2? (Lenovo A850)

I can't find the sync option for calendar in my new Android 4.2.2 phone. There is every other option such as: Gmail, Google+, Contacts and so on but no calendar! Can somebody help me to make it work? ...
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Cannot share calendars with out having both email accts on Android phone

I am trying to have a shared calendar with my wife. It works great on the PC. but not on our android phones. The only way I have been able to share calendars is by putting her email address in the ...
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How to restore app data backups like logging in to a new device?

Basically, I have lost 60% of all my events in google calendar on both desktop and on android. I know there is a backup of the android app data from yesterday which should hopefully contain the events,...
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Why are calendar events spontaneously appearing in my phone, or Is My Phone Haunted?

Today my phone beeped during class reminding me of an event I never added to my calendar. It said, 'Jason 2/24/16'. Later today I have another event which I never added, 'Jason 2/24/16 3:30p'. ...
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Hide birthdays from MS Activesync calendar

I've a Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) with Android 6.0.1 I've added recently my Microsoft Live account to it as MS ActiveSync to be able to synchronize calendar (Samsung S-Planner). The calendar is ...
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Is it possible to view Google reminders on Android without the Google Calendar app?

I use the Google reminders a lot, and I find the integration with the Google Calendar app very useful. However, other than that, third-party calendar apps are generally better, in my view, than the ...
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How can i customize the built-in calendar view of Android? [closed]

Actually, I need to develop an calendar app with events. So, when users click an date on calendar cell(It needs to be cellular like grid or table) they will be able to input an event on calendar then ...
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How do I set a default calendar-app in Android (Jelly Bean)?

I've installed PocketInformant and use it as my calendar app on my phone with Jelly Bean. However, when I get appointment/calendar event reminders, it's the stock calendar that notifies me. This is a ...
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How to reinstall Calendar Storage?

I wanted to uninstall the default Calendar app to replace with Google Calendar. However, I accidentally uninstalled Calendar Storage before uninstalled the default Calendar app. The Google Calendar ...
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Stop weather forecast calendar events on smart watch

I have a Garmin Fenix 5 connected to a Pixel XL. On the Fenix 5, the calendar widget shows a weather forecast as an all day event. This is redundant (there is already a weather widget on the Garmin), ...
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Day of the week missing from Nougat 7.0 notification drawer

I'm running Android 7.0 Nougat on a Wiko Sunny 2 Plus device. I often need to view the date quickly from the notification drawer. The problem is that I often need it to look for the current day of the ...
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How to disable duplicate calendar notifications?

My stock Nexus 4 (4.2.2) is giving me multiple calendar notifications every day. It gives me one notification which is a reminder for a specific upcoming event, and it gives me a second notification ...
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DAVDroid CalDAV Calender does not show as phone calender account

I have a Xiaomi Redmi 4X Device with Stock Android (no custom OS installation or modifications) I run a Radicale CalDAV Server at home and have installed the DAVDroid app (via F-Droid). Inside ...
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Moving entry between calendars

I have a number of Google calendars open on my phone. Sometimes I add things to wrong one. I can't see a way of moving items on the standard application. Does any other Calendar app gave this ...
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Sync Status Exchange Calendar

Due to inconsistence of the exchange calendar sync at work, Id like to have some kind of widget or notification or whatever is easily doable, to see when the calendar was synchronised properly the ...
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'Do not disturb' during a SECONDARY Google Calendar [Android 7.0]

Under Settings → Do not disturb → Event as scheduled , I found the magnificent option to automatically turn on DND mode during events I'm in. Oddly I can only choose whole calendars, like ...
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How can I set an alarm for the first Monday of each month?

I can set an alarm for every Monday, but how can I set one for only the 1st Monday each month? I can have calendar events set in Google that are for first Monday, is there a way for an alarm to be ...
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Gallery Share via Calendar

Is there any way I can take a photo/image and create a calendar item based on it. Ideally I would like to click an image in my gallery then select share via and pick my Calendar app (Google calendar)....
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Push notification a certain date

I want to have a push notification a certain date. Google calendar lets me create "reminders", but I do not even see those in the app "Calendar" or the app "Google Calendar", even if the latter shows ...
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Android calendar data storage & transfer

How can I transfer ALL stored calendar data (android, HUAWEI MATE 9 app) to Samsung galaxy note 8? Transfer has been possible only for last year's data (2017). Not all previous years' data in ...
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Integrating CalDav event sources with Outlook in the Calendar application

My calendar is a conglomerate of different event sources (personal, work, etc). I bring them together using the CalDav standard - on Android using the DAVdroid application. There is however an event ...
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No calendar notifications from old phone events after switching phones

I recently switched from a Wiko LENNY (don't laugh, it was my first phone) to a Samsung Galaxy S7. When I tested notifications at first they seemed to work, but my phone keeps missing events. I've ...
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Accept calendar invite appears tentative

I'm using BlueMail to manage emails on my phone. Lately, whenever I accept a meeting request for work, my reply to event organizers shows up as tentative. I'm using Samsung calendar. Any ideas?
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Why are some meetings in a frame, and others with a plain background?

Some meetings in Google Agenda, coming from the same agenda, are in a colored frame, while others are with a solid background: What is the reason for the difference? Is there a way to fix this to ...
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How do I delete a single calendar in Android (not just hide it)?

How do I delete a single calendar from the native calendar app (not only the entries: the whole calendar) without wiping out the app or all calendars, in android >4.0? This feature was available till ...
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Automatic do not disturb on second calendar

I've got multiple calendars on my google account, like one for family stuff, one that I use for shared events with my girlfriend, one for uni etc. I tried to set up my devices running android 7.1 and ...
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Calendar entries that live in Exchange 2010 cannot be edited

After setting up mail and calendar synchronization with our Exchange server (Exchange 2010) and the built-in app, I cannot edit the entries in the Exchange calendar. Adding new entries works fine. ...
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How can I change the default calendar for Cortana?

When I use voice command for Cortana to add an event to my calendar, it defaults to the wrong Google account calendar. I have to manually switch to the correct calendar each time. I'm signed in to ...
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Widget to display Outlook calendar

I am coming to Android from Windows Phone and trying to replicate my old experience, which included showing my next appointment on the home screen. I understand there are things called widgets that ...
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How to enable silent mode during calendar events?

I'd like to disable all notification sounds whenever there is a current event in Calendar. How can I do this automatically?
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Are the AOSP Email and Calendar apps dead?

Are the AOSP Email (com.android.email) and Calendar (com.android.calendar) apps dead? I cannot find any information on their development, though they appear to have been stuck on version 6.0.1 for ...
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How does the Google Calendar app determine which images to show me for the seasons?

The Google Calendar app for Android has these illustrations for each month: They fit my current location (northern Europe) very well, but if I was in the southern hemisphere (where the seasons are ...
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Why can't I change the Google Calendar on an event after it's been sync'd?

Galaxy-S (Vibrant), Android 2.1 If I create an event with the stock Calendar app, I can freely change which Google Calendar the event is associated with. Once it sync's with Google Calendar, however,...
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How to change calendar week start day in Android?

I prefer my week view of my calendar to start on Monday rather than Sunday. I already have my Google Calendar set that way (to which I sync). How can I do the same on my Droid (Android 2.2)?
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Calendar does not refresh when deleting contacts

When I delete a contact, its birthday continues to stay on the default Calendar app, in the Birthdays calendar. (FYI, this calendar automatically gathers events from contacts' dates.) How to update/...
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Add a google map route to calendar (S7 Edge)

In iOS you can add a google map route to your calendar app, but in android (Galaxy S7 Edge) you can't. EVEN to google calendar! Why is it? Am I missing something? Why does iOS have better integration ...
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Is there a way to show Office 365 group calendars in the play calendar app?

I'm trying to get a calendar overview on my android device which has to include my google calendar (easy), my personal office 365 calendars (done) and the calendars of the exchange groups I am a ...
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How to set everything to silent except the alarm clock [7.1.1 Nougat]

Does anybody know how to set everything to silent except the alarm clock? In priority only, and alarms only mode, both calendar reminders and alarm clock notifications make the phone vibrate. If I ...
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Alarm/Cal Event repeating every alternate day and that which does not sync with google

I need to create an alarm or calender event that repeats every alternate day at same time. I can not associate it with day of week, or date. I am using HTC Desire S. I also need create entries in ...
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How to hide calendar but receive reminder notifications?

I have a calendar containing only regularly recuring dates. I would like to hide this calendar or these dates from the ordinary Google calendar app and the Google calendar widget. The reminder ...
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Reading an ICS Calendar file in Android 7

When I book a travel, the company sends me a reminder with one or more ics files that work fine with Microsoft Outlook. I buy almost only from computer, because official Android app does not offer ...
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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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Disable all notifications from Exchange calendar

I'm using a Nexus 5X, running Android 7.1.2 and using Google Calendar 5.7.20. I want to view my work calendar on my phone, so I can see it when planning personal things, but don't want notifications, ...