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Questions tagged [google-calendar]

Calendar app and web service provided by Google, pre-installed on Nexus devices and some others, and available from Google Play.

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Note9: Can you sync DIFFERENT calendars on google calendar and samsung calendar at the same time?

I have personal and business calendars from completely different accounts and I don't want them to show on both apps. When I select specific calendars for Google calendar for Android, I can't prevent ...
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How can I make my Google Calendar make sounds when event is about to begin?

My phone currently just shows one notification for every notification I add in the app for an event.
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Cannot sync Google Calendar on Android with Web

I created an event using the Calendar app on Android 7.1.1 on a Planet Gemini. On the Gemini, the event shows up as white text on a black background. On https://calendar.google.com/calendar/ the event ...
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How do I remove/disable Google Calendar App and go back to default (AOSP) Android Calendar App?

Nobody seems to care but I do. I try to use open source versions of Apps and other software. My girlfriend has a new phone, which is Android One (8.1) (supposedly pure Android + Google). I am trying ...
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Is there a way to make Google Tasks appear in mobile Google Calendar?

Google Tasks appear on computer Google Calendar but not on the Android app. Is there a way to integrate tasks into the mobile app?
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Having two calendars on a single Google account and work on a Google Calendar Android App

I have a Google account A@gmail.com and use an Android device. I wish to have two schedules. The first one is the "work schedule" that records work appointments. The second one is the "full schedule"...
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Google calendar force closing after OTA update (SM-G930A)

I have a G930A, un-rooted, running AT&T's version of Oreo (8.0.0). I received an OTA update over the weekend and cannot use Google Calendar since--app force stops. I also cannot do a calendar ...
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Google Calendar notifications not displaying

How do you get events on the Google Calendar app to display notifications on the phone? Steps I have tried: Google Calendar app > Swiping left > Settings > (Calendar label) > Default Notifications: ...
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Google Calendar Privacy Issues

Does Google have access to the data stored in my Google Calendar? As Google Calendar seems to be the best option for Android users and is widely used, I was wondering if Google actually uses your ...
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Google Calendar's drag'n'drop in Oreo

One of the most fabulous features in Google Calendar was an ability of dragging and dropping events for a quick reschedule. With my Moto Z2's upgrade to Android I have lost this functionality. I must ...
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Autofill location on Google Calendar

How do I get the location to autofill when I begin to enter a place in Google Calendar on my Moto E4 Plus?
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Google calendar doesn't sync

I use google calendar and one of my calendars within google calendar does not sync to my android phone. The calendar shows in google calendar, and syncs correctly with my desktop software (Fantastical ...
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Unable to add event by tapping calendar timeslot

Until recently I could just tap a free timeslot in my Android Google Calendar App to create an event (equivalent of #2), but for some reason it doesn't work anymore. Only a clear data/cache works ...
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How do I get calendar alerts to display before the event begins?

I use Google Calendar a lot for work. On my PC I get alerts appearing 10 mins before an event starts, which is great. However, on my Galaxy S7 running Android 7.0, the alerts I get appear anywhere ...
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Google Calendar Android app doesn't always synchronize

I use a shared Google Agenda with someone else ("UserA"). If UserA: opens his Google Agenda Android app (version 5.8.38-200532405, the latest version) adds a new event in our common agenda saves the ...
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Get “Base Url”/synchronizing link of google task calendar for Davdroid?

In an attempt to synchronize my taskslists in the "tasks" app from F-droid, using Davdroid, I was looking for the Base Url of the google tasks calendar. In an attempt to find them I tried: ...
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How can I get the Google Calendar app to sync more often?

I'm new to Android and am having an issue where the Google Calendar app seems to only sync with my Google Account every 3 or 4 days. This is a real pain as I often miss appointment and reminder alerts ...
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How do I consistently receive notifications from one app, and no others?

This basic question has become increasingly difficult over the past two years. I have a Samsung with Android 8.0. Amazing, I cannot rely on Calendar to make a tone before an event, and this state of ...
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How to mark reminders as “Done” without going via Google Calendar?

I set reminders using Google / Google Now / Google Assistant (or whatever it's called these days). These reminders also appear (automatically) on my Google Calendar. All good. However, when I receive ...
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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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New android phone retrieve google calendar reminders

I got a new phone because my old one is destroyed (never to return). I am trying to get back the reminders I set myself using the google calendar app on my samsung galaxy s7 edge. The reminders would ...
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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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Add external calendar to Google Calendar

I have a Google Pixel 2 and I would like to add an external calendar to my Google Calendar. If I use my computer, I can login into my Google account (the same account I'm logged in with my phone), go ...
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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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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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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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How to export a google keep todo list to google calendar?

I use google keep as a todo list and I want to export it to google calendars so I know what to do during the day. I also use the always on display to see what events/tasks are needed during the day. ...
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Google Calendar Sync issue in Xiaomi Max 2 (Android N 7.1.1 NMF267), doesn't ask for “storage” access

I'm on a Xiaomi Max 2, MIUI 8 (Android N 7.1.1 NMF267). Google Calendar sync works when I choose "Refresh" from the top right inside the Google Calendar app. But a few hours later, the calendar ...
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Google Assistant on my phone recognises appointments from multiple calendars, but Google Home does not

If I 'OK Google' into my phone to ask what meetings I have that day, it is able to show me the calendar entries from my work calendar (which is also a Google Calendar, but not my personal account) as ...
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Google Calendar app constantly missing notifications

Since I got the new phone Google Calendar app on it had been abysmal at making notifications it is supposed to. Most of the time they just never happen or happen late at the wrong time. Sometimes ...
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How to send Calendar invite links in email(Gmail)?

I would like to send Calendar events through mails to a group of people. I can currently share links from my Calendar but that just opens up a browser windows saying 'Untitled Event'. For example, ...
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Google Calendar won't sync (Android 7)

I bought my phone originally in China so I installed all the Google Services later. Now I have some problems left: When I'm searching for my location on Maps it doesn't really work But more ...
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To have Google Calendar Location links point to other Map application?

Currently, the links point to Google Maps which I cannot use during offline modes, for instance. I would like to have Here Maps as my default Maps application generally, but primarily I need them for ...
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Calendar Notifications as Alarms

Is there any way to have calendar event notifications show up as alarms? Maybe via some 3rd party app? I saw a rec here, but the reviews indicate that the app is not maintained and dysfunctional: ...
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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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“Unable to launch event error” when opening .ics file from browser or downloads

I have a Nexus tablet running Android version 5.0.1, Chrome 60, and Google Calendar 5.7 I'm unable to view .ics calendar files when downloaded from a website. These .ics files work on every other ...
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Is there a way to put upcoming Google Calendar events on the lockscreen?

I'm wondering if there's a way to put upcoming events from Google Calendar on the lockscreen. I'm very forgetful and do not check my calendar regularly, so it would be nice if there were some way to ...
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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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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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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, ...
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Stop Calendar from changing time-zone

I use Google Calendar instead of the stock calendar on my LG G5. I travel internationally on a weekly basis, and the Calendar app would automatically adjust the calendar events' scheduled time once I ...
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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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How to not share Goals in a shared Calendar?

My Google calendar is shared with my wife; she can see all event details in my calendar. As a New Year's resolution, I started to use Goals (Android suggested this). Now my wife is totally freaking ...
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Where is “create event” on Gmail app?

How can I create a calendar event on Gmail android app? (On the browser this feature is really simple:)
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Google calendar event reminder sound is too short and I can't hear it

One of main google's calendar functions is to remind people their events, with a scheduled sound alarm. The problem is that this sound, I know how to change it, but it only lasts for 1 second, so I ...
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How do I export several days or events on my calendar as text?

Using the calendar app, Google calendar or any other calendar app, I can share any one event as text. Is it possible to share/export several events at once? A whole day? Some days? The entire calendar?...
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Can't add second google account to google calendar app

I have one google account for my android phone. Now I set up a work email at gmail to use the shared calendar and keep things separated. For convenience I downloaded the google calendar app to display ...
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Google contacts missing on Android

I originally solved a calendar sync problem using a post in the forum by deleting Google account and then adding. The calendar sync worked, but I realized I was missing all of my google contacts. ...
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Making Google Reminders show today's items in my notification drawer

I currently use Google Tasks (Google Reminders' predecessor) with an app that displays today's items in my notification drawer so I don't forget about them. I'd like to switch to Google Reminders so ...