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In my Google Calendar I have visibility over several shared calendars. If multiple people who share calendars with me attend the same event, I can see the event quite a few times.

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Question: Is there a way to change my settings such that I can see all shared calendars, but it will condense identical events into a single entry?

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Google Calendar does not provide a way to merge the same event that appears in multiple calendars, and Google has been oblivious to requests to do so dating as far back as 2009 -

The only solution is to use a Chrome extension, gcal-multi-event-merge, which unfortunately doesn't work in the monthly view. For the 1 and 4-day views, and for the weekly view, it works great:

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