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Why is this public calendar still requiring permission to access?

In order to explain this more clearly, I'm going to use an example of two different Google accounts, reflecting the situation as I came into it. Names are, of course, changed for privacy. I created a ...
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Google Calendar Invite a standard group

I am running a podcast and every week we do a show, however It is not always on the same day and there are new guests each week, so I don't want to make it a regular meeting. That being said what I ...
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How to set a calendar in Google calendar so that only owner can edit his event?

I’d like to create a calendar and share it among people, so all can add events but they cannot change other people's events. Only the owner of the event can do this. Is it possible?
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Is there a maximum value for the ICS, ICAL, Calendar SEQUENCE parameter

I have looked for an answer in various specs and can find only "minimum of 0" and "it must be an integer". It seems to fail at different values in different calendars. What would be really useful is ...
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In Google Calendar, is there a way to open appointments in a new browser tab instead of in the same tab?

In Google Calendar, from the main calendar view, is there a way to have appointments open in a new browser tab when clicked, instead of opening in the same tab (the default behavior)?
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How to program traditional UK Mothering Sunday in Google Calendar [duplicate]

THIS IS NOT A DUPLICATE, PLEASE SEE MY COMMENTS ABOUT UK MOTHERING DAY I would like to enter the United Kingdom version of Mother's Day into Google Calendar so that I will be able to remember it when ...
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Integrate contacts in Google Calendar

I want to create a Google Calendar event linked to a contact in my address book, I've searched but it seems that with Google Calendar isn't possible, is it? Do you know any way to do it maybe with ...
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How can I hide an event from another calendar?

I can prevent an event from a calendar I control from displaying on my calendar, by deleting it. I would like a way to similarly remove from my display an event from another calendar that I'm ...
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Creating the same event in multiple calendars

I manage 72 calendars for my business. How do I create an event that will show up in all these calendars at one time? For instance, I wish to announce Good Friday or Easter Sunday all at one time. ...
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How do I subscribe to an Outlook.com calendar from my Google calendar?

All the help I find is for the opposite direction. I need my Outlook.com calendar to show up in my Google calendar, as the events I create in my windows phone don't sync to my main Google calendar. ...
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Is it possible to enable auto-save when editing Google Calendar events?

Is there a way to enable auto-saving in Google Calendar so that unsaved event detail changes don't get lost?
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How can I disable the Quick Add parser in Google Calendar?

As described here, Google Calendar's Quick Add parser does a lot. That includes a lot that I don't want it to do and I would really much prefer just disabling it altogether and keeping event titles ...
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Create events with a secondary calendar by default

When I want to create an event, I usually want to do it with a secondary calendar, so I have to click on the combo-box to change the calendar as follows: How could I set another calendar as the ...
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Add contacts to “where” field in Google Calendar entry

Say I have an event that takes place at one of my contact's, I'd like to add this contact to the "where" field of the event, so that e.g. Google Maps can display the appropriate address. Is this ...
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Why did the folks at Google decide to display only one task list at a time in Google Calendar?

I would like to ask the following question: Why did the folks at Google decide to display only one task list at a time in Google Calendar? In particular, wouldn't it be ideal if one could check ...
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Does Google Calendar send SMS notifications for free?

I am somewhat new to Google Calendar. What strikes me is that apparently it can send SMS notifications to mobile phones around the world free of charge (or, at least, I don't see any warning text ...
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Google Calendar: All-day-event notification: how to get notified during event, on the same day?

On the Google Calendar page I can access via a web browser, I can click on: Settings cogwheel | Calendars | to the right of any calendar entry click Edit notifications. The help icon next to All-day ...
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Shared Google Calendar shows without colors

I just worked hard creating a Google Calendar and invited a few Google users. They got the invitation and opened it, but for them it shows all the events in blue—no event colours as I edited it. Why ...
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Add Gmail (meetup) event to Google Calendar

When I get an event (e.g, from meetup.com) email in my Gmail, I have to copy and paste it bit by bit to change it into a Google Calendar entry. Is there an easy way (open calendar format) to move ...
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.ics attachment in gmail.com not saved

My problem is that .ics attachments from E-Mails, which I open in GMail.com, are not saved in Google Calendar, although I press "Safe". More specifically, the appointment is saved but disappears on ...
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Merge duplicate events in shared Google calendars

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. Example ...
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Is it possible to configure a Google Calendar, Feedburner, and Twitter to release event notifications on schedule?

I have a Google Calendar that has recurring events. I've recently discovered that I can get an RSS feed from the calendar, add it to Feedburner, and then publish the feed to Twitter. It seems the ...
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How do I really stop Gmail adding events to Google Calendar?

In Google Calendar settings I have "Events from Gmail: [ ] Add automatically" unticked, because it's really annoying. Despite this I am getting events from Gmail added automatically. Apparently from ...
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Just created new calendar - does not receive invites from Outlook

I created a new Google calendar today. I want to send it invites from my corporate email account via Outlook. However it does not seem to be receiving/displaying the invites I'm sending it from ...
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Can Google Calendar view 6 weeks, not starting at the beginning of a month?

Google Calendar's month view can display up to 6 weeks, by clicking on the first week of the month (on the small calender on the sidebar) and dragging the month downwards towards the last week of the ...
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Add/Create Gmail No Reply Reminder to Task List in Google Calendar

Is there a way, either in Gmail, Boomerang or in another lab/extension to create a reminder in your GCal (Google Calendar) To Do List? So, before sending the email, there would need to be a place to ...
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Google calendar event in UTC time zone?

I am trying to create a calendar with some events related to a console game, specifically Destiny, and it has some fixed times each day, each week, and each weekend, where something happens. These ...
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Appointments across different daylight saving time areas are silently modified

When I create an appointment at 9:00 in NYC (US Eastern timezone), my guest in London (GMT) has to attend it at 14:00 his time. However, the US and Britain switch to daylight saving time at different ...
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Disable Google Calendar warning about external guests

I use Google Apps for personal use and of course Google Calendar. I love to invite people using Google Calendar to meetings and they have a nice link to say "YES!" and so on. But Google Calendar ...
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How often does Google Calendar update its “Other Calendar” feeds?

I subscribe to a couple of external calendar feeds from my Google Calendar (within a Google Apps account) and am curious to know how often they get updated. For example, I have a subscription to my ...
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How can I format my Google calendar like the “Days of the Year” calendar?

Is there any way to format my calendar entries like the "Days of the Year" calendar does? (Shown here, the "40" in the top corner.) I am adding events to the calendar using the Calendar API using ...
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How to disable notifications in Google Calendar entry and ignore defaults?

I want to keep my default notifications intact, but remove all notifications from some entries? Right now, even if I remove all notifications from a particular entry, the notification defaults are ...
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Facebook All-day events show up in Google Calendar a day early

I have, using the export feature in Facebook, imported the ical feed in Google Calendar for Events. This works as it should, except that events that have no hour defined, show up a day early in Google ...
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How can I force Gmail to recognize an ICS file attachment?

According to the Gmail team, Google Mail should automatically detect ICS attachments. But it doesn't. At least not for the ICS I got from an iPhone user: How can I make sure these are parsed as ICS ...
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Google Calendar Import or Copy All Entries From a WebCal:// URL

I have a webcal:// url for a calendar with a lot of entries, I can "add" the calendar in the "other calendars" section of my Google Calendar. But this isn't part of my calendar so will not sync with ...
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How can I select text from Google Calendar's Agenda view in Chrome?

Sometimes I want to select text from the Agenda view of Google Calendar, but when I try to do so in Chrome, I'm unable to. Is there a workaround for this?
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Calculating total hours of an event in Google Calendar

I'm looking to see or get a weekly summary of the number of hours per event in a Google Calender. How can I get these hours totalled up?
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Filter out Google Calendar invites from people not in my contact list

How do I set up a filter in Gmail account so that invitations from people not in my contact list are automatically deleted (and the event removed from my calendar)?
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Repeating reminders for upcoming events in Google Calendar

In Google Calendar, is it possible to set up repeating reminders for upcoming deadlines and events? I want to set an hourly alarm that will show the amount of time remaining until the next calendar ...
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Google Calendar event for last day of short months

I want to set up an even in Google Calendar that repeats on the last day of every month that doesn't have 31 days. The reason being my wristwatch has a manual date indicator with 31 days so I need to ...
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Google Calendar: How do I add a room to a meeting scheduled by someone else?

When I schedule a meeting through Google Calendar I have two tabs available: Add Guests Add Rooms, etc. However, when I accept a meeting scheduled by someone else (potentially via Outlook) I only ...
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Using secondary domain for Google Hangouts URL

My primary domain name is foobar.com. My secondary domain name is fizbaz.com. When I create links in Google Calendar to do a Hangout, the URL always includes foobar.com no matter what, but I'd like ...
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How to delete all events on many dates all at once but not the whole Calendar in Google Calendar?

How to delete all events on many dates all at once but not the whole Calendar in Google Calendar? I tried to click on a date that got an event to delete and dragged my mouse to 2 days after that date, ...
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Google Calendar Event Scheduled for Mon - Thurs

How do I create a Google Calendar event that occurs all year every Mon-Thurs?
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Sync colours between Google Calendar apps

So I've set up sync between the Google Calendar app on my phone (which syncs events correctly). I am talking about the official app here, not some alternate default app. However, the colours seen on ...
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Cannot share more than free/busy outside of organization

I am the organization admin for our Google Apps domain. I have the following pertinent settings configured: External Sharing options for primary calendars - Share all information, but outsiders ...
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How can I mark myself as attending my own google calendar event?

When I create an even in Google Calendar, my test google account e-mail address receives an e-mail with the subject "Invitation: event title" but my main account (the one creating the event) does not. ...
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Google Calendar not showing updated entries from iCal URL

I've created a new Google Calendar to display entries from an iCal URL. Both methods, described below, were used to accomplish this: Google Calendar → Other Calendars → Add by URL Google Calendar → ...
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Create a Gmail filter for Calendar Notifications

I'd like to create a gmail filter to filter all of my Google Calendar notifications into a separate folder. Google Calendar notifications have headers that look like the following: Reply-To: Helen ...
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Allowing everyone in my domain to edit a Google Calendar

When you share a Google Doc, there's an option to give everyone in your domain permission to view and edit the document. As far as I can tell, there isn't an equivalent option for Google Calendar. ...