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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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Multi-account Google Apps Calendar Free-busy status?

I have 3 google apps domain accounts and a personal google account, and until recently, there was little need for the google app's calendars to have any real use; Now however the powers that be ...
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Subscribe to Google Contacts Birthday Calendar from Hotmail

I'm currently trying to subscribe to my Google Contact's Birthday calendar from Hotmail, so far without success. I've used the ical link from the calendar settings in Google to create the ...
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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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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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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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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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Can an iCal feed be used to populate a Google resource calendar?

Situation: there is an application, hosted by another company, that allows for things like company events to be published as an ical feed on the application's calendar. There are Google resource ...
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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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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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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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Google Calendar Quick Add with end time

Google's About the 'Quick Add' feature documentation says its parser should understand event descriptions like [Running w/ Pat 2:15 - 3 pm tomorrow]. When I try this I get an event called "Running w/ ...
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Show only weekends in Google Calendar

Is there a way to only display weekends in Google calendar and not the week days?
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Accessing a password-protected iCalendar feed from Google Calendar

I want Google Calendar to show the events from a remote ics feed protected by HTTP Basic Authentication. The URL is like: http://user:password@host/path/eventList?site=calsite&format=calendar ...
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Google Calendar “URL is too long to process and That's all we know” error

I recently received an email from Google (it was an email address ending with @google.com) On the right hand side of my gmail, there was a link Add event to Google Calendar. Upon clicking this link, I ...
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Google calendar: can't view newly added shared calendars from co-workers

I have shared several work calendars in Google Calendars with my boss who is an AOL user. He linked his AOL account to a generic Google account – received the email invitation to that calendar, we can ...
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External attendees added to a calendar invite are not invited to the subsequent Hangout

When I make a Google Calendar event on a Google Apps business account, a Hangout link is automatically generated: When I invite people from outside the organization to the event, they appear in the ...
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Can't find a calendar as Admin

An employee of us has created a Google Calendar (Google Apps Premier edition) and has now left. (user name deleted) I, as admin, now wants to get control over that calendar, but funny as it is: I ...
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How can I add a yearly recurring event on the last Saturday in a specific month?

Just as the title says, how can I add a recurring event on the last Saturday in August in Google Calendar?
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Google Calendar reminder emails

Working on a project for a small medical practice. Is there a "path of least resistance" to auto-emailing patients of their appointments as set in Google Calendar if they haven't agreed to receive ...
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Google Calendar: How to quickly make several duplicates of an event?

In Google Calendar, what's the quickest way to make several duplicates of an event on different days if the events all have the same start and end times? (Assuming one doesn't want a recurring event, ...
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Add to different calendars in Google Calendar

On Google Calendar, is it possible to switch which calendar I am currently adding an event to? I know I can go into the event after I have created it and change the color code and which calendar the ...
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Does Gmail, Google Docs & Google Calendar Offline work with Offline Storage in Firefox?

I currently use Google Gears with Gmail and Google Calendar to keep an offline copy of my mail and calendar. I use Firefox 3.6, but I'm looking at upgrading to Firefox 4. I read that HTML5 has ...
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Google Calendar Sync replacement? [closed]

I would like to sync my work outlook calendar with a google calendar. But I read that the Google Calendar Sync program is being retired in Jan 2013. What alternatives do I have?
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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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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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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 do I sync my RunKeeper workout schedule with Google Calender?

I have a RunKeeper account with an Elite subscription. I joined a training plan and can see the workout schedule on the website. I would like to sync this schedule with my Google calendar. I tried ...
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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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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. ...
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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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How can I change my default/main calendar in Google Calendar?

Every time someone sends me an invitation it goes to my default (poorly-named) Google Calendar. I can't delete that calendar because it's my default. I can't make events go to my other calendars ...
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How to say “this coming Monday” to Google Calendar's Quick Add

When using Quick Add in Google Calendar, how do I tell it to add an event to the next occurrence of a given day of the week? For example, it's Thursday. If I want to add events this coming Sunday ...
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Want google calendars to only display 1 shared calendar for highly non technical user

I want to share a calendar with 3 or 4 other people. I am looking for the simplest approach, one user is highly non technical. I tried using google calendars but she would keep adding events to her ...
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Looking for a Chinese/Lunar calendar yearly reminder [closed]

In my Vietnamese family and many other friends' family, our parents & grand parents are still using Chinese/Lunar calendar to celebrate annual events, e.g. New Year holiday, family-member's death ...
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How can I find out when I added an event to my Google Calendar?

If I share a calendar with someone else and we end up with clashing events, how can I tell who "got there first"?
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Share a shared calendar OR automatically copy all events to one calendar

I have an iCal format calendar that's generated by my employment scheduling software. I have that calendar imported into my Google Calendar, and it works very well. However, I want to be able to share ...
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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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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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Google Calendar automatic count down

Is there a way to use Google Calendar so that a counter is added to each entry. For example, an annual leave calendar where I have a set amount to start with 20 (which is displayed in the Google ...
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Meetup events not syncing to Google Calendar?

I'm trying to get my currently scheduled Meetups to show up on my Google Calendar. I've already set up a "My Meetups" calendar the first time I synced my events. Now, when I'm logged in on Meetup, ...
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Any way to Add a reminder more than 4 weeks ahead of a Google Calendar event?

It looks like Google Calendar Reminders are limited to 4 weeks advance notice on reminders. Is there any way to extend that longer?
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Customized reminder in Google calendar

I fail to set a reminder for an event entry in Google Calendar for, lets say, 30 days before the event. It resets itself to 1. It seems like one can set at most 20 days before the event. I want to ...
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Reminder for Tasks in Gmail's Tasks list (Google)

Is it possible to assign a reminder to a task entry in the tasks list of my Gmail? I can see the tasks in the calendar, but I did not find how to add a reminder...
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“Google Calendar invitations cannot be forwarded via email.” - why, and how to workaround?

Several people in my organisation get this message in the following set up: x@institution.edu (using Google apps) forwards everything to y@gmail.com Someone invites x@institution.edu While logged in ...
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Mobile app that alerts me by Google calendar

Is there an Android mobile application that notifies me when I have a schedule on my Google calendar? It should be free mobile app The notification should not be SMS (because it costs me)
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A way to show multiple Google Calendars as busy?

I use my Google Calendar everyday. I have multiple layers/calendars relating to my different responsibilities. When scheduling an appointment with a group of people, it would be most efficient for me ...
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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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Automatically sync Meetup events with Google Calendar

Is there anyway to automatically have my Meetup event calendar sync up with Google Calendar, or even Outlook? Update I want to do this for all of my groups at once (not each individual group)
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I don't receive Google Calendar notification email

I set up notification email in Google Calendar setting, but I don't receive it. I already checked my spam mail box but can't find it. What would be the problem?