This chapter introduces you to the Calendar application and its actions that allow you to schedule appointments and meetings, establish recurring activities, create multiple calendars and share calendars with others. With Calendar, it is easy to keep track of all important events/tasks and collaborate with other people, all in one place. This chapter is divided into the following topics:
Introduction to the Calendar interface and its main components.
How to create a personal calendar, group calendar or remote calendars.
Steps to edit details and properties of a calendar, to set the calendar color, and to delete a calendar.
How to import calendars or export calendars to a calendar application that supports the iCalendar format.
Information about setting permissions on your shared calendar and how to share your personal calendar with other users so that they can participate in all activities of the calendar.
How to to perform common actions with events in Calendar: creating, editing, deleting, importing and exporting events.
Steps to perform common actions with events in Calendar: creating, editing, deleting, importing and exporting tasks.
Steps to change the Calendar preferences.
Steps to publish your calendar as an RSS feed.
Steps to add, edit and delete categories which are used to classify events and tasks.