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How do I view a shared Google Calendar from Outlook 2016 Mac? - Microsoft Community
It looks like you can't do it with Outlook for Mac (which is always lacking key functionality like this in shady ways?), but it's possible to add an "Internet calendar" using OWA, which then syncs to the client on Mac.
google  calendar  office365  mac  outlook  outlook2016  sharing  calendarsharing  sharedcalendar  maybesolution 
12 days ago by kme
How To Sync Google Calendar with Outlook
This is not syncing. It’s subscription. Syncing is where events are copied, updated and deleted from one calendar to another <— which is what most people need. Subscribing is all but useless.

The reason is that subscribing doesn't work with the functionality of the scheduling assistant in o365. (no one can see that you're busy)

Gaining this functionality is not straight forward at all. You need a microsoft flow to do it, and the templates suck. I'm writing my own templates right now, and it is horrible. I just wish the idiots at microsoft would follow a standard or two.
outlook  google  calendar  synchronization  calendarsharing  everythingsucksandisbroken 
12 days ago by kme
No calendars appear after granting access to Google · Issue #28 · kewisch/gdata-provider |
And it worked for me TL;DR: Set TB 68.2 config setting "general.useragent.compatMode.firefox" to true and it should start working
thunderbird  google  calendar  lightning  annoyance  solution 
december 2019 by kme
Tips and tricks: How to change default Google calendar |
The only real solution is to deselect all the other calendars when you're creating events. The top calendar (of the enabled ones) is the default when adding new events.

googlecalendar  calendar  tipsandtricks  annoyance  sortof  solution 
january 2019 by kme
Calendar updates issues with Thunderbird | Thunderbird Help
Turns out for Debian-derived distros, installing the 'xul-ext-lightning' package solved this problem.

Also reset the "extensions.installedDistroAddon.{e2fda1a4-762b-4020-b5ad-a41df1933103}" key in about:config. That might be necessary
thunderbird  lightning  calendar  updatehell  update  solution 
november 2018 by kme
Google Calendar - MediaWiki Widgets
You need to make the calendar public for this to work.
googlecalendar  calendar  mediawiki  extension  solution 
may 2017 by kme
Provider for Google Calendar :: Add-ons for Thunderbird
This works (as of 30 May 2017), but you have to enable cookies in the Thunderbird's "Privacy" settings tab.

As of 3 December 2019, you also need to set "general.useragent.compatMode.firefox" to true as prescribed in this issue:
thunderbird  google  calendar  plugin  extension  solution 
may 2017 by kme
Easy scheduling | Doodle
I like the '' interface better.
calendar  scheduling  schedule  webapp  collaboration 
april 2017 by kme
Possible workaround for non-working google calendars - aka why do we use the addon at all? - Google Groups
Firstly, I don't know why people here add new threads for an existing issue instead of taking a look if it has already been created... Now which one should I send a reply to? Ok, this is a habit of this group, I open a new one. :)

A possible workaround for the current google clendar issue under 1.0.1 is to use CalDAV. It is not convenient to set up, you have to add your calendars one by one but afterwards it works flawlessly. Actually you do not even have to use the Provider for Google Calendar addon at all. Please note that you loose the e-mail and sms reminder features according to but if this does not bother you (like me, I did not even know about these features), you do not need the addon at all while Google supports CalDAV.

The setup process (do this for all your calendars):

1. Find your Calendar ID at click on the dropdown arrow of your calendar, choose "Calendar settings" and copy the Calendar ID appearing in the "Calendar Address" section of the settings page.
2. Add a new calendar in Lightning and choose CalDAV.
3. The location is: Calendar ID/events
E.g. your default google calendar's URL looks like this:
And your additional calendars are like this:

I haven't tested it too much but it has been working for some hours now without any problems.
google  calendar  lightning  thunderbird  workaround  solution  caldav 
october 2014 by kme
Provider for Google Calendar 1.0 - Google Groups
"errors": [
"domain": "usageLimits",
"reason": "variableTermLimitExceeded",
"message": "Variable Term Limit Exceeded"
errormessage  thunderbird  lighting  extension  google  calendar  maybesolution 
october 2014 by kme
Standard Error Messages - Webmaster Tools API — Google Developers
variableTermLimitExceeded The request failed because a variable term quota limit was reached.

This ended up being an issue with the Google Calendar Connector plugin developer's API key running out of requests. Not my fault. I ended up switching to CalDAV and that's been working okay.
google  api  javascript  errormessage  calendar  thunderbird  lightning  solution 
october 2014 by kme
Office for Mac 2011: Outlook FAQ | PCWorld
Will Outlook sync with MobileMe? Outlook 2011 supports MobileMe's contacts; you can also sync your MobileMe e-mail account with Outlook 2011. Outlook 2011 does not support MobileMe calendar or tasks.

Can Outlook sync with iCal? No. (See "Will Outlook import directly from Apple Mail, iCal, and Address Book?" above.)

Can Outlook sync with Gmail and Google Calendar? Outlook 2011 will work with Gmail accounts and contacts, but not with Google Calendar.

Does Outlook support CalDAV? No.
ical  calendar  webcal  outlook  outlook2011  mac  osx  sharedcalendar  definitive  answer  annoyance 
january 2013 by kme
ics - Outlook 2011 for Mac - subscribe to iCalendar feed? - Super User
This seems to be the definitive answer. Outlook 2007 for Windows (and later) have the capability of adding links to .ics files (e.g., webcal://...), but not Outlook 2011 for Mac.

The only solution seems to be to add the public .ics to iCal, then set up synchronization somehow. Links in the answers on superuser may explain this process further.
mac  osx  outlook2011  office  calendar  ics  sharedcalendar  broken  annoyance  webcal 
january 2013 by kme

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