Google Calendar: Create and Modify Events in Google Calendar

Google Calendar: Create and Modify Events in Google Calendar

Google Calendar: Create and Modify Events in Google Calendar

Google calls anything that you would put on your Calendar an "event" (including birthdays, appointments, meetings, etc).

Create an Event

  1. Log in to your Google Calendar
  2. Within your calendar, click the date and time where you would like to add an event. 
  3. In the "Add title" field, type the name of your event. 
  4. In the time field, set the start and end time for your event. 
  5. Click "MORE OPTIONS."
  6. If your event is all day, check the "All day" box. 
  7. If your event repeats, from the "Does not repeat" drop-down, choose how often your event occurs. 
  8. In the "Add location" field, enter the location for your event. 
  9. To create a reminder for the event, choose how and at want point(s) you would like to be notified before the event. 
  10. From the "Default visibility" drop-down, set the privacy of the event. Choose “Default visibility” to set the privacy as the calendar’s privacy setting. Choose “Private” to make the event details only visible to you (and other calendar owners, i.e. those you’ve shared with or delegated to). Choose “Public” to make the event details available to anyone who has free/busy access to your calendar.
  11. Click [Save].

Note:

You can also create an event by clicking on the necessary day and the typing a description (including time and place) in the “What” box in the resulting window. Click [Create event] and the event, including the time, will appear on your calendar. You can click the event and then “Edit the event” in the resulting window if you would like to further edit the event information.

Edit an Event

If you need to move an event to a different day, you can click on the even in your calendar and drag it to the new day. To edit the event, click the event and then “Edit event” in the resulting window and adjust the information as necessary.

Delete an Event

To delete an event, click  the event on the calendar and click “delete” in the bottom left corner of the resulting window.


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