Electronic Calendar

Synchronisation

IMG 3034 iphone6 spacegrey portraitiPhone

  1. Go to the settings option on the iPhone
  2. Under settings, select mail, contacts, and then calendar
  3. Select add account
  4. Under account, select other
  5. Choose add subscribed calendar
  6. Under server, add the following link: https://calendar.google.com/calendar/ical/info%40almahdi.org.uk/public/basic.ics
  7. Select 'Next' on the top right corner
  8. Select Save
  9. The calendar should now be accessible on your iPhone

Google Calendar LogoGoogle Calendar (Android)

  1. Login to your Google Calendar from your phone's web browser
  2. Select "Desktop" view at the bottom of the page
  3. Find the "Add a friend's calendar" box on the left side of the screen
  4. Enter This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it in the box and click + to add
  5. All of the dates in the Electronic Year Planner are now in your google calendar and automatically synchronised to your Android devices

Note: if you are on a Samsung phone and using the Samsung calendar app you may need to do the following additional steps if you do not see any calendar events:

  1. Disable and re-enable calendar sync on your device (instructions in this youtube video)
  2. If you still cannot see Al Mahdi calendar events ensure that the calendar is not hidden (instructions in this youtube video for how to show/hide a calendar)

Google Calendar LogoGoogle Calendar (desktop)

  1. Login to your Google Calendar in a browser
  2. Find the "Add a friend's calendar" box on the left side of the screen
  3. Enter This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it in the box and click + to add
  4. All of the dates in the Electronic Year Planner are now in your google calendar and automatically synchronised to your Android devices

Outlook.com icon.svgOutlook 365

  1. Go to Outlook, go to the calendar > click "Add Calendar" > select "From Internet"
  2. Enter https://calendar.google.com/calendar/ical/info%40almahdi.org.uk/public/basic.ics into the URL field > Click Add
  3. In the Folder Name box, type the name of the calendar as you want it to appear in Outlook, and then click OK.
  4. When you start Outlook, it checks the internet calendar for updates and automatically downloads any changes.

Outlook.com icon.svgOutlook 2016

  1. Go to Outlook 2016 > Go to the Calendar
  2. Next, go to the Home Tab in Outlook 2016 and click the "Open Calendar" dropdown. Select "From Internet"
  3. Enter https://calendar.google.com/calendar/ical/info%40almahdi.org.uk/public/basic.ics into the field. Click OK.
  4. Click "Yes" that you want to add this calendar to outlook and subscribe to updates.
  5. You can view your calendar side by side or in "overlay mode" via View Tab > Click "Overlay Mode"

Outlook.com icon.svgOutlook 2010

  1. Open up your Outlook 2010 calendar and click the Home tab on the Ribbon
  2. Under Manage Calendars click on Open Calendar > From Internet…
  3. Enter https://calendar.google.com/calendar/ical/info%40almahdi.org.uk/public/basic.ics into the New Internet Calendar field then click OK.
  4. Click [Yes] to the dialog box that comes up verifying you want to subscribe to it.

calendar-icon-100246824-galleryiCal (Mac)

  1. Open iCal and go to File > New Calendar Subscription
  2. Enter https://calendar.google.com/calendar/ical/info%40almahdi.org.uk/public/basic.ics into the Calendar URL field and click Subscribe
  3. Type the name of the calendar as you want it to appear in iCal and choose a colour for calendar events and click OK.

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