How To Link Apple Calendar With Google Calendar 2024
Written by Juan Stafford Sep 14, 2022 · 3 min read
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Are you tired of manually updating your Apple and Google calendars separately? If so, you're in luck! In this article, we'll show you how to link your Apple calendar with your Google calendar for effortless synchronization. Whether you're an individual or a business with multiple devices, this guide will save you time and hassle.
Step 1: Create a Google Calendar
If you don't already have a Google Calendar, create one by signing into your Google account and clicking on the "Calendar" tab. Follow the prompts to create your new calendar, and add any additional calendars you need.
Step 2: Export Apple Calendar
To sync your Apple calendar with Google, you first need to export it. Open the Apple Calendar app and select the calendar you want to export. Click "File" and then "Export," and save the file to your computer.
Step 3: Import Apple Calendar to Google
Go back to your Google Calendar and click on the "Settings" icon. Select "Import & Export" and then "Select file from your computer." Choose the exported Apple calendar file and click "Import." Your Apple calendar will now appear on your Google Calendar.
Step 4: Set Up Automatic Sync
To ensure that your calendars stay synced, you need to set up automatic updates. On your Google Calendar, click on the "Settings" icon and select "Calendar Settings." Click on the "Calendars" tab and find the calendar you imported from Apple. Click on "Share this calendar" and then "Make this calendar public." Copy the "Calendar ID" and go back to your Apple Calendar app. Under "Preferences," select "Accounts" and then click on the "+" icon to add a new account. Choose "Google" as the account type and paste your Calendar ID. Your calendars will now automatically sync.
Q: Can I link multiple Apple calendars with Google?
Yes, you can export and import multiple Apple calendars to Google Calendar and set up automatic sync for each one.
Q: Will my calendar events be affected by the sync?
No, your events will not be affected by the sync. However, if you edit an event on one calendar, it may take a few minutes for the changes to appear on the other calendar.
Q: Can I unlink my calendars?
Yes, you can unlink your calendars at any time by going to your Google Calendar settings and selecting "Remove" next to the Apple calendar you want to unlink.
Now that you know how to link your Apple calendar with Google, you can save time and avoid the hassle of manually updating two separate calendars. Follow these simple steps to set up automatic sync and enjoy effortless calendar management. If you have any questions, feel free to leave them in the comments below.