In this article, we will show you how to change colors on Google Calendar. Simply follow the process below.
Follow the simple steps below to change Google Calendar colors.
In Google Calendar, look at the left-hand side panel. Here, you'll see a list of your calendars. Identify and select the calendar you want to change the color of.
Next to your chosen calendar's name, you'll see three vertical dots. Click on these dots to open a settings menu specifically for that calendar.
In the opened menu, a palette of various colors and shades will appear. Click on your preferred color. The change is immediate – there's no need to save.
After selecting the color, close the menu. Look at your calendar to ensure the color has changed. All events associated with this calendar will now be displayed in the new color.
Follow the process below to change Google Calendar colors in the Google Calendar app from your smartphone.
In your Google calendar app, tap the three horizontal lines (menu icon) in the top-left corner of the screen. This will open a sidebar with your calendar list.
Scroll down in the sidebar until you find 'Settings.' Tap on it to access more options.
In 'Settings,' you'll see a list of all your calendars. Tap on the calendar you wish to change the color of.
Once you've selected a calendar, tap the current color name.
A range of colors will appear. Select your desired color by tapping on it. The change will apply immediately.
Go back to your settings. Check that if the chosen calendar are now displayed in the new color.
Follow the process below to customize the color of your Google Calendar events.
Find and click on the event in your calendar that you want to change the color of. This will open a pop-up window with the event's details.
In the event details window, click on the pencil icon to edit the event. This will allow you to modify the event details, including its color.
Look for the color palette icon in the editing mode.
Click on it to display a variety of color options. Choose your desired color by clicking on it. The change occurs immediately.
Click ‘Save’ to apply your color change.
Close the event details window. Verify the change by checking that the event now appears in the new color on your calendar.
We hope that you now have a better understanding of how to change colors on Google Calendar. If you enjoyed this article, you might also like our article on how to set recurring reminders on Google Calendar or our article on how to add Outlook Calendar to Google Calendar.