In this article we will show you different ways to put Google Calendar on desktop. Simply follow the process below.
Follow the simple steps below to display Google Calendar on desktop.
Start with Google Calendar open in your web browser. Ensure you are logged into your Google account.
In your browser, typically Chrome, initiate creating a desktop shortcut. Click the three dots in the top-right corner.
Select 'Save and share,' then 'Create shortcut.'
In the 'Create shortcut' dialog box, type a name like 'Google Calendar.' Choose to open it in a separate window if preferred.
Confirm prompt to pin Google Calendar to taskbar.
Once created, the Google Calendar shortcut will appear on your desktop for quick access.
Follow the process below to easily access Google Calendar from your desktop with a simple shortcut. This method bypasses the need for opening a browser and manually navigating to the website.
Start by right-clicking on an empty area of your desktop. Choose 'New' from the context menu and then select 'Shortcut'.
When prompted to create the shortcut, type in the Google Calendar web address: https://calendar.google.com. Click 'Next' to continue.
Assign a relevant name to your shortcut for easy identification.
Once the shortcut is created, a simple double-click on it will open Google Calendar in your default web browser. Log in to your Google account to start organizing your schedule.
Follow the steps below to connect Google Calendar with the Windows Calendar app to easily access your schedule from your desktop.
Launch the Calendar app on your Windows computer. Search for "Calendar" in the Start menu to find it.
Select 'Add Account' to integrate a new calendar.
From the available account types, pick 'Google.' This allows you to sync your Google Calendar with the Windows Calendar app.
Sign in to your Google account when prompted.
Then, allow the necessary permissions for the app to access your Google Calendar. This step may involve completing two-factor authentication if it's enabled on your account.
After granting permissions, your Google Calendar will sync with the Windows Calendar app. View and manage your Google Calendar events directly in the app.
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