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I don't want to see birthdays from every Facebook contact on my phone's calendar. How can I limit this?

Presently all birthdays for all my Facebook contacts appear on my phone's calendar. At one point I had all Facebook contacts available on my phone, but I've since filtered them so that only those ...
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How do I get other calendars (shared) from my gmail account to sync to my windows phone?

I currently have my google account hooked up to my windows phone 7.5 (mango) device and it works fine, syncing my email, calendar, and contacts. However, it only seems to sync my main calendar, not ...
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Is the text in the calendar's month view supposed to be readable?

The month view in the Calendar on my device looks something like this: On my device (HTC Titan, one of the larger WP handsets) I can only see teeny tiny text inside each day and there's no pinch/zoom ...
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Is there a way to auto silence the phone at a particular time?

I want my WP8 phone (Lumia 920) to be in Silent mode on every Sunday from 9 to 11 AM and be released from it automatically or to a particular time when I am in a meeting, which could be in my Calender....
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Where are Outlook Tasks in Windows 10?

In Windows Phone 8.1, the Outlook Tasks are located in the Calendar app > extend the application bar > Tasks But I can't find them in Windows Phone 10 Preview anymore. Where did they go ? Are they ...
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Not all Google Calendars shown

I use Google Contacts and Calendars with my Lumia 920 (GDR2/Amber update) since beginning of 2013, so I'm one of the users, who access contacts and calendars still via Exchange Active Sync. I've ...
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Syncing with Google Calendar changes time of new items

I have Lumia 520 with WP8. I am using two calendars - Google and Exchange. I am in GMT+1 time zone and have this zone set everywhere (phone, Google, Exchange). We observe daylight saving. In summer ...
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Change format and appearance of inbuilt calendar live tile

I was wondering if we can change the date format of the calendar on the start screen. The current format "Tue 1" is pretty brief and I'd like to see a more detailed day/date format. Also, can we ...
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CalDAV and CardDAV sync apps?

Are there any third party apps to sync Windows Phone 8 with a CalDAV/CardDAV calendar and contact server? From searching online, I have found vague suggestions that there are developers out there ...
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How to change calendar birthday reminder timing on Windows phone 8.1?

I am getting Birthday reminder at 12 PM noon, Birthdays are loaded in my outlook calendar from google contacts and my Facebook contacts. So How to change this 12 PM timing to somewhat early around ...
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Lost my contacts & calendar reminders after win 10 mobile update

Am using Lumia 640XL. I updated from 8.1 to Win 10 last night. After update, I lost following: Contacts: it shows only 4-5 contacts. Rest of them are gone. However I see on all Contacts on people....
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Shared Calendars from Office365

I can't seem to access other calenders from my Office365 organisation on my Windows Phone 8. I was previously able to do this with Google Apps. I've searched the web and on here, but can't find any ...
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How do I get all Facebook friends birthdays on my windows live calendar?

Currently I have configured Live, Yahoo, Gmail and Facebook accounts to my windows phone 7.5 (Device is Lumia 710). The weird problem is, In calendar, Only birthdays from Live, Google Mail and Yahoo ...
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Selective birthday notification

I've got lots of friends and when I connected my Windows phone device with my Facebook account, it automatically downloaded all the information there is for all my contacts including their birthday. ...
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How do calendar apps interact?

I recently tried a Lumia 620 and was shocked by the built-in calendar of WP8. (I'm currently using a Symbian phone, so I've got no clue wrt. to WP8 in general. Seeing as there are a lot of apps that ...
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Outdated calendar entry on lock screen

I'm using Lumia 535 with Google account and (default) setting of displaying nearest calendar event in the bottom part of my lock screen. Even though my phone syncs details with Google account (e-...
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Can you have Facebook calendar events but disable notifications for it?

The sound and popup notifications for Facebook calendar events are really excessive and annoying. I know you can turn off the FB calendars altogether, but is there any way to turn off only the ...
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All Calendar events “changed” after WP8 to WP10 update

Our corporate calendar is in Google Apps for Business, which I was connecting to via my WP8 phone. When I updated to WP10 this morning, when the new calendar app sync'ed it pinged every event in ...
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How do I remove a stuck Facebook event from the Lock Screen calendar?

I got invited to a Facebook event which last 3 months, and I didn't decline before it started. Now its stuck on my lock screen and I cant get it off. I have since declined the event and removed ...
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Looking for Calendar app with alarm [closed]

I have a Nokia Lumia 920. I need a calendar with an alarm function to remind me of my appointments. Reminders such as SMS/Email don't work for me. Have tried several calendar apps, but none of them ...
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Syncing Windows Phone with Google Apps Free Edition

I'm thinking about switching from Android to Windows Phone 8. The only concern I have is whether I will be able to sync my email, contacts, calendar and tasks with my Google Apps Free Edition account (...
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Windows Phone 7.5 Calendar live tile

My Windows Phone 7.5 calendar has two calendars that I have synced to the device. One calendar is mine and the other is my wife's calendar. I would like to be able to see both calendars in the ...
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Weather forecast not showing up in calendar anymore

As the title says I'm missing the weather forecast that used to be displayed in my calendar's week view. Is this a Microsoft issue or is there a problem with my phone - and if so, how can I fix that? ...
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Calendar live tile no longer showing event title

I use the medium size live tile for my calendar on my home screen, and am used to it showing the title and time of my next appointment; however, after my phone updated to Denim this morning, I've ...
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Google mail push notifications in WP8.1 - is it supported again?

It's fairly well known that WP lost the ability to receive push notifications (check for new email as it arrives) after Google made changes in the last few months. But I can't find a clear answer if ...
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Finding/Setting the first day of the week

I am using a time tracking app that can report time spent on various categories in a day, week, month and so on. The developer tells me that the "Week" code uses a phone setting for the first day of ...
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How can I implement a shared calendar with another Windows Phone

My girlfriend just recently got a Windows Phone, and she can't stand it. It's too "high tech" for her. However, I think she will find one thing beneficial, if I can figure out how to do it. Obviously,...
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How do I get Calendar to recognize that I use multiple calendars with my Google Apps account?

One of the new features I've seen listed for Windows Phone 8.1 is the ability to sync with Google Calendars with multiple calendars. I've seen this in effect on my GMail account, but it doesn't appear ...
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How do I change the default 'remind before' time in calander?

How do I change the default reminder time (remind me before eg: 18 hours) in the calendar?
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What's this stuff on my Calendar month view? [duplicate]

My calendar's month view seems to be cluttered with some really odd stuff, and I don't have a clue where it's coming from. There's labels on every date which seem to be written in another language. ...
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How to stop Facebook events from appearing in the calendar?

How do I stop Windows Phone 8.1 from automatically syncing with Facebook for calendar events?
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How do I get a month calendar view with appointment list?

the "good" ones in "How can I do X?" questions It seems I cannot get the calendar on my WP8 phoneLumia 620 to display an overview of the month with a list of the appointments for the selected day on ...
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Google calendar events after June 7, 2016 are not displayed on the phone

If I enter a calendar event on June 7, 2016 or earlier it works as expected. If I enter an event on June 8, 2016 or later it briefly appears on the phone then disappears. The event still exists when I ...
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Unable to lock my stolen phone

Hi my Lumina 520 has been stolen. I tried using the account.Microsoft/ device to locate or lock the phone. But nothing is working. The message being displayed is, try after some time. What could be ...
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calendar data loss

I work in sales and each day I like to record how many sales I have done in the day view 10am slot. However I've noticed after a few months all inputted data disappears. My current phone is the Lumia ...
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Lock Screen inaccurately showing all-day appointments

On May 11, 2014 (which was Mother's Day) my Lock Screen was saying that "tomorrow" would be Mother's Day. Then, on May 12 it said "today" was Mother's Day. However, when I checked my Calendar, I could ...
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Is it possible to supress reminders on the phone?

I synchronise with a corporate Exchange account and am in the situation that I get meeting reminders pop up on both my phone, as well as in Outlook on the PC. Is it possible to keep the reminder in ...
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How to remove other calendars from Office 365

My phone shows calendars from O365 which have been deleted from the 'Other calendars' section on the O365 Calendar. I accidently created a couple of calendars in O365 when trying to work out how the ...
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Can I subscribe (not sync) to a Google Calendar

I have set up a Google calendar for a group of people to share dates/times/locations of regular team events. I want people to be able to connect to or subscribe to this calendar, in read-only mode. ...
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Can the calendar get dates from the people hub?

Is there any way in WP8 to easily get the birthdays and anniversaries you've entered in the people hub into the calendar app without having to type them in again?
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Set Calendar Week to Start With Sunday

I have a Lumia 730, and I am unable to configure it so that the week starts with sunday. How can I configure this?
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Facebook events no longer sync with my Windows Phone calendar. How can I fix this?

When I create an event in Facebook, it used to automatically appear on my calendar, but it doesn't anymore. Are there any settings I can change or has this feature been disabled?
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Showing a weekly view in the calendar

Is there a way to have a weekly view in the calendar in Windows Phone 8? I can see a daily view and a the whole month, but a 7(or 5) days view I could not find.
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Can I selectively hide calendar items from the Live tile?

I have some recurring calendar reminders set up that I really have no need or desire to see on the Start screen. Is there any way to selectively hide these from the Live tile, while still having them ...
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Windows Live Calendar sharing on Windows Phones?

My husband and I have recently purchased Windows 8 phones and are trying to establish calendars that we can keep separately and share with each other. We each have Windows Live accounts and after ...
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Yahoo with WP8 GDR2 CardDAV / CalDAV

WP8 GDR2 supports CardDAV and CalDAV when adding a Google account. It was very easy--pick Google when adding an account and the rest was magic; contacts and calendar now sync. I have a Yahoo! account ...
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Notifications for events that don't exist

I used to have an event that took place daily in my Outlook Calendar, but as of last week, the event is cancelled. Outlook Calendar itself says "No events today". However, the notifications on the ...
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Google calender not syncing on Lumia 830

Why doesn't my Nokia Lumia sync with my Google calendar? And please do not suggest I use Outlook because I have a business email address on google that I cannot change. Thank you!
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Tasks due dates not showing in calendar

Is there a way to show tasks that have due dates in calendar/agenda as well on WP 8.1? Reminders aside, now I have to check the calendar and tasks separately not to forget to do things.
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Sometimes my calendar items don't show up

I am encoutering a very annoying bug. I hope there is a workaround. Currently some times during the day or week my calendar items just don't show up and I am not able to add new ones. What is ...