App for .Ical

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  1. BuzyMum

    BuzyMum iPF Novice

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    I was wondering if there was an app for .iCal? I want to download the school calendar of events from my children's school and I have to have to .iCal to do this. I would like to sync this with the calendar on my IPad.
     
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    The iPad Calendar app is the iCal app for iPad, a default install. Any calendars in your Mac iCal should sync automatically through MobileMe to your iPad Calendar app if you have the preferences on your iPad set properly.
     
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    Copy the iCal URL from your schools calendar. Go into Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars, and choose Add Account, Other, Add Subscribed Calendar.

    Paste the URL.

    It probably looks something like this: "webcal://www.server.com/. . .ics".

    Tap Next.

    Change the description and/or add user login information if needed.

    Save.

    Go to your Calendar app and see if it worked. If it is a standard iCal server, it should.
     
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    P.S. You may have to look at all the Calendars (button top left) and make sure that your new calendar is checked before it will display.
     

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