Programs for iPad: Calendars – Client for Google Calendar
Synchronization of calendars and contacts through iTunes Procedure Completely archaic in essence, the same can be said about various synchronization crutches within a wireless network. It is necessary to think globally. And they do in Apple and therefore there is a paid service Mobile Me. At the same time, if you think globally and economical, then its substitute will serve very popular tools from Google.
The AppStore has a modest number of customer software for Google Salendar. One of the most pretty applications is Calendars from Readdle Inc, known by File Combine Readdledocs. We will try to understand what is good in Calendars and consider as an alternative standard tools iOS 3.2.1.
Working with Calendars begins with filling two fields – user drawer on Gmail and password to it. Actually, this is limited to the primary setting. After these actions, the program is immediately synchronized with the online calendar.
If you compare the appearance of Calendars with ICAL, then you can note their similarity. The layout of the elements of the interface is clearly borrowed. This is a positive moment, when you go to Calendars, you do not have to get used to. Apple calendar looks more tactile, however, in comparison with its competitors for the AppStore, Calendars seems most convenient and pleasant in appearance.
Calendars (READDLE INC)
Let us turn to the capabilities of Calendars on working with events. You can create a meeting just touching the day, in this case, the quick input menu appears where you only need to enter the name. Convenient when there is no time to enter full information about the event. You can add missing information at any time.
The second way to create a record – through the "+" button. The menu will allow you to set a shared header, define the time interval of the event or distribute its length for the whole day. Bully below is a graph mark of location and the address planned.
The entry of the record to a specific calendar is indicated in the Calendar column. Adding a reminder via SMS, email or audio signal will not allow a meeting or an important. In the column description it makes sense to add records that did not fall into one of the categories. Attendee tie props of persons who will be notified of the upcoming event via email. The last menu item will allow you to set the "repeatability" of the recording, convenient for birthdays and anniversaries.
Available in Calendars Unique among the applications of this kind of ability to drag created events using Drag & Drop. Quite often, scheduled events are transferred for several days, in this case, it is enough to drag the record on the desired day and continue.
It would seem that everything you need and even more is available to work with the calendar. Only not visible search, which is in ICAL in the most prominent place. In Calendars, it also has, the transition to the LIST tab will open the options for searching for events and their content.
Excellent program, a very pleasant and convenient ICAL clone for Google Calendar. Its only advantage over the regular calendar in a convenient configuration, in the work of the program is very similar.
Who has no desire to pay for this high-quality, but paid client, it is worth trying to connect ICAL directly to the calendar service through Google Sync, which is based on MS Exchange. The instruction is simple and will be understood by experienced users, you will receive contact synchronization. Be careful and do not rush, while setting up Google Sync offers to erase all the records of the calendar and contacts on the iPad or iPhone.