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  1. Google it!  Many answers to your specific questions are easily found through an Internet search
  2. This page may answer your question.  Alternatively, use "Search this site" (top right corner)
  3. Search our "Google Apps Learning Center" Google Group for your answer or submit it for others to reply to
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How do I view Wiki calendars from my Google Calendar?

It works for personal calendars, but not currently for team calendars. See Subscribing to Team Calendars from Google Calendar.

This can also be viewed in TeamHelp FAQ #203: Viewing Wiki calendars from Google Calendar.

How do I view a Google Apps calendar on a Wiki page?

To embed a Google calendar in a Wiki page, insert the iframe macro. Get the Calendar address from the Settings page for your Google calendar. Choose the HTML calendar address; copy and paste it into the URL field of the iframe macro on the Wiki.

To subscribe to a Google calendar from a Wiki team calendar, see Subscribing to Google Calendars From Confluence

This can also be viewed in TeamHelp FAQ #204: Embedding Google calendars on Wiki pages

Can I access my Google Mail and Calendar offline?

Yes. See this support page for Mail using the Google Chrome browser. See this support page for Calendar using the Google Chrome browser. NOTE: When in offline mode, the calendar is read-only, unlike Google Mail Offline which allows a user to reply, create, and delete messages offline.

What is a resource calendar and how can I request one?

This information is found on our Apps > Calendar page.

How can I find and subscribe to a resource calendar?

  1. Open your calendar using a browser
  2. Select Browse interesting Calendars using the down-arrow to the right of "Other calendars".  The three categories are Holidays, Sports, and More.
  3. For SIL calendars, click More and then select "Resources for sil.org"
  4. Continue browsing SIL resources until you find a resource.  Click the "Subscribe" link.  If the resource permissions allow, you will find the calendar listed and shown on your Calendar.  If not, you will get a "You do not have access to <calendar name>'s calendar." message.
Tip:  To unsubscribe from a resource calendar, use the pull down list to the right of "My calendar", choose, Settings, find the  calendar you want to remove, and click the "Unsubscribe" link.