|These instructions are no longer needed because a Google Calendar resource is shipped with KDE. You do not need to use DAV any more. In KOrganizer simply go to Settings->General->Calendars and filter for google|
|For demonstration purposes, the Google account used in this tutorial is firstname.lastname@example.org|
To synchronize Google Calendar with Kontact, firstly access thearea of Kontact by selecting it in the left navigation bar. Next, open the configuration window by going to
Select thetab on the area to prepare to add the Google calendar. Next, Select the (you may need to add this resource first by clicking and selecting it in the list). After this click when a prompt appears asking to enter your credentials to login to the groupware server.
Another window will appear, and here you can enter the location of your Google Calendar resource. In the Server Configuration area, click on. Now, this opens the last window. Here, ensure that is selected as the Remote calendar access protocol.
The remote URL takes the form: https://www.google.com/calendar/dav/GoogleCalendarID/events/
For your main calendar, the GoogleCalendarID is your Google account (Gmail address). Select. For again use your Google account while the field is your Google account password.
After this information is entered, pressing thebutton will enable Kontact to sync with Google to discover your calendar. Your calendar should display in the Discovered Collections window below.
Press KDE Wallet integration as for convenience. To add additional calendars, simply click the button to follow the same procedure as above.and allow
|For other Calendars, the calendar ID can be obtained by pressing the down arrow, and selectingvia www.google.com/calendar.|
Press F5.to finish adding the Google Calendar and then it should start to synchronize with Kontact. In the calendars list below, check the box beside your Gmail address to enable the display of a calendar. To refresh events, simply press
|This animated GIF recaps the steps taken to obtain Google Calendar synchronization.|
Congratulations, you have successfully setup Google Calendar Integration with Kontact!