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Posted on 2014-11-26
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My OS is win 7 prof 64 bit and I have a gmail account.  How do I  get the Calendar as an icon on my desktop, so that I can pop it up without having to go the long route of loading it.  thank u.
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Rizzle earned 167 total points
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Two ways

1. Install the Office suite which includes Outlook then configure Outlook to use your Gmail account.

2. Download and install the Google Calendar client for Windows. http://m.download.cnet.com/Google-Calendar-Windows-Client/3000-2124_4-10910200.html
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by:Haris Djulic
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Hi,

if you open you google calendar in Google Chrome browser you go to Chrome options and select More tools and then click on Create application shortcuts (see attached) .. and then on the next pop up screen you select where you want your shortcut to appear... and that's it..
google-calendar.png
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by:jegajothy
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in response to Roshan Ejaz, thank u for our suggestion.  i did what u said, and the Chrone was installed.  And following Haris Djulic, i do not see the Calendar shortcut.  i only see the Wow default App and how do I select the calendar program.  Thank u.
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by:Haris Djulic
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Hi,

before i  posted i tested it myself and i have the shortcut on the desktop (see attached) and when double clicked it opens Google calendar...
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by:jegajothy
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well done everyone, thank u
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