Using the calendar


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Using the calendar

The calendar has always been a useful list in SharePoint and you still will find the calendar on just about every SharePoint site there is. It might not look all that different, but in the 2010 version of SharePoint, it's more powerful and it's easier to use. For a start, we have an easy way of adding new entries to the calendar. I can either mouse over a particular day where I'll get the Add link, or I can even just double-click a blank area of the calendar itself. Rather than take me to a different screen, we get a pop-up window that allows us to add in the entry and give it a time.

Same kind of entry options that we'd had for SharePoint previously. You can make it a repeating event or an all day event and so on. One new feature of this calendar is if I've accidentally scheduled that on the wrong day, I can simply drag- and-drop it to a different day. Selecting one of the days itself will actually take me to the Day view if that's what I'm looking for. If it&#...

Using the calendar
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Using the calendar provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Simon Allardice as part of the SharePoint 2010 New Features

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Business IT
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