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Active Desktop Calendar Alternatives

Active Desktop Calendar is described as 'This application is a software calendar with appointments notes, tasks, alarms and contacts that provides seamless integration and interactivity with the desktop background. You can organize your data in layers and share them with other people on a local area network' and is a Calendar app in the office & productivity category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Active Desktop Calendar for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Android, Mac and iPhone. The best alternative is Google Calendar, which is free. Other great apps like Active Desktop Calendar are Microsoft Office Outlook, Lightning Calendar, Simple Calendar and Rainlendar.

Active Desktop Calendar alternatives are mainly Calendar Apps but may also be Todo List Managers or Email Clients. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Active Desktop Calendar.
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  1. Google Calendar icon

    Google Calendar

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Sunbird
    • Google Chrome

    With Google Calendar, its easy to keep track of all your lifes important events in one place. You can add events and send invitations effortlessly, share your schedule with friends and family, and search for events you might enjoy.

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  2. Microsoft Outlook, part of the Microsoft Office Suite (not to be confused with Microsoft Outlook Express), is a personal information manager that lets you manage your e-mail, calendar, contacts, and tasks.

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    Lightning Calendar

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Thunderbird
    • SeaMonkey

    Organize your schedule and life’s important events in a calendar that’s fully integrated with your Thunderbird or Seamonkey email. Manage multiple calendars, create your daily to do list, invite friends to events, and subscribe to public calendars.

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    Simple Calendar

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • F-Droid

    A simple calendar with optional CalDAV synchronization. You can easily create recurring events and setup reminders, it can also display week numbers.

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  5. Rainlendar is a feature rich calendar application that is easy to use and doesn't take much space on your desktop. The application is platform independent so you can run it on all major operating systems: Windows, Linux and Mac OS X.

    Events and Tasks


  6. Morgen is a modern and multi-platform calendar application. It connects to several calendar providers (including Google Calendar, Microsoft Exchange, Outlook.com, iCloud) and provide advanced scheduling features powered by Artificial Intelligence.

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  7. Calendar encryption: View calendars and stores them encrypted on your device or in the cloud.

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    UKs Kalender

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    This program helps you organizing your dates and tasks and reminds you of upcoming events.

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    Cozi

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Blackberry
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Kindle Fire

    Cozi is a free online calendar that helps families coordinate activities. See who needs to be where and when, be reminded of upcoming appointments, and print your calendar by week or month. Cozi is the easiest online calendar you'll ever use.

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    BORG Calendar

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    BORG is a combination calendar and task tracking system. The calendar supports all sorts of appointments and also a simple todo list. The calendar functionality is similar to that of other PIMs, such as Microsoft Outlook, Mozilla Calendar, Palm Desktop, Yahoo Calendar, etc...

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