Desktop iCalendar Alternatives

    Desktop iCalendar is described as 'handy desktop calendar for Windows. It stays on your desktop and shows the days of the current month. It can sync with your Google Calendar, share calendars with your family and friends. It also uses high-quality fonts, looks pretty, and has lots of skins' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Desktop iCalendar for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is Microsoft Office Outlook. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Lightning Calendar or Rainlendar. Other great apps like Desktop iCalendar are VueMinder Calendar (Freemium), Calendar Lock PEA (Free, Open Source), Cozi (Free) and UKs Kalender (Free).

    This page was last updated May 16, 2021

    1. 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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    2. 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.


    3. 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.
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    4. Take control of your schedule and get reminded wherever and however you want. Instantly access your appointments, tasks, and notes with a simple glance at a transparent calendar that sits right on your Windows desktop.
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    5. Password Encrypted Calendar: Calendar Lock PEA - Displays iCalendars that are plaintext only in RAM, but otherwise always encrypted on the device. - Uses autheticated encryption and a memory-hard key derivation function for the password.
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      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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    6. This program helps you organizing your dates and tasks and reminds you of upcoming events.
    7. 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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    8. Plasma Workspaces is the umbrella term for all graphical environments provided by KDE. Plasma separates components into "data engines" and their visualization counterparts.

      Discontinued

      The term "KDE Plasma Workspaces" is no longer in use anywhere with the release of KDE Plasma 5 in 2014. It has been broken up into multiple components; the important ones are already in the AlternativeTo database (e.g. KDE Plasma).

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    9. gsimplecal is a lightweight calendar application written in C++ using GTK2. It was intentionally made for use with tint2 panel in the openbox environment to be launched upon clock click, but of course it will work without it.
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