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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 Kalendar, VueMinder Calendar, Calendar Lock PEA and UKs Kalender.

Desktop iCalendar 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 Desktop iCalendar.
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Desktop iCalendar is a handy desktop calendar for Windows. It stays on your desktop and shows the days of the current...

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  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.

    Outlook 365 on Windows
  2. Lightning Calendar icon

    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.


  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.

    Events and Tasks
  4. Kalendar is a Kirigami-based calendar application that uses Akonadi. It lets you add, edit and delete events from local and remote accounts of your choice, while keeping changes syncronised across your Plasma desktop or phone.

  5. 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.


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

    week view
  7. UKs Kalender icon

    UKs Kalender

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

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

  8. Cozi icon


    • 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.

  9. BORG Calendar icon

    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...

  10. KDE Plasma Workspaces icon

    KDE Plasma Workspaces

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Plasma Workspaces is the umbrella term for all graphical environments provided by KDE. Plasma separates components into "data engines" and their visualization counterparts.


    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).

    Plasma Desktop Workspace
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