gsimplecal Alternatives

    gsimplecal is described as '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' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are nine alternatives to gsimplecal for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac, Xfce and SeaMonkey. The best alternative is Lightning Calendar, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like gsimplecal are Simple Calendar (Freemium, Open Source), Rainlendar (Freemium), GNOME Calendar (Free, Open Source) and Calendar Lock PEA (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 28, 2021

    1. 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.
    2. 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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    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. GNOME Calendar is a simple and beautiful calendar application designed to perfectly fit the GNOME desktop. By reusing the components which the GNOME desktop is build on, Calendar nicely integrates with the GNOME ecosystem.
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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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    6. Osmo is a handy personal organizer, which includes calendar, tasks manager, address book and notes modules. It was designed to be a small, easy to use and good looking PIM tool to help to manage personal information.
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    7. Orage is a new modern calendar application for the Xfce Desktop Environment. Orage has been designed from the start to be quick and easy-to-use. Its user interface is clean and intuitive, and does not include any confusing or useless options.

      Discontinued

      Orage was my calendar of choice, but it is no longer part of Xfce and is not included in Debian repos after Buster.

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    8. 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.
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    9. Desktop iCalendar is a 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.
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