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Office 365 (iOS 7) - Change Calendar Color

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The following document explains how to change the color of a calendar using an iOS device (iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch).

iPhone Calendar provides a limited set of coloring options which are applied per calendar and not per event. The available color selections cannot be modified.

  1. To change a calendar's color, in iPhone Calendar tap on the Calendars button in the bottom-center of the display.

    1-Calendars button

  2. On the resulting Calendars display you can see the colors assigned to which calendars. To modify a calendar's color tap on the Edit button at the top-left of the Calendars display.

    Edit button

  3. Tap on the calendar whose color you want to change on the Edit Calendars display.

  4. On the Edit Calendar display select from the list of color choices.

    color selection within edit calendar screen

  5. Tap Done when finished to return to the Edit Calendars display.
  6. Tap Done to return to the Calendars display.

  7. Tap Done on the Calendars display to return to the main iPhone Calendar display.

Keywords:microsoft office365 apple ios 7 devices iphones ipads ipod touch calendars changing colors multiple o365 ios7 phone   Doc ID:35990
Owner:Help Desk KB Team .Group:DoIT Help Desk
Created:2013-12-13 12:13 CDTUpdated:2017-11-30 11:42 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, Office 365
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