Rename Calendar resources

When you rename a Calendar resource, the update usually shows right away for all your user. However, it might take up to 7 days for the new name to change in your entire domain. Events that take place before you renamed the resource show the old name, and events created afterwards show the new name. Cancelled events will not be renamed, even if they are scheduled in the future. 

Change to My Calendar list

The changes you make in Google calendar to your My calendars list don't affect other users. These changes are local and appear only in your calendar view. To revert the local rename, unsubscribe and re-subscribe to the resource calendar.

Options for renaming

You can rename calendar resources using:

Rename a resource in the Admin console

To rename calendar resources, you need to have an administrator role with buildings and resources privileges assigned to your account.

  1. Sign in to your Google Admin console.

    Sign in using your administrator account (does not end in @gmail.com).

  2. From the Admin console Home page, go to Buildings and resourcesand thenEdit Resources.
  3. Select the resource to rename and click Edit Edit resource.
  4. Enter the new resource name.
  5. Click Update resource.

 

 

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