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The information below is for the new version of Google Calendar. If you use the old version, sign in to Google Calendar and then refresh this page.

Change your Calendar settings

You can change your calendar’s view, notification, and event settings.

Set up your calendar 

  1. On your computer, open Google Calendar.
  2. In the top right, click Settings Settings and then Settings.
  3. Make your changes.
  4. When you’re done, go to the bottom of the page and click Save.

Change your calendar spacing and color set

You can change how far apart events and calendar information are spaced on the page.

  1. On your computer, open Google Calendar.
  2. In the top right, click Settings Settings and then Color and density.
  3. Choose Responsive to your screen or Compact. Compact has narrower borders and spaces.When in Responsive mode, Calendar will pick the event density based on your screen size.
  4. To change color sets, choose Modern or Classic.

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