Change your Calendar settings

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

Set up your calendar

  1. Open the Google Calendar app Calendar.
  2. Tap Menu Menu and then Settings Settings.
  3. Tap General to change the start of the week, device time zone, default event duration, and other settings.
  4. To turn illustrations on or off, tap the "Show event illustrations" switch.

Turn dark mode on or off

Important: Dark mode is available on iPhones and iPads on iOS 13.0 and up.

To use Calendar in Dark mode, turn on Dark Mode from your iPhone or iPad device settings. Learn how to change your iPhone or iPad display settings.

Add or stop syncing accounts

You can add more accounts to Google Calendar or stop syncing Google Calendar with your Google Account.

Add an account
  1. Open the Google Calendar app Calendar.
  2. Menu Menu and then Settings Settings.
  3. Tap Manage accounts and then Add another account.
  4. Sign in with your full email address and password. If you use 2-Step Verification, verify the device.
  5. Follow the instructions on the screen to finish the sign in process.
Stop syncing an account
  1. Open the Google Calendar app Calendar.
  2. Menu Menu and then Settings Settings.
  3. Tap Manage accounts.
  4. Switch off your account.
Remove an account
  1. Open the Google Calendar app Calendar.
  2. Menu Menu and then Settings Settings.
  3. Tap Manage accounts.
  4. Tap Edit.
  5. Next to the account, tap Remove.
  6. Tap Done.
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