Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




2 posts

Wannabe Geek
+1 received by user: 2


# 250893 30-May-2019 11:42
Send private message quote this post

Hi team

Hoping you can help (and be patient with) a "Learning Geek", as numerous Google searches have not been useful thus far.

 

I have two Android phones - an S8 and an Xcover.

 

I have an @gmail.com calendar. 

 

I can see all my calendar entries on the S8 - but I cannot seem to get these calendar entries to transfer/sync to the Xcover.

 

The S8 is using the Samsung Calendar (I think it's also called S-Planner) app. The Xcover is using the Google Calendar app. Both appear to be signed in to the @gmail account.

 

On the S8, all my calendar entries corresponds to the @gmail account listed under Google in the Manage Calendars section. There is also an @gmail account listed under Samsung Account but entries are not made under this calendar.

 

When I log into Google Calendars on a browser, none of the calendar entries I've made on the S8 show up, even though it's on the same @gmail account.

 

What am I doing wrong? Any ideas on what I've missed?

 

Thanks!


Create new topic
743 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 217

Trusted

  # 2248363 30-May-2019 11:50
Send private message quote this post

Make sure your default calender entries are google, you may be entering your entries as local or Samsung acc.

Check this on every device.




Voice gives context



2 posts

Wannabe Geek
+1 received by user: 2


  # 2248545 30-May-2019 15:59
2 people support this post
Send private message quote this post

After spending more time mucking around I figured a way to get it to work.

 

I downloaded the Google Calendar app onto the S8. Then imported my calendar entries to that and synced it. Now I can see the entries in the Google Calendar app on both phones. So I'll ditch the S-Planner app and just use the Google Calendar app.


Create new topic



Twitter and LinkedIn »



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Dunedin selects Telensa to deliver smart street lighting for 15,000 LEDs
Posted 18-Jul-2019 10:21


Sprint announces a connected wallet card with built-in IoT support
Posted 18-Jul-2019 08:36


Educational tool developed at Otago makes international launch
Posted 17-Jul-2019 21:57


Symantec introduces cloud access security solution
Posted 17-Jul-2019 21:48


New Zealand government unveils new digital service to make business easier
Posted 16-Jul-2019 17:35


Scientists unveil image of quantum entanglement
Posted 13-Jul-2019 06:00


Hackers to be challenged at University of Waikato
Posted 12-Jul-2019 21:34


OPPO Reno Z now available in New Zealand
Posted 12-Jul-2019 21:28


Sony introduces WF-1000XM3 wireless headphones with noise cancellation
Posted 8-Jul-2019 16:56


Xero announces new smarter tools, push into the North American market
Posted 19-Jun-2019 17:20


New report by Unisys shows New Zealanders want action by social platform companies and police to monitor social media sites
Posted 19-Jun-2019 17:09


ASB adds Google Pay option to contactless payments
Posted 19-Jun-2019 17:05


New Zealand PC Market declines on the back of high channel inventory, IDC reports
Posted 18-Jun-2019 17:35


Air New Zealand uses drones to inspect aircraft
Posted 17-Jun-2019 15:39


TCL Electronics launches its first-ever 8K TV
Posted 17-Jun-2019 15:18



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.


Support Geekzone »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.