BusyMac Help

FAQs

Contacting BusyMac Technical Support
How to install or update BusyCal and BusyContacts
How to set BusyCal and BusyContacts as the default apps
Selecting a Cloud Syncing Service
Upgrading to BusyCal 2.6
BusyCal 1.6 is not compatible with Mavericks, Yosemite & El Capitan
BusyCal 1.6 is not compatible with Google Calendar
BusySync 2.3 is not compatible with Mavericks, Yosemite & El Capitan
BusySync 2.3 is not compatible with Google Calendar
How much does BusyCal cost?
How much does BusyContacts cost?
How do I enter my serial number?
Can I download the old versions of BusyCal and BusySync?
BusyCal or BusyContacts cannot sync with my iCloud account
Duplicate alarms are being displayed for new events
Why does BusyCal launch when I snooze or dismiss an alarm?
Do BusyCal and BusyContacts sync with Exchange and Office 365?
Do BusyCal and BusyContacts sync with Outlook 2011 for Mac?
Do BusyCal and BusyContacts sync with Outlook.com?
Importing from Now Up-to-Date and Now Contact
Does BusyCal sync To Dos with Google Calendar?
Can I publish calendars to Google?
Can I sync Facebook events with BusyCal?
Does BusyCal support location based travel time alarms?
What email apps are BusyCal and BusyContacts compatible with?
How to change the color of an event or contact
How do I remove the shared Family calendars?
How do I clean up duplicate contacts in BusyContacts?
Can BusyContacts show emails in the Activity List from third-party Mail clients?
Does BusyContacts support Exchange Global Address Lists (GAL)?
Badge icon indicates number of Inbox notifications
BusyCal is unable to access my Contacts Me Card to respond to meeting invitations
What is a Banner event?
What is a Journal event?
I get an error that the event could not be stored to the server
How to uninstall BusyCal
How to uninstall BusyContacts
How to uninstall BusySync
BusyCal and BusyContacts Open Source Acknowledgements

BusyCal Documentation

Getting Started with BusyCal
Calendar Views
Scrolling
List View
Calendar List
Calendar Groups
Event Types - Banners, Events, To Dos, Journals and Stickies
To Dos
Info Panel
Repeats
Tags
Graphics
Holidays
Birthdays and Anniversaries
Weather
Alarms
Quick Entry
BusyCal Menu
Printing
Searching, Finding and Filtering Events
Smart Filters
Time Tracking
Contacts
Meetings and Invitations
Free/Busy Availability Viewer
Subscribing to public Holiday and Sports calendars
Date and Time Format
Time Zones
Backup and Restore
Exporting, importing and merging calendars
Reset BusyCal
BusyCal Keyboard shortcuts
BusyCal URL Handler
How to archive old events
Take Control of Calendar Syncing and Sharing with BusyCal

BusyContacts Documentation

Getting Started with BusyContacts
Syncing with a Server
Syncing with Facebook, LinkedIn & Twitter
Syncing with Apple Contacts
Address Books
Tags (Groups)
Card View and List View
Info Panel
Custom Field Types and Labels
Special Fields
Activity List
Linking Contacts with Events in BusyCal
Birthdays and Anniversaries
Linking and Merging Cards
Action Menu and Contextual Menu
Smart Filters
Copying Contact Info
Preferences
Printing Envelopes and Mailing Labels
Phone Dialing
Me Card
Exporting and Importing Contacts
BusyContacts Keyboard Shortcuts
Sharing Address Books
BusyContacts URL Handler
Backup and Restore
Reset BusyContacts

Syncing with an iPhone

Syncing BusyCal and BusyContacts with the iPhone and iPad
Syncing BusyCal and BusyContacts with an iOS device through iCloud
Syncing BusyCal and BusyContacts with an iOS device through Google
Syncing BusyCal and BusyContacts with an iOS device through Exchange
Syncing BusyCal and BusyContacts with an iOS device through CalDAV/CardDAV
Syncing BusyCal and BusyContacts with an iOS device through Fruux
Syncing calendar subscriptions (Holidays and Sports) with an iOS device

Syncing with iCloud

Syncing BusyCal and BusyContacts with iCloud
Connecting to iCloud with an app-specific password
Hosting Calendars on iCloud
Sharing calendars with others through iCloud
Sharing address books with others through iCloud
iCloud limitations

Syncing with Google

Syncing BusyCal and BusyContacts with Google Calendar
Hosting Calendars on Google
Sharing calendars with others through Google
Sharing address books with others through Google
Syncing BusyCal with iCloud and Google Calendar
Google limitations

Syncing with Exchange

Syncing BusyCal and BusyContacts with Exchange
Hosting Calendars and Address Books on Exchange
Sharing calendars and address books with others through Exchange
Exchange Limitations

Syncing with CalDAV & CardDAV

Syncing BusyCal and BusyContacts with a CalDAV/CardDAV server
Hosting Calendars and Address Books on a CalDAV/CardDAV server
Sharing calendars with others via CalDAV
Sharing address books with others via CardDAV

Syncing with Fruux

Syncing BusyCal and BusyContacts with Fruux
Hosting Calendars and Address Books on Fruux
Sharing calendars and address books with others through Fruux

Syncing on a LAN

Sharing calendars and address books on a LAN via Bonjour