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Chapter 6. Getting Productive with the C... > Get Acquainted with the Calendar

Get Acquainted with the Calendar

The Calendar application, which I also refer to simply as “the calendar,” provides an electronic equivalent of a paper calendar that you can use to schedule events. Calendar events can be appointments, meetings, or anything else that can be scheduled in a block of time. If you're already familiar with using a similar software calendar in a PIM software client, such as Microsoft Outlook, you'll be right at home with the Treo calendar. An important part of using the calendar is synchronizing calendar data on your device with calendar data on your desktop computer. This process is carried out during the normal device synchronization that the HotSync Manager application handles.

The Treo calendar has some advantages over a traditional desktop calendar that are hard to beat. More specifically, the Calendar application supports several views that allow you to essentially zoom in and out on the calendar. In this way, you can view a single day's worth of events, or back out and view a week, month, or even year on the calendar. Following are the five different views the Calendar application supports:


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