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Holidays Declined Events Reminder Events/Tasks Alternate calendar Calendar colours Calendar View First Day of the Week Default Reminder Time Week Number Weather Forecast

Holidays

Holidays are displayed on the Samsung Calendar by a signed in Google Account, and the country of the displayed holidays depends on the region or language selected in System Preferences.

If you want to hide the holidays, you'll need to do so in the display options for that account. This guide shows how to hide/show the holidays from your Google Account. Other accounts should be handled in the same way.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Calendar -App
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Tap on desired  Account
Step 4:  Enable or disable  Holidays in xxx
  1. Open the Calendar-App
  2. Open the menu
  3. Tap on desired Account
  4. Enable or disable Holidays in xxx

Declined Events

Declined Events are hidden in the calendar on the Samsung device by default, but if you want to show such events, you need to disable the "Hide declined events" option in the settings.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Calendar -App
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Open the  Settings
Step 4:  Enable or disable  Hide declinded events
  1. Open the Calendar-App
  2. Open the menu
  3. Open the Settings
  4. Enable or disable Hide declinded events

Reminder Events/Tasks

Tasks that come from the App Reminder are displayed by default in the calendar of the Samsung device. Alternatively, we can hide the display of the tasks, in which case we need to disable the App Reminder in the App Events.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Calendar -App
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Tap on  App events
Step 4:  Enable or disable  Reminder
  1. Open the Calendar-App
  2. Open the menu
  3. Tap on App events
  4. Enable or disable Reminder

Alternate calendar

In the Samsung calendar we can display alternative calendars in addition to the standard one, including

  • Korean Lunar Calendar
  • Chinese Lunar Calendar
  • Vietnamese Lunar Calendar
  • Hijri
  • Shamsi

The alternative calendars are displayed in a reduced size in the usual calendar.

 

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Calendar -App
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Open the  Settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Alternate calendar
Step 5:  Choose diresir  calendar
  1. Open the Calendar-App
  2. Open the menu
  3. Open the Settings
  4. Tap on Alternate calendar
  5. Choose diresir calendar

Calendar colours

If several accounts are displayed in the Samsung calendar, the calendar offers us a function to differentiate between the individual accounts. In the settings we can assign a different colour to each account or calendar.

If, for example, we want the holidays to be in yellow instead of green, this can be easily set.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Calendar -App
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Open the  Settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Manage calendar colours
Step 5:  Tap on desired  Account
Step 6:  Choose desired  Colour
  1. Open the Calendar-App
  2. Open the menu
  3. Open the Settings
  4. Tap on Manage calendar colours
  5. Tap on desired Account
  6. Choose desired Colour

Calendar View

By default, the Samsung device starts the calendar in month view. We can also change the calendar view to year, month, week or day. The setting is saved and will be displayed the next time the app is started.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Calendar -App
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Choose between  Year, Month, Week  and  Day
  1. Open the Calendar-App
  2. Open the menu
  3. Choose between Year, Month, Week and Day

First Day of the Week

Before 1976 the week began in Germany on Sunday, and this Jewish and Christian tradition still exists today in the USA, Israel, Japan and China.

The first day of the week is determined by the Samsung calendar of the standard location, but we can also define the beginning of the week as Saturday, Sunday or Monday.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Calendar -App
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Open the  Settings
Step 4:  Tap on  First day of the week
Step 5:  Choose between  Local default ,  Saturday, Sunday  and  Monday
  1. Open the Calendar-App
  2. Open the menu
  3. Open the Settings
  4. Tap on First day of the week
  5. Choose between Local default, Saturday, Sunday and Monday

Default Reminder Time

When creating a new event, the default reminder time is 10 minutes before the event. For all-day events, the Samsung device will give a reminder at 5 p.m. the day before at the day before. These times can be adjusted each time an event is created.

We can adjust the default reminder time in the settings for faster entry or to skip changing.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Calendar -App
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Open the  Settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Alert settings
Step 5:  Choose between  Events,   All-day Events  and  Contacts birthdays
Step 6:  Choose desired  Default Reminder Time
  1. Open the Calendar-App
  2. Open the menu
  3. Open the Settings
  4. Tap on Alert settings
  5. Choose between Events, All-day Events and Contacts birthdays
  6. Choose desired Default Reminder Time

Week Number

If you need to display calendar weeks (KW), you can enable or disable them in the Samsung calendar settings and the week number will appear on the left-hand side of the screen.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Calendar -App
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Open the  Settings
Step 4:  Enable or disable  Show week numbers
  1. Open the Calendar-App
  2. Open the menu
  3. Open the Settings
  4. Enable or disable Show week numbers

Weather Forecast

Besides displaying the weather on the Home screen or the Side screen, we can also display the weather on the calendar. A small icon shows us the weather for the next seven days every day.

Note: To display the weather in the calendar, the weather widget must be placed on the home screen.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Calendar -App
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Open the  Settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Show weather forecast
Step 5:  Enable or disable  Weather forecast
  1. Open the Calendar-App
  2. Open the menu
  3. Open the Settings
  4. Tap on Show weather forecast
  5. Enable or disable Weather forecast

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