Configuring iCal to access Stanford calendar

These instructions explain how to configure the iCal application included with Mac OS X 10.5.x or later to connect to Stanford Calendar using the CalDAV protocol.

Configuring iCal (OS X 10.6 and above)

  1. From the iCal menu, choose Preferences.
  2. Go to the Accounts tab and click the + sign to add a new account.
  3. Enter the following information:
    Account Type: CalDAV
    Username: yoursunetid
    Password: your sunetid password
    Server Address:
  4. Click Create.

Configuring iCal (OS X 10.5)

  1. From the iCal menu, choose Preferences.
  2. Go to the Accounts tab and click the + sign to add a new account.
  3. Enter the following information:
    Description: Stanford Calendar
    Username: yoursunetid
    Password: your sunetid password
  4. Click the triangle next to Server Options and enter:
    Account URL:
    User Kerberos v5 for Authentication: unchecked
  5. Click Add.
  6. Close the Preferences.

Your calendars will now appear in the left-hand column of the iCal window in a section named Stanford Calendar.



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