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The {{llink|Calendar (term)|text=calendar}} feature, if enabled by the administrator, will be found on the {{llink|Main menu|text=Main menu}} of the forum. It can be used to record and display holidays, birthdays, and events. Birthdays entered in members' user profiles will be displayed on the calendar. Some or all members may have permission to post calendar events. Administrators can configure the calendar via the calendar settings section of their Administration Center.
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The {{llink|Calendar (term)|text=calendar}} feature, if enabled by the administrator, is found on the {{llink|Main menu|text=Main menu}} of the forum. It can be used to record and display holidays, birthdays, and events. Birthdays entered in members' user profiles will be displayed on the calendar. Some or all members may have permission to post calendar events. Administrators can configure the calendar via the calendar settings section of their Administration Center.
  
 
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In SMF 2.0 the calendar also displays mini calendars on the left of the current calendar.}}
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If the calendar is enabled on a forum and users are given the permission to post calendar events, users will be able to ''Post an Event'' to the calendar, by selecting ''Calendar'' from the main menu, followed by ''Post Event'' from the calendar screen. If the option is enabled, users may also be able to simply select the day of the month to post a new event on that day. In addition to this, if a user has the proper permissions, they may see a ''Link to Calendar'' link at the bottom of each topic. Selecting this link allows users to post a new Event in the calendar, linked to the topic they were viewing when they selected the ''Link to Calendar'' link.
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If the calendar is enabled on a forum and users are given the permission to post calendar events, users will be able to ''Post an Event'' to the calendar by selecting ''Calendar'' from the main menu, followed by ''Post Event'' from the calendar screen. If the option is enabled, users may also be able to simply select the day of the month to post a new event on that day. In addition to this, users with the appropriate permissions may see a ''Link to Calendar'' link at the bottom of each topic. Selecting this link allows users to post a new Event in the calendar, linked to the topic they were viewing when they followed the ''Link to Calendar'' link.
 
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Revision as of 17:51, 7 August 2013


The calendar feature, if enabled by the administrator, is found on the Main menu of the forum. It can be used to record and display holidays, birthdays, and events. Birthdays entered in members' user profiles will be displayed on the calendar. Some or all members may have permission to post calendar events. Administrators can configure the calendar via the calendar settings section of their Administration Center.

The calendar also displays mini-calendars on the left of the current calendar.

Posting an event to the calendar

If the calendar is enabled on a forum and users are given the permission to post calendar events, users will be able to Post an Event to the calendar by selecting Calendar from the main menu, followed by Post Event from the calendar screen. If the option is enabled, users may also be able to simply select the day of the month to post a new event on that day. In addition to this, users with the appropriate permissions may see a Link to Calendar link at the bottom of each topic. Selecting this link allows users to post a new Event in the calendar, linked to the topic they were viewing when they followed the Link to Calendar link.