Outlook Calendar

Assigned work in Forecast will show up in your Outlook Calendar

The integration with Outlook Calendar lets you import all of your assigned tasks from Forecast into your Outlook Calendar using the iCal format. Tasks will show up as an all-day event at the top of your calendar. Using the iCal format enables you to add your tasks to any calendar supporting this format.

Setup

Step 1: Go to the Calendar integration, click here.

Step 2: Click the Activate

Step 3: Go to My Profile, click here.

Step 4: Scroll to Calendar integration

Step 5: Copy your unique iCal link

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Step 6: Move to Outlook Calendar (web app or native app)

Step 7 - Web app: Click Add calendar > From Internet

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Step 8 - Web app: Insert your iCal link into "Link to the calendar", give it a name and click Save

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Your assigned tasks from Forecast should now appear in your calendar.

Step 7 - Native app: Click File > Account Settings > Account Settings. On the Internet Calendars tab, click New.

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Step 8 - Native app: Insert your iCal link from Forecast into the text field

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Step 9 - Native app: In the Folder Name field, type the name of the calendar as you want it to appear in Outlook, and then click OK.

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Your assigned tasks from Forecast should now appear in your calendar.