Importing a Google Calendar into an eClass course
Last modified on 04 July 2023 01:57 PM
You can import events from Google Calendar into eClass using two methods:
In Google Calendar, locate Settings and sharing respective to the calendar you with to import to eClass.
Under the Integrate calendar section, copy the Secret address in iCal format. You will have to click the eyeball to reveal the information.
In the same Settings and sharing interface, click the Export calendar button located near the top of your Google calendar settings.
This should download a zip file for you to extract the .ics file.
Click on the Import or export calendars link found in any of the Calendar interfaces on eClass, and click the Import calendar button.
With Calendar URL selected from the Import from dropdown, paste the Calendar URL you obtained into the designated field.
Select your update interval, which includes:
The system will check the Calendar URL at those intervals to refresh the calendar data.
Click Import calendar when ready.
With Calendar file (.ics) selected from the Import from dropdown, attach your iCal (.ics) file and choose your event type and click Import calendar when ready.