Calendar Documentation

Learn the basics, and get to know Calendar inside and out.

Installation

Requirements #

Solspace Calendar is compatible with EE4 and EE3, with mostly the same minimum requirements as listed on the ExpressionEngine Requirements page:

ExpressionEngine 4.x (Calendar 3.x)

  • PHP 7 or newer
  • MySQL 5.6 or newer
  • Windows and macOS browsers:
    • Chrome 21 or newer
    • Firefox 28 or newer
    • Safari 9.0 or newer
    • Internet Explorer 11 or newer
    • Microsoft Edge

ExpressionEngine 3.5.x (Calendar 2.x)

  • PHP 5.3.10 or newer
  • MySQL 5.1 or newer
  • Windows and macOS browsers:
    • Chrome 21 or newer
    • Firefox 28 or newer
    • Safari 9.0 or newer
    • Internet Explorer 11 or newer
    • Microsoft Edge

Installing Instructions #

  1. Unzip the download package:
    • Select the EE version you're installing Calendar for (ee4 for EE 4.x or ee3 for EE 3.x).
    • Within that EE version directory, copy the calendar folder into your sites ./system/user/addons/ directory.
    • Within the themes folder of that EE version directory, copy the calendar folder into your site's ./themes/user/ directory.
  2. Go to the Add-Ons area (under Developer navigation tab), scroll to down to the Third Party Add-Ons section, and find Calendar in the list, and click Install.
  3. Setup and configuring:
    • Before you start using Calendar, you’ll need to create Calendar field(s), calendars, and set some preferences in the Preferences area of the Control Panel.
    • If you wish to install the demo templates, click on the Demo Templates navigation item inside the Control Panel area.