Mac Calendar Software


In terms of organizing your home or office, numerous Mac calendar software apps are now available for Mac devotees. When it comes to calendars don’t think of just the traditional 12 month wall or desk calendar; time management and organization software encompasses so much more. Your Mac’s calendar is a great way to keep track of events like birthdays or business meetings as well as things like syncing your address book and your email to various devices; like your iPhone, iPad, or your laptop computer.


Not Just a Calendar


Dozens of Mac calendar software applications are available for organizing your life and reducing your stress. Here are the top 4 calendar apps for your Mac.

    1. Rainlendar: A customizable app embedded on your desktop with an efficient calendar and to-do list. Rainlendar integrates with just about every other popular calendar app, or you can use it alone. Even with the free version you get almost full functionality. However if you want shared calendar, Outlook, or Google, you will need to purchase the $14 version.

    2. Google Calendar (Web based): Google Calendar is the premiere web based calendar application available. Much of its popularity stems from the fact that it is accessible anywhere and gives you the look and feel of a desktop calendar on your web browser. Google Calendar can sync with just about any desktop calendar.

    3. Thunderbird with Lightening (All platforms): When you combine the open-source email client Thunderbird with the Lightening calendar you have a powerful calendaring tool. Right now it doesn’t support complete integration with your email and contacts like Outlook, but they’re getting there. For a free cross platform app you will have a hard time beating it.

    4. iCal (Mac OS X): iCal comes standard with the Mac OS X platform and is a simple, yet very powerful Mac calendar software application. iCal integrates with the rest of your Mac apps and supports MobileMe syncing to the cloud and the iPod touch and iPhone. This app puts your entire schedule in your pocket.


Printable Calendars

Some people are content to have a calendar on their Mac, while others prefer one they can print, and even others find both useful. Here are some Mac calendar software titles that can be printed and hung on the walls of your home or office.

  • DigiLabs My Photo Calendars: With this software you can create all types of calendars and print them yourself or upload them to their site for professional printing services. With the same software you can also print greeting cards, postcards, and other photo projects. Try it out with their free trial version.
  • Apple iWork Pages: This word processing component of Apple iWork brings together word processing documents and page layout in one program. iWork also combines spreadsheets and Keynote for presentations which you then combine  to create your customized calendar ready for printing.
  • ArcSoft Print Creations: This calendar software has multiple templates including a calendar design element with layout, photo editing, and print wizard. It’s free to download the software, then you purchase each type of template you need. ArcSoft has several monthly and yearly calendar formats to choose from.


Stay Organized

Nothing is worse than running around frantically looking for that missing appointment card from your doctor. Disorganization costs both time and money and can be very stressful. Mac calendar software can eliminate that scenario and bring organization back into your life. There dozens of calendar apps for your Mac and whatever your need, whatever project you’re looking for, there’s an app available to meet those needs.

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