Exploring Windows 8 Release Preview Calendar App


Windows 8 Release Preview is all ready for its Users. It imbibes a lot of Applications giving them a revolutionary change in the way they look and function.This article explores the Windows 8 Calendar App, its features and various options which can be put to use for its effective functioning.

Calendars have become an important part of our life especially in this busy and hectic scenario-Multitasking and an agenda of points to be catered to being a part of each individual. Planning and scheduling have today become a need. In such a scenario Calendar App can come handy. As statics show the most of the crucial time of the day is spent on computers either working or else way, Calendar App is the best choice. Let's explore the various features available in the latest Windows 8 operating system.



Calendar App


The Calendar App in Windows 8 is designed catering to the needs of the people. The application is designed focussing on Clarity of Events making it instrumental to plan out ones activities and events. The metro style gives an edge to display the contents of the calendar more clearly and precisely. Here is how it looks like:
Mapping the work schedule along with family activities and other leisure works becomes a lot easier. Windows 8 Calendar App displays a all the events in one display screen enabling a single view for efficient viewing.

Customizing the contents of the Calendar


The Calendar can be linked with the Social Sites like Facebook , Google + to get updates on birthdays and anniversaries. Additionally the settings tab helps to customize what is essential and what is not. The personalised control gives the user freedom to customize and use the app as per his owns needs and demands.
Setting Option


Moving forward and backward


Moving forward and backward in time becomes all the more easy courtesy the swiping action. You are in the page of January and want to move to march. Just swipe two times and voila you reach your target. Accessing and functioning is like a cake wake in Windows 8 Calendar App.
Swiping Action

Viewing Option


Windows 8 Calendar App has the option of viewing the schedule as per ones requirement. One can chose daily, weekly or monthly schedule. This functions without causing disturbance to the other apps. The viewing app appears in the tab which can be easily accessed by swiping from the bottom right hand corner or clicking on the upper right hand corner. Viewing Options like viewing weekly calendar or two day view is also available.
Single View

Updating the Calendar


Updating Calendar in Windows 8 is like a magical experience. The metro style grid application enables easy entry. Tap the date where the entry is to be made and just type in the entries.
Click to Add

Notifications and Reminders


Notifications can be enabled from the Setting Pane of Windows 8.Notifications will pop up on the current screen one is working on or on the start up tile screen as set. The pop up will appear on the screen.
Notification

Playing more with Events


Although Calendars are usually used for a quick brushing up of the events at a glance-it can also be used for a detailed planning of the events in windows 8.



Minute details like time, date, events can also b e chalked out. The digital calendar can be put to effective use.
Event Page
Windows 8 Calendar App gives plethora of option to play with Calendars –the vital App for scheduling and planning out one's life. Window's 8 gives myriad options for customization of the App and makes it more users friendly.


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