1. K B's Avatar
    Have been using a BB for years but have never used the calendar. Was just looking for an app that would send me a reminder for important dates like birthdays and then I wondered if the calendar would do this.

    Have been looking around a bit.... if I enter a birthday in Contacts, I see that it shows up in the Calendar.

    So under Options in the Calendar, I set the default reminder to 3 days. Does this mean that I will get some sort of note 3 days before a birthday? Do I have to open the Calendar to see it, or is it an email, or what?

    Thanks for any help.
    10-11-08 03:29 PM
  2. Reed McLay's Avatar
    When the reminder comes due, it pops up a window on your device. It will stay there until you dismiss or reset the reminder.

    It works for Birthdays and Anniversaries from contacts, along with your regular appointments.
    10-11-08 03:33 PM
  3. Chrisy's Avatar
    You will get a white box alarm alert.

    While in Calendar:

    Menu
    Options
    General Options

    Here you can set various Calendar functions such as Default Reminder, Start/End Of Day, Initial View.



    In Profiles:

    Edit
    Calendar

    Here you can edit the type of alerts you will get for your calendar such as tone and Volume.
    Last edited by chrisy520; 10-11-08 at 03:40 PM.
    10-11-08 03:35 PM
  4. superaj's Avatar
    I use a program called got2. I like it because it lists my appointments etc for the next 7 days. Here is the link if you want to check it out. http://forums.crackberry.com/f35/got...-people-61919/

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    10-11-08 03:36 PM
  5. K B's Avatar
    So good to know.

    Is it possible to have more than one reminder.... like, one 3 days before and another 1 day before and another the day of?

    I am really absent-minded.

    Thanks for your answer, Reed!
    10-11-08 03:36 PM
  6. superaj's Avatar
    Oh yeah and anything that is in your berry calendar will sync with got2.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    10-11-08 03:37 PM
  7. K B's Avatar
    I will check out Got2 - thanks AJ.

    Multiple alerts possible in BB calendar?
    10-11-08 03:44 PM
  8. Shelbydavey's Avatar
    how do you change the calendar reminder tone/notifier/sound?????
    02-20-09 03:55 PM
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