1.    16 Aug 2017 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2017
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10 64bit

    Lost option to color categorize entries in Windows 10 calendar.


    Not sure what happened but I used to be able to categorize events with colors. The option came up by right clicking but now when I right click I only get the options Show As and Delete. Older items that I categorized are still showing in their respective colors. This issue started yesterday.
    Thanks for any assistance.
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  2.    27 Aug 2017 #2
    Join Date : Aug 2017
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10 Home

    Same problem here. Completely messed up my system - back to school tomorrow and am going to find it hard to keep track of all my students/classes.
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  3.    27 Aug 2017 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2017
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10 64bit
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by RedVikingHood View Post
    Same problem here. Completely messed up my system - back to school tomorrow and am going to find it hard to keep track of all my students/classes.
    I still have the issue. No one has responded here so I'll try a couple of other forums and if I find a fix I'll report back here. Maybe you could too. Remember : Two beers are better than one. Or something like that
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  4.    27 Aug 2017 #4
    Join Date : Aug 2017
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10 Home

    Apparently Windows dropped the feature.

    I am currently searching for an alternative app now.
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  5.    28 Aug 2017 #5
    Join Date : Aug 2017
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10 Home

    I have found a work around:

    You can enter the events in (or edit them later for the colour) in outlook live which is free. The coloured events sync with the app.
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  6.    28 Aug 2017 #6
    Join Date : Aug 2017
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10 64bit
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by RedVikingHood View Post
    I have found a work around:

    You can enter the events in (or edit them later for the colour) in outlook live which is free. The coloured events sync with the app.
    Awesome. I'll use it too. Thanks!
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 


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