Office 365 (Apple iCal/Calendar) - Create Groups

This document explains how to create groups with Apple iCal (Mac OS 10.5-7) or Calendar (Mac OS 10.8-9).

Create Groups

Apple iCal/Calendar provides no mechanism for creating, modifying, or deleting groups. However, one can use the Address Book application (called Contacts in OS 10.8-9) to create groups from entries in one's local address books. If one has added the UW White Pages directory as an address book (see this KB doc for how to do that), one can use it to search for UW people, add them to a local address book, and create groups with them. These groups can then be used for event invitations (see this KB doc for how to do that).

To create a group in the Address Book or Contacts application: