What is calendar synchronization with Gmail?

Article ID: KB24209

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 03-28-2012

 

Product(s) Affected:

  • BlackBerry Bold 9930
  • BlackBerry Bold 9900
  • BlackBerry Bold 9790
  • BlackBerry Bold 9780
  • BlackBerry Bold 9700
  • BlackBerry Bold 9650
  • BlackBerry Bold 9000
  • BlackBerry Curve 9380
  • BlackBerry Curve 9370
  • BlackBerry Curve 9360
  • BlackBerry Curve 9350
  • BlackBerry Curve 9330 (3G)
  • BlackBerry Curve 9300 (3G)
  • BlackBerry Curve 8900
  • BlackBerry Curve 8500 Series
  • BlackBerry Pearl 9100 Series
  • BlackBerry Storm 9550
  • BlackBerry Storm 9530
  • BlackBerry Style 9670
  • BlackBerry Torch 9860
  • BlackBerry Torch 9850
  • BlackBerry Torch 9810
  • BlackBerry Torch 9800
  • BlackBerry Tour 9630
  • BlackBerry Internet Service
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  • BlackBerry® Device Software 5.0.0.176 to 7.1
  • BlackBerry® Internet Service
  • Gmail®
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When a BlackBerry® smartphone user integrates a Gmail® account with the BlackBerry® Internet Service account, Gmail calendar entries can be synchronized with the calendar on the BlackBerry smartphone.

With two-way wireless synchronization, the BlackBerry smartphone user can add, edit, or delete information using a computer or the BlackBerry smartphone.

For details on how to enable or disable calendar synchronization, see KB24204.

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Gmail® calendar synchronization will only synchronize the primary/default calendar. Shared calendars are not supported.

Gmail® calendar synchronization is a new feature offered with the release of BlackBerry Internet Service 3.2

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