Wed. Dec 11th, 2019

How to unshare your Google Calendar in 5 simple steps


How to unshare your Google Calendar in 5 simple steps

Our calendars offer a startling amount of insight into our daily lives. 

If you want to unshare your calendar with a specific person or group of people to protect your privacy, Google Calendar makes the process very simple for users to do so in five simple steps. Here’s how. 

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How to unshare your Google calendar 

1. Open your Google calendars by accessing on a browser, and select the matrix of nine dots icon in the top right corner of your screen. 

2. In the left column, click the down arrow beside “My calendars.”

3. Hover over the calendar you want to unshare and then click on the three vertical dots to the right of it.

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4. Click “Settings and sharing.”

5. Scroll down to the “Share with specific people” section and click the “X” besides the contacts you no longer wish to share your calendar with.

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Alternatively, you can also change your sharing settings to show limited information on your schedule without unsharing your calendar entirely. Click on the dropdown menu to the right of the contact’s email and choose “See only free/busy (hide details)”. 


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