How to Set Calendar Start Day in iPhone and iPad on iOS 8

Generally, the Calendar app on iPhone/iPad defaults to Sunday as the starting day of the week (if you’re in the U.S). But what if you want to start your week on any other day than Sunday?

iOS lets you customize your calendar by selecting the starting of your week of your choice. You can make the changes according to your personal preference or for your organizational schedules.

Sponsored Links

How to Set Calendar Start Day in iPhone and iPad on iOS 8

How to Set a Different Start Day for Your Calendar in iOS 8 on iPhone and iPad:

Step #1. Go to the Settings app.

Step #2. Select Mail, Contacts, Calendar.

Step #3. Scroll down and under the Calendars label, tap on Start Week on.

Sponsored Links

Set Calendar Start Day in iPhone and iPad on iOS 8

Step #4. You can select your favorite day at the start of the week.

Step #5. That’s about it. Quit the Settings app and restart your Calendar app to verify the changes.

Also check out: How to Change Default Calendar on your iPhone

Sponsored Links

Most countries prefer Sunday/Monday as the start day of the week but if your organization calls for a different day as the start of the week, you can use this nifty little setting.

Shifting the start-day-of-the-week has no effects whatsoever on any of your calendars. The change, however, is global so all the synced calendars on your iPhone (even those that are outside the iCloud loop, for instance, your Google Calendar) will start with the selected day of the week. And needless to say, the changes you just made reflect only on your iDevice.

Also, this setting doesn’t carry over to your other connected devices. For instance, if you’ve synced your calendar across your iPhone and iPad, the changes you made to Start Week On on your iPhone will not be reflected on your iPad. They are local to the iPhone.

Wish to catch up with more such articles? Make sure to download our app and stay tuned with us via FacebookTwitter, and Google Plus to never miss our latest stories.

Sponsored Links
Dhvanesh Adhiyahttps://www.igeeksblog.com
Dhvanesh Adhiya is the founder and editor-in-chief who takes care of audio, visual, and textual contents uploaded on iGeeksBlog.com. He is passionate about wonderful apps that change the way your iPhone interacts in your life.

Latest Articles

41 iPad and iPhone Apps Price Drop – 17 November 2018

What happens when you come to know that one of your favorite iPhone/iPad apps price has just dropped-and available at a huge discount? A...

15 Paid iPad and iPhone Apps Gone Free Today – 17 November 2018

iOS Apps Gone Free TodayWhile there are tons of awesome apps available for free, a number of extraordinary ones come at a certain commercial...

iPhone Pessimism: iPhone’s Form Maybe Down But Class Remains Intact As Ever

The other day, some of my fellow friends came shouting to me. "What on earth you are enjoying the night's sleep while the Apple...

Best 11-inch iPad Pro Keyboard Cases: Ideal for Seamless Typing Experience

What's an iPad Pro without an elegant keyboard case? Nothing but a good tablet without an X-factor. Keeping in mind the high demand, I've...