How to View All Events & Change Calendar Colors in iOS 7 – Quick Beginner Tip

Calendar in iOS 7 has been revamped to sport a very minimal, flat look. While some of us think that Apple went overboard in the simplification, some folks like the new look.

Nevertheless, one of the most important changes in the interface comes to the bird’s eye view of upcoming events in a month (or all months). Although a simplification of sorts puts it in an unexpected place, I think new users and old users alike are going to be confused trying to search for the master events list.

Sponsored Links

How to get a list of all the events that have been entered in your Calendar app:

  • Open the Calendar app
  • Tap on the search icon on top-right
  • This brings up all the events that have been stored in your Calendars
  • Tap on any event to go to that particular day.

How to View All Events in iOS 7

As simple as it sounds, it’s kind of counter-intuitive to put all events under the search tab. But it makes from a search-perspective: if your intention is to search for an event, you might also take a look at the list of all events you’ve stored.

Pre-iOS 7, the events list was shown under the month-view (which was also the default view of the Calendar app). With the recent changes, month-view is no longer the default view and so, this calls for lesser screen real-estate for all events to be shown. Hence, Apple’s decision.

A new iPad user wrote to us asking about changing colors and using different colors for different calendars. It’s a basic tip so skip this if you know it already:

Sponsored Links
  • Open the Calendar app
  • Tap on Calendars. This shows a list of Calendars you have on your iPad/iPhone

Stock Calendar App in iOS 7

  • To change the color of a particular calendar, tap on the “i” icon on the right of the calendar

i Icon on Right of the Calendar in iOS 7

  • Choose a color from the seven options

Edit Calendar Color in iOS 7

  • Done!

Bonus tip: To change the color for a calendar from non-iCloud account (for instance, Gmail calendars), you just have to change the color in the original calendar. If you use a Google Calendar, log in to that calendar on the web and change the color. Then, refresh calendars in the Calendar app on iPhone. The color of the particular calendar will be changed (to the closest equivalent of the color you set). [Thanks to RCheng for the tip!]

Sponsored Links

Check out this link for more iOS 7 tips.

Dhvanesh Adhiyahttps://www.igeeksblog.com
Dhvanesh Adhiya is our editor-in-chief and reviewer who takes care of iGeeksBlog.com. He is passionate for wonderful apps that change the way your iPhone interacts in your life.

7 COMMENTS

  1. The calendars that I want to change the color on do not have the (i) to the right – these are mostly gmail and facebook calendars. Any ideas?

    • In your gmail calendar, change the color of your tasks/events there – when you reopen your iPhone/iPad calendar, the color will update.

    • Unfortunately, the color change is available only for iCloud calendars.
      You could import the calendar into iCloud if you prefer having the
      ability to change colors.

  2. Your comment is awaiting moderation

    Ꭺt this time it ѕeems like WordPress іs the bеst blogging platform aνailable right now.
    (frߋm wһat Ι’ve read) Iѕ thɑt what yoս ɑre
    using on youur blog?

  3. Your comment is awaiting moderation

    Hi, I do think this is a great web site. I stumbledupon it ;) I will
    return once again since I saved as a favorite it.
    Money and freedom is the greatest way to change, may
    you be rich and continue to help others.

  4. Your comment is awaiting moderation

    Hey there superb blog! Does running a blog similar to
    this take a great deal of work? I’ve no knowledge of coding but I had been hoping to start my own blog in the near future.
    Anyhow, if you have any suggestions or techniques for new blog owners please share.
    I understand this is off subject nevertheless I simply had to ask.
    Cheers!

  5. Your comment is awaiting moderation

    I seriously love your site.. Excellent colors & theme.
    Did you build this amazing site yourself? Please reply back
    as I’m hoping to create my own blog and would like to learn where you got this from or exactly what the theme is called.
    Cheers!

  6. Your comment is awaiting moderation

    My family every time say that I am wasting my time here at net, except I know
    I am getting knowledge evfery day by reading thes pleasant articles.

  7. Your comment is awaiting moderation

    Hi! This is my first comment here so I just wanted to give a quick shout
    out and tell you I really enjoy reading through your articles.

    Can you recommend any other blogs/websites/forums that deal with the
    same subjects? Thanks a ton!

  8. Your comment is awaiting moderation

    I don’t even know how I ended up here, but I thought
    this post was good. I do not know who you are but certainly you are going
    to a famous blogger if you are not already ;) Cheers!

  9. Your comment is awaiting moderation

    kinh nghiệm xây nhà giá rẻ Chuẩn bị xây nhà chắc hẳn các Qúy Gia chủ phải lo lắng nhiều lắm,
    bởi khi xây nhà Qúy Gia chủ phải chuẩn bị bao nhiêu
    thứ, nào là kinh phí xây nhà, xây như thế nào, thiết kế kiến trúc căn nhà như thế nào?, hình dáng hình dáng ra làm
    sao, giấy phép, thủ tục pháp lý như thế nào v v…
    tư vấn xây nhà giá rẻ Nhà thầu tự thiết
    kế thi công sẽ có cái nhiền chính xác hơn về công năng và
    không gian sử dụng trên bản vẽ và thực tế khi thi công, điều này
    cực kì hiệu quả vì quý vị sẽ có cái nhiền ngay từ
    đầu về tổng thể căn nhà mình một chính xác.
    công ty xây dựng đại nghĩa u cầu xây dựng
    nhà ngày càng nhiều, hầu hết quý gia chủ đang
    lo lắng cho dự định xây nhà của gia đình mình.
    Hiện nay đại đa số khách hàng đều mong muốn xây
    nhà trọn gói tức là khoán trọn gói nhân công..
    Kiên Giang Công ty Xây Dựng Nguyên được biết từ khi công ty triển khai dịch vụ này có rất nhiều người quan tâm và
    đã tìm đếnV… Đơn giáTừ 4.500.000 -> 6.500.000đ/m2 sàn XD( Giá cụ thể tùy theo qui mô công
    trình, chủng loại vật tư… )

  10. Your comment is awaiting moderation

    bạn muốn biết chi phí xây ngôi nhà của mình
    Việc này đòi hỏi bạn phải tìm tòi nhiều tư liệu và tham khảo ý kiến của những người có kinh nghiệm và hiểu biết, sau đó
    dành thời gian tham khảo các trang thiết
    kế..… về giá cả công ty chúng tôi tốt nhất iểu cách trang trí
    nên đơn giản, khiêm tốn. Công thợ trang trí gờ phào, hoa văn đắt hơn công xây thường rất nhiều nên nếu đơn giản được sẽ tiết kiệm được
    tiền công Dịch vụ xây dựng Bạn cần nhớ
    là nhà đẹp là do các bộ phận hài hòa với nhau, chứ không do
    nhiều chi tiết hoa văn Ba tri Như một ngôi nhà xây lên không cân đối, cao lênh khênh hoặc lệch kiểu nặng bồng nhẹ tếch thì có trang trí bao nhiêu
    cũng khó đẹp lên được.… Đơn giá xây nhà trọn gói
    từ 3.200.000 đến 5.000.000đ / m2 xây dựng hoàn công
    Đơn giá trên phụ thuộc vào chất liêu thi công
    thiết kế biệt thự

  11. Your comment is awaiting moderation

    It just isn’t uncommon so they can spend $300 over
    a dinner for friends from a big score and after
    that must borrow $50 to cover their phone bill that weekend.
    There is a killer statistic hidden in Bookie Robbery which will demonstrate steps to
    make quick cash from tennis betting. The evaluation can assist the professional to ascertain how bad the person’s behavior has become, what went down within the past to trigger this type of action and the way they could help the person to view from the
    idea that there are additional solutions to take care of issues rather than to adapt destructive behavior patterns.

  12. Your comment is awaiting moderation

    Casinos continued to emerge throughout Europe and with regards
    to American history, on line casinos arose in four major cities, Chicago,
    San Francisco, New Orleans and St Louis. HORSE poker is one game consisting of several,
    including bouts of Texas Holdem, Omaha Eight, Razz (low card), Seven Card Stud and Seven Card Stud
    Eight. Surveys demonstrate that online bettors use their cell phones in vast quantities,
    the ones numbers are only expected to rise in the next few years.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Best USB C to Lightning Cables: Power Up Your Smartphone 40% Faster

The long due fast charging has arrived on iPhone X, iPhone 8/8 Plus. But you need to use USB C to Lightning cable and...

16 iPad and iPhone Apps Price Drop – 17 August 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...

18 Paid iPad and iPhone Apps Gone Free Today – 17 August 2018

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

Apple’s tall claims of security falsified by an Australian teen; hacked into the secure computer network

Apple is a company that has always produced high-quality products known for their privacy and security. But the company has failed to maintain its...