This fully customizable calendar with notes, tasks, alarms and contacts provides seamless integration and interactivity with the desktop background. You can organize your data in color coded layers and share them with other people on a local area network. The program can integrate with Outlook to show its appointments and tasks on the desktop. Preset calendars with holidays for many different countries are included, too. There are options for changing calendar icons, fonts and colors, marking weekdays of choice and marking dates with notes and/or alarms. You can have a text only version of the calendar and choose between displaying one, two or three months on the desktop. More than 300 icons divided in 9 categories are available for marking notes. Recurrence patterns are available for both notes and alarms. An alarm can be stand alone or attached to a note. If interactive desktop option is enabled, the program accepts direct clicks on dates, notes and tasks displayed on the desktop. You can set each note to normal, private or invisible desktop view. In addition you can set layer properties so all notes from some layer have those properties automatically. Printing calendar data is easy and includes an option to choose date range for printing notes. Built-in address book allows you to maintain detailed information about all your contacts, personal and business alike. Importing contacts from different sources is possible. Google and other web based iCal calendars are supported through direct connection with their ICS files. Special desktop pictures option will let you add some of your pictures to existing desktop background. For importing and exporting calendar data the program supports iCal and comma separated values CSV formats. The program saves daily backup automatically. As a bonus you get the world clock screen saver that shows your computer's time, plus five major time zones around the world. Finally, native 64-bit version of the program is also available.
What's New in this Release: Version 7.96 improves tooltips that show up in the Notes/Tasks Bar on the desktop so they show additional note description.
Link to Active Desktop Calendar sample code
Platform: Win2000,Win7 x32,Win7 x64,WinVista,WinVista x64,WinXP
License: Free To Try
Business::PIMS & Calendars
Date Added: Oct 30, 2006
Last check for an update: Oct 20, 2016
Last version date: Nov 23, 2011
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