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iCal Update Fiasco: Publishing to web site

2479 Views 5 Replies Latest reply: Jan 5, 2011 11:50 PM by Byroncoughlin RSS
cp_whaley Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
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Jan 3, 2011 7:24 AM
This latest update seems to be a total disaster!

First, the disappearing items from all calendars. After syncing them back from MobileMe, all my calendars now show up under a MobileMe directory instead of On My Mac. What about if I didn't have a MobileMe account? What if I cancelled my MobileMe account? Would I lose everything forever?

Now, the calendars that I have published before inside iframes at my web site will not update.

I have several, but previously I just had to specify "http://ical.me.com/cwhaley/Toronto_Live Music" as the SRC in my iframe and the latest version of the calendar appeared there. Now, no events have been updated since the latest update fiasco. Can this be fixed?

The previous Publish routine was so simple. Now it's a mess.

Help!
G5 iMac, Mac OS X (10.6.5)
  • DavidMH Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
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    Jan 3, 2011 12:56 PM (in response to cp_whaley)
    I have the same issue. I too recently upgraded. After frustration as some entries show up in Mobile Me and synched computers and some don't, i noticed I now have TWO duplicate groups of calendars on my iMac27: one is named "ON MY MAC", and the other is "....(my account)@ME.COM". I never noticed this until today, and have apparently been kind of randomly making entries in both groups on the iMac. Therefore, some synch with other devices, some don't. the entries made in the "ON MY MAC" group don't seem to synch with Mobile Me. Weird. Apple, where are you????
    iMac27, Mac OS X (10.4.3), iPhone 3G, iPad
  • dontbestupid Calculating status...
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    Jan 5, 2011 9:54 AM (in response to cp_whaley)
    Try selecting the calendar that no longer publishes to website. Select 'Calendar' from the menu bar and 'Change Location'. Leave the publishing server as mobile me and check the box 'Publish Changes Automatically '. Then, click 'Publish'. Your calendar changes should update to website now.
    MacBook Pro 17", Mac OS X (10.6.5)
  • Byroncoughlin Level 1 Level 1 (5 points)
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    Jan 5, 2011 11:50 PM (in response to dontbestupid)
    Thanks dontbestupid, toggling the checkbox 'Publish changes automatically' off and then on again under 'Change Location' seemed to work for me. My changes now update to the website.

    Thanks
    Macbook Pro, Mac OS X (10.6.5)

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