Unwanted Calendar Alerts on iPhone from Subscribed Calendar

Discussion in 'Apple Music, Apple Pay, iCloud, Apple Services' started by ckurt25, Jun 15, 2011.

  1. macrumors 6502a


    Mar 25, 2009
    Grand Rapids, MI
    My friend shared her (Google) calendar with me and I subscribed to it in iCal. Under info, I have it set up for mobileme as the location. I've checked the boxes that say remove alarms, attachments and to do items. I don't get alerts in iCal on my iMac but they come up on my iPhone. Is there any way to fix this?

    I had originally tried to subscribe to the calendar on my iPhone and I could go into Settings > Calendars and turn off alerts there. The problem with that was that it seemed to be a big resource hog. When I opened up the calendar app on my iPhone, scrolling around the calendar was difficult and it appeared to be a big drain on my battery. I don't know if it was a coincidence or if subscribing to her calendar directly on my iPhone was the cause but it all seems to have stopped draining my battery now that I have it going through iCal & Mobileme.

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