Question Synology calendar on Android phones?

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Question Synology calendar on Android phones?

WST16

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DS216+II : DS118 : APC Back UPS ES 700 — Mac/iOS user
Hi,

I have Calendar configured on the DS and it shows up fine on all my iOS devices Calendar's app. How to make it work on an Android phone?
Do I need a special app?

I know nothing about Android, two colleagues are using them and I don't know how to make calendar entries show up on their phones.

Any suggestions please?
 

WST16

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NAS
DS216+II : DS118 : APC Back UPS ES 700 — Mac/iOS user
Thank you. The URL is not working but I found it on the play store :)

So with this app configured, calendar entries should appear in the default Android calendar, right?
Silly question maybe, but I really don’t know anything about Android.

Sorry, one more thing. How to enter new events on the Synology calendar with this app?
 

Shadow

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NAS
DS216+ DS118
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RT1900ac
Hi,

I use davx5 - CalDAV/CardDAV Client (formerly davdroid) and it works with my Samsung S8 built-in calendar. Try it:

I use this as well on my HTC phone. Works well. My calender and contact are in sync with my NAS.

This app will serve as a background service that can sync the contact and calender items to the NAS and you use the native Android apps to manage your calendar and contacts.
 

Telos

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FWIW, I abandoned Google Calendar for Business Calendar. Davx5 works fine there too.

Besides calendaring, you can also use Davx5 to sync your Syno CardDAV contacts.
 

WST16

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NAS
DS216+II : DS118 : APC Back UPS ES 700 — Mac/iOS user
Thank you all. I’ll point the guys to this app. Hopefully they’ll repent soon and use iOS :)
 

Propaganda

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Synology 1815+
I use CalDAV-Sync

 

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