How to Get a Calendar onto Desktop

How to Get a Calendar onto Desktop. For people who are on the computer quite a bit, a desktop calendar is a more practical choice than a conventional paper calendar. A desktop calendar is easy to fill in or check out with the click of the mouse. You can find many different types of desktop calendars and nearly all these calendars are easy to use and install.

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Decide what type of calendar you'd like to get on your desktop. A desktop calendar is a type of software and sometimes you can download this software for free. Other times you'll need to purchase one, especially if you're looking for specific features.

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Find a free desktop calendar online. Two major Internet companies, Google and Yahoo, both provide free calendars for users. In general, most people prefer Google's calendar for its functionality.

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Visit download.com for a list of both free and free to try calendar software. You can sort the lists by various criteria, including reviews, operating systems and file size. If selecting an online desktop calendar, all you have to do is press the "Download Now" and follow the instructions.

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Alternatively, buy your calendar software in a office supply or electronics store. Insert the CD into your computer in order to get the calendar on the desktop. Follow the instructions to install it on your PC.