Event Calendar Subscriptions

When subscribing to the events calendar in LaunchSpot here are a few things you should know.

What Calendars are supported?
Google Calendar
Outlook.com Calendar
Office 365 Calendar

What Calendar work but are not supported?
Any desktop calendar client that supports external calendar urls.
Any web calendar client that supports external calendar urls.
Note: While you can use other services we do not currently offer troubleshooting or support for this.

Office 2011 or 2016 - Outlook (Desktop) for Mac:
Microsoft did not build in support for external calendars in their mac desktop application.  A workaround can be found here:
http://www.officeformachelp.com/2015/01/subscribe-to-online-calendars-and-access-them-in-outlook-for-mac/
Note: While you can do this we do not currently offer troubleshooting or support for this setup.

How often does the data get updated in my calendar (sync)?
1. Google - happens often within minutes but their official stance is that it can take up to 12 hours.  Details:
 https://support.google.com/calendar/answer/37100?hl=en&ref_topic=1672445

2. Microsoft - happens often and their official stance is it can take a few hours.  Details:
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Open-an-Internet-calendar-in-Outlook-Web-App-5de44446-aa16-4e8f-9ddd-84f170446226



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